Apple does it again. by Herb Sevush 6 months ago http: bits.blogs.nytimes.com 2012 11 16 apple-now-owns-the-page-turn hp Herb Sevush Zebra Productions --------------------------- nothin' attached to nothin' "Deciding the spine is the process of edit
Re: Apple does it again. by Liam Hall 6 months ago Bob Woodhead "**gasp** .... he's shallow DOF hater!! (I wonder if he'd feel the same way if it was called perfunctory DOF )" No. Not a hater of shallow DOF. I use it all the time. It's when people us
A Mac Pro prediction by Lemur Hayop 7 months ago http: nofilmschool.com 2012 10 next-mac-pro-predicting-apples-pro-future https: www.facebook.com MacProsPlease posts 515393968473706
Who is Going To Switch? by Liam Hall 7 months ago With the release of 10.0.6, who is going to switch to FCPX Well, I am, at least for the next two or three days. I have a job that, in theory, is perfect for FCPX and since Apple have addressed nearly
Re: Who is Going To Switch? by Liam Hall 7 months ago Neil Goodman "The only thing holding me back from starting a real project with it, is the timeline." That's one of the issues I still have, but I'll give a go over the next few days and see if I can
Content questions for a new era? by Bill Davis 9 months ago Was watching an internet thing about author William Gibson and stumbled onto this guys YouTube channel. Found it fascinating. I haven't really seen anything like this on TV outside a local TV show tha
Re: Content questions for a new era? by Liam Hall 9 months ago Bill Davis "I think it's becoming a new global force." It's not becoming a global force, it already is one and has been for some time. YouTube is old news. The debate has long since on moved on, it's
Canon EOS 5D Mark III by Jason Schoenfeld 1 year ago Our company is looking to upgrade our current Canon XL2 camera and I've began weighing the pros and cons of the new 5D Mark III. The bulk of our filming is customer testimonials for marketing purposes
shooting interlace by Grzegorz Kwiatkowski 1 year ago Is there any chance that any DSLR will make it possible to shoot interlace footage Interlace shooting uses the same bandwidth as progressive (halved frames but double framerate) so why there is no 50i
Re: What a Long, Strange Year It's Been! by Liam Hall 1 year ago Great article Walter. It has been a long year. I feel like digital editing has gone back in time. Certainly, PP has that clunky early version software feel about it and far too many missing features.
@Harvey Wiesenberg by Kate Reid 3 weeks ago Thanks Harvey for taking the time to watch and comment. This reel is getting on to be 4 years old now, but if you are interested to see the latest one, you can do so on this link. Thanks and all the b
Picture quality by Kamuz Raphael 1 year ago Hi all I'm in the middle developing my feature film and its an independent production and that means the budget is more than tight. Anyway, I would like some advise on what decisions one makes in term
Re: Picture quality by Liam Hall 1 year ago Steve Crow " If it looked good on your computer then the question becomes why didn't it look equally good when projected" Resolution. A cinema screen is a little bit bigger than a computer screen...
Shotput pro + 7D footage ok ? by Robin Probyn 1 year ago Hi there I have Shotput pro on a Mac book pro.. which I use for downloading nanoflash CF card footage.. to an ext HDD.. works like a dream.. can i do the same with 7D footage CF cards.. shooting 1080
Re: Shotput pro + 7D footage ok ? by Liam Hall 1 year ago Brent Dunn " If you use Final Cut, you'll need the extra data to transfer the footage. Otherwise it may not read your video files and you'll have to spend more time transcoding." Just for clarity: th
Lighting case for airlines? by Bob Knapp 2 years ago Does anyone have any recommendations for a hard shell case for lighting stands small tripods backdrop stands I'll need to check this on airlines. It doesn't need to me padded. I'm just looking for som
Re: Lighting case for airlines? by Liam Hall 1 year ago Mark Suszko "It might also give an impression to your clients if you show up without your lighting gear, because it was easily identified as film making stuff and stolen en route. If you have the kin
Advice next piece of gear by John Young 1 year ago Hey guys, Wanted to get everyone's opinion on my next purchase for my DSLR setup. I have got $1,500-$2,000 to use for my next piece of gear. Here is my current setup: Canon 7D, Canon EFS 17-55 lens, N
Re: Advice next piece of gear by Liam Hall 1 year ago If you want your interviews to look better your next purchase should definitely be lighting. The best bang for your buck is a Photoflex Starlite QL kit that comes with a 60cm x 90cm soft-box. I'm not
1080p letterbox by Jonnie Lewis 2 years ago Hello, I've noticed that on a lot of 1080p videos online there is letterbox black border at the top and bottom of the footage. When I've filmed and exported anything in 1080p I don't have this box. Is
Re: 1080p letterbox by Liam Hall 2 years ago Peter Burger "like 2.35 : 1 (cinemascope) or even wider " Just for clarity; in terms of pixels, the width is the same - it's the height that is different. Liam Hall Director DoP Editor www.liamhall.n
Roles: got 'em to work. by Mark Morache 2 years ago Alright, I think I get it. Select clips -- assign role. I can use the minimize button to shrink the tracks that I've already assigned, and then assign (or re-assign) the remaining tracks. Makes sense.
Forum leaders by David Battistella 2 years ago Hey all, I'm just putting this out there because I want to know. As a leader on this forum I want to ask what you expect from a forum leader here. I can't answer every question, but I am curious about
Does 7D show audio levels like the 5D? by joseph wilkins 2 years ago So I have a 5D.. and annoying as it is that is does not display during capture, at least I can visually see my audio levels peaking in the Live Video mode menu before rolling. Does the 7D have this fe