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March 3rd, 2015
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Volvo Ocean Race Standardises On Cobham
The Volvo Ocean Race is a testament to the skill and endurance of the crews battling the sea and the elements in a trial of seamanship and boat design. It also illustrates the crucial part communications play in modern sailing. Cobham has a major role in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, supplying technology that not just keeps the boats in touch with the control centre and provides vital contact in time of emergency, but is also a key element in video coverage of the race.
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The ‘Pay’ Forward – CABSAT 2015 Conferences To Boost Regional Media Companies’ Revenue Potential
Enhanced Knowledge Exchange Formats to Deliver Regional and Global Expertise on Product Innovation and Monetisation Opportunities:
Mega Studios, Brands and Media and Content Houses Include Al Jazeera, the UK’s Channel 4, Coca Cola Co., Comedy Central, The Creative Grid, Ericsson Media Room, Fox International, ESPN, Huffington Post, icflix, ITV UK, MBC, MTV, NBA, Netflix, Nickelodeon, OSN, Paramount, Piksel, Rotana, Scribble Live, Selevision, VIACOM, Yahlive and Zee Entertainment
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Blackmagic Design announces new Intensity Pro 4K capture card for
Blackmagic Design today announced the immediate availability of Intensity Pro 4K, a new super fast PCIe card that allows capture and playback of extremely high quality SD, HD and Ultra HD video on Windows, Mac and Linux PCI Express computers.
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Digital Film Tools Releases PhotoCopy 2.0 and reFine 2.0
Digital Film Tools, developer of visual effects software, today announced the release of PhotoCopy v2.0 and reFine Matte v2.0.
published 3 weeks ago   read more
HitFilm 3 Pro - the only all-in-one editing, 3D and VFX software
Cutting edge post-production product released today
HitFilm 3 Pro, the latest video editing and visual effects software from FXHOME, is available to order today from hitfilm.com for just $299 (£229).
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HitFilm 3 Pro - the only all-in-one editing, 3D and VFX software
HitFilm 3 Pro, the latest video editing and visual effects software from FXHOME, is available to order today from hitfilm.com for just $299 .
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Digital Rebellion Reveals Major Updates To Kollaborate Cloud-Based Software Solution For Professional Video Workflows
Latest Features In Breakthrough
Video Collaboration Toolkit Uniquely Address Real-World Workflow Efficiency Challenges For Creative Editors, Filmmakers And VFX Artists
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McFatter Technical College Updates Aging Control Room with Broadcast Pix
Broadcast Pix™ today announced McFatter Technical College and High School in Davie, Fla., is training the next generation of video professionals with a Granite™ 6000 integrated production switcher. New students begin learning the basics of switching with the Granite during their first of four courses at the school, and produce 30-minute practice “drills” every Friday and every other Thursday to test their skills.
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Small Tree Shared Storage System a Big Hit with Production Company Specializing in Music Videos
TitaniumZ-16 Improves Project Management on Recent Video for EDM Star Caribou
The haunting beauty of EDM artist Caribou’s latest video, “Our Love,” shot on a 6K RED Epic Dragon, was pieced together far more quickly in large part because of the production company’s recent decision to implement Small Tree’s TitaniumZ-16 shared storage system at its studio.
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Cabsat 2015 To Drive Regional Content And Entertainment Industry Growth
MENA Media Market Value Expected to Grow 50% by 2019
With the Middle East and North Africa media market expected to grow from US$16 billion in 2014 to US$24 billion in 2019 according to Strategy & Analysis of CABSAT will examine the global impact of industry-evolving mega trends and highlight how regional companies can adopt products and strategies to drive monetisation and growth opportunities.
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Apple Final Cut Pro
Controlling Final Cut with an iPad
Controlling Final Cut with an iPadThis video tutorial demonstrates how to set up an iPad with the AC-7 Core app to control Final Cut Pro.
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Sam Mcguire on 05/04/2011
Apple Final Cut Pro
Get: Dialog and metadata search for Final Cut Pro editors
Get: Dialog and metadata search for Final Cut Pro editorsIn this review, Los Angeles based director, editor, colorist, and Creative Cow Contributing Editor, David Roth Weiss, takes a look at a product aptly named "Get," from AV3 Software. It's a speech recognition search app for Final Cut Pro editors that will undoubtedly help get your projects completed faster and on the screen sooner.
