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Go Creative Show

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Rank #81 in Visual Arts category

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The Go Creative Show is dedicated to creative professionals in the video, film, tv and music industries. Hosted by Ben Consoli, Director and owner of BC Media Productions. Each week Ben takes on topics relevant to the film making, video, music and visual arts worlds, talking about tools, talent, challenges and successes. A wide range of topics are discussed, as well as various special guests involved in both mainstream and independent creative production are invited to join in.

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The Go Creative Show is dedicated to creative professionals in the video, film, tv and music industries. Hosted by Ben Consoli, Director and owner of BC Media Productions. Each week Ben takes on topics relevant to the film making, video, music and visual arts worlds, talking about tools, talent, challenges and successes. A wide range of topics are discussed, as well as various special guests involved in both mainstream and independent creative production are invited to join in.

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Always great

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Consistently Great guests and great news coverage

Love

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I love listening to the go creative show! There's always something cool to learn from tuning in!

iTunes Ratings

124 Ratings
Average Ratings
116
2
4
0
2

Always great

By Nic biz - Sep 28 2017
Read more
Consistently Great guests and great news coverage

Love

By Ashley B26 - Feb 19 2017
Read more
I love listening to the go creative show! There's always something cool to learn from tuning in!
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Go Creative Show

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The Go Creative Show is dedicated to creative professionals in the video, film, tv and music industries. Hosted by Ben Consoli, Director and owner of BC Media Productions. Each week Ben takes on topics relevant to the film making, video, music and visual arts worlds, talking about tools, talent, challenges and successes. A wide range of topics are discussed, as well as various special guests involved in both mainstream and independent creative production are invited to join in.

Rank #1: Cinematography of Joker (with Lawrence Sher) GCS188

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"Joker" Director of Photography, Lawrence Sher, shares behind the scenes secrets and his thoughts on the controversy surrounding the film.

Lawrence and Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli, discuss the lighting and camera tricks that gave Joker its unique look, how they worked around Joaquin Phoenix’s leg injury, the camera and lenses used, filming subway scenes with LED projection technology, and more!

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What you will learn in this episode
  • Why JOKER is a polarizing film
  • Lawrence’s process prepping and creating the look for JOKER
  • How Lawrence used various camera techniques to show the Joker’s progression
  • How they worked around Joaquin Phoenix’s leg injury
  • The camera and lenses used for JOKER
  • The difficulties of working on a low-budget comic book film
  • Filming subway scenes with LED projection technology
  • The post production and color process
  • And more!

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Oct 08 2019

1hr 6mins

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Rank #2: The Cinematography of Get Out (with Toby Oliver) GCS120

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Toby Oliver ACS is the award-winning cinematographer behind of the lens of the Jordan Peele film “Get Out” and he’s here today to discuss all his lighting and lensing secrets. 

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Apr 29 2017

56mins

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Rank #3: The Cinematography of Atlanta, Glow, and Brigsby Bear (with Christian Sprenger) GCS128

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Christian Sprenger is the visionary cinematographer behind the lens of FX hit Atlanta, GLOW on Netflix, and the recent film Brigsby Bear and he’s on the show today to share his experiences.

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Aug 18 2017

1hr 2mins

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Rank #4: The Cinematography of Stranger Things (with Tim Ives) GCS099

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IN THIS EPISODE: Tim Ives is the visionary cinematographer behind this summers massive hit show Stranger Things and we discuss all the lighting and lensing techniques that give Stranger Things its retro-iconic look.

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Aug 30 2016

53mins

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Rank #5: The Cinematography of Rogue One and LION (with Greig Fraser) GCS111

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Greig Fraser is the visionary cinematographer behind the lens of Rogue One and LION and he’s here today to talk about the surprising similarities between them.

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Jan 09 2017

1hr 3mins

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Rank #6: Mastering The Production and Filmmaking Business (With Paul Xavier) GCS159

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Learn how to master the production and filmmaking business with Paul Xavier, founder of the Next Level Creator’s Program . Paul and Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli, discuss the challenges of growing a production business and provide tips on how to overcome them. 

