This Saturday September 19th, from 5pm-630pm APA members are invited to join Gaffer Greg Harris, DP Mark Braun and Art Director/EfX Supervisor Will Stewart in a Meet-Up to discuss how we get work assignments as freelancers.
This is a no-host event--excellent food and craft beers are available at the venue.
How to Survive (and Thrive) as a Freelancer: Getting a job, Keeping a Job, and Getting the Next One
-hope is not a plan---effective internet searches
-networking with people is not gossiping
-job referral do's and don'ts--- tales of woe, tales of chance, tales of happiness
-local prevailing rates/negotiating fair wages and deal memos---"This is not Bangladesh, this is America!"
-tips on how to decode calls and emails with producers and production coordinators: what they say and what it really means....
Location: The Auld Dubliner
$$ · Irish Pub
Traditional pub offering Irish fare, beers & whiskey, plus live music, in a collegial setting.
Located in: The University of Arizona
Address: 800 E University Blvd # 104, Tucson, AZ 85719
Open today · 11:30 am – 2:00 am
Also on Saturday September 19 from 10am to 2pm Monsoon Production Services is hosting:
Hands-on Camera and Camera Jib/Dolly/Stabilizer Workshop
for students and faculty of University of Arizona, Pima Community College and the Art Institute and APA members.
Justin Kreinbrink, Mark Braun, Emily Belleranti and Paul Stapleton-Smith will demonstrate and explore the unique uses for:
DJI Ronin with Gimbal Vest Support Exo-Skeleton, Dana Dolly, Matthews Intelli-Jib, Steadicam, Porta Jib, Doorway Dollies and Skateboard Wheels on curved and straight track, and Camera Sliders Featured demo cameras are the Panasonic GH4, the Sony F55, the Canon 7D, and the Panasonic HVX200 in various configurations for documentary, broadcast, cinema applications.
Location: Monsoon Production Services
Address: 210 W. 5th Street
Tucson, AZ 85705
(at the corner of 5th Street and 10th Avenue near St. Mary's and I-10)
Event Hours: 10am-2pm
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