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Improve RAID Speed with Partitions

How to improve the speed of a RAID using partitions. Simple, easy, and effective. Continue reading

Product Review: OWC ThunderBay 4 (SSD vs. Disk)

An in-depth look at how to achieve the best performance when setting up a RAID for video or audio editing. 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

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

Do You Have Enough RAM?

One of the questions I get asked frequently is: “How much RAM should I have in my computer?” The specific answer varies, but there is a tool that can help us determine the best number. It’s called: Activity Monitor. I’ve … Continue reading

Premiere Pro CC: Import Layered PSD Files [Video]

In this short video tutorial, Larry Jordan explains the different options for importing layered Photoshop graphics into Premiere Pro CC, and helps you decide which to choose for your projects. Continue reading

FCP X: Stunning Color Mask Effects [Video]

A short video tutorial showing how to apply multiple color masks to create visually stunning color effects in Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

FCP X: High-Quality Slow-Motion

A short tutorial on how to get high-frame-rate video clips to play back at the frame rate they were shot to create very clean slow-motion effects. Continue reading

Specs to Consider When Buying a RAID [u]

An explanation of what you need to consider, technically, when purchasing a RAID for a server or direct-attached storage. Written for the mostly non-techie. Continue reading

Dolby Has A Vision For The Future

A look at Dolby Labs “Vision” – a way of improving video image quality by enhancing image bit-depth and color grading. Continue reading

QuickTime Player 7 Pro: Merge Files

A step-by-step tutorial on how to merge separate audio and video files using QuickTime Player 7 Pro. Continue reading


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