Computers, Video Editing

G-RAID 800GB External FireWire 800 Storage

February 18, 2005

DMN Product Review: by Charlie White Fastest FireWire 800 array yet If you’re looking for mammoth amounts of fast storage, here’s a FireWire 800 (1394b) disk that fills the bill nicely. The G-RAID FireWire array by G-Tech, Inc. is a gleaming stainless steel external disk enclosure that’s available in four different sizes, 160GB ($300), 320GB Read More

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Timeline: Tips for Editing Montages

February 17, 2005

by Bill Davis Videomaker Mag February, 2005 If you’ve been around video long, you’re probably familiar with the term “montage” (män-‘täzh). It’s a French term that comes from the world of cinema. Webster defines a montage as: 1: the production of a rapid succession of images in a motion picture to illustrate an association of Read More

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Computers, Video Editing

DeckLink Deconstructed

VideoSystems By Steve Mullen Blackmagic’s line of HD I/O and acceleration cards facilitates several levels of HD editing. Blackmagic Design’s DeckLink HD I/O boards offer HD-SDI input and output of HD video, and some versions allow analog monitoring. Australia’s Blackmagic Design has been leading the way to all-digital video production by delivering low-cost SDI and Read More

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HDV and the Sony FX1

February 15, 2005

eMedia Live By Jan Ozer – Posted Feb 15, 2005 After testing Sony’s HDR-FX1, I’m an HDV believer. It’s not the second coming of DV, but it can be extremely useful in a number of circumstances, including when you need to down-sample the results to SD formats. Conversation between Stephen Nathans, editor and myself, December Read More

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DeckLink Extreme

February 14, 2005

Ten-bit SDI and Analog I/O Card Reviewed by Marco Solorio for DV Mag Price, performance, and quality arrive in one package. A versatile card, even if not used for editing purposes. The software is really maturing with Blackmagic Design and brings this package to a new level. If only there were a few more I/O Read More

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Pinnacle Studio Plus version 9

February 10, 2005

DMN Review by John Virata Pinnacle Studio Plus 9.3 is an entry level video editing suite that provides tools for a whole host of special effects and movie making. Entry level video editing tools are one of the big sellers in consumer based content creation applications, especially with the explosive popularity of digital video camcorders. Read More

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Combustion 4 Announced

February 8, 2005

New features to improve workflow DMN Interview By Stephen Schleicher Today, Discreet announced the forthcoming release of combustion 4, an upgrade to its desktop compositing & paint application. Digital Media Net’s Stephen Schleicher caught up with combustion Discreet Training Specialist Ken La Rue to talk about some of the new features and improvements including the Read More

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The After Effects of After Effects 6.5

February 6, 2005

DMN Interview: by Stephen Schleicher Adobe’s Steve Kilisky reflects on AE’s success a year later Steve Kilisky is a Group Product Manager for Adobe Systems Incorporated, where he is responsible for Adobe After Effects marketing. Kilisky joined Adobe in 1995, bringing a diverse background that included more than 10 years of experience in the video Read More

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Pinnacle Liquid Edition 6 Pro Competitive Upgrade $499.95 after Rebate!!

February 4, 2005

Attention all owners of Premiere 6.x or higher HW/SW bundles, AVID, Final Cut, Vegas Video & Liquid Edition 5.x Pro – $200 Mail In Rebate Exp 3/31/05 Upgrade to Liquid Edition PRO version 6 and enhance your productivity today. In addition to all of the strong editing features that professionals demand and require, Liquid Edition Read More

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Avid Xpress Studio $500/$1,000 Rebates

February 3, 2005

Do it all! Save $500 to $1000 on Avid Xpress Studio Xpress Studio is Avid’s revolutioniary post production suite that integrates FIVE of the industy’s best applications – all optimized to work together! Move your projects & media effortlessly between Avid Xpress Pro and Avid ProTools LE combining DigiDesign’s Oscar award winning audio production tools Read More

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