Dr. Christian Rogers

2,097 Flips | 3 Magazines | 29 Likes | 2,190 Followers | @christianrogers | I received my Bachelors of Science in Visual Communications Technology, a Masters of Education in Career & Technology Education at Bowling Green State University & a Ph.D. at the University of Toledo in the field of educational technology with a focus in media production. While earning a PhD, I was a Lecturer & Academic Advisor in the Visual Communication Technology program at BGSU, teaching courses in cross-media integration and overseeing the video production track. Currently, I am an Assistant Professor in Computer Graphics Technology in the Purdue School of Engineering & Technology at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). I teach courses in the fundamentals of video production to advanced motion design and conducts research in the area of pervasive technology, media theory and instructional design. My industry experience is quite diverse, with over thirteen years in the visual communications field, having worked for many different organizations and institutions. You can view

Tips for Adding Music to Films in Video Editing

Using music in your films is one of the best ways to drive emotion, connect to the audience, and elevate the video. If the visuals and the music are …

Filmmaking

Here Are 10 Lightroom Tips You Really Should Know, According to Peter McKinnon

Lightroom tutorials are a well you can return to again and again because there’s so much to learn about this complex and crucial imaging program. …

Tutorials

Why You Need to Include Video in Your Marketing Strategy

Have you been considering include video in your marketing strategy? Keep scrolling to learn why you should invest in it as part of a well rounded and …

Marketing

Here's how to shoot great video with any camera. Even a toy camera

If you’re on a tight budget but have so many ideas for videos, you may feel limited with the gear you have. In this video, Jordy Vandeput of …

Videography

The Detu MAX 3D 360 VR camera with AI shoots 8K video and 12K stills

If there’s one thing that’s definitely not going away, it’s 360 VR cameras. And they’ve come a very long way in the last few years. It was only 2016, …

Videography

Thirty-Six of the Most Insane Video Editing Transitions in One Three-Minute Snowboarding Film

Filmmaker Claudiu Voicu has a reputation for his editing skills but in his latest video, he deliberately chose to include as many tough transitions …

Videography

Nikon releases insane Super-Telephoto camera with 24-3000mm focal range

Nikon has released the COOLPIX P1000 Super-Telephoto Camera that features a lens that goes up to a mind-blowing 3000mm. The P1000 has a 16MP …

Cameras

Kessler announces the KillShockl Vibration Isolator

Shares 0<p>Kessler has unveiled the KillShock vibration isolator, a highly modular system capable of small to large payloads at an affordable price. As …

Cinematography

New sensor chart shows all major cinema camera sensor sizes at a glance

Phil Holland has just updated his extremely popular sensor chart to include the latest cameras. This isn't just a list of sensor dimensions, but a …

camerasensor

Panasonic VariCam Custom Splash Screen to deter camera theft

Shares 0<p>Panasonic have come up with application software that creates a Custom Splash Screen for owners of the VariCam 35/HS, VariCam LT and VariCam …

Identity Theft

Got 2 Minutes to Learn 6 Easy In-Camera Transitions?

In-camera transitions can give your project plenty of style without costing you a dime.A good transition can add a lot of flair and production value …

Videography

How to Record Your Camera's EVF

Being able to record your camera's electronic viewfinder might not be the most pressing issue for a lot of photographers and videographers, however …

Filmmaking

DaVinci Resolve 15 + Fusion Integration = Many Happy Editors by Kevin P. McAuliffe

I’ll be honest right off the bat in this article. I’m not a big color grader. I’m more a visual effects and compositing editor. That’s why, for the …

Videography

Replacing a Sky in Final Cut Pro X by Mark Spencer

This week on MacBreak Studio, Steve Martin from Ripple Training shows us how to replace a sky in Final Cut Pro X.<p>The shot in question a low medium …

Tutorials

DJI Ronin-S review

The DJI Ronin-S is nothing short of a new benchmark for camera gimbals.<p>The DJI Ronin-S is nothing short of a new benchmark for camera gimbals.<p>The DJI …

Cameras

The new Ronin S gimbal is essential YouTube gear

If you're reading this you're probably a filmmaker or someone who might like to become a filmmaker. If so, you already know that the Ronin S is a gimbal: a robotic stick that stabilizes your camera. The reason your YouTube faves are geeking out over the Ronin S is that it can carry larger cameras …

Cinematography

Aurora HDR 2018 Gets a Massive (FREE) Update

For the last few months the team over at Skylum has been hard at work optimizing Aurora HDR 2018 and today the fruits of their digital labor are …

HDR Photography

The Seven Year Itch – FCP X, Zero to Hero?

Seven years ago today, Apple unveiled FCP X, the successor to Final Cut Pro 7. FCP X was billed as being a revolutionary new version of the world’s …

6 gadgets every photographer should have

You have an eye for seeing the world around you in a different way. While your DSLR lets you capture the world as you see it, the right accessories …

These are the Most Popular Cameras and Settings for Stock Photography

<i>Here’s an infographic that peers into the preference of stock photographers… at least, for one stock photography site.</i><p>Ever been curious about getting …

Photography

You can now mount S35 lenses on a full-frame camera thanks to Fujifilm

As we reported after last year’s Camerimage, large format cinematography is gaining in popularity, with most of the major camera manufacturers racing …

Google launches VR180 Creator to make desktop VR video editing easier

To assist with the creation of 180-degree virtual reality photos and video, Google LLC announced on Friday the launch of its VR180 Creator tool that …

Capsule360: a 3-axis motion control box for photography and video

Whether you’re a videographer, a photographer or both, the new accessory from MIOPS should be in your toolkit. Now on Kickstarter, Capsule360 is a …

How To Use Video In Your Email Marketing Campaigns

The world of email marketing is changing every day, and as more and more brands recognize the value of email marketing – the more difficult it is to …

Marketing

Nvidia uses AI to transform standard videos into slow motion

If you’ve ever tried slowing down a video shot at 30 fps, you know that it becomes choppy and unusable. Nvidia has an AI-based solution for that …

Adobe’s new all-in-one video-editing tool will work across devices

Adobe is working on a new video-editing product called Project Rush that brings three tools -- Premiere Pro, Audition and After Effects -- together in one place. With Project Rush, you'll be able to edit the color of your videos, improve the sound quality, build a title sequence, add some stock …

Review: Panasonic GX9 makes a compelling case for the compact camera

We don't envy anyone in the camera game at the moment. The glory days, at least in terms of sales, would appear to be long gone. If you can afford a …

How Switching to Mirrorless Made Me Fall Back in Love with Photography

As a professional photographer, I always told myself that I needed to have the very best equipment to take the best images. And for me that was …

MoVI Commander – Redrock Micro | Cinema Gear – Filmmaking Solutions

• Precision focus iris and zoom control with the professional ergonomics you expect<p>Works with any lens motors by leveraging the MoVI’s built-in lens …

Cinematography

The Sony DCR-VX1000 changed broadcast documentary production forever

There are times in our lives, moments that we all remember, some touchstone events that stand out... There are the ones always referenced: the …