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iPad Apps For Film Editors

iPad Apps for Film Editors As a editor it was essential you bought an iPad, you know for “work stuff.” Now that you’ve got iPad just lying around, isn’t it about time you did...

The Best Studio Monitors For An Edit Suite

The Best Studio Monitors For An Edit Suite Every now and then I need to buy a new piece of equipment for my edit suite, which often kicks off a fairly long research process to make sure I’m...

More DaVinci Resolve 12 Tutorials

More DaVinci Resolve 12 Tutorials With the on-going public beta programme of DaVinci Resolve 12 ticking along smoothly more and more people are downloading the software, trying things out for...

FCPX Tip and Tricks

FCPX Tip and Tricks With FCPX more than any other NLE, there always seems to be new things to learn, even for old hands like the crew of the Final Cut Virtual User Group. Although these shows are...

What to watch on Amazon Prime Instant Video

The Best Films and TV on Amazon Prime Instant Video Finding something worth watching on Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, BlinkBox etc. can be a challenge that consumes half of your evening. Here are...

Better Colour Grading in Black and White

Better Black and White Colour Grading There is something about black and white cinematography that simply makes for more captivating images. This supercut of beautiful black and white cinematography...

5 Free Books Every Editor Should Read

5 Free Books Every Editor Should Read I often put together book review posts here on the blog, and you can check out all of the previous ones on the blog here. In this post I’ve rounded up...

Contour Design Shuttle Pro v2 Review

Contour Design Shuttle Pro v2 Review Buy Shuttle Pro v2 on Amazon.com | Buy on Amazon.co.uk The ShuttlePRO v2 from Contour Design is a nifty little editing peripheral, and a popular one with editors...

5 Free Compositing Apps For Film Editors

5 Free Compositing Applications For Film Editors If you’re looking to beef up your technical and creative chops and get stuck into some serious compositing work, you’ll want to...

52 Tips for Colorists

52 Tips For (DaVinci Resolve) Colorists Today’s #ColorGrading tip: Desaturating vanilla DSLR footage to about 80% (or even less) can do wonders against the video look. — Phil Strahl ...

DaVinci Resolve 12 Tutorials and Tools

DaVinci Resolve 12 Tutorials and Tools DaVinci Resolve 12 is almost here (shipping in July) and the demonstrations from Blackmagic Design are coming thick and fast. In this first video you can check...

Premiere Pro CC 2015 Tutorials

Premiere Pro CC 2015 Tutorials and More Adobe recently released the 2015 version (9.0) of their Creative Cloud software, including Premiere Pro CC 2015. Personally the thing I’m most looking...

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How To Become A Better Colorist

How To Become A Better Colorist If you want to become a better colorist this year then learning from some of the world’s best colorists would definitely be a smart idea. In this round up of of...