Category - Craft

Advanced DaVinci Resolve Training Reviewed

Advanced Colorist Training Reviewed MixingLight.com Deep Insights Reviewed Learn advanced colour grading techniques An ideal training course for up and coming colorists If you are an experienced...

Advice for Editors – EditFest LA 2016

Advice for Editors from EditFest LA 2016 Edit Fest is a rare treat in the world of post-production, an entire day devoted to listening to and learning from, some of the best editors in the industry...

Filmmaking Video Essays

Filmmaking Video Essays When you think of filmmaking video essays you probably think of Every Frame a Painting by Tony Zhou. And of course, he’s probably the best there is at this particular...

Rogue One – Plus Star Wars Edit and VFX

The Making of Rogue One The excitement around Rogue One is building and I thought it was a good opportunity to pull together some great resources on StarWars: The Force Awakens that I’ve been...

Editing 360 and VR Video

Editing 360 and VR Video Understand the essential terms, concepts and technology for VR Learn VR’s post-production pipeline in Premiere and FCPX Does VR narrative filmmaking have a future...

DaVinci Resolve 12.5 Training

DaVinci Resolve 12.5 Training DaVinci Resolve 12.5 is now out of beta (so go download it) and packed with hundreds of new features, improvements and updates. In this hour long demo recorded at LACPUG...

Sound Design Tips for Film Editors

Sound Design Tips for Film Editors Sound design is a hugely important topic for any editor to increase their knowledge of. There’s a whole category on the blog devoted to sound design, but...

What Does an Online Editor Do?

What Does an Online Editor Do? If you’ve ever wondered what an online, or finishing, editor does these days then you’re in luck! In this post you can get an incredibly detailed look at...

Insights on The Craft of Film Editing

Insights on The Craft of Film Editing To me the craft of film editing is every part of the job that’s non-technical. It’s the reasoning behind the creative decision making, the diplomacy...

How To Get an Agent as a Film Editor

How To Get an Agent as a Film Editor If you’re an editor looking to get an agent, then you should definitely check out the article I wrote for Aotg.com’s The Assembly magazine, which features plenty...

How To Be A 2nd Assistant Film Editor

What does a Second Assistant Editor Do? The role of a second assistant film editor isn’t often the focus of many interviews, as the limelight often falls primarily on the Editor or even First...