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Michael Burns is a freelance writer with almost 20 years experience of covering the creative industries.
As well as writing for Digital Arts and a variety of major trade publications, he has been involved in conference production and has written a number of books on digital content creation.
He also provides freelance advisory, writing and production services for companies in the film, TV, design and interactive media sectors.
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Articles by Michael Burns
In-Depth: The Future of Graphic Design
The trends, techniques and technologies at the cutting edge of graphic design – and how you can use them to produce your best work
In-Depth: QuarkXPress 9 tip: Blio Interactivity
In-Depth: QuarkXPress 9 tip: Unlink with Linkster
Review: QuarkXPress 9 review
Quark streamlines digital publishing and automated workflow with its new release. So while it's got one eye on the future, it's a worthwhile…
Once the preserve of cartoon violence and crass misogyny, Michael Burns discovers how today’s rock album and poster art has become hip again
In-Depth: Illustrated Portraits
What is the secret of convincing portraiture, whether done digitally or in traditional media or a mixture of the two? And how important is it that…
The Opera web browser has become the first non-native browser made available in Apple's Mac App Store, but only for those over seventeen years of age.
After the hype and frenzy surrounding the iPad 2 launch, you will no doubt be wondering how to get hold of the new version of Apple's 'magical…
After a lot of speculation in the pro video and film industry, Storm, The Foundry’s new Mac-based RED Digital Cinema workflow product, has been…
Marjorie Scardino, the Chief Executive of Financial Times-owner Pearson, is heading for conflict with Apple because of the terms demandend for…
Add vim to your video with new plug-ins from Boris FX
Review: Cinema 4D R12 Studio review
The latest release of the 3D suite raises the bar in many ways, says Michael Burns
Michael Burns reveals a top selection of must-know tricks to help you be a design and illustration wizard
Review: GenArts Monsters GT V6 review
Michael Burns praises an expensive but time-saving set of post-production effects
Review: Daz 3D Bryce 7 review
The venerable 3D landscape software gains some nifty new tools, discovers Michael Burns, but there’s some polish missing
In-Depth: Smooth transition in Flash Catalyst