Articles by Robbie Coblentz
: Robbie Coblentz
Using a Little Blackmagic to Revisit a Documentary
Pixie Dust flows from Blackmagic Design's Teranex 2D Processor to integrate and upconvert newly discovered vintage SD footage, photographic stills and new interviews into a re-edited and remastered 2001 documentary memorializing the 1963 NCAA "Game of Change" between Mississippi State University and Loyola. Over 60% of the new DVD/Blu-ray includes new footage or pictures, and the challenge was to make the old SD footage look as good as possible in an HD project.
Review, Editorial, Feature
Adobe Premiere Pro
One Week with Premiere Pro
As producers for two TV shows for the Pursuit Network, Robbie Coblentz and team had a comfortable workflow with FCP 7, with just one drawback... it took a ton of time to encode everything to a single format prior to editing. Enter Adobe's new hardware settings for PP CS6 which allow third-party cards like Blackmagic Design and AJA to work much better. Read on for the pros and cons of one week with Adobe Premiere Pro.