Capture One Pro 10 - Here is what's new...

Believe it or not, a new major release of Capture One Pro is already out. If you are wondering, "what is new in 10?" here's a quick list of updates as listed in the release notes.

Update: Phase One just added a "what's new" page that describes all the new features below: http://bitpix.digital/2gKZW7R

  • Performance focused re-write for faster viewing experience

  • 3-phase sharpening tools

  • Output Proofing

  • Halo Suppression

  • Halo Suppression

  • New Default Workspace

  • Camera Focus Tool

  • Filter for orientation of images

  • More Apple Script properties (Mac Only)

  • Optimized: Jpeg Output for Size/Quality

  • Optimized: LCC for 100MP - Stripe reduction

  • Optimized: LCC generation

  • Improved: Move folders in Catalogs

  • Improved: Compressed RAW Support

  • Improved: Auto masking

  • Improved: activation management

  • Improved: Hardware Acceleration                                

* For Nikon users, unfortunately Capture One Pro 10 still does now show the status of incoming captures when shooting tethered

For complete details from Phase One, you can download the release notes here.

If you have questions about Capture One Pro 10 or encounter any issues with the new version, please leave a comment here!

        

Sync Your Keyboard Shortcuts & Recipes in Capture One Pro

Sync Your Keyboard Shortcuts & Recipes in Capture One Pro

Have you ever created a specific processing recipe for a client or a new keyboard shortcut, and then realized it's not available because you're on a different computer? Well have no fear and put your USB flash drives down, since today I'll provide a solution using Dropbox and a few Terminal commands that has worked like magic for me. As a digital tech, you should always be looking for ways to improve your workflow and efficiency, and this is one easy way to do just that.

10 Basic Terminal Commands Every Digital Tech Should Know

10 Basic Terminal Commands Every Digital Tech Should Know

One of the great aspects of the Mac OS is its FreeBSD roots, which provides a UNIX-like operating system under the hood. If our usual graphical interface is like driving a car from the driver's seat, we're going to learn to pop the hood and work directly on the engine. Once you discover this side of the Mac, you'll find a whole new level of power and control available to you.

Knowing how to utilize the Terminal on the Mac is an extremely important skill for any digital tech or DIT. In this post, I'll get you started with 10 commands that I find the most useful, along with a few additional commands. 

Dear Producer - 8 Workflow Tips from Your Digital Tech

Producers are the unsung heroes within the photo industry. Ensuring every aspect of the shoot runs flawlessly and all crew members are kept happy during hectic shoots is a daunting task they take upon themselves. They are up early and usually the last to turn out the lights at the end of the day.

The one area that I find really separates the average or good producers from the great ones, is how they handle the digital workflow communication between the digital tech and the client. Too often the details of this vital operation are overlooked. In this post, I’ll cover the steps that every producer should utilize to keep the digital tech working efficiently and accurately.

Why the Internet is Going Down...

A depiction of the outages caused by today’s attacks on Dyn, an Internet infrastructure company. Source: Level3 Communications

A depiction of the outages caused by today’s attacks on Dyn, an Internet infrastructure company. Source: Level3 Communications

If you've heard the news today about large portions of the Internet being down due to cyberattacks, you'll be interested in this article from Bruce Schneier, posted last month, which predicted what's happening today. It has been an ongoing issue and continues to worsen.

Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet

If you are really interested in the current affairs of the Internet security world, I highly suggest reading Krebs on Security.

 

J.CREW FASHION WEEK PRESENTATION FALL/WINTER 2014

You begin before the sun rises and work at a furious pace without room for error, but there’s nothing like the thrill of being part of a flawless production that showcases the latest designs of the brilliant minds behind J.Crew. BitPix Digital is proud to have been one part of an amazing crew and behind-the-scenes team!

Jenna, Tom and Frank give us a look behind-the-scenes at our presentation.