LAPPG Wed Oct. 8th: 'Gone Girl' Workflow & Atomos Shogun

The Los Angeles Post Production Group’s October meeting is next Wednesday. This month’s meeting will bring post production engineer Jeff Brue and assistant editor Tyler Nelson of ‘Gone Girl’ to discuss their workflow, as well as Heather Williams of Atomos to present their 4K Shogun recorder.
As the first “6K real-time review pipeline in any feature film production”, Jeff Brue and Tyler Nelson will speak about shooting in 6K on the RED Dragon and using Premiere Pro for post. As for Atomos, you can get a glimpse of their new Shogun before anyone else in the US when Heather Williams presents all its wonderful 4K functions.
As always, there will be awesome prizes, so be sure to register for next week here:
Check out more on the meeting below, and be sure to visit for more.



Gone girl with captionDavid Fincher’s latest feature film, Gone Girl employed the most advanced technical workflows of any film ever produced to date. Gone Girl marks the first 6K real-time review pipeline in any feature film production. Meet Gone Girl post production engineer, Jeff Brue and assistant editor, Tyler Nelson as they discuss the challenges of shooting in 6K on the RED Dragon camera and the streamlined workflow featuring Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC powered by HP Z Workstations with Intel® Xeon® processors and NVIDIA Next-Gen Quadro GPUs.

Jeff BrueJeff Brue is a Technical Consultant specializing in extremely performant studio architecture. Jeff has designed the compute architecture and storage infrastructure of over 40 facilities and productions worldwide. He founded Open Drives in 2011 in order to provide the next generation of storage infrastructure for data centric production. He has designed infrastructure for productions such asLawlessAmerican Hustle, and House of Cards. His background in Visual Effects and Post Production includes working on over 135 features and 60 commercial productions. Jeff is currently the CTO of Open Drives in Santa Monica.

Tyler NelsonTyler Nelson is the assistant editor of 20th Century Fox’s Gone Girldirected by David Fincher. He is known for developing cutting edge technical workflows that enable directors to make changes until the very last minute, saving significant dollars in production costs. His previous projects included House of CardsThe Girl with the Dragon TattooThe Social Network, and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. For the past eight years, he has assisted the two-time Academy Award winning editors, Kirk Baxter, ACE and Angus Wall, ACE. He started his career as an assistant editor at Wall’s commercial editorial house, Rock Paper Scissors, before moving from commercials to feature films.



Shogun3-1Plus, Heather Williams will be here give us a peek at the latest addition to the Atomos line of Recorders-Monitors-Playback Decks, the 4K Shogun. Be one of the first in the US to see it fresh from the IBC show in Amsterdam. This product is not only a spectacular monitor with 1920 x 1200 resolution and professional monitor features; the Shogun also has the ability to record 4K from not just SDI cameras like the C500, but from HDMI cameras such as the popular Panasonic GH4 and Sony A7s as well.


Written by Jake Fruia

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David Fincher's Gone Girl Edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CC