Keram's Book Report

Notes & Reflections on Books n Stuff I Have Experienced

Author: KBR

My Favorite Software for Editing 360° Video in 2024

Fast, Efficient 360 Degree Spherical Video Editor I can’t believe I’m writing this, but finding the right software that balances functionality, speed, and usability can be a challenge in video editing, and with spherical video in particular. In fact, it has gotten so bad that I started using LLMs and Visual Studio Pro to write […]

Obscure and Esoteric and Well-Written Books You Might Enjoy

I wanted to find books like Gore Vidal’s “Creation,” gifted to me by my erudite father, Roberto Calasso’s “Ka” about the origins of Hindu deities, or Umberto Eco’s mind-bending and esoteric “Foucault’s Pendulum.” My journey brought me here: “The Ghost Bride“ by Yangzee Choo: A historical paranormal novel set in 1890s colonial Malacca and the […]

Top 10 GIMP Plugins Today

GIMP, the GNU Image Manipulation Program, is an open-source image editing suite. And if you know me, you know I love the open source. The GIMP community has developed numerous plugins to extend its functionality, catering to a broad range of needs for digital artists and photographers. It’s important to download these plugins from official […]

Mind Expanding Speculative Science Fiction and Fantasy – A List of Excellence

These books represent a wide spectrum of speculative fiction, offering everything from post-apocalyptic linguistics to metaphysical explorations and beyond. Each title has been chosen for its unique contribution to the genre, pushing the boundaries of traditional storytelling and immersing readers in thoroughly original worlds! I have linked to the books on Amazon, and if you […]

Reaper 7 -> Takes to Lanes

There are various actions you can use: Track properties: Fixed item lanes (convert takes to lanes) Take: Explode takes on selected tracks to fixed lanes Take: Explode takes on selected tracks to fixed lanes and add comp areas from active takes “Be aware that although exploding takes to lanes should be reliable, the inverse action […]

Isochronic Tones Generator for Reaper JSFX

I am always looking to build a better engine for audio and resonant frequency-based support for mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual states. After scouring the landscape for a good working solution, I realized I would have to roll my own. While an isochronic tone – a series of pulses – isn’t complicated in and of […]