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moviola.com introduces Coffee Break Film School

moviola.com introduces Coffee Break Film School

“Film school for those born without an attention span” – that’s the summary description provided by the moviola.com team for their new Coffee Break Film School. CBFS (the abbreviated…

Upcoming L.A. area events

Upcoming L.A. area events

If you’re in the Los Angeles area, ’tis the season for open houses, plus plenty of demos, training sessions, and other events—many of them free. Some…

Definitive Guide to Editing With DaVinci Resolve Released

Definitive Guide to Editing With DaVinci Resolve Released

Blackmagic releases the official hands-on guide to editing with DaVinci Resolve 12.5. DaVinci Resolve, arguably one of the most popular dedicated color correction programs, has “dabbled&#8221…

Free After Effects video tutorial: Effectively track motion

Free After Effects video tutorial: Effectively track motion

Check it out. When I’ve had the opportunity to work with less experienced After Effects artists, and even some experienced ones who should know better, I see people make…

Roger Deakins and His New Website

Roger Deakins and His New Website

After years Roger Deakins ASC, BSC, CBE updates his website. Updates include a new “look at lighting plans.”&nbsp…

Varicam menu simulator now available

Varicam menu simulator now available

Panasonic has published an online simulator the VariCam’s menu system, so you can get up to speed on the camera’s interface and setup options before a…

Digital Production Buzz Interview with Art Adams

Digital Production Buzz Interview with Art Adams

Not long ago I was interviewed for the online show Digital Production Buzz. The show is now live, and you can watch it here&#8230…

PVC at NAB 2015: Pluralsight

PVC at NAB 2015: Pluralsight

Back in the South Hall I happened upon a booth for a training company I had never heard of called Pluralsight. They had a great booth with good swag, an…

My NAB 2015 Post|Production World sessions

My NAB 2015 Post|Production World sessions

If I may take a moment to engage in a bit of shameless self-promotion please indulge me! Once again I’m honored to be teaching/leading/presenting (and learning…

How to get trained

How to get trained

Almost everyone now seems interested in video or cameras or movie making. Filmmaking has become a popular hobby and even a sport. This is perfectly fine. However, I find that…