NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 5-2-11

It was truly a blessing to have my last night directing for NAZ Today go smoothly. The show looked pretty good, the content was interesting, and there were no problems during live production. I’d say that this is actually one of the best shows this semester in terms of production quality. Some trivia: Over the […]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 3-7-11

There were some interesting camera movements necessary to pull off this particular show. Fortunately, my floor director and camera ops were able to move quickly and get the shots we needed. Getting the end-of-show smooth, though, is always so difficult! [media id=58 width=500 height=375]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 2-28-11

This show went particularly well, with nice, fast transitions and good timing. (We were on time for pretty much the entire show.) The quick out was caused by anchors over-bantering. One problem I have with the program right now is the mismatch of graphics. There’s still no central visual theme. Each segment bump looks different […]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 10-11-10

After recording director’s cuts for most of the fall 2009 semester, I felt I had plenty of examples of my ability to direct, so I didn’t record any during spring. This fall, I decided to make a few more cuts, and overall, I’m very happy with the directing I’ve been doing. I’ve learned to pay close […]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 12-2-09

Preface: A director’s cut for NAZ Today is a recording of an entire show with the director’s headset chatter audible. Recorded December 2, 2009. Left: Headset audio.Right: Program audio. Pre-roll included: Bars and tone, black. TRT: 31:35 Notes for this show: The second half of this show (C-E blocks) were directed by Haley Quiner, currently […]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 11-25-09

Preface: A director’s cut for NAZ Today is a recording of an entire show with the director’s headset chatter audible. Recorded November 25, 2009. Left: Headset audio. Right: Program audio. Pre-roll included: Bars and tone, black. TRT: 31:24 Notes for this show: Two slip-ups. One instructing a camera to re-frame for a standard shot instead of […]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 11-19-09

Preface: A director’s cut for NAZ Today is a recording of an entire show with the director’s headset chatter audible. Recorded November 19, 2009. Left: Headset audio. Right: Program audio. Pre- roll included: Bars and tone, black. TRT: 32:31 [media id=20 width=500 height=375]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 11-18-09

Preface: A director’s cut for NAZ Today is a recording of an entire show with the director’s headset chatter audible. Recorded November 18, 2009. Left: Headset audio. Right: Program audio. Pre- roll included: Bars and tone, black. TRT: 32:00 [media id=19 width=500 height=375] Note: During this particular show, I was highly stressed after taking care of late […]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 11-12-09

Preface: A director’s cut for NAZ Today is a recording of an entire show with the director’s headset chatter audible. Recorded November 12, 2009. Left: Headset audio. Right: Program audio. Pre- roll included: Bars and tone, black. TRT: 35:16 [media id=17 width=500 height=375]

NAZ Today – Director’s Cut 10-28-09

Preface: A director’s cut for NAZ Today is a recording of an entire show with the director’s headset chatter audible. Recorded October 28, 2009. Left: Headset audio. Right: Program audio. Pre- roll included: Bars and tone, black. TRT: 32:21 [media id=18 width=500 height=375]