I am always on the look out for scripts or presets for Adobe After Effects that can speed up my work flow or can add interesting effects without having to spend hours writing expressions. The following three are my favorites. Ease and Wizz: This script has a few select in/out ease settings that you can apply with a […]
Award winning film editor Shayar Bhansali has won the Festival Prize for Best Editing at the Kolkata International Film Festival in India and the June Award for Best Editing from the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards in the US for his editing work on the film Against Night. In this interview he shares why he became […]
If you have been following my How To Series on Pre-Production (Part 1 and Part 2), you might also want to review a few rules when preparing for your post-production edit. Follow these few rules BEFORE you step into an edit suite.
Pre-Production Part 2 If you have read the first post in this series, you will have an audience, an approach, a video format (how the video will be distributed), a story and budget in mind for your video. Pre-production Part 2 will detail a few methods and bits of advice on how to plan for […]
Great video on cinematic composition and its importance in storytelling. Includes excerpts from some great films and even cites the history of composition from its early development to today’s use of ‘templates’ (as the narrator calls them). From kottke.org Although the author’s subject is film – moving images and the sequence of images, the ideas […]