5 THINGS : Simplifying Film, TV, and Media Technology, is a web series dedicated to answering the 5 burning tech questions you have about technologies and workflows in the media creation space. Tech stuff I dig, and how it’s used.
Editing Remotely with Avid Media Composer
Extending Your Desktop
Islands of Media
Virtualization and Extending: Media Composer | Cloud VM
Streaming Proxies: Media Composer | Cloud Remote
Computer, Storage, and Media in the Cloud: Avid | Edit On Demand
An Intro to Using the Cloud for Post Production
Why use the Cloud for Post Production?
Transfer and Storage
Rendering and Transcoding and VFX
Video and Audio Editing and Finishing
Review and Approve
Blackmagic eGPU Pro & 2018 Mac Mini vs. FCPX, Adobe Premiere Pro, DaVinci Resolve, and Avid Media Composer
2018 Apple Mac Mini
Blackmagic eGPU Pro
Apple FCP X and Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve
Adobe Premiere Pro and Avid Media Composer
YouTube Tips And Tricks For Your Media
On this episode of 5 THINGS, I’ve got a few tricks that you may not know about the 'Tube. Little known upload tricks and workarounds, playback shortcuts, captioning hacks, audio compression workarounds, and voodoo that you may not even know that YouTube does.
1. Upload Tricks
2. Captioning Hacks
3. Playback Shortcuts
4. Audio Secrets
5. Advertising Tips
Building a Hackintosh
In this episode of 5 THINGS, Michael shows how to choose the correct parts, how to build, and how fast a Hackintosh is against other Apple Computers!
Tested: a $2500 Hackintosh vs a $13,000 Late 2017 iMac Pro and a Late 2013 Mac Pro!
Render and export benchmarks with Apple FCP X, Adobe Premiere Pro, and Avid Media Composer.
1. Why Build a Hackintosh?
2. Choosing the Right Parts
3. Building the Computer
4. Installing the OS
5. Performance and Conclusions
LiveU Solo vs Teradek VidiU Pro
What do they do?
Setup and Connectivity
Flexibility and Usability