This is a tutorial that I produced for OnlineVideo.net that shows how to create a Flash online presentation in Adobe Encore, the DVD authoring component of the Adobe Creative Suite. If you're already producing DVDs with Encore, you can create an identical presentation for the web in just a couple of clicks. If you're looking for a simple way to create a DVD-like web presentation, it's also worth a look.
Colleague Tim Siglin released an extensive white paper today that assessed the affect of the Adobe Flash Player on the battery life of six Android powered devices and found that:
Flash Player 10.1 , in our initial tests, has negligible battery drain ...
In this article, I'll detail the factors to consider when choosing and configuring a Final Cut Pro sequence setting, identify the alternatives for rendering from Final Cut Pro and their pros and cons, and detail how to enable and use Qmaster for accelerating encoding with Compressor. Dreadfully boring stuff for most Final Cut Pro editors (though I find it fascinating), but once you know it, you know it, and understanding these under-the-hood machinations can help preserve quality and dramatically improve encoding performance.
This is a very basic video tutorial for newbies that details how to encode for upload to UGC sites like YouTube or Vimeo. It's published on OnlineVideo.net, and I've embedded their player in the main article.
Again, it's very basic, but if you've been looking for help getting started in streaming video, you might find it useful.
I've been working with Sorenson Squeeze 7 for awhile now, and wanted to share my thoughts and experiences today, the day the software is officially released. If you have Squeeze 6.5 or earlier, the big question is whether you should upgrade or not,...