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Avid Media Composer Buy vs Lease

February 22, 2018

Videoguys Featuerd Guide by Gary Bettan  We get asked all the time by video editors about which way is the right way to purchase Avid Media Composer? Should you purchase a perpetual license or subscribe. We put this chart together to help you decide which makes the best financial sense to you. First and foremost, you Read More

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Teradek VidiU Pro – The Must Have Tool for Professional Live Streaming

December 23, 2017

[Dec 23, 2017 update] Many videographers and companies are now delivering Live Streaming of events, sports, weddings, plays, graduation ceremonies, training sessions, news reporting and promotions. With free or very affordable CDNs like YouTube Live, Facebook Live, UStream, Twitch LiveStream, Wowza or any RTMP server you can easily deliver your live content to any number Read More

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Videoguys NLE Video Storage FAQ (2017 Edition)

August 16, 2017

Watch our Video Storage FAQ webinar, starting with a pre-show and product spotlight on G-RAID. Q: What storage do I need? A: Hey… we might as well start with the basics! This is definitely the most common question we get asked. Unfortunately there is no easy answer as the right answer may change depending on Read More

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Grass Valley EDIUS Pro and Workgroup 8 FAQ

July 18, 2017

Updated July 2017 1. What is the difference between EDIUS Pro 8 and EDIUS Workgroup 8? Grass Valley EDIUS Pro 8 is targeted at the professional production user. EDIUS Workgroup 8 is aimed at editors working within a broadcast-based, collaborative editing environment that might require GV STRATUS or third-party MAM connectivity, or to edit-in-place on Read More

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Avid Media Composer | First vs. Media Composer Comparison Chart

July 12, 2017

It’s a fact that over 95% of all mainstream movies released in 2016 were edited on Media Composer. And so were most TV shows, too! Media Composer | First is a completely free version of the same video editing application, available on either Mac or PC. If you are an aspiring filmmaker or vlogger looking Read More

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Epiphan Webcaster X2 FAQs – Facebook Live and YouTube Encoder

June 21, 2017

Frequently asked questions about Webcaster X2, Epiphan Video’s simple to use, all-in-one Facebook Live and YouTube encoder. 1. Where can I stream to with Webcaster X2? Webcaster X2 can stream to your YouTube Channel or Events you create on YouTube, to your Facebook Timeline, or to a Facebook Page, Event or Group for which you have Read More

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NewTek TriCaster TC1 First Impressions from Videoguys.com

April 11, 2017

The NewTek TriCaster TC1 is a HOMERUN! GRAND SLAM! The NewTek TriCaster TC1 delivers a level of price, performance, features, technology, expandability and future proofing that has NEVER been seen in the world of live production and streaming.  When I first heard about NDI it was two years ago at the NAB show, I was Read More

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Avid DNxIO Frequently Asked Questions

March 7, 2017

Q. What is Artist | DNxIO? A. Avid Artist | DNxIO is a powerful, professional video I/O interface designed to simplify and accelerate your entire HD, Ultra HD, 2K, and 4K workflow. Available as standalone hardware or bundled with industry-standard Media Composer software, Artist | DNxIO enables you to capture, monitor, and output media quickly—in Read More

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Avid Media Composer Upgrade and Reinstatement Offer FAQ

February 22, 2017

Who qualifies for the limited time Avid Media Composer Upgrade and Reinstatement offer? Anyone who currently owns Avid Media Composer v3.0 or higher, Avid Symphony v3.0 or higher or Avid NewsCutter v7.0 or higher, qualifies for this special limited time offer. Note:  Avid Meridien and Xpress systems do not qualify. What do I get with the Read More

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Introducing our new line up of Videoguys Tech Select HP Z workstations

January 20, 2017

We’ve had tremendous success over the past year with our Videoguys Tech Select HP Z workstations. In anticipation of re-configuring our systems this year, we waited for HP to certify the latest revs of NVIDIA Quadro cards so we could put them in our new builds.  They’re ready!  We’ve put together 5 killer workstations that Read More

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