There are two powerful software applications that every Post Producer should know about: OmniOutliner and OmniGraffle. Both of these apps can help you communicate your ideas with more clarity and help you manage the creative process more effectively.
I’ve wanted to re-learn computer programing almost since I stopped learning C in high school. I’m using Ali Sweigart’s excellent book Automate the Boring Stuff with Python and I can’t recommend it enough!
You carry a notebook if you care about your job. You keep a journal if you care about your career.
“And I still have the Freelancer Twitch, of needing to be hyper-present and hyper-alert and hyper-aware at all times.”
The timeline is a space beyond the world. The only limit is your attention. Until the Show ends and you move on.