Creative COW Library https://library.creativecow.net/ Creative COW Library of tutorials, articles, reviews and more for media professionals world wide. en-us Sun, 30 Apr 2017 01:00:00 GMT PHP Script webmaster@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net AJA Ki Pro Ultra Plus: 4-Channel HD Recording, with 4K Apple ProRes/Avid DNxHD Support https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/aja_ki_pro_ultra_plus_4channel_hd_recording_with_4k_apple_proresavid_dnxhd_suppo/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/aja_ki_pro_ultra_plus_4channel_hd_recording_with_4k_apple_proresavid_dnxhd_suppo.php AJA Ki Pro Ultra Plus is a Multi-Channel Apple ProRes recorder offering up to 4-Channels of simultaneous HD recording, or in Single-Channel mode a 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD Apple ProRes® or Avid DNxHD® MXF recorder and player supporting the latest connectivity including 3G-SDI, Fiber and HDMI 2.0, as well Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:07:07 GMT Blackmagic Design Announces DaVinci Resolve 14 https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/blackmagic_design_announces_davinci_resolve_14/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/blackmagic_design_announces_davinci_resolve_14.php Blackmagic Design today announced DaVinci Resolve 14, the biggest release in the history of the product, and an update. New features include up to 10 times performance improvement, a whole new audio post production suite with Fairlight audio built into DaVinci Resolve, and multi user collaboration t Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:44:53 GMT HP Announces DreamColor Cinema 4K 31" and 24" Displays, Secure Mobile Workstations https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/hp_announces_dreamcolor_cinema_4k_31_and_24_displays_secure_mobile_workstations/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/hp_announces_dreamcolor_cinema_4k_31_and_24_displays_secure_mobile_workstations.php Today at NAB, HP Inc. announced true Cinema 4K displays, arming color professionals with new features, like color-critical accuracy and automatic calibration, to produce the films and animations of tomorrow: the new HP DreamColor Z31x Studio and HP D Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:09:23 GMT DJI Introduces Ronin 2, A More Powerful, Versatile and Intelligent Stabilizer For Film And Video Pro https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/dji_introduces_ronin_2_a_more_powerful_versatile_and_intelligent_stabilizer_for/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/dji_introduces_ronin_2_a_more_powerful_versatile_and_intelligent_stabilizer_for.php DJI, the world’s leader in creative camera technology, today introduced Ronin 2, the three-axis camera stabilizer redesigned to give filmmakers the freedom to capture any scene they can imagine. Based on DJI’s transformative gimbal technology, Ronin 2 has more power and torque to carry larger ca Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:05:52 GMT Panasonic at NAB Show 2017 https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/panasonic_at_nab_show_2017/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/panasonic_at_nab_show_2017.php Panasonic’s booth at NAB is going to packed with the range of goodness that showgoers have come to expect, including the Cinema VariCam Experience, a look at the control room of the future, cloud-based news production, transparent and AR displays, and much more that we’ll be reporting throughout Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:55:31 GMT Prince: Musician https://library.creativecow.net/wilson_tim/Prince_Musician/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wilson_tim/Prince_Musician.php One year after the sudden passing of Prince Rogers Nelson at age 57, we wanted to revisit a wonderful story too easily lost in all the tragic stories that have emerged since then: this was a man who was all about the music, 24 hours a day. Remarkable previously unseen footage of a playful Prince at Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:41:59 GMT The Introvert's Guide to the NAB Show, by Kylee Peña https://library.creativecow.net/wall_kylee/TheIntrovertsGuidetoNAB/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wall_kylee/TheIntrovertsGuidetoNAB.php If you're like most people in video production, you're a bit of an introvert, and that makes trade shows a complicated matter. Shyness is real, and social anxiety is its own thing to be managed carefully, but are you selling yourself short before you give yourself a chance to warm up? Creative COW C Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:32:46 GMT Award-Winning BMI Composer Laura Karpman