Review by David Roth Weiss on 04/11/2011
Apple Final Cut Pro
FCP Tip: Broadcast Safe in Final Cut Pro
FCP Tip: Broadcast Safe in Final Cut ProIt is possible to achieve true broadcast safe using only the tools in Final Cut Pro if you follow the right steps. In this quick tip, Walter Biscardi, Jr. shows you how he has delivered shows to broadcasters worldwide using only the built in FCP filter
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Walter Biscardi on 04/03/2011
Apple Final Cut Pro
Final Cut Pro Quick Tips
Final Cut Pro Quick TipsLearn how to get things done in Apple's Final Cut Pro faster with CreativeCOW.net contributing editor Stephen Smith. In this video tutorial he'll show you how to find un-used clips fast and easy. Plus, cut down your render time and learn how to play un-rendered clips in real time. If that's not enough, he'll show you how to work with thumbnails, nest clips and how to access the text editor quickly. With these FCP quick tips you can save time so you can spend it doing more important things like learning Klingon.
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Stephen Smith on 04/01/2011
Apple Final Cut Pro
Editing Tip: Still Image dpi vs. pixels
Editing Tip: Still Image dpi vs. pixelsThere is much confusion about dpi vs. pixels when it comes to still images and video editing. In this short tip, Walter Biscardi, Jr. helps to take some of the mystery out of the process.
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Walter Biscardi on 04/01/2011
Apple Final Cut Pro
Multiclip Editing in Final Cut Pro
Multiclip Editing in Final Cut ProRob Mize demonstrates the use of Final Cut Pro's Multiclip feature to cut or switch the cameras of a multicam shoot in real time. Rob also demonstrates techniques to synchronize the cameras prior to the edit, as well as how to revise and adjust the Multiclip camera selection decisions on the timeline.
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Rob Mize on 01/20/2011
Apple Final Cut Pro
Fixing Assets in FCP using XML
Fixing Assets in FCP using XMLIn this FCP tutorial, Matt Lyon will provide a step by step guide for fixing a major issue with the way Final Cut Pro imports audio and still image files using a FCP XML file and TextEdit. Incorrectly imported assets can lead to serious problems down the road, especially with Media Manager. Matt also provides a guideline for re-importing audio and still image media correctly, as an alternative to the XML fix.
Tutorial by Matt Lyon on 11/29/2010
Apple Final Cut Pro
Copying Sequence Content in FCP
Copying Sequence Content in FCPIn this FCP video tutorial, Shane Ross shows how to get a section of cut footage from one sequence to another in Final Cut Pro.
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Shane Ross on 09/13/2010
Apple Final Cut Pro
Tapeless Workflow with Final Cut Pro 7
Tapeless Workflow with Final Cut Pro 7This tutorial gives an overview of the tapeless ingest workflow using Log and Transfer in Final Cut Pro 7. It encompasses a handful of the supported formats that FCP works with... including XDCAM EX, P2 AVCIntra, P2 DVCPRO HD, AVCHD, and Canon DSLR (5D, 7D).
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Shane Ross on 08/31/2010
Apple Final Cut Pro
Smooth Slow Motion with Cinema Tools
Smooth Slow Motion with Cinema ToolsThis tutorial shows you how to convert 720p60 footage into very smooth slow motion using the CONFORM option of Cinema Tools.
Tutorial, Video Tutorial by Shane Ross on 08/31/2010




RSSTHREADS:
Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by TImothy Auld in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
Because the film was released at a time of year that is generally regarded as a dumping ground does not have a whit to do with the efficiency of the workflow. Tim...
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Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Oliver Peters in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Sam Mestman] "Honestly, if there was one brilliant thing that was done as a part of the Focus process, it was bringing the departments (editorial, vfx, sound) closer together, and having them all working together under the same roof until it came time to close the show. THAT IS THE...
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Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Oliver Peters in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Jeff Markgraf] "For me, being able to execute what I'm trying to do more quickly means more "down time" to think and contemplate what I've done and what I want to do. So the purported "edit faster" still generates better work, but not necessarily more work. " I think there...
