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July 2007

A few iPhone stories

As I head off for a week of fun on the beach and no Internet or editingA I thought I'd like to some fun iPhone stories. Here are a few hints, tips and trick that I've discovered around the web: Surf Wtih The EDGE Network 5 Times Faster! iPhone tells you where someone is calling from ...

An Editblog Review: Image Flow Fx

If you've ever been asked to use a series of still images to make an edit sequence you know how time consuming, yet effective it can be. You can always create the Ken Burns effect using a plug-in or spend countless hours trying to get the eases right with Final Cut Pro's built in motion ...

EW's videos in reverse

Did you see the current issue of Entertainment Weekly where they talk about "videos in reverse?" Reverse videos are all the rage again (at least according to the mag) because of Mute Math's video "Typical." Here's EW's look at this particular technique's greatest hits: Cibo Matto, "Sugar Water" The Pharcyde, "Drop" Coldplay, "The Scientist" Mute Math, "Typical"

Final Cut Pro review and accompanying short

  There's been a ton of Final Cut Studio 2 reviews in and around the web lately. Here's one that has an interesting take: It's a review of the suite of applications as well as an accompanying short film that was shot and posted to test the apps. Jamie Stuart walks the readers of Filmmaker magazine through ...

Art of Editing: United 93

Training Tips and Trends : Art of Editing: United 93 While surfing around the Avid site the other day I came across this great article on the editing of United 93. Everyone knows the subject matter of the film and if you haven't seen it then it is worth noting that it is a very intense ...

Image Flow fx now available

  If you're familiar with the Noise Industries FxFactory line of products you know they are a line of super-cool effects for Final Cut Pro and Motion, as well as the Factory Tools plugs ins for Avid applications. The Final Cut Pro and Motion effects are written in Apple's FxPlug architecture and can create some stunning ...

Faith's Photoshop Of Horrors

Photoshop Of Horrors: Here's Our Winner! 'Redbook' Shatters Our 'Faith' In Well, Not Publishing, But Maybe God - Jezebel You've got to click over to the above story on jezebel.com and check out more of the wonders of Photoshop and how it can alter reality to give the magazine reader a perfect, less-than-human celebrity. We all ...

Avid ScriptSync demo

Click on over to the Avid website and you can check out a demo of the biggest new feature in the newest Media Composer release, ScriptSync. What is ScriptSync? Straight from the Avid site: ScriptSync is a standard feature in our Media Composer editing and Symphony Nitris finishing systems. Available only from Avid, this innovative ...

old iPhone speculation

In the spirit of the belated iPhone review ... here's some old images that speculated what the Apple iPhone might look like... And then the granddaddy of them all: