For some bizarre reason, there is a idea floating around that no one in the history of the world used a teleprompter no less a presidential prompter before Obama. Well obviously he is really good at it. It is an engaging, charismatic speaker, as is his wife Michelle (for whom we have had the pleasure of prompting for with on of our presidential units.) The reality is the fact that virtually all politicians, executives, diplomats and in fact virtually anyone who needs to speak before an audience should use a presidential prompter. It just releases one of the stress related to trying to memorize all those lines. Then one can […]
Here are a few tips for teleprompter operators. You might think me picky in writing these out, but they are time savers on shoots and for anyone who has ever had the privilege (or pain) of producing, you know time=money in film, television, and video production as much, if not more, than in any other field. Every minute counts. Every second counts. In hundreds and often thousands of dollars. Tip #1: Talent dictates speed. Basically, all you are doing when prompting is following along with them — when they speed up, you speed up. When they slow down, you slow down. And keep their words right by the cursor. It’s […]
AMC Pro Prompter (Autocue) & Arri Alexa Click on title to enlarge picture. American movie company offers a full line of teleprompters, Presidential Teleprompters and Interrotrons delivered with professional prompter operators in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Los Angeles.
Teleprompter Job for Vita Coco By Maria Lopez (MLo) Spanning from LA to NY the new improved Vita Coco energy drink everyone is buzzing about made its New York debut at American Movie Company. Vita Coco is celebrity endorsed by the likes of Madonna, Rihanna, and Demi Moore. This energy drink is calorie and caffeine free. Others have said: When it comes to nutrition, my philosophy is whatever is good for me should tastes good too! I naturally have a sweet tooth and am always looking for ways to curb it. Previously I wrote of about the health benefits of drinking coconut water, since then I have actually incorporated a glass of […]
Web Streaming Music Concerts with the Tricaster By Vanessa Ventura, Queen Of Streaming Media The concert, music theater and cabaret scene in New York City and Hollywood are increasingly turning to Tricaster technology to record and live stream music events of all types. It just makes good sense to turn to the terrific, cost saving advantages of Tricaster technology. The idea that you can replace a huge, expensive production truck with all it’s cables run from outside the venue all the way to cameras all over the theater with a small road case Tricaster close to the action is a powerful incentive to video production professionals everywhere. The fact that […]
Professional Prompter Rental Package New York – Hollywood Pro Prompter Package consists of: SP12 Teleprompter Monitor, Medium Wide Angle hood, bracket and glass, Gold Plate, 25m composite cable (software and hand controls not included) Full Assembly Weight: 6.6 kgs ␣ Glass: 70:30 transmission with internal anti-reflective Reading Range 4.5 m (15 ft) Brightness 400 nits Resolution 720 x 400P Contrast Ratio 500 : 1 Inputs Composite, VGA Composite Standard NTSC, PAL, SECAM Power Input 12V DC (2.1 mm jack) Teleprompter (Autocue) comes with professional operator, laptop, software, delivered in NYC or LA. Also available with delivery charge in entire NYC Metro area. Call 212-219-1075 American Movie Company www.americanmovieco.com […]
Interrotron Tips Yo, M.Lo back with Interrotron Tip #13 “Interrotrons Are Kid’s Stuff“ Barry Culper, the eminently successful commercial director, works almost exclusively with children and babies. You’ve probably seen many of his amazing spots on TV. He elicits truithful, natural, performances from his young talent. They ffel comfortable and just look right into the lens and say what’s in their harts. Audiences and sponsors love it. His dirty little secret… the Interrotron. The Interrotron was created by famed documentation, Errol Morris. It’s a pair of modified Teleprompters (aka Autocue). Each send a closed circuit to the other. the result is the director’s image is seen by the talent in […]
Eliminating Stress in Public Speaking By Daria Schabad Delivering a Public Speech in front of an audience can be a huge stress factor for many individuals and even experienced professionals. It can be very nerve wrecking and intimidating, especially when doing so for the first time and even more so when the language is not our native tongue. The approach I use in my speech coaching “class” is to address the hidden and often subconscious causes of my client’s fear of public “performance”, and once identified, I help to overcome that anxiety by providing real consistent tools you can rely on in the future to deliver a confident and […]