Camera and Accessories, Storage Solutions, Video Editing

Vanguard Awards 2007

December 26, 2007

DCP By Trevor Boyer Every year, as the days get shorter, Digital Content Producer‘s editors and contributors get together and compose a list of the year’s most groundbreaking new products for video-production professionals. Anything released within the calendar year is fair game. Whether it’s a free downloadable media player, a $399 effects plug-in, or a Read More

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The Moving Picture: Core Performance

Event DV by Jan Ozer These days, this is how edit-bay economics shakes out: You can get a dual-processor, 3GHz quad-core Dell Precision 690 for $5,510 or save about $1,700 bucks and get a single-processor, quad-core system for $3,321. Which renders your projects more quickly, the four-core or eight-core system? Is the eight-core PC worth Read More

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12 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Vegas 8

WebVideoUniverse By Troy Dreier Sony’s esteemed professional editing app has just been upgraded, but how can you get the most out of it? With this batch of useful tips for Vegas’s new features, brought to you by your friends at Web Video Universe, naturally. To bring you the insider’s perspective, we spoke to Vegas 8 Read More

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In Review: Canon HV20

December 21, 2007

DV by Chuck Gloman There has always been a divide between consumer equipment and professional gear, but Canon has produced a rather tempting prosumer camcorder that provides quality HD images at a surprisingly low price point. Weighing slightly more than a pound without battery, the HV20 is one small camcorder, though it includes a color Read More

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Adobe CS3 Production Premium Suite

December 18, 2007

Ken Stone’s FCP by David A. Saraceno CS3 Production Premium suite, optimized for Intel Macintoshes and incrementally certified for Leopard, continues Adobe’s legacy of excellent, useful and widely-supported applications for video professionals. The new bundle adds a few wrinkles as well. Premiere returns to the Mac after a multi-year absence, Encore is welcomed to the Read More

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Cutting quick montages in Avid's Media Composer

December 17, 2007

DMN Tutorial by Kevin McAuliffe As an editor, the one thing you are probably asked to do more than anything, is to cut music montages. These can be extremely time consuming, but they really don’t have to be. Let’s take a look at how to cut a music montage in Avid’s Media Composer in no Read More

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REVIEW: Boris Continuum Complete 5

December 15, 2007

Studio Monthly by Marc Franklin Boris FX plug-ins have been around almost as long as NLEs have. Since the very beginning, the company has put out high-quality, customizable 3D transitions for the most popular NLEs, and the Boris family has grown. I’m more of an editor than an effects person. I’ve been learning Adobe After Read More

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Feature: Videomaker 2007 Best Products of the Year

December 13, 2007

The best consumer video production products of 2007, selected by the editors of Videomaker. Our Videomaker readers know that video production is more than a task. For you it’s a way of life, a way to express yourself and a method for reaching people across the globe. It’s a powerful, powerful thing that can free Read More

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Adobe CS3 Production Premium with FREE Red Giant Magic Bullet Colorista & COD Training DVD!

Videoguys Exclusive!! Adobe CS3 Production Premium with FREE Red Giant Magic Bullet Colorista & COD Training DVD! Maximize your productivity with Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium software, the total post-production solution available for both Mac & Windows. Tighter-than-ever integration between Adobe’s all-new video, audio, and design tools – now including Adobe Flash CS3 Professional Read More

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NewTek Announces Major Upgrade to TriCaster STUDIOâ„¢

December 12, 2007

Free upgrade adds new preview monitor mode, full-featured character generator, and other significant improvements San Antonio, Texas — December 5, 2007 — NewTek, Inc., manufacturer of industry-leading video and 3D animation products, today announced the release of a major upgrade to its TriCaster STUDIOâ„¢ portable live production and virtual set system. Key new capabilities in Read More

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