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FCP7 To PremiereCS5.5 Tips #3: Quick fix blown out skies
By: Lucy Moon on Jun 10, 2013 at 5:23:44 am

Not really a switcher tip, but useful as the filters are different in Premiere. Doesn't fix all problems but can be a quick solution. Add filter Shadow/Highlight Un select "Auto" Change "Highlight Amount" Slider In "More Options" "Highlight tonal width" this slider edits the definition of what is a highlight "Highlight radius" Smooths and removes the glow More from Richard Harrington here....


Photofocus Podcast with Olympic Photographer Dave Black
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 9, 2013 at 3:46:00 pm

Join Rich and Scott as they discuss the recent decision by the Chicago Sun Times to lay off their entire photography staff. They made the decision to train their reporting staff to shoot with iPhones and to focus more on video. Rich and Scott analyze what this means to the photo community. The second half of the show will inspire you as we hear from Dave Black . Dave is a freelance photographer for over 30 years. His work has primarily centered on the sports industry for such publications as Sports Illustrated, Time, Newsweek and the award-winning TV show Sports...

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Rolling Shutter Explained
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 8, 2013 at 3:46:00 pm

I explain the problems of a rolling shutter when shooting video with a DSLR, and how to make sure that fast moving subjects aren't distorted or jittery. From the extensive DPBestflow site I highly recommend. Rolling Shutter Explained Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Cautionary Tale in Data Management
By: Kylee Wall on Jun 8, 2013 at 2:39:40 pm

I have 50 gigabytes of x-rated material on my external drive, including photos of a girl wearing my prom dress. Wait, that may have been the wrong way to start this story. It wasn't my prom dress. Last year, I was brought in as an editor to a large project rather late in the planning process. It was so quick that I didn't get any input on data management. I found out later the first assistant camera guy would be wrangling data and delivering it to me on a USB 2.0 drive. Goodie! I got my footage (nearly 2TB) and...

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Essential Editing Commands in Adobe Premiere Pro
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 7, 2013 at 2:34:00 pm

I show you how to use three-point edits to speed up your post-production workflow (Adobe Premiere Pro). From the extensive DPBestflow site I highly recommend. Essential Editing Commands in Adobe Premiere Pro Republished by Richard Harrington...


FCP7 To PremiereCS5.5 Tips #2: Define the workarea to end at playhead
By: Lucy Moon on Jun 7, 2013 at 5:53:10 am

Useful for rendering or exporting just a part of the sequence. Place the playhead where you'd like the workarea to end On Mac, click option (alt) and ] (right hand square bracket) and the workarea will snap to end at that point. To render a small area. use option (alt) and [ (left hand square bracket) to mark the in, option (alt) and ] (right hand square bracket) to mark the out. From Premiere Docs online ....

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FCP7 To PremiereCS5.5 Tips #1: Close all other sequences
By: Lucy Moon on Jun 7, 2013 at 5:40:31 am

Drag out the sequence you want to keep (above or below all the others) using the little gripper area in the upper-left corner of the tab for the timeline panel. This gives you two timeline frames. In the top right of the unwanted timeline frame, from the dropdown, select "Close frame" and you are left with the sequence you want. Thanks to the quick tip on youtube here...

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Great Lighting in Production and Post — Watch the Free Webinar
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 6, 2013 at 4:19:00 pm

Here is a recording from the Tiffen Webinar I did. We discussed working with Variable ND Filters, Reflectors, LED lights, Portable Lights, and More. Get production techniques as well as postproduction tips for digital effects to enhance the lighting (or even relight) during the edit. You can download a free 15-day trial here: http://www.tiffensoftware.com/products/dfxv3-free-trial-download/dfx-v3-fre e-trial-downloads Take 30% off with this unique code: RHEDDFX13 It can be redeemed here: http://tiffensoftware.com/promos Don't miss How to Key Almost Anything. Greenscreen Solutions for Video and Photo Pros Register for free https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/721949422 Great Lighting in Production and Post — Watch the Free Webinar Republished by Richard...

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May 10, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 6, 2013 at 2:31:26 am

My last day here, I wake with excitement and a bit of sadness, dreading saying goodbyes. I’m in the fancy Saddam guestroom, the rest of the guys are scattered across the campus and it’s the first chance I’ve had to run since I’ve arrived, Baghdad being obviously too dangerous. Looming above is Saddam’s summer palace, very imposing. I grab my camera and run up towards it, expecting to be stopped at any moment. I’ve been running since high school and it’s a big part of every trip and job for me, a good way to get to know a city,...

