News and new articles this week. First,
just released its
which is pretty amazing when you think about it! Where else can you go that's "all tips - all the time?" If you haven't signed up,
here's the link
. Also, I encourage you to
your own tips. Our
are read in
In other news,
is publishing new tutorials on how to use their effects. But what caught my attention is that you can download a
of Red Giant complete. Their effects work in both Mac and Windows, are fully functional and not watermarked. Just time-limited. I've used them for years and recommend them.
announced a variety of new plugins, but the one that really caught my eye was
for FCP X. This provides cinematic lighting effects, including atmospheric lighting and some lovely lens flares. The trailer is worth watching just for the music.
New Blue FX
announced an update to their
effects package. The update features
to highlight sections of the screen,
for distortion correction, and
to put multiple images on screen at the same time. Subscriptions by month, quarter, annual or perpetual.
Shifting to new articles, I have one showing how to create some
very cool effects
using Blend Modes which can be used in
. By anyone, actually, whose software has a blend mode option. These are just fun to look at. Here's the
Next, I was looking at past articles and realized that it's been more than six years since I wrote about handling
. So, my next two articles describe the process for
. I am a huge fan of double-system because it allows us to pick cameras for their image and audio gear for its flexibility and quality. Links are below.
That's it for this week. Until next week,