With the publishing of Jack Nicas and Andy Pasztor's speculative and interpretive article in the Wall Street Journal in the fall of 2014, it seems every news agency, media outlet and publication has totally lost their minds in a fit of hysteria liken to Chicken Little proportions; sparking "end of days" tweets and forum discussions throughout the social mediasphere that has brought on an industry-wide panic akin to Orson Wells' War of the Worlds live broadcast radio play. Let's just stop right there and breathe for a moment - turn off the TV, put down that paper and let's look at some facts... (UPDATED 6/29/2015 with FAA Section 333 Exemption at bottom of article)
I know this post has a clickbait sounding title, and for that I apologize, but I’m not writing this for click throughs or ad impressions. This is about the things that software can do now and guessing at what it will do in the very, very near future. Right now, software “reads” articles and emails, and this is how Google analyzes...
Best Sony Cameras for VideoYou know and I know that as soon as this article was written it immediately became dated. That's okay, because this is not nor is it intended to be a round-up of every single camera Sony has available. It's a round-up of the best video cameras by Sony. These cameras have to be considered the "A" camera on a shoot, whether that's a big...
A round up of the best video cameras by Sony
Several years ago, at an NAB focus group, I showed Sony the difference in how Alexa saturates color with overexposure vs. an F55. Or, maybe I should say I showed them how Alexa desaturates color with overexposure: once a hue passes a point at or near middle gray in brightness, its saturation locks and it only gets brighter. Traditional video...
Tutorial: using any Midi Controller as a video controller in your editing softwareCurious about how to use your midi controller into a video controller in your NLE? I'll show you how in this exclusive tutorial, but you'll need a few things first. What you need: A midi controller with a decent layout An editing software with lots of hotkeys for editing
Take time with the setup and you can be rewarded with a multifunction controller that offers more than just audio mixing controls
The BEST and FREE Video Editing SoftwareMany professionals in the video editing industry have grown with a list of programs as their reference for quite some time, but a new generation of users is not bound to the same names. They explore the market for alternative solutions,...
When it comes to editing and post-processing, some products are a reference in the market, but with so many new programs available, some FREE, the future may be different. We handpicked a few choices.