top 10 things to know about producing hdr

Software, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Top 10 Things to Know About Producing HDR

Streaming Media’s article by Jan Ozer brings to light 10 tips on color grading and optimizing your HDR video projects for the blackest blacks. Deepen your know-how on how to glean the most out of your high dynamic range production: High dynamic range, or HDR, gives video producers an expanded range of colors and brightness Read More

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By Britt, June 22, 2017
VR growth in film industry

Industry News and Press Releases, Video Editing, VR Virtual Reality

VR Projected to Grow to $5 Billion Industry by 2021

This article from Hollywood Reporter talks of plans to make VR go mainstream. There are major technical developments that need to happen for virtual reality to work on a large scale, but the evidence is strong that the industry is banking on the growth of this field. For all of our readers who are content Read More

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By Britt,

Software, Tech Tips & Tricks, User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

The PC Man Reviews: MAGIX Vegas Pro 14

In this extensive review, The PC Man Reviews‘ contributing writer Matt delves back into the creation of Vegas Pro, spanning back through their history and seeing how various owners have molded the product to what it is today.  With Matt’s prior use of Vegas Pro products, he goes on to give a complete breakdown of the Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

NewBlueFX: Our Top 10 Film Editing Blogs

Looking for helpful blogs to accelerate your editing skills?  Maybe you’re already a professional editor looking to keep up with the trends in media.  Whatever you consider yourself there are helpful blogs out there for you.  Searching around for one or two might seem like an overwhelming task in itself.  Luckily NewBlueFX‘s Katia Graves sheds light Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, June 21, 2017
Webcaster X2 FAQs

Guides, Production Hardware, Streaming, Videoguys FAQs

Epiphan Webcaster X2 FAQs – Facebook Live and YouTube Encoder

Frequently asked questions about Webcaster X2, Epiphan Video’s simple to use, all-in-one Facebook Live and YouTube encoder. 1. Where can I stream to with Webcaster X2? Webcaster X2 can stream to your YouTube Channel or Events you create on YouTube, to your Facebook Timeline, or to a Facebook Page, Event or Group for which you have Read More

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By Britt,

Software, Specials and Promotions, Video Editing

40% Off Vegas Pro Edit, Vegas Pro & Vegas Pro Suite Software!

The VEGAS Pro software family speeds your workflow past known limits. With extremely efficient editing tools and effective use of available computing power, you’ll power through even the most complex projects with VEGAS Pro. Vegas Pro 14 Edit Edit HEVC and ProRes files natively for modern workflows. Prepare HD footage for use in 4K projects Read More

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By Britt,

Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks

Watch as Gary Bettan Breaks Down the New Epiphan Webcaster X2

Gary Bettan explains the great features on the new Epiphan Webcaster X2.  With this device you are able to stream live to YouTube and Facebook with ease.  Gary also mentions the Epiphan AV.io Video Grabbers and how that is a great way to capture video wherever your production may take you.  He wraps up this Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, June 20, 2017
TC1

4K, UHD and 3D, Streaming

NewTek TriCaster TC1 is Best of Show at InfoComm 2017

The brand new NewTek TriCaster TC1 has won best of show at InfoComm2017 by AV Technology. AV Technology has selected NewTek TriCaster® TC1 multi-camera integrated live production system as a Best of Show Award honoree at InfoComm 2017. This adds to a string of Best-of-Show and Best-in-Category awards that TriCaster TC1 has accumulated at tradeshows Read More

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By Courtney Wach,

4K, UHD and 3D, Camera and Accessories, Production Hardware, Tech Tips & Tricks

CINE GEAR 2017: Atomos Sumo, HDR Recorders & More

For those who are unfamiliar, Atomos manufactures a number of recorder/monitors that make for amazing tools for any camera and any production.  Clint Milby spoke with Atomos’ Mark Naidoo about their wide range of products, including the new 19-inch Atomos Sumo studio monitor/recorder that allows for HDR, 4K. With it’s large, bright color-accurate 19″ LCD Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Software, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Avid Media Composer Symphony: How to Remove and Merge Color Correction

The Symphony option in Avid Media Composer has made color correction easier to use and manipulate. Knowing how to use it to your advantage will help save time and so, ultimately, money. That will make both you and your boss happy. This Tutorial will show you a way to instantly remove another editor’s color correction Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,