Maverick new wireless camera-to-cloud workflow November 5th 2014 - 04:02 PM

​Wireless streaming is not just for ENG. Producers of high-shoot ratio and unscripted reality shows and ob-docs are also experimenting. Indie production company Maverick TV, part of All3Media (owned by Discovery and Liberty Global) has done just this for 4x 60 minute ob-doc Born Naughty? commissioned by UK broadcaster Channel 4 a

Red Giant’s Studio 12.5 Covers All the Bases October 24th 2014 - 09:00 AM

Want to feel old? Recall how many decades you have been editing using a non-linear editor. If one excludes VTR edit controllers implemented on a PC, it’s possible you might have begun editing 25 years ago with LightWorks. LightWorks was released 25 years ago — and amazing is now available for Windows, O

Channel Explosion Turns Broadcast Monitors On Their Head October 20th 2014 - 09:30 AM

When most people think of broadcast video monitors, they think of a very expensive, precision television display used to view and judge the quality of broadcast images. Engineers — often nicknamed “Golden Eyes” — assess the TV signal based on years of skill, knowledge and human intuition. Such video monitors still exist, especia

Field Report: Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve August 28th 2014 - 11:45 AM

In this field report on the Blackmagic Design Resolve colour grading system, colourist Joseph Bicknell relates his experience with the new version 11 of Resolve. Bicknell is a freelance colourist, based in London, grading commercials, music promos, documentary and feature films. He uses DaVinci Resolve every day, and finds it a

Breaking the Old Habits of Breaking News July 28th 2014 - 07:48 PM

The new normal for producing stories outside of the newsroom walls. Over the past few years, advancements in technology and Internet connectivity have impacted nearly every facet of our lives—from how we gather and store information to how we communicate with others. And the news industry is no exception. I