Marshal Rosenthal

Marshal Rosenthal is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and journalist specializing in technology, consumer electronics and pop culture. Past accomplishments include editing of home theater and video gaming publications domestic and international, operating a NY photographic studio specializing in children/product and providing graphic imaging for video game box art, manuals and related.

Videomaker Heads to CES 2016

CES 2016 is coming to Las Vegas, Nevada this week and Videomaker can’t wait to see the latest and greatest in video production tech. As the preeminent world appearance...

Oscar-winning Cinematographer Haskell Wexler Dies At 93

The passing of the highly honored cinematographer Haskell Wexler also marks the passing of a Hollywood era. Born in Chicago, he left the University of California, Berkeley to enlist...

For the FAA, Too Much Drone Isn’t a Good Thing

Those who own or plan to own a drone (a.k.a., unmanned aerial vehicle) had better take the Federal Aviation Administration seriously. The FAA now requires that pretty much all...

FanFilmFX Brings the Force to Plug-ins

Those waiting to see what kind of effects will be found in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" will have to wait until they’re seated in the theaters and the...

When Drones Become Lighting Assistants

With all the talk about drones with cameras attached, what about providing the light needed for using them? Researchers at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and Cornell University see...

Latest Posts

Techniques for ADR: How to record dialogue in post-production

Ever wonder what magic makes on-screen dialog sound crystal clear? It’s a little trick called ADR. We break down what it is and how to capture it yourself.

Blackmagic ATEM Mini Pro allows directing, streaming via Ethernet

Blackmagic Design today announced the ATEM Mini Pro. It’s a new live production switcher that allows for direct streaming via its Ethernet connection.

The video gear you use is just as important as the talent behind it

While it’s important to have a great, talented crew behind the camera, you also need to have the right tools for the...

How to set up a video conferencing green screen

Looking to use green screen during your next video conference? Here is what you'll need to setup your green screen and spice up your calls.

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