4K, UHD and 3D, Camera and Accessories, Computers, Production Hardware, Storage Solutions, Tech Tips & Tricks

Free Firmware Update for Atomos’ Infernos

Anything given away free is generally good.  In the media world, free is really good cause just about anything you would need is pretty expensive.  Even some things like software, license renewals and upgrades aren’t even physical items but still can be a hefty price.  Free being as good as it is gets everyone’s attention.  Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, October 18, 2017
G-DRIVE mobile SSD usb-c

Storage Solutions

G-Tech G-DRIVE SSD R-Series is Rugged Enough to Survive 3-Meter Drops

G-Technology has a new product line of rugged SSD external hard drives called the R Series. This article by No Film School gives a good overview of this promising new product, especially for photographers, videographers, or anyone on the go who needs to protect their portable data. From NoFilmSchool …Increasingly, solid-state drives (SSDs) are becoming Read More

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By Britt, October 17, 2017

Storage Solutions, User Stories and Reviews

Glyph Atom is one of the fastest SSDs available

Andrew O’Hara reviews the Glyph Atom SSD drives and their incredible speed! What makes Glyph different Glyph utilizes RAID-0. This is known as striping RAID. What happens is that instead of writing to just one drive at 480MBps, it writes to two drives simultaneously. Ostensibly doubling the read and write speed of the drive. The Read More

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By Courtney Wach, October 11, 2017

4K, UHD and 3D, Camera and Accessories, Production Hardware, Software, Storage Solutions, Streaming, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

PostPerspective IBC2107 videos featuring Avid, Adobe, TeleStream and Boris FX

IBC 2017 in Amsterdam was huge for the media world.  Here from PostPerspective are a few videos of products and companies that are taking huge steps forward this year and into next. IBC 2017: Avid‘s Matt Feury Avid was at IBC with Media Composer|First, a free version of the NLE. The non-free version of Media Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, October 9, 2017
Thunderbolt 3 storage

Guides, Specials and Promotions, Storage Solutions

G-Technology Thunderbolt 3 Drives & RAID Now in Larger Capacities!

Lightning-Fast | High-Performance G-Technology Thunderbolt 3 Drives & RAID Now in Larger Capacities! With the new family of G-Technology Thunderbolt™ 3 devices, you get high capacity, fast data transfers, and the ability to daisy-chain up to five additional devices for lightning-fast output through a single port. Combined with Enterprise-class 7200RPM hard drives and a 5-year Read More

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By Britt, October 4, 2017

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

New Post Workflows from Avid at IBC

Post production work can be demanding when it comes to storage.  With that, collaboration can also become affected which can have an impact on the general workflow.  Lately it seems shared storage and/or working off a network or a cloud-type service has been able to improve this kind of work as many post houses have Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 26, 2017

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

LumaForge Offering Support for Shared Projects in Adobe Premiere – Randi Altman’s postPerspective

Shared storage has become one of the most sought after resources in media today.  Whether it’s a cloud server or a remote server having the ability and flexibility to simultaneously work on projects with numerous colleagues in various roles is a nice advantage for companies to employ.  LumaForge has collaborated with Adobe Premiere Pro CC Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal, September 22, 2017

Camera and Accessories, Storage Solutions, User Stories and Reviews

Learning Tricks of The Trade with Outdoor Photographer Andy Best – Lacie Blog

Need to offload your footage on location? Here’s a great user story that may give you some ideas on how deal with your UHD or 4K footage in the field. You’ll definitely want some Thunderbolt! From LaCie Blog The following piece originally ran on electrify. The Q&A, with outdoor photographer and cinematographer Andy Best, offers Read More

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By Britt,
G-Technology G-RACK 12

Industry News and Press Releases, Storage Solutions

Media Alert: G-Technology® Releases SDK for G-RACK™ 12 High-Performance NAS Solution | Business Wire

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC), a global data storage technology and solutions leader, today announced the availability of a new software development kit (SDK) for its G-Technology® 12-bay G-RACK™ 12 high-performance NAS solution for content creation professionals managing libraries of video and audio. Utilizing the SDK, G-RACK 12 third-party partners now have Read More

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By Britt,

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

Avid, AICE, and the ACA: Collaborating on the Future

Obtaining genuine customer feedback is important for any company.  If your customers aren’t satisfied then the business is soon to be in peril.  Maintaining a relationship with users in a fast growing technological industry is key to not only maintaining those users, but growing the business by getting new customers.  Avid has been very proactive Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,