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Discounts, Cracks, and Resellers, oh my!

We get frequent emails from customers, or prospective customers, wondering about our policies around discounts, resellers, and other issues related to buying our software. We’d like to try to clarify things. Educational Discounts We’re big believers in education, and love


Using a 4K or 5K display with your Mac

It’s become fairly normal for video professionals to work with 4K sources. Heck, even the new iPhone 6s can shoot 4K video. However, it’s still pretty uncommon to have a 4K display, especially connected to your Mac as an actual

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Upgrading to El Capitan – Tips for Video Pros

We’re only a few weeks away from the release of Mac OS X 10.11 (“El Capitan”). Big OS upgrades always present a bit of a dilemma for folks in the video industry. New versions of OS X bring lots of


Dealing with Codecs on Modern Macs

We’re all familiar with the concept of codecs. And we’ve probably all run into a problem or two with a codec in the past – a file that works on one computer doesn’t work on another, or works in one

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EditReady, ScopeBox, and ClipWrap are ready for OS X 10.11 (“El Capitan”)

This week, we’ve released updates to EditReady, ScopeBox, and ClipWrap to add support for the newest version of Mac OS X, 10.11 (“El Capitan”). El Capitan is likely to be released this Fall, and we’re excited to be ready for

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Understand XAVC

For the last few years, Sony has been shipping cameras with a new format, XAVC. XAVC encompasses a lot of different elements, and it’s created some confusion about what XAVC is, and what it isn’t. We’d like to help unravel

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Announcing EditReady 1.3

We’re excited to announce EditReady 1.3. EditReady 1.3 is a major update, which adds a number of exciting features and improves performance. It is recommended for all users. This release adds a number of features to streamline proxy media workflows.

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Samsung NX1 (H265) luminance levels

We recently announced EditReady 1.2.1, with support for the Samsung NX1’s H.265 (HEVC) codec. This camera has some unique settings which can cause some confusion, so we wanted to dive in a little bit more. The NX1 has a few

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Announcing EditReady 1.2.1 with Samsung NX1 (H265) support

EditReady 1.2.1 is now available. This update includes important fixes and is recommended for all users. A full list of changes is available below. If don’t already have EditReady, download the free trial today and give the fastest, easiest transcoding

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Announcing EditReady 1.2 with AVCHD and HDV support

We released EditReady 8 months ago and have been working quickly to add support for additional camera formats. Today we’re happy to announce the release of EditReady 1.2 with support for MPEG transport stream media. This update brings all the functionality of our industry leading ClipWrap application to EditReady. Not only can you transcode and rewrap AVCHD and HDV content now, but you get all the other features you’ve come to enjoy – previews, thumbnails, full metadata editing, and custom naming.

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