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The Digital Filmmaking Handbook by Mark Brindle

 
Post Production Services

Editing 4k Zombie footage for Ecombat video Stabilising 4k scenic ariel shots from Putsborough & Croyde Bay North Devon Colour grading and beauty work for advert for Chris Lane photography

We love a challenge! We have been offering post production services for over 13 years - from transfers and format conversions to assembly edits, sound design, colour grading to visual effects and animation. We provide post production services in 4K and HD and typically work with all-digital workflows, from simple corner pin, rotoscoping to 2D and 3D animations, compositing effects and green screen work for corporate, adverts, promotions and feature films.

Mark, Thanks for your excellent work editing today. Look forward to seeing the vids up and my mugshot next to Paxman's!
- Martin, Equality Street.

We are happy to get involved at any stage of your production - whether it's a complete edit or just helping you finish off your film - "Let's fix it in post !" Contact us now to chat about your needs or browse some of our previous projects below.

VFX show reel and breakdown from Maniac Films ltd on Vimeo.

We can be engaged as post production supervisor prior and during your shoot or online editor, rotoscoping, colour grading and visual effects artists once in production. Our post production services cover any genre of video or film making.

Creating a rapid Infection for an Independent feature film IMMUNE Tracking and masking in Mocha Pro for screen replacements in Independent feature film Age of Kill Audio cleanup - removing noise from interview for Lockheed Martin CEO

Many thanks for the all the editing work on my films and the post production final polish, stoked with 'em and people seem to be enjoying them. See you with the West Africa and Tasmania films soon . . .
- Julian, Angler Walkabout.

We have provided services for sports/special interest films, music promos, live events, training films, motion graphics design for credits and company logos, motion menu design for DVD & Blu-ray, documentary film editing, corporate and business promotional films plus independent feature films for Digital Cinema Projection (DCP) and straight-to-DVD productions for local schools and charity organisations. So whether you need a quick turnaround edit of the CEO's internal presentation or a complete feature length documentary producing please get in touch to discuss your project requirements.

Thank you again for the excellent work, the video is sitting nicely on our new website page now.
- Steve Tucker All Star Jazz.

We are easy to engage and prefer to work to fixed budgets and will agree pricing in advance with any variations discussed as required or we can work to day rates for all our post production services. We have fast fibre broadband and can upload draft versions to Vimeo Pro with password protection for clients to view and sign off projects quickly and easily. We take backups seriously and use an LTO tape archive system for all our projects as well as daily clones and on-line backups for project files, coupled with on-line RAID systems and uninterruptible power supplies to ensure we take good care of your digital material.

Realm of the Damned now on Amazon with Closed Captions

Published Wednesday 16 August 2017 in Post Production

The full on black metal animated motion comic 'Realm of the Damned' (Tenebris Deos) featuring a heavy metal soundtrack from 'Sons of Balaur' has finally made its way to Amazon Prime with a little help from the Maniacs here in Devon. We created Closed Captions (Subtitles) fo...

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Halloween trailer production for Billie's Kid Book

Published Monday 31 October 2016 in Post Production

We have been working on a spooky new trailer for Billie's Kid, just in time for Halloween Written by Steve Tucker, who was adopted as a baby, Billies Kid is the true story of his search to find his biological mother and to discover where he came from. Better known as the frontman fo...

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My Honor Was Loyalty feature film colour grading for Netflix

Published Wednesday 20 July 2016 in Post Production

We have started re-grading the Independent feature film My Honor Was Loyalty. Set in World War 2 this is one soldiers story of the conflict and its effects on him. We got involved in this project last year when we created a DVD and Blu-ray version with multiple subtitles of the original fi...

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Mass Product Photo Cloning & Re-touching for Google Shopping

Published Wednesday 15 June 2016 in Post Production

We have just finished re-touching and uploading literally thousands of product photographs for online surf fashion retailer Genesis Surf Shop in Ilfracombe to allow them to comply with the latest Google Shopping channel requirements. We have been removing all watermarking and brand lo...

