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Blog category: Opinion

What’s Your Story: Part I

What’s Your Story: Part I

July 4, 2013 | Opinion | by Adrienne

At the heart of our company, we are a group of fun-loving-quirky individuals. Every company and every person has a story. It’s all in how you tell it.

The 8th Annual InspiraTO Festival: Toronto’s Got Talent

The 8th Annual InspiraTO Festival: Toronto’s Got Talent

June 11, 2013 | Opinion | Short film | by Jenn

What a vast array of acting and writing and directing talent. I was in awe, I was laughing, and I was certainly paying attention to all the details that went into each short play.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Creative Cloud: Are you on board?

June 7, 2013 | Opinion | by Catherine

Adobe will be releasing Creative Cloud, its newest suite of software next month. If you haven’t already heard: there are going to be a lot of changes.

ATA Carnet: How to Cross a Border (Part II)

ATA Carnet: How to Cross a Border (Part II)

June 6, 2013 | Opinion | by Serena

In our previous post, we talked about the ATA Carnet and how we use one for our travels when bringing professional equipment through a foreign country.

To Fly or Not to Fly: How to Cross a Border (Part I)

To Fly or Not to Fly: How to Cross a Border (Part I)

May 23, 2013 | Opinion | by Stan

When we travel we don’t fit the profile of a vacationer with all our cases of equipment and gear. Enter the carnet!

Logo Redesign: HBC and Hudson’s Bay

Logo Redesign: HBC and Hudson’s Bay

April 10, 2013 | Opinion | by Catherine

HBC and Hudson’s Bay recently underwent brand transformations. What do you think of the new logos?

Doodling at Google

Doodling at Google

March 5, 2013 | Opinion | by Catherine

There is nothing like opening Google bright and early in the morning and finding that it’s a Google Doodle day! It’s always fun to look up the person or event that is being celebrated, and even more fun when the doodle involves some interaction or a game.

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This Just In: All-Canadian Film Channel?

February 18, 2013 | Opinion | by Jenn

I emailed the station to ask how we can support Starlight and Norm Bolen, himself, wrote back.

Goodbye to the penny

Find a penny, pick it up!

February 13, 2013 | Opinion | by Catherine

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 137 years old, the Canadian penny was no more.

Pantone swatches

Pantone swatch disrepancies in CS5/CS6

February 7, 2013 | Opinion | by Catherine

Notice a difference on screen between your Illustrator CS5 and CS6 Pantone swatches? We have good news: it’s not your eyes!

Writing Her Way Into the World

Writing Her Way Into the World

January 31, 2013 | Opinion | by Silverpoint

An Adrienne Sharp vlog.

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Twas the Night Before the Holidays…

December 20, 2012 | News | Opinion | by Silverpoint

A bundle of things he had placed in a sac, and he looked like St. Nick just opening his pack!

Gifts for everyone on your list

Gifts for EVERYONE on your list!

December 10, 2012 | Opinion | by Catherine

By now you’re probably racking your brain, trying to figure out what gifts to get those hard-to-buy-for people on your list (or putting it off hoping gifts will magically appear). Well, you’re in luck! We have created a list of gifts that everyone will love – and if they don’t love any of these, then maybe a coal in their sock will suffice.

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What Music Does for the Soul

December 6, 2012 | News | Opinion | by Stephen

Music is the universal language.

Lumir at Museum of New

Lumir at Museum of New

November 16, 2012 | Opinion | by Keith

A Symbiotic Experience

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Here comes the sun – Sun Seeker App Review

November 21, 2011 | Opinion | by Stan

Sun Seeker was able to tell me when and where to frame the camera in order to get our desired effect.

Landscape Animation – The New Standard

Landscape Animation – The New Standard

October 5, 2011 | Opinion | by Silverpoint

The New Standard

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Technicolor CineStyle & Zacuto EVF Review

September 7, 2011 | Opinion | by Stan

There was an improvement in quality after introducing the Technicolor Cinestyle into our workflow.

Aerials using our gyro

Aerial Videos & Gyros

April 20, 2011 | Opinion | by Keith

Being up in the air, feeling the wind rush through me, composing the shot and seeing the beautiful smooth footage is an experience like no other, an experience I suggest all cinematographers to undertake.

Aputure Timer Remote Control TC-80N3

Aputure Timer Remote Control TC-80N3

October 18, 2010 | Opinion | by Stan

A Silverpoint tech review with Stan Yamashita.