Babylon

May 9, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 6, 2013 at 1:47:49 am

As soon as we arrived at the center this morning, a small crew of us incorporated Mohamed’s suggestions for the edit of the film and while they didn’t change the feel of the film, the final film is better for it. You can watch Bazoune here: https://vimeo.com/66020371 The Babylon Festival of International Cultures and Arts is a small festival based in Hillah, the largest town in the district that encompasses ancient Babylon. It’s a low-key affair that includes archaeology, poetry, visual arts and cross-cultural panels aimed at educating and entertaining the local population. This year, Mohamed is showing two of...

Babylon

May 8, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 6, 2013 at 1:22:31 am

I probably have less to write about today than any day so far. We spent the day editing and editing is one of those things that’s more interesting in the doing than it is in the describing. The worst thing was continued power outages, plus people coming and going, in preparation for the trip we’re to take tomorrow. There were plenty of other distractions, with class members being pulled away to work on pickups for Mohamed’s film or to prepare for tomorrow: the entire class and center will be traveling two hours out of Baghdad to take part in the...

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May 7, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 6, 2013 at 1:16:08 am

I probably have looked forward to this morning more than anything else on this trip. From the start, HDI had asked Mohamed if any of the students traveling to Los Angeles could be women and he said that wasn’t possible. Indeed, the only female who entered the center while I was there was the producer of one of the feature films the center had produced, the middle-aged Iraqi-German wife of the film’s director. Rob, the public affairs officer from the embassy who spearheaded my visit and the students’ trip to LA came up with the a plan for me to...

Institute for Fine Arts Girls

May 6, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 6, 2013 at 1:02:54 am

The day we’ve been waiting for: shoot day. The film is called Bazoune , which means female cat and troublemaker, maybe because she’s in heat? I guess for English, it’s closer to say kitten. Anyway, that’s what they call Hassan, the bazoune . Yesterday, when we’d been lining up shots, we used another local boy as a stand-in and he’d been very happy to help. He was sweet and a delight to work with. The real-life bazoune was anything but that. It was a great lesson for the students and a reminder for me; when you want a devil in...

Shoot day

May 5, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 5, 2013 at 7:54:55 pm

We spent today preparing for the shoot. It's crucial that A , the writer and director of the film, be thoroughly prepared, because he will be working with a child tomorrow, a very difficult child, by all accounts. I had him go through every scene, in the location it would be shot, with the camera and his cameramen (we split the camerawork between three of the students) so he could come up with storyboards and be prepared lest Hassan give him a hard time. I want to take a moment now to talk about the building the IIFC occupies. I...

Sassoon Eskell

May 4, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 5, 2013 at 7:43:49 pm

I woke this morning to a very vivid dream of my father laying in the street covered with blood, which prompted a call to him. It turns out that my mother, who suffered a severe stroke six months ago, had a seizure the day before and was in the hospital. I looked into rerouting my return trip to visit them directly in Florida on my way home to Los Angeles. Class went quite well today, as it always seems to. We spent most of the day discussing the film that we would be making as a class. I had asked...

Orthodox Easter in Baghdad

May 3, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 5, 2013 at 7:37:14 pm

Today was a good day, the best so far. It’s Friday, the holy day and we were going to make it a day off, or at most a half day of class, but Mohamed and the students feel that my time here is so precious that we had nearly a full day. We got off to a slow start, the staff person who opens the IIFC didn’t show up (as the center is usually closed on Friday), so we were waiting to get in and I actually started class down in the courtyard garden, which worked out ok. The garden...

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Free Webinar: How to Key Almost Anything.  Greenscreen Solutions for Video and Photo Pros
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 5, 2013 at 3:46:00 pm

Greenscreen has become an essential tool in modern video, film, and photo workflows. To succeed, its the perfect combination of production and post. This webinar features visual FX industry veteran Marco Paolini and Motion Graphic Designer and Editor Rich Harrington. You'll learn how to shoot footage and photos to produce better keying footage (particularly the need for quality lighting) as well as on-set advice to follow. You'll learn how to get the best keys as well as use additional tools to enhance the After Effects RotoBrush for those times when you need a key, but there's no greenscreen to be...


