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Review: Screen, a new pro video player for macOS

Review: Screen, a new pro video player for macOS

Screen is a macOS-native “video player for video people”. It’s a fast, flexible, and elegant player with copious keyboard shortcuts, NLE-style transport controls, LUT support, transcoded and…

EOS -1D X Mark III: better video and an impressive step change in autofocus

EOS -1D X Mark III: better video and an impressive step change in autofocus

A step change in autofocus, that’s how Canon describes the new EOS-1D X Mark III DSLR camera, which introduces dramatically improved image quality, video and communications. Now that…

After Effects & Performance. Part1: In search of perfection

After Effects & Performance. Part1: In search of perfection

Introducing the Introduction When it comes to After Effects, “performance” is a complicated topic.  The notion of performance affects every single After Effects user, and yet it’s one of…

RØDE unveils NTG5 short shotgun microphone

RØDE unveils NTG5 short shotgun microphone

NOW UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Under strict embargo until now, RØDE has just unveiled its new NTG5 short shotgun microphone. The Australian manufacturer states that the NTG5 sets a new…

ART OF THE CUT on editing “Zombieland: Doubletap”

ART OF THE CUT on editing “Zombieland: Doubletap”

Dirk Westervelt, ACE is an ACE Eddie nominee for his work on Deadpool 2. His filmography also includes Logan – which was a previous Art of the Cut interview &#8211…

Art of the Cut Podcast Eps. 18 (w/ “Zombieland: Double Tap” Editors Chris Patterson & Dirk Westervelt, ACE)

Art of the Cut Podcast Eps. 18 (w/ “Zombieland: Double Tap” Editors Chris Patterson & Dirk Westervelt, ACE)

The Art of the Cut podcast brings the fantastic conversations that Steve Hullfish has with world renowned editors into your car, living room, editing suite and beyond. In each episode…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Working with Lens Flare 3D

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Working with Lens Flare 3D

In this lesson Kevin P McAuliffe talks about working with Continuum 2019’s Lens Flare 3D inside of Avid Media Composer.  When editors think of Lens Flares, they think…

The Virtual Production Field Guide: your FREE pocket guide to VP techniques

The Virtual Production Field Guide: your FREE pocket guide to VP techniques

Written by Noah Kadner, The Virtual Production Field Guide is your FREE digital pocket guide, if you’re interested in or already producing projects using virtual production (VP) techniques. Get…

My first time at NAB Show New York

My first time at NAB Show New York

Last week was my first ever trip to New York City for NAB Show New York. I wasn’t sure what to expect and the claims of “it’s just…

Review: Samson DE50x head microphone with micro-miniature capsule

Review: Samson DE50x head microphone with micro-miniature capsule

Here is my review of the ≈US$170 Samson DE50x head microphone with micro-miniature capsule. The DE50x includes 4 windscreens, a collar clip, and a very practical carrying case…

After Effects Classic Course: Light Transmission

After Effects Classic Course: Light Transmission

3D Lighting is probably one of the more underused creative tools in Adobe After Effects. It’s not just for lighting complex 3D worlds; it can also be used to…

DSC Charts keep my tests accurate and repeatable

DSC Charts keep my tests accurate and repeatable

​ As someone that tests a large amount of gear on a regular basis, one of the hardest issues is to make sure all of my camera and lens tests…

Tattoo Removal from Video Footage

Tattoo Removal from Video Footage

Removing tattoos from body parts is tricky business: painful in the real world and painful in post-production. The former because being sizzled by Q-switched lasers is painful and…

ON1 Photo RAW 2020: the all-in-one photo workflow solution is now available

ON1 Photo RAW 2020: the all-in-one photo workflow solution is now available

New AI features, new filters, SmugMug sharing, X-Rite integration and improved processing on Fujifilm Raw files are some of the new things included in the all-new ON1 Photo…

Google Nest Wifi router: Ethernet interconnections & general clarifications

Google Nest Wifi router: Ethernet interconnections & general clarifications

Earlier this week, Google announced its new Next Wifi router and its optional Point accessory. The new Next Wifi router from Google is a higher-end model that fortunately does…