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Behind the Glass Part 2: Focal Length
19 Mar 2013 - Video Production, Professional Video

The "Behind the Glass" series at Vimeo Video School offers a beginner's guide to choosing the right lens for a scene, and shooting to the strengths of your lenses. Black Whiteman and Vincent Laforet provide a brief overview of aperture, focus and focal length. Vincent is a director and Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer known for being a pioneer in tilt-shift and aerial photography, as well as for working with HD-capable DSLR cameras.

Film Making Books
19 Mar 2013 - Video Production, Professional Video, Post-Production

In any creative industry, a handful of publications emerge as the accepted canon. Based on recommendations and anecdotal evidence, we've compiled a list that represents some of film making's canon.

These books provide an introduction into writing, shooting and lighting video productions.

'Dig' - Short Film Shows Off 4K Sony F55
14 Feb 2013 - Video Production, Professional Video

Dig is a short film produced for the European launch of the Sony PMW-F55 camera. It was shot in 4K raw and posted in DaVinci Resolve.

This short—produced by Fried Pixel Films, a new venture from Cinematographer Steve Lawes and Director Martin Scanlan—shows off the 4k resolution and dynamic range of the F55.

Tilt Shift Tutorial for Adobe After Effects
14 Feb 2013 - Video Production, Post-Production

In this tutorial, Martin Ainsworth, a contributor to Creative COW, will demonstrate the "Tilt Shift" effect also known as "Toy Town Look" using Abobe After Effects.

This simple yet very power technique can add an extra dimension to an opening introduction.

Panasonic Projectors at The Venetian Macao
11 Feb 2013 - AV Systems, Presentation Systems

Earlier this year, The Venetian Macao hosted "Winter in Venice". A major highlight was a 3D light and sound show called "The Magic of the Seasons."

The display featured 26 Panasonic projectors, which combined to provide over half a million lumens of light power, covering the projection surface of over 4,000 square meters of the Venetian Macao’s facade.

Introduction to Polycom's RealPresence CloudAXIS Suite
5 Feb 2013 - Video Communication, Video Conferencing

The RealPresence® CloudAXIS™ Suite extends secure Polycom® video collaboration to anyone with a browser and camera on their smartphone, tablet or PC—including Skype, Facebook and Google Talk contacts.

Polycom RealPresence CloudAXIS enables businesses to collaborate with other businesses—or individuals—easily and securely, independent of application, system or device.

Tour of the AMX Booth at ISE 2013
30 Jan 2013 - AV Systems, Automation & Control, Energy Management

ISE 2013 is in full swing in Amsterdam. Here's a brief tour of the AMX booth with highlights from each key product area and solution set. Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) is the world's best-attended tradeshow for the professional AV and electronic systems industry.

AMX announced a number of new products at ISE 2013.

Introduction to the GoPro HERO3: Black Edition
25 Jan 2013 - Video Production, Professional Video

Abe Kislevitz, a Production Artist at GoPro, provides a practical how-to guide on using the new GoPro HERO3: Black Edition. Abe is a freestyle skier and is part of the team at GoPro that creates original videos to showcase the product-line.

This guide runs through each resolution and frame-rate, outlining which modes best harness the power of the HERO3's 12MP image sensor.

CineStyle Color Assist Tutorial
18 Jan 2013 - Video Production, Post-Production

CineStyle™ Color Assist gives you the creative power of Hollywood in a fast & easy to use color correction tool.

With Color Assist, you can use a custom library of CineStyle™ Looks created by Technicolor's own elite Colorists and our powerful color correction tools to create your own Color Compositions.

Government Solutions from AMX
15 Jan 2013 - AV Systems, Automation & Control

From GovComm 2012, take a virtual booth tour and watch all of the AMX products being demonstrated for government and military clients.

Modero X Series Touch Panels; NFC Technology; Enova DVX, DGX and Epica Fiber Switchers; Power Distribution Unit (PDU); Total Presentation Interface (TPI-Pro); and Inspired Signage Digital Signage solutions.