Category Archives: Behind The Scenes

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We FINALLY have a new demo reel.

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Our last demo reel was published on the last day of 2015, so we were well overdue for a new one. We wanted this to be perfect. We had a lot of new work that we were excited to include. The problem is, a demo reel is supposed to demonstrate what you’re capable of at […]

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Color Grading. What is it?

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Good color grading can bring a project to its absolute best level. When people saw this commercial, we didn’t want them to feel like they were watching an ad. Let me start this off by saying,┬áthis is not a scientific or technical article. I’m not about to tell you how a textbook defines color grading, […]

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We’re not saying “clients” anymore.

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NSM is a place of partnership and trust, not a place of buzzwords and overpriced, generic creative work. Why I used to say “clients”. I (Dakota) started using the word “clients” many years ago. That’s not special, of course, but it’s important; the only reason I called anyone a client was because I thought that’s […]

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