Blender Demo Reel 2013

Check out the latest Demo Reel for the Free Open Source Software Blender. For anyone that is looking for a low budget software to create high end quality animations and compositing then I highly recommend they take a look at Blender.org. It is free to download and use and there tons of free tutorials all […]

Noodle physics simulation ;p – Blender and Bullet Physics – YouTube

Here is an awesome video using physics inside of Blender a free open source 3d software.  It is amazing what open source free software is able to do now. Noodle physics simulation ;p – Blender and Bullet Physics – YouTube.   Here is more on the creation of this animation: http://www.blendernation.com/2012/04/05/noodle-physics-simulation-blender-and-bullet-physics/#more-27301

Free Music Archive

Free music Archive

More free stuff 🙂 If you ever need to find music that is free then I recommend you check out Free Music Archive. Here you will find music for your personal project or even commercial projects.

GIMP – The GNU Image Manipulation Program – FREE

Like photoshop only free! 🙂 As some of  you may have figured out, I am a HUGE fan of free or open source software.  Over the years I have seen some of my favorites grow by leaps and bounds.  Gimp is one that I have played with before that seems to be getting better and better.

Is Final Cut Pro X going to do to video what Gutenberg did with printing?

Here is a great article that I believe actually captures the vision Apple has for Final Cut X and beyond. Excerpt from the article: “Suddenly the skills that had kept them in the roles that they had had for centuries started to change. They had to “retrain” and become proficient in the new technologies of […]

Vimeo Music Store

If you need music for your next video production job, check out Vimeo Music Store. Make sure to check out their free music selection.  Not bad. 🙂

Michael Wohl talks ‘The Joy of FCPX’ at the Amsterdam SuperMeet

Here is a great video I found on FCP.co on the the “Joy of using FCPX”.  What I like about this video is that we can really see the direction Final Cut is heading.  With all the hoopla and debate on Final Cut, it is nice to see someone that is thinking ahead of the […]

Lighting tips from the Masters « BenSimonds.com

    Here is a great article on how to light like the pros.  These techniques may be used for photography, video, painting and 3d animation.  Included in this article is a FREE blender file of a proper 3 point lighting setup.

Motion Master Templates | Motion Graphics for Final Cut and Motion

  I just wanted to let you know that all current Free Motion Master Templates and Member Templates have been updated to work on Motion5 on my online template store. The Lifetime Membership price will be going up starting September, 2011.  So now is the perfect time to sign up at the current low price. […]

‪INSIDE — Day 1‬‏ – YouTube

Another great film edited by the talented Josh Bodnar. This film is different as you get to interact with the film through the social network, this is part one of eight. Great edit Josh! Here is the breakdown sent to me by Josh: Directed by D.J. Caruso ( Disturbia, I am Number Four, Eagle Eye) alongside Oscar-winning cinematographer Mauro […]

‪The Nature Academy 1080P‬‏ – Created on Blender 3D

Here is a beautiful example of what is capable of being created in Blender 3D. The following animation was created by Andrew Price, who also runs the very informative website Blender Guru. via ‪Official Trailer – The Nature Academy 1080P‬‏ – YouTube. Blender is released under the GNU Public License, as Free Software, and therefore […]