Daily Archives: June 14, 2019

Learn Maya in 30 minutes, for free

Learn Maya in 30 minutes, for free

With the market squeezing editors more and more to become generalists, 3D animation skills are becoming highly valued. But learning Autodesk’s Maya—the industry standard 3D package—has been…

The Filmtools Podcast Eps. 8 (w/ High Speed Cinematographer Peter Cote)

The Filmtools Podcast Eps. 8 (w/ High Speed Cinematographer Peter Cote)

Each week The Filmtools Podcast talks with industry professionals in a candid conversation about their career, relevant news within the industry, and about the art and gear behind filmmaking. &nbsp…

Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Ultra Macro from Venus Optics is now shipping

Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Ultra Macro from Venus Optics is now shipping

The Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Ultra Macro APO lens looks like any other 100mm Macro lens in terms of size, but its optical construction gives you much…

Affinity Publisher is coming: an affordable desktop publishing app

Affinity Publisher is coming: an affordable desktop publishing app

Serif’s most ambitious app yet, Affinity Publisher, is officially launched this June, and there is an exclusive early access offer and 20% discount for pre-orders for this affordable…

Skylum Luminar 3.1.1: going faster now

Skylum Luminar 3.1.1: going faster now

Even if you have hundreds — even thousands — of photos in your library, you’ll find an improved launch time in Luminar, thanks to the recent update, says Skylum. According to…

SMPTE Hollywood explores Immersive VR and shows holographic display

SMPTE Hollywood explores Immersive VR and shows holographic display

Star Trek’s holodeck continues to be the goal in terms of Virtual Reality projects, and at SMPTE’s next meeting a group of specialists will discuss their plans for…