Oliver Peters

Oliver Peters

Oliver Peters is a veteran editor, colorist, and post production consultant. He is also a contributor to various industry publications writing about production and technology topics. He may be contacted through his website at oliverpeters.com

One of the surprises of NAB 2018 was the announcement of Apple ProRes RAW. This brought camera raw video to the forefront for many who had previously discounted it. To understand the what and why about raw, we first have to understand camera sensors.

HDR and RAW video greatly simplified

Published in Post & VFX

In this new series we demystify and simplify the main talking points of modern video. Colour space, HDR and RAW.

Telestream Switch 4: your QuickTime Player Pro 7 replacement

Published in Post & VFX

RedShark Review: Once Apple pulled the plug on QuickTime Player Pro 7, the industry started to look elsewhere for a media tool for the proper playback, inspection and encoding of media files. For many, that new multipurpose application has become Telestream’s Switch.

Pixelmator Pro: an image editor to rival the best?

Published in Post & VFX

RedShark review: Can the new MacOS based Pixelmator Pro be a viable image editing alternative to the industry king? Read on to find out.

Sound Forge Pro Mac 3 - ideal for all audio producers

Published in Audio

RedShark review: Oliver Peters offers us his perspective on the popular and very capable Sound Forge Pro Mac 3 audio editing software.

LumaFusion - Cutting with an iOS video NLE

Published in Post & VFX

RedShark Review: As Apple's iOS platform becomes more powerful, applications for it begin to rival the power and complexity of desktop software. LumaFusion is a recently introduced nonlinear video editing product from Luma Touch and it's rapidly on the way to becoming a viable alternative. 

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