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Video Analytics and YouTube

Have you ever wondered how many people look at your videos?  I'm not talking about the number of viewers who start to watch a video - I'm talking about how many viewers watch the whole thing.  I know I have.  Part of the reason is that for…

Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5 review by Shawn Lam

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Monday April 11, 2011 - Las Vegas, NV Today Adobe announced a updates to much of their Creative Suite, including Production Premium, with CS5.5. So while many news sites are simply listing off the highlights from Adobe's Press Release, I…

EventDV live – 2nd edition

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The 2nd edition of EventDV Live was released today. Here is the link to EventDV Magazine's "Live" e-mag edition, which, as the name implies, targets the live video production market. EventDV Live is a quarterly trade publication. In this…

EventDV Live Olympics Review

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As a follow-up to my blog post critiquing the video coverage of the Olympics Opening Ceremony on EventDV Live, I wrote a second post summarizing my feelings on the games coverage following the closing ceremonies.  Both discussions compared…

Rechargeable Batteries Outlast Alkaline Batteries

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Back in October I wrote a rechargeable battery blog post about my confusion with the use of rechargeable specifically in wireless lavaliere microphones.  After a few months of investigations, and spearheading a movement to have a defective…

Battery Charger Meltdown Part 3

Update on Battery Charger Meltdown Part 1 & Part 2 & Part 4 _____ I mentioned yesterday that Amazon completed an investigation and concluded that the La Crosse BC-9009 "is safe if used as intended and has been reinstated for purchase." I…

Battery Charger Meltdown – part 2

Update to Battery Charger Meltdown Part 1. Battery Charger Meltdown Part 3 Battery Charger Meltdown Part 4 December 28 2009 UPDATE to Part 2: I received an email from Anthony in Amazon Executive Customer Relations I've confirmed that…

Battery Charger Meltdown

February 10, 2010 Update: LaCrosse announced it has identified the problem behind the rash of battery charger meltdowns and is voluntarily replacing the affected A/C adapter, which is outputting too much voltage. If you have a LaCross BC-9009…

What’s the deal with rechargeable batteries?

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I'm in the process of replacing my Sennheiser Evolution 100 lav mic systems with the new Sennheiser Evolution 100  G3 ones (because they have diversity) and decided to revisit my battery choices. In the past I was simply using Alkaline AA's…

Speech to Text and 64-bit Performance in Adobe Production Premium CS4 – EventDV

Adobe Production Premium CS4 was released just about a year ago and it includes all the software titles an event video producer requires on a daily basis: * After Effects CS4 * Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 * Photoshop CS4 Extended * Flash CS4…