Video News

  • Studio Suite Xi Makes Studio Management as Easy as Lights, Camera, Action

    Studio Suite Xi - all-in-one studio management tool

    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?

  • Vessel Boards the Video Platform Fray

    Vessel Video Platform

    Video platform, Vessel, launched this week, and has essentially fired a shot across the bow of YouTube by looking to attract some of the platform’s top content creators. While competing in a YouTube-dominated space is going to be an uphill battle, $75 million in venture capital cash and being helmed by former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar ought to help.

  • Adobe Updates Production Applications

    Adobe President and Chief Executive Officer Shantanu Narayen welcomes attendees to Adobe MAX on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 in Los Angeles.

    Adobe this week released updates for their suite of video applications. The 2014.2 update includes Premiere Pro CC, Media Encoder CC, After Effects CC, SpeedGrade CC, Prelude CC, Audition CC, and Story CC. Each update includes enhancements and even tighter integration between complementary applications.

  • Boris FX Acquires Imagineer Systems

    Boris FX Acquires Imagineer Systems - Boris Continuum Complete 9

    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.

  • Wipster Eases Video Review and Approval Pains - creative annotation system

    New Zealand-based Wipster has taken the difficult review, revision and approval process, and launched a purpose-built platform specifically to simplify said process. While other platforms have competed in this space, Wipster has taken a creative - and pragmatic - approach to interface and usability.

  • Free to Cheap, Enthusiast to Pro: The Journey of a New Video Generation

    Lesson one at any level: Get out and shoot!

    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.