Sony Vegas Pro 9
There's a fresh update to Sony Vegas Pro now available, and this ninth version of the esteemed editing software is better than ever. Refinements, most subtle but one not, are evident in the user interface, and you'll find new niceties on the editing timeline as well. Under the hood, there's even more compatibility with file formats and devices, and further evolutionary enhancements all around. It's a worthy upgrade for some users, but if you're looking for revolutionary changes, you won't find them here.
nVeil Plug-In for Final Cut Pro/Express
The nVeil plug-in takes the kaleidoscope idea and turns it on its ear with high customization, movement and looks.
proDAD Mercalli Plug-in
This plug-in can solve a variety of vibration, camera shake and jerky motion problems, but it's no match for high-end or even midrange motion-tracking software.
ROI: Kata OMB-77, One Man Band Bag
When testing the One Man Band from Kata, we were able to keep the camera fully assembled with the battery, monitor and matte box installed and ready for action.
ROI: Matrox MX02
The MXO2 is a portable and completely codec-agnostic input/output (I/O), device that’s designed for a number of workflows. It’s processor dependent, which means that the faster your system is, the better performance you’ll get out of the box (especially when working with HD source material).
ROI Reviews: HP Z800 Workstation
There's a new flagship workstation from HP on the prowl, adorned with race-car good looks and specs to match. With the help of the world-class designers at BMW
ROI Reviews: Redrock Micro M2 Encore
When Redrock announced major revisions to its already amazing M2 35mm adapter I was a bit skeptical. I had just upgraded to the new version of the CineScreen
ROI Reviews: Blackmagic Design Multibridge Pro
Being a content provider these days means wearing several different hats and being ready for anything. When working with digital assets, such as high-definition video, it is important to find a workflow that, well, works.
ROI Reviews: Miller DS20 Tripod System
Few things are more important in a videographer's or filmmaker's kit than a good tripod system. There's really no replacement for the smooth, steady shots that it can give you.
ROI Reviews: Izotope RX and RX Advanced
iZotope, makers of finely crafted audio plug-ins and software, has a very cool forward-thinking application called RX, that they dub as the "Complete Audio