Final Cut Pro

User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

Final Cut Pro Makes a Comeback!

Emmy Award winning Filmmaker, Tanner Shinnick, shared with Premium Beat about why he went back to FCP. Why I Switched Back to Final Cut Pro After two months with FCPX, I have decided to make the switch from Premiere. Here’s why. A couple months ago, I posted an article about how I was considering switching to Read More

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By Brittany, March 28, 2017

4K, UHD and 3D, Video Editing

Avid State-of-the-Art Avid 4K Workflows Q&A

Studio Daily did a Q&A with Avid’s Matt Feury on how editors are working at high resolution in the Avid and what he sees driving demand for 4K workflow. Speaking of HDR, how is HDR handled by Media Composer? We support it. We are agnostic to it. It flows through editorially. The big thing with Read More

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By Courtney Wach, March 16, 2017

Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

The Ultimate List of FREE Adobe Premiere Pro Tutorials, Blogs and Groups for 2017

Great job by the Premiere Bros putting this extensive list together. It’s great to have links to all these phenomenal Premiere Pro resources in one place! THE 2017 PREMIERE PRO RESOURCE GUIDE February 20, 2017 THE ULTIMATE LIST OF FREE PREMIERE PRO TUTORIALS, BLOGS AND GROUPS FOR 2017 One of the best things about being Read More

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By Courtney Wach, March 8, 2017

Video Editing

Adobe Launches Vimeo Premiere Pro CC Panel

Adobe launches Vimeo Pro CC Panel which will allow for a faster upload process and review pages for PRO and Business members. Cinema5D reports on the introduction here! Click here to watch the video on Vimeo Waiting for a sequence to encode, then uploading it to Vimeo and waiting for conversion is a pain, especially Read More

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By Courtney Wach, March 3, 2017
Hard Drives

Storage Solutions, Video Editing

G-Tech & Glyph Drives are The Best External Hard Drives for Video Editors

Jourdan Aldredge award winning video journalist and writer for Shutter Stock wrote this opinion piece for their blog on the best external drives for editors. The Best External Hard Drives for Video Editors The professional video editor or filmmaker depends on a reputation for organization and reliability. Nothing can ruin a client relationship or career quicker than lost Read More

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By Brittany, March 2, 2017

User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

NewBlue Titler Pro 5 Review

Award winning editor Kevin P. McAuliffe wrote a review for ProVideoCoalition on Titler Pro 5 REVIEW – TITLER PRO 5 FROM NEWBLUEFX A few hiccups doesn’t stop this from being an awesome titling app! As a Media Composer editor, I’ve been exposed to Titler Pro for a while now.  When Avid added the ability to work in Read More

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By Brittany, February 28, 2017
88mph

Software, Video Editing

Great Scot! Media Composer is Heading ‘Back To The Future’

Director, colorist, and writer Charles Haine of No Film School wrote this piece on Media Composer 8.8  Avid Goes 88 MPH ‘Back to the Future’ with Media Composer 8.8   With today’s release of Media Composer 8.8, Avid Technologies brings back two important features not seen since version 7. It’s rare in the world of Read More

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By Brittany, February 22, 2017

Video Editing

What’s NEW in Avid Media Composer 8.8 & Welcome back PhraseFind and ScriptSync!

Avid Media Composer 8.8 is here along with PhraseFind and ScriptSync! Kevin P. McAuliffe talks about the newest features in version 8.8 of Avid Media Composer, including the return of two much anticipated features, PhraseFind and ScriptSync. LET’S EDIT WITH MEDIA COMPOSER – WHAT’S NEW IN 8.8 Media Composer has hit some huge milestones in the Read More

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By Courtney Wach, February 20, 2017

Specials and Promotions, Video Editing

Now is the time to Upgrade your old version of Avid Media Composer – ScriptSync & PhraseFind are back!

Avid brought back ScriptSyne & PhraseFind, it’s time for an upgrade! UPGRADE ANY MEDIA COMPOSER VERSION FOR JUST $399 $385 Got an older version of Media Composer, Symphony, or NewsCutter—even as far back as version 3? Or maybe you’ve got a more recent version of Media Composer, but let your Annual Upgrade and Support Plan Read More

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By Brittany, February 17, 2017
Adobe

Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

The Finest Free Alternatives to Adobe Creative Cloud 2017

Cat Ellis from Tech Radar wrote this article for finding the best software on a budget. The best free alternatives to Adobe Creative Cloud 2017 The finest free software for designers, illustrators, photographers, and artists   Free alternatives to Adobe CC Starting next month, Adobe is raising the price of its Creative Cloud suite in Read More

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By Brittany, February 15, 2017