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Crossovers: NPR Is Taking Video by Storm

Multimedia, a buzzword about a decade ago, is now the norm. Once a pleasant surprise to see video on the same page as text or a comment forum after a …

NPR

Compressor Power User Tricks

Useful Tools for Editors - After Summit Edition
Some new tools previewed, others shipping now

The first ever Final Cut Pro X Creative Summit has come …

Power User

Unboxing and 1st audio tests with the Sennheiser ClipMic Digital for iOS

Today I got my hands on the Sennheiser ClipMic Digital mic for iOS so I decided to shoot a quick unboxing video and then do an audio test and a video …

iPhone

Sony: An eye on focus

Sony recently shook things up with the announcement of the 4K-capable 42.4MP, backside-illuminated full-frame a7R II mirrorless camera, alongside …

Cameras

New Sony a7S professional battery solutions from Hawkwoods

By site editor Dan Chung: The Sony a7S is a great camera in many ways, but battery life isn’t one of them. The tiny NP-FW50 batteries it runs on …

Batteries

Koji Advance Color Grading Plug-in and LUT

Koji, the joint venture between Final Cut Pro X plug-in maker CrumplePop and veteran Hollywood color grader Dale Grahn, has released the Koji …

Movies

The FCP X – RED – Resolve Dance II

Last October I wrote about the roundtrip workflow surrounding Final Cut Pro X and Resolve, particularly as it relates to working with RED camera …

Final Cut Pro

Why you’re better shooting video in stills mode on the Sony A7S

After a while now shooting with the Sony A7S (final part of my review coming soon, review part 1 here) I have found it’s better to shoot video …

Histogram

3D Titles in Final Cut Pro X - Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, and Premiere Training

To complete this exercise you must have Final Cut Pro 10.2.1 or higher. I also recommend that you purchase a copy of Apple Motion.

In the lower right …

Final Cut Pro

Video Shows Impressive AF Performance With Canon Lenses On New Sony A7R II

We have talked about Sony’s claims in the past. Specifically, their claims regarding AF performance on their upcoming A7R II with adapted Canon …

Sony

DxO One hands-on review

Here comes another new camera which is promising to revolutionise the compact camera market – the DxO One features a 20-million-pixel 1-inch type BSI …

Cameras

MacBreak Studio: Ep. 316 - Creating Symbol Fonts for Motion with Glyphter

Steve Martin

Is The Future Of Mobile Filmmaking Closer Than We Think?

While there’s never been a sure fire way to win work and sustain a living as a photographer or film maker, and particularly not today given how much …

Mobile Photography

John D McHugh on Twitter

Very happy with my wireless mic set up on @Shoulderpod for #mojo iPhone shooting @GlenBMulcahy pic.twitter.com/qkyko7EkbA

How to Get Correct Exposure

Getting correct exposure is a tricky business. Many times we are rushed and have to set our exposure by eye. This is hardly ideal as camera monitors …

Cameras

Preview: SLR Magic ANAMORPHOT 2.0x 50 anamorphic adapter

The SLR Magic ANAMORPHOT 2.0x 50 is an anamorphic adapter with the classic Cinemascope 2:1 squeeze ratio, designed to mount in front of a lens with a …

Lenses

Replaying the sixth Final Cut Pro X User Group

Hot on the heels of the FCPX Creative Summit, the sixth Final Cut Pro X Virtual User Group took place on Monday. Here's the replay.

We couldn't make …

Final Cut Pro

Color Correction: Make People Look Normal

Posted on March 9, 2014 by

[ I am deeply indebted to long conversations with Alexis Van Hurkman for many of the ideas expressed here, as well as his

Color Management

Lens technology from Harvard research removes need for color correction

Every photographer knows how important a quality lens is to a shot. With our current technology of curved lenses, however, problems like chromatic …

Harvard

Final Cut Pro X Quick Tip - Audio Fade Handle Effect Preset

Ever wanted to quickly add audio crossfades to clips in Final Cut Pro X? It’s a little thing which still needs some tweaking, however, I came across …

Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro X in enterprise-level television production

If FCPX's film moment was with Focus, then this article is surely the television equivalent. We learn how Copenhagen based Metronome Productions' …

Final Cut Pro

This Nifty Device Promises to Give Your iPhone the Image Quality of a DSLR

Smartphone cameras have come a long way in the past few years. DxO Labs is looking to take them even further.

Let's start with the problem. Even …

iPhone

ShotPro, the Powerful & Affordable Pre-Visualization App, Is Now Available for OSX

ShotPro made quite a splash when it was released for iOS earlier this year. Now the powerful pre-vis software is back, this time with a …

Movies

How To Make The Most Out Of Compound Clips In FCPX

In this post I’ll show you five ways to use compound clips to dramatically improve your editing experience.

For those unfamiliar with FCPX, compound …

How-To's

Video, Design & Freelance Services | The GH4 – an ideal setup

The GH4 – an ideal setup

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I have been using the Panasonic GH4 for almost a year at the time of writing this. In that time it has been promoted …

Cameras

Ring Bling – Accessorising Your Smart Device - Video & Filmmaker magazine

Ready to pimp your phone? We’ve found some of the best accessories available for your smart device. Everything from an amazing NFC connected Carl

Mobile Photography

iStabilizer Smartphone Gimbal

iStabilizer’s newest camera mount holds any up to 3.5 inches wide, enabling smooth, stunning video without the shakes typical of hand-held …