Computers, Video Editing

Should You Move from Apple Mac to PCs?

June 27, 2018

The following expert is from a lengthy article that goes over compelling reasons for Mac users to move to a PC and explores the ins and outs of moving and versus staying. If you are on the fence about your own video editing workstation needs, this is definitely worth a read! Click through to read Read More

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By Jim,

Computers, Video Editing

5 THINGS: Building a Hackintosh for Avid, Premiere & FCPX

June 25, 2018

For all of you do-it-yourself-er’s out there, here’s one for you. It’s a great article for building yourself a Hackintosh, and it’s also a great reference for editors or live production professionals looking to upgrade their workstations and want to know what’s current and recommended. If you have live production, streaming needs, or 4k + Read More

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By Jim,

Computers, Video Editing

TriCaster TC1LP Control Surface Set Up Tutorial

June 15, 2018

Using a control surface to navigate through your production system makes everything you do easier.  Whether it’s bringing in sources, switching cameras or adding graphics to your show, having a control surface helps a lot.  In this tutorial from NewTek, Richard Evans goes through the step-by-step process to adding a TC1 Long Panel Control Surface Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Computers, Video Editing

Panasonic Shows Displays with NewTek NDI

June 14, 2018

If you’ve been looking for a production monitor that works with your IP-ready production hardware, take a look at this article! From AV Magazine A Panasonic signage display was shown accepting IP-video sources including content and overlays in conjunction with NewTek Studio Monitor software at InfoComm 2018. NewTek has unveiled an NDI signage demonstration designed Read More

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By Jim,

Computers, Video Editing

Apple 2020 : A roadmap for Professional Content Creators?

There’s been a major shift in Apple this year. This article reposted from RedShark News attempts to parse the changes and what it will mean for content creators –  Mac users, VFX and 3D creators and more. From RedSharkNews Apple’s commitment to professionals was impressively underscored at NAB18 with the reveal of ProRes RAW and Read More

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By Jim,

Computers, Video Editing

Samsung 360 Round / Stereoscopic Livestream in 360 VR

June 5, 2018

Genius takes a look in 3D and 2D at Samsung’s 360 Round VR camera. You’ll enjoy an upclose tour of this impressive 17-lens camera. Check it out. From Genius Channel NABShow 2018 with Samsung 360 Round / Stereoscopic Livestream in 360 VR Much like a traditional live television production, a control room will be available Read More

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By Jim,

Computers, Video Editing

Apple iMac Pro Delivers Pro Specs for Video Editing

May 18, 2018

If you are scoping out computers powerful enough for your video editing needs, you’ll want to take a look at this article reposted from Videomaker. It’s packed full of useful information. Even you aren’t interested in an iMac, you’ll gain some useful info on what works and what doesn’t in choosing a new workstation. Take Read More

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By Jim,

Computers, Video Editing

Understanding GPU acceleration: CUDA vs. OpenCL vs. OpenGL

May 10, 2018

Are you troubleshooting what’s slowing your workstation down? This article will help. Are you putting together an editing workstation? Read this article. Speed is on every editor’s mind, so find out why you should care about CUDA, OpenCL and OpenGL in this article reposted from Videomaker.com. From Videomaker.com What is CUDA? What about OpenCL and Read More

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By Jim,

Computers, Video Editing

G-Tech G-SPEED Shuttle 4-Bay Thunderbolt 3 Delivers Ideal Storage for Demanding Workflows

G-Technology is continuing the growth of storage devices and their capabilities more and more.  Bringing their devices into the Thunderbolt 3 world and bringing larger more professional-type storage solutions down to a consumer level is just what the G-SPEED Shuttle with Thunderbolt 3 is all about.  We liked it so much we did our own Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Computers, Video Editing

NewTek TriCaster Advanced Edition and IP Workflow Training Videos

April 27, 2018

If you have a new TriCaster TC-1 or TC Mini Advanced these videos will help you get up and running ASAP.  Unlike many older videos found on the NewTek website featuring older GUI and interfaces, these videos show the latest and greatest interface, GUI, NDI features and IP workflows.  These videos have helped us with Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,