Computers, Production Hardware, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Avid’s MediaCentral Will Speed Up Your Collaborative Workflows

From RedShark News Working in a creative cloud has become the new trend for companies to improve their workflow.  Especially in a collaborative field, working in a cloud-like network makes it easier for anyone to work and share.  The most collaborative field being media, a cloud service built for those fields would be incredibly valuable Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 20, 2017

Computers, Production Hardware, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Avid Artist | DNxIV Thunderbolt 3 based I/O

The Avid Artist | DNxIQ is an all-encompassing video capture, monitoring and output device.  For anyone with the space the DNxIQ as their main interface it would probably be the most useful device in your arsenal.  For those who may not have the room for such a large device, Avid once again is thinking of Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 19, 2017

Computers, Software, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Avid MediaCentral for Post Accelerates Your 4K Workflow

With the growth of streaming video services, traditional broadcast companies are looking for content to keep up.  Most of those companies have started up their own on-demand app or service to compete and in most cases produce shows just for that service.  With this revolution in media, problems naturally arise.  Now that there is more Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,
G-DRIVE mobile SSD usb-c

4K, UHD and 3D, Storage Solutions

G-Technology G-Drive Mobile SSD R-Series Lights-Up Data Transfers At 560MB/s Over USB-C

G-Technology will be launching a new ruggedized, super fast, portable SSD drive later this year that promises to handle large files in real time! This is fantastic news for content creators working with UHD and 4K footage. Read more from Hotware.com: …G-Technology says that the fast 560MB/s transfer speed is enough to allow content creators Read More

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By Britt,
Seagate LaCie desktop drive for 360-degree video

Storage Solutions, VR Virtual Reality

Hula Post: Virtual Reality Post-Production Simplified – Seagate

Here’s how one production studio is handling the storage challenges of VR content and 360-degree footage. Creating immersive experiences requires equipment that can handle massive amounts of data. Seagate and LaCie are tackling that challenge. Read on for details: From Seagate …If a drive is going to fall off a desk or get used over Read More

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By Britt, September 14, 2017

Computers, Production Hardware, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks

Roundup: 9 New Video Storage Products

Finding the right storage device for the type of work you need one for is incredibly important.  Just looking for the fastest or the biggest is a way to look, but you might be selling your needs short in the end if all factors aren’t considered.  Furthermore, going with the first device you like or Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Camera and Accessories, Computers, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

G-Tech Storage Simplifies Time-Lapse Workflow

Time-Lapse photography and video is one of the oldest forms of the medium we have.  In fact, time-lapse photography itself gave birth to moving pictures and gave birth to what would become filmmaking.  Today time-lapse photography and video can be seen everywhere in commercials and segues in movies and television shows.  It’s such a relatable Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 13, 2017

4K, UHD and 3D, Software, Storage Solutions, User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

System Showcase: Avid Supports Practical 4K Workflows at Technicolor PostWorks New York – The Broadcast Bridge – Connecting IT to Broadcast

This article features the workflow setup at post production and finishing studio Technicolor-PostWorks New York. Need insight into setting up a studio workflow that supports the demands of 4K footage? Take a look at how these guys do it: From The Broadcast Bridge The advent of file-based post-production has changed the way content is created Read More

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By Britt,

Storage Solutions, User Stories and Reviews

Hands on with LaCie 12big Thunderbolt 3 RAID

Looking for solutions to store your 4K footage? This review of the large capacity LaCie 12big RAID will give you a good start. From StudioDaily …if you are working on a feature film or TV show with a budget, the LaCie 12big RAIDs are what you need for reliable, fast online storage, configured to protect Read More

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By Britt, August 29, 2017

Production Hardware, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks

A New ‘Superdrive’ Being Released from LaCie

By Charles Haine Guaranteeing storage stability is nearly impossible.  No matter how many precautions are taken, there will always be the chance that a hard drive will crash possibly resulting in loss of media.  LaCie is looking to ease that concern with their new ‘Superdrive’, the 6Big and 12Big drives.  LaCie was looking to create Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, August 25, 2017