Portable Media Issue : Creative COW Magazine
64 pages (12mb/print vers., 12mb/spread vers.)
Portable Media: Mini-Formats Are Big Business|
How Mini-Media Is Changing the Tools and Means of Production
Blu-ray & HD-DVD In the Wake of Mini-Media
Radical Approaches to Acquiring for Mini-Media
Preserving Detail In Mini-Media Movies
Micro-Casting: Finding Your Niche
Building A Professional Machine Room
Building Websites That Win Clients
& much more...
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Articles in this Issue
Media 100 | Media 100 HD|
|Media 100 breaks out of its shell at last|
Have a bunch of Media 100 projects archived that you'd like to have access to, again? Media 100 breaks out of its shell at long last, releasing new versions of their editing system that are software-only, or that can run on cards like the AJA Kona.
Review, Editorial 05/09/2007
|Micro-Casting: Picking Your Target|
In this article from The Creative COW Magazine, Ron Lindeboom and Tim Wilson discuss how Eric and Cat Susch, with high production values, zero in on micro-cast broadcasting. In the iTunes podcasts they are climing the charts as their popularity grows and their commitment to podcast video quality is recognized.
Author: Ron Lindeboom
|Avoiding Whirrs, Rattles and Hums|
In this Creative COW Magazine article Michael Hanish gives some great free tips, tricks and techniques on how to do professional audio and avoid all the headaches that can go along with it. Michael covers video shoots, music, performances and more real world environments where you can apply this helpful training.
Tutorial, Feature 04/17/2007
Author: Michael Hanish
|How To Preserve Detail in Mini-Media Movies|
In this Creative COW Magazine article Aharon Rabinowitz discusses distributing mini-media formats across the web, mobile phones and other devices. Aharon gets into the specific aspects of this growing market and covers common questions like, When to use Flash or Quicktime? What compression should I use? What bit rate? and gives helpful tips for distributing your videos to some of the most popular areas such as YouTube.
Tutorial, Feature 04/17/2007
Author: Aharon Rabinowitz
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|Educating the Future of High Definition|
JMU faced many challenges on the way to a working HD facility. In this Creative COW Magazine article, John Woody discusses some of the struggles and triumphs experienced at James Madison University.
Feature, People / Interview 04/06/2007
Author: John Woody
Adobe After Effects Techniques|
|Building a Professional Machine Room|
You bought a new Final Cut Pro system to go with your Avid Media Composer or your other Final Cut Pro systems. You have an After Effects system with an AJA, Blackmagic or other card in it, so you can capture video and audio on this station as well. Your neighbor in the next office has a ProTools or a Logic system, and he wants to tie into some of your machines. You're on your way to becoming exactly what you didn't want to be - a facility. Oh no!
Author: Bob Zelin
Adobe After Effects|
|Designing Content for a Multi-Screen Video Display|
Matt Hall reveals an easy method for creating multi-screen display video presentations for use in trade shows, concerts and other events and situations.
By following Matt Hall's instructions in this article - and cross-checking your own settings in Adobe After Effects against Matt's settings - you can learn the secret of multi-screen display presentations.
Author: Matt Hall
|Mini-Formats: Big Money For Your Business|
No matter if you are a major broadcaster or a one person shop, small format is opening up big markets. In this Creative COW Magazine article Ron and Kathlyn Lindeboom discuss portable media and the future that they hold in the broadcast market.
Author: Kathlyn Lindeboom
|Radical Approaches to Mini - Media|
Portable media is quickly becoming one of the most popular arenas for video production and broadcast. In this Creative COW Magazine article Tim Wilson discusses the insights about multi-platform media revealed from his interview with Evan Schechtman, CTO of Radical Media and explains how to get the tools to utilize this expanding marketplace.
Feature, People / Interview 03/16/2007
Author: Tim Wilson
Writers in this Issue