Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Matrox MXO review

March 30, 2007

I received the Matrox MXO review unit last week, but didn’t get to test it until this weekend. Unfortunately it wasn’t a FULL test. I lack an Apple Cinema Display to test the capabilities of the MXO in that manner…so see whether or not I get a broadcast quality image on it. Which, of course, Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Avid Delivers Media Composer and Avid Xpress Pro for Intel-Based Macs

Company also unveils revolutionary phonetic speech recognition capability and the industry’s most efficient HD codec for offline editing Tewksbury, Mass. – March 30, 2007 – Avid Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVID) today announced the worldwide availability of version 2.7 of its award-winning Media Composer® family of products and version 5.7 of Avid Xpress® Pro software.  The Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Edit Review: Red Giant Magic Bullet Colorista

Digital Producer by S.D. Katz NLE plug-in streamlines the color correction process. A quick look at Magic Bullet Colorista, Red Giant Software’s new color correction tool, may leave some people scratching their heads. Don’t most NLEs come with a color corrector and scopes? The answer is yes, but there are some good reasons to consider Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Matrox Announces Support for Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium, Adobe Premiere Pro CS3, and Realtime Panasonic P2 MXF 720p Editing on the Matrox RT.X2 Platform

March 28, 2007

Montreal, Canada – March 27, 2007 – Matrox® Video Products Group today announced that software release 3.0 for the Matrox RT.X2™ editing platform will support the newly announced Adobe® Creative Suite® 3 Production Premium and Adobe Premiere® Pro CS3 software. In addition, the Matrox RT.X2 3.0 release will provide support for Windows Vista, additional HD Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Buy Adobe Video Products Now from VIDEOGUYS.com and Get Complimentary Upgrades to CS3 Versions direct from Adobe!

March 27, 2007

From March 27, 2007 through August 28, 2007 you can buy Adobe Production Studio Premium, Adobe After Effects 7.0 Professional, or Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 and get a complimentary upgrade to the new CS3 version of these products or their equivalent when they ship. Buy Adobe Production Studio Premium or the Matrox RT.X2 with Production Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Shoot Review: Focus EnhancementsFS-4Pro HD

Digital Content Producer by Tom Patrick McAuliffe Portable direct-to-edit recorder bridges the gap between SD and HD. Since 1997, Focus Enhancements has racked up a number of technological firsts. The company’s “direct to edit” (DTE) technology allows simultaneous recording to hard drive and tape, and near-instantaneous access to recorded clips once you’re in the edit Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Adobe Reveals Creative Suite 3 Production Premium with Mac Support, Blu-ray Authoring, Flash CS3 Professional

Adobe Systems Incorporated today announced Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium software, a complete integrated post-production solution. Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium offers unprecedented levels of integration across major new releases of its video, audio and web software, including Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional, Adobe Premiere Pro CS3, Adobe Encore CS3, Adobe Photoshop CS3 Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Datavideo Announces SE-1000 Switcher Package

March 20, 2007

With the growing popularity of HD video production, the Datavideo SE-1000 Switcher Package is an interesting and viable choice for small production companies, churches, OB vans, and corporate production departments. It supports live production using, 5 inputs (HD-SDI or SDI) plus one computer and one still frame. It also has three (HD-SDI or SDI) outputs. Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Sorenson Squeeze 4.5 Compression Suite

March 19, 2007

Studio Monthly by Derrick Freeman A Great Tool for Projects from Windows Media to Blu-ray Sorenson Squeeze packs a powerful punch. With lots of advanced features, it’s easily well worth the investment. The compression application has presets that should get novices compressing their media projects quickly. And, because you can still capture video right inside Read More

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Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Test Bench: Red Giant Magic Bullet Colorista v1.0 Color Correction Plug-In

March 16, 2007

Videomaker by John Burkhart Colorista Correction The color correction of motion pictures is one of those places where art firmly intersects technology. Much like a painter’s palette, the tools involved are deceptively simple, but it is the artist behind the tool that determines whether a picture becomes a beautiful image or just a colorful mess. Read More

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