Apple Mac Pro vs HP Z Workstations Guide for 4K Video Editing

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Mac Pro vs. HP Z Workstations – A Guide for 4K Editing Workflow

The hardware requirements for the film and professional video industries are on a sharp incline due to the dramatic increase of resolutions and frame rates. The industry has quickly moved from HD to UHD or 4K, and even higher in some cases. Frame rates have often doubled and even quadrupled in some segments such as action sports, not Read More

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By Britt, May 17, 2017
g-rack 12 how to series episode 1

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G-Technology’s G-RACK 12 How-To Series Video Guide

G-RACK™ 12 Network-Attached Storage (NAS) delivers the ultimate in high-performance, centralized storage for small-to-medium size post-production houses, TV/broadcast studios, ad agencies and in-house creative departments that use Adobe® Premiere® Pro, Apple® Final Cut Pro® X or Avid Media Composer®, and other creative applications. G-RACK 12 brings G-Technology’s reliability, scalability, and studio-friendly technology to centralized storage. Read More

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By Britt, April 26, 2017
Pearl Guide

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Epiphan Pearl Guide: An 8 Part Series on Pearl and Pearl-2 Live Video Systems

Epiphan Pearl and Pearl-2 are dynamic all-in-one live video systems that let you sit back and relax with auto-setup or let you customize every aspect of your production. Pearl and Pearl-2 are dynamic all-in-one live video systems that let you sit back and relax with auto-setup or let you customize every aspect of your production. Read More

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By Britt, April 14, 2017
Tricaster TC1

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NewTek TriCaster TC1 First Impressions from Videoguys.com

The NewTek TriCaster TC1 is a HOMERUN! GRAND SLAM! The NewTek TriCaster TC1 delivers a level of price, performance, features, technology, expandability and future proofing that has NEVER been seen in the world of live production and streaming.  When I first heard about NDI it was two years ago at the NAB show, I was Read More

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By Jim, April 11, 2017

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Shared Storage Power – The Advantages of Multiple Avid NEXIS | PRO Kits with Dell Switch

Watch this short webinar where Gary Bettan of Videoguys explains the advantages of using Avid NEXIS PRO bundles for shared storage. Avid NEXIS | PRO 20TB Engine is available now for just $7,500. That means you can combine that with the Dell N2024 switch and necessary Dell direct attach cable for less than 10K. This is Read More

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By Britt, April 8, 2017
avid artist DNxIO FAQ

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Avid DNxIO Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is Artist | DNxIO? A. Avid Artist | DNxIO is a powerful, professional video I/O interface designed to simplify and accelerate your entire HD, Ultra HD, 2K, and 4K workflow. Available as standalone hardware or bundled with industry-standard Media Composer software, Artist | DNxIO enables you to capture, monitor, and output media quickly—in Read More

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By Jim, March 7, 2017
media composer reinstatement

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Avid Media Composer Upgrade and Reinstatement Offer FAQ

Who qualifies for the limited time Avid Media Composer Upgrade and Reinstatement offer? Anyone who currently owns Avid Media Composer v3.0 or higher, Avid Symphony v3.0 or higher or Avid NewsCutter v7.0 or higher, qualifies for this special limited time offer. Note:  Avid Meridien and Xpress systems do not qualify. What do I get with the Read More

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By Britt, February 22, 2017

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WATCH NOW! NewTek TriCaster NDI Bundle Promotions & Interview with Chris Burgos from NewTek

Gary Bettan from Videoguys interviews Chris Burgos from NewTek in the video below. Click here to watch the video on YouTube Big Savings on TriCaster® 460 w/Control Surface & TriCaster 8000 w/Control Surface – PLUS Free Software Now through 02/28/17 Now through February 28, 2017,  purchase a TriCaster 460 with control surface or TriCaster 8000 with control Read More

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By Courtney Wach, February 2, 2017
New Lineup Videoguys Tech Select HP z Workstations

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Introducing our new line up of Videoguys Tech Select HP Z 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 Read More

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By Gary, January 20, 2017
Videoguys Top 10 Products of 2016

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Videoguys Top 10 Products of 2016

As we look back at 2016, we reflect on what an interesting year it was and what a big part involved media consumption – and more specifically – LIVE media consumption. Increased bandwidth, improved cameras on mobile phones, and easy access to YouTube Live and the newly launched Facebook Live (not to mention Snapchat and Read More

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By Britt, January 10, 2017