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In addition to 20% off upgrades to CS5.5 for everyone through the end of 2011, Adobe’s offer of 50% off Adobe CS5.5 Production Premium or Premiere Pro for Apple Final Cut Pro or Avid Media Composer customers expires October 31st. As I mentioned when the deal went live, here’s the coupon code, and some more details as well as a video about the discount: More »

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I love analytics, so it should no surprise that I find this project intriguing. Cinemetrics, a graduate project at the Royal Academy of Arts (KABK) by Frederic Brodbeck, captures an entire feature film and displays it as a moving, circular graph. Frederic describes the project as “an experiment to find out if the data that is inherent in the movie can be used to make something visible that otherwise would remain unnoticed,” and I find that to be the case. One observation: Steven Soderbergh’s remake of Tarkovsky’s Solaris is the rare remake that has less motion than the original. Here’s a video of Cinemetrics in action: More »