RedShark News - Post & VFX Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:40:57 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Blur Studios: now that is what we call a showreel Blockbuster after blockbuster...

If you’re after something a little high-octane for this Sunday evening/Monday morning you could do a lot worse than check out Blur Studios’ animation/vfx showreel below.

  • Blur Studios
  • Showreel
  • VFX
  • CGI
  • CGI animation
  • Movies
    ]]> (RedShark News Staff) Post & VFX Sun, 21 Aug 2016 23:00:00 +0000
    Blackmagic releases DaVinci Resolve 12.5.1 update A .1 of a .5, but a lot going on

    Blackmagic Design has released version 12.5.1 for DaVinci Resolve and DaVinci Resolve Studio on all supported platforms—Windows, Mac and Linux. And it’s a fairly major upgrade for a .1 of a .5 minor point release.

    • Blackmagic
    • Blackmagic Design
    • Davinci Resolve
    • Resolve 12
    • Grading
    • Finishing
    • Resolve 1251
      ]]> (Ned Soltz) Post & VFX Fri, 12 Aug 2016 08:00:00 +0000
      How to make a 4K video without a 4K video camera All you need to make 4K videos without a 4K camera

      RedShark Summer Replay: With 4K footage on YouTube becoming increasingly commonplace, Craig Marshall details one way of producing and uploading video in the format without the need for a 4K video camera. The answer? An '80s presentaton style called 'audio visuals'.

      • 4K video
      • Sony NEX 5n
      • Da Vinci Resolve
      • Lightworks
        ]]> (Craig Marshall) Post & VFX Tue, 09 Aug 2016 23:00:00 +0000
        Video as moving art Still from NYC Flow by Danil Krivoruchko

        Apparently, efforts to apply a convincing, organic painting style to moving images are much further along than we had thought, as evidenced by the following video.

        • VFX
        • video as art
        • painting
        • Danil Krivoruchko
        • Art
 (David Shapton) Post & VFX Wed, 03 Aug 2016 23:00:00 +0000
          Sony intros second gen OLED master monitor The Sony BVM-X300: now even better for 4K HDR

          The second generation of Sony’s 30in BVM-X300 OLED master monitor promises users more flexibility and more features for both HDR and 4K production.

          • Sony
          • Sony BVMX300
          • Reference Monitor
          • 4K HDR
          • OLED
          • OLED monitor
   (RedShark News Staff) Post & VFX Wed, 03 Aug 2016 14:00:00 +0000
            The 10 most valuable audio tips for video editors [Sponsored] The 10 most valuable audio tips for video editors [Sponsored]

            Your video is only as great as the audio. Let’s take a look at a few of the most important audio editing tips to keep in mind when working on a video project.

            • PrimeBeat
            • Audio
            • headphones
            • music library
     (RedShark News Staff) Post & VFX Mon, 01 Aug 2016 23:00:00 +0000
              Star Wars used more CGI than you thought There are 10 minutes of this :-)

              RedShark Summer Replay: Star Wars rapidly creates its own mythology, and one of the main myths already surrounding The Force Awakens was that it was the long-awaiting triumphal return of practical effects. And it was, but only to an extent.

              • Star Wars
              • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
              • VFX
              • VFX breakdown
              • Practical Effects
       (RedShark News Staff) Post & VFX Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:00:00 +0000
                Blackmagic's Fusion 8.2 coming to Linux in both free and paid versions Blackmagic Fusion 8.2 adds full native Linux support.

                Blackmagic has announced that Fusion 8.2 has arrived for the Linux platform, following the same tiered pricing model as the company's other film creativity and productivity software.

                • Blackmagic
                • Fusion
                • Fusion Studio
                • Davinci Resolve
                • Resolve Studio
         (Patrick Jong Taylor) Post & VFX Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:00:00 +0000
                  Filmconvert adds Blackmagic Ursa Mini 4.6K camera profile Filmconvert Ursa Mini 4.6K Camera Profile

                  Filmconvert recently posted a camera profile for Blackmagic Design's Ursa Mini 4.6K camera for its grading and film look product.

                  • Filmconvert
                  • Blackmagic
                  • Ursa Mini
                  • camera profile
                  • Grading
                  • Film look
                  • Plugin
           (Ned Soltz) Post & VFX Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 +0000
                    One technique to improve your edits How to make better edits

                    RedShark Replay: Jonny Elwyn on one technique to make any edit you are working on much more effective - make it shorter.

                    • Editing
                    • Editing Theory
                    • Techniques
                    • Steve Audette
                    • Advice
                    • Tips
             (Jonny Elwyn) Post & VFX Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:00:00 +0000