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About cerrax

Butcher. Baker. Candlestick Maker. And world-class cheese. http://www.cerrax.com

Hello Me,

You did some nice work. Nice. Not great. Not even good. Just . . . nice. The Photo Narrative was a good try. Safe, but good. You’re not a photographer, so that quality is iffy, but the idea is solid … Continue reading

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Overclocking the ReMix

I fully embrace the ideas presented in RiP! A Remix Manifesto. As a member of Overclocked ReMix ( http://ocremix.org ). I have worked with many individuals to remix music into new pieces. While it is certainly not too difficult to … Continue reading

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A video of a show of a movie….

Back in the Photoshop tutorial, I discussed how to paste a computer screen on an image to avoid visual artifacts that could ruin the image. Video is even more problematic with screens because of flickering images and dark bars that … Continue reading

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Shoving Down Your Throat

A Brief History of John Baledessari is jaunty stroll through Baledessari’s work and life. The self-deprecating attitude throughout the film makes it clear that John Baledessari does not seem to regard himself as anything special. The quick cuts do not … Continue reading

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The concept of a documentary has always stumped me, mainly because a documentary is supposed to “document” an unbiased, plain representation of a situation. Yet I have never seen a documentary that simply lays out the facts without bias. Even … Continue reading

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Website Layout

Getting a good layout is essential to designing a website. Before you spend any real effort creating detailed graphics and images for your website, you have to know how it will be structured. HTML presents some serious hurdles to overcome … Continue reading

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The Bane of Noise

Got a noisy mic or a lot of background noise in your recordings? Never fear! Noise Gate (and his sidekick wonderboy Compressor) are here! Noise is a hissing or hum in your recordings that can be very distracting or cause … Continue reading

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