Webinar: Boris RED 5.5 with Kevin P. McAuliffe

Boris RED 5.5

More and more editors are being tasked with titling, 3D compositing, and graphics creation on top of their day-to-day editing projects. Boris RED 5.5 is here to help. Boris RED is cross-platform – Adobe, Apple, Avid, Grass Valley, Sony, and soon DaVinci Resolve.

RED can be accessed directly from your timeline or as a stand-alone engine. Text generators, paint, rotoscoping, extrusions, 3D shapes, and animation tools are all at your fingertips.

In this live training event, Kevin P. McAuliffe uses Avid Media Composer to walk you through RED 5.5 and its features. (Boris RED 5.5 is the successor to Avid FX.)

Date: Tuesday, August 5th
Time: 1pm EST/10am PST (World Clock Converter)

Everyone who registers is automatically entered into a raffle to win 1 of 3 copies of Boris RED. (a $995 value)

RED 5.5

About Kevin P. McAuliffe

Kevin McAuliffeKevin McAuliffe is a Senior Editor at Extreme Reach Mijo, in Toronto, Canada, working in HD post production. He has been in the television industry for over 13 years, and cuts on the latest versions of Avid Media Composer and Apple Final Cut Pro. He also spends a chunk of his days in Adobe After Effects, which he has been using since version 3.5. Kevin’s HD onlining credit list includes concerts for Coldplay, Sarah McLachlan, Barenaked Ladies, Snow Patrol, Sum41, Paul Anka, Il Divo and Pussycat Dolls. Kevin is an instructor of Advanced Final Cut Studio at the Toronto Film College and has worked for Discovery Channel Canada and HGTV Canada as both an offline and online editor.

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Webinar: BCC 9 OFX New Features Round-Up

John Rofrano, popular Senior VASST trainer and Sony Vegas Pro editor, is back to bring you a detailed run-down of the top filters and features users will be excited to add to their editing know-how.

What you’ll learn:

  • Save time and pull the perfect key with BCC Chromakey Studio. Your one-stop shop for all things green screen.
  • Meet the new transitions for BCC 9, including Film Glow Dissolve, Lens Flare Dissolves, Light Rays Dissolve, and Damaged TV Dissolve
  • Enhance footage by emphasizing specific textural detail with BCC Magic Sharp.
  • Quickly find your fave looks with the FX Browser™.

Date: Thursday, July 24th
Time: 1pm EST/10am PST/5pm UTC (Click here for time zone converter)
Product: BCC 9 OFX in Sony Vegas Pro 13
Duration: 1 hour with a Q&A

Prize Giveaway: Everyone who registers is automatically entered into a raffle to win a Sony Vegas Pro 13 license (a $595.95 value) and a BCC 9 OFX license (a $695 value).

About John Rofrano 
John RofranoJohn Rofrano is the author of several books and DVDs on Sony Vegas Pro and ACID. He has been a trainer for VASST since 2005 and has been editing with Vegas software since 2002. He is also the software engineer for many Vegas plug-ins like VASST Ultimate S Pro, Caption Assistant, GearShift, infinitiCAM, Mayhem, ScatterShot 3D, and Sony’s Production Assistant. He is an accomplished musician and songwriter, and is currently the finishing editor for the PBS series “Painting & Travel with Roger and Sarah Bansemer”. When not editing, writing software, or playing music, John can be found moderating the Vegas forums at Creative COW.

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Webinar: Creating VFX in BCC 9 AE with Dean Velez

Dean Velez, motion graphics artist and Adobe-certified trainer, takes After Effects artists through a guided tour of the top new features and filters in BCC 9 AE with greater AE integration than ever before.

Highlights include:

  • FX Browser™:
    • Quickly scan all the available presets and save your faves.
  • Image Restoration:
    • BCC Magic Sharp – Bring footage back to its original sharpness.
  • Stylize:
    • BCC Grunge – Add scratches, dust, orbs, flicker, shake, scanlines, bump maps, and erosion.
  • Film:
    • BCC 2-Strip Color - Recreate the Technicolor look of Hollywood yore.
    • BCC Vignette -Add a blurry soft-edge vignette to set the mood.
  • Lights:
    • BCC Laser Beam – Fully integrated with AE lights & camera.

Date: Wednesday, June 25th
Time: 1pm EST/10am PST (Click here for time zone converter)
Product: BCC 9 AE in Adobe After Effects CC

All registered attendees are automatically entered into a raffle to win a BCC 9 AE license (a $995 value) and a 3-month subscription to the Adobe Creative Cloud (a $150 value).

Dean Velez headshotAbout Dean: Dean Velez has been working in the broadcast graphics industry since 1992 and training professional artists since 1996. He has received two Emmy Awards, seven Emmy Award nominations, a Promax Silver, and a Promax Bronze. He has worked for two network stations, 21 local news stations, and is the creator and head trainer for The Anvel. His views and techniques from his years in the industry have made him a sought-after presenter and speaker for major industry conventions including NAB, Siggraph, Promax/BDA, WEVA, and LEVA.

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