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Developer Training – Shotgun: Resources

Developer Training – Shotgun: Resources

Developers unfamiliar with Shotgun quickly discover how broad the platform is? it includes many tools, built on top of web and desktop­based technologies spanning several operating systems and many popular DCCs. So there’s a lot to learn. Notably, you’ve got the web app, which is like an English Muffin with its useful and sometimes mysterious nooks and crannies of functionality.…

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Developer Training – Shotgun: The Web GUI

Developer Training – Shotgun: The Web GUI

Producers, Artists, and Supervisors use the Shotgun web GUI to collaborate on Projects, but the web GUI can also help developers. We can use it to explore and manage Shotgun’s Postgres database backend. Understanding how entity schemas underpin and drive functionality in the web app, can inform decisions we make when modifying built­in entities, or creating custom entities for studio­specific…

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How to Safely Unload & Clear the Four Most Common Rifles

How to Safely Unload & Clear the Four Most Common Rifles

Hi, I’m Ian McCollum from Ares (Armament Research Services) and today we’re going to take a brief look at the four most common rifles that you’re likely to find in an international conflict zone now this video is intended primarily for folks who are going to be in those areas and not dealing directly with firearms people like journalists or…

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Developer Training – Shotgun: The Python API—Upload/Download

Developer Training – Shotgun: The Python API—Upload/Download

Shotgun is best utilized when combined with visual media, and the rich set of collaboration and review tools depend on the TRANSFER of that media to and from local computers. Several built­in tools handle this transfer, like the drag­and­drop upload or click­to­download options available from the web GUI. There are also tools in our integrations, like the publisher app, which…

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International Special Operations Sniper Course

International Special Operations Sniper Course

[♪drum beat♪] Welcome back. One shot, one kill. That’s a phrase out of video games and TV. Well, in reality, being a Special Ops sniper is about more than crawling into position, scoping out your target, and pulling the trigger. Specialist Elliot Valdez tells us more. [gun fires] [soldier] Let’s go! [Valdez] Most of us may know how to drive…

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