About Jeremiah Hall

I am a videographer living in the Cincinnati, OH area. I have over fifteen years experience, with my name on a couple of Emmys and a Murrow or two. When I'm not in front of After Effects or teaching editing techniques, I like to play with camera equipment and as much tech as I can find the time for.

doddleREVIEWS: Final Draft Writer For iPhone

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By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Final Draft has released a new version of their iOS app Writer, and now it works on iPhones as well as iPads. But how is the Final Draft Writer experience on an iPhone? Let’s take a look and find out. I’ve been working with Final Draft since the last century. … [Read more...]

NAB 2015: Sony Creative Software Unveils Catalyst Production Suite

Catalyst Edit

By Jeremiah Hall (dodlleNEWS) Sony Creative Software has unveiled the Catalyst Production Suite at NAB 2015, which consists of Catalyst Prepare and Catalyst Edit. Catalyst Prepare is software for organizing, simple editing, and exporting footage. With Catalyst Prepare, videographers and … [Read more...]

The Foundry Releases Non-Commercial Versions of NUKE

Nuke

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) UK effects wizards The Foundry have released free non-commercial versions of NUKE, their line of compositing and effects software. However, the point to emphasize is “non-commercial.” Nuke is high-end compositing software. It comes in three flavors: NUKE, … [Read more...]

doddleREVIEWS: Magic Bullet Suite 12 – Magic Bullet Film

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By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Red Giant Software has released Magic Bullet Suite 12; let’s take a look. Magic Bullet Suite 12 consists of 7 different titles: Magic Bullet Looks 3.0, Colorista III, Mojo 2, Cosmo 2, Magic Bullet Film, DeNoiser II, and LUT Buddy. This time, let’s look at Magic … [Read more...]

doddleREVIEW: Mister Horse’s Animation Composer For After Effects

Mister Horse Animation Composer

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Animation Composer from developer Mister Horse is an add-on for Adobe After Effects. Is it worth your time? Let’s take a look. When it comes to Adobe After Effects, plugins are a huge help. They let the animator speed up the time it takes to build an effect … [Read more...]

A Closer Look At AlterMedia’s Studio Suite XI

Studio Suite Xi Screehshot - Calendar

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Recently, AlterMedia released the newest version of Studio Suite facility managing software. Let's take a look and see if it's right for you. It's the start of a New Yar, and something that's on a lot of people's minds are resolutions. So while you're making the … [Read more...]

Red Giant Updates Shooter Suite and PluralEyes

red giant shooter suite

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Red Giant updated their Shooter Suite to 12.6.1. Shooter Suite is a tool package consisting of BulletProof, LUT Buddy, Instant 4K, Frames, DeNoiser II, PluralEyes 3.5.5, and Offload. For our review of BulletProof, click here. For our review of LUT Buddy, click … [Read more...]

Red Giant’s Shooter Suite Review Part 7: Offload 1.0

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By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Last month Red Giant software updated Shooter Suite and added a new program: Offload. Let's take a look. A few months ago, I reviewed each app that makes up Red Giant Software's Shooter Suite individually (click here for part 1). Then, at the beginning of October … [Read more...]

Red Giant’s Primatte Keyer 5.1 – A Review

Primatte Keyer 5.1

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Red Giant has released their updated Primatte Keyer 5.1 Let’s take a look. It is quite possible for an editor to go through their entire career and not ever have to deal with chromakeying. It is also possible to strike a match on a marshmallow. Remember I said … [Read more...]

Red Giant Shooter Suite Review, Part 6: PluralEyes 3.5

Red Giant Software PluralEyes

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Red Giant has released their new version of Shooter Suite, a software bundle for videographers. We’ve been looking at each piece of software and giving it a shot. This is the last one in the series, Red Giant’s Plural Eyes. For part one, Red Giant’s … [Read more...]

Red Giant Shooter Suite Review, Part 5: DeNoiser II

Red Giant Software DeNoiser II

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) There’s this thing about video... If it is not well-lit, there’s a good possibility there’s going to be noise, and noise is ugly. Let’s take a look at Red Giant’s DeNoiser II, part of Red Giant’s Shooter Suite. Part one of our look at Shooter Suite, … [Read more...]

Red Giant Shooter Suite Review, Part 4: Frames

Red Giant Software Frames

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Red Giant has released their new version of Shooter Suite, a software bundle for videographers. We’re going to look at each piece of software and give it a shot. This time, we're working with Red Giant’s Frames. For part one, Red Giant’s BulletProof, click … [Read more...]

Blackmagic Design Acquires eyeon Software

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By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Blackmagic Design says they have purchased eyeon Software, Inc. eyeon Software makes Fusion, a compositing application used in many feature films and television shows, such as The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Gravity, and Orphan … [Read more...]

Blackmagic Design Releases DaVinci Resolve 11 Update

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Blackmagic Design has released software updates for both DaVinci Resolve 11 and DaVinci Resolve Lite 11. Both versions are now at 11.1. DaVinci 11.1 now features gap trimming, trim support for MXF and Quicktime, an option for a fullscreen timeline, and fade in/out opacity sliders. Editors can now … [Read more...]

Red Giant’s Shooter Suite Review, Part 3: Instant 4K

Instant 4K

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) Red Giant has released their new version of Shooter Suite, a software bundle for videographers. We’re going to look at each piece of software and give it a shot. This time let’s take a look at Red Giant's Instant 4K. For part one, Red Giant’s BulletProof, click … [Read more...]

AlterMedia Studio Suite Gets Re-Design

Studio Suite Xi Screehshot - Calendar

By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) AlterMedia says its new version of Studio Suite is completely re-designed. Studio Suite Xi is studio management software for video and film production and post-production companies and facilities. Studio Suite Xi includes project management tools for budgeting, … [Read more...]

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