May 2, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 5, 2013 at 3:44:44 pm

A rough, typical, first night trying to sleep with a 10-hour timezone difference. I find it’s crucial to stay up until at least 10pm, so after the inevitable waking after a few hours of sleep, I’ve made it to middle of the night and don’t have to lie in bed all night long. It was quite a slog making it through today after my nearly sleepless night. The worst is the mid-afternoon when it’s 6am back in Los Angeles. I managed to make it through the day, but not without dozing off several times. When the students caught me, I...

Day 2

May 1, 2013
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 5, 2013 at 10:18:07 am

After a long layover in Istanbul where I finally caught up with Mohamed, we arrived at the Baghdad airport, which was practically deserted. Click on any image to enlarge it Like so much of the infrastructure in Baghd ad, it was built during the years of Iraq’s greatest wealth, before the eight-year war with Iran followed by two wars with the US and its allies. The architecture of this period is unique (I’ll describe it in more detail in the following days,) building on traditional Arabic elements, but so odd and often butt-ugly. By the time we got through customs,...

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London Heathrow
By: Bill Megalos on Jun 5, 2013 at 10:10:08 am

I’m sitting in Heathrow, where I’ve started or passed through on so many trips. It’s April 30th and I’m possibly halfway through my trip to Baghdad, though I’ve only taken the first of three flights. Next is Istanbul and after another five hour layover, on to Baghdad. In Istanbul, I’ll meet Mohamed Al-Daradji, http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1865534/?ref_=tt_ov_dr my Iraqi partner, one of the pre-eminent Iraqi film directors of his generation and the founder of the Iraqi Independent Film Center (IIFC) https://www.facebook.com/pages/Iraqi-Independent-Film-Center/18114251191669 3?fref=ts Mohamed has been training young Iraqis for several years and I am not the first filmmaker he has brought to Baghdad to...

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Chromakeying in After Effects
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 4, 2013 at 3:46:57 pm

Learn how to key footage with Adobe After Effects and Keylight Chromakeying in After Effects Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Free Webinar — Great Lighting in Production and Post
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 3, 2013 at 3:46:57 pm

Production to Post Series- Great Lighting in Production and Post Join special guest Richard Harrington and learn about great lighting techniques. Rich will review how he uses Lowel lights as part of his production package. Other tools like Variable ND filters, reflectors, and more to control the light. Learn studio and on location lighting techniques for best results. Once the shot is done, you'll learn how to enhance lighting (and even change it) in post with the DFX lighting filters. This is a popular webinar, click here to reserve your space! Registration Link for June 5 th https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/718549206 Free Webinar...

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How to Properly Use A Tripod
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 2, 2013 at 3:46:00 pm

A lot of you have likely invested in a tripod that s the good news. Now let s make sure you re getting the most benefit from using it. Here are a few practical tips to get the results you want. Find a level space. When you set your tripod up, look for a level space. This means less vibrations caused by legs jutting out at awkward angles. If possible, try to avoid spaces prone to a lot of vibration (such as metal platforms or wooden floors in high traffic areas). In fact a surface that s a little softer...

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Manually White-Balancing a Camera
By: Richard Harrington on Jun 1, 2013 at 3:42:00 pm

DP BestFlow - Manually White-Balancing a Camera from ASMP dpBestflow on Vimeo . I show you how to get the proper white balance on your DSLR camera. From the extensive DPBestflow site I highly recommend. For more on photography, be sure to check out Photofocus . Manually White-Balancing a Camera Republished by Richard Harrington...

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The Punk Rocker Who Became a Filmmaker
By: Adam Spiel on May 31, 2013 at 11:33:06 am

Richard Jobson uses all Adobe Pipeline on Wayland’s Song We really pushed the boundaries of what you can do with the Creative Cloud software. For me, it's almost like being in a punk band again with Adobe: SpeedGrade and After Effects are my drummer and my bass player and Premiere Pro is my guitarist, who’s been getting much better. I have my band, and now I can tell my stories. - Richard Jobson Leveraging the complete Adobe Creative Cloud toolset, Wayland’s Song , which premiered at Cannes on May 25, 2013, was written and directed by Richard Jobson. A former...

