Friday, January 25, 2013

Boris, Blackmagic and a World Premiere!

BCC-8 Secrets Unlocked! Teranex Mysteries Revealed! TouchEdit for iPad Unveiled! 
We began 2013 with presentations by several big hitters, and an exciting new product announcement.

Kevan O'Brien of Boris FX was back in town to show off the astonishing power of Boris Continuum Complete 8 plugins. Over 200 VFX filters with 3D particle effects and new features like Flicker Reduction, videoscope tools, OpenGL acceleration and more.

The folks from Blackmagic Design also dropped by to demonstrate the awesome power of the Teranex 2D—the gold standard in Up-/Down-/Cross-conversion, Standards Conversion, Cadence Detection, Noise Reduction, and much more... There was even a Blackmagic Cinema Camera on hand for show and tell!

In an exciting development for editors-on-the-go, respected film editor Dan Lebental, A.C.E. (Iron Man, Cowboys & Aliens)  publicly unveiled his revolutionary TouchEdit, the first professional NLE for the iPad.This amazing app allows editors to cut digital video in the tactile manner of classical film editing. Dan showed how this amazing tool can work in tandem with the traditional edit bay.