Remote Monitoring – May 2020

Osaka has re-opened its economy today which had been closed for about one and half months due to the pandemic worldwide.  Something has been changed and nothing has ended.  My question is simple:  Will there be any new demand in this market now and in close future? I’ve already heard some foreign productions cancelled their […]

映画制作ワークショップ 参加者募集(大阪)

【名称】 大笑映画塾 映画制作部 【対象者】 映画制作の基礎・応用を学びたい方 【講習の目的】 講習生の知識と技術を高め、将来関西で共にに働くことのできるフィルムメーカーをを育成する。 【講習形態】 講師とメンバー少数。技術講習会→制作→技術講習会→制作、の流れでスキルアップを行う。 【講習内容】 ・ 基礎|映画制作基礎 ・ 応用|撮影・照明、編集、録音、演出・脚本(4つの映画のスタイルによる演出技法) 【講習期間】 1〜3年、個人の習熟具合による 【講習日】 基本的に日曜 *参加者の希望により調整有 【講習開始日】 随時(要相談) 【講習場所】 当面はアトリエ石切(近鉄奈良線 石切駅下車) 【講習費用】 基本的に無料。講習の際の交通費や練習のためのロケ撮影などの諸経費は自己負担。また、応募資格に明記の通り、講習を進めていくためには最低限の機材が必要になります。 【応募資格】 1. 二週間に一度の講習に来れること(場所は講師の所在によって異なるが、東大阪か大阪市近辺) 2. 最低限、次の機材を準備できること: 動画撮影の可能な一眼もしくはミラーレスカメラ本体、レンズ一つ以上、三脚、パソコン 3. 将来的に大阪あるいは関西圏を本拠に活躍したい方。 4. 老若男女、社会人・学生、人種・国籍、プロ・アマ問わず。初心者歓迎。 【受け入れ条件として】 1. 吸収する資質 → 好きなこと以外、面倒なことでも進んで学び吸収する資質。 2. 共有する資質 → 学んだことを独り占めせず、他者と共有できる資質。 3. 自立性 → 自ら進んで行動する資質。ただ受身で学ぶだけの姿勢は否。 【優遇されるのは】 * 各、フルサイズで16-28mm、50mm、85mm前後で撮れるレンズを所有、映像制作、写真経験がある等。 【注意事項】 * 退会は自由。ただし、必ずその旨を連絡すること * 習熟の進行具合が著しく遅かったり、意欲に欠けたり、その他の理由で講習を終了することがあります。 * あくまで個人の映像・映画作家の育成ですので、当団体以外との競合禁止条件はありません。仕事を受けるのは自由です。   【募集要項】 1. お名前、在住地(市区町村)、最寄駅、Eメールアドレス 2. あれば映像・映画関係、写真業に関連する経歴 3. 現在の職業(業界、学生等) […]

Drone Flight in Kyoto – March 2019

Do you want to fly in the city of Kyoto? Yes, we can fly. This is a report about a day project to take aerial footages for a hotel’s online promotional video. In pre-production, we arranged the followings: Flight schedules (day and time)  National permission  Local permissions (public or/and private) 1. Flight Schedules: There two […]

DFS’s Coming Research Service: Newly Added in 2019

Today I’m writing about research phase in video productions, especially for commercial and corporate. Traditionally, filmmaking can be divided into three steps: Pre-Production, Production, Post Production. Yeap, it’s basic but pretty important to know about this process. It’s a blue print of all productions regardless of any video genre. My questions is: In which phase […]

DFS Shooting Service: What is New in 2019?

Last year, 2018, the ratio of our shooting service in each field is as below. Broadcast/Media – approx.. 40% Commercial (Web) – approx.. 30% Corporate – approx.. 30% Every time we saw new demands come out, we adjusted the shooting services as to optimise those shooting field or genres. The followings have been added to […]

June 2018 Newsletter: Gaffer, Sound, and Stylist – Supportive Crew Coordination

DFS Productions re-starts supportive crew coordination and newly launch gaffer service for foreign productions  Would you like supportive crew coordinations in Japan?   Yeah, many of clients would.   We have not accepted such requests since years ago, however.  My reason is simple; it won’t make a profit at all. In its early age, between 2012 and 2014-ish, […]

How Fixing Goes with DFS in Osaka, Japan

Production services for foreign productions includes a variety of tasks both expected and unexpected ones. DFS has long been part of this business and seen how this production service market goes in Japan, especially budget productions. To make long story short, our production service has been functioned as literally their utility man, who’ll do whatever […]

Notice May 20th to 25th, 2016

Hi, I’m re-constructing some parts of this website during specified dates. You may encounter outdated links or page not found by accident. Please be patient and full-blown website will be back soon! Thank you, Hotaka

DFS Productions is a media production studio based in Osaka, JAPAN.

DFS will add more filmmakers from 2016

Hello all! I’m announcing that DFS Productions will add filmmakers who take main parts in productions besides me, Hotaka Matsumura, from this year 2016.  This decision is all for our customers.  I want to make some explanations why I decided this as below. As noted in About page, DFS has functioned as a team of […]