Why Los Angeles is the Mecca for Top Post Production Services

For many decades, Los Angeles has been regarded as the “Entertainment Capital” of the world and is known for having one of the highest concentrations of creative individuals in the country. Filled with the most dynamic and resource-rich professionals, the entertainment industry continues to grow as a significant contributor to the local economy along with […]

2010 Recap

Very good year of growth for SMV   We have hired some great new talent Added some new services Honed our workflows But most of all the opening of our Second facility is the biggest news of 2010 Our Burbank facility is designed for file ingest, digital distribution and media management. The Burbank facility also […]

SMV “Launches” its 2nd Facility in Burbank

Visit our new 11,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility focused on High Definition and Data Services Contact us to arrange a tour SMV – Burbank 4000 W. Alameda Ave Suite 110 Burbank CA 91505 818-333-0333

Getting Ready for NAB *Online Poll Vote Here*

SMV wants your input; what do you want us to see at NAB? Take Our Poll Transcoding / File Compression, Distribution / File Delivery, Color Correction, Archiving, 3D, Blu-ray, Digital Asset Management, Workflow Technologies, Streaming, RED Camera Post Solutions or Other…

SMV attends HD expo in Burbank

Highlights of the show: Many Hard drive vendors throughout the show One in particular stood out as a great future product the LOGOS-MPU It is the “World’s First AV Compliant Solid State Array” Tapeless workflows a big push RED, P2 and Digital SLR like the Canon D5 are a focus More and more Digital SLR […]

SMV launches smart phone-optimized mobile website

http://www.smvcompletemedia.com/m/ iphone and blackberry users will find the site auto-formats to the mobile version when going to regular site The mobile website is compatible with all web-enabled cell phones and mobile devices.

Proud sponsor of the Other Venice Film Festival (October 15th-18th) SMV is hosting a panel discussion this Saturday.

The event is a revolving panel discussing “New Film….New Ways to Network, Execute, and Promote.”  Creation to Distribution, the Film/TV business has been changing rapidly.  Reality, Digital, HD, “RED”, DSLR, Tapeless, YouTube…. Panel members include SMV’s own Matt Gardner: Media Director, Allan Moyle: Writer/Director, Rachel Dunn: DP/Cinematographer, John Rhode: DP/Cinematographer, Debra Kaufmann: Editor/Writer, Doug Dearth: Director/Producer, Matt […]

SMV attends RGB Workflow Discussion Series for HDCAM-SR at VTP

Highlights: HKSR-5804 Network Interface Card for SRW5800 which adds the ability to write a DPX image sequence to HDCAM-SR tape in 4:4:4 HD, 2K and 4K moved on the file level via Gigabit Ethernet.  Playback of DPX 4K or 2K sequence down to HD in real-time.  Playback of 4:4:4 HDCAM-SR tape to DPX file sequence […]