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What is the difference between Avid Symphony and Media Composer?
Now that Avid has updated and repriced their product offerings, Avid Symphony is becoming a very viable option for those who want more robust finishing features than Media Composer offers. This post will attempt to talk about the differences. I’m borrowing a lot of content from Bob Russo, who is […]
EXTENDED: Adobe Creative Suite Upgrade Discount – 20% off
Adobe Creative Suite 20% Off Upgrade Promotion Extended to March 15, 2012 Protect your investment and get 20% off Creative Suite 5.5 software Whether you’re using CS2, CS3 or CS4, you can take advantage of upgrade pricing for CS5.5 right now and get the latest software capabilities and performance. But […]
How To Setup an Avid / Euphonix Artist Series Control Panel for Media Composer Macintosh
Now that this wonderful panel actually works with Avid, I dusted off our demo unit and got it hooked up today. If you haven’t seen it yet, here is a quick video. There are a couple ‘gotchas,’ and the manual seems a little out of date. So here are the […]
Flicker Free Mod Coming for PVM series OLED Monitors
We recently heard from Sony about the ‘flicker fix’ that Sony Japan has in the works for the 17″ and 25″ PVM OLED monitors when in 24 p mode. Here is the preliminary information: “Flicker Free” function – will be programmed to one of the soft keys. You might see […]
Avid is back!
And with a vengeance!! A lot of people would say they never left, and they are right. Remember, these are the guys who first came out with online quality HD codecs (DNxHD – Apple followed a year later with Pro Res), the ability to mix frame rates and codecs in […]
Hi everyone!!I just got back from San Francisco, where the English company Squarebox treated me to some in-depth training on CatDV, which is their asset management framework. While it’s designed for the special needs of the video production professional, it also can be used to manage, catalog, and archive any […]
The AJA Kona Lhe Plus is now shipping!
The new KONA LHe Plus improves on and replaces the KONA LHe at an even more affordable price point of US MSRP $995. Read more here. Please note the KONA LHe is now End of Life. AJA will no longer ship the KONA LHe. Additionally, new v9.1 software for KONA, […]