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Re: It rains, it pours. I'm just reposting stuff I come across that's relevant.
by Gary Huff in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Andy Field] "Some of the editors aren't happy...some are...saying it's ideal for run and gun cut cut news and voice over work." I would agree with the latter. Anything that is short-form interview with b-roll on top is almost always done in FCPX on my end....
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Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Gary Huff in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Jeff Markgraf] "While I dig the massive tagging/metadata party that is X, I'm not a big logging guy. Never have been. I can understand this, as I don't log a lot of what I do in FCPX save for using keywording as bins mostly (i.e. my current FCPX project has...
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Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Gary Huff in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[James Ewart] "And the faster you cut it the better the film for sure." Clearly why they opted to released it in February....
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Re: static clip with piece of dirt in shot
by Mark Suszko in the Apple Final Cut Pro Forum
https://reels.creativecow.net/film/boil-that-dust-speck...
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Re: It rains, it pours. I'm just reposting stuff I come across that's relevant.
by Andy Field in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
Have a friend who edits at an NBC Owned station local news operation and it appears they are switching (or considering) from FCP 7 to FCP X simply because of the licensing costs - Some of the editors aren't happy...some are...saying it's ideal for run and gun cut cut news...
4 hours ago   read more
Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Jeff Markgraf in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
I would add to this thought... Getting things done faster does not necessarily mean jamming more stuff into a day. For me, being able to execute what I'm trying to do more quickly means more "down time" to think and contemplate what I've done and what I want to do....
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Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Andrew Kimery in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Walter Soyka] "2) Operational speed (with non-destructive tools) leads to interactivity, interactivity leads to experimentation and iteration, and iteration leads to quality. " This goes back to what Shane said in the second post of the thread. Cutting faster doesn't necessarily mean getting done sooner, but it could mean getting...
5 hours ago   read more
Re: Audio sync drifting after conforming 25fps video to 23.98fps
by Michael Gissing in the Apple Final Cut Pro Forum
You could extract the audio as a wav file, drop it into a free program like Audacity and do a sample rate convert to 48 and reimport, making sure your Easy Setup frame rate matches the 23.98 sequence (another FCP Feature that causes most sync drift) Having mixed sample rates...
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Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Bill Davis in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Walter Soyka] "[James Ewart] "And the faster you cut it the better the film for sure." I am actually a big believer that speed is a creative feature. 1) Any time you reduce the friction of performing a task, you keep the user focused on what they are doing something...
6 hours ago   read more
Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Walter Soyka in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[James Ewart] "And the faster you cut it the better the film for sure." I am actually a big believer that speed is a creative feature. 1) Any time you reduce the friction of performing a task, you keep the user focused on what they are doing something and why,...
10 hours ago   read more
Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by James Ewart in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
Glenn Ficarra "I could cut at least twice as fast if not three times as fast on Final Cut Pro X as I could on Avid." And the faster you cut it the better the film for sure....
10 hours ago   read more
Re: Woah. This time it's not me. It's the filmmaking team from Focus...
by Sam Mestman in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
As usual... leave it to Oliver Peters to say something smart. Honestly, if there was one brilliant thing that was done as a part of the Focus process, it was bringing the departments (editorial, vfx, sound) closer together, and having them all working together under the same roof until it...
10 hours ago   read more
Re: It rains, it pours. I'm just reposting stuff I come across that's relevant.
by Charlie Austin in the Apple FCPX or Not: The Debate Forum
[Bill Davis] "NBC Universal Hollywood and NYC Looking for Experienced X editors." Seems to be a few positions involved, so we now have full employment for all LA/NYC based "Professional" FCP X editors! ;-) ------------------------------------------------------------- ~ My FCPX Babbling blog ~ ~"It is a poor craftsman who blames his tools."~...
11 hours ago   read more
Re: Motion Update
by Tim Jones in the Apple Motion Forum
It'll be $49 well spent, but you will need to upgrade. Tim -- Tim Jones CTO - TOLIS Group, Inc. http://www.tolisgroup.com BRU ... because it's the RESTORE that matters!...
12 hours ago   read more


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