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The Gift and the Curse of Zeiss Superspeed Lenses

photo credit: Aperture Pictures It was the weight in my hands that I first

What’s so great about JewelBeat?

Price that makes sense. At 99 cents and a whole lot of music to

Schedule, track communicate and deliver using SHOTGUN a customizable web-based Production Tracking system

100s of studios rely on Shotgun in production every day “Everyone who has touched

The Top Ten things to do after you’ve bought FCPX

A few months on from the release of Final Cut Pro X, we thought

More about Roles in FCPX from Steve Martin and Mark Spencer

For everyone who finds file organization to be not only time consuming, but critical

Sony Alpha SLT-A35 review

Don’t be fooled by the Sony SLT-A35’s diminutive dimensions. A true photographic powerhouse, it

3D Film Factory Introduces New Handheld 3D Stereo Camera Rig

The 3D Bullet Rig enables handheld stereoscopic shooting. Hollywood-based 3D Film Factory recently released

Jungle Software Upgrade – Gorilla 5

All New Engine & Interface Over 4 years in the making, Gorilla 5 has

Larry’s Blog on the New FCP X Updates

About two hours after Apple updated Final Cut Pro X to version 10.0.1, earlier

Final Cut Pro X for Final Cut Pro 7 Editors

Final Cut Pro X is a revolutionary editing application that includes many new concepts

Final Cut Pro X gets first big update, and a free trial

Apple today released its first major update to Final Cut Pro X with new

A review of FCP7 from a FCPX-user

The overall look When you open FCP7 for the first time you are shocked

The last nail in celluloid’s coffin and the dcinema plateau? What’s next?

After an interesting flurry of tweets this morning with my friend Yves Simard (,

What is the secret to Final Cut Pro X’s color management?

In the mid 1990′s my Australian company made the decision to purchase a Media

Light Your Greenscreen With Only One Light..?

FloLight Streamlines Greenscreen Shooting with the Cyclight At IBC 2011 – FloLight debuted your

Book Review: The Pocket Lawyer for Filmmakers

I’m sorry that it took me so long to pick up my review copy

Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers

Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers Book review on an insanely entertaining (and ultimately informative)

Riding The Alligator: Strategies For A Career In Screenwriting

Riding The Alligator: Strategies For A Career In Screenwriting Click the link above for

Sony NEX-FS100 review

  We’ve been uncommonly keen to get our hands on the Sony NEX-FS100 ever

REDCINE-X Professional launched The free app to prepare your RED files for FCP

Were you one of the ones waiting on the Reduser forum for the big

Three new Awesome Apps for Audio, Cut Notes and Storyboarding

Learnin’ About TwistedWave Audio Editor We spend a lot of time talking about apps

Is the Sony NEX-5N the next Killer DSLR?

The Sony NEX-5N is now available for pre-order and looks to be a very

CineSkates Camera Sliders

My friend Keith Turner (no relation to Ike) recently forwarded this video and KickStarter

Grading with Color Wheels

Recently fellow editor Shane Ross and I were discussing the relative merits of grading

Top and Tail editing now available on Final Cut Pro X

Use Top and Tail Editing to Quickly Assemble B-Roll in Final Cut Pro X!

Upgrading to After Effects CS5.5?

As Adobe has been offering the Production Premium suite at 50% off for owners