Forbidden’s Vision: the Why

Why Forbidden? People often ask me this. They are asking about the name, of course, but the bigger question is about the company itself. This is important because Forbidden is a visionary company. I set up Forbidden to make something special: a universally accessible...

Six years of NAB – the evolution of Forscene

The start of NAB Show is just days away and I’m on my way to Vegas today. I’ve been making the trip with Forbidden Technologies to exhibit Forscene every year since 2011, and the company and product have gone through some pretty significant changes in those six years:...

Captioning the future; or are we already there?

Captioning is something that has always been an issue in post-production. It doesn’t make sense to tie up an edit suite and editor to do it, so sending it to a specialist subtitling department is the usual option. In Europe, subtitling used to be handled by the...