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Live from New York: It’s Post-NAB!

Live from New York: It’s Post-NAB!

Presented by AbelCine and MoPictive Join AbelCine and MoPictive for a night of new cameras, lenses, and other game-changing gear from NAB 2014. This Expo-style event will feature the top manufacturers and offer you a chance to get hands-on with the equipment you may have missed at NAB. Manufactures in Attendance: Arri Atomos Canon Freefly Fujinon Panasonic Sony Switronix […]

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Cineversity’s ArtSmart for CINEMA 4D Creates Dynamic Link with Illustrator
Monday, December 17th2012

Cineversity’s ArtSmart for CINEMA 4D Creates Dynamic Link with Illustrator

One thing that artists like about Maxon’s CINEMA 4D is how well the popular 3D app works with Adobe's Creative Suite. Things get even better with ArtSmart, a powerful plugin that integrates Illustrator files within CINEMA 4D.

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Pinnacle Studio 16: Capable Yet Inexpensive NLE
Tuesday, August 28th2012

Pinnacle Studio 16: Capable Yet Inexpensive NLE

Recently, the folks from Corel came to town, treating us to a demo of the new Pinnacle Studio 16 Ultimate. While this won’t turn up at major facilities anytime soon, this new release has chops that will satisfy the needs of the most demanding prosumer users, with probably a few producers and ad execs thrown in too...

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No Surprise: HP is Number One in Workstations. Where’s the Mac Pro?
Sunday, August 19th2012

No Surprise: HP is Number One in Workstations. Where’s the Mac Pro?

Everybody likes to be right now and again. Sometimes it’s easy to do too...

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A Look Back at NAB 2012, </br>Part One
Thursday, May 17th2012

A Look Back at NAB 2012,
Part One

What? A review of NAB one month after it started? What can you be thinking? I’ve never been a fan of instant analysis of new technology. That’s especially the case when it comes to a frenetically paced show like NAB. Most every company thinks–or at least hopes–that it has the potential hit technology of the […]

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Taking Production to the Cloud
Tuesday, March 20th2012

Taking Production to the Cloud

"Collaborative production is too fragmented," says Market7 founder and CEO Seth Kenvin. "There's a wide approach in how people work on (production), and there are just too many different environments."

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Corel’s VideoStudio X5 First to Offer HTML 5 Video Output
Thursday, March 8th2012

Corel’s VideoStudio X5 First to Offer HTML 5 Video Output

Corel's VideoStudio Pro is an inexpensive way to create HTML 5 ready video, features comprehensive screen capturing tools and is multi-processor aware. In this review, Joe Herman takes a close look of version X5.

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How to Budget with Showbiz Software for Feature Films, Commercials and TV
Saturday, March 3rd2012

How to Budget with Showbiz Software for Feature Films, Commercials and TV

Showbiz Cafe & Store--it's just off of Fifth Avenue at 19 West 21st Street--is a cool place to hang out, have a cappuccino, and check out a serious collection of production, post and management software...

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Canon 5D Mark III Debuts March 2nd
Thursday, March 1st2012

Canon 5D Mark III Debuts March 2nd

Lots of excitement across the video and stills blogsosphere prior to the launch of the Canon 5D Mark III in Shanghai on Friday, March 2nd...

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We Cover the First Demo of ARRI’s Alexa Studio
Monday, January 16th2012

We Cover the First Demo of ARRI’s Alexa Studio

NYC Production & Post News recently attended the first demo of ARRI’s Alexa Studio at AbelCine’s snazzy presentation room…