Click here to go to the first RED TEAM post in this thread.   Thread: Mark Toia for JEEP.

Reply to Thread
Page 8 of 9 FirstFirst ... 456789 LastLast
Results 71 to 80 of 87
  1. #71  
    Senior Member Eric Lange's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Denver Colorado
    Posts
    2,437
    https://www.facebook.com/JeepIndia

    68K likes,

    8000 shares since October 1, (of the video).

    900+ comments... *

    When a campaign achieves it's desired goals, (especially in advertising where some of the most usefully creative people on the planet work), that is super awesome.

    RED also has a significant presence in India too... No? So that kinda looks like a win win to me (Sorry to be all commercial an'all and overly on-message lol ).

    I'll bug out...

    __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ _______________________________

    *.. And not of all of those comments sound like they are from "Click-farm" in Mumbai either.... ;-) As a matter of fact a lot of those comments (on the JeepIndia FB page) sound very similar (in tone and expectation) as RedUsers comments and posts when waiting for their new gear/kit.
    __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ _______________________

    RSVP'd for HYDROGEN -VIP SNEAK PEAK @ RED STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD on and for MAY 19th 2018.
    ________________________________
    2X HYDROGEN TITANIUM pre-ordered.


    (Its really a sneak peek into your future and THE future :-) )

    Be there or be flat! Or at least risk feeling dimensionally challenged!
    Reply With Quote  
     

  2. #72  
    Senior Member Dr. Sassi's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posts
    663
    I love it. There is that feeling that the images always hit the mark (no pun intended) to what could bring home the most intense experience in that very second. Unleashed. A humbling and motivational experience on my side at the same moment.
    @Mark, I have asked years before, but again: it would be wonderful to have a hands-on weekend with you. If you ever do one or any kind of class, please reserve a seat for me!
    Dr. Sassi V. Sassmannshausen PhD
    Epic Dragon "Grisù".

    Reply With Quote  
     

  3. #73  
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    892
    Awesome imagery! Listen, IRL, this won't look as gorgeous. I'm from India, and yeah, the beauty is definitely in the EYE of the beholder. If you can't see it, you can't capture it. So kudos to Mark for seeing it and capturing it.

    Also, this made me miss my old Jeep Wrangler (FB cover photo) so bad!
    ---
    Nikhil Kamkolkar
    Writer/Filmmaker: http://www.IndianCowboy.com
    Back Kickstarter staff pick ROMEO REPLAYED - a political thriller film: http://bit.ly/romeoreplayed
    Reply With Quote  
     

  4. #74  
    Senior Member Alain M's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Miami, FL || Maracay-Venezuela
    Posts
    370
    Amazing....
    Alain Maiki
    Director || Filmmaker
    epicinmotion.com
    alainmaiki.com
    IMDb Alain Maiki
    RED Weapon MG
    Reply With Quote  
     

  5. #75  
    I think this thread should mainly be about celebrating a very talented and humble person. Constructive criticism and discussions are always welcome but lets not forget that this is a camera forum...

    Mark is a huge inspiration and I rise my glass to him.
    Reply With Quote  
     

  6. #76  
    Quote Originally Posted by Jacek Zakowicz View Post
    I rest my case:
    Let me quote myself
    "we need to be careful about the message we put out"
    What appeals to a Viking may not appeal to a Hindu monk (portrayed in that commercial)
    We are a bit derailed here, as its a camera forum and the topic of the films are a bit of topic.

    But, I can only guess they are not trying to sell an expansive SUV car to hindu munks. And if you mean hindu munks would be offended / feeling used to be pictured in the film, then Jeep will get to hear about it, but normally they do quite a bit of research and tests before and after they make a film like this and take precautions. And to me this is a film that shows the glory of india in more than a very respectful way. But again maybe this is like painting ugly Pictures of Mohammed I would not know. I leave that to those that do know.

    And I just mean that I think / guess the target is something like the "suit, tie and family success" kind of guys in india and the focus from the creatives was to play on those guys pride that they have for their heritage. And yes, that I think Toia and the creative team has done in a nice way.
    Björn Benckert
    Creative Lead & Founder Syndicate Entertainment AB
    +46855524900 www.syndicate.se
    Flame - 3D - Milo MoCo
    Reply With Quote  
     

  7. #77  
    Senior Member Scot Yount's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2014
    Location
    Marblehead, Massachusetts
    Posts
    1,497
    Quote Originally Posted by Steve Sherrick View Post
    Mesmerizing piece Mark!

    Have a few questions for you.

    1. What was the budget (if you can share)?

    2. What was the post workflow? Did you edit this? If so what NLE? R3Ds or proxies? You mention you did the finishing on a laptop on plane. Did you finish in Resolve or NLE? I assume you are using new color spaces?

    3. what is your typical crew size for this kind of project?

    4. would love to know any info you can provide about lenses and lighting. I assume a lot of modifiers were used.

    A lot of questions and I know you are super busy right now with the feature, so whatever you are able to answer I'll be grateful.

    Great job as usual! I'm sure we'll be hearing about your feature soon. You are destined to be doing movies.
    Did Mark Toia ever weigh in on any of this...would love to hear the answers to these questions!
    Forged CF Helium 8K 00107
    Scarlet X 02249 (The Gateway Drug)
    Fujinon Cabrio 19-90 Version 2
    RED Pro Zooms and Primes
    Director/DP at https://www.butcherbox.com

    Living life by the ocean.
    Reply With Quote  
     

  8. #78  
    Senior Member Brent G Miller Jr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    California
    Posts
    315
    Absolutely speechless. I got choked up.
    Brent Miller Jr.
    Executive Director, Ingenuity Films LLC
    www.IngenuityFilms.com

    Theaters 2019. Narrated by Kevin Sorbo:
    www.BeforeTheWrath.com
    Reply With Quote  
     

  9. #79  
    Senior Member Tom Hamilton's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Port Orange
    Posts
    1,123
    Quote Originally Posted by William Long View Post
    Agree with both Zeb and Philip on this.
    I fall in this camp too. Stunning imagery, Mark's talents on full display, india is a cinematographer's dream. But the presence of a soccer-mom SUV popping up here and there (albeit in a quiet and unassuming way) was a little jarring, interrupted the magical flow as it were.

    I've often thought about the associative propensity in marketing to co-opt huge things for mundane purposes, would I use Humpback Whale song to sell washing machines?
    Dragon 6K 'Red Sea'
    Gates Deep Weapon/Dragon
    Hollis PRISM2
    FAA 333 UAS Aerial Cinematography 4K RAW
    Red Sea Pictures
    Reply With Quote  
     

  10. #80  
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Location
    NW Washington
    Posts
    489
    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Hamilton View Post
    I've often thought about the associative propensity in marketing to co-opt huge things for mundane purposes, would I use Humpback Whale song to sell washing machines?
    Well, sure... the krill would be like all of the dirt particles, and the whale is sweeping them all up... keeping that ocean squeaky clean!
    j/k... I understand your point. I think much of it relates to how memorable the images are to the viewers.
    Reply With Quote  
     

Posting Permissions
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts