Month: May 2008

PHOTOGRAPHY, FILM SCORE AND MOTION

Erika Janunger: ‘Weightless’

Erika Janunger, a Swedish artist and designer made “Weightless” a beautiful short film exploring the meeting of interior design and dance all directed, art directed, designed, and scored by multi-talented Swedish artist Erika Janunger. “Weightless” was Janunger’s masters project and is her way of exploring the intersection of architecture, choreography, and music. Erika has a…
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Saturday, 31 May 2008 0

Trapcode Horizon released (After Effects Plugin)

Trapcode Horizon is a camera-aware color gradient and image mapping tool. It is a fairly straightforward utility plug-in. It is meant to be used on the bottom layer in a 3D comp. It generates a background that corresponds to the camera’s viewing direction. To get yourself started with the Trapcode Horizon Tutorial Trapcode Horizon can…
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Thursday, 29 May 2008 3

The Red SCARLET: Features and First Look

Red SCARLET a 3K masterpiece targeting an under $3K price point. Employing a 2/3″ 3K sensor, built in 8X T2.8 Zoom lens that maintains speed through the zoom, 4.8″ flip out attached LCD, built in stereo mic, internal removable battery, dual CF card slot recording media, all aluminum body and a few secret features even…
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Sunday, 25 May 2008 0

Canon EOS 5D Mark II book listed at amazon.om

Adding to the spreading rumors. amazon.com listed a new book on the not released and neither confirmed long awaited Canon  EOS 5D Mark II. The book Canon EOS 5D Mark II Digital Field Guide (Paperback) can be found at amazon.com. Keep in mind the Canon  EOS 5D Mark II is still a rumored Canon’s replacement…
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Sunday, 25 May 2008 0

Canon EOS 450D (Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2 Digital) Review

dpreview.com published a Canon EOS 450D (Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2 Digital) Review Quote from the review: “… The EOS 450D feels like a mature product, it is capable of superb results (even if it’s actually now good enough to reveal the limitations of the cheaper EF-S lenses) and it has a feature set…
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Saturday, 24 May 2008 0

Get creative with After Effects (Adobe NAB 2008) Steve Holmes

Creative director Steve Holmes (Energi Design) shows you in this video tutorial how using PhotoShop CS3 vanishing points,Vanishing Point exchange and still images you could compose a clip or short movie. The clip is from NAB 2008 and I saw it before, but talking to someone I figured that this little gem and more which…
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Thursday, 22 May 2008 0

(new) imagineer systems mocha-AE tutorial released

A new imagineer systems mocha / mocha-AE video tutorial covers advanced techniques: Adjust track module Obscured track objects Offscreen tracking Import workflow to After Effects imagineer systems mocha is a stand alone 2D tracking tool packed with features that make the effects compositors life easier. imagineer system mocha-AE is custom designed and priced for the…
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Thursday, 22 May 2008 0