Reviews: Software (NLE, FX, Compositing etc)

First Look: New Mercalli 6, now with AI

If you haven’t come across Mercalli before, it is a program used to stabilise shaky footage and additionally, smooth out horizons that are curved due to lens aberration and finally remove CMOS wobble that is evident on such things as spinning aircraft propellers where in the footage they seem bent. […]


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”. […]