Born in Connecticut, United States, Allan Tépper is an award-winning broadcaster & podcaster, bilingual consultant, multi-title author, tech journalist, translator, and language activist who has been working with professional video since the eighties. Since 1994, Tépper has been consulting both end-users and manufacturers through his Florida company. Via TecnoTur, Tépper has been giving video tech seminars in several South Florida’s universities and training centers, and in a half dozen Latin American countries, in their native language. Tépper has been a frequent radio/TV guest on several South Florida, Guatemalan, and Venezuelan radio and TV stations. As a certified ATA (American Translators Association) translator, Tépper has translated and localized dozens of advertisements, catalogs, software, and technical manuals for the Spanish and Latin American markets. He has also written many contracted white papers for tech manufacturers. Over the past 18 years, Tépper’s articles have been published or quoted in more than a dozen magazines, newspapers, and electronic media in Latin America. Since 2008, Allan Tépper’s articles have been published frequently –in English– in ProVideo Coalition magazine. See his radio activity at radio.AllanTepper.com and his books at books.AllanTepper.com.

Compare: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 and JVC GY-HC500 1” type 4K cameras

Compare: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 and JVC GY-HC500 1” type 4K cameras

I am intrigued to compare these two 1” type 4K cameras/camcorders. They share the same sensor size, same maximum aperture at both extremes of the permanent zoom, and virtually…

Review: HP Chromebook 14 IPS matte 2018

Review: HP Chromebook 14 IPS matte 2018

Chromebooks have come a long way, since I first reviewed a CTL J4 Plus and a Chromebit stick back in 2016. Nearly all now offer the capability of running Android…

Chromebook/ChromeOS audio production: a maturing platform

Chromebook/ChromeOS audio production: a maturing platform

In several past articles, I have reviewed and provided workflows for Auphonic (the apps), Cleanfeed Pro and Hindenburg Journalist Pro, but those were not tested on a Chromebook. Instead, I…

Google Fi now officially supports iPhone + more Androids than before

Google Fi now officially supports iPhone + more Androids than before

Google Fi was born in April 2015 under the temporary name “Project Fi”. I published my first review about this wonderful service in January 2016, and later published other articles…

GY-HC500 & GY-HC550: JVC’s new cameras break the 10-bit barrier + add ProRes & J-Log1 (10-bit) for HDR

GY-HC500 & GY-HC550: JVC’s new cameras break the 10-bit barrier + add ProRes & J-Log1 (10-bit) for HDR

I am very excited to share that JVC’s new 1-inch type sensor GY-HC500 and HC550 cameras now break the 10-bit barrier, not only with inboard 10…

HP EliteDisplay S14 bus-powered portable monitor review

HP EliteDisplay S14 bus-powered portable monitor review

The EliteDisplay S14 is a bus powered portable monitor that you might initially think it’s a tablet, but it’s not. It’s a high-quality IPS, matte 1920…

Sennheiser Memory Mic: the “wireless” mic/body recorder review

Sennheiser Memory Mic: the “wireless” mic/body recorder review

The Sennheiser Memory Mic is a “wireless” mic/body recorder that auto-synchronizes audio that it records with the companion app that can shoot video. In fact, the device hardware…

RØDECaster Pro audio console-first look

RØDECaster Pro audio console-first look

The Australian microphone manufacturer RØDE has just announced its new RØDECaster Pro audio integrated console for live or live-to-drive production, be it for radio or television…

HTTPS websites and PAL, the analog TV system: their numeric relationship

HTTPS websites and PAL, the analog TV system: their numeric relationship

Since 2014, I have covered the importance and methods to have forced secure HTTPS on websites. Since 2008 in ProVideo Coalition in English —and much earlier in Castilian, I have…

Adobe Premiere Rush: 5 immediate corrections required

Adobe Premiere Rush: 5 immediate corrections required

Many content producers are excited about Adobe’s new Premiere Rush. That’s the final product name for the code-named Project Rush multiplatform production tool I covered in a…