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Realistic Screen Compositing

Realistic Screen Compositing

The “Realistic Screen Compositing” tutorial shows a simple yet effective way of reintroducing an existing screen reflection back into a composite. This not only adds life to the…

Syntheyes 101

Syntheyes 101

Learn Syntheyes, a 3D motion tracking application. I’ll show you step by step how to import, track, solve and export the track data as well as a few…

Revisiting HDV’s Virtues

Revisiting HDV’s Virtues

Among my clients and friends who are video professionals, many of those who produce commercials, corporate, and music videos have already embraced tapeless acquisition with such cameras as JVC&#8217…

Events: DCS & MFM discuss CineAlta; FCPUG SuperMeet; Broadcast Video Expo

Events: DCS & MFM discuss CineAlta; FCPUG SuperMeet; Broadcast Video Expo

Get out, meet people, see cool things, and learn stuff. December: Learn about CineAlta cameras and different recording gammas in Cupertino. January: party with the FCP faithful at MacWorld Expo…

Liberating segregated HDTV sets

Liberating segregated HDTV sets

Unfortunately, many of the latest-generation HDTV sets sold in the USA are segregated, meaning that they cruelly block 50Hz signals on their video input. In some cases, they simply…

AppleTV, WDTV, or Blu-ray: Which one is best to distribute your HD project?

AppleTV, WDTV, or Blu-ray: Which one is best to distribute your HD project?

Even if your HD project isn’t destined to be broadcast over the air, you’ll still want to have your client be able to play it on…

TRULY native Red support in Final Cut Studio…finally!

TRULY native Red support in Final Cut Studio…finally!

Apple and Red have teamed up to support native (OK, rewrapped QTs, akin to how P2 is handled) .R3D support in Final Cut Pro 6.0.5 and Color 1…

PMW-EX1 Firmware 1.11

PMW-EX1 Firmware 1.11

23.98PsF output is available on EX1s with firmware 1.11. I’ve upgraded our PMW-EX1 from firmware version 1.03 to firmware version 1.11 and I…

Handheld Camera Script

Handheld Camera Script

Introducing a new script that creates an AE camera that not only has handheld motion, but can be easily adjusted to mimic a variety of camera motion effects like running…

Camera Raw 5.0 – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peek

Richard Harrington shows you how to develop your camera raw files with Camera Raw 5.0 and CS4…

Encoding web video in the age of the iPhone

Encoding web video in the age of the iPhone

The last time I looked, Apple had already sold over six million iPhones after just 13 months since its initial launch. I don’t think that there have been…

Adjustments Panel – Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peek

Richard Harrington shows you how to use the new adjustments panel in Photoshop CS4 to speed up your workflow. Want the videos in HD? Then check out our iTunes version…

Photoshop CS4 Sneak Peek Video – Adobe Output Module

Watch video #2 in our series on Creative Suite 4. Richard Harrington shows you how to use the Adobe Output Module in Bridge CS4 to make websites, contact sheets, and…