Talks About Bridging the Gap for Women in Music https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/awardwinning_bmi_composer_laura_karpman_talks_about_bridging_the_gap_for_women_i/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/awardwinning_bmi_composer_laura_karpman_talks_about_bridging_the_gap_for_women_i.php When little girls think of what they’d like to be when they grow up, they can add “renowned composer” to the list, thanks in part to the work, both musical and influential, of BMI composer Laura Karpman. Musically, the four-time Emmy and GRAMMY Mon, 17 Apr 2017 20:34:14 GMT NAB Show Guide to Thriving (instead of just surviving) https://library.creativecow.net/wall_kylee/NAB_Show-Guide-to-Thriving/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wall_kylee/NAB_Show-Guide-to-Thriving.php Creative COW Contributing Editor Kylee Peña is here to take you beyond comfy shoes and protein bars, as she reveals the secrets of not just getting through a brutal week, but actually thriving in what might just be a pivotal experience for your career, and maybe even some friendships. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 22:11:49 GMT Netflix to move production back to California https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/netflix_to_move_production_back_to_california/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/netflix_to_move_production_back_to_california.php While many productions chase tax credits and use them to help underwrite production costs, Netflix has decided that in some cases the savings do not outweigh the costs and so it will be moving as much of its production as possible, back to California. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 19:06:56 GMT PLOTAGRAPH PRO: A Powerful Tool For Animating Still Images https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/plotagraph_pro_a_powerful_new_tool_for_video_artists/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/plotagraph_pro_a_powerful_new_tool_for_video_artists.php The COW was just introduced to one of the coolest new creative tools we've seen in a long time, PLOTAGRAPH PRO, which powerfully animates still images. Imagine animating your still images to become full high resolution video, all the way up to 4K. In this video tutorial, Blake Rudis is your guide. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Blackmagic Design's Cameras and Resolve Press Conference https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/blackmagic_designs_cameras_and_resolve_press_conference/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/blackmagic_designs_cameras_and_resolve_press_conference.php How's THIS for another way that Blackmagic is changing the game? World class headline news, direct to you, no waiting in line at NAB. Following last month's press conference on BMD's broadcast products, CEO Grant Petty walks us through new control su Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Beautiful 8K Timelapse of Norway's Four Seasons https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/beautiful_8k_timelapse_of_norways_four_seasons/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/beautiful_8k_timelapse_of_norways_four_seasons.php One year of planning, one year of shooting, and four months of post-production is a lot of time to spend on a single timelapse, but photographer Morten Rustad‘s creation SEASONS of NORWAY captured this 8K masterpiece by travelling a total of 20,000 Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Adobe After Effects Advanced Title Tutorial https://library.creativecow.net/Gleissenberger_tobias/AdvancedTitlingInAfterEffects/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/Gleissenberger_tobias/AdvancedTitlingInAfterEffects.php Learn how to create complex title animations in Adobe After Effects! In my last tutorial I covered how to create, customise and animate simple titles in Adobe Premiere Pro: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6xQtq... In this tutorial we will take things one step further and create titles that are too c Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:26:39 GMT Film Editing: Should You Edit Scenes to Music? https://library.creativecow.net/pape_sven/FilmEditingMusic/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/pape_sven/FilmEditingMusic.php Music can elevate the emotion of a film scene. As a film editor, should you first cut to music or focus on dialog and visuals alone? In this tutorial, This Guy Edits shares his point of view by example with a rough cut using some temp music by Max Elto. Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:13:26 GMT Oliver Peters interviews editor Tom Cross of La La Land https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/oliver_peters_interviews_editor_tom_cross_of_la_la_land/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/oliver_peters_interviews_editor_tom_cross_of_la_la_land.php The ambitious opening sequence of La La Land was done with just three cuts, according to the film's editor, Tom Cross. Oliver Peters brings you the story of this and many other aspects of editing this remarkable film. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:00:42 GMT Videoguys Top 10 Products of 2016 https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/videoguys_top_10_products_of_2016/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/videoguys_top_10_products_of_2016.php As we look back at 2016, we reflect on a year that involved media consumption -- and more specifically LIVE media consumption. Increased bandwidth, improved cameras on mobile phones, and easy access to YouTube LIVE... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Immersive Gaming: Razer's Project Ariana Fills the Room https://library.creativecow.net/cow_creative/immersive_gaming_razers_project_ariana_fills_the_room/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_creative/immersive_gaming_razers_project_ariana_fills_the_room.php Razer's Project Ariana earned the company its seventh straight Best of Show award at CES 2017 and broke the record for consecutive wins. Fully immersive gaming is sure to be huge in the days ahead. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:30:31 GMT Production Designer Hannah Beachler on the Go Creative Show https://library.creativecow.net/consoli_ben/hannah_beachler/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/hannah_beachler.php Film and broadcast production designer Hannah Beachler talks with Go Creative Show host Ben Consoli about her work on Creed, Moonlight, and the upcoming Black Panther. Hannah Beachler is a prolific production designer with an affinity for realistic design that emphasizes emotional drama. Over the pa Mon, 12 Dec 2016 10:30:23 GMT The Other Side of GoPro's November 30, 2016 Announcement https://library.creativecow.net/lindeboom_ronald/gopro_layoffs_2016/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/lindeboom_ronald/gopro_layoffs_2016.php When GoPro announced on November 30, 2016 that they would be cutting 200 full-time jobs, closing the entertainment division, and that their president would be leaving the company, the internet came alive with those who were predicting the company's demise. But there really is another side to the sto Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:22:57 GMT NVIDIA GPUs Speed Nickelodeon’s Animation Workflow on Albert https://library.creativecow.net/laguna_gail/nickelodeon_albert/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/laguna_gail/nickelodeon_albert.php Premieres Friday, December 9, at 7:00 p.m. (ET/PT) -- Albert is Nickelodeon’s first original animated TV movie, telling the story of a tiny Douglas fir tree named Albert who loves Christmas and dreams of being the Empire City Christmas tree. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Creative COW's Brand New News Dept. Features and Functions https://library.creativecow.net/lindeboom_ronald/news_department_additions/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/lindeboom_ronald/news_department_additions.php Creative COW's co-founders have been quietly at work cleaning up and rebuilding the Creative COW News section. While they've been at work, they've been adding new features and functions that will make the news department much more useful in the days ahead. If it's been a while since you've visited t Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT 12 Things I Know About Business at 55 That I Wish I'd Known at 25 https://library.creativecow.net/griffin_nick/wish/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/griffin_nick/wish.php 12 Things I Know About Business at 55 That I Wish Id Known at 25 appeared in Creative COW Magazine and was one of our most popular articles. It is a true timeless classic in which COW leader, contributing editor, and Senior Business Adviser to Creative COW, Nick Griffin shares wisdom he's learned th Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:13:05 GMT Don Burgess aligns with Light Iron and Panavision for ALLIED https://library.creativecow.net/cow_news/don_burgess_light_iron_panavision/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_news/don_burgess_light_iron_panavision.php Don Burgess, ASC trusts Light Iron. His last seven films can attest, so Burgess chose Light Iron to support him again with digital dailies and post finishing services on Allied. Directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard, the World War II-set film sees an intelligence of Wed, 23 Nov 2016 19:42:21 GMT ZERO VFX: The Magic You Won't See In The Magnificent Seven https://library.creativecow.net/cow_news/zero_vfx_recreates_the_magnificent_seven/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_news/zero_vfx_recreates_the_magnificent_seven.php ZERO VFX takes Creative COW readers inside the invisible effects used to create the powerful vistas and settings used in The Magnificent Seven. But the real magic is in what you don't see. