Mixing Light – May 3 Update

What’s New on Mixing Light – May 3 New to the Insights Library ML 0032: Custom Render Cache for Guaranteed Playback – Dan Moran: Having problems with reliable playback in DaVinci Resolve?…

Color Palettes From Famous Films

If you’re anything like the Mixing Light Team, you study and then study some more, major feature films, television shows and really any content you can get your hands on…

NAB 2013 – Musings of a Colorist

Musings of a Colorist Wandering Las Vegas NAB 2013 was a interesting show for me on several levels – which I think are worth sharing to inspire discussion and thought….

Mixing Light – April 19 Update

What’s New on Mixing Light – April 19 New to the Insights Library ML 0027: Adding Depth Part 2: Localized Contrast – Dan Moran: In this article Dan focuses on adding depth…

NAB: Networking, Advancement, Beer

NAB is the anual release of new toys for people in the creative video industry. In other words nerd christmas! You’ll see the latest announcements from color software manufacturers like Adobe,…

Resolve 10 First Impressions

NAB 2013: DaVinci Resolve 10 First Impressions I had the pleasure of checking out the brand new version of DaVinci Resolve at the show. If I had to sum it…

Mixing Light: Hello World

Woo-Hoo! Or is it w00t that the kids are saying now-a-days? No matter, the sentiment is the same! Robbie, Dan and I are extremely pleased to officially launch MixingLight.com –…

Coloristos – EP10

It must be NAB time because The Coloristos have a new podcast out! This time the guys are musing on what’s going to happen at NAB color wise. Some fact,…

NAB Is Here!

It’s Christmas!  Oh no, wait, wrong month, but it might as well be – it’s time for NAB!  As a colorist and all around geek, NAB week is one of my favorite times…

The Subtle Art

A couple weeks ago, I was talking to a colorist friend over a few drinks when he mentioned that he’d been having a lot of problems with a young colorist…

Adding Depth To Your Image Series

I’m happy to be adding a new 3 part series to the Insights Library on how I add depth to an image. Adding depth to an image is for me…

Sure I Can Do Color!

How we find our calling, is a funny thing. I thought I’d share a little bit about my road to becoming a colorist. A Change Of Focus Many moons ago,…

The Dream: Building A Home Suite

About year ago, after 3 successive weekends (yep both Saturday and Sunday) of going to the office to work on projects, I asked myself – could I build a home…

How did you get into grading?

How? I recently spoke at BVE north about Resolve for Soho Editors and the number one question I was asked at the show was “How do you get into grading”…

Plan B’s “Playing with Fire”

TV Bay did a feature on a grade I did recently for a British artist called Plan B. I think my opening quote describes how much fun it was to…

The Coloristos -EP9

Our buddies the Coloristos are up to it again! In their latest show, the guys are diving deep into the world of control surfaces which are arguably the most personal…

Podcast Warren Eagles

Colorist extraordinaire and ICA founder Warren Eagles was in London to give some training classes and to visit his mum. Dan had the pleasure of joining Warren for a pint…

BMCC – Getting Started

A few months ago I was given a great opportunity and pleasure to guest on Philip Bloom’s blog. Something I’ve been reading for years as I was at his first…

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