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A guide to rigging and working with the Blackmagic Cameras as a single person crew or video journalist.

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This article compares the ‘big seven’ professional NLEs to find the best video editing software. Who wins?

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The simplest guide to understanding how Avid Media Composer works, and how you can import video into it. Part One deals with the basics.

The CinemaDNG Workflow (Part One): Camera to Editing

The simplest CinemaDNG workflow guide. Part One covers the route from camera to NLE.

The Autodesk Smoke Crash Course for Beginners (Part Five): Exporting

The simplest and quickest guide to learn Autodesk Smoke. Part Five explains what export options you have with Smoke.

What is Final Cut Pro XML (Part Two): Compatibility

The simplest explanation of what XML is, and how it is used in modern-day video software. Part Two deals with the different types of XML.

How to Transfer a Project from Final Cut Pro to After Effects

The simplest way to transfer a project from Final Cut Pro (FCP-X and FCP 7) to Adobe After Effects.

How to Round-trip from Final Cut Pro X to DaVinci Resolve (Part Four): Round-tripping

The simplest guide to help you round-trip from Final Cut Pro X to Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve. Part four deals with round-tripping from Resolve back to FCP-X.

How to Round-trip from Final Cut Pro X to DaVinci Resolve (Part Three): Dealing with Changes

The simplest guide to help you round-trip from Final Cut Pro X to Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve. Part three looks at which effects are supported, and how you can handle re-edits.