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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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More Tutorials for Colorists

Colour Grading Tutorial Round Up In this round up of tutorials for colorists of every calibre you can learn how to use scopes on your iPad, just how many ways you can colour grade in FCPX,  and get a deeper … Continue reading

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The Art and Craft of Sound Design

Understanding The Craft of Sound Design Sound design is 60% of any film’s construction. In many ways good sound design is more important than good picture. You might be forgiven for shaky camera work, bad lighting etc but if your … Continue reading

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The Making of A British Indie Movie – The Last Passenger

Making of The Last Passenger It’s not often that a British indie film actually looks any good but low budget thriller The Last Passenger, from first time feature director Omid Nooshin, looks quite impressive for what it cost, only £1.5 … Continue reading

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Fighting Sex Trafficking With Filmmaking

Editing With A Cause – Taken Photodocumentary Taken, a photodocumentary ebook, launched last week and available on iPads everywhere from the ibooks store, is out to help fight sex trafficking through a mix of gripping photography and engaging film content. … Continue reading

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The Making of Gravity

Behind The Scenes on Gravity Director Alfonso Cuarón’s heart stopping Gravity is causing critics to say that they’re finally seeing a film where 3D is no longer a gimmick and that the best way to experience this film is in immersive IMAX … Continue reading

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