Video Editing

Aspect HD Real-Time HDV Editing Plug-In for Adobe Premiere Pro

July 30, 2005

DV Mag by John Jackman If you’re moving to HDV, you’ll find Aspect HD is a great editing solution that provides real-time previews and higher quality composites than native editing of MPEG-2 files. CineForm Aspect HD is a plug-in for Adobe Premiere Pro that allows capture and editing of HDV footage. At press time, Aspect Read More

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Video Editing

Avid to Preview HDV Release of Avid Xpress Pro HD at WEVA EXPO 2005; Free System Training On-Site

July 29, 2005

Sarasota, FL – At the WEVA 15th Annual Wedding & Event Video Expo 2005 (August 8-11), Avid, a Platinum Show Sponsor, will showcase a pre-release version of its Avid Xpress® Pro HD system with HDV functionality in WEVA EXPO exhibit booth #311. This new version will support all of the Sony and JVC implementations of Read More

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Video Editing

HDV in the Real World

July 28, 2005

VideoSystems By Steve Mullen Transcoding HDV into an intermediate codec is one way that NLEs reconcile computing power and video quality. CineForm employs an intermediate codec that it calls Carlsberg (CFHD) for its Aspect HD software. As you made your away around the nonlinear editor booths at NAB, it’s very likely the manufacturers presented you Read More

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Video Editing

Test Bench: Sony HDR-HC1 HDV Camcorder Review

July 27, 2005

Videomaker by Morgan Paar Consumer HDV Is Here When Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple Computer, announced 2005 to be the year of HD while on stage at Macworld in January, he told the overflow, Mac loyal crowd at San Francisco’s Moscone Center, “you guys gotta get one of these,” referring to the Sony HDR-FX1 HDV Read More

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Video Editing

Serious Magic Ultra 2

DMN Review By Charlie White Great stand-alone keyer gets even better When we reviewed Serious Magic Ultra back in December, 2003, the stand-alone Windows chromakeying application proved itself to be both impressively powerful and easy to use. Although pricey at $795, it was able to do a great job of keying even poorly-lit chromakey shots. Read More

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Video Editing

Edit Review — Avid Xpress Pro HD

July 26, 2005

VideoSystems By Frank McMahon New features include multicam editing, one-step auto color correction, and Marquee. As a desktop editor, Avid Xpress Pro HD has a rich background and each new version improves on an already impressive feature set. One of the best features of Xpress Pro HD is that it supports multiple formats (now including Read More

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Video Editing

Edit Review — Pinnacle Liquid Edition Pro 6

VideoSystems By Frank McMahon This suite works as a basic, easy-to-use editor and also excels as an all-around editing powerhouse. Pinnacle’s Liquid Edition has blossomed into a very handy suite of software. You can now import just about anything into it, as well as export multiple SD/HD formats and DVD. At its heart it’s a Read More

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Video Editing

AZDEN INTRODUCES DUAL-CHANNEL ON-CAMERA UHF RECEIVER

Franklin Square, NY – Friday, May 20, 2005 • Responding to the needs of professional videographers, Azden Corporation, the leader in audio solutions for videography, is introducing it’s all new 200UPR, a dual-channel, 63-frequency UHF receiver which operates in the 794 – 806MHz band. The 200UPR allows the videographer to record the sound from 2 Read More

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Video Editing

NewTek’s TriCaster Capture, broadcast, edit in one box

July 25, 2005

DMN Product Review By Stephen Schleicher The worst thing about doing a multi- camera live switched remote program is the enormous amount of gear that you have to take along. TriCaster, the latest technology tool from NewTek, takes all the gear and squeezes it into a little tiny box. Capture, edit, and broadcast live, TriCaster Read More

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Video Editing

Ultimate S 2.0 is now available from VASST

The latest version of Ultimate S 2.0 is now available. We have really concentrated this release on exploiting the deeper features of Vegas 6. There are tools to import veg files into a master project and retain the markers, tools to save and trim projects with nested veg files (Vegas does not save and trim Read More

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