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Buying An Avid Pro Tools System? Then Read This First — Pro Tools Expert

September 29, 2017

For those of you looking into getting into audio recording of any kind Avid Pro Tools has been the standard and continues to be a leader in the industry.  Just like with any media device there are some things you need to consider before purchasing.  Not only for the item you want, but what other Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

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Choosing the Right Workstation Set-Up for the Job – Randi Altman’s postPerspective

July 21, 2017

By Lance Holte Figuring out what the workstation you need for a project or your specific needs can seem simple.  Depending on what you want your computer for may dictate your decision.  For professional editors and anyone looking into producing video projects of any kind, there are some questions and concerns you might need to Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

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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,

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Another Long Time Mac Editor Migrates to Windows

January 30, 2017

Editor, Shane Ross from Little Frog in High Def wrote this piece on why he switched from Apple to Windows   This is a tough thing to admit, but I’m seriously considering a move from Mac to Windows.  Tough, because I’ve been a Mac user ever since I bought my first computer in 1991, a Read More

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By Courtney Wach,
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Lightroom Mac Speed Test with Custom PC

April 27, 2016

Spoiler alert: the custom PC consistently out-performed the Apple iMac! Videoguys Tech Select HP z Workstations are amazing performance work-horses, customized especially for video and film editing. Check them out here. LIGHTROOM MAC VS PC SPEED TEST | $4K IMAC VS $4K CUSTOM PC PERFORMANCE TEST SLRLounge.com Our studio has grown to a point where Read More

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By Britt,

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Mac vs PC? Meh. We’ve grown up.

May 6, 2013

Social Meteor by Troy Janisch Designers and video editors used to ‘need’ Mac computers to get the job done. Now, they’re getting the job done equally well on both platforms. Macs have been the preferred tool of visual designers and video editors for decades. They’ve also been an outcast of PC-centric corporate networks.  Over the Read More

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By Britt,

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Mac vs. PC – The Dilemma of a Small, One-Man-Band Production House

December 10, 2012

Screenlight by Ryan Dietz We are faced with decisions daily. Pepsi or Coke? Short-sleeves or long-sleeves? Mac or PC? But as a small production company, the answer to the last question is not as easy as it might sound. Let me first give you some background. I started my own production company in May 2011, Read More

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By Britt,