Excited to start post production on SoundandSEA.TV episode 2, “#ImprovJam”. Here are some early lessons I learned from the set and in the edit suite.Read more "Lessons Learned Shooting, Editing and Mixing a 9-Camera Music Performance"
Perhaps my most provocative prediction for 2015 is related to a debate that has been raging for nearly four years.Read more "My Top 5 Bold Predictions in 2015 #1 – FCPX Will Regain the Throne"
A quick tip on how to use your waveform and the RGB parade to match the color of your video to a photograph.Read more "Color Grading Video to Match a Photo"
Apple finally releases Final Cut Pro X 10.1.2. Some interesting media management features added. What do you like?Read more "Apple Releases FCPX 10.1.2"
My official response to those who raise the concern that using Compound Clips in lieu of Projects is risky.Read more "Compound Clips as Projects in FCPX – My Response"
This week on the show we have prolific editor and Pro Video Coalition contributor Scott Simmons. He edits on every platform and has a wealth of knowledge. Don’t miss it.Read more "Scott Simmons on Crossing the 180 #108"
In this episode, veteran editor Chris Fenwick and I discuss what we love about FCPX, what annoys us about it, and settle once and for all whether or not this is an NLE for professionals.Read more "Chris Fenwick and FCPX Pros & Cons – Crossing the 180 #106"
Part 1 of a 2-part series with veteran editor Chris Fenwick. Today we talk about editing style vs client brand and perfection vs good enough. Regardless of which NLE you use, you’ll want to hear this.Read more "Chris Fenwick, FCPX and Editing – Crossing the 180 #105-Part1"
I have a special bonus episode of Crossing the 180 today. Check it out and learn how you can earn $200!Read more "Hard Drives, Sparse Disks and FCPX – Bonus Crossing the 180"
Let this be the end-all, be-all definition of what it means to be a professional.Read more "What Does It Mean to be a “Professional”?"