July 21st, 2014


Data Storage and File Recovery 
by Taky Cheung 
Sponsored by LensProtoGo 


Our Speaker


Taky Cheung

L.A. Color


Sponsored by 




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 On July 21stLensProtoGo is bringing us Taky Cheung, the Co-Founder of LA Color and owner of LA Color Pros. Taky's presentation will make sure you are prepared when the worst strikes- because it will. (Not that any filmmaker would wish it on his/her worst enemies.) His expertise in data storage and recovery makes this meeting one you can't afford to miss!!
 Thanks to our friends at LensProtoGo, this meeting is FREE for both members and nonmembers and includes pizza for everyone! Yes, you read that right- absolutely FREE
PLEASE NOTE: This 7/21 meeting will be held at LensProtoGo's  headquarters in Concord, MA. 
Space is limited at the LensProtoGo offices, so be sure to sign up EARLY to guarantee your spot. We will be sending this out to LensProtoGo's mailing list next week, so register NOW so you don't get locked out. 
Taky will be presenting on the different types of digital storage and the best practice for handling them to make your digital video production workflow smoother and less troublesome. It's important for filmmakers to understand the process and methods on how to recover corrupted video files. In this age, it is truly a must-know for all filmmakers. 

You can expect to learn:
- Types of digital storage: Harddrive, SSD, Flash memory etc
- Best practice on handling different storage type: Defragmentation, Active Garbage Collection etc.
- Understanding File structure, File system compatibility, Low-level format etc.
- File recovery method
- Audio file, digital movie file recovery process and live demo
- Data backup strategy, local backup vs cloud backup
- Last resort - damage control

Taky Cheung co-founded LA Color, a wedding photography and cinematography studio in Pasadena, CA in 2001. Taky is known for his professionalism and outgoing personality that enhances the fun appeal of any occasion.  His clients and their guests consistently give rave reviews for his guest interviews as well as the poignant moments he captures of their special day or event.  

Taky's experience in digital media management and subsequent business experience has prepared him to be a constant source of help to his fellow filmmakers in need-and everyone has seemed to need him! As a true entrepreneur, Taky started a spin off company in 2009, LA Color Pros, which sells photography and videography gear.   

Taky will be bringing some of his gear from LA color for you check out and will also have some killer deals for you to take advantage of at the meeting. In addition to some great deals on gear, he is also going to raffle away a FREE Rode mic
Be sure to sign up NOW so you don't miss out on this FREE night of valuable education and networking with industry leading professionals at LENSPROTOGO! 
July 21st, 2014 
 6:30 p.m.

130 B Baker Ave Extension, 
Concord, MA 01742 



Don't forget it's at LensProToGo, NOT the Holiday Inn!


See you at the meeting!

Lisa Serino 
Marketing Director, NPVA