Category Archives: Editing

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Watch Larry Jordan Make the Case for Final Cut Pro X

In this video from IBC, recorded at the Creative Pro User Group's Sixth Annual Amsterdam SuperMeet, Final Cut Pro guru Larry Jordan considers the burning question: "Is Final Cut Pro X Ready for Professional Use?"   Spoiler: He says it … more »

Boosting Creativity Is As Easy As “DPPO”

I just returned from the National Association of Broadcasters Show in Las Vegas and the theme of the event was “The Changing Face of Media & Entertainment.” This topic seems particularly relevant due to the insatiable demand for content via traditional media … more »

Kappa Studios and Annoying Orange

Kappa Studios switches from Avid to an all Adobe workflow for the production of Cartoon Network's new hit show Annoying Orange. This animated series originated online and when viewership broke a billion views it was time to take the production … more »

Video Editors Choose Dell for Performance over Apple Mac Pro

Over the last two years, I’ve worked on numerous heavy, professional-grade video editing projects like live streaming Lollapalooza, ACL Fest and JazzFest music festivals. A project like a music festival is a tremendously demanding beast as the timelines are extremely … more »

Popular Switches to Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 for Latest Burton Snowboards film, “13”

Imagine some of the world’s most progressive snowboarders risking their lives to shoot in beautiful remote locations—all cut to great music. This year, Burton Snowboards chased winter to produce an original film to kick off the season, inspiring both core … more »


Three Developments in Post I’m Watching (From Afar) at IBC

IBC has been going full swing for the last couple of days and there's been some cool products announced. It would be great to be in Amsterdam in person to walk the show floor, like StudioDaily Editor Beth Marchant, who … more »


Useful Tools for Editors: Baselight for Avid is Ready

It was in back in April, at NAB, that FilmLight was showing their Baselight for Avid plug-in, part of the ever-growing Baselight Editions family of products. Baselight for Avid is a color-grading tool for Avid Symphony and Avid Media Composer … more »


Apple’s New Mountain Lion OS X 10.8: Value and Security in Production and Post

Apple has delivered over 3 million downloads of its latest operating system, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, making it the most successful desktop release in the company's history. As Mac is the preferred platform for the majority of the creative … more »


10 Factoids from Avengers Editor Jeff Ford

When StudioDaily and Avid hosted our live webinar with the editorial team on The Avengers, co-editor Jeffrey Ford shared a lot of insight on his methodology, the vibe on a Joss Whedon film, technical specs in the cutting room, careers … more »


Autodesk Smoke 2013 Pre-Release Is Ready to Download

All signs point to go for Autodesk's big, long, free beta period for its upcoming release of Smoke 2013 for Mac. Follow the link to the download, fill out the form, install something called the Akamai NetSession Interface and Smoke … more »