Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

An Interview with Wayne Andrews, Matrox MXO2 Product Manager

November 29, 2008

What can Matrox MXO2 do for broadcasters?Save money in two scenarios: it’s an essential part of a field journalist’s tool kit and it’s a complete video/audio I/O solution for the post suite. How is it used in the field?As broadcasters seek to cut costs, often journalists find themselves shooting and editing their own material – Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

CS4 Production Premium & the nVidia CX

DAV’s TechTable by Dave Helmly I had the opportunity to work with nVidia on their new powerhouse of a video card, the NEW Quadro CX board. Over the past several months I also worked with one of the companies (ETI) who is the first to unleash the GPU power of nvidia’s CUDA for Adobe software. Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Focus Enhancements FS-5

DMN By Heath McKnight For those still using tape-based cameras, this unit is perfect for you The FS-5 Portable HD/SD DTE Recorder once again proves that Focus Enhancements is a leader in external, live-capture hard drives. Hook the FS-5 to your camera, and you’ll have video files that are easily accessible and editable. Plus, there Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Videoguys’ Tips for Shooting Family/Home/holiday Video

November 26, 2008

Happy Thanksgiving! We would like to thank all of our customers and friends for your support and patronage throughout the years. Every year around this time we refresh the following article and post it. Videoguys’ Tips for Shooting Family/Home/holiday VideoIf you’re like me, you shoot tons of video of your family. I’ve got hours and Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

ikan introduces the V8000HDMI 8" TFT LCD Monitor

November 24, 2008

ikan releases its second generation, high definition monitor, the V8000HDMI. We’ve taken an already great monitor and improved its versatility with additional inputs and more power options. Just like the original, the V8000HDMI has pass through inputs for composite, S-video and SD/HD component, but now it features the new HDMI input, enabling you to use Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

FS-4 Improves Workflow for WDAY and WDAZ

ChallengeIn the increasingly competitive news industry, time to air is crucial. With the pressure to grow market share and foster a loyal viewing audience, local news stations are looking to new technology and workflow solutions to help them be first with breaking news stories and quickly and cost-effectively deliver a wide range of premium content. Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Attention Avid Editors: Save 35% Today on the Videoguys’ Avid Essentials Bundle from Red Giant

Red Giant Software was founded in 2002 by industry veterans to develop and distribute special effects tools for digital video & film professionals. We develop our own applications and also publish other people’s technology. Our products are available as plug-ins for popular video editing and effects applications, including Adobe After Effects®, Adobe Photoshop®, Adobe Premiere Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

Premiere Pro CS4 Update includes project exchange with Final Cut Pro, Avid, Red Support

November 21, 2008

Videomaker by jburkhart In a move that will be applauded by many (including this editor), Adobe was the first software company to focus a release an update to their editing software that focuses on COMPATIBILITY! Yes, even with other software packages. This newest update to Premiere Pro CS4 allows you to exchange projects with Avid Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

CS4: it’s about time

By Brian Brown – Posted on DVinfoNet forums and posted here with his permission. CS4: it’s about time… saving time, that is. As a video professional, that’s more important to me than just “bells and whistles”. Clearly CS4 delivers quite a bit of both, but I’ll focus on the saving time category, and those upgrades Read More

By Britt,

Camera and Accessories, Video Editing

PANASONIC’S AVCHD FORMAT SUPPORTED BY ADOBE IN ITS LATEST RELEASE OF ADOBE CREATIVE SUITE SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS

November 20, 2008

SECAUCUS, NJ (October 16, 2008) – Panasonic Broadcast announced today that new production software applications from Adobe Systems Incorporated will offer native support of the company’s AVCCAM camcorder line-up. The latest version of Adobe® Creative Suite® Production Premium (CS4), a complete pre- and post-production solution for creative professionals, will support all Panasonic AVCHD format products, Read More

By Britt,