A Look at Computer Hardware for Video Applications in Adobe Creative Cloud

A simple look at the minimum and recommended technical requirements of Adobe Creative Cloud applications for video.

The Best Video Editing Software 2013 (Part Two): The Middle

This article compares the ‘big seven’ professional NLEs to find the best video editing software. Who wins?

How to get SAN Storage for Video Production (Part One): The Parts

Thinking of setting up a SAN storage for your production or post facility? This article shows you the basics. Part One covers the parts of a SAN.

The Edius Pro Crash Course for Beginners (Part One): Setting Up

The simplest and quickest guide to learn Grass Valley Edius Pro. Part One deals with choosing the right project and system settings.

How to Import Video into Avid Media Composer (Part Three): System and Project Settings

The simplest guide to understanding how Avid Media Composer works, and how you can import video into it. Part Three looks at configuring system and project settings.

Thoughts on the New Apple Mac Pro for Editing

The new Apple Mac Pro is redefining the notion of what constitutes a video workstation. This article looks at its viability for Video Editing Workflows.

Mac vs PC: A Price Comparison

Want a computer for editing and can’t make up your mind about whether to buy an Apple or a Windows PC? Look no further, this comparison will help you decide.

Computer for Video Editing (Part Three): Build or Buy?

How do you find the best computer for video editing? This article does tells you how, step by step. Part Three asks: build or buy – what’s the best for you?

The Costs of Working with 2K and 4K Uncompressed Footage

  First, we need to understand what we’re dealing with here. How big are uncompressed files, really? To calculate the uncompressed file size and data rate, use this method: How to Calculate Size and Data Rate of Uncompressed Files Where Resolution = Horizontal Resolution x Vertical Resolution Color Data = Color Bit Depth per Channel […]