Not surprising, but Final Cut Pro 7 will not run on the latest macOS (10.13 High Sierra). However, the folks at Blackmagic Design created a cool tutorial on how to migrate from fp7 to Resolve 14. Don’t be afraid of nodes, they’re not that scary.
Could this be the beginning of the end of traditional 3d rendering? These state of the art real-time game engines all render a 3d scene in a blink of an eye. What used to take weeks now takes less than a second. So, isn’t it time to kill-off the rendering process all together? Do you really need expensive render farms and patience to render the next Star Wars fan film? Did I miss any 3d engines? let me know.
Ubisoft’s The Division Snowdrop Engine:
Unreal Engine 4 Free:
Crytek’s Cryenginet Free – Donation:
Sci-fi fan films on youtube are gaining in popularity. Create your own favorite scene with this visual fx pipeline tutorial. May the force be with you, live long and prosper.
The Making of Star Trek: Horizons and Visual fx pipeline
The full Star Trek: Horizons Fan Film:
Blackmagic Design, the makers of the infamous blackmagic pocket cinema camera, went crazy, and released Eyeon Software’s award winning flagship compositing software – Fusion 7 – for free. Yep, that’s right it is free now! Download here.
The feature comparison between fusion 7 free version and fusion 7 Studio is here.