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Zene Baker on New Technology and Old-School Editing

Zene Baker started building indie cred early in his career, when he hooked up with the young writer/director David Gordon Green on his debut feature, George Washington. more »

TwistedTracks’ 24 New Releases

Twistedtracks.com has just released 24 new genre-based individual volumes ($149 each on CD-ROM, or $129 for a downloadable version), three new multi-volume collections and more »

Dealing with Overachievers

Disclaimer: No actual Bobs were injured during the making of this cartoon! Have a more »

Litepanels Introduces Mini 32

Litepanels expands the arsenal of professional production lighting with the new Mini 32. Ideal for illuminating interiors, the Mini 32 employs Litepanels' hallmark LED technology to offer 3200 ºK of warm, projected soft, output. more »

What’s My Flow?

Eric Hanson CEO of Spy Post WHAT WE DID Transfer HD to data for use during the creative editorial process on an indie feature, Valley of the Heart's Delight, without going to tape How We Did It "The more »

JVC GY-HD100U Camcorder

If you're going to use video but want a film look, the GY-HD100U may very well be the most affordable and best-suited piece of equipment for that task available today. more »

Editing HDV for TV

Art Donahue, a veteran field producer and photographer at WCVB-TV, the ABC affiliate in Boston, is well known throughout the New England production community for his 18 years of documentary-style TV reporting more »

Scrubbing Up Audio on The Aristocrats

The rawness of vaudeville-joke doc The Aristocrats extended to the production audio, making the project a candidate for major sound surgery. more »

Animate Props with NaturalMotion’s endorphin 2.5 and Autodesk Maya 7

NaturalMotion's endorphin is already highly touted for its ability to create dynamic human body motion. We used endorphin in a recent production and it proved to be a powerful tool for creating complex prop animation. more »

Export Flash Video from After Effects 7.0

In this tutorial, I'm using Adobe After Effects 7.0 to animate a vector logo, add an alpha channel and export the animation in Flash Video format. more »