Daily Archives: June 10, 2014

The Desktop Video Revolution – Part 3

The Desktop Video Revolution – Part 3

The video production industry has radically changed over the past 20 years, a period of time that can be called “the desktop video revolution”.  As desktop computers evolved…

The Desktop Video Revolution – Part 2

The Desktop Video Revolution – Part 2

The video production industry has radically changed over the past 20 years, a period of time that can be called “the desktop video revolution”.  As desktop computers evolved…

The Desktop Video Revolution – Part 1

The Desktop Video Revolution – Part 1

The video production industry has radically changed over the past 20 years, a period of time that can be called “the desktop video revolution”.  As desktop computers evolved…

Under the Radar at Cine Gear 2014

Under the Radar at Cine Gear 2014

This year's Cine Gear had its share of well-known vendors and their wares (Arri, Litepanels, Dolby, Kessler, SmallHD, etc.) but I like the show because it&#39…

Video framerates and the Tower of Babel: a translation guide

Video framerates and the Tower of Babel: a translation guide

What does “24p” or “30p” mean when a manufacturer states it? How can we tell if —and when— they really mean 23.976p, 24…

Pinnacle Studio for iPad adds 25p + more improvements

Pinnacle Studio for iPad adds 25p + more improvements

Pinnacle Studio for iPad (previously known as Avid Studio for iPad) has thankfully added missing framerates including 24 + 25, plus other improvements. In my articles in ProVideo Coalition magazine, I…

The VFX Business in 2014: an interview with Scott Ross, Part Two

At the close of last week, Sony Pictures Imageworks (SPI) announced it would be moving its headquarters from Los Angeles to Vancouver. While inevitable to many visual effects industry observers…

Strategic Through-Edits

Strategic Through-Edits

When is an edit not an edit – and why should you care? Steve Martin from Ripple Training tackles this deep philosophical question on this week's MacBreak Studio…