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Atomos Announces Sumo M 19-Inch Monitor

As companies grow and continue to come out with new products it gets tougher to stay ahead of the curve.  Some companies will try and cram in as many new features and even design elements to try and please everyone they possibly can.  It’s rare when companies do the opposite to try and appease their Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 20, 2017

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AJA Io 4K Plus Thunderbolt 3 I/O Device

As predicted, IBC this year as always was a hotbed of activity this year.  Not surprising of course, but AJA unveiled a few new products at this year’s IBC.  AJA has a new line of mini converters dubbed the “FiDO” line that converts “12G to fiber and vice versa”.  Also AJA is implementing price cuts Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 19, 2017
G-DRIVE mobile SSD usb-c

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G-Technology G-Drive Mobile SSD R-Series Lights-Up Data Transfers At 560MB/s Over USB-C

G-Technology will be launching a new ruggedized, super fast, portable SSD drive later this year that promises to handle large files in real time! This is fantastic news for content creators working with UHD and 4K footage. Read more from Hotware.com: …G-Technology says that the fast 560MB/s transfer speed is enough to allow content creators Read More

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By Britt,
Avid 4K Workflows

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Avid MediaCentral for Post Accelerates Your 4K Workflow

Are you prepared for 4K or UHD post-production? Avid is here to help – they announced their MediaCentral for Post at IBC 2017, which can help you create a studio that can meet the demands of 4K production. Check out the components, available here at Videoguys, and the details of 4K workflows in this article Read More

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By Britt, September 18, 2017

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Learn Why HDR Is the Real Deal

Replicating what the human eye can see has been the main goal from cinematographers and filmmakers for years.  As the technology grows and cameras get better the images from these devices are clearer and closer to what we as humans actually see.  Barry Baverman from StudioDaily in this article shows how HDR advances have made Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,
University Tests NDI

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University Tests NDI® to Remedy Space, Budget Limitations | NewTek Studio

From NewTek Blog By Heather Halsey Like many universities across the country, the athletics department at North Carolina Central University (NCCU) has experienced some growing pains over the last few years as its video production requirements have evolved. Earlier this summer, NCCU partnered with Jack Guthrey of Marshall Graphics Systems to examine whether a cutting-edge Read More

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By Britt, September 15, 2017
Why HEVC H.265 Matters

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Teradek Whitepaper: Top 4 Reasons Why HEVC (H.265) Matters

From Teradek The video ecosystem is evolving, and the hot topic right now is the shift from AVC to HEVC. H.265 / High Efficiency Video Compression (HEVC) is the newest video compression standard that technology has been gradually shifting towards, and while the standard isn’t exactly new by any means (it was first ratified in Read More

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By Britt, September 14, 2017

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5 Ways Your Company Should Use Live Video

A company’s use of live video can help grow that business exponentially.  Whether it’s for advertising, meetings or any other application possible it’s important to use the right equipment.  Epiphan has been a leader in live video streaming technology with their Pearl and Webcaster series of products.  They’ve gone and listed the five ways company’s Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

4K, UHD and 3D, Software, Storage Solutions, User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

System Showcase: Avid Supports Practical 4K Workflows at Technicolor PostWorks New York – The Broadcast Bridge – Connecting IT to Broadcast

This article features the workflow setup at post production and finishing studio Technicolor-PostWorks New York. Need insight into setting up a studio workflow that supports the demands of 4K footage? Take a look at how these guys do it: From The Broadcast Bridge The advent of file-based post-production has changed the way content is created Read More

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By Britt, September 13, 2017
Epiphan

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Live Stream with Confidence Using Epiphan Pearl 2

Epiphan says it perfectly, “never live stream video with flaky equipment again!” Check out how Epiphan produces their weekly live shows each week. Nobody wants to live stream video using flaky equipment. We stream the Live @ Epiphan show from our studio each week covering topics related to live streaming. Being able to eliminate our Read More

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By Courtney Wach, August 28, 2017