Removing glare from glasses

There are all kinds of finishing effects that are within the grasp of the average editor. You just need to know the recipe. Removing reflections and glare from glasses is one of those tricks that seems impossible, but is perfectly achievable if you understand the steps involved. In the video below I’ll walk your through […]

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Autodesk: new AI tools accelerate workflows in Flame Family 2020.1

New AI tools accelerate workflows in Flame Family 2020.1

The Flame Family 2020.1 update provides artists with more unique tools, with the use of AI for image segmentation, and easier access for Flame Python scripting capabilities.  A trial of Flame is available for download. The industry never seems to stop searching for new tools and ways to edit images, and Autodesk has fully embraced […]

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Flame 2020: machine learning used to modify objects in moving footage

Flame 2020: machine learning helps to modify objects in moving footage

With a series of new features tied to machine learning, Flame 2020 offers artists significant creative flexibility and performance boosts. The new version can be discovered at NAB 2019. Everywhere you look, two terms appear consistently: Artificial Intelligence and machine learning. They seem to be present in all modern software launched nowadays , and the […]

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Cooke 35-140mm Anamorphic/I SF: your new go-to lens with Special Flair

Cooke 35-140mm Anamorphic/I SF: your new go-to lens with Special Flair

Identical to the standard 35mm-140mm Anamorphic/i zoom, the new lens included in the ‘Special Flair’ range offers more flare and other aberrations that are synonymous with the anamorphic look. Announced as “your new go-to lenses for the new era of anamorphic filmmaking”, the Cooke 35-140mm i zoom with 4x zoom ratio and the extreme telephoto […]

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Autodesk updates Flame 2018 family

Autodesk updates Flame 2018 family

Flame, Flare, Flame Assist and Lustre have new tricks now, thanks to update 3 released by Autodesk. The new update to  the Flame 2018 family empowers creative professionals to explore new, more efficient ways of working in post, with feature enhancements that offer greater pipeline flexibility, speed and support for emerging formats and technology. The […]

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Bright Tangerine Matte Boxes – Misfit and Viv

I have a love/hate relationship with most matte boxes. I love them when I need them. I hate them when they get in the way. How many of you have found this happen to you too? What happens? Sometimes it comes down to weight, or size, or whatever thing blocking you from picking up the […]

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