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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 »

Sony Anycast Station

The Sony AWS-G500 Anycast Station is a self-contained, 17-pound, 6-channel location-video switcher with integrated audio mixing and TCP/IP digital video streaming, all packaged in an enclosure about the size 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 »

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 »

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 »

Disc Makers Introduces New Line of DVD/CD Duplicators

Disc Makers, a leading manufacturer of DVD and CD duplicators, has bolstered its powerful Reflex tower duplicator lineup with the addition of two brand-new models: the versatile 2-drive Reflex2 and powerful 10-drive Reflex 10. more »

AJA Announces Capture/Playback Card for Power Mac

AJA Video announced the KONA LSe, a new PCI-Express version of AJA ¹s affordable solution for quality analog and digital SD video capture and playback, the KONA LS. more »

Thought Equity Acquires Exclusive Licensing Rights of HBO Archives

Thought Equity, a worldwide leader in motion imagery licensing and management, and HBO Sports announced today the online availability of the HBO Archives, an exclusive library of premium film, video and high-definition (HD) footage. more »

Building the Perfect File Format at HPA Tech Retreat

If history is any guide, dictating best practices across an industry is a tricky business. When that industry is as multifarious and perfection-oriented as Hollywood post-production, the task can be downright hairy. more »