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Review: Class On Demand for GenArts Sapphire

October 6th, 2009 · No Comments

I got a chance to review Class on Demand Complete Training for GenArts Sapphire. I do not own GenArts Sapphire Plugins, but downloaded a free trial version and installed them for this review. I love the fact that these companies have the balls to let you download and try the plugins. That’s […]

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Plugin Review: Volumetrix 2 from idustrial Revolution

June 12th, 2009 · No Comments

FxFactory Pro is absolutely amazing and the plugin developers are making filters and transitions that are simply sensational. Here is my video review of Volumetrix 2 from Idustrial Revolution part of the FxFactory Pro plugins for Final Cut Pro, Motion and Final Cut Express.

My 2¢
FxFactory Pro is supplying some of the coolest and most […]

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Product Review: CHV-Electronics Plugins for Final Cut Pro Part 1

May 29th, 2009 · No Comments

This is the first part of a few reviews for CHV-Electronics. In this review I concentrate on the Filters and Transitions, QC Integration FX V1.7.1. CHV-Plugins are great and allow you to open your imagination to create your own custom plugin with their Quartz Composer Developer Tool. What is Quartz Composer you […]

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FxFactory Pro Updates to 2.0.7

April 21st, 2009 · No Comments

I’m a huge fan of FX Factory Pro plugins. They keep pushing the limits and are being recognized as some of the best plugins available. What’s new in the update?
Current FxFactory Pro customers get three new plug-ins in this release: the “PDF Animator” and “Perlin Noise” generators, and the “Alpha Merger” filter in […]

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Plugin Review: Motype Is Worth All The Hype

November 11th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Yanobox the creators of Motype have created a text animation plugin that works in After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Motion and Final Cut Express. Motype is powered by Fxfactory Pro. So it is essential to download FxFactory for free in order to use the plugin.
For all the editors in the world […]

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Final Cut Pro: Closing Credits Plugin

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments

Alex Gollner editor, designer and ideas man, made a cool free plugin that makes the closing credits in Final Cut Pro very cool and easy to use . Alex also has the instructions posted on his blog on how to install the plugin. To download the plugin you will find the highlighted link […]

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Plugin Review: DvShade EasyLooks 2.0

September 3rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

DvShade Easylooks is a color grading plugin for FCP/Express/Motion that is part of FxFactory that you can use without purchasing FxFactory…pretty cool. I absolutely love this plugin. By just adding this one filter you have over 30 presets at your fingertips to make your ordinary footage look extraordinary.
Usability
It is so easy to use. […]

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Product Review: Boris Final Effects Complete 5

August 20th, 2008 · 6 Comments

When I first installed Boris Final Effects Complete 5, I was pretty unimpressed. I felt it was pretty ordinary and I was really bummed that a top name like Boris would put out a product like this. If you just drop these filters on your video tracks you would get those results. […]

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FLV In Final Cut Pro

March 15th, 2008 · 11 Comments

Bevan, a recently graduated independent filmmaker in South Africa asks… “Apart from frantically finding out where i fit in in this world, I am trying to import flv files into final cut pro or find a way to convert them into something that final cut pro is happy with.”
You cannot import FLV files into Final […]

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Motion 3.0.2 Update Beware… Ozone Plugin

December 18th, 2007 · 4 Comments

Or else you will see this…

I have no idea what happened. I haven’t used Motion since updating to 3.0.2. I opened it up to work on “homework” for my interview and damned if it happened to me. So I went to Motion discussion board and it seems like everyone is having the […]

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