Technology

Scott McLeslie – Drones and DIT

“I shoot movies, brew beer, and ride my bike.”


Scott McLeslie on the set

Scott McLeslie, DIT, drone operator and cinematographer talks with host Cirina Catania about his recent work with Village Studios on some pretty awesome projects with major stars and a great team. He has some very interesting and amazingly candid comments about the future of the DIT’s position with the production—and it is NOT on the set! We grabbed Scott as he was in his car and stalked him at the airport in Nashville as he was headed out to his next assignment. Listen in!


Larry O’Connor of OWC Talks Tech

Larry O’Connor, Founder and CEO of OWC (Other World Computing) talks tech with Host Cirina Catania—covering Tim Cook’s address to the graduating class at Stanford, his thoughts on “giving back,” the new expandable MacPro, eGPU’s and Helios, Envoy 3 SSD’s, Thunderbolt and cautionary tales about low-grade USB’s.

Chris Fenwick on Editing, Woodworking and StarWars

Star Wars fan, techie, successful editor and maker of sawdust, Chris Fenwick, has some great advice for those who wish to get into the “biz.” This one time record-holder for the fastest Rubik Cube solution was raised by a fine-artist mother and engineer father. How do you decide what you want to do in life if you are good at just about everything? Fenwick says it is by learning how to do many things and loving what you do Curious about the creative psyche? Listen in as he talks with host, Cirina Catania on OWC RADiO’s “Creative Club.”

Jim Tierney, CEO of Digital Anarchy

Jim Tierney, CEO of Digital Anarchy, and Host Cirina Catania, talk about his long history with Burning Man and share information on his company’s plugins for motion graphics, After Effects, animation and video editing.

Philip Hodgetts, Co-Founder Intelligent Assistance Software and Lumberjack System

Join host Cirina Catania as she interviews Philip Hodgetts, Co-Founder Intelligent Assistance Software and Lumberjack System as they discuss where Lumberjack come from and how it helps producers save time on non-scripted workflows, and so much more.

Mads Larsen Nielsen and Ryan Velin of Metronome Productions

Join host Cirina Catania as she interviews Mads Larsen Nielsen and Ryan Velin of Metronome, the biggest production company in Denmark as they discuss shrinking budgets, large expectations, and the production process they use to hit their schedule.

Jon Bach, Puget Systems

Once upon a time, a young boy started playing with computers in his basement…in 2019, Jon Bach, now CEO of Puget Systems, runs a company building custom systems for on-set DIT’s and content creators. Host Cirina Catania dives into the corporate culture and asks questions about what makes Jon successful.

NAB 2019 – Michael Kammes, BeBop

Join host Cirina Catania as she interviews Michael Kammes the Director of Business Development at BeBop Technology as they discuss why he wanted to work at a startup and how BeBop wants to change how media creation can change to use cloud computing vs relying on 100% local editing workflows.

NAB 2019 – Larry O’Connor, Founder, OWC

Join host Cirina Catania as she interviews Larry O’Connor the Founder and CEO of OWC as they discuss NAB, the Extreme Tech Challenge, life changing tech, future tech, and how sustainability is part of OWC’s core.

Paul Babb, Maxon Computer

Join host Cirina Catania as she interviews Paul Babb, Head of Worldwide Marketing and COO for the Americas for Maxon Computer as they discuss at what age he figured out he was creative, Cinema 4D, getting tools into the hands of artists, motion graphics, and so much more.