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Create a Moving Animatic for Pre-Vis with Adobe Photoshop CS2 and Apple Keynote 3

To create different lighting "looks," I like to adjust images in Photoshop CS2, and then bring everything together in Apple's Keynote 3 presentation program. The great thing about Keynote is that it keeps alpha channels intact more »

Stock Footage Spotlight: BBC Motion

Academy Award- and Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Errol Morris turned to BBC Motion Gallery in New York to help supply material for a series of spots for AOL's UK consumer awareness campaign "What Do You more »

What I’m Using Now: Source Connect

BOB GIAMMARCO Mixer/Sound Designer AudioEngine|West Phoenix, AZ List: $1,495. WHY I LOVE IT : Source Connect is a Pro Tools plug-in that takes the place of an ISDN box for remote sessions. When we first did more »

Create the Perfect Audio Mixing Environment for your HD Project

Knowing your equipment and being prepared are big keys. You should know the product, media and basics of the session before the client arrives. more »

Furman Sound Power Factor Pro-R

No one thinks much about power when they plug something into the wall- either it works, or it doesn't. But when it comes to electronics, especially audio, nothing could be further from the truth more »

The Road to Kosovo

A one man documentary shoot on post-war Kosovo takes many twists over seven years before finding, and then redefining itself. more »

Pixel Farm PFTrack

The Pixel Farm's camera tracking and motion analysis software PFTrack version 3.5 includes a more sophisticated camera solver, segmented shot solving, improved geometry tracking and extensive UI and workflow more »

What I Want to See at NAB

Every year I join the spring pilgrimage to Las Vegas and worship at the shrine of unaffordable and unavailable equipment. Every NAB I'm impressed, inspired and frustrated; sometimes all by the same vendor more »

Adobe Production Studio

If you work in video production, you probably have an assortment of software you've hobbled together. In a perfect world, your programs would have a similar interface and operate the same way. Adobe seeks to achieve this perfect world. more »


BOXX will debut its APEXX 8 workstation at NAB. Designed for visual effects artists, APEXX 8 is capable of handling 2K and 4K film and combines the ability to work in real time more »