After Effects Classic Course: Colorama 1 – Overview

After Effects Classic Course: Colorama 1 – Overview 1

The last few posts have been about both the corrective and creative uses of color manipulation. Now it’s time to get purely creative with the most over-the-top color manipulation plug-in in After Effects: Colorama.  This powerful effect is initially overwhelming, because it can do so much from sedate tinting to psychedelic color cycling. So let’s […]

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An interview with “This is America” editor Ernie Gilbert

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Recently, the music video for Childish Gambino’s This is America won one of two Grand Prix prizes in the Entertainment for Music category at Cannes. Jury president Paulette Long described the video as a cultural phenomenon, saying that “Every so often a video comes out and it points a finger and makes us admit that […]

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Need to rent a computer for onsite editing?

Need to rent a computer for onsite editing? 19

A week of editing video, in a hotel, for a conference brought to my attention a company called RentAComputer.com. I had never heard of them before and I have no idea how long they have been around but it was a fantastic option for what we needed. Show up at a hotel, shoot video on-site […]

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