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The Best After Effects Training on Lynda.com For Editors

The Best After Effects Training for Film Editors As an editor the one program that I’ve historically lost work by not knowing is After Effects. Back in my FCP7 days I didn’t even own After Effects so it wasn’t that … Continue reading

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Learn Film Editing From Master Film Editors

Learn Film Editing From Master Film Editors Before the internet I really have no idea how you would have the opportunity to learn as much, and in as much detail, as you can from excellent resources like these. In this … Continue reading

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Davinci Resolve 11 Colour Grading Tutorials

DaVinci Resolve 11 Colour Grading Tutorials DaVinci Resolve 11 is now out of beta and available to download for free, either as the Lite version or as a free upgrade for fully paid-up customers. In this post I’ve gathered together … Continue reading

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5 Great Books For Business-Minded Artists

5 Great Books For Business-Minded Artists As a fairly entrepreneurial creative I’m always on the look out for great books on improving the business side of my artistic endeavours. After all if you want to be around long enough to … Continue reading

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Making of Godzilla 2014

The Making of Godzilla 2014 Godzilla (2014) looks like a great summer blockbuster to me – largely because of director Gareth Edwards and (in this trailer) Bryan Cranston’s excellent character voice over. Epic destruction has never looked so enticing. And … Continue reading

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Learn To Edit – Great Advice from Pro Editors

Learning To Edit Great Advice from Pro Editors The Manhattan Edit Workshop is an editing training powerhouse in New York, offering intensive courses in all the major editing systems plus a ‘signature’ six week course that promises “a jump-start for … Continue reading

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5 Books on Colour Grading And Colour Science

5 Books on Colour Grading And Colour Science These days if you’re an editor you are expected to have a decent handle on colour grading and colour science. Being able to steward your project from the shoot to the screen … Continue reading

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Color Grading Craft Stories

Insights on the Craft of Color Grading In this round up I wanted to share some of the great resources to be found online about the art and craft of color grading. While many of the grading posts focus on … Continue reading

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Making of John Lewis Animated Advert: The Bear & The Hare

John Lewis Christmas Ad 2013 – Bear & Hare This advert for John Lewis (a UK department store) is pretty special. I always love seeing the intricate, passionate, endless work that goes into make amazing animation, which you can see … Continue reading

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Editing Craft Round Up

Learn about the craft of film editing As an editor, learning more about the craft of film editing is one of my favourite things to do. Thanks to the great people who make up the online global post-production community there … Continue reading

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