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Video Compression Speed Test

An image comparison and speed test between Apple Compressor 4.1.2 and Adobe Media Encoder CC (2014) Continue reading

Adobe Media Encoder: Watch Folders

A step-by-step tutorial on creating Watch Folders and modifying its settings. Continue reading

Compressor 4.1.2: Device Compatibility

A quick tutorial on how to check if your Apple Compressor settings are compatible with Apple hardware devices. Continue reading

What Is ProRes 4444 XQ? [u]

An explanation of Apple’s new ProRes 4444 XQ video compression codec. (Updated to include an explanation of Rec. 2020, and HDR images.) Continue reading

Compressor: What is Frame Reordering?

When compressing video, what is Frame Reordering and when should you turn it on? This short article answers both these questions. Continue reading

Adobe Premiere: Export Files for DVD, Blu-ray Disc and Compression [Video]

This short video tutorial shows you how to export high-quality project files from Adobe Encore for DVD, Blu-ray Disc, or for compression in other software. Continue reading

Two Quick DVD Burning Tips

Two quick DVD burning tips when using Apple Compressor 4.1. Continue reading

Buzz At The 2014 NAB Show: Gear

A detailed description of the hardware and software (gear) that the Digital Production Buzz is using to cover the 2014 NAB Show. Continue reading

Compressor 4.1: Add a Watermark

A step-by-step tutorial on how to add a still image, or animated video clip, as a watermark using Apple Compressor 4.1. Continue reading

Adobe Media Encoder 7.1: Add Watermark

A step-by-step tutorial to adding a watermark inside Adobe Media Encoder 7.1 or later. Continue reading

Compressor 4.1: Video Compression Basics (Video)

A short video tutorial explaining the basics of video compression. This tutorial is relevant for any video compression software. Continue reading

New Mac Pro: Adobe Media Encoder vs. Compressor [Updated]

A comparison of Adobe Media Encoder and Apple Compressor running on a new Mac Pro. [Updated] Continue reading


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