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Sorted by Skill Level 03/17/12

No matter your technical comfort level you'll find ways to improvise your edit and boost your creativity

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Create a video project wiki 04/07/11

After you successfully create a Company Knowledgebase Wiki you will be ready to start using wikis more regularly.  Say goodbye to tangled email threads and document hunting.  Everything related to your video or video series will be all in one place. With a Project Wiki you will: - have an automated document management process - keep better track of the review video process - have more transparency - have better accountability ...

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Optimize your time with the command line 04/07/11

  Terminal is avoided by non-coder types (like myself) because it’s language can seem so confusing.  But there are simple Terminal commands that we can run that will speed up our time in the edit suite.  I recommend viewing the 18 minutes worth of Terminal tutorials videos (Chap. 12) on Lynda.com.  You will feel more comfortable (and maybe a little excited) about trying a few commands. Press CMND + SHIFT + U.  This will open the Uti...

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Create a personalpoedia of your techniques 04/06/11

  Remember that new technique you pulled off a couple of months ago?  You were using a program you don’t use that often like Illustrator or Cinema 4D.  You figured out how to create a cool effect or “look” by following a tutorial and it was awesome.  Trouble is, you can’t quite remember all the detailed steps or their order for that matter.  Well get your head out of the cloud and start putting your techniques there instead. Examples of things you could store in your personal cloud-based wiki: ...

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