REVIEW – Trapcode Suite 14 from Red Giant Software

REVIEW - Trapcode Suite 14 from Red Giant Software 1

I work in After Effects.  A lot, and I always have my “stable” of effects that I find myself constantly going to, and Trapcode definitely has some of those effects.  Red Giant is back with Trapcode Suite 14, the newest release of its popular After Effects plug-ins.  Let’s see what’s been updated in this go […]

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Game of Thrones: the beginning of the end

Game of Thrones: the beginning of the end

Season 8 will put an end to the saga Game of Thrones. One year from now the last six episodes, so is said, will free many professionals from what has been a long time commitment. The last candles are burning at Westeros. The last episode from season seven airs Sunday, August 27. Game of Thrones […]

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Apple, please create an XML utility to provide access to old Final Cut Pro 7 Classic projects

Apple, please create an XML utility to provide access to old Final Cut Pro 7 Classic projects 7

Apple should create and provide a free XML extraction tool that can look into a Final Cut Pro 7 project file and export an FCP7 XML of the selected sequences The internet has been abuzz with what is finally officially official: Final Cut Pro 7 (and your old Final Cut Studio apps) will not run […]

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AE Project Diary: 4) Mixing up a cake with maths

AE Project Diary: 4) Mixing up a cake with maths 8

I like cakes a lot, especially cakes with lots of layers.  After Effects also has lots of layers, but when you have to start doing boring and repetitive tasks those ones don’t seem as much fun as eating a nice slice of opera gateaux.  This project diary takes you through a real-life project where I […]

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Filmmaker Friday Featuring Will Sampson

Filmmaker Friday Featuring Will Sampson 9

With hundreds of careers and opportunities, the filmmaking industry can be a unique experience for a filmmaker. Filmtools decided to take a deeper look into the world of a Filmmaker. This week, we had the opportunity to speak to Filmmaker Will Sampson about his work. This is what he said: Where are you from? Will […]

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