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:46:02 GMT More Than One Path to Success: Senior Editor Mae Manning https://library.creativecow.net/wall_kylee/the_self-taught_editor/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wall_kylee/the_self-taught_editor.php We talk a lot about things like “accessible tools” and the “democratization of video production” -- what has this meant for the emerging talent whose creative development has taken place largely, or even entirely, within this democratized landscape? Mae Manning is one such editor, who taught Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT How To Create Better Live Surgical Broadcasts https://library.creativecow.net/ondera_greg/technique_for_live_surgery_broadcasts/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/ondera_greg/technique_for_live_surgery_broadcasts.php Greg Ondera produces, directs, and edits medical video programs specializing in surgical procedures. From his wide ranging experience in the medical sciences and broadcast arts, Greg shows you how to create better surgical broadcasts. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT https://library.creativecow.net/consoli_ben/david_klein_asc/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/consoli_ben/david_klein_asc.php Join Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli and his special guest, David Klein, ASC, cinematographer of Homeland and True Blood. David is here to talk all about it all. His love of realism has defined a generation of filmmaking and he continues to execute it flawlessly with his work on Homeland. David t Tue, 15 Nov 2016 10:01:57 GMT NAB Show New York 2016: Growing, Yet Still Intimate https://library.creativecow.net/cow_news/nab_new-york_2016/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_news/nab_new-york_2016.php Calling April's NAB Show "overwhelming" is an understatement. The expo that fills the rapidly expanding Las Vegas Convention Center every April topped 103,000 attendees and 1700+ exhibitors in 2 million square feet of exhibit space. The Big Apple's edition of the NAB Show is more bite sized: taking Tue, 08 Nov 2016 13:24:46 GMT Being an Advertising Editor: The Ins & Outs of Agency Work https://library.creativecow.net/toomey_katie/being_an_advertising_editor/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/toomey_katie/being_an_advertising_editor.php Katie Toomey takes Creative COW members inside the world of the advertising editor, where being a generalist means you are often not only a video editor, but a designer and audio editor, problem solver, as well as tech support professional. Join Katie as she takes you inside her world. Sat, 05 Nov 2016 20:54:03 GMT Adobe MAX 2016: Breakthroughs in Design and Productivity https://library.creativecow.net/cow_news/adobe_max_2016/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_news/adobe_max_2016.php You might be excused for thinking that, barely a month since Adobe announced massive updates to their Creative Cloud suite at IBC, there might not be much more to add, except that there’s no way that Adobe would bring 10,000 people to San Diego for the Adobe MAX creativity conference and not have Wed, 02 Nov 2016 12:48:09 GMT Microsoft Surface Studio: Does It Out-Mac the Mac? https://library.creativecow.net/lindeboom_ronald/surface_studio/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/lindeboom_ronald/surface_studio.php The day before Apple was set to announce their big news for the year, Microsoft introduced their own big news and for some Mac users -- no, not all but at least some -- it seemed to recall feelings and dreams of old. This is a Microsoft that few saw coming and in their swing for the fences, they hav Mon, 31 Oct 2016 22:42:30 GMT Adobe After Effects Expressions 101 https://library.creativecow.net/gleissenberger_tobias/after_effects_expressions_101/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/gleissenberger_tobias/after_effects_expressions_101.php Expressions in Adobe After Effects open up a world of possibilities for your visual effects! Expressions can be daunting when you first get into them, though, as you have to essentially write 'code' - and code can be scary. Join After Effects guru Tobias Gleissenberger of Surfaced