Senior MCR Operator – Jan 2019

Senior MCR Operator – Jan 2019

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior MCR Operator to come and join the CODA team.

We are looking for a Senior MCR to join our skilled technical department. You’ll be working in a capable MCR Team, organising incoming and outgoing projects, schedules, storage management, workflow creation and will report to the Head of Operations.

 

Duties will be wide-ranging but will include the following:

 

  • Avid and Premiere software / hardware management including troubleshooting, installing and testing.
  • Understanding tapeless formats & workflows in Avid, Premiere and Davinci Resolve.
  • Constructing and deconstructing video edit suites.
  • Overseeing and prepping material for finishing including AMA linking conforms and Pre-grades in Avid and Davinci Resolve.
  • IT support (PC, MAC and Linux) maintaining performance on staff and client laptops along with Avid Nexis solution.
  • Creating and refining new and existing workflows for ingest and delivery of final file formats.
  • Performing QCs as per broadcaster guidelines along with training staff to conduct QCs.
  • Willingness to work evening shifts and also occasional weekends.

 

The ideal candidate will:

 

  • Have a minimum of 2 years’ MCR Operating experience in an Avid post-production environment with a strong track record in and knowledge of the broadcast QC process
  • Have a technical detailed knowledge of Avid, Premiere and Resolve.
  • Have an up-to-date knowledge of workflow delivery from shoot to delivery.
  • Have a good working knowledge of HDCAM-SR, HDCAM and Digital Betacam deck operation.
  • Have a great enthusiasm with a positive attitude who can lead our MCR team to get the best results.
  • Be hard-working, conscientious and diligent with excellent communication skills and an ability to work efficiently, making best use of the resources available.
  • Have an ability to work effectively with clients and colleagues with a can-do attitude to ensure Coda’s high level of service and work culture is maintained.

If you feel you’re the right fit, please do send over you details, a C.V and cover letter to Tom at Tom@codapostproduction.com.

 


Televisual’s Top 50 Post Houses

Televisual’s Top 50 Post Houses

So… it’s that time of year again when Televisual release their Top 50 Post houses. I am pleased to say we are once again listed for the 3rd year running and once again we have moved up the order, this year to number 40. We are also joint 10th for corporate films and…. this is what I’m so pleased to shout out… when it comes to votes from producers, we actually came 16th in the country and that just means the world to us. Thank you so much for everyone who voted for us and to all our clients for their continued support!


Get Well Soon up for a BAFTA

Get Well Soon up for a BAFTA

We were very excited to hear that Kindle Entertainment’s “Get Well Soon Hospital” has been nominated for a Children’s BAFTA!

It was great fun completing full post on series 2 & 3, with some of the catchiest songs in British TV history, sung by the multi-talented and inspiring Dr Ranj.


Frame Rate Conversion Now at CODA Post Production

Frame Rate Conversion Now at CODA Post Production

Coda has invested in the latest file frame rate conversion hardware and software to perform real time, up, down and cross conversion from any framerate and frame size including UHD.

In 2019 we will be unveiling a fully automated 24/7 framerate conversion system where clients will be able to send material over the internet and have a converted file ready at any time of the day

We’ve create a bespoke workflow aimed for production companies, international distributors and clients who are in need for a quick, hassle free, framerate conversion solution.

For more information on workflow and rates please contact info@codapostproduction.com


Broadcast Hotshots 2018

Broadcast Hotshots 2018

We are so thrilled to announce that our very own in-house editor, Angelique Pham, is one of this years Broadcast HotShots for 2018!!!

Since joining us only last year, Angelique has already cut for many companies including Nat Geo, Discovery, Disney, Kindle to name only four. We are so very proud of her and it’s great for her to be recognised for her hard work and natural talent.

Here’s a link to our house reel that Angelique cut for us https://lnkd.in/gJsdgtf


Saving Britain’s Wildlife

Saving Britain’s Wildlife

We have a brand new series that we’ve been working on airing this Wednesday at 7pm on Saving Britain’s Wildlife takes an exclusive look at three RSPCA-operated wildlife hospitals and the everyday heroes who work tirelessly to save and protect wild animals across the UK.


CODA joins EVCOM

CODA joins EVCOM

We are very happy to announce that CODA has become a member of the EVCOM family.

EVCOM’s mission is to celebrate and accelerate the success of Britain’s creative industries by bringing talented businesses and brand innovators together to share ideas and best practice business models for a vibrant and socially responsible future.

Its vision is to be an aspirational “must-be-a-member” trade association and to deliver exceptional value to all employees as part of whole-agency membership proposition.

For more information please go to www.evcom.org.uk


GANGLAND – Channel 5

GANGLAND – Channel 5

The second episode of the 4 part series “Gangland” airs tonight on channel 5 @ 10pm. We are so very proud to be a part of this series and completing full post production here at CODA Post.

With unprecedented access to London’s most notorious young gangs, this documentary shows what life is like as part of a contemporary gang.


AMPS Mentoring

AMPS Mentoring

We are thrilled to have joined the Association of Motion Picture Sound (AMPS) and to be apart of their mentoring scheme, we feel it’s extremely important to pave the way for the next generation of talent and to offer help and support wherever we can. AMPS has set up the mentoring scheme to bring less experienced operators in all areas of audio, in contact with seasoned practitioners and professionals so they can benefit from their help and advice.

 

 


Westworld Promo for NowTV

Westworld Promo for NowTV

With the premiere of series two of Westworld starting tonight on Sky Atlantic, we thought we might just post this fantastic promo for series one that we completed full finishing post for NOW TV.