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How much footage is too much footage?

Posted by on October 14, 2010 at 10:21 pm

The result of this question has definitely been changed by today’s more rapidly adopted digital acquisition formats. Way, Way , Way back almost 15 years you had to aquire all of your footage on either Film (which has a high cost of processing or transfer) or a low cost alternative that showed up called DV.  The DV camera gave […]

So you think you’re RAIDed and Protected?

Posted by on September 21, 2010 at 11:02 pm

Too many times i’ve seen filmakers with their hard heartfelt work brought to me to output on a firewire drive to find that their drive wont mount or making clicking sounds.   Both are bad and mean that the drive is failed in some way.  Most people will try to repeatedly plug the drive into […]

Avid Delivers Ultimate HD Editing Experience With Release of Next-Generation Editing Systems

Posted by on April 14, 2008 at 1:41 pm

LAB 601 President, Dave Ballard is featured in Avid’s release of Media Composer Nitris DX.  We have been a beta development site for Avid since 2001, and it is always rewarding to see the release of new products that we’ve helped to develop.  Click here for the entire news release.