Meet Karl Holt, CreativeCOW.net Contributing Editor
Creative COW Web Writer, Contributing Editor
Holt is a freelancer working in Event and Corporate Video since about
1997, before that he was part of a company called Bowe Tennant
Productions who made a few programmes for the BBC which he edited.
considers himself more a jack of all trades than a master of any, so it
would be difficult to pinpoint a specific job title. The budgets arn’t
huge so a lot of projects are stings or videos which he shoots, edits,
and does the effects work himself. Some of the companies he's produced
work for are TNT, Motorola, ICI, RAC, Openwave, Lexmark.
Karl also makes short films and sketches in his spare time and has had a few of them shown at a couple of festivals.
Karl's company is called Darkline Entertainment.
Articles by Karl Holt
Adobe After Effects
SynthEyes 3-D Camera Tracker
If your are unfamiliar with 3D camera tracking software, SynthEyes 3-D Camera Tracker is a tool which will analyze moving 2D video footage by tracking points of reference frame by frame. From this, it can reproduce an accurate 3D camera which matches the properties and movement of the real-world camera you used to shoot the sequence. In this review/tutorial, Karl Holt gives us an indepth look along with a lot of tips for using the software.