Video Production

AI Video Production

Amazing AI Video Editing Technology

Here’s something that combines two of my favorite things: AI and VFX. RunwayML is an unbelievably fast and accurate web based A.I. rotoscope and compositing tool for video editors. Time stamps: 0:00 – Intro 0:49 – RunwayML Website 2:00 – Uploading Media 2:36 – Using “Green Screen” 4:58 – Rotobrush vs RunwayML 7:19 – “Green […]

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Video Production Virtual Reality

Virtual Production with an iPhone

I’ve long been a fan of Film Riot and, in this video, they show what you can do these days in terms of video production with just an iPhone.

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Video Production

Unreal Engine Filmmaking & VFX

Film Riot dives into Unreal Engine with real time environments and vfx for filmmaking and indy projects. I just started learning unreal engine so these are just the basics of what I was able to manage for the time being while still creating a complete sequence. There is a lot of I have to learn […]

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Video Production Virtual Reality

Is Video Game Tech the Future of Filmmaking?

The Mandalorian was groundbreaking in more ways than one. Check out this video to see how video game rendering and mixed reality open up new creative possibilities for filmmakers. Hyper realistic cars created in Unreal Engine could replace the need to shut down major roads to film a car chase or crash. As Unreal puts […]

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Video Production

How to Make Animated Cartoon of Yourself in PowerPoint

In this step-by-step tutorial, learn how to make an animated cartoon of yourself in Microsoft PowerPoint. Start by using a free add-in called Pixton Cartoon Characters to create an avatar of yourself. You can choose the body type, color, hair, outfit, and the pose. Pixton remembers what characters you’ve created so you can quickly insert […]

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Video Production

Creating a Giant Sci-Fi Laser Gun in After Effects

I know that this is somewhat off topic for a site devoted to Data Science and AI, but it’s Saturday and I aspire to do more VFX laden videos. That and Film Riot is fun to watch even if you have no idea what they’re taking about. Plus, they show off some NVIDIA gear and […]

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Video Production

Explaining Digital Video: Formats, Codecs & Containers

Digital video formats, codecs and containers are a soup of alphanumeric characters:  MP4, MOV, MXF, H.264, H.265, ProRes, DNxHD, H.262, M-JPEG, 3GP, MTS, AVCHD, XAVC-I, XAVC-S, XF-AVC, AS-11 DPP and DCP. ExplainingComputers explains this chaotic mix.

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Livestream Video Production

Hight Impact Tuesday: Unboxing Ring Light and Stand

It’s Tuesday and you know what that means: High Impact Tuesday!

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