Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Due to the popularity of my hands-on lab sessions at Adobe MAX 2010, they were sold out for the first two scheduled days. Adobe has rearranged the schedule to accommodate a third day for training, so there’s still time to register before those seats fill up! Click Here to see the Featured Speaker List Hands-on […]

I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Michael Ray Dresser for his online radio program “Dresser After Dark” to discuss my book, “The Green Screen Handbook”. Mr. Dresser is known to interview experts and authors over a range of topics and took interest in my book for the technology. The interview airs tonight at […]

On May 13, 2010 I had the pleasure of joining Digital Production BuZZ Radio hosts, Larry Jordan and Mike Horton, for an interview to discuss my latest book “The Green Screen Handbook”. It was a short but informative exchange and they have provided an edited version of the night’s show that features just my interview. […]

Along with my other conference sessions this year, I’m doing a LIVE Green Screen shoot at my 1/2 day session for the NAB Post-Production Conference on April 13.

The long-awaited how-to book on all things green screen is finally HERE! “The Green Screen Handbook” (Sybex/Wiley, pub) is finally shipping from the warehouse and hitting the bookshelves. *Note that we are NOW accepting online orders from the PixelPainter Online Store at a 30% discount off retail! A sneak preview of the book was presented […]

Adobe TV is currently hosting several video clips from my two DVDs with PhotoshopCAFE: “Learning After Effects CS4” and “Photoshop CS4 Video & Animation”. This video segment is from “Learning After Effects CS4” and shows you the difference between simple “chroma keying” and a real matte extraction/creation tool. Keylight is a plug-in that ships with […]

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted here… thought I should make an announcement here, if you haven’t received an update through RSS lately. I’ve been busy wrapping up the final production on my latest book, The Green Screen Handbook (Wiley, pub.) – due out in Feb, ’10 – just in time for speaking at Macworld! […]

It’s finally here folks! My latest DVD from PhotoshopCAFE.com! Photoshop CS4 Video & Animation covers a lot of material that can all be done INSIDE Photoshop CS4 Extended. Techniques covered range from basic video editing and animation techniques, to rotoscoping, frame animation, video clean-up/retouching, masking, smart filters & FX, green screen compositing, 3D modeling and […]

I’m preparing my sessions for the Post Production Conference at NAB 2009 and I’m excited to share so many cool new tips & tricks! A lot of my content for these sessions will be right out of my new DVD titles from PhotoshopCAFE.com “Learning After Effects CS4” and “Photoshop CS4 Video & Animation” Here’s my […]

Well – since it’s Christmas Day, early AM, I thought it was appropriate to post this Santa composite, utilizing both Green Screen (for the background) and Blue Screen (for the foreground) all in one shot. This complex keying shot uses two passes with the Keylight chroma-keyer in After Effects CS4 to accomplish the “sandwich” of […]