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More VFX cleanups for Devon feature Scareycrows

Published Friday 29 April 2016 in Post Production

We have finished another three Visual effects shots for Devon Independant feature Scareycrows - these were all 'clean up' shots to remove unwanted reflections in mirrors in a scene inside a Hairdresser salon. One shot had what looked like an XLR audio cable in shot in the mirror pl...

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Angler Walkabout DVD encoding for Amazon streaming

Published Wednesday 27 April 2016 in Post Production

We have been re-encoding the two Angler Walkabout fly fishing documentary films we helped edit by Julian Wicksteed to make them compatible for the Amazon online streaming service. Julian sells his DVDs and fly fishing books through his own website www.anglerwalkabout.com and also through A...

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DCP building for Ilfracombe Film Festival

Published Friday 15 April 2016 in Post Production

We have been building DCP (Digital Cinema Packages) for lots of short films for the Big Film Weekend at Ilfracombe Cinema. The Ilfracombe film festival is screening loads of 'Sea' related films over the weekend of 22-24th April 2016 with classic films like South Pacific, Point Brea...

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Sapphire v9 upgrade for Davinci Resolve

Published Monday 11 April 2016 in Post Production

We have just upgraded our older version of Gen Arts Sapphire to the latest cross-host version 9 to run in After Effects, Premier Pro and Davinci Resolve. This version of the software works with any OFX application and so will work with Blackmagic Fusion Studio too. We first started usin...

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VFX shots for Scareycrows comedy-horror feature

Published Monday 14 March 2016 in Post Production

We have been working on a number of VFX shots to help finish off the independent feature Scareycrows. Filmed at various locations in Devon, Scareycrows is a feature length comedy-horror film about a trainee hairdresser fighting to save her boyfriend from a horde of killer scarecrows. We...

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VFX shots for horror short Portent

Published Wednesday 17 February 2016 in Post Production

We have been helping out a fellow Shootingpeople.org member Dom Lee with some basic noise reduction filtering on 7 shots from his next short horror film 'Portent'. See its IMDB page for a bit more information about the actors. The film was all shot on Dartmoor, it's basicall...

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Interview edit for Peter Ruddock Chief Executive Lockheed Martin UK

Published Friday 5 February 2016 in Post Production

We have been editing an interview with the new Chief Executive of Lockheed Martin UK - Peter Ruddock, for Nowwatchit for an internal business update. The interview was nicely shot in London in Prores HQ in HD and supplied to us to edit with several variations and a wildtrack sound clip. We...

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DCP encoding & QC service for Digital Cinema projection

Published Monday 11 January 2016 in Post Production

DCP (Digital Cinema Package) encoding for cinema screenings. DCP creation is the final step in film production for the delivery of a digital, high-resolution master for screening on digital cinema screens. Maniac Films offer DCP encoding, creation and cinema QC as part of our post ...

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Final VFX shot completed for Indi feature IMMUNE

Published Tuesday 5 January 2016 in Post Production

We have just completed our last VFX shot for Independent feature film IMMUNE due to be released at Coventry film festival this year. We used a combination of Mocha Pro and After Effects to do some face and hands tracking, rotoscoping and applied a desaturation effect to the infected actor....

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New VFX Showreel Now Online

Published Tuesday 20 October 2015 in Post Production

Here is our current Visual Effects VFX show reel with a selection of shots we did this year for the Independent feature file Age of Kill (@ageofkill) staring a host of TV soap stars. We did over 40 visual effects shots on this film in 4K - a lot of 4K tracking shots using Mocha Pro coupled...

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IMMUNE VFX Shots for Coventry Based Virus/Zombie Film

Published Monday 5 October 2015 in Post Production

Mark has been working the the creators of Immune a new virus/zombie film set for release in 2016. The film has been shot in and around Coventry on a fairly low budget. Mark has been helping with some of the special effects. One shot called for a girl to visibly transform fr...

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