Computers, Video Editing

Apple iMac Pro Delivers Pro Specs for Video Editing

May 18, 2018

If you are scoping out computers powerful enough for your video editing needs, you’ll want to take a look at this article reposted from Videomaker. It’s packed full of useful information. Even you aren’t interested in an iMac, you’ll gain some useful info on what works and what doesn’t in choosing a new workstation. Take Read More

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Computers, Video Editing

PC Build Log 01 — Matt Christensen

March 28, 2018

We get lots of questions from editors and studios about what workstations are best for video editing. You can see our general System Recommendations here. And we’ve compiled a quick look at a 3 part PC Build Log below put together by a video editing pro – thoughtful, thorough and totally DIY. We know many Read More

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Computers, Video Editing

Adobe Premiere Pro Used for 6K Natively-edited Feature Film

March 16, 2018

Enjoy this conversation between film editor Vashi Nedomansy and writer Matthew Jeppsen on the post-production challenges of editing 6K film footage. Nedomansky’s film was featured in Sundance this year – “6 Below: Miracle on the Mountain.” He used a hefty Dell 7910 workstation with some nVidia P6000 parts and Adobe Premiere Pro for editing. All of Read More

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Computers, Video Editing

Building a $1,500 PC For Video Editing

March 7, 2018

If you are considering the DIY approach to building yourself a PC workstation that can handle your modern video editing needs, take a look at the article below. From soup to nuts, this article will help you sort out every piece of the DIY process. It’s a big task, but worth a read even if Read More

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Computers, Video Editing

Building a 4K Video Editing PC for 2018

December 5, 2017

The following article is packed with information that can help you build your own 4K video editing PC, and it can help you navigate what’s important when you are shopping for a pre-built workstation. If you haven’t seen our HP z custom built workstations for video editing, check out our introduction here – you’ll find Read More

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Computers, Video Editing

Video Editors in Their Edit Suites

July 24, 2017

Editing suites for any editor can be a variety of things.  Maybe an editing “lab” in their film school, a family-used computer with a demo version editing software or a customized set-up with a combination of different devices and brands.  For anyone interested in knowing about major editing suites, Jonny Elwyn‘s article on his page Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Computers, Video Editing

Goodbye to Mac: Making the Switch to a Windows PC

July 11, 2017

Looking for a new computer can be tasking to anyone.  The research and learning about different types of hardware and what resolution the screen is can be a lot for someone in the market.  Some might think it’s better if you’ve got your mind made up, or at least be a preferred user of one Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Computers, Video Editing

iMac Pro vs Microsoft Surface Studio

June 30, 2017

The war between Microsoft and Apple rages on with the battle of the new all-in-one’s: the iMac Pro versus the Microsoft Surface Studio.  Both machines are high-end pieces of equipment targeting professionals in the media or creative fields.  As appealing as that may be to any user, most of us will choose one brand over the Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

Computers, Video Editing

Mac Pro vs. HP Z Workstations – A Guide for 4K Editing Workflow

May 17, 2017

The hardware requirements for the film and professional video industries are on a sharp incline due to the dramatic increase of resolutions and frame rates. The industry has quickly moved from HD to UHD or 4K, and even higher in some cases. Frame rates have often doubled and even quadrupled in some segments such as action sports, not Read More

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Apple Mac Pro vs HP Z Workstations Guide for 4K Video Editing