Video Editing

Adobe Effects 6.5 Production Bundle

December 28, 2004

2-Pop By David Saraceno Dec 17, 2004, 04:53 For more than a decade, After Effects has been synonymous with motion graphics excellence. The cross platform compositing, motion graphics, and special effects package was originally developed by The Company of Science and Art, acquired by Aldus, and finally found a home with Adobe. Version 1.0 offered Read More

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Videoguys Insider – Year End Digital Video News

December 26, 2004

As 2004 comes to a close we’ve had a bunch of new product announcements that are sure to make 2005 a banner year for digital videographers. The Sony HDR-FX1 HDV camcorder is now shipping. With a $3699 price tag it’s not for everyone, but it does mark the beginning of the next big thing in Read More

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Serious Magic’s Visual Communicator Studio

December 23, 2004

AVVMMP By David English Editor Visual Communicator Studio makes it easy for novice producers to create commercial-quality video presentations Some things sound too good to be true. Take Serious Magic’s Visual Communicator Studio. The company claims you can create a visual presentation in minutes, and the results can look as good as a professional newscast. Read More

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Basic DVD Authoring with Avid Xpress Studio

December 22, 2004

Editor’s Bin by: Alex Alexzander A basic DVD authoring overview using the integrated Avid Xpress Studio suite of applications. Use the Avid Xpress Pro timeline and MetaSync feature to add chapter markers and Chapter Button Reference Frames. Then export for DVD with the Sorenson Squeeze suite. Build a basic DVD using Avid DVD by Sonic. Read More

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Pinnacle Liquid Edition 6 review

December 21, 2004

eMedia By Jan Ozer – Posted Dec 1, 2004 Does Pinnacle Edition 6 makes the transition from professional to non-professional editors with ease of use through Windows-style menus and wizards, and multiple controls for similar functions? Pinnacle Liquid Edition was born in the days when virtually all video production was performed by professionals and almost Read More

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Shooting HDV

December 20, 2004

Videmaker Magazine by Matthew David Wachsman January, 2005 In only a decade, we’ve come from analog 8mm and VHS to all-digital camcorders good enough for broadcast. Now we are seeing new technology that will push videography well past the abilities of the average television. For less than $5,000, high-definition (HD) video is going consumer. High Read More

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Pre-Pro NLEs

by Stephen F. Nathans EventDV December 2004 You’re new to event video, but you know you have a knack for it. You want to hit the ground running—even if it’s only a half-dozen events per year—but you need to watch your pennies as you go. You can’t commit $600+ to any one tool, but you’re Read More

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Serious Magic Ships New Virtual Sets for its Award-Winning ULTRA Software

December 15, 2004

Master Sets Library 3 focuses on real-world environments ideal for business, training and education videos December 7, 2004 (Sacramento, CA)— Serious Magic, Inc.â„¢ today announced 12 new virtual sets focused on the business, training and education markets. Master Sets Library 3, designed exclusively for its award-winning ULTRAâ„¢, takes full advantage of Serious Magic’s VirtualTrakâ„¢ technology, Read More

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Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator Technology Brings Multichannel Sound Authoring to Pinnacle Video Editing Software

Pinnacle Systems first to ship software video editing applications featuring Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator Technology Dolby Laboratories announced its Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator multichannel encoding technology is being licensed by Pinnacle Systems, Inc. and embedded within Pinnacle’s latest desktop digital video editing software products. Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator is a standard feature in Pinnacle’s Liquid Read More

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Avid to Release Avid Xpress Pro HD

December 14, 2004

New HD version of company’s award-winning portable editing solution supports Panasonic DVCPRO HD and Avid DNxHD formats; native HDV support planned for mid-2005 Tewksbury, MA – December 8, 2004 – Avid Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVID) today announced plans to release Avid Xpress® Pro HD software, the first portable HD version of the company’s industry-leading nonlinear Read More

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