4K, UHD and 3D, Video Editing

Comments on 4K: Jon Thorn, AJA Video Systems

Comments on 4K: Jon Thorn, AJA Video Systems from Rick Young on Vimeo. Interview with Jon Thorn, Senior Product Manager at AJA Video Systems. When Jon Thorn speaks we listen. He is one of those guys that understands the production process and is deeply knowledgable about producing content to the highest levels. In this interview, Read More

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By Britt, November 4, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D, Video Editing

A Fresh Look at Apple’s Final Cut Pro X

Filmmaker by David Leitner Hard to believe, but FCP X is well over two years old and already into its ninth iteration. Its popular multicam tool arrived with version three in January of last year. In the past 12 months alone, no less than four new versions have been released, bringing dual viewers, a unified Read More

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By Britt, October 29, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Video Editing

The new Mac Pro: will professionals embrace Apple's brave, expensive vision of the desktop?

The Verge by Nathan Ingraham For photographers, designers, musicians, and video editors, Apple’s musclebound machine is the $3,000 question There’s no doubt that Apple’s brand-new Mac Pro is as much a statement as a computing tool. From its dramatic introduction at WWDC 2013 (marked by SVP Phil Schiller’s bravado) to its radically engineered internals, the Read More

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By Britt, October 28, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D, Video Editing

How to Import F5/F55 Footage in FCP, Avid and Premiere

AbelCine by Andy Shipsides With every new camera, come many new questions about workflow. The term “workflow” can be fairly broad, but today I am looking at importing Sony F5/F55 footage into various non-linear editing systems (NLEs). Both the F5 & F55 can record in MPEG2 (XDCAM), XAVC and HDCAM SR formats internally. With the Read More

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By Britt, October 25, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D

Thoughts on 4K for production and distribution.

The present and future of post production business and technology by  Philip Hodgetts I have conflicting thoughts about 4K for production and distribution. At one level I’m convinced it’s being pushed on us by equipment manufacturers when there is no real demand: at another I know from experience that there are some non-obvious advantages to Read More

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By Britt, October 24, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Video Editing

Mac Pro: What's truly radical is what you can do with it.

Apple When you want to make something great, you challenge every assumption. You cast aside every preconception. You refuse to rest until it’s the best it can possible be. Whether it’s a film, a song, a scientific discovery – or the tools that are used to make those things. We’ve never created anything like the Read More

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By Britt, October 23, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Specials and Promotions, Video Editing

ATTENTION Avid Editors: Upgrade Your Media Composer System with Avid Mojo DX or Nitris DX Hardware!

Avid Hardware and Software Upgrade Bundles on sale now at Videoguys.com. If you are having problems viewing this e-mail or would like to see it in your web browser click or copy and paste this link – http://www.webvideoguys.com/mc7-upd-hw.html ATTENTION Avid Editors: Upgrade Your Media Composer System with Avid Mojo DX or Nitris DX Hardware! Upgrades Read More

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By Britt,

4K, UHD and 3D, Video Editing

Zoic Bridges Remote Facilities and Paves a Path to 4K with AJA KONA 3G

AJA With locations in Culver City and Vancouver, Zoic Studios is responsible for award-winning effects in film, advertising, games and television. In addition to a steady stream of feature, games and commercial projects, Zoic is currently handling VFX for television showsFalling Skies, Once Upon a Time and Wonderland, all shot using virtual sets. The company is also venturing Read More

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By Britt, October 3, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D

Will 2014 Be the Year of 4K?

Creatvie COW by Debra Kaufman What will 2014 hold for the advancement of 4K? If the recent IBC 2013 in Amsterdam is any indication, 4K technology, for TV and film, is here to stay. Skeptics can point out that, not long ago, 3D was the darling of new technologies. But it’s worth noting that, though Read More

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By Britt, October 1, 2013

4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Storage Solutions, Video Editing

G-Technology show how to get almost 1000 MB/s write speeds with striped Thunderbolt drives

IBC 2013: G-Technology show how to get almost 1000 MB/s write speeds with striped Thunderbolt drives from Dan Chung on Vimeo. Ever wanted to get super fast drive read and write speeds in the field? editing RAW or 4K material on location? Well G-technology might just have answered your prayers with this clever workaround using Read More

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By Britt, September 27, 2013