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Using Card Wallets: DSLR Video Tutorial
By: Richard Harrington on May 31, 2013 at 7:05:00 am

Watch more at http://www.lynda.com/course-tutorials... . In this tutorial, Rich Harrington and Robbie Carman explain how to store photo cards using card wallets. This specific tutorial is from the DSLR Video Tips series presented by lynda.com authors Rich Harrington and Robbie Carman. The complete DSLR Video Tips course is presented as a weekly lynda.com series and covers the most common questions videographers encounter when shooting and editing with DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras, from choosing a frame size and frame rate to understanding moir . Using Card Wallets: DSLR Video Tutorial Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Mixing Audio in Adobe Premiere Pro
By: Richard Harrington on May 29, 2013 at 9:00:00 pm

I show you how to properly mix your audio in a nonlinear editor (Adobe Premiere Pro). From the extensive DPBestflow site I highly recommend. Mixing Audio in Adobe Premiere Pro Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Recording Sync Sound
By: Richard Harrington on May 29, 2013 at 2:32:00 pm

Capturing quality audio with a DSLR camera can be a bit of a challenge. I explain how to get good audio on your next DSLR video shoot. From the extensive DPBestflow site I highly recommend. Recording Sync Sound Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Subscription Based Software - it's not going anywhere
By: walter biscardi on May 29, 2013 at 5:36:28 am

This editorial was originally printed in Issue 3 of the WalterBiscardi.com newsletter. It's been a few weeks since the announcement from Adobe that henceforth all new software will only be available via the Creative Cloud subscription service. No doubt you've seen and heard the outcry from folks who want to continue to "own the software." As my good buddy Aharon Rabinowitz said so eloquently in his blog , "YOU DO NOT, NOR EVER HAVE, OWNED YOUR ADOBE SOFTWARE. You have licensed it." Yes it's all semantics since you DID have a box with software in it, or you downloaded software...

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Fixing shaky shooting in Premiere Pro
By: Richard Harrington on May 28, 2013 at 3:14:36 pm

In this tutorial, Rich Harrington and Robbie Carman explain how to get shallow depth of field with a prime lens. Watch more at http://www.lynda.com/course-tutorials... . This specific tutorial is from the DSLR Video Tips series presented by lynda.com authors Rich Harrington and Robbie Carman. The complete DSLR Video Tips course is presented as a weekly lynda.com series and covers the most common questions videographers encounter when shooting and editing with DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras, from choosing a frame size and frame rate to understanding moir . Get 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com. Fixing shaky shooting in...

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Review: SWIT S-1070F Monitor Review
By: Warren Eig on May 28, 2013 at 10:48:48 am

The digital cinema world is changing by leaps and bounds. 35mm, the one time feature film king is slowly ceding its dominance as more and more films are shooting digital. At the high end there is Sony with the F65, Red with the Epic and Arri with Alexa. But the lines in that market are also blurring as the digital revolution continues. Case in point, Canon and the EOS 5D Mark iii. A recent announcement by hackers Magic Lantern promise RAW 14bit 24fps files from this camera, which already shoots 1080p 24fps iframe h.264. Also, let’s not forget Canon’s new...

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Review: Libec RS-450R Tripod and Head
By: Warren Eig on May 28, 2013 at 8:59:32 am

First a quick disclosure: I do not work for Libec. I am an end user who purchased this product and wanted to convey my thoughts in a review. I’m just getting into the whole DSLR for video revolution. I am not a newbie and have almost twenty years in the film industry in Los Angeles, working on commercials and television shows to theatrical feature films. That being said, I am used to the high-end gear working on these production affords. But when it came to putting down my own cold hard cash, I want my money to buy the best...

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How to Organize Your Video Edit
By: Richard Harrington on May 27, 2013 at 2:37:00 pm

I show you how to use bin structures to organize your video footage in Adobe Premiere Pro. From the extensive DPBestflow site I highly recommend. How to Organize Your Video Edit Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Tritone Effect for Creative Color in After Effects
By: Richard Harrington on May 26, 2013 at 3:14:00 pm

If you re looking for a creative way to tint your images, use After Effects. The versatile Tritone effect goes well beyond the typical sepia tone effect, as it allows you to treat highlights, midtones, and shadows separately. In addition to simple tints, you can use the filter to create stylized looks. Select a clip in the After Effects timeline. In the Effects panel, type Tritone. Drag the effect onto a video clip. Press the E key to reveal the effect on that layer, and then double-click on the effect called Tritone to open its controls in the Effect Controls...