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  What you will learn in this episode
  • How to make money in the production business

  • Driving more traffic to your business

  • Identifying and landing new clients

  • Why a great video and an effective video may be different

  • How to promote your video production company or services

  • Balancing finding clients and doing the work for them

  • The value of retainer clients

  • Following the lead of Sandwich Video

  • Creating your filmmaking brand

  • And much more.

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Jan 15 2019

1hr 9mins

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Rank #7: The Science of Storytelling (with Derek Thompson) GCS114

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Derek Thompson, author of Hit Makers: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction, joins Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to discuss the patterns in popular music, tv, and movies, to explore the science of storytelling.

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Feb 17 2017

49mins

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Rank #8: Game Of Thrones Cinematography (with Robert McLachlan) GCS129

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Robert McLachlan is the brilliant cinematographer behind the lens of some of the most iconic Game of Thrones episodes and he’s here today to share behind the scenes secrets.

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Aug 24 2017

59mins

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Rank #9: Homecoming and Mr. Robot Cinematography (with Tod Campbell) GCS169

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Cinematographer Tod Campbell joins Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to discuss crafting the look of Homecoming and Mr. Robot. We talk about Tods camera and lens choices, creating a perfect oner shot, creating LUTs with a colorist, the differences and similarities in the cinematography of Mr. Robot and Homecoming, and more!

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What you will learn in this episode
  • How Tod got involved with MR ROBOT
  • Working with different directing styles
  • Prepping for HOMECOMING
  • Transforming the HOMECOMING podcast into a tv series
  • The visual approach to the present and future in HOMECOMING
  • Filming the overheat shots
  • Working with colorists
  • Crafting flawless oner shots
  • Creating LUTs
  • Filming the most difficult sequence in MR ROBOT
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May 20 2019

1hr 19mins

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Rank #10: The Cinematography of Westworld Season 2 (with John Grillo) GCS147

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John Grillo is the director of photography for Westworld season 2 and he’s on the show today to discuss his accomplished career, the challenges and rewards of shooting film, and behind the scenes secrets from the set.

 

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  • The benefits of shooting film
  • Controlling the look of your film
  • What is a "tone meeting"
  • Transitioning from director of photography to director
  • Lighting for film vs. digital
  • and much more
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Jun 01 2018

59mins

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Rank #11: Becoming an Artist Entrepreneur (with Catherine Orer) GCS163

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CATHERINE ORER TALKS TURNING YOUR PASSION INTO A CAREER

Catherine Orer is a business strategist for artists and the founder of The Artist Entrepreneur where she empowers visual artists to build a creatively and financially fulfilling businesses. Catherine joins Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli to discuss networking, growing your business and transitioning from art to entrepreneurship.

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What you will learn in this episode
  • What is an artist entrepreneur
  • How to turn your passion into a career
  • How to avoid the common mistakes that artists make
  • The steps to becoming a business
  • The value of creating core value
  • Creating an annual business marketing plan
  • Importance of setting up a network
  • When to invest in your business
  • Hiring people to delegate tasks
  • Mental and physical exercising How to leverage working pro bono
  • and much more
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Mar 19 2019

59mins

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Rank #12: The Wandering DP and the Power of Social Media for Cinematographers (with Patrick O’Sullivan) GCS117

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Patrick O’Sullivan is the brilliant cinematographer known only as The Wandering DP and he’s on the show today to discuss his career in cinematography, his podcast and his passion for sharing knowledge.

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Mar 26 2017

1hr

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Rank #13: A Quiet Place Cinematography (with Charlotte Bruus Christensen) GCS144

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Charlotte Bruus Christensen is the Danish cinematographer behind the lens of the horrifying and beautifully shot film A Quiet Place.  Charlotte joins commercial director and Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to discuss the camera, lighting, and lensing choices for A Quiet Place, it's unique sound design and how show created its horrifying yet warm look. 

 

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  • The cinematography of A Quiet Place
  • Working with writer/directors
  • Working with Denzel Washington on Fences
  • Why simple lighting is often better lighting
  • A new look for horror
  • Shooting on film
  • How to approach a film with nearly no dialogue
  • Working with Emily Blunt and John Krasinski
  • and much more
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Apr 16 2018

1hr 1min

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Rank #14: Directing Music Videos (with Grant Singer) GCS133

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Filmmaker Grant Singer is widely regarded as one of the words premier music video directors and he’s on the show to talk all about his experiences.

