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Going Wide: HD Widescreen vs. Superwidescreen

When staging a live event, the type of screen you choose is critical: the wrong one can turn a thrilling presentation into a disaster of epic proportions. In particular, there's still a lot of confusion out more »

Off-the-Shelf at The Orphanage

Stu Maschwitz, CTO at The Orphanage, joined the then-fledgling studio immediately after its launch in 1999. His goal, along with the other founders, was to maintain a creative "one person, one shot" philosophy. So what happened when practical considerations met idealism? more »

Litepanels’LED Lighting System

Litepanels' new 1x1 LED lighting system, which combines ultra-efficient LED technology with a slim design, is now available in 5600 degree K flood or spot, and 3200 degree K flood models. An integrated more »

Adobe Photoshop CS2 for Video

Photoshop is already the single most ubiquitous tool in digital video. If you're not using Adobe's PS version CS2, it's definitely time to upgrade. The DV presets alone will make your life a lot easier more »

Hands-On HD: Getting the Most Out of High Def

However much you know - or think you know - about HD production, there's always more to be learned. Just because you're an ace HDCAM operator doesn't mean you'll instinctively be able to coax gorgeous images out of the inexpensive, option-rich handhelds that have exploded onto the market more »

FOR-A To Debut Cost-Effective HD/SD Switcher At NAB

FOR-A will introduce its latest HANABI series innovation, the HVS-500HS HANABI 1 M/E switcher, at NAB2006 in Las Vegas from April 24-27 (Booth #C3210). more »

Audio-Technica Import

Audio-Technica has introduced its Import Series headphones. Made up of 15 different models specifically designed for sound mixers/engineers, DJs, portable listening applications or audiophiles, each model more »

StoryViz v2

RealViz is now shipping version 2 of its 3D previz and storyboarding software, StoryViz, which lets you set up, in real time, each sequence of a shot- or long-form project. Based on a powerful 3D rendering more »

Ultimate Kit: Synergy 100 switcher

Where would your production, live or taped, be without a switcher? These three kits, built around the Ross Video Synergy 100 switcher by Bryan Nelson of the Minnesota dealer, Alpha Video & Audio, Inc., are more »

FirstCom Releases 20 Collections

FirstCom has just released 20 of more than 100 new releases it has planned for 2006. Among these are several in the popular Acoustic Underscore categories of the EVO, Gotham and more »