Archive for the 'Video Editing' Category

Troll Wars – Episode 2

After taking WAY longer to get this thing done than I had wanted, It’s *FINALLY* done! I had to re-shoot things a bunch of times.  It took half of forever to get the sound to come out even remotely passable and I re-did the final rendering no less than seven times but it’s finally done! […]


I have been trying on and off for a couple of months now to create a passable version of the “kawoosh” effect that is used in the Stargate SG-1 series when the stargate is activated. I’ve tried all manner of things and thus far I have not been able to convince Sony Vegas pro 8 […]

Affordable Terabytes

One of the things that I learned when I started getting into playing around with video (and more recently, rendering video from animated 3D models) is that the better the video quality and the higher the resolution, the larger the files are.  When I first got started my videos were initially done in 320 x […]

Really Enjoying My New Laptop

I’ve had my new laptop for several days now and I have to say that it is absolutely amazing how fast the thing is.  I know that it’s been a long time since my 1.67ghz desktop machine was considered to be anything like “fast” but I still did not realize how much faster a computer […]

Cool Fake Movie Trailer

Why is a fake movie trailer cool? Well, in this case because it’s just SO convincing.  Without meaning any disrespect to women let’s face it.  Anybody above the age of 15 or so knows full well that there are times when things just ain’t so rosy. It’s during those times when those men who actually […]