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Tuesday, August 13, 2013

#SocialMedia: How Men and Women Use Social Media Differently (Infographic)

When it comes to social media, male and female behavior is very different.

For instance, women do the bulk of Facebook sharing (62 percent), while more men are on LinkedIn than women (54 percent). Men also spend more time on YouTube each week than women, as guys clock an hour compared to 35 minutes for women….

#SocialMedia: How Men and Women Use Social Media Differently (Infographic)

#Photoshop Tutorial: Safari Photo Effect

Since we are going to make a perfume commercial, we will be working with a glamorous portrait photo. Here we are using a paid stock, hence we cannot offer a psd file for a download. A lot of people...

#Photoshop Tutorial: Safari Photo Effect

#Musicproduction: Essential Listening: Snare Drums

Today we are going to continue our critical listening of drums by taking a look at famous and unique snare drum tones. While not traditionally...

#Musicproduction: Essential Listening: Snare Drums

#MusicProduction – Starting Up - Part 4: Mixing



Cubase 7 MixConsole

Music Production – Starting Up

Part 4: Mixing

It is quite sophisticated to put tech into your recording.

What You will Need

If you have been taking part in this morning

#Filmproduction: How To Export A High Resolution Movie Out of Final Cut Pro X (#FCP)

Although many of the previous exporting options have been “simplified” in FCPX, exporting a hi-res QuickTime movie remains intact…if you know where to look in the application. **Note: there is cur...

#Filmproduction: How To Export A High Resolution Movie Out of Final Cut Pro X (#FCP)

Bringing Light To Life In #Photoshop

Shaping A Scene With Light For this portrait, we wanted something that looked natural while telling a story

Bringing Light To Life In #Photoshop


#Photoshop: Simple But Powerful Photoshop Actions

In this tutorial I will present to you one of my favorite topics: Photoshop actions. In this series of posts, about automation in Photoshop, I will start with actions that simply everyone needs and...

#Photoshop: Simple But Powerful Photoshop Actions

#Writing: Should You Angle for Anglo-Saxon, or Enlighten with Latin?

Arguments for and against favoring Latinate words over Germanic ones, or vice versa (or, if you prefer a non-Latinate phrase, the other way around), have been heard over the years. What’s best? How...

#Writing: Should You Angle for Anglo-Saxon, or Enlighten with Latin?

#Photoshop CS6 Beta - Content Aware Move Tool

The Content Aware Move Tool is a real headline grabber because it simplifies something that, until now, would have required the use of several different tools to accomplish. For example if I wanted to move an object within a photo I would normally make an accurate selection of the object, copy it to a new layer and move it. I’d then …

#Photoshop CS6 Beta - Content Aware Move Tool


#Photography: 6 Lessons the Square Format Can Teach You About Composition

In another article I wrote that one of the main attractions of the square format for me is composition. Today I’m going to elaborate on that idea. Composition in the square format is a different pr...

#Photography: 6 Lessons the Square Format Can Teach You About Composition

#FCP: How To Bring DVD Video Into Final Cut Pro X

Ripping media off a DVD to insert in your video project does not have to be a tricky process! Because DVD video does not natively work within FCPX, DVD video files must be ripped off the disc and ...

#FCP: How To Bring DVD Video Into Final Cut Pro X