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  • FEARLESS COLLABORATION

    FEARLESS COLLABORATION Why the Next Generation Is Essential For Success The following is adapted from Laura Frank’s opening keynote presentation for the 2023 LDI conference and tradeshow I have had a number of jobs and titles in my career. Some of you might know me as a Screens Producer. I made the switch from automated […]

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  • The Importance of Organizing the Creative Video Community

    The Importance of Organizing the Creative Video Community By Laura Frank The creative video community is made up of a wide variety of expertise. Our roles range from technologists, creatives, producers, modelers, programmers, engineers, technicians, designers, operators, animators, and coordinators – and we are a fiercely independent bunch. Those who freelance act as individual economic […]

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  • The Limelight and Covid-19

    Do you remember your first concert? Being in a dark space amongst a crowd of people with the music too loud and the lights hitting your eyes creates an almost indescribable feeling. There is nothing quite like the shared experience of a live performance.  Maybe your first live performance was in a theater for a […]

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  • I MISS GIGGING

    By Laura Frank I hear this again and again when I talk to my industry peers. Two months ago, that statement would have been followed by, “I don’t miss the hours” or “I needed the break” but lately the caveats have disappeared. We miss each other. Or the paycheck. Likely both. Our working life has […]

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  • Our future of work

    By Laura Frank ?????:???? as an entity has many goals. I would like to see a future of our work that has less stress and better remuneration. I am concerned about the wellness of our community and it’s longevity. However, the topic I feel strongest about is client education. Our peers have been showing up on […]

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  • about frame:work

    By Laura Frank We are a group of entertainment production professionals who work with video displays in live performance. We don’t have one catch all term to define who we are or what we do. Some of us make video content, though we specialize in everything from motion graphics, animation, information displays and storytelling. Others […]

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