Daily Archives: November 20, 2013

Don’t Just Get The Shot

Don’t Just Get The Shot

Filmmakers often ask what they can do to make their projects sound better.  They are all looking for that one great tip and expecting an awe-inspiring “aha!” insight…

Nikon 1 AW1

Nikon 1 AW1

I used to carry the indestructible Nikonos V with me on many of my adventure sports assignments. Shooting stories for Canoe and Kayak, I ventured from the iceberg-choked waters…

Product Review: Davis & Sanford ProElite Tripod with 525 Fluid Head

Product Review: Davis & Sanford ProElite Tripod with 525 Fluid Head

Adorama recently added some new affordable video tripods to their catalog from Davis & Sanford. I had a chance to try out the versatile and heavy-duty ProElite Tripod with…

Let’s Learn Media Composer – Lesson 94

Let’s Learn Media Composer – Lesson 94

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe answers a viewers question about offlining a show in Media Composer and finishing in Premiere Pro CC. What was once a very painful process…

Eight Steps to a Successful Implementation Project

Eight Steps to a Successful Implementation Project

To achieve a successful implementation of any project, including the installation and deployment of a Digital Asset Management (DAM) system, it is crucial that customers and vendors are on the…

Entertainment Technology Expo 2013: Wrap Up

Entertainment Technology Expo 2013: Wrap Up

The Entertainment Technology Expo of 2013 was filled with a variety of training opportunities, including time lapse tutorials as well as formal discussions of the 4K revolution.  It was…

One Ring to Rule Them All – Random Text Animation in Motion

One Ring to Rule Them All – Random Text Animation in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how to create a random text animation in Motion. Motion's text styling and animating capabilities are…