Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Review: SmartSound Sonicfire Pro 4

July 31, 2006

EventDV by Tim Kennelly Synopsis: SmartSound Sonicfire Pro (SFP) has been an excellent tool in the videographer’s aresenal for years, supplying royalty-free, customizable soundtracks. Now SmartSound has upped the ante, introducing SFP 4 with Mood Mapping and the new Strata Series libraries. Adding the ability to adjust the mood and up to eight individual musical Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

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July 28, 2006

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Matrox RT.X2 – Realtime HD Video Editing

TrustedReviews By James Morris Five years ago, despite the growing ubiquity of FireWire, if you wanted to edit video seriously on your PC you were still better off with dedicated hardware. But times have changed, and dedicated hardware just hasn’t been able to keep up with the burgeoning power of more general components like the Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Edit Expertise: Saving Time

Digital Content Producer By Jan Ozer New to Adobe Production Studio 2.0, Dynamic Link allows for inter-program editing without as much rendering. One of the most significant advances in Adobe Production Studio 2.0 is Dynamic Link, which enables Encore and Premiere Pro to import unrendered After Effects compositions and edit them as if they were Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Canon Extends HD Camcorder Line

DMN By Frank Moldstad New XH G1 and XH A1 models will ship this fall Two new Canon HD camcorders announced this week include many of the professional features of Canon’s XL H1 at more affordable price points. The XH G1 and XH A1 both come with fixed 20x Fluorite HD lenses – as opposed Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Shoot Expertise: Multicam Roundup: Part 2

July 27, 2006

Digital Content Producer By Jan Ozer Comparing NLE multicam performance and quality. Save a link to this article and return to it at www.savethis.comSave a link to this article and return to it at www.savethis.com Email a link to this articleEmail a link to this article Printer-friendly version of this articlePrinter-friendly version of this article Read More

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The Moving Picture: Deep Thoughts on Multiple-Camera Projects

Event DV by Jan Ozer I recently shot my 20th multi-camera shoot, and it’s helped crystallized my thoughts on the do’s and don’ts of multicamera production to a level that I hope will benefit others who shoot and edit with multiple cameras. Before the event, I met with my crew to discuss the rules of Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Buy Boris Blue and get Free NVIDIA Quadro FX 3450 by PNY

Boris Blue ($1,995 SRP) is a standalone 3D compositor for Windows XP. Based on the familiar Boris interface, Blue is designed for video editors and compositors who want to create stunning 3D looks for their projects without the complex learning curves and render times associated with 3D applications. Perfect for post facilities with client-supervised sessions Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

The Watchdog's Skinny on the Canon

July 26, 2006

DVinfoNet by Chris Hurd In brief… these two new Canon XH series HDV camcorders are the latest additions to Canon’s expanding line of High Definition video cameras. The XH series twins are smaller, lighter and less expensive than Canon’s flagship XL H1 camcorder; each delivers about the same performance as the XL H1 and they Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

HDV editing using Avid’s Liquid 7.1, Part 2

Digital Content Producer by Steve Mullen In the last installment, I asked “What would it mean to your HDV editing workflow if you could insert multiple video formats into a Timeline?” We then began to examine this question by looking at Avid’s Liquid 7.1. I remarked that I created two HDV sequences using Liquid. One Read More

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