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February 14, 2011, 2:31 pm
With improved video quality, faster H.264 encoding, simplified workflow with Squeeze's batch window, additional input and output formats, adaptive bitrate encoding, just to name a few of the new features, read why Jerry Hofmann is excited about this new release.
February 14, 2011, 2:00 pm
Working with After Effects weekly, you may be in a rhythm of using the software and your favorite features, but you may be missing some of the real power the software provides. Here are some power tips for getting the most out of the Effects controls of AE CS5.
February 14, 2011, 8:36 am
Each year we have our annual Superbowl blog pitting the top NLE systems against one another. However, this year we ended up with something a little different than our traditional article.
February 14, 2011, 8:19 am
There’s a quiet gathering in Palm Springs every February. Many of the post-production industry’s leading luminaries, along with a gaggle of production folks, hangers-on, and ne’er-do-wells (including your correspondent) assemble for the Hollywood Post Alliance’s Tech Retreat, three and a half days of discussion about where the industry is and where it’s going.
February 13, 2011, 5:23 pm
My editing user settings are constantly evolving. One things that changes a lot are the bin column layouts that I recall for various editing tasks. I use many different columns for both Avid Media Composer and Final Cut Pro. I very often resize columns and add or remove headings to saved layouts. Rather than always save a new heading or repeatedly change the same saved layout over and over I will save and overwrite an existing column layout.
February 13, 2011, 1:23 pm
The other day, when the new X-Men movie trailer went live, I emailed Eddie Hamilton for his comments. Those of you follow my blog will know that Eddie is a close friend and contributor to the many things that we do. He is also editor on the new X-men film, 'X-Men: First Class'.
February 13, 2011, 12:39 pm
As a filmmaker, David Fincher has the reputation of an extreme perfectionist, so finely attuned to detail that he doesn’t trust anyone else to get even minor secondary shots. That vision earned him an Oscar nomination as the director of "The Social Network" – but what about the guys who have to work with him? While Mr. Fincher is celebrated for doing dozens and dozens of takes , what’s often forgotten is that other people then have to look at each and every one of those takes to put the film...
February 13, 2011, 12:29 pm
With its sleek black face, glowing video screens, and Darth Vaderesque controls, the device could easily be mistaken for a prop in yet another sequel to Star Wars. In fact, it springs from the fertile imagination of George Lucas, creator of the Star Wars trilogy, who calls it EditDroid. As connoisseurs of Lucas's movies know, 'droids - short for android, a word with Greek roots meaning automaton with a humanlike form - are the playful robots that populate his highly successful space operas.
February 13, 2011, 12:27 pm
So NAB is rapidly approaching and as par for the course, we know nothing about Apple's plans for the event. We know they don't have a booth planned but will they announce anything at all? Last year we had a completely underwhelming (you might say embarrassing) presentation by Apple at the SuperMeet. What will we see / hear this year?
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