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Conan slams FCP X brings back memories…

Published on June 24, 2011 By labtopia

After seeing this clip of Conan slamming FCP X, it brought back memories of one of our great, but retired editors demo reels from 2006, check out Ben Rokkit’s Demo Reel , it’s pretty spot on.  I would bet if FCP X was out in ’06 he could have made this gem in a fraction […]

Final Cut Pro X released and it’s flopping big for Pro Users

Published on June 21, 2011 By labtopia

The long anticipated release of the next gen editor FCP X happened today.  Already it is being panned by professional editors that went headfirst into installing.  Take a trip to Apple’s App Store and see the user comments for yourself.  The biggest features missing for Pro Users include: No compatibility with previous FCP 7 projects […]

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

Published on April 14, 2008 By pete@lab601.com

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.

LAB President Drops Science At Sundance

Published on October 5, 2006 By labtopia

LAB 601 President and Senior Creative Director David Ballard was a panelist at Avid Technology’s annual Education Summit at the Sundance Resort in Park City, Utah. A recognized expert in Avid workflow solutions, Dave shared his experiences with film and television department heads and educators from America’s top colleges and universities. (October 2006)