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Behind the Lens: ProPresenter – Editing Your Workspace

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Hello everyone! Chance here with another edition of BMD’s tech blog series “Behind the Lens!” We’ve recently had the opportunity to start offering pre-made workspaces for our newest playback option: ProPresenter. While these shows are completely done and ready to play, many clients are looking to make small edits to how the media plays to better match their specific production. This is absolutely doable, and…

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Behind the Lens: Customizing Your Show

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Hello everyone, Chance here with another edition of BMD’s blog series “Behind the Lens!” Recently I’ve found myself discussing the specifics of each client’s show with them, and how our content can be best integrated into their vision. It is because of this that I’ve decided to create a few simple rules to follow in order to have a successful production: 1. Give yourself some time…

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With You Every Step of the Way!

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Hi folks, Pat the Account Manager here again! I wanted to reach out and break down everything that goes on behind the scenes here at BMD to ensure that you have a great production when you work with us. I might have mentioned this before but I’ll say it again, we’re not just sending you a product and leaving you to figure it all out…

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Behind the Lens: Accessing Your ProPresenter Workspace

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Hello everyone! Chance here with another edition of BMD’s tech blog series “Behind the Lens!” Today we’re going to talk through the process of downloading and accessing your ProPresenter workspace supplied by BMD!  What is ProPresenter? We have gone into this in depth in previous blog posts, but to summarize ProPresenter is playback system for Mac and Windows that can be used to cue content. We…

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Behind the Lens: Color Correction with ImageCue

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How to make your surface look as good as it can!   Hello everyone, Chance here with another edition of BMD’s tech blog series “Behind the Lens!” Today we’re going to talk about how to work the color calibration with your ImageCue to make the projected content work with whatever surface you are using. ImageCue was designed to work with a plethora of projection surfaces! Most…

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Behind the Lens: ProPresenter

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ProPresenter Tips and Tricks! Hello everyone! Chance here with another edition of BMD’s tech blog series “Behind the Lens!” This past week I’ve finally gotten an opportunity to put myself in front of ProPresenter and build an entire show. For those who are unsure, ProPresenter is a PC or Mac based playback software that works quite well with BMD’s content. Putting an entire show together has…

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Behind the Lens: Mitti

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Introducing a new video playback option!  Hello everyone! Chance here with another super special edition of BMD’s tech blog series “Behind the Lens!” Summertime is usually the opportunity for me and the other techs in the office to explore and expand our understanding of the various softwares and hardwares on the market that are conducive to BMD’s content. This past month I found a special little…

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Scenic Projections. What? Why?

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Hello everyone! It’s your friendly neighborhood account manager Pat coming at you with  another blog for your reading pleasure. Today I wanted to take some time to talk about the product that we create here at BMD and address the questions that everyone I speak to (my Mom) ask about our company: what are scenic projections and why would you need to use them? Good…

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Behind the Lens: BMD Content and Aspect Ratios

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Hello everyone, Chance here with another edition of BMD’s tech blog series “Behind the Lens!” Back in February, I wrote a blog detailing what an Aspect Ratio is, and how to figure out which one you have. If you don’t remember, you can brush up on it here: http://broadwaymediadistribution.com/index.php/2017/02/03/behind-the-lens-resolution-and-aspect-ratio/ Ultimately there are 3 different aspect ratios you will probably deal with when working with projectors: 4:3,…

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Behind the Lens: Incorporating Audio with Projections

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Chance here, with another edition of BMD’s tech blog series “Behind the Lens!” This week we’re going to talk about how to incorporate user audio with BMD Scenic Projections. By default our projections do not include audio, but you can absolutely use your own audio to enhance the overall performance! Please note that not all cueing softwares will allow you to do this, so take a…

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