CareerGear & Tech

Is Adobe’s Project VoCo the Photoshop for Audio?

Follow TheCruu!by No Film School Adobe Project VoCo replicates voices to add dialogue you forgot to record. Add text to a recording in exactly the same voice by simply selecting a clip of speech, opening up an edit box, and typing in new text. Over the past week, Adobe has …

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‘Face Director’ Lets You Synch and Blend Multiple Scene Takes in Post

Follow TheCruu!by Ever shoot an insane number of takes for a scene, plus one more for safety, only to still be disappointed with your options in post?  Of course you have. An actor might bring too much energy in one scene, not enough in the next, varied pause lengths and facial …

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KitSplit, The AirBnB for Creative Equipment

Follow TheCruu!by FAST COMPANY A new startup is betting that the creative class will flock to rent drones, Google Glass headsets, high-end cameras, and Oculus Rift systems online. New York-based KitSplit is a self-declared “Airbnb for creative equipment” that allows production companies, studios, and individual artists to lease out their …

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A Sketch Artist, That’s Really a Drone …

Follow TheCruu!by From chisels to paintbrushes, pens, and pixel pushing … tools and technology have always been used by humans for the creation of art. We use inanimate tools, which typically bend to the will of the artist … but a project by students at the MIT Media Lab’s Fluid Interfaces Group ponders …

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Top 5 Upcoming Tech: 2016!

Follow TheCruu!by Marques Brownlee showcases the new and exciting tech coming in 2016

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RED Raven Impressions … Tech Review

Follow TheCruu!by Marques Brownlee gives an exclusive first look at RED’s digital cinema camera brothers, RED Raven and Scarlet-w!

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AJA Drops Price of 4K CION Camera Significantly

Follow TheCruu!by written by Michael Murie.  Originally published on Filmmaker Magazine. AJA has slashed the price of their 4K CION camera in half to $4995. It’s part of their “Summer of Savings” promotion, which they say will run through the end of the summer. Other price reductions announced: Ki Pro Quad …

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A Personal Flying Drone Camera That Follows You … For Selfies & Much More

Follow TheCruu!by Put down that selfie stick, you neanderthal.  The future of personal image and video capture is here. The Lily is the first of it’s kind; a throw and shoot, flying drone camera. Complete with GPS tracking bracelet, the Lily takes flight when thrown in the air.  Then the …

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What’s in Your Kit: Cinematographer Autumn Durald

Follow TheCruu!by In this MovieMaker.com series “What’s in Your Kit”, cinematographer Autumn Durald (Palo Alto, One and Two) shares the gear she can’t live without. THE KIT A. Canon EOS 7D / $900 On each feature I have Panavision put a PV mount on my 7D. That way I can take stills on …

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