Daily Archives: February 17, 2015

Day 17 #28daysofquicktips – Mute a Video Clip in Avid Media Composer 8

Day 17 #28daysofquicktips – Mute a Video Clip in Avid Media Composer 8

This Quicktip is a version specific Quicktip and our first for Avid Media Composer. It’s a small change but a big thing for editors that was added in the…

Flex Light Review and Photometrics

Flex Light Review and Photometrics

Recently I had the pleasure of working on a project with Jem Schofield. Jem has a gear obsession that borders on a medical condition, and I was delighted to see…

Canon’s Extreme Wide-angle for Cinematographers

Canon’s Extreme Wide-angle for Cinematographers

The EF 11-24mm f/4L USM is Canon’s widest ever full-frame ultra-wide zoom lens, and apparently the widest available in the world at the moment.&nbsp…

48 reasons why GarageBand is kryptonite for video production

48 reasons why GarageBand is kryptonite for video production

The market is full of capable digital audio editing applications. I am familiar with many of them and have covered several. Many are capable of recording —and all are capable…

Managing Sound Effects in Final Cut Pro X

Managing Sound Effects in Final Cut Pro X

How do you preview sound effects in Final Cut Pro X? If you’ve been using the Sound and Effects Browser, Steve Martin from Ripple Training has a great…

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – 4K Workflows Part 3: DaVinci Resolve Roundtripping

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – 4K Workflows Part 3: DaVinci Resolve Roundtripping

In the last of our 3 part introductory look at 4K workflows inside of Media Composer Subscription, we take a look at taking your Media Composer timeline, sending it via…

HPA Tech Retreat 2015 – Final Thoughts

HPA Tech Retreat 2015 – Final Thoughts

[Updated 10:53 PST 18 Feb: Quiz 5 winner] The HPA Tech Retreat is an annual gathering of some of the sharpest minds in post, production, broadcast, and…