Resolve

Which non-linear editing application should a graduating high school senior be certified for?

Which non-linear editing application should a graduating high school senior be certified for?

There was a tweet the other day asking an interesting question about non-linear editing certification for a graduating high school senior and which NLE certification would be most valuable…

Solutions to Resolve Part 1: Precise sharpening and noise reduction

Solutions to Resolve Part 1: Precise sharpening and noise reduction

This short series of articles is about various aspects of Resolve that are important but not as well known as they should be. They don’t often come up in…

Getting Started with Blackmagic Design Fusion Inside Resolve 15

Getting Started with Blackmagic Design Fusion Inside Resolve 15

Fusion, BlackMagic Design’s compositing application, is now included for free (that’s right, Free!) inside of DaVinci Resolve 15, but how do you access it, and how do you…

Craft Editing in DaVinci Resolve 15 Pt. 2

Craft Editing in DaVinci Resolve 15 Pt. 2

As DaVinci Resolve has continued to evolve as a non-linear editing tool many editors have been curious about how it stacks up in a crowded NLE market. Scott Simmons…

Surviving the software jungle

Surviving the software jungle

One of the greatest dangers to modern digital artists is getting locked into a single software package. The fortunes of software companies—even large ones—vacillate with the phases of…

Craft Editing in DaVinci Resolve 15 Pt. 1

Craft Editing in DaVinci Resolve 15 Pt. 1

As DaVinci Resolve has continued to evolve as a non-linear editing tool many editors have been curious about how it stacks up in a crowded NLE market. Scott Simmons…

Resolve 15: Blackmagic integrates Fusion into Resolve

Resolve 15: Blackmagic integrates Fusion into Resolve

Blackmagic’s grading tool turned NLE is on track to become a complete finishing platform–rivaling Autodesk’s Smoke and Flame platforms–thanks to the incorporation of the Fusion compositor…

Random thoughts from the Blackmagic NAB 2018 press conference

Random thoughts from the Blackmagic NAB 2018 press conference

Like the AJA press conference here’s some random thoughts at Blackmagic’s press conference. Blackmagic’s Grant Petty kicks it off with lots of stuff about…

Useful geekery: a database maintenance tool for Resolve

Useful geekery: a database maintenance tool for Resolve

Seth Goldin handles “tech, post-production, and workflow” at Freethink Media. He’s released a bash script for MacOS 10.12.6 to automate backing up and…

The film look: what is it, and why are there two of them?

The film look: what is it, and why are there two of them?

The film look is an elusive thing. Everyone has their favorite flavor, but there are two basic, yet opposite, techniques in vogue right now—and I think I’ve…