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The Top 5 Most Common Problems with Student Films

What are the biggest mistakes of most student films? This “Science of Editing” episode may just have the answer. Join “This Guy Edits” Sven Pape and Macquarie University lecturer Dr. Karen Pearlman, author of “Cutting Rhythms: Intuitive Film Editing” and former President of the Australian Screen Editors Guild for a look at specific things to avoid to make your films […]

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A Joy Story: Joy & Heron

A Joy Story: Joy & Heron

Lovely little film.

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Cool Bandung

Cool Bandung

I was in Bandung for a few days. Friendly people, beautiful village and great weather, I am missing Bandung already. Shot in Fujifilm X-T1 with XF23mm F2.

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Word as Image

Word as Image

Very creative animation of words. Typography matters!

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Testing Fujifilm XF23mm F2 in Vietnam

Testing Fujifilm XF23mm F2 in Vietnam

Bought and tested the new Fujifilm XF23mm F2 on my X-T1. Initially worried about close-ups at wide open, the concern is actually unfounded. Look at this shot at F2, it is simply tack sharp although I am missing the bokeh of my XF35mm F1.4.

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Hollywood’s Greatest Trick

Visual effects sector is in a sorry state despite looking glamourous to the public.

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Studio Ghibli in Real Life

Studio Ghibli in Real Life

Somebody combined actual backgrounds with Studio Ghibli’s memorable characters. Great work!

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In the Mood for Doyle (2007)

Wonderful and insightful documentary on one of my favourite cinematographers, Christopher Doyle.

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Adobe VoCo

You can now “photoshop” voices. Looks like things will never be the same again.

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Green Screen could be Obsolete Soon

Amazing video technology from MIT research. It remind us of how technology is advancing at an exponential rate. Who knows, we could be seeing holographic videos in our lifetime.

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