Kim Fatica

Today is Assignment Editor Day

From: Kim Fatica on Twitter (http://twitter.com/kimfatica) Kim Fatica has declared Friday to be Assignment Editor Day. Being one of the worst jobs in a news room, Fatica recommends you “give some love to your AE Friday!” Rule #1: No complaining about getting the short straw on the house o’ cats with the lazy reporter. Rule #2: Always smile and say “thank you”. If you’re po’d, they won’t know. Rule #3:…

Final Cut Pro 3

From:  Kim Fatica Apple’s third generation non-linear edit platform has gone from a novel curiosity to heavyweight contender in just two short years. Even the very first version of Final Cut Pro was an impressive freshman effort, but many thought Apple’s headfirst dive into serious post-production waters would bellyflop. Upgrades to FCP 2 included improvements in rendering, with real-time hardware-assisted effects (Matrox RTMac and Pinnacle CineWave), better ways to manage…