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LaCie Expands Mobile Capacity to 320GB

LaCie announced today increased capacity to 320GB for its Rugged All-Terrain Hard Disk, design by Neil Poulton and the 2.5-inch Little Disk, design by Sam Hecht. Ideal…

Fun with Gamma, Quicktime and After Effects

Fun with Gamma, Quicktime and After Effects

Here’s a scenario being replayed at studios around the globe: The decision is made to upgrade to After Effects CS3. A big project comes in. All proceeds quite…

Video Tutorial: Understanding Depth of Field

Video Tutorial: Understanding Depth of Field

Depth-of-Field. In simple terms DOF can be defined as “the distance in front of and beyond the subject that appears to be in focus.” Seems simple…

How To Setup and Configure the Brevis 35mm Adapter

The advent of affordable 35mm Lens Adapter systems have brought a new level of creative control to digital filmmakers. With that comes a new level of complexity…lens adapters…

Mythbusting

This post is prompted by the following questions and comments from a reader: Was AE used for Davey Jones in Pirates 2? Is it capable of those kinds of effects…