Daily Archives: February 3, 2011

Fools Rush In…

The fine folks over at Gotham Gazette put together a panel discussion back in November, featuring Supervising Sound Editor Eileen Horta (Rescue Me, Gilmore Girls), and Production Mixers John McCormick…

JVC Intros ASI Module for Two ProHD Camcorders

JVC Intros ASI Module for Two ProHD Camcorders

JVC Professional Products Company today introduced the new KA-AS790G ASI module, which provides a compressed MPEG-2 output that is ideal for microwave transmission and long cable runs for…

Quicktips 2011 Day 03: Scrub the FCP thumbnail column thumb

Quicktips 2011 Day 03: Scrub the FCP thumbnail column thumb

There’s a thumbnail column with the Final Cut Pro browser. Call that column up and you can then scrub the thumbnail right in the Browser column. First you…

Two 80 Megapixel Cameras

Two 80 Megapixel Cameras

  I really appreciated the move up from our old 6 MP (megapixel) Canon 10D to a 21 MP Canon 5D mkII: Not only could I print larger images with…

So You Think You Have An Original Idea?

Everything is a Remix from Kirby Ferguson on Vimeo. Everything is a Remix Part 2 from Kirby Ferguson on Vimeo. Big thanks to Gary Bettan of Videoguys.com for pointing…

The HS-2000 at Screenplay Magazine’s Media and Innovations Summit

The HS-2000 at Screenplay Magazine’s Media and Innovations Summit

Earlier this year, Ken Pyle at Viodi LLC, contacted us about what equipment he could use to switch and record multiple video sources and computer sources for a setup he…

Customize a Dell Precision Tower Workstation

Customize a Dell Precision Tower Workstation

An old adage in the professional video system integration world still applies today: Pick your software first, and then the best hardware to power that software. For several reasons, many…

Constructing a helmet cam

Constructing a helmet cam

Stillmotion has a blog post up with info on how they pulled together a makeshift DSLR helmet camera for POV shots. They built it around a standard skateboard helmet and…

Twitter Users And Receptivity

Twitter Users And Receptivity – Socialmedicaexplorer.com I spotted an interesting data point in the recent report from the Pew Internet and American Life Project, entitled “The Social Side…

Mobile Becomes Marketing Discipline For Ad Strategies

MediaPost Publications Mobile Becomes Marketing Discipline For Ad Strategies 02/03/2011 Mobile handsets are fast becoming a shopping tool. Near field communication (NFC) technology catapults that movement with the…

The Daily Is Interesting, But Is It the Future of Newspapers?

The Daily Is Interesting, But Is It the Future of Newspapers?: Tech News and Analysis . There’s been a lot of pre-launch interest in Rupert Murdoch’s…

Boom, G…[awkward hand sign]

I’m a bit late for dinner on this one, but you try maintaining a top-flight blog while fighting crime on nights and weekends. NOT EASY. Via Gearwire…