"The Texture Synthesizer predates MSG in terms of the Studio Artist development history. We keep it around for compatibility with old presets, and because it is useful at doing certain things. But MSG kind of supersedes it at this point as far as…"
"Certainly a lot to explore and learn. I did try the texture synth for two hours and could not even come close to the desired effect. This does show that the answer is far from obvious or easy and random changing of settings won't…"
"Liveart has a large collection of different texturizing presets that he has assembled over time working with Studio Artist. I think some of those are posted to the forum here, but my quick search didn't find them. So hopefully he can point you…"
"I have nothing against using programs other than SA. Especially if one knows them well and it is a time saver. However, just for information's sake the "bamboo" texture couild have easily been applied within SA and saved you the steps…"
"The blog entries that used to be at studioartist.posterous.com are no longer available on posterous. But you can access them as archived entries in the main blog at www.synthetik.com. For example, here's the set of blog posts tagged 'photo…"
"And the article finally said: "Here’s a previous post that discusses some automatic approaches to building adaptive block size photo mosaics using path start regionization features." But I can't find the post.…"
"I found the blog article:
Hand Painting Nested Sub-Blocks to Build Detail in a Regular Grid Photo Mosaic
The content is someting about this. So if I want add some details mosaic, I can only do manual painting. Am I right?"
"Hi, this is my mosaic drawing effect. I want to know how can I restrict the cell aspect ratio（now the aspect ratio of cells are different，I want they are similar as the aspect ratio of source movie ）. And I want to know how can I…"
Am currently taking a class on Final Cut Pro X for which I decided to "use" some of my own material with which to go through learning that application (very different from previous versions of Final Cut Pro with which I am very familiar).