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Telestream Wirecast 8 & Wirecast Gear 230 Selected Videoguys Top Products of 2017 Video

December 30, 2017

With the introduction of Wirecast 8, Telestream added some cool new features and important performance enhancements to their popular Wirecast live streaming and production software.  Wirecast is the only live streaming software available for both PCs and Macs. It is easy to use and allows you to mix video from multiple sources, add graphics, lower thirds, Read More

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G-Technology Shuttle XL Selected Videoguys Top Products of 2017 Video

If you need to support 4K, 8K or VR workflows look no further than G-SPEED Shuttle XL, an  8-bay hardware RAID, Thunderbolt 3 storage solution that is both portable and rugged.  When the first generation of G-SPEED Shuttle XL with Thunderbolt 2 connectivity shipped a couple of years ago I really liked it, but I was Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

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LaCie 2big Dock Selected Videoguys Top Products of 2017 Video

December 29, 2017

This is the RAID storage solution I have been asking for and waiting years to get! It’s a two drive external RAID with Thunderbolt 3 connectivity that also has built in card readers! YAY!! 2big Dock can be easily configured for Windows or Mac, in RAID 1, 0 or JBOD, using LaCie‘s excellent RAID manager tool.  Read More

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Epiphan Webcaster X2 Selected Videoguys Top Products of 2017 Video

December 28, 2017

Webcaster X2 is an on camera device that allows you to stream directly from your HD camcorder to either YouTube or Facebook Live. This is a big deal for web streamers who actually care about the video quality and composition of their productions. By using you favorite HD Camcorder you can shoot dramatically better quality Read More

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By Jim,

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Is the LaCie 2Big 20TB the BEST Hard Drive for Video & Photo Editing?

If you are looking for a workhorse storage solution, you’ll want to take a good long look at the LaCie 2big Dock. The video below unboxes and reviews this desktop RAID storage device – take a look, it’s really well done. What stands out, beside the 2big Dock’s speed, is the front facing media card Read More

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Teradek Powers Live Streams and Switching with Just an iPad

Live streaming has become a main provider of entertainment and is on the rise.  The technology is being improved more and more each month it seems and much of the new technology is becoming easier to use.  So much easier that Teradek has an app for the iPhone that allows you to produce and stream Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

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NewTek TriCaster TC1 Selected Videoguys Top Products of 2017 Video

NDI is revolutionizing live production and streaming work flows.  It’s an IP-based technology that allows you to transmit audio and video over standard GigE networks. So it can replace costly SDI and not as reliable HDMI cables and connections in your live production workflow. We’ve posted numerous videos featuring NDI and NDI products and one of Read More

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Avid Media Composer Editing: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Post Magazine interviewed The Last Jedi editor, Bob Ducsay.  There’s not a lot of tech talk or workflow description, it’s more about his artistic approach, but he does reference the massive amounts of storage they had to manage. If you are an editor looking into best practices for video editing using RAID storage, or if Read More

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By Jim,

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5 Steps to Mastering Your Video Editing Workflow

Are you an editor with a resolution to get organize? Are you looking for ways to outsmart your tendency to procrastinate? This article, written by an accomplished and self professed procrastinator, may give you some good tips and tricks for tackling your video editing workflow. Structure and bite-size daily goals are the key. Read on Read More

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7-Eleven Uses NewTek TriCasters for Retail Education

December 27, 2017

NewTek TriCasters are paving the way for success in retail education in Thailand. In this article by Ellen Camloh, demonstrates how convenient and easy it is to operate a NewTek TriCaster. Easy Switch “We chose NewTek TriCaster® because it is easy to use,” says the group. “It’s a flexible system that works well with many Read More

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