Studio for the fir Mon, 31 Oct 2016 19:50:42 GMT How TV Spot Strategies Come Into Being https://library.creativecow.net/griffin_nick/how_tv_spots_come_into_being/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/griffin_nick/how_tv_spots_come_into_being.php Nick Griffin has worked with a wide range of clients both national and international. He has worked in a wide range of capacities for his clients and he is successful because he knows how to listen and how to function as a part of a team, even when he's the guy with all the responsibility. In this a Tue, 18 Oct 2016 17:46:02 GMT Advanced Color Correction in Adobe Premiere Pro https://library.creativecow.net/gleissenber_tobias/premiere_pro_advanced_color_correction/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/gleissenber_tobias/premiere_pro_advanced_color_correction.php Color correction is essential to making every video look its best, and Adobe Premiere Pro has a lot of great tools built in that are both powerful and easy to use. Most important, they can help bridge the gap between color displayed on the monitor you're using, and the devices your viewers will be u Wed, 12 Oct 2016 07:30:04 GMT The Science of Editing https://library.creativecow.net/pape_sven/the_science_of_editing/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/pape_sven/the_science_of_editing.php Sven Pape, aka @ThisGuyEdits, joins Dr. Karen Pearlman -- former President of the Australian Screen Editors Guild and a three-time nominee for Best Editing at the Australian Screen Editors Guild Annual Awards -- for a provocative look at "Editor's Thinking," a cognitive skill set that you can use to Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:24:48 GMT “Before I forget: don’t wear any underwear.” https://library.creativecow.net/wilson_tim/Filming-Alligators/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wilson_tim/Filming-Alligators.php Before coming to Creative COW, before his lives in product marketing and product management at Avid and Boris FX, Creative COW Editor-in-Chief Tim Wilson ran a video production company. As we also observe the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the US Parks Service, Tim recalls one one especially m Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:57:19 GMT Shooting MTV's Mary + Jane with Panasonic VariCam 35 https://library.creativecow.net/cow_news/panasonic_varicam_mtv_mary-jane/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/cow_news/panasonic_varicam_mtv_mary-jane.php To shoot the ½ hour scripted comedy series for MTV, Mary + Jane, the producers at Television 360 enlisted cinematographer Charles Papert (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Key and Peele), who found that Panasonic VariCam is a great fit for moving fast and getting great images when time and resources are scarce. Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:00:57 GMT Imagineer mocha Pro 5 Plug-In for Adobe: An In Depth Review https://library.creativecow.net/gleissenberger_tobias/mochaPro5-review/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/gleissenberger_tobias/mochaPro5-review.php Imagineer mocha Pro 5 Plug-in for Adobe brings all the amazing features of the professional version of the mocha Planar Tracker directly into After Effects and Premiere Pro in the form of a plugin. In this in-depth review, After Effects tutorial guru Tobias Gleissenberger of Surfaced Studio will sho Tue, 13 Sep 2016 18:08:46 GMT Hawaiki Keyer 3.0 Upgrader Tutorial https://library.creativecow.net/ubsdell_simon/FCPX_Hawaiki-Keyer-3/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/ubsdell_simon/FCPX_Hawaiki-Keyer-3.php After 25 years as an editor, compositor, and VFX artist, frequent Creative COW poster and tutorial author Simon Ubsdell knows what he needs from a keyer -- and knew he wasn't getting good enough results from FCPX or Motion. Discussions in COW forums led him to create the highly regarded Hawaiki Keye Mon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT All Eyes on IBC 2016 for Cameras and Lenses Galore https://library.creativecow.net/wilson_tim/IBC_2016_Cameras_Lenses/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wilson_tim/IBC_2016_Cameras_Lenses.php What’s that you say? An IBC that’s not only relevant, but downright exhilarating? This used to not be news, of course. However, in recent years, IBC has too often become simply an opportunity for European audiences to see products already announced at NAB. In 2016, however, the focus swings shar Thu, 08 Sep 2016 13:30:13 GMT Film Editing Tutorial: How To Crush The First Notes https://library.creativecow.net/pape_sven/HowtoCrushtheFirstNotesAE/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/pape_sven/HowtoCrushtheFirstNotesAE.php