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We’re Switching to Premiere Pro (and I’m happy about it)

April 22, 2013


It’s official: my school district is not going to support BOTH Final Cut Pro and the Adobe Creative Suite. At first glance, I’m sure that looks terribly extravagant: a district that supports both? Yes, it’s true, but remember that until very recently, Adobe’s video tools weren’t a viable professional alternative to the Final Cut Suite. […]

Technology Matters

September 9, 2012


My colleagues and I have an ongoing debate–or maybe “discussion” is a better word–about whether or not the technology matters for our broadcast and video students. That’s the phrase that comes up: the technology doesn’t matter. What matters, according to this position, goes by many names: Story, Storytelling, The Big Ideas, The Fundamentals, The Basics. […]