Create a Wipe Transition in Cinema 4D & After Effects

With this tutorial, I'll show you how to create a simple left to right wipe transition. This is useful for transitioning from one photo/video to another. Here's the example transition:   I am going to use Cinema 4D & After Effects to accomplish this. It's somewhat of an advanced [...]

2016-12-31T08:54:49+00:00 December 30th, 2016|Categories: Animation, Tutorials|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How to Speed Up Your Initial Time Machine Backup

When Apple brought Time Machine to the Mac, it made it so much easier to backup your computer to an external disk. They made it extremely easy by keeping automatic backups every hour, daily backups for the past month, and weekly backups for previous months. You basically set it up [...]

2016-11-23T22:31:29+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Tutorials|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Keying Green Screen Footage with Yellow

If you've ever worked with green screen footage, then you know that keying out green screen footage containing yellow elements can sometimes be difficult. A lot of times, the yellow areas in your key will end up a brownish-red: I have a technique that I'd like to share that usually turns [...]

2016-10-12T11:54:42+00:00 December 29th, 2015|Categories: Tutorials|Tags: , , , , , , |6 Comments

Migrating from 3ds Max to Cinema 4D

I have always been an avid user of Autodesk's 3ds max software. With that I was always a Microsoft Windows kinda guy. All that changed when I got my first MacBook Pro. I absolutely fell in love with the operating system and hardware. I began to explore different 3D modeling [...]

Layer Masks in Adobe Photoshop

Layer masks in Adobe Photoshop can be extremely powerful. What the heck is a layer mask!? I’m sure there are a million websites out there that explain layer masks. Well guess what… I’m just going to add to that number. So if you’d like to read elsewhere about the topic, [...]

2017-04-03T15:23:15+00:00 June 24th, 2011|Categories: Tutorials, Web Design|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments