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David Levy explores new worlds with “PLUG”

David Levy explores new worlds with “PLUG”

Famed Hollywood concept artist directs/produces sci-fi short using Adobe Creative Cloud

By Meagan Keane | February 25, 2015

David Levy is an acclaimed art director and concept artist to the videogame and film industry. His credits include Avatar 2, Tron: Legacy, Ender’s Game, Prometheus, and Tomorrowland. He has now debuted his own short film, PLUG, which introduces the concept for a TV series he hopes to get... Read More

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Rockstar energizes its brand with dynamic videos

Rockstar energizes its brand with dynamic videos

In-house video team brings fans closer to the action than ever using Adobe Creative Cloud

By Meagan Keane | February 23, 2015

From athletes to rock stars, Rockstar Energy Drink is made for people who live active lifestyles. Available in more than 30 countries, Rockstar has sold billions of cans worldwide. Like its name suggests, Rockstar is a brand built on excitement and action, and the company reaches its audience... Read More

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“The Chair” explores filmmaking through the lens of two first-timers

“The Chair” explores filmmaking through the lens of two first-timers

Production team uses Adobe Premiere Pro CC to turn 3,000 hours of documentary footage into 10 compelling television episodes

By Meagan Keane | February 19, 2015

Chris Moore, executive producer of Project Greenlight, has long been fascinated by the way different creative visions can take projects in wildly different directions. The Chair is a documentary series that follows two directors as they develop their first feature-length films based on the same... Read More

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Conservation International increases environmental awareness through visual storytelling

Conservation International increases environmental awareness through visual storytelling

Environmental conservancy uses Adobe Creative Cloud to highlight impact of projects around the world

By Meagan Keane | February 12, 2015

Building upon a foundation of science, partnership, and fieldwork, Conservation International (CI) seeks global solutions to problems that threaten the health of the planet’s ecosystems. The visual storytelling team at CI uses video as a primary way to communicate how the... Read More

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Fraktiv/geebeebee, creativity times two

Fraktiv/geebeebee, creativity times two

Small video production company delivers big value for variety of customers with Adobe Creative Cloud

By Meagan Keane | February 10, 2015

London-based Fraktiv and geebeebee media are two separate parts of the same company. Fraktiv is the post production-specific arm, focusing on TV and film, and geebeebee media is the production arm, mostly for sports work. Oli da Costa is the founder and managing director and is active as an... Read More

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Big ideas in small packages: Short Film Program at 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Big ideas in small packages: Short Film Program at 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Talented filmmakers use Adobe Creative Cloud for editing, visual effects, and more

By Meagan Keane | February 04, 2015

In the lead up to the 2015 Sundance Film Festival we had the opportunity to talk to a number of filmmakers whose short films were chosen to screen at the festival. While these individuals come from a variety of backgrounds with films that are equally diverse, they all have the same passion,... Read More

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Story of daredevil legend Evel Knievel premieres at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Story of daredevil legend Evel Knievel premieres at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Editor Davis Coombe takes on ambitious editing project for larger-than-life documentary using Adobe Premiere Pro CC

By Meagan Keane | January 25, 2015

Screening at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, Being Evel recounts the true story behind American icon Robert “Evel” Knievel. The feature documentary, co-produced by A&E IndieFilms, History Films, and  HēLō, with post production by Milkhaus, goes behind the scenes... Read More

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Laughter, Pain & Indie Filmmaking: An Interview with Kevin Pollak

Laughter, Pain & Indie Filmmaking: An Interview with Kevin Pollak

By Meagan Keane | January 23, 2015

Best known for his roles in films like The Usual Suspects, A Few Good Men, and Casino, actor and comedian Kevin Pollak is a born entertainer, having perfected his first standup routine when he was just ten years old. And for the past six years, when not putting the real William Shatner or... Read More

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“Things of the Aimless Wanderer” finds its way to the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

“Things of the Aimless Wanderer” finds its way to the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

New feature film from award-winning director/editor duo edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CC

By Meagan Keane | January 21, 2015

Kivu Ruhorahoza and Antonio Rui Ribeiro are best known for their collaboration on the feature film Grey Matter, winner of—among many other awards—the Jury Special Mention for Best Emerging Filmmaker at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival. In 2014, they teamed up for Things of the Aimless... Read More

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“Cop Car” starring Kevin Bacon delivers drama and humor at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

“Cop Car” starring Kevin Bacon delivers drama and humor at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Editors use Adobe Creative Cloud for editing and visual effects on Park City At Midnight premiere

By Meagan Keane | January 20, 2015

The Park City At Midnight film lineup at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival comprises fun genre movies that most festival goers can’t wait to see. Among this year’s highlights: Cop Car, a thriller/comedy starring Kevin Bacon, directed by Jon Watts and co-written by Watts and... Read More

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“Fresh Dressed” break-dances onto the big screen at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

“Fresh Dressed” break-dances onto the big screen at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Editor Andrea B. Scott cuts hip-hop fashion documentary using Adobe Premiere Pro CC

By Meagan Keane | January 19, 2015

Hip-hop is more than a musical genre, it is an entire subculture that includes unique musical and vocal styles, dance moves, and distinctive fashion. Director Sacha Jenkins created Fresh Dressed, screening at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, to document the history of hip-hop fashion from its... Read More

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From under the sea to outer space

From under the sea to outer space

Award-winning host of underwater documentary series tackles the world’s first live-action planetarium film using Creative Cloud

By Meagan Keane | January 16, 2015

**UPDATE**

• The Space School premiere will take place Friday, January 16th, 2015 at the Buehler Planetarium in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

• Showing Sunday, Jan 25th at 1 PM, 2PM and 3 PM as part of the St. Augustine Film Festival.

[This blog was originally... Read More

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Bringing “The Stanford Prison Experiment” to the big screen

Bringing “The Stanford Prison Experiment” to the big screen

Kyle Patrick Alvarez returns to the Sundance Film Festival with his latest feature film edited using Adobe Premiere Pro CC

By Meagan Keane | January 15, 2015

The Stanford prison experiment is one of the most famous psychological experiments of modern times, playing a significant influence in academic and popular culture. Filmmaker Kyle Patrick Alvarez, known for his work directing Easier with Practice and C.O.G., brings the experiment to theater... Read More

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“Advantageous” puts futuristic lens on modern struggles

“Advantageous” puts futuristic lens on modern struggles

Award-winning director’s feature-length film edited using Adobe Premiere Pro CC premieres at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

By Meagan Keane | January 13, 2015

Writer and director Jennifer Phang caught the attention of movie aficionados with her award-winning feature film Half-Life, which premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival. Now, with several more directing, writing, and producing credits under her belt, Phang is back at the 2015 Sundance... Read More

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Sundance Film Festival ’15 sees a 130%+ increase in films edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CC

Sundance Film Festival ’15 sees a 130%+ increase in films edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CC

By Meagan Keane | January 06, 2015

A hub of creativity, the Sundance Film Festival features filmmakers who aren’t afraid to break new ground. While much attention is paid to how the stories unfold in front of the camera, filmmakers continue to innovate and push creative boundaries after filming wraps.

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Adobe Ask a Video Pro 2014 - webinar roundup

Learning from the best

By Eric Philpott | December 19, 2014

Ask a Video Pro is a webinar series  where users can learn from the video production experts to help them get more out of their Creative Cloud tools. Every few weeks attendees log on to find out more about new new features, deepen their knowedge, or expand their skill set by learning a new... Read More

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Really Creative Media adds visual pop to Queen + Adam Lambert tour

Really Creative Media adds visual pop to Queen + Adam Lambert tour

Combining theatrical sensibilities with digital video to deliver stunning live events with Adobe Creative Cloud

By Meagan Keane | December 17, 2014

From musical performances to runway shows, more and more live events are incorporating high-tech video displays to take the experience to the next level. Nick Dew and Jack James combined their video and theater backgrounds to found Really Creative Media, a London-based agency that specializes... Read More

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Adobe video applications updated

Creative Cloud offers pros performance and compatibility with the latest technologies

By Eric Philpott | December 16, 2014

Adobe release updates today for its pro video applications including Adobe Premiere Pro CC, After Effects CC, Adobe Media Encoder CC, SpeedGrade CC, Adobe Audition CC, Adobe Story CC Plus, and Adobe Prelude CC. The 2014.2 release offers feature enhancements and updates, including YouTube... Read More

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RocketJump practices and teaches next-generation filmmaking

RocketJump practices and teaches next-generation filmmaking

Makers of "Video Game High School" tackle 4K and connect with aspiring filmmakers with help from Adobe Creative Cloud

By Meagan Keane | December 11, 2014

Millions of subscribers to the web show Video Game High School are a testament to the idea that if you produce it, they will come. In 2010, University of Southern California graduate Freddie Wong began making the kinds of videos he wanted to watch and posting them on YouTube. More than one... Read More

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“Stan Lee’s Superhumans” searches for real-life superheroes

“Stan Lee’s Superhumans” searches for real-life superheroes

Production company creates third season of hit series with Adobe Creative Cloud and Adobe Premiere Pro CC

By Meagan Keane | December 05, 2014

Established in 1994, Off the Fence is an award-winning integrated content company headquartered in Amsterdam. The company creates high-quality non-fiction and independent films for international co- production partners including National Geographic, BBC, Discovery, Voom, NHK, France... Read More

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