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Frame.io for iOS

Frame.io Releases iOS Version of Collaboration Platform

Frame.io is bringing its collaboration platform to iOS with a new iPhone app. "The old way of working with email and 10 different file-sharing and video-review services just wan't cutting it," said Frame.io CEO Emery Wells in a prepared statement. … more »

Herzog MasterClass

Take a Filmmaking Master Class with Werner Herzog This Summer

Throughout his prolific, provocative and famously independent career, Werner Herzog has brought a probing, operatic intensity to each of his films. The 73-year-old director of Aguirre, the Wrath of God, Fitzcarraldo, Grizzly Man and nearly 70 other features and documentaries, "has … more »

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Adobe Says QuickTime for Windows Fix Coming Soon

Adobe said it has prioritized its work on native support for ProRes in its Windows applications, avoiding the need for many Creative Cloud users to have QuickTime for Windows installed on their PCs. Adobe's ProRes implementation is fully licensed and … more »

LTO-7 tape cartridge

New LTO-7 Archiving Gear from ProMax, StorageDNA, XenData

Taking advantage of the latest-generation LTO tape technology, storage vendors are introducing new systems that exploit the advances in capacity and performance. Released late last year, LTO-7 more than doubled the per-tape capacity of the previous generation format (6.0 TB vs. … more »

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Magix Buys Vegas Pro, Sound Forge Pro and More from Sony

German software company Magix Software said it is acquiring Vegas Pro, Movie Studio, Sound Forge Pro and Acid Pro from Sony Creative Software. Magix said it will take over customer support for existing owners, with new versions expected to begin arriving … more »

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Review: DoPchoice Snapbag, Snapgrid and Butterfly Grids

Thinking about the products that have had the greatest impact on our working lives and we usually think about the pricey new camera, editing platform, or perhaps a new series lens. And that’s understandable. But when it comes to practicing … more »

Darth Maul: Apprentice

Making “Darth Maul: Apprentice”

io9 called this Star Wars film "amazing." The Independent called it "genuinely enthralling" and cited its "incredible lightsaber action." Nerdist said "This is exactly what we wanted." No, we're not talking about The Force Awakens. We're talking about a fan film: "Dath Maul: Apprentice." Cinema 4D maker … more »

The Other Side

Director Roberto Minervini on Louisiana and Life on The Other Side

The documentaries of Roberto Minervini, who was born in Italy but now lives in Houston, Texas, offer a different view of America’s South than filmmakers usually show. They resemble a much darker version of Les Blank’s portraits of Cajun life. … more »

Sony Canvas

Sony to Unveil Canvas Ultrafine LED Display at InfoComm

Sony is set to unveil Canvas, a new type of display technology, at InfoComm this year. Canvas uses surface-mounted light sources that Sony is calling Ultrafine LEDs, to drive large, high-contrast and HDR-ready displays. Canvas is rated at 1,000 nits of brightness … more »

Randall Dark

Speed Junkies: Randall Dark and Sharon Rankin on Fast from the Past

Filmmaker Randall Dark brought a lot of cameras to his latest shoot. Fast from the Past, the pilot-in-progress for a proposed reality-based television series following everyday characters as they rebuild classic muscle cars into racing vehicles to take out on … more »