More HD Hot Shots: NLE Upgrades
Adobe rolled out a series of OpenHD certified workstations running its complete video collection that it has opmtimized with partners HP, Dell, Microsoft, Intel and others and their off-the-shelf components
Canon XL2, Focus FS-4 and Final Cut Pro HD
Step 1 Connect the FireStore FS-4 to your DV camcorder Mount the FireStore FS-4 onto the metal backplate of the Canon XL2. Connect a FireWire DV cable from the DV In/Out port of the XL2 to the DV I/O port of
Final Cut in HD Prices
Although it's been coming in dribs and drabs for two years, this year Apple Computer turned the megabucks HD post house of only a few years ago into a $1,300 software package for the rest of us.
Avid Acquires Pinnacle Systems
The editing market shrinks again. Avid Technology announced in March that it planned to acquire Pinnacle Systems in a cash-and-stock deal
NewTek has taken all the main ingredients of a live video production suite and put them into its new TriCaster portable studio.
1 Beyond 3817 HD NLE
The 1 Beyond 3817 HD nonlinear editor has been optimized for HD editing and delivery (including 720p and 1080i) and features a number of industry firsts for a laptop.
Sound crazy? Two companies that market such "dedicated" systems, Edirol, in Bellingham, WA, and MacroSystem Digital Video, in Boulder, CO, don't think so. They both cater to a growing ProAV and
Promo House Airs ABC’s Dirty Laundry
Why did ABC tap a Hollywood promo house to create its hour-long special, Desperate Housewives: Sorting Out the Dirty Laundry? Because the show needed short-form storytelling experts who could boil complicated
Cutting to the Chase
Becoming an editor isn't like training to be a doctor or a lawyer. Sure, you can go to film school and get hands-on experience.
HOT HOUSE: Promos from the EDGE
THE COOL FACTOR Who says you can never go back again? Sure you can, and you may even meet your future business partner when you do. Jim Barrett and Chris McKinley, co-founders of Burbank, CA -based EDGE