Neil Bennett

Neil Bennett

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Review:  Red Giant Magic Bullet Steady review

Magic Bullet Steady attempts to help with shaky footage, whether user- generated footage, something captured on the sly, or just a quick and dirty…

News:  Adobe Illustrator CS4: beta preview

Nothing in the CS4 release is going to have as much impact on the way you use the application as CS3's Live Colour, but it’s a well thought-out…

News:  Adobe launches Creative Suite 4

Adobe has announced the fourth major release of its Creative Suite collection of tools for design, animation and editing across a wide range of…

News:  Adobe Photoshop CS4: beta preview

Not all new functions will appeal to all users – but Adobe has done a great job of boosting Photoshop CS4’s overall usability for everyone.

Simulate: Illuma review

Review:  Simulate: Illuma review

DigiEffect's latest plug-in set includes five lighting tools that will appeal to compositors who don't want to splash out on GenArts Sapphire.

DreamColor LP2480zx review

Review:  DreamColor LP2480zx review

Developed with Dreamworks Animation, the DreamColor LP2480ZX is the first monitor to offer a 10-bit-per-colour output at a price that’s affordable…

Review:  Boris Continuum Complete 5 review

Boasting over 180 filters, Boris Continuum Complete (BCC) covers many bases, including traditional image processors, generators and compositional…

Review:  GenArts Sapphire 2.0 review

Sapphire is the daddy of VFX plug-in collections. Its high-end toolset has found favour with firms producing VFX for Hollywood feature films – and…

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Red Giant Magic Bullet Suite 2007 review

Comment:  Create a vector map collage

I'm afraid not, no. This was a commercial commission, so cannot be used for any purpose except by the company who commissioned it (and us with…

Red Giant Magic Bullet Suite 2007 review

Comment:  Handmade textures and shading effects

Sorry about that. I can't replicate this. Is it a specific ad that's doing this? If so, could you let me know who it's for please. Other useful…

Red Giant Magic Bullet Suite 2007 review

Comment:  Iain Macarthur

Please contact the artist about licensing his work. Iain's site is at