This is a trailer for a film, Off the Tracks, about why Apple decided to put the kybosh on Final Cut Pro 7 and launch Final Cut Pro X. The film features some names and faces you may know… Steve Martin, Randy Ubillos, Michael Cioni, Chuck Braverman, Jeff Greenberg, Peter Wiggins, Chris Fenwick, Glenn Ficarra, Wes Plate, Alex Gollner and more.
About Michele Yamazaki
Michele Yamazaki is Pluginologist for Toolfarm (www.toolfarm.com), a value added reseller and distributor of visual effects software. She recently wrote Plug-in with After Effects: Third Party Plug-in Mastery, which came out in June 2011. She co-authored Greenscreen Made Easy: Keying and Compositing Techniques for Indie Filmmakers with Jeremy Hanke, published in 2009 by MWP.
Michele started at Postworks as a motion graphics artist. She taught After Effects and Photoshop at Kendall College of Art & Design. In 2001 she launched AEFreemart.com and in 2002 co-founded West Michigan Animation & Effects User Group. She is a former board member of MCA-I Mid-Michigan and West Michigan Film & Video Alliance. Michele has a BA from Grand Valley State University. She lives in Grand Rapids with her husband Dan, her lovely daughter, Lily, and her cat, Tressa.View all posts by Michele Yamazaki →