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First Look: Sony HVR-V1 24p HDV Camera

November 27, 2006

DV by Adam Wilt A 24p HD PD170? Good things may come in small packages… In early November, a Sony product manager delivered a pre-production HVR-V1 HDV camcorder, one of seven then floating around the country. The camera came bubble-wrapped in an aluminum camera case covered with Japanese shipping stickers. It lacked a serial number Read More

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Book Review: Douglas Spotted Eagle’s HDV: What You Need to Know, 2nd ed. (The Complete Guide)

November 13, 2006

Event DV by Stephen F. Nathans Douglas Spotted Eagle’s Complete Guide to HDV meets a maturing market with a book that is in fact three books in one: targeted technology overview, buyer’s guide, and—most importantly—focused field guide for DV producers making the jump to HDV. When the first edition of Douglas Spotted Eagle’s HDV: What Read More

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Videoguys' Avid Studio Toolkit with Pioneer BDR-101 Blu-ray burner bundles

November 8, 2006

Avid Xpress Pro Mojo with Studio Toolkit 5.6 PLUS Pioneer BDR-101A & TDK Blu-Ray Discs This Bundle Includes: • Avid Xpress Pro with Avid Mojo • Avid Studio Toolkit 5.6 with Avid DVD, Avid 3D & Avid FX. • Pioneer BDR-101A Blu-ray burner with one free TDK BDR25 and one re-writeable BDRE25 25GB discs. $2,999.00 Read More

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Videoguys' User Spotlight: Alex Alexzander shares his experiences with the new Avid Studio Toolkit 5.6

November 2, 2006

Alex Alexzander, a member of the Avid Community Forums, shares his experiences with the new Avid Studio Toolkit 5.6 Alex has worked with non-linear editing software since 1996, and specifically with Avid for the last 3 years. He is an active member of the Avid Community Forums and co-founder of two Avid user groups, based Read More

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Videoguys' DIY 5: Intel Core 2 Duo Strikes Back!

November 1, 2006

DIY 5 Update (04/07) – Build your own Dual Core computer for Digital VideoAs NAB2007 rolls around this April, we want to take the time and offer a DIY update article for you. Our DIY 4 and 5 machines are still an excellent recipe to follow.  We still advise anyone planning on building a new Read More

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Holiday Gift Card Offer from Videoguys

September 29, 2006

VIDEOGUYS FALL SPECIALS! Place an order of $400 or more before 10/4/2006 & we’ll send you a $20 VIDEOGUYS’ HOLIDAY GIFT CARD! Qualifying $400 purchase must be made between 9/28 and 10/4/06. Holiday Gift Card may be used on your next purchase but must be redeemed before January 31, 2007. Click here to check out Read More

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Videoguys' DIY – GPU

September 21, 2006

DIY – GPUPicking the right graphics card for your NLE workstation One of the most often asked questions we get asked on our tech support and sales lines (as well as in emails, online forums and user groups) is what is the best graphics card for NLE. The answer is actually pretty simple, once you Read More

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Sony Demos HVR-V1U HDV 24p Camcorder in NY Event

DMN By Charlie White Also shows 60GB hard disk recorder, HDV tape deck Sony rolled out its HVR-V1U HDV camcorder ($4800, shipping in December), along with an accompanying HVR-DR60 hard disk recorder ($1800, also shipping in December) that can record 4.5 hours of HDV footage on its 60GB hard disk. The camcorder uses three quarter-inch Read More

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Videoguys' Insider Vol 6 Issue 8: Major breaking news from IBC and our vendors

September 15, 2006

This past week the IBC exhibition and trade show took place in Amsterdam. Think of this as the NAB show for Europe. While we did not attend the show, many of our vendors were there and they had major new products to introduce, as well as software upgrades, new promotions and sneak peaks at future Read More

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Sony Aims New HDV 1080i High-Def Camcorder At Prosumer Video Producers On The Go

September 8, 2006

Sony is expanding its high-definition camcorder line with the introduction of the HDR-FX7 1080i HDV camcorder, a model with three-chip ClearVID CMOS Sensor technology to deliver exceptional high-def video and the utmost in creative control. For videographers on the move, the new model sports a compact body design, weighing in at about three pounds. It Read More

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