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Project Wetbrush

Watch Adobe’s Project Wetbrush Oil-Paint Simulator in Action

Ever wish your digital painting could really have the look of oil on canvas? Well, the next generation of Adobe tools — with a hefty assist from powerful GPUs from companies like Nvidia — might get your digital work a … more »

Shared Storage Tips

Eight Shared Storage Tips from Citizen Pictures, StorExcel and Quantum

Denver's Citizen Pictures recently became one of the first facilities to install a new Quantum Xcellis storage system, replacing an aging Xsan set up. During a StudioDaily webinar yesterday sponsored by Quantum, Andrew Moraski, post-production supervisor at Citizen, Lance Hukill, president … more »

Adobe Premiere Pro CC

It’s Adobe Day: The New Creative Cloud Applications Are Out

Adobe today launched new versions of applications in Creative Cloud, including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Media Encoder, Audition and Photoshop. As we previously reported, chief among the new features are new capabilities in Premiere's Lumetri Color Panel (including HSL secondaries), … more »

Horace and Pete's

Spotify, OTT, The Rugby Channel and the Problem (?) of Peak TV

It's official: the newest outlet for TV series is Spotify, which today launched a slate of original programs that include both documentary-style shows about music and a Tim-Robbins produced mockumentary series set in the world of aspiring EDM superstars. It's further evidence … more »

MLB Network MAM

Now That’s a Changeup: MLB Network’s Offsite Infrastructure

One of the most daunting challenges in the media industry is media management for a major sports organization. Think about the amount of content flowing in on a daily basis during the season, when as many as 15 Major League … more »

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Off the Beaten Path: NAB Day Three

On Wednesday, I tried a step-tracking app on my phone to see how much I actually walked around NAB, and by the time I hit the shuttle bus for the ride back to the hotel, I was just under 4 miles. (Walking … more »

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Off the Beaten Path: NAB Day Two

So Tuesday I was back wandering the halls of NAB.  I meant to start it at our Studio Prime Awards — but due to a stuck Coca-Cola semi blocking the shuttle bus exit I missed them. I started in the the front of South Hall … more »

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Off the Beaten Path: NAB Day One

While most NAB reports will take you to pretty much the same info on cameras and related gear or major NLE updates, I'm going to be looking at some of the things that generally not as “sexy” but important for you … more »

Reunited Guardians Vol 2

5 Reasons Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2‘s 8K Workflow Kicks Butt

Beyond fans clamoring for new plot and character details, many industry eyes turned to the current production of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 after Red and the film's director, James Gunn, revealed in January the film is one of the first … more »

Anamorphic prime lenses comparison chart

Find the Right Anamorphic Glass with Tom Fletcher’s Detailed Listings

Another year, another crazily detailed chart from camera guru Tom Fletcher. Following his exhaustive camera tracker, he turns his efforts to anamorphic prime lenses. The document lists and compares the current array of anamorphic lenses — in an assortment of 22 different … more »