Features

Adobe Premiere Pro? Subscription? No Thanks. But take a second for a bit of lateral thinking here…

Although probably impossible to prove, it is more than likely the most popular and widely used NLE is Adobe Premiere Pro. If you look through the various forums on video editing programs however, any number […]

Action Cam Tutorials and Techniques

Is the GoPro a ‘Proper’ camera. You bet. And more than you may know! Unlock some secrets here.

I know many people have GoPros of all model numbers and variations, and without to much of an exaggeration, it is safe to say, that just as many users do with “standard” camcorders or cameras, and indeed smartphones, most put it in “A” for “Automatic” and leave it there.  Which is a shame as they are then missing out on some gems of capability that would raise the level of their photography and videos and add capability found in more expensive and supposedly “sophisticated” camera and camcorders.. […]

Audio

Music Creation / Libraries. An overview of Smartsound Sonicfire 6

Unlike a simple library of songs and tunes, Sonicfire 6 allows you to actually dig into the music and play with it to create something absolutely unique. You can change the length and it automatically adjusts accordingly, play around with tempos and timing, fiddle around with the instruments used and most importantly in specific tracks, alter what is called “Mood Mapping”. […]

Case Studies

A welcome side benefit …

I have discovered there are 3rd party add on “packs” for the Loupedeck CT (and other consoles such as the upcoming Loupedeck Live S and current Streamdeck) for a whole swag of programs. These include Ableton Live, Logic Pro, Cakewalk and Cubase, Adobe After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, Lightroom and Premiere Pro, Cinema 4D and Blender, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Excel and Word and more […]