Aug
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Press Release – ADesk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Audrey Coates 843.884.6222 – audreycoates@gototeam.com Crew directory ADesk.app algorithm finds the best crew members for your shoot every time The most efficient crewing app for the broadcast industry CHARLESTON, SC (August 9, 2019) –  If you haven’t been paying attention to ADesk.app, you haven’t been paying attention. ADesk.app has significantly improved…

National Intern Day
Jul
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National Intern Day | Assignment Desk – Blog

Today’s National Intern Day, so we wanted to take the time to recognize our interns who have been working with the Assignment Desk Team this summer! Their roles have ranged all across the company; from writing blogs and social media posts to putting together project proposals, and they even played a part in helping to…

4k Resolution | Assignment Desk CamOps
Jul
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4K Resolution | Why CamOps Are Making The Transition

Creating and viewing 4k resolution video content has never been more accessible or affordable. If you’re a filmmaker that doesn’t shoot in 4k, you should probably consider it. That said, what you are filming and where it will be viewed ultimately determines what resolution your project would benefit from the most.  Shooting high resolution certainly…

Grip | How To Guide
Jun
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Grip – How To Be The Best On Set | Assignment Desk – Guide

Grip How-To Guide: Pro sports shoots are always fun to be a part of. Especially when you get to be in the same room interviewing your favorite athletes! One of our production affiliates, Paul Critzman III, was lucky enough to work as a Grip on a pro sports feature interview. Critzman has several tips to…

Assignment Desk | Drone
May
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New Drone Regulations

For drone pilots that pass an FAA test and receive Part 107 certification, the sky is truly the limit. Unmanned aerial vehicles, more commonly known as drones, are becoming increasingly popular.  Filmmakers can now soar above the horizon and capture perspectives that humans rarely get to experience. Secretary Chao announced in January that the U.S….

Robotic Bread Maker
May
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Robotic Bread Maker | Walla Walla, WA

Robotic Bread Maker | It’s the best thing since sliced bread… You don’t have to slice it yourself. Innovation Nation partnered with Assignment Desk and Go To Team’s Seattle cameraman Zach Caby and audio Ted Kinney to capture the robotic bread maker in action. The shoot took place in Walla Walla, WA at a busy…

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Apr
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Technology Advances in the Production Industry | Adapting

When technology advances so must we, and oh has it changed! Changes in the resolution are one of the many things that companies must be aware of when producing, editing, and publishing content. We have transitioned from SD to HD, and from HD to 4K. (If you’re thinking “I didn’t know we had surpassed HD,”…

Managing A Crew | Assignment Desk
Apr
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Manage a Crew on Set | How to Guide

Managing a crew on set can be a difficult task.  Being in charge of others can be intimidating whether it’s a small or large group of people.  Whether you’re new to the job or you’ve been doing this a long time, it’s always good to get some tips on what to keep in mind when…

Sleep Apnea | David DiFalco
Apr
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Washington D.C. Crew | Sleep Apnea Effects

Sleep apnea is scary, and Assignment Desk crews just learned all about it. No one enjoys struggling to get a full night’s rest. They especially don’t enjoy being unable to breathe. Symptoms for sleep apnea range from mild relaxation of the throat muscles to full on gasping for air. Whether you have been diagnosed, or…