It's happened to you. The first cut sounds noisy, has compression artifacts, actors aren't giving their best performances -- and the director has notes about all this and more. Follow along as Sven Pape from "This Guy Edits" works through some of these very issues on the film he's working Wed, 31 Aug 2016 21:58:55 GMT After Effects 2015.3 - My Favorite Features https://library.creativecow.net/tzoref_roei/After-Effects_favorites/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tzoref_roei/After-Effects_favorites.php Learn why you should upgrade to After Effects CC 2015.3 - 13.8.1 - a close and detailed look at the latest release of After Effects (August 2016). Roei Tzoref will be focusing on his favorite features that set this release apart from previous versions: Performance, Queue in AME, Lumetri Color new fe Mon, 22 Aug 2016 21:54:11 GMT Advanced Masking in Adobe After Effects https://library.creativecow.net/gleissenberger_tobias/advanced_masking_after_effects/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/gleissenberger_tobias/advanced_masking_after_effects.php Some of the coolest stuff you can do inside of Adobe After Effects is only possible once you unlock the power of masks. Join After Effects whiz Tobias Gleissenberger of Surfaced Studio to learn about mask animation and interpolation, using the variable width feathering tool, managing mask modes and Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:48:16 GMT UAV Filter Frenzy! https://library.creativecow.net/spottedeagle_douglas/UAV-drone-filters/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/spottedeagle_douglas/UAV-drone-filters.php Virtually every sUAV/RTF drone in the air uses the same image processing chip and most have similar lenses. None of them are ideal, and they all operate at very high shutter speeds. None of them allow for shutter speed control, and as a result, it's up to the user to slow the shutter speed. This can Mon, 01 Aug 2016 23:20:52 GMT Editing Movie Trailers with Patricio Hoter https://library.creativecow.net/jhonson_christian/Editor_Patricio_Hoter/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/jhonson_christian/Editor_Patricio_Hoter.php More and more, films that are currently in production are working alongside with their marketing teams to establish a strategy months in advance of its release. That means that there’s more time to explore several options when crafting a trailer, but the workload also becomes heavier, and the Mon, 01 Aug 2016 17:14:48 GMT Fixing Common After Effects Problems and Mistakes https://library.creativecow.net/Gleissenberger_Tobias/Common_AE_problems/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/Gleissenberger_Tobias/Common_AE_problems.php Got problems using Adobe After Effects? Exported files too large, Expressions not working, mixing shapes and makes, modes/switches, selecting previews for layers vs. comps - Surfaced Studio's Tobias Gleissenberger shows you fast fixes for these and more! Sat, 30 Jul 2016 23:20:52 GMT 5 Tips for Finding the Right Edit Point https://library.creativecow.net/pape_sven/5_tips_right_edit_point/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/pape_sven/5_tips_right_edit_point.php Accomplished editors tend to point to instinct and experience when it comes to the exact edit point. Here are 5 tips from veteran editor Sven Pape of "This Guy Edits" that may help you get there. Some editors say that great editing is invisible. So is the right frame the one we don't notic Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:02:57 GMT mocha AE Planar Tracker for Absolute Beginners https://library.creativecow.net/gleissenberger_tobias/mocha_AE_absolute_beginners/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/gleissenberger_tobias/mocha_AE_absolute_beginners.php Want to learn how to create advanced visual effects? Learn how to use mocha AE to track your shot and add advanced visual effects to live action footage inside Adobe After Effects. mocha can help you track shots that would be hard to track using traditional 2D point or feature trackers because it is Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:09:45 GMT Seven Ways to Make Your Own Luck in The Film Industry https://library.creativecow.net/eremic_john/Makeyourownluck-filmmaking/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/eremic_john/Makeyourownluck-filmmaking.php HBO Director of Workflow, post-house founder, owner of the first two RED cameras, founder and developer of Endcrawl, technologist, futurist, educator, and more: John 'Pliny' Eremic, is regularly asked for career advice in the field of filmmaking. Step One, he says, is to consider a new job. There's Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT