Cool Tools

Color Synth – Color Correction Plugin

This plugin for Final Cut Pro, Premiere, After Effects, and Apple’s Motion is called ColorSynth was just brought to my attention.

ColorSynth was highly recommended by one of the Nothing Real ( Apple ) Shake’s development team.

Next time I need to do some detailed color correction I will give it a test as it comes with a free trial.

Final Cut X Free Stuff Tools

Try Final Cut Pro X Free for 90 Days.


Recently, I had reached out to Apple about trial versions of Final Cut Pro X and Logic Pro X and received the following response from my contact at Apple:

The Pro Apps team at Apple is actively looking at ideas for helping our education customers get their work done in the current stay-at-home situation.

We hope to have some updates soon, so please stay in touch with your Apple contacts.

In the meantime, if anyone needs access to Final Cut Pro X, we recommend downloading the 30-day 90-day trial:


Art Cool Free Stuff Tools Websites

What is design? Why is it important? – Hack Design

Hello and good day! I hope everyone is having a lovely day!

Today I want to share this design educational site that  goes into great detail about their philosophy in design along with real world examples and documentation backing up their philosophy.

I am a big fan of minimalist design and this site to me was perfect, plus it is FREE, which is a great plus for me.  I just completed the first lesson and I simply had to share it because that one lesson was so packed with information!

Please let me know what you think of this website and have an incredible day!

What is design? Why is it important? – Hack Design.

Free Stuff Tools Websites

Vimeo Video School

Learn how to make videos FREE! 🙂


Vimeo Video School

Vimeo Video School.

Final Cut Pro Studio Tools

Final Cut Studio Tutorials, Final Cut Pro Tips, Seminars and Training


Final Cut Studio Tutorials, Final Cut Pro Tips, Seminars and Training.

This is a great website to learn the latest tricks and techniques for Final Cut Studio and other digital media tools.  Larry Jordan brings us over 25 years of experience to his well produced website full of podcasts, tutorials, reviews and informative articles.  Make sure to sign up for his newsletter as well, last month’s included 48 pages of informative print.



Cool Tools

Grooveshark – Listen to Free Music Online – Internet Radio – Free MP3 Streaming

Grooveshark – Listen to Free Music Online – Internet Radio – Free MP3 Streaming.

I know many of you use Pandora, but by using Groove Shark you can listen to the song you want when you want it without having to download anything or with any commercial interruptions, also when you sign up,  you get plenty of options like creating music libraries, playlists and much more.  Enjoy !

Cool Tools

How to Make a Web Portfolio




How to Make a Web Portfolio.


Blender Cool Tools

YouTube – massive Blender fluid simulation

Here is a video showing an amazing fluid simulation using the free software tool Blender


Cigarette Packet Flash Diffuser

If you are ever are caught without your flash diffuser and you need a quick fix, here is a nice idea to avoid your photo subjects from getting blinded by your flash.

Cigarette Packet Flash Diffuser.

Here are some other ideas I found: Google Search Results


Blender 3D Test Renders

The following renders were created with a 3D content creation software by the name of Blender, which I am a huge fan of, not only for being very very powerful, but also free!
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This software is cross platform, portable since you can download it anywhere, and by being open source we have the ability to use it at no cost.

Here is a video I helped create using Blender: video link.

Money for the software comes by donations and sales of tutorial DVDs and Books, there are also free educational tutorials on their website and all over you tube.

Blender’s website address is


How we organize our movie collection « Tempus Fugit by Mark Jaquith

I found a great way to organize your DVDs . How we organize our movie collection « Tempus Fugit by Mark Jaquith.

Vaultz Locking Media Binder