Video editing can be awfully hard on most consumer computers, which is why any experienced editor or motionographer will tell you that having the right machine to do the job is crucial.
In a recent blog, we told you about Adobe After Effects and its various uses—mainly with regards to motion graphics. Today we will be exploring the more straightforward editing software known as Premiere. While it can also do motion graphics, it really excels in editing. Premiere is a monster editing workhorse disguised in a fairly user friendly interface. Users familiar with other programs such as iMovie or Final Cut Pro will discover a similar “timeline” feature for editing, and many of the same intuitive controls.
In the world of DSLR photography, it’s quite easy to achieve stunning image quality on almost any budget. Since the introduction of the first DSLR in 1981, the marketplace has grown substantially and now includes different models for any user’s needs.
Today marks Wichita’s 152th birthday, and to celebrate we’re proud to release the first in a series of #ILoveWichita videos to you all. As a continuation of our recent Wichita Flag Day video, Mayor Jeff Longwell also filmed a segment for this project and raised some interesting points about the history of our town; the … Continue reading #ILOVEWICHITA
In video production, one of the most crucial, yet overlooked, aspects of the entire process is lighting. When you consider that a video camera is merely a camera that takes anywhere from 24, 30, or 60 pictures per second, it makes sense that video shoots need a substantial amount of continuous (non-flash) lighting to help … Continue reading The Three-Point Lighting System
There is a long standing debate over Mac and PC, and we’re here to help unpack this great divide.
You may not know what After Effects is by name, but there’s no doubt you’ve seen its work. Anywhere you look on TV or in movies, there is motion graphics and visual effects work. Oftentimes it’s too subtle to notice, but a good majority of that work is completed on After Effects, which is why it’s often considered the industry standard.
The Blackmagic Cinema 4K camera is a modern behemoth of image capture. Its compact size is deceiving—there’s a lot more power in this camera than you might think.
It's June in Wichita, which means heat, Riverfest, and more heat. While we didn't get a chance to walk over to the festival and grab a funnel cake, we had an equally good time filming with some stellar clients.
When we were approached by the Black Swan Group about helping to create some content for their new interactive virtual training platform Never Split the Difference, we were ecstatic. Started in 2008, the Black Swan group aims to help solve business negotiation problems by implementing communication tactics used in hostage negotiations. Although this may sound … Continue reading ‘Never Split the Difference’ with The Black Swan Group