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Time-Lapse: RAW Workflow Part 3
By: Richard Harrington on May 25, 2013 at 2:32:00 pm

Adorama Photography TV Presents DSLR | Video Skills with Rich Harrington. In the last episode of this three-part series, Rich continues with the all-RAW workflow in post-production. Join him as he shares some tips on how to enhance your new time-lapse video using filters, adjustment layers, and blending modes in Adobe After Effects. Time-Lapse: RAW Workflow Part 3 Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Thunderbolt on your Mac
By: Steve Modica on May 24, 2013 at 12:13:41 pm

Apple has always been on the leading edge of connectivity for their systems. Back in 2003, before we had formed Small Tree as a company, I can recall drooling over a Power Book laptop with an integrated Gigabit port. That was a crazy thing to have on a laptop at the time. Gigabit was still a little weird, very expensive, and not common as a drop at anyone’s desk. Yet here apple was putting it on a laptop. Thunderbolt is a similarly aggressive move. It puts a great deal of IO horsepower on some very small systems. Firstly, let’s consider...

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Time-Lapse: RAW Workflow Part 1
By: Richard Harrington on May 23, 2013 at 2:32:00 pm

Adorama Photography TV Presents DSLR | Video Skills with Rich Harrington. Join Rich in the first episode of this three-part series about creating a professional time-lapse video using an all-RAW workflow. In this episode, Rich shares some clips from his trip to Panama and explains how he overcame the obstacles of shooting a time-lapse in a crowd of tourists. Then, watch as he begins the post-production workflow by processing the images in Adobe Camera RAW. Time-Lapse: RAW Workflow Part 1 Republished by Richard Harrington...

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An editors thoughts on being a Maxon Cinema 4D newbie
By: Tom Daigon on May 23, 2013 at 7:21:39 am

Its a good thing I like learning new technology. Because over my career as an editor Ive had to learn lots of hardware and software. Thank goodness my brain knows how to forget the older stuff to make room for the newer stuff. Learning the edit system was initially my primary concern (CMX/Avid/FCP/Premiere). Over the years I was expected to augment that with other stuff like switchers, DVE boxes and character generators. Then all of a sudden everything I needed to know became software. Avid lead the charge there. Client expectations soon included motion graphics. So, After Effects and a...

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Avid Wants You Back! Your Avid Xpress Pro or Xpress DV dongle is worth $500!!
By: Gary Bettan on May 23, 2013 at 6:43:54 am

Upgrade to Avid Media Composer 6.5 for just $488 and get a FREE Upgrade to Media Composer 7 when you order before 6/14/13 at Videoguys.com PLUS FREE Class On Demand Training! Did you ever edit with Avid Xpress DV or Avid Xpress Pro? Perhaps you moved on to Final Cut or Premiere Pro or another NLE over the years and your Xpress DV or Xpress Pro Dongle is sitting around collecting dust. If you still have the dongle, Avid wants you back. Avid is offering you one last chance to upgrade to Media Composer for under $500! Not only do...

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Midwesterners: come to a meet-up in Chicago tomorrow!
By: Kylee Wall on May 23, 2013 at 5:22:06 am

Over the last couple weeks, I've sorta helped toss together a midwestern meet-up of editors and other creative types. So the least you can do is show up. It's at 7PM central time at Karl Productions, 1743 N. Harlem Ave in Chicago, the workplace of @chicagoaviduser. We're just meeting up and hanging out. No raffles or speakers. If you want to bring something, we'll eat or drink it. We have people attending from 3 or 4 states, so don't complain that you have to drive an hour. I'm driving like 3 friggin' hours, and I-65 between Indianapolis and Chicago is...

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Making Your Mark in Adobe Premiere Pro
By: Richard Harrington on May 22, 2013 at 2:32:00 pm

As you work in the timeline or source window, you ll come to rely upon In and Out points to accurately edit. These two points can clearly define which part of a clip you want to use, what section of the timeline you want to replace, or where to remove footage. Here are the most essential editing shortcut commands: In Press I to add an In point. Out Press O to add an Out point. Clear In Option+I (Alt+I) to clear an In point. Clear Out Option+O (Alt+O) to clear an Out point. Clear In and Out Option+X (Alt+X) to...

