I'm delighted to report that hundreds of folks have signed up for our new web service:
The Inside Tips
. In just a week, we have readers from
in the US, along with
28 additional countries
! (Our Top 5 are: US, UK, Canada, Australia, and The Netherlands.)
Our most popular subject is
Final Cut Pro X
, but all our lists have hundreds of readers. At our current sign-up rate,
Codecs and Media
will both go live in early November and
None of us have a lot of extra time, so this service focuses on short, lesser-known, tips, shortcuts, and workarounds. We are currently publishing 15 new tips a week - with lots more to come. And we are working on a very exciting new feature that should launch in about two weeks - I'll tell you more about that when it's ready.
If you haven't joined yet - and there's
- please visit
to learn more.
tips email on Monday and Wednesday,
on Tuesday and Thursday and
Random Media Weirdness
goes out on Friday. I'm really excited about this new service - bite-sized nuggets to help us all work faster. Take a look and let me know what you think.
In other news, last week I wrote on article about the impact
larger frame sizes
- up to 8K - have on our storage. This week, I looked at how increasing
frame rates affects storage
. This is an issue regardless of whether we use Final Cut, Premiere, Avid, or any other editing software. I learned a lot while writing this.
Next, a reader sent me a report on a
with Promise RAIDs and Catalina.
Finally, a couple of weeks ago, I wrote an article on how to use
Clips and Tags
. This week, I wrap up that discussion with a look at
Roles in Final Cut Pro X
. You'll find all three in the
Oh! I almost forgot. I need some ideas on subjects to write about. If you have an idea for an article,
send me an email
. I always enjoy hearing from you.
Please remember to sign up for
The Inside Tips
. And, until next week,