AE Project Diary: 8) 3D City

AE Project Diary: 8) 3D City 1

This city flythrough was created entirely using After Effects, with the final composition involving over 18,000 layers.  I made this almost 7 years ago, at the start of 2012, and it was all created in After Effects CS5 running on a 2009 MacPro.  Just to clarify – there is no 3D here, only After Effects.  […]

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SmallHD FOCUS Bolt Wireless monitors now available: wireless for all

SmallHD FOCUS Bolt Wireless monitors: wireless for all

SmallHD and Teradek have teamed up to create a series of wireless monitors that remove complexity and add a new level of convenience. The new wireless monitors are shipping now, says the company. The new wireless solution was unveiled at NAB 2018, last April. SmallHD presented then their FOCUS Bolt TX and RX, wireless monitors […]

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RED Announces DSMC2 Touch 7″ Ultra-Brite LCD Monitor


Today, RED Digital Cinema® introduces the DSMC2® Touch 7.0” Ultra-Brite LCD Monitor to its line of innovative camera accessories. The new RED® DSMC2 Touch 7.0” Ultra-Brite LCD Monitor is a robust, optically-bonded touchscreen with Gorilla® Glass that provides the most intuitive way to navigate menus, adjust camera parameters, and review .R3D clips directly out of the camera. It offers a brighter, […]

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ART OF THE SHOT: Claudia Raschke, DP for Oscar Nominated “RBG”


Now that the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences have nominated the documentary “RBG” for an Oscar for Best Documentary now might be a great time to share this ART OF THE SHOT interview with the cinematographer who shot “RBG” Claudia Raschke. Like most ART OF THE SHOT interviews, Claudia and I talked over […]

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Western Digital: new WD Black SN750 NVMe SSD for data-intensive content

Western Digital: new WD Black NVMe SSD for data-intensive content

Western Digital introduced its new NVMe SSD, including a version with integrated heatsink, the high-performance WD Black SN750 NVMe SSD with up to 2TB capacity on a single-sided M.2 form factor. The PC is back in all its glory, as both a high performance entertainment machine and a working station, thanks to advancements in PC […]

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Samsung 970 EVO Plus: new and faster 250GB NVMe SSD costs only $89.99

Samsung 970 EVO Plus: 250GB NVMe SSD now costs $89.99

If you want to move your OS to a faster SSD, the time to do so has arrived: Samsung just introduced its new 970 EVO Plus, and it’s a Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) SSD that gives “fast” a new meaning. If you think your OS is running fast on a regular SSD, then imagine how […]

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Panasonic Introduces AG-CX350 4K Camcorder


Panasonic has announced the AG-CX350, a 4K 1.0-type handheld camcorder that offers both creativity and connectivity for live events, IP Production, sports, and news gathering. The CX350 is a handheld camcorder that is optimized for 4K/HD production with live broadcasting capabilities. With its integrated lens design, the CX350 brings impressive new features including 4K 10-bit 60p […]

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ART OF THE CUT with Hank Corwin, ACE on editing VICE

ART OF THE CUT with Hank Corwin, ACE on editing VICE 4

Hank Corwin, ACE, was nominated for an ACE Eddie for The Horse Whisperer; and for an Oscar and won an ACE Eddie for The Big Short. Editing work also includes Tree of Life, Natural Born Killers, Snow Falling on Cedars and work as additional editor on JFK, Public Enemies and Moneyball. Most recently, he was […]

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Congratulations to the Oscar nominated editors

Congratulations to the Oscar nominated editors 10

Art of the Cut congratulates all of the Oscar nominated editors for Best Film Editing How hard did they work for these nominations? Read the interviews! BlacKkKlansman- Barry Alexander Brown Bohemian Rhapsody – John Ottman Green Book – Patrick J. Don Vito The Favourite – Yorgos Mavropsaridis Vice – Hank Corwin […]

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