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Avid & Matrox Promotions End Tomorrow!

September 29, 2010

HURRY! $495 UPGRADE PRICE EXPIRES 9/30/2010! THIS IS YOUR LAST CHANCE TO UPGRADE AND SAVE $200 AVID WANTS YOU BACK WITH MEDIA COMPOSER 5Turning Dongles into Gold with the Avid Media Composer 5 Upgrade with Avid Production Suite for Under $500 before Oct 1st We know that many Avid editors have switched over to Apple Read More

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Configuring a Mac Pro for Editing

September 23, 2010

digitalfilms by Oliver Peters Nearly any modern laptop or desktop computer has enough horsepower to run the leading graphics, editing or encoding applications. The right choice depends on your need for expandability, interconnectivity and/or performance with specific formats. I do a lot of Apple Final Cut Pro editing, so I stick with Macs. This also Read More

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The Quadro FX 4800 for Mac + Premiere Pro CS5 = fast

The EDITBLOG on PVC by Scott Simmons Beyond CS5 there’s other reasons you might want a 4800. Like DaVinci Resolve for Mac. A couple of months ago I was offered the opportunity to test out the NVIDIA Quadro FX 4800 for Mac. This beast of a video card is one of the more powerful cards Read More

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Top 10 Reasons to make the switch to Adobe CS5 Production Premium

September 22, 2010

GET A BETTER EDITING WORKFLOW WHEN YOU MAKE THE SWITCH TO ADOBE® CREATIVE SUITE® 5 PRODUCTION PREMIUM®If you own any Adobe title including Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere or After Effects you may qualify for the Adobe Point Product Upgrade and Save more than $500 from Videoguys.com Buy Adobe CS5 Production Premium today & Get a FREE Read More

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Get a Better Editing Workflow when You Make the Switch to Adobe CS5.5 Production Premium

September 21, 2010

With Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5 software, you can craft stories more efficiently, save time by integrating with Adobe After Effects® and Adobe Photoshop,® edit virtually anything thanks to broad native tapeless and DSLR camera support, and enjoy industry-leading 64-bit performance. Stepping up to the enhanced videoediting power of Adobe CS5.5 is now easier than ever. Read More

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Behind the Scenes of Adobe CS5

September 19, 2010

Ken Stone by Steven DouglasNot every new version of software that comes to market makes as big a splash as a company might expect from the public. We certainly saw that with Final Cut Studio 3 which many preferred to refer to as Final Cut 2.5. OVERVIEWWe’ve seen the same happen with past versions of Adobe Read More

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September HOT New Products and Promotions

September 17, 2010

What’s new at Videoguys.com? We are always looking for new products and vendors to expand our catalog and bring you the best gear for video editing and production. This week we’re proud to announce the addition of Shure Microphones, Wireless Mic Systems, Mixers and Headphones. We have also just received some great new training titles Read More

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Sonicfire Pro 5 with Premiere Pro CS5 Workflow Video Tutorials

September 16, 2010

PVC by Jeff Foster Learn how to use Sonicfire Pro 5 to create and edit music scoring for your video projects in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5. Watch as I use real-world examples of how I work using SmartSound Sonicfire Pro 5 with Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 in a broadcast bumper. The first video is an Read More

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Adobe Gives Us the Brush Off: New AE CS5 Tool Makes Rotoscoping Easier Than Ever

September 15, 2010

Editors Guild by Ben Bardens In the previous two installments in this series (Editors Guild Magazine MAR-APR 10, MAY-JUN 10), I covered time-tested and traditional techniques for rotoscoping footage using After Effects and Photoshop.  These techniques, involving animated mask shapes or exporting frames to Photoshop, while fundamental and effective, require the user to determine the Read More

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Improving Media Composer

digitalfilms by Oliver Peters As an editor, I’ve probably used a dozen different editing systems for billable gigs. If you add the other systems I’ve reviewed, but didn’t use on client projects, coupled with those I’ve had working exposure to, that’s easily twice as many. This experience gives one a keen awareness of the pros Read More

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