Category Archives: Editing

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HP Retains Its Lead in Workstations — But Just Barely, Research Finds

HP is still the leader in workstation sales, but a reinvigorated Dell is coming on strong, according to new figures from Jon Peddie Research (JPR) that show Dell pulling within three percentage points of the leader in market share by units. That's … more »

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Frame.io Platform Gets V1.1 Update

Collaborative post platform Frame.io is getting a major update, with new features designed to improve security and make project-sharing easier for large groups. The expanded sharing and permission controls allow users to turn off download, sharing, and invitation tools for collaborators, … more »

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Lenovo Debuts ThinkPad P Series 15- and 17-Inch Mobile Workstations

At SIGGRAPH, Lenovo announced the new ThinkPad P Series mobile workstations, including a 17-inch model that can be configured with up to 64 GB of DDR4 ECC RAM, 1 TB of SSD storage, Thunderbolt 3 connectivity, and a 4K UHD … more »

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BenQ Ships New 4K UHD Display

BenQ shipped the BL2711U, a new 27-inch UHD (3840×2160) "design monitor" aimed at video editors, animators, graphic artists and the CAD/CAM market.  The 10-bit IPS panel fully supports both sRGB and Rec.709 color. (It makes no claims about the next-generation Rec.2020 … more »

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Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 12 Enters Public Beta

Blackmagic Design today announced that a public beta version of DaVinci Resolve 12, introduced at NAB 2015, is available for download.  The company also announced a name change, dropping the "Lite" descriptor entirely. "This is because there is nothing 'lite' about … more »

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Podcasts from the Front Lines: Editor Roger Barton on Terminator Genisys

Over the years, film editor Roger Barton has carved out a fruitful niche cutting high-octane, big-action, visual effects-loaded Hollywood extravaganzas. Indeed, his resume is chock full of Transformer pictures (three to be exact), along with Star Wars: Revenge of the … more »

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Panasas Scales Up the Scale-Out NAS with ActiveStor 18

Storage vendor Panasas put more power into its push into the media and entertainment market today with the announcement of the new ActiveStor 18 scale-out NAS appliance. The key specs for the ActiveStor 18 are scalability and storage density. With … more »

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What’s New in Avid Media Composer 8.4? Up to 8K Editing.

Avid Media Composer 8.4 sweetens the deal for high-resolution workflow, allowing users to work in custom resolutions all the way up to 8K. Avid said the new version of Media Composer also improved real-time playback for other codecs. Sony XAVC-I … more »

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CineSync Tightens Shotgun Integration for New v3.6

Cospective CineSync has taken its Shotgun integration a step further, building a portal dedicated to Shotgun's production tracking, review and asset management system directly into CineSync. The new integration went into private beta after this year's NAB, and is included … more »

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Frame.io Integrates with FCP X for Clip and Timeline Sharing

Content collaboration platform Frame.io released its Final Cut Pro X integration today with the release of a new companion app that allows editors to publish clips or timelines directly from FCP X to Frame.io. The release of a new companion app … more »