Lightworks for Linux is available to everyone for the first time. To help you get started, here's an article we published a while back that gives a really good overview of the wonderful world of Linux
RedShark's very lucky because we share an office building (and a parent company, EditShare) with one of the most talked-about products in the world of video: Lightworks. We're editorially independent of Lightworks and EditShare, but it certainly helps when we can can sit down next to the developers, product and technical support managers and say "how about making an exclusive for RedShark: the first-ever full-length official demo of Lightworks for Linux"
Is this the most important new computer for a decade? It might not sound a likely candidate for that award. It's not very powerful. It's made of plastic. You can't run your favourite applications on it. You certainly can't use it to edit video. And yet, for reasons I'll explain below, I think it's pretty important.
Here's a rare peek into the complexities you might encounter when writing NLE software for Linux. It's a constantly shifting platform, and even the most subtle changes can cause headaches for developers. But there's a good outcome: having solved the problem, the NLE code is more robust than ever. (This is also a good introduction into how a modern NLE copes with Long GOP footage). Lightworks Lead Developer Rob Fearnside shares his insights
On first blush, it seemed like an April Fool's Day joke, but it's real: Magic Lantern has discovered how to run Linux on Canon EOS cameras, opening the door to new innovations.
This high-end Linux and OS X Digital Audio Workstation now supports video playback. Chris Erswell reports
Lightworks is a great video editing tool but if you want more low-cost, high-octane audio assistance there are places to go. Chris Erswell investigates
In case you missed them the first time around, we're replaying some of the best articles from 2012. This time - Linux: Read this first! By Phil Rhodes
- Wednesday 19 Oct 2016 - (94613) 8K is not the future of TV. We think 21:9 Ultra Widescreen is instead. Here's why...
- Saturday 15 Oct 2016 - (38865) Understanding ISO: In digital cameras, it's not what you think it is
- Tuesday 11 Oct 2016 - (22533) RED launches not one, but two 8K cameras [Update - now with product video]
- Sunday 9 Oct 2016 - (6592) BenQ’s impressive PV3200PT UHD display reviewed
- Thursday 20 Oct 2016 - (5675) The state of Solid State Drives in 2016
- Monday 24 Oct 2016 - (110) The real reason why we need 8K
- Sunday 23 Oct 2016 - (809) A still image that is so beautiful: Antares rocket launch long exposure
- Friday 21 Oct 2016 - (1615) What happens when you put a 1000W LED onto a drone?
- Friday 21 Oct 2016 - (1203) The end of shaky video?
- Friday 21 Oct 2016 - (1564) What Convergent has done with Titan shows the way to capturing all camera angles at once