Just the other day I was speaking with a producer friend. ''I just got an email from my music download service,'' he said. ''They're raising the prices again. And trying to loop those 15-second clips when I need a little more time is a real pain.''
The answer, my friend, is Sonicfire Pro 5 from SmartSound.
When I heard about the RED ONE project in 2005, I was tremendously excited about the possibility. Here was a camera that was doing everything I'd been writing about and hoped someone would do, offering the ability to shoot RAW footage with a modular, tapeless, flexible, affordable camera.
Less than two years after
I evaluated the first XDCAM Professional Disc camcorder almost three years
ago. But last year, Sony announced XDCAM
HD as part of its CineAlta line. I had
to see the improvements for myself.
Sony provided a PDW-F350 camcorder ($25,800) with a Canon
KH21ex5.7 IRSE lens ($26,000) for evaluation. Canon and
NewTek is creating quite a stir with TriCaster , the little brother to its VT . TriCaster is a self-contained studio in a box for remote broadcasts, multimedia presentations, streaming and more.
Contained in a small cube and requiring only an external monitor, the TriCaster has everything you need for
We have witnessed a revolution in digital cinematography over the past few years. Features once reserved for $100,000+ professional digital cameras have found their way into camcorders priced under $10,000. Most of the tools required for the long-sought-after "film look" (24p, HD recording, cine gamma and knee
Boris FX offers a family of products that runs the gamut from plug-ins to full-fledged, standalone compositing applications. These offerings include FX, Graffiti, Red and Blue, as well as the perennial favorites Boris Continuum Complete and Final Effects Complete. FX runs only as a plug-in compositor within NLE hosts,