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ICYMI: ETC’s Digital Town Square Breaks Down “Ripple Effect” (COVID Case Study)

On November 19, the ETC’s Digital Town Square — Breaking Down “Ripple Effect”: A Case Study on COVID-19 Safety Protocols, Advanced Workflows and Virtual Production — held a 2 1/2 hour event, hosted by Equinix and the Entertainment Technology Center@USC. The webinar examined “Ripple Effect,” a recent live-action short produced by ETC that leveraged Safetyviz as well as remote and virtual production to improve safety in the return to media production. Moderated by ETC’s Erik Weaver, director of the Adaptive Production project, the webinar also included Greg Ciaccio, the film’s technical director, Kathryn Brillhart, EP & virtual production producer, among others.  If you missed this DTS or just want to watch again, the program, part 1 of a 2-part series, was recorded and is now available.  Use the passcode: *9vj!1K7

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Breaking Down “Ripple Effect (Part II):”  Virtual Production
NEW DATE: January 20, 2021

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