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  • by PVC News Staff  |  May 21, 2015
    Adobe rolled out the new Adobe Premiere Pro at NAB Show and here’s your chance to see what the fuss is all about and meet the man in charge of the program, Al Mooney. Always one of our most popular guests, Al will show the improvements for editors with the tool, along with the new “Project Candy” and will hang around to participate in the...
  • by Kevin P. McAuliffe  |  May 23, 2015
    In our last lesson, we looked at using Pluraleyes to sync up your cameras, and many people would immediately...
  • Work Faster With a 6TB SSD
    Fixstars has a new Solid State Drive on offer, the SSD-6000M, which is the largest capacity SSD in 2.5″ form factor: 6 Terabytes. But they also have, in association with Akitio, a 12TB portable solution for video.
    by Jose Antunes  |  May 20, 2015
    Solid State Drives are a good choice in a 4K workflow, including recording, editing and post production, as they offer faster read and write speeds, which will enhance the performance of any video equipment. The Fixstars SSD, with more than twice the...
  • Blu-ray Disc Association completes Ultra HD Blu-ray
    I am in touch with the BDA’s press department, and they have promised to send me the advanced technical details we need to know, as soon as possible.
    by Allan Tépper  |  May 20, 2015
    The Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) recently announced completion of the Ultra HD Blu-ray specification and released the new logo that will delineate Ultra HD Blu-ray products. The...
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7: 4K for Everyone
    The new Panasonic DMC-G7 has the mandatory 4K everybody seems to want, but this is not a model for professionals, although Panasonic states it offers professional video: this is the camera offering 4K for everyone.
    by Jose Antunes  |  May 19, 2015
     It’s never been so easy to capture professional looking photos and 4K video, states Panasonic opening their press-release for the new brother of the GH-4 powerhouse from the company. Available at half the price of the GH-4, this should not be confused...
  • Editors: Do you prefer more shorter clips or less longer clips?
    Shooters: Give this a read for better insight to what editors want
    by Scott Simmons  |  May 18, 2015
    I was recently working on an edit that used footage captured by two shooters covering a weekend event. The shooters had two different shooting styles. One chose to mainly keep the camera rolling when composing images and finding different shots so there were long clips with a lot of repositioning of the framing and finding focus. The other...
  • by Art Adams  |  May 15, 2015
    I’ve been somewhat critical of the proposed new lighting evaluation standard, TLCI, which attempts to construct a virtual camera model against which new broken-spectra...
  • DJI Aerial Camera Comparisons in 4K and 60p
    Comparing the DJI Inspire 1, Phantom 3 and GoPro Hero4 Black
    by Jeff Foster  |  May 17, 2015
    Since DJI started shipping their Inspire 1 quadcopter back in Dec. 2014, many have asked how its built-in camera compares to a
  • by Meagan Keane  |  May 18, 2015
    Based in Hanover, Germany, TV Plus GmbH is a production house that creates programs for public television, but also for commercial broadcasters and corporations. Since its founding in 1997, TV Plus has produced hundreds of live shows, fictional dramas, children’s...