Building Skills in After Effects

Adobe After Effects is a powerful editing program and a part of the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite.   We don't find ourselves using it too often for the work we currently do at the studio. However,...


17 January, 2017

Riverview’s International Scope

Riverview Studios is working on some exciting international projects.   Last November, Jim Parker and Anna Killian of Riverview traveled to Kerala, India to shoot a documentary. They worked with...


02 August, 2016

‘Usain Bolt: The Boy Who Learned To Fly’ Animated Short by Gatorade

I came across this short, ‘The Boy Who Learned to Fly’ on Usain Bolt’s Instagram, where he has been posting short clips from the animated short film made by Gatorade. I found the whole thing on...


21 July, 2016

4 Different Kinds of Light and 4 Ideas to Consider When Using Them

Lighting is hard. Here are two videos to teach you all about it.   The first video is from Sareesh Sudhakaran of wolfcrow. He shows us the difference between four different types of light: hard,...


18 July, 2016

Do You Want a Video Montage of Your Vacation?

So I've been doing this thing lately where I edit a montage video of a trip I went on. I've shown them to some people and shared them on social media and they seem to be a hit. If you read my post...


15 July, 2016

Filmstro: The Music Editing Program That Will Save Your Life

Filmstro is the amazing one-of-a-kind app that allows you to re-compose and adapt the music you purchae easily and in the way you want!   Seriously, this app lets you do things that you would...


13 July, 2016