4K, UHD and 3D, Computers, Production Hardware, Software, Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks

Top Eight Reasons to Upgrade to Wirecast 8

If you need more than one reason to switch to Wirecast 8, Telestream can help.  They’ve listed eight reasons to go along with the Wirecast 8 theme.  But if you haven’t switched yet I hope it’s just because you haven’t heard about the upgrade.  Assuming you have, the list of eight new features should help Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, October 18, 2017

Camera and Accessories, Computers, Production Hardware, Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks

Newtek NDI Allows Harvard to Centralize Its Control Rooms

By Brandon Costa of SVG The growth of college sports has expanded the field of video production.  Segmenting an entire field of it’s own, sports media is as big of a market in the media landscape.  With so many sports and a huge amount of colleges and universities participating, the schools are generally left on their Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

4K, UHD and 3D, Camera and Accessories, Computers, Production Hardware, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks

Free Firmware Update for Atomos’ Infernos

Anything given away free is generally good.  In the media world, free is really good cause just about anything you would need is pretty expensive.  Even some things like software, license renewals and upgrades aren’t even physical items but still can be a hefty price.  Free being as good as it is gets everyone’s attention.  Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

4K, UHD and 3D, Camera and Accessories, Computers, Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Moneyball Rules for Educational Video Producers

Taking risks in business is part of the game.  If you don’t take risks then you can’t ever expect to achieve anything other than just meeting expectations or worse, falling short.  “Taking risk” doesn’t necessarily mean doing something crazy or outlandish, but maybe something abnormal.  Sometimes the risk being taken is a very well-calculated step Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, October 16, 2017
NewTek NDI | HX

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NewTek NDI | HX Connect Spark and PTZ1 Camera Live Vidoeguys Webinar

In this webinar our host Jim highlights the NewTek NDI | HX line of products.  We have the NewTek Connect Spark video converters and the first NewTek NDIHX PTZ1 camera.  This new line works with NewTek’s NDI technology to send your media via NDI wherever you need to.  The NewTek PTZ1 just needs an internet Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, October 9, 2017

Camera and Accessories, Computers, Production Hardware, Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks

LiveU Solo Videoguys Product Spotlight

We’re back with our product spotlight videos and this week we’re featuring the LiveU Solo Premium Video Encoder.  This device is powerful, portable and best of all affordable.  It’s featured in a few bundles we have and works well as a great addition to any live streaming workflow.  Especially for productions that venture out from Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, October 6, 2017

Camera and Accessories, Computers, Production Hardware, Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks

Matrox Monarch LCS for Church Webcasts on YouTube and Facebook

With the growing number of web-based entertainment also comes the ease in which to do so.  Webcasts and podcast shows are becoming more and more popular each day and part of that has been the technology behind it.  Companies in this industry quickly realized that many of these productions don’t have the most tech savvy Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, October 3, 2017

Computers, Guides, Production Hardware, Software, Tech Tips & Tricks

Buying An Avid Pro Tools System? Then Read This First — Pro Tools Expert

For those of you looking into getting into audio recording of any kind Avid Pro Tools has been the standard and continues to be a leader in the industry.  Just like with any media device there are some things you need to consider before purchasing.  Not only for the item you want, but what other Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 29, 2017

4K, UHD and 3D, Camera and Accessories, Computers, Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks, VR Virtual Reality

Learn More about Livestreaming Festivals like Global Citizen & Panorama

From Rebecca Lerner at Forbes The live aspect of events has yet to be replaced by any major medium.  Concerts are recorded and major sporting events can be seen live on television but nothing replaces seeing an event live.  The same can be said for many festivals and live events that may not be broadcast in Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 28, 2017

Computers, Production Hardware, Software, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

New Post Workflows from Avid at IBC

Post production work can be demanding when it comes to storage.  With that, collaboration can also become affected which can have an impact on the general workflow.  Lately it seems shared storage and/or working off a network or a cloud-type service has been able to improve this kind of work as many post houses have Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 26, 2017