Frame.io for Video Production – A Year of Testing

I love being organized. It is part of the reputation I have built for myself. Some have even jokingly said that I give most producers and project managers a run for their money. So it would make sense that I would strive to use the most efficient and easy to use video review and collaboration software right? Enter Frame.io.

My 2016 Director & Animator Showreel

After much too long of a wait, I am happy to introduce my 2016 Director & Animator showreel. Here are two minutes of some of some cool projects I have had a hand in creating.

For the full pieces, visit: isaacmurray.com/

Let me know what you think in the comments and thanks for watching!

Designing for the Web with Title and Action Safe in Mind

Anyone who has created content for broadcast knows that safe areas should be respected, even though modern televisions don’t suffer from the same problems that initiated the use of title/action safe. One of the subtle benefits – using guides can bring your content in line with typical design styles used in broadcast.

Apple Releases Free 30 day trial for Final Cut Pro X

For those that might have missed it, Apple released the controversial redesign of Final Cut Pro X in late June 2011 that has left many professional editors feeling that they have been left behind. The reboot took out many features that are vital in a professional workflow as well as strand all previous projects with no backwards compatibility. For some the resemblance to iMovie was enough to walk away from the editing suite.