Offline, Last login 10/22/2019, Member since 8/23/2016

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About me

"Everything I ever did to make a living is now just rehab."

My interests

Retired Musical Director & Producer, Phototechnical Field Engineer and Production Supervisor, Nonprofit Director and Grant Administrator, G/T/2E Educator, Administrator, and Developmental Intervention Design. (23 years)

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-- AFM, ASCAP, BMI, ACB, Retired in good standing

Regional Production / Music Direction Credits: West Side Story (1996), The Who's Tommy (1998), Anything Goes (1998, 2000), Suds (2001), Joseph... Technicolor Dreamcoat (2002), Fiddler on the Roof (2003), Little Shop of Horrors (2004), South Pacific (2005), Hello, Dolly! (2005), Grease! (2006), The Sound of Music (school) (2007), Jesus Christ, Superstar (2007), A Funny Thing... Forum (2008), The Fantasticks (1967, 2009)

-- Film and Imaging QA / Training Certifications

Technicolor Corp., Eastman Kodak, Inc., Noritsu, Pako, Hope Industries, Gretag Macbeth, CPI, Pallas Chicago/Denver, Phototron, QMI.

-- A few of my personal Mentors (including a couple I pissed off):

Frank Ishihara, Mike Spencer, Mickey Pallas*, Ted Alexander, Jim Bragg, Dan Benson*, Jake Balzer, Ph.D., Fay Smith, M.D., Dewey Hatch*, the spirit of Thomas Frosted (White Bear)*, John G. Neihardt*, John Meyer, Teryl Gorrell, Students who dared, and a couple of annoying Muses*.

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My Vegas Articles

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Software Deinterlacer Shootout 2019

Convert 60p to 60i Sample Project

Wagging the Dog -- Effects of Hyperoptimal Upload Bitrates on Youtube Quality

RGB / YUV Intermediate Codec Shootout - 2018

Speaking Good Video -- a Beginner's Guide

PC to TV Levels -- A Comedy of Errors

10 Bit vs. 8 Bit Grading -- The Musical

This is Not About Grading

Seven Lossless Codecs Rendering Comparison (2011)

Posterization in Vegas,

Math Quiz for Editors

Monitor and Viewing Conditions for Color Correcting (not updated yet)

My free dual range RGB YUV grayscale and stepwedge for handoff, screens, and printers

Vegas to YouTube Tutorial (2011, not updated)

Better Clipping Demo (using Photoshop Action)

Other Published Resources Compiled by Nick, Set, et al​​​​​

How to Disable so4compoundplug.dll

How to Post File Properties in Vegas



Set's Vegas Pro Tutorial list

Official Vegas Video Tutorials

Tested OBS Studio Settings for Vegas