Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Serious Magic’s HDV PowerPak for DV Rack Now Available

June 30, 2005

HDV add-on enables current users to acquire HDV footage natively Serious Magic, Inc. is now shipping its HDV PowerPak for DV Rack . A recent winner of four Best of NAB awards, this add-on allows videographers who own HDV cameras to capture, display and analyze high-resolution HDV content seamlessly into DV Rack . The HDV Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Intel's 955X Dual-Core Chipset Better For Business Users Than NVidia's nForce4

Tom’s Hardware Guide Intel predicted that a new generation of chipsets would be ready precisely at mid-year, just in time to support a new generation of dual-core Pentium processors. Thus, the 945 succeeds the 915 at the same time that the 955X steps in to fill the 925XE’s shoes. The technical enhancements aren’t as dramatic Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Explosive offers from AVID!

June 29, 2005

Get more, save more with Avid Xpress products Get the Avid Xpress Pro/Avid Mojo bundle for only $1995 after $400 mail-in rebate From now until June 30, 2005, you can get the Avid Xpress Pro/Avid Mojo bundle for only $1,995 after $400 USD mail-in rebate. This bundle also includes a FREE upgrade ot Xpress Pro Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Tapeless Capturing with FireStore FS-4 and Final Cut Pro

June 28, 2005

Written by Daniel and Donald Berube, noisybrain. Productions, LLC Streamline your edit workflow by capturing to hard disk as you shoot with the FireStore FS-4 DTE Recorder. Save time and money by outputting faster and more efficiently. DTE Technology in the Field DTE (or “Direct To Edit”) Technology means that the FireStore FS-4 Disk Recorder Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Sonic Brings Next Generation HD Interactivity to DVD With the Release of eDVD 4

Award-Winning Software Opens New Interactive Markets for DVD Professionals NOVATO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 23, 2005–Sonic Solutions® (Nasdaq:SNIC – News), the leader in digital media software, today announced the release of eDVD® 4, the latest version of Sonic’s powerful content enhancement solution for DVD. eDVD is the first point-and-click application allowing content authors to enhance standard DVD Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Seven Questions: Is HDV Good Enough?

DMN Interview: by Charlie White Miranda’s vice president of product development, Michel Proulx made a bet on the success of the new HDV format over a year ago, developing products whose success hinged on whether HDV would be good enough for broadcasters to use on the air. Miranda introduced a HDV-to-SDI converter that lets broadcasters Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Using Still Photos in Video

June 27, 2005

Videomaker by Bill Davis Who could have figured that 150 years after the Civil War — that signature event in American History — would forever change the way we video editors approach a part of our craft? Well, not the Civil War itself, but the Ken Burns documentary about it. For many, that program was Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

NEW Upgrades & Trade-Up Page on Videoguys.com

June 24, 2005

All of the products on this page require ownership of a previous product to qualify for the upgrade price. In some cases proof of ownership will be required at time of purchase. In other cases nothing is required to place the order but the original product disc or serial number will be required during the Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Duplicating the Picture Frame Effect in the HP Commercials

DMN Technique: by Eric Stammer A while back on the Vegas forums, someone had asked the question of how to recreate the commercials we’ve all seen by Hewlett Packard’s digital photography products. You know the one, where the guy holds up a picture frame in front of his face and becomes a photograph he sets Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Edit Integrate Review — Boris Continuum Complete 3.0.2

June 22, 2005

VideoSystems By Frank McMahon Plug-in workhorse delivers a full range of standard effects. Whereas other Boris programs such as Red have dedicated interfaces, Continuum has always been the one without the interface. Essentially it’s a series of special effects plug-ins that work within the architecture/interface of the host program, such as Adobe After Effects, Premiere Read More

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