The Editing…Timeline

Professional editors who have been in the game long enough realize that, much like the timelines they are glued to 25 hours a day, the evolution of video editing - while obviously linear - is becoming increasingly compressed. The old salts will talk about the days of the 'cutting room floor' (now that's just a …

VEGAS Pro: It’s Time to Take a Closer Look

20 years ago, VEGAS was a household name in the editing community - back in the Sonic Foundry and Sony days. There was (and actually still is) a loyal following of editors who recognized what the VEGAS developers were doing with their unique approach to workflow. If you had any experience with audio, you immediately …

Artificial Intelligence Engines Drive New Transcription Software

  Digital Anarchy's Transcriptive is shipping! If you were at NAB 2017, you may have seen Jim Tierney doing a tech demo of this new, intelligent transcription software for Premiere Pro editors. Today, they've announced it's available immediately! This is great news for any editor - or anyone - who's had to deal with the …

What is HEVC and What Does it Mean for 4K Streaming?

This post originally appeared on the BoxCast Blog here. It wasn’t long ago that the discussion of 4K capture and delivery seemed like an elusive hypothetical. Debates abounded regarding the need for 4K versus its high cost and potentially slow rate of consumer adoption. Five years ago, you’d have to take out a second mortgage …