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Save $150 on a Drobo 5D
By: Richard Harrington on May 21, 2013 at 10:20:07 pm

If you'd like to get a Drobo 5D, here's a great dea l. This is the primary storage I use in my photography and video workflow. Amazon is offering a $75 discount and a $75 in cart discount (not a refund, instant savings). The offer is valid May 22 26, 2013 only. Features Desktop HD Enclosure Thunderbolt / USB 3.0 Holds 5 x 3.5' SATA I/II/III HDDs Holds 1 x mSATA SSD Includes Thunderbolt / USB 3.0 Cables Battery Backup Hot Swappable Drives Save $150 on a Drobo 5D Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Increase Dynamic Range with a Single Raw File
By: Richard Harrington on May 21, 2013 at 3:14:00 pm

In this tutorial, I ll show you how HDR tone mapping can be applied to a single image for dramatic effect. The image can then be finished using a tool like Photoshop, Lightroom, or Aperture to get final results. Be sure to check out the HDR Learning Center for more on HDR. Increase Dynamic Range with a Single Raw File from Photofocus Video Channel on Vimeo . For more on photography, be sure to check out Photofocus . Increase Dynamic Range with a Single Raw File Republished by Richard Harrington...


It's been 40years for Ethernet and we owe it a huge thanks
By: Steve Modica on May 21, 2013 at 2:52:53 pm

Excerpted from Bob Metcalfe's Reddit post today: On May 22, 1973 with David R. Boggs, I (Bob Metcalfe) used my IBM Selectric with its Orator ball to type up a memo to my bosses at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), outlining our idea for this little invention called “Ethernet”, which we later patented. (end of excerpt) I've made my living via Ethernet since the mid 80s when I crawled around my office installing coaxial cabling and Ethernet terminators for my Novell Netware Network. (NE1000 cards anyone?) Things have improved a lot since then. We all owe Bob and...

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Videoguys Insider Update May 2013
By: Gary Bettan on May 21, 2013 at 6:03:34 am

It's been a very busy spring for all of us at Videoguys.com We had a great NAB show, and we picked up some really exciting new products. We'll go into that in more detail in this newsletter. First, I'd like to thank you all for your patronage and support over the years. We know we would not be where we are today without you, our loyal customers. In the past, I've run a special coupon INSIDER5 that extended a 5% instant rebate on your next order. Not only have I reactivated this coupon, I've made it even stronger. I've added...

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Next Free Webinar & Special Offer From Tiffen
By: Richard Harrington on May 20, 2013 at 11:09:21 am

June 5th 12pm EST Production to Post series with Richard Harrington Great Lighting in Production and Post Join special guest Richard Harrington again and learn about great lighting techniques. Rich will review how he uses Lowel lights as part of his production package. Other tools like Variable ND filters, reflectors, and more to control the light. Learn studio and on location lighting techniques for best results. Once the shot is done, you'll learn how to enhance lighting (and even change it) in post with the DFX lighting filters. This is a popular webinar, click here to reserve your space !...

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DSLR tutorial: DSLR recording time limits
By: Richard Harrington on May 20, 2013 at 12:38:00 am

Watch more at http://www.lynda.com/course-tutorials... . This tutorial explores DSLR recording time limits and scenarios where a time limit might affect a shoot. This specific tutorial is from the DSLR Video Tips series presented by lynda.com authors Rich Harrington and Robbie Carman. The complete DSLR Video Tips course is presented as a weekly lynda.com series and covers the most common questions videographers encounter when shooting and editing with DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras, from choosing a frame size and frame rate to understanding moir . Get 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com. DSLR tutorial: DSLR recording time limits Republished...

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Scrubbing Audio in After Effects
By: Richard Harrington on May 19, 2013 at 2:32:00 pm

To hear the audio while you re dragging through your After Effects timeline, hold down the Cmd (Mac OS) or Ctrl (Windows) key while dragging. While not as good as a full preview, it can help you find your place quickly. You can improve audio scrubbing by turning off the visibility for layers with video- or processor-intensive effects. For more Adobe tips, check out Creative Cloud User. Scrubbing Audio in After Effects Republished by Richard Harrington...

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Converting Image Modes in Photoshop
By: Richard Harrington on May 18, 2013 at 6:18:00 am

Are you trying to change the mode of your image? Join Instructor Richard Harrington as he demonstrates how to convert your image mode in Photoshop CS6. Be sure to also check out the book and video training bundle Understanding Adobe Photoshop CS6: The Essential Techniques for Imaging Professionals Follow Me on Twitter or Facebook For more on photography, be sure to check out Photofocus . Converting Image Modes in Photoshop Republished by Richard Harrington...

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More on Color Grading Footage
By: Richard Harrington on May 16, 2013 at 9:00:00 pm

I show you how to color grade you video in a nonlinear editor (Adobe Premiere Pro). From the extensive DPBestflow site I highly recommend. More on Color Grading Footage Republished by Richard Harrington...

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