Photo Processing & Color Grading Tips

Working in the intersection of photography and video production, I’ve noticed that the tasks of color-grading and photo processing have become more and more similar. What used to be limited to basic adjustments of brightness, contrast and hue is now a full-fledged part of the Read More …

Great Lighting For Microbudget Video

No matter what camera you’re using, any shot is only as good as its lighting. When I was in film school, I was introduced to the Lowel Tota-Light, and I hated it. It was extremely bright, extremely hot, and extremely harsh. It took me about Read More …

How To Make A Performance Event DVD In Final Cut Studio (Without Going Crazy)

This Final Cut Studio tutorial will be useful for anyone who has to make an event DVD with a detailed menu, and a large number of chapters. Most of my work is commercial in nature, so I manage to avoid events, most of the time. Read More …