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03 Jul '13

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ProRes Guide Sheet

I’ve just stumbled across this excellent post by StoppLab looking at colour fidelity working with ProRes files in post. Its a brilliant reference sheet if a little daunting given the amount of issues it shows there are, but very interesting … Read More

18 Feb '13


Creating Closed Captions

Having just completed a job which required subtitling, and several conversations with different parties about subtitling and closed captions i thought it would be worth taking a moment to clarify the two.

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18 Feb '13

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You’ve got to find what you love

I’m convinced that the only thing that kept me going was that I loved what I did. You’ve got to find what you love. And that is as true for your work as it is for your lovers. Your work … Read More

09 Oct '12

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GoPro finally gets its protune update

Its here… at last: GoPro have finally realeased their long awaited firmware update for the HDHero2, and it really is quite a beast of an update. Initially announced at NAB earlier this year the big hitter for me is this … Read More

11 Sep '12

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Endless Winter Showing on C4 tonight

A few months back i graded and on-lined  a Documentary for Level films –  “The Endless Winter: A very British Surf Movie” which went out on Channel4 in several episodes.

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01 Sep '12

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Airdrop for ‘unsupported’ macs.

you can enable AirDrop with Ethernet and enable AirDrop support on unsupported Macs running OS X 10.7+ by using the following defaults write command in the Terminal:

defaults write BrowseAllInterfaces 1Read More

28 Feb '12

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Libdvdcss VLC and 64bits of trouble.

I’ve only just stumbled across this so seemed kind to share in the hopes that others will find it a little easier to get hold of. Videolan provide libdvdcss on their website, (if your wondering why handbrake and VLC2 don’t … Read More

17 Jan '12

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