reprinted from a Western Digital press release:New Technologies Increase Reliability to 1 Million Hours MTBF, Offer Cooler and Quieter Operation and Lower Power ConsumptionLAKE FOREST, Calif. - April 9, 2007 -Western Digital Corp. (NYSE: WDC) today announced a new family of hard drives for audio and video recording products,...
In our Video Bits & Bytes segment, Derek and Mark celebrate Video Blogging Week and take a look at mefeedia.com, revver.com, myvidsrock.com, Media Composer 2.7/Avid Composer 5.7, itsallinyourhands.com, and Iomega (all while Charlie closely watches the clock).
This grabbed our attention
The National Sunflower Association is at it again, trying to get you to grab a sack of sunflower seeds with your buddies for a seed crackin'-n-spittin' good time. Not only that, but they're also sponsoring a video contest with a $10,000 cash prize at grabembythesack.com We were tipped-off by...
Shortly after the term "Digital" was popularized we saw all kinds of new products that used the word. Today, we're lucky enough to go through the same goofy nonsense with "HD". Here's our list of Things Labeled HD That Shouldn't Be: 1. HD Paper Stack Cutter, by Oozak ...
A Shot in the Park
It's up! The workshop video from our local workshop event is complete and now playing on our YouTube channel. Click on the image below to go there and watch the video. Enjoy.
Avid Delivers Media Composer and Avid Xpress Pro for Intel-Based MacsCompany also unveils revolutionary phonetic speech recognition capability and the industrys most efficient HD codec for offline editing Tewksbury, Mass. March 30, 2007 Avid Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVID) today announced the worldwide availability of version 2.7 of its...
Cut the Cord
A good wired microphone is perfect for reliable high quality audio, but sometimes the wires get in the way. Wireless mics have been around for ages, but many video creators haven't made the leap for various reasons. The benefits are clear, but with wireless rigs running from $100 to...
On set at Videomaker's workshop
We're hosting another Basics of Video Production Workshop here in our home town. There is a bit of mystery and danger in this workshop's production. This shot, using a handheld shooting technique, will certainly help build the suspense in their story. It takes good planning and some hard work...
In this week's "Take 20", Charlie and John continue the "deceptive shooting" theme with "Side Effects," a video submitted by one of our viewers who has been practicing deceptive shooting for many years. "
In our Video Bits & Bytes segment, Derek and Mark talk about Adobe's big announcement: CS3 Production Premium software suite ready for release. Also.... imeem, metacafe, shinywhitebox, and soapbox.