4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Storage Solutions

G-Technology and Atomos Collaborate with Master Caddy to Streamline 4K and HDR Creative Workflows

G-Technology Evolution Series Ecosystem Enhanced; led by the New Atomos -Compatible Reader and Caddys, a CFast ev Series Reader and a 2TB G-DRIVE ev Storage Module, Providing More Speed, Flexibility and Capacity from Capture and Backup to Post-Production G-Technology, a trusted premium storage brand by Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) and Atomos®, a leading provider of Read More

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By Jim, September 6, 2016

Computers, Industry News and Press Releases

Intel Promotes Thunderbolt Ports in Next-Gen PCs

This article provides a lot of great reasons to love thunderbolt high speed connection. With Intel’s help, we’re hoping the technology goes mainstream, too. Speedy Thunderbolt ports will take off with next-gen PCs, Intel says From CNET Use of the high-speed connector is expected to spread, thanks to Intel piggybacking the technology on mainstream USB. Read More

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By Britt, August 31, 2016

Computers, Industry News and Press Releases

Apple’s Repair Program for Mac Pro (Late 2013)

The article below may be very good news for Mac Pro owners who’ve been having problems with their systems, but if you are in the market to upgrade or start fresh with a new system, we have powerful, custom configured HP workstations you should check out. They are optimized for video, film and audio editors Read More

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By Britt, August 23, 2016

Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks

Videomaker’s Mobile Workstation Buyer’s Guide

Here are some great guidelines to keep in mind when purchasing a new mobile workstation. You’ll also want to check out our Videoguys’ tech select recommendations here, too. MOBILE WORKSTATION BUYER’S GUIDE From Videomaker Magazine Bigger files, more files, just more data – it doesn’t seem to matter what you’re shooting; the amount of information Read More

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By Britt, August 1, 2016
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Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Choosing & Optimizing your GPU for Adobe Premiere CC 2015

One of, if not the, most important component in your digital video editing workstation is the GPU – especially if you are an Adobe Premiere editor. If you do not have the right GPU, you will be unable to take full advantage of the Adobe Mercury Playback engine.  Without Mercury Playback you will find it Read More

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By Gary, July 27, 2016

Computers, User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

Avid Powers ‘Star Citizen – Squadron 42’s’ Galactic Editing

Avid Powers ‘Star Citizen – Squadron 42’s Galactic Editing by: Avid Challenge To cut, edit, assemble, control and access massive amounts of performance capture footage and dialogue for the latest iteration of the Star Citizen video game series. Solution Embrace Avid Everywhere by deploying the entertainment industry’s most powerful editing and storage solutions for professional Read More

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By Brittany, July 15, 2016

Computers, DIY and System Recommendations, Video Editing

Videoguys Tech Select Workstations / Mobile Workstations

We’ve had tremendous success over the past year with our Videoguys Tech Select HP Z workstations. In anticipation of re-configuring our systems this year, we waited for HP to certify the latest revs of NVIDIA Quadro cards so we could put them in our new builds.  They’re ready!  We’ve put together 5 killer workstations that deliver a Read More

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By Brittany, July 13, 2016
Aja Kona IP

Computers, Industry News and Press Releases

AJA Releases KONA IP Plus Desktop Software for KONA, Io and T-TAP

Grass Valley, CA (June 13, 2016)—AJA Video Systems today released KONA IP, the company’s first desktop video and audio I/O product for professional IP-based workflows. Simultaneously AJA rolled out a free v12.4 Desktop software update for KONA, Io and T-TAP, adding support for Adobe CC June 2016 releases, Avid Media Composer 8.5.3, updated Avid DNxHR Read More

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By Britt, June 15, 2016
HP ZBook Studio G3

Computers, User Stories and Reviews

HP ZBook Studio G3 Laptop Gets Reviewed

If you are a video editor looking to replace your workstation, this is a great introduction to HP’s ZBook line of workstations. We are huge fans and have recently updated our line of Videoguys Tech Select Mobile Workstation. Check out our recommendations. Near-Desktop-Class Performance in an Ultrabook Form Factor Makes This a Compelling Machine StudioDaily Read More

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By Britt, June 14, 2016
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4K, UHD and 3D, Computers

Awesome DIY NLE Workstation: Building a 4K Video Editing PC for Under $1,500

Great job here by Roberto Blake. He doesn’t just put together a smoking fast DIY NLE Workstation for 4K editing, he goes into detail on why he picked the components he did.  He used a Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H motherboard. As our readers and customers know, we’re partial to ASUS motherboards for our DIY machines, but this Read More

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By Gary,