DSLRs once reigned supreme. Top cameras from Canon and Nikon delivered reliability in camera bodies and lenses for serious photographers looking for high-end cameras to do professional work. However, these days, mirrorless interchangeable-lens cameras seem like they are taking over. In fact, it wasn’t too long ago that mirrorless cameras were the new kid on […]
I’ve tried out a lot of Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs) for music production over the years. The first one I sunk my teeth into was Cubase but, along the way, I’ve bumped into others, each with its own cadre of devotees. At some point, I adopted Pro Tools, largely because it is widely used in […]
If you asked me to define what a workstation is, I’d say heavy duty professional computers specifically designed to perform the most challenging jobs which usually boast the latest and greatest processors and GPUs. In addition, workstations undergo many hours of testing and certification to make them as hardy and reliable as possible and are […]
The annual Siggraph graphics convention functions much like NAB does for the rest of the industry – it’s the place to be when new products, whether hardware or software, are announced for the visual effects industry. The show returned to Vancouver this year, and while we weren’t able to attend, we did watch with interest. […]
I’m always interested when it comes time for HP to show a batch of new workstations. While others are excited to know what is happening in tablets and smartphones, workstations are part of what I need to keep up to date with so I can do my job. HP’s Z series of workstations lead the […]
Smith Micro’s Manga Studio 5, just released, is a great tool for creating all sorts of comic books or graphic novels. Join Joe Herman for a closer look at this powerful yet affordable software…
At NAB 2012, Adobe launched a highly anticipated version of the Creative Suite. The new CS6 includes a make or break rebuild of Premiere Pro, its potent NLE that seeks to expand upon its base and capture those disappointed, professional Final Cut users feeling bereft upon the Version X upgrade. The release of CS6 is […]
Corel’s VideoStudio Pro is an inexpensive way to create HTML 5 ready video, features comprehensive screen capturing tools and is multi-processor aware. In this review, Joe Herman takes a close look of version X5.
Today, HP introduced some significant upgrades to its entire line of Z series workstations. Check out our first look at what the new machines have in store…
HP rolled out the HP Z1, the “world’s first all-in-one workstation” in Las Vegas this week and NYCPPNews was there. Find out all about this innovative new product in our first look at this slick machine.