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Lowepost and Assimilate Raise the Bar in Online Education, Launching On-line SCRATCH Training Channel
- Monday, Feb. 25, 2019
New, Comprehensive Training Venue for DITs and Post-Production Artists
Lowepost, a digital-media company that offers an on-line learning platform for the post-production industry, launched today its Assimilate SCRATCH Training Channel. Now DITs and post-production artists anywhere in the world – think Kathmandu, Moscow, Hollywood – will have easy and low-cost access to an extensive and growing series of tutorials that provide an easy-to-learn process, smoothly guiding a post artist or DIT through the unique features of an entire SCRATCH workflow. The SCRATCH product line is known for its extreme power, performance, unique productivity features, and speed, from dailies to conform, color grading, visual effects, compositing, finishing, and even VR and live streaming.
Special Offer: Lowepost is offering three-month free access to the SCRATCH training. Simply click on the link to register: https://lowepost.com/promotions/scratch. Additionally, all premium members of the Lowepost SCRATCH Training Channel will receive a 20% discount on all SCRATCH products. The first tutorial, “SCRATCH Essential Training”, is also available immediately at https://lowepost.com/finishing/tutorials/scratch-essential-training-r16/. A free 30-day trial offer of SCRATCH is available at www.assimilateinc.com.
“We’re offering in-depth training of SCRATCH via comprehensive tutorials developed by Lowepost and Assimilate,” said Stig Olsen, manager of LowePost. “Our primary goal is to make SCRATCH training easily accessible to all users and post artists for building their skills in high-end tools that will advance their expertise and careers. It’s also ideal for DaVinci Resolve colorists who want to add another excellent conform, finishing and VR tool to their tool kit.”
“The amount of content being created worldwide is at an all-time high, and producing professional quality is critical to this continuing. And in-depth training is a requirement for educating the digital-media professionals the market requires,” said Jeff Edson, CEO at Assimilate. “Lowepost has created a comprehensive set of tutorials that effectively train all users in the advanced capabilities of SCRATCH, which would normally take years to learn on the job. Once DITs and post artists experience the power, performance, and new GUI of SCRATCH 9.0, they’re hooked. Together, we will continue to create more and more tutorials to continue raising the bar in online training, enabling professionals to effectively use the full power of these high-end tools.”
Price and Availability
Available immediately, Lowepost’s SCRATCH Training Channel is available for an annual fee of $59.00 (USD), with no added costs. Subscribe now at www.lowepost.com. All premium members of the Lowepost SCRATCH Training Channel will receive a 20% discount on all SCRATCH products.
Assimilate provides real-time post-production tools and workflows that have proven essential to productivity and creativity in the creation of high-end 2D/3D/VR studio and independent feature films, documentaries, TV episodes, and music videos. The SCRATCH product line equips directors, DPs, on-set DITs and post-production artists with the latest, state-of-the-art, cost-effective tools and workflows they need to simplify the post-production process and achieve high-quality results. SCRATCH is resolution independent, and continually updates support for nearly all formats. Additionally, in SCRATCH VR, Assimilate offers the only professional end-to-end VR workflow and tools for VR360 / 3D and VR180 / 3D – including stitching, Ambisonic sound, and live streaming. Assimilate partners with Z Cam to offer complete, integrated VR workflows with its Scratch VR and the Z Cam S1, S1 Pro, and K1 Pro VR cameras – from previews to shoot, data management, stitch, color grading compositing, finishing, and mastering. Assimilate also partners with Sennheiser to include its world-class audio capability with its AMBEO A-B converter integrated in SCRATCH VR. Learn more at www.assimilateinc.com.