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Oct 25 2017

1hr

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Rank #15: Building a Better Production Company (with Tim Thompson and Joel Pilger from RevThink) GCS143

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Tim Thompson and Joel Pilger from RevThink join host and commercial director Ben Consoli to teach the Go Creative Show listeners how to build a successful production company. The Go Creative Show is supported by: Premium Beat Rule Boston Camera Hedge Shutterstock News Shooter Show Topics
  • What is RevThink and who is it for
  • Common mistakes for studios and production companies
  • Who to hire and why
  • What is the difference between marketing and advertising
  • Do you really need a salesperson
  • Recognizing your weaknesses and finding people who can compliment your strengths
  • How important is social media for your production company
  • Understanding who is your best customer and how to find them
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Mar 28 2018

1hr 5mins

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Rank #16: Commercial Directing (with Miguel Campaña)

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COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR MIGUEL CAMPAÑA TALKS ADVERTISING AND BECOMING A BETTER DIRECTOR.

Miguel Campaña is a commercial director for some of the largest brands and ad agencies in the world. Miguel joins Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to discuss his creative process, the responsibility of advertising, tips for creating better directors treatments and the delicate relationship between director, advertising agency and client. Subscribe Now!

What you will learn in this episode
  • What is a commercial director responsible for on set
  • The creative process for commercial directing
  • The agency / client relationship
  • How to find new commercial clients
  • When to hire a director representative or agent
  • What makes a controversial advertising campaign 
  • Directing commercials vs features
  • Creating rough cuts in the field for editors
  • The responsibility of filmmaking
  • Finding/working with new clients
  • Tips for creating better director’s treatment
  • and much more
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Feb 26 2019

1hr 5mins

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Rank #17: Stranger Things Season 2 (with Tim Ives) GCS137

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Stranger Things Director of Photography, Tim Ives joins us today to discuss his work on Season 2, behind the scenes stories, HDR vs HD, and the differences between seasons 1 and 2.

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Dec 18 2017

1hr 5mins

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Rank #18: Salary and Rate Negotiation for Creative Professionals (with Jim Hopkinson) GCS113

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Jim Hopkinson is the creator of SalaryTutor.com where he offers training on how to get paid what your worth. Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli and Jim discuss how to set your rates, discussing budget with your clients, and when to say NO to a project. 

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Feb 10 2017

44mins

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Rank #19: The Chernobyl Cinematographer (with Jakob Ihre) GCS178

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Jakob Ihre, cinematographer for HBO's Chernobyl, gives an inside look at his approach to shooting and lighting the dramatic mini-series.

Jakob and Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli, discuss how he worked with colorist to create Chernobyl’s distinctive look, their incredible interior/exterior sound stage, most challenging shots of the series and why a water bottle is a valuable cinematic tool.

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What you will learn in this episode
  • The pre-production process for Chernobyl
  • The incredible interior/exterior sound stage for Chernobyl
  • Jakob’s most challenging shot in Chernobyl
  • Why Jakob purposefully created the double shadow look in Chernobyl
  • Jakob’s camera and lenses choice for Cherobyl
  • How Jakob teamed up with Cherobyl’s production designer
  • Creating an in-camera look for Cherobyl
  • Jakob’s commercial work
  • Why Jakob’s go-to gear is a water bottle
  • And more!

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Jul 23 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #20: Mobile Filmmaking (with Neill Barham and Chris Demiris) GCS149

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The next evolution in filmmaking is here, and it’s on your phone. Listen as our guests Neill Barham CEO of Filmic Pro and Chris Demiris co-founder of Luma Touch join Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli to share tips that will prepare you for the mobile filmmaking revolution.

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  • What are the films shot on iPhone
  • Why is LumaFusion the perfect editing system for mobile filmmaking
  • The pro-level features of Filmic Pro
  • How to become a better mobile filmmaker
  • What are the essential tools for mobile filmmaking
  • What will the next crop of phones allow Filmic Pro and Luma Fusion to do
  • Why did Steven Soderbergh decide to shoot his film Unsane on iPhone
  • and much more
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Jul 30 2018

58mins

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