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Editing broadcast video in a mobile app a ridiculous notion or the next big thing
Jason Cowan A trend appears to be developing in broadcast technology development the more ridiculous an idea initially seems, the better the chances are that it will turn the whole industry on its head. Ten years ago editing over an internet connection was a pipe-dream, and the suggestion that broadcast equipment might be replaced with standard IT was considered preposterous as recently as five years ago. Yet working in the cloud, on standard IT equipment has revolutionised post-production and enabled workflows we never thought possible.
Tags: iss109 | cloud editing | adobe premier clip | avid ipad | final cut pro | proxy | forscene | Jason Cowan
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Back in the day
Larry Jordan# A cut is still a cut with Larry Jordan
Tags: iss100 | editing | final cut pro | mac | technology | 2005 | Larry Jordan#
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Media Management in Final Cut Pro X
Larry Jordan# Media management driveseditors nuts. Since thebeginning of computerbasedvideo editing, trying toremember where your media is storedis a never-ending battle between getting it done, anddoing it right.With the release of
Tags: iss095 | larry jordan | media management | final cut pro x | mac | library | how to | Larry Jordan#
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The evolving face of post production
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As post-production continues to evolve from a predominantly bricks and mortar operation to an increasingly mobile one, new business and financial models are required.

Tags: iss073 | post production | creative cloud | soho | workflow | after effects | final cut | pay as you go | hire software | assimilate store | Will Strauss#
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Trends that could bring a much needed change to post-production
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There is hope for mid-sized post-production companies in 2013 – from talent to tax – as Peter Savage explains.

Tags: iss073 | post-production | uk government | final cut pro x | talent | [author]
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STAYING AHEAD OF THE BBCS QUALITY CURVE
N/A As director and filmmaker for Poor Kids and Poor Kids USA, I faced some specific technical challenges. Both films were commissioned by the BBC, which only accepts high-definition footage shot in data rates of 50 mb/s or higher. Since we would be going into the childrens houses and other low-light situations, we wanted a small camera........
Tags: iss064 | fast forward video | ffv | sidekick | true vision tv | bbc | final cut pro | fcp | prores | N/A
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Taking the pain out of collaborative editing
N/A Broadcast and post-production companies face the daily challenge of delivering more for less both in terms of time and money. Whilst the industry has been quick to embrace the efficiencies of file-based workflows and enhancements in the creative editing process, the reality - for companies of all sizes - is that the effective and secure management of media data remains complex and expensive.
Tags: iss063 | media edit | era | Avid | Apple Final Cut Pro | Adobe Premiere | MXFServer | storage | N/A
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How much RAM do I need to edit video?
N/A When talking to video editors who are looking to get into editing for the first time, one of the questions Im asked most is, how much RAM should I have?
Tags: ram | editing | iss062 | final cut pro | premiere | N/A
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Time Saving Tips This Week EDIUS 6.
N/A With all the talk of Final Cut Pro X, Premiere CS 5.5 and Avid Media Composer, some people are starting to forget about our much-loved EDIUS. Well, Editors Keys is about to launch a brand new EDIUS keyboard, so in honor of this new product, Im going to share some of the top EDIUS 6 Keyboard shortcuts.
Tags: edius | keyboard shortcuts | fcp | final cut pro | premiere | avid | media composer | iss058 | N/A
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Colourist and Online Editor
N/A We interview Michael Stirling, Colourist & Online Editor, at East London Post
Tags: grading | adobe | sony vegas | final cut | fcp | blackmagic | davinci | iss057 | N/A
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Final Cut Pro X Keyboard Shortcuts and Quick Tips
N/A So, Final Cut Pro X has been released and the shortcuts have nearly all changed. I'm here to lend a helping hand and show you some of my top keyboard shortcuts and let you into a little known secret¦ Final Cut Pro X also supports multi-touch gestures!
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Apple Final Cut Pro X The Critic
N/A So we're finally here, one of the best-loved companies in the world has just launched the successor to its hugely popular video-editing program, which of course, is Final Cut Pro.
Tags: fcpx | iss056 | final cut pro x | editing | apple | mac | editors keys | N/A
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Courting communications
N/A This week I received two press releases from major companies, both, incidentally, beginning with A and holding the number one and two spots in broadcast editing. And both, in their different ways, were prime examples of how not to do it.
Tags: iss055 | final cut pro x | fcpx | pr | public relations | N/A
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tv-bay questions
N/A Clive is an Archive Technician at Band on the Wall in Manchester. His role is a funded 5-year post through Heritage lottery fund, to archive current music, old music and photos for Band on the Wall.
Tags: iss054 | band on the wall | blackmagic | gmmaz | Arts Council Yorkshire and London | British Airways | Meninos du Morumbi Oldham | Whitworth Art Gallery | BookTrust London | decklink hd extreme | final cut pro | N/A
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Tape goes West at UWE
N/A Three years ago a convoy of white vans arrived at the Faculty of Arts at the University of West of England in Bristol. An hour later its entire stock of SVHS camcorders, linear editing decks and analog tape were history.
Tags: panasonic | fcp | final cut pro | univercity of west of england | uwe | hmc-81 camcorder | holdan | iss050 | N/A
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Deskilling or reskilling
N/A I recently went to a demonstration of some really terrific new technology. This is not a technology column so I do not propose to go into too much detail about why I was impressed. I mention it because it started me thinking about a more fundamental issue about our industry today.
Tags: iss047 | deskilling | technology skills | nrk | grass valley | final cut pro | N/A
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Shared Storage Comes of Age
N/A Increasingly stored in digital form, together with related metadata, digital media is in the process of transforming both the technology and process of production throughout the broadcast and post production industries.
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The University of Sunderland
N/A The University of Sunderland School of Arts, Design and Media in Northeast England operates one of the countrys most vibrant and well-equipped media departments in the country. With a rating of excellence from the Quality Assurance Agency, the media and cultural studies department attracts a diverse group of students to its undergraduate and graduate programs in film, production, journalism, television, radio and public relations.
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AVCHD and NXCAM
N/A Ill be honest up until recently I had not been a big fan of AVCHD. It promised great things but, having hired out consumer AVCHD cameras for the last few years, we knew there were still a few hurdles for it jump over. For corporate customers, to just plug and play in terms of simple playback was impossible some form of software was always required.
Tags: iov | iss038 | nxcam | avchd | hxr-nx5e | z1e | z5e | clearvid | cmos | nx5e | active steadyshot | gps | edius 5 | final cut pro | hmc151 | N/A
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JVC introduces new Final Cut Pro 6
N/A JVC introduces new Final Cut Pro 6¢ready solid state camcorders Next generation ProHD camcorders natively record QuickTime for Apples Final Cut Pro directly to SDHC memory cards
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New editing essentials
N/A I like to think of myself as a bit of a pioneer at the frontier of the new age of HD Digital Cinematography. Investigating the best of the new technology available to our industry and evaluating its possible impact.
Tags: Planet Video Systems | iss023 | xdcam | ex tapeless | hd camcorder | sony cinealta fw900 | sxs express card | pmw-ex1 | hd codec | final cut server | raid | N/A
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