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Digieffects Acquires Walker Effects Plugins

Digieffects Acquires Walker Effects Plugins

Digieffects, a developer of popular software plugins for Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro, and Autodesk Combustion today announced that it had reached an agreement to…

Apple Sub Notebook Pics

Apple Sub Notebook Pics

Is this the rumored Apple sub-notebook? Will this new notebook, which is likely due this month at MacWorld SF, be able to handle video? Even if it does handle…

Patriots / Giants Game, First Simulcast Across Netowrks Since 1967

Patriots / Giants Game, First Simulcast Across Netowrks Since 1967

If you were lucky enough to catch a very exciting game this weekend, you were also able to catch a piece of history in the making. No, I’m…

2008 FAA rules on battery transport

Effective 1 January 2008, lithium-ion and lithium-metal batteries face new restrictions for carriage on a passenger aircraft. • Lithium batteries may not be placed in checked baggage unless…

Avid Names Gary Greenfield CEO

Avid Names Gary Greenfield CEO

Press Release: TEWKSBURY, MA – Avid Technology has named Gary Greenfield chairman of the board and chief executive officer, succeeding Nancy Hawthorne, who has served as interim CEO since August…

Clapboard Alarm Clock

Clapboard Alarm Clock

Yes this is way off the path knowing that this is an alarm clock, not a functioning clapboard. However, as the holidays are upon us, and the fact that this…

Leopard Update Fixes Frozen Keyboard Problems in MacBook, MacBook Pro

If you haven’t already done so, and you’re one of the folks experiencing issues with your MacBook or MacBook Pro keyboard, this software update is for…

Tripod Articles

Not sure that you’ve noticed, but tripod articles aren’t to plentiful out there. When I was with DV magazine and then Studio Monthly, I spent a…

PBS’ “The News Hour” goes HD

As I type this, “The News Hour” on PBS is in the middle of their first HD broadcast. Now there’s as much detail in the picture…

Apple Pro Apps – Save Those Updaters!

A quick word of warning: if you see updates to Apple’s Pro Apps (Final Cut Studio, Aperture, and the like), download them and squirrel them away somewhere safe…

This Revolution Will (by definition) Be Televised

This Revolution Will (by definition) Be Televised

To paraphrase Lieutenant Colonel Kilgore, this writer’s strike will end someday. Amid more and more speculation as to the irreperable damage being done to the Hollywood studio system…

Adobe Delivers Flash Player 9 with H.264 Video Support

Adobe Delivers Flash Player 9 with H.264 Video Support

Adobe Delivers Flash Player 9 with H.264 Video SupportHD Quality Web Video and Audio Now Available With Adobe Flash Player Update SAN JOSE, Calif. – Dec. 4, 2007 &#8211…

Flash Media Server 3 Product Line

Flash Media Server 3 Product Line

Press Release: Adobe Debuts Flash Media Server 3 Product LineSecure, HD Video Streaming Delivered to a Broader Audience SAN JOSE, Calif. – Dec. 4, 2007 – Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq…

FreshDV Reviews Matte Box Systems

FreshDV Reviews Matte Box Systems

About two years ago, FreshDV published a full review of several popular Matte Box units in the November 2007 print issue of DV Magazine. While we were working with the…

An Old Friend Returns: CC Effects

An Old Friend Returns: CC Effects

One of the stars of the Cycore FX set is CC Particle World, a 3D particle system that includes features such as bouncing off an imaginary floor. When you install…