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Christmas Gift Ideas for Editors

Christmas Gift Ideas for Editors

With the Holiday Season fast approaching the Editblog’s long running 
Christmas Gift Ideas for the Editor column is adding a webinar to it’s yearly update. Join Editblog&#8217…

Creative Edit of a Film Scene

Creative Edit of a Film Scene

All too often we look at the nuts and bolts of how to use NLEs. In this webinar Barry will show you a rough edit of a scene that was…

Opening titles: commercials that sell a series

Opening titles: commercials that sell a series

The art of the opening title sequence is flourishing like never before. The best ones contain clues, “Easter eggs,” as to the theme of path of the series…

Blackmagic Design Releases DaVinci Resolve 14.1

Blackmagic Design Releases DaVinci Resolve 14.1

Alright, Alright, Alright, Blackmagic Design has released the latest version of the color grading and editing software DaVinci Resolve. Firmware 14.1 is officially available to download and install, but…

In Depth Look – Red Giant Universe 2.2

In Depth Look – Red Giant Universe 2.2

Red Giant develop and distribute some of the best plug-ins out there.   Shine and Magic Bullet Looks are my “go to” effects from Red Giant.  Way back…

Three beautiful TV shows you probably aren’t watching

Three beautiful TV shows you probably aren’t watching

I’ve worked on episodic television. I know how fast it moves. That’s why I’m amazed at how good recent TV shows tend to look…

Useful Tools for Editors: Daylight Savings Time Edition

Useful Tools for Editors: Daylight Savings Time Edition

Soundly Soundly is a cool entry into the world of sound effects that I’ve been trying out recently. It differs from where you might find sound effects in…

In Depth – Sapphire 11 AVX from Boris FX

In Depth – Sapphire 11 AVX from Boris FX

Never has it been a better time to be an effects and visual effects geek like me. Boris FX has cornered the market on the high end visual effects, with…

Halloween 2017 movie recommendations

Halloween 2017 movie recommendations

“Terror is smelling a corpse, while horror is finding it.” Gothic fiction defines these terms as very different things, and until recently I didn’t know how…

Creative Cloud About Menu Easter Eggs

Creative Cloud About Menu Easter Eggs

Okay, I’m going to sound like a complete Adobe nerd when I say this, but I look forward to every new release of the Creative Cloud apps for the…