Manhattan Edit Workshop (Mewshop) has announced the upcoming Autodesk Smoke on a Mac presentation on Sept. 8 from 6-8 pm.

A free event for all, Smoke on a Mac will introduce attendees to the capabilities of this ditorial finishing software. Autodesk Smoke features the familiar workflow of a nonlinear editor combined with visual effects design and finishing tools.

The free demo, presented by Autodesk Certified Smoke Trainer Alina Pineda, will familiarize attendees with the all-in-one creative toolset that Smoke has to offer, from editorial, to conforming, color correction, paint, 3D visual effects, and more. The free Smoke on a Mac presentation will take place at the Mewshop headquarters: 80 Fifth Ave., Suite 1501, New York, NY. Because this is a free event, seating will be first-come, first-served. For more info go to .