Daily Archives: April 11, 2011

qp_Bars generates SMPTE color bars

qp_Bars generates SMPTE color bars

AE Scripts has a new script by Christian Lett, qp_Bars, which generates SMPTE color bars for video. There are four bar options: * SMPTE color bars with PLUGE* PAL colour bars…

GenArts Sapphire Webinar recording

SFMOGRAPH posted the recording of the recent GenArts Sapphire Webinar with Marcello Grande (embedded below the fold): “Marcello walks you through some recent projects and shows you how to…

ASSIMILATE announces Mac support for SCRATCH, updates product line and prices

ASSIMILATE announces Mac support for SCRATCH, updates product line and prices

ASSIMILATE today announced version 6 of SCRATCH for Mac and Windows, as well as SCRATCH Lab, a lower priced toolset aimed at rapid on-set and dailies work. Both will…

How to Protect Your Images with Metadata

How to Protect Your Images with Metadata | TechnicalIllustrators.org. There is little you can do to stop someone who is determined to steal your images. Watermarks are easily removed and…

Adobe Premiere Pro hits 5.5

Adobe Premiere Pro hits 5.5

Here we are at NAB again and here’s another release of Adobe Premiere Pro (and the entire Creative Suite). This year’s release isn’t quite…

When publishers’ rights clash with the best user experience

When publishers’ rights clash with the best user experience | BetaTales. What is most important? Publishers copyright or the best user experience for readers? A fight over the iPad appZite…

Just a Tad Of the Nomad

Zaxcom (actually, Coffey Sound) officially announces the Zaxcom Nomad Portable Recorder. The Big Z hasn’t updated its website just yet, so all specs, images and video are via…

Social media monitoring and metrics: The definitive introduction

Social media monitoring and metrics: The definitive introduction. In the first of a three-part series, Cecilia Pineda Feret and Marshall Sponder provide a comprehensive rundown of tools, challenges and…

NAB Live From Pixel Corps

If we programed this right….and things could go wrong…check in here for live from the show floor, press announcements and more… Let’s just…

The Coolest Things I’ve Seen at NAB So Far

The Coolest Things I’ve Seen at NAB So Far

OK, lame headline, and I didn’t mean to get you to read this under false pretenses. However, I checked in and needed a new toothbrush. For all you…

Production Premium CS5.5 storms onto the scene.

Welcome to the new reality of 2011 – this industry is changing fast. Our customers are adapting to the new multi-screen world we live in and learning to thrive…

NAB 2011 Video – Sunday Night at Sony

NAB 2011 Video – Sunday Night at Sony

Sunday night, Sony lets a few journos in to see what’s new before the doors open Monday morning. Sony’s Juan Martinez shows off some of the…

NAB 2011 – Sunday Seminars

NAB 2011 – Sunday Seminars

DP Brian Pearson wields an EPIC as RED’s Ted Schilowitz watches. On Sunday I sat in on several classes and sessions, to get a feel for the non…

After Effects CS5.5 in Production

After Effects CS5.5 in Production

It’s only been a year since After Effects CS5 was released, which brought the application to 64-bit and introduced Rotobrush. With the announcement today of After Effects…

Coming to NAB? Come see results of our 12 camera test Tuesday night

Coming to NAB? Come see results of our 12 camera test Tuesday night

Hey all – One of the (many) reasons I haven’t been writing lately has been I’ve been up to my neck in the SCCE. What&#8217…