The possibilities for creating animations with Adobe After Effects are pretty close to limitless. We can composite complex scenes, add thousands of lens flares to Star Trek footage, or create fun graphics without any live action footage whatsoever.
With all of the A7s buzz flying around the video industry, another impressive mirrorless Sony cam - the Alpha 5100 - nearly flew under the radar. The NEX-5T’s heir apparent brings some similar technology and some new features to the table in a nice, affordable package.
Emmy-award winning visual effect shop, Rampant Design Tools, has taken their unique brand of pre-baked, easy-to-use visual effects to another level with the release of their largest volume yet, the Rampant Distortion Toolkit.
4K editors rejoice, as word on the street - according to Macworld UK - is that Intel is rolling out a new range of Xeon E5 processors for those in need of more parallel processing oomph. But will they be coming to a Mac Pro near you?
Dell this week announced the imminent arrival of new members of the Precision series of workstations. Three new tower models - the 5810, 7810 and top-of-the-line 7910 - as well as a rack version of the 7910 are landing in power-hungry production offices as of September 9, 2014.
Taking time to clean up awful audio can make or break your productions. If you find yourself confronted with unsatisfactory sound quality when you sit down to edit, here are six strategies that can help you make the most of a bad sound situation.