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List Files by Size

List Files by Size

Here is yet another way to list the contents of your directory sorted by size and without using either awk or ls
Unix – List Files by Size – The Real Deal

Unix – List Files by Size – The Real Deal

The previous entries in the tips section really won't produce a valid, sorted list of files in the current directory by size descending. Here's an improved version....
3D tracking in action: Part 1 – Manual 3D Tracks

3D tracking in action: Part 1 – Manual 3D Tracks

Flame and inferno now have 2 different 3D trackers. In part 1, Jake Parker outlines detailed points for producing the best results using the manual 3D camera tracker.
Getting that Big Break

Getting that Big Break

Moving up in the effects or motion design field isn't structured like a law office. How do you get ahead?
Tracking 101 – An Introduction to the Discreet Tracker

Tracking 101 – An Introduction to the Discreet Tracker

Andy Milkis takes us through an entry-level introduction to the Discreet Tracker. This tutorial is useful for flame, fire, and combustion artists, even though some of it only applies to the effects products. Milkis is Visual Effects Supervisor and Senior Effects artist at DesignLab, the design and visual effects division of Broadway Video, NYC.