Author Archives: Bryant Frazer

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AJA Cion

AJA Ships the 4K Cion Production Camera

AJA said it has begun global shipments of the Cion, the 4K production camera that collected the lion's share of buzz coming out of NAB 2014. Originally slated for summer, the highly anticipated camera shoots in 4K, Ultra HD, 2K, … more »

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Animating a Jump Tutorial Part #269

3D cartooning is nothing but trouble in this mock animation tutorial by Nathan Hibberd that plays a little like a miniature Looney Tunes short set entirely inside Autodesk Maya. [via CartoonBrew]

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Cinema 4D Tutorial: Liquefied Objects

Designer Matteo Forghieri won a Maxon-sponsored competition for one-minute tutorials with this video on how to quickly acheive a liquefy effect in Cinema 4D. [via Premium Beat]

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The Mysterious Floating Orb

Turns out "Weird Al" Yankovic makes more than just funny music videos these days.

HP DreamColor Z27x

Review: HP DreamColor Z27x Display

If you work with video content, you probably spend much of your time staring at a desktop monitor. And you probably wonder if what you see on the screen is an accurate representation of what your content will look like … more »

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Snowballs in Super-Slo-Mo

Baltimore agency Exit10 wished its clients happy holidays with a winter-themed video showing staff getting … well, getting hit in the face with snowballs. It was shot at 1500fps with the Vision Research Miro M320s high-speed camera.

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Assimilate Updates Scratch Tools with Improved Metadata Support

Assimilate released Scratch and Scratch Lab v8.2, implementing new features including updates to the Scratch media browser, a Live View function for capturing footage and metadata from a camera's SDI output, a Mac implementation of Vanguard Video's H.264 codec, and … more »

The Big Lebowski

Cinematic Treasures Named to National Film Registry

The horrors of war, the heroism of sacrifice, a vaudeville pioneer, the devil and a master of the macabre represent the diversity of an elite selection of films recognized for their cultural, historic or aesthetic significance. Librarian of Congress James … more »

Knight of Cups

Knight of Cups

Movie sets, pool parties, strip clubs, fashion shoots, glass skyscrapers, walks on the beach, and meaningful looks — lots of meaningful looks. Yep, it's the promo trailer for the new Terrence Malick film, starring Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Cate Blanchett, Brian … more »

Boris FX Buys Imagineer Systems

Boris FX Acquires Imagineer Systems

Boris FX is buying Imagineer Systems, maker of the Academy Award-winning planar-tracking software Mocha. Imagineer is expected to continue operating as a wholly owned subsidiary of Boris FX, with John-Paul Smith, CEO of Imagineer since 2009, continuing to lead the Mocha team from … more »