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Video Editing

March 22, 2012 Author:

FilmLight releases the terrific Baselight color correction plugin for Final Cut Pro 7. Is the expense of this high-end, feature filled toolkit worth it when it can only be used with an end-of-life application? Get all the info on this new color corrector for FCP. Read More

The Best Color Correction Plug-In For Final Cut Pro Is Released AFTER It’s Demise

  • February 1, 2012

    FCP X 10.0.3: Restoring Some Missing Features

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    Seven months after the release of FCP X, Apple comes forward with v. 10.0.3 to address some major missing features. Will it be enough? Read More

  • January 23, 2012

    Thunderbolt: Ahead of its time or wave of the future?

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    No doubt by now you’ve heard a bit about the new Thunderbolt technology by, a collaboration effort between Apple and Intel in 2011 for Apple’s new line of MacBook Pro laptops (as well as MacBook Air, Mac mini and iMac)—and though the hype and performance boost have editors drooling, a year later, adoption could still be a ways off for many users. Read More

  • January 14, 2012

    Recent grads discuss breaking into the video production and post-production industry

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    Remember what it was like to be freshly graduated from college, navigating the murky sea of the production and post-post industry? Now, imagine that you’re trying to break into it in today’s economic climate. I was curious, so I asked several of my former students what it was like getting a job after graduation. Read More