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How to set up a Canon projector for fool-proof media presentations on the road

step 1 Match your screen size to your room The first thing you always want to do before setting up your projector is determine the size of the room and the people filling it. The more people you have in the more »

Panasonic TH-50PHD7UY Display

Panasonic claims a 3000:1 contrast ratio and 11-bit dynamic range for its new 50-inch color gas plasma display, the TH-50PHD7UY. Naturally, I wasted no time putting this claim to the test. After unpacking the more »

Macromedia Contribute 3

Contribute is Macromedia's attempt to streamline the workflow of professional Webmasters by pushing at least part of the HTML data entry process into the hands of content managers, researchers, developers more »

How to edit a variety of file formats with Canopus EDIUS Pro 3

step 1 Let's start EDIUS Pro 3 and create a new project. The Project Settings dialog appears. The settings here determine the output hardware and format to use. Unlike other editing applications, the project more »

Discreet 3ds max 7

Overall Rating: Sweet Summary : 3ds max 7, now shipping, includes several important new features and numerous improvements, making it worth the upgrade for existing Max artists and a tempting deal for those more »

Sony HVR-Z1U and HDR-FX1 HDV Camcorders

Overall Rating: Sweet Summary : The technology and image quality of these HDV cameras are impressive-the HVR-Z1U uses a 14-bit analog-to-digital conversion, astonishing in a camera at this price level. With more »

Sorenson Squeeze 4 Compression Suite

Overall Rating: Sweet Summary : This is a deceptively simple but fast compression app that handles most video formats, including Windows Media 9, RealMedia, QuickTime, all the MPEGs and AVC/H.264. Target Users more »

Imagine Products HD Log and TEPX Software Programs

Using your NLE system to log your footage is a huge waste of resources-why tie up your edit system just to sort through your footage? more »

Cakewalk Sonar 4 Producer Edition

Overall Rating: Sweet Summary : Great new features, including track folders and SurroundBridge, and support for over 30 different multi-channel configurations, make an already-strong program a powerhouse more »

How to combine live action and animation using Flash and After Effects 6.5

Step 1 Style your frames We start by creating style frames for the end page with the show information and A&E bug, and for the animated characters (Santa, his reindeer and sleigh). The end page was more »