Apple Computer has recently released both OS update and security update. According to Apple’s OS X 10.4.8 page, there are improvements in the areas like printing, networking.
And according to Apple, the Security Update 2006-006 will update the OS security for OS X 10.3.9, 10.4.1 through 10.4.7 including OS X Server.
Final Cut Pro Basic Techniques Series #8: Color Correction
In this VTC, we explain in detail how to use Final Cut Pro to correct luminance and chrominance problems. To do so, we use 3-Way Color Corrector in combination with video scopes. Continue reading
Final Cut Pro Basic Techniques Series #7: Isolating an Object, Part 2
In this sequel, we use a different approach to isolate a non-static figure in a video clip. Continue reading
Final Cut Pro Basic Techniques Series #6: Isolating an Object, Part 1
We use a piece of effect called ‘Eight-Point Garbage Matte’ to isolate a relatively static human figure in a video clip. Hopefully, we can use this isolated figure in another video clip (picture-in-picture). As a matter of fact, this VTC shows that we encounter a major problem in isolating the figure with ‘Eight-Point Garbage Matte.’ Continue reading
Final Cut Basic Technique Series #5: Embedding Timecode
This VTC shows how to embed a timecode in a video clip. We are interested in answering the following question: What is the difference between 29.97 DF and 29.97 NDF? Furthermore, in order to embed a timecode in the whole sequence of video clips, we introduce ‘nesting.’ Continue reading