In speaking to investors last week, Sony has announced that it will be making changes to return the ailing electronics giant to profitability. Changes include spinning off Sony’s audio and video business into a wholly owned subsidiary. Additionally, Sony mentioned the possibility of selling off their smartphone and television business entirely.
For many video producers making media is a solitary activity. Whether out of necessity or preference, they do most of their work alone. There are times, however, when the scope of a project requires more hands than one person can provide.
Each and every year the International Consumer Electronics Show holds the promise of amazing new gear, hundreds of product announcements, thousands of small independents showing off innovation the world has never seen and a chance to rub elbows with the industry’s top players. Videomaker will be there to report the latest and greatest news in video!
As CES 2015 continues to inch closer the rumor mill continues to churn out possible announcements and releases. Some confirm what we already suspected, while some are further-fetched, but still excitement-inducing.
Just about the same time much of the world is bidding adieu to 2014, a crushing hangover and a few days off from work, the Consumer Electronics Show will roll into Las Vegas to show off the latest in electronics. Each year, an unofficial theme tends to take shape, with manufacturers rolling out their hottest products for our living rooms, car dashboards, and - for some of us - our tripods.
Experienced video producers understand the monumental effort involved in any video production, large or small — but does your client? Here’s how to educate them on the video production process so that everyone comes away satisfied.
Altermedia’s Studio Suite has been a standard in studio management software for the better part of two decades, and the experience shows in their latest release, Studio Suite Xi. Designed to be the go-to platform to simplify workflows in pretty much any production environment, how does the current generation compete in an increasingly competitive space?
Post production software company, Boris FX, has acquired Imagineer Systems, makers of best-in-class planar tracking application, mocha Pro, among others. The move, a surprise for many, seems to allow both companies to operate autonomously, while still complementing the goals and capabilities of one another.
For quite a few years now, many of us have strived to do the term “professional” justice. Framing shots properly, delivering in widely accepted formats and using tools both intuitive and cost effective for clients. We invest in gear and training that ensures that we have the knowledge to deliver something at a high enough level that only our imagination and creativity can limit us.