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  • Remembering Final Cut Pro 7 - the end of an era Friday 22 Sep 2017 Remembering Final Cut Pro 7 - the end of an era
    News broke recently that Final Cut Pro 7 will no longer work with the upcoming release of macOS 10.13 High Sierra. While this should be hardly surprising given that the last major release of the software was eight years ago, Final Cut Pro certainly turned the post production market on its head upon its release. Arthur Ditner looks back at a few fond Final Cut Classic memories.

Post & VFX

  • How to finish and deliver video Friday 6 Oct 2017 How to finish and deliver video
    Ever wondered how videos are finished in bigger facilities? Here's how it works from the point of view of the Online Editor ...

Business

  • Why VR could be on shaky ground as Nokia abandons Ozo Friday 13 Oct 2017 Why VR could be on shaky ground as Nokia abandons Ozo
    First it was 3D, now it could be VR. The news that Nokia is halting development of its Ozo VR system is a further signal that wearing hefty head gear while viewing content is not a marriage made in heaven.

Production

Technology & Computing

  • CalDigit AV Pro 2 is a neat storage and connectivity hub Tuesday 17 Oct 2017 CalDigit AV Pro 2 is a neat storage and connectivity hub
    RedShark review: Fancy having a USB3 and Thunderbolt 3 hub for your MacBook Pro? How about if the hub contained a swappable HDD/SSD bay and could simultaneously charge your computer with one cable? If you do, CalDigit has the solution for you.

Studio & Broadcast

  • Cinema projection has a limited lifetime Thursday 12 Oct 2017 Cinema projection has a limited lifetime
    The writing is on the wall for cinema projection. New screen technology composed of LEDs is set to disrupt the century-old way of viewing movies on the big screen by the end of the next decade. The transition will as likely be driven as much by filmmakers as manufacturers keen to present their work with a high dynamic range far greater than any projector can achieve.

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