Video And Editing archive

  • Sony launch HD ready Sony Handycam CX6EK and 3 new HDD models
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    Sony launch HD ready Sony Handycam CX6EK and 3 new HDD models

    By 26 April 2007

    Sony has launched four new HD camcorders today, one of which it says is the smallest and lightest in the world. The new HD camcorder Memory Stick HD Handycam called the HDR-CX6EK promises recording up to 1080i on a removable Memory Stick. The new model...

  • Pinnacle editing for YouTube generation
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    Pinnacle editing for YouTube generation

    By 25 April 2007

    Avid Technology has announced it is launching the next-generation Pinnacle Studio line of video editing software. If you're looking to catch up with the YouTube generation, or even fed up of having a mass of family videos - the software is coming in three...

  • Cyberlink Powerdirector 6 - PC review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Cyberlink Powerdirector 6 - PC review

    By 17 April 2007

    If you own a camcorder, the chances are that you’ve quickly outgrown the basic editing tools that will have been bundled with it. So, there is a growing market for editing software that allows the amateur user to get the most from their footage. If...

  • Sony and SanDisk launch SxS memory card for Camcorder users
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    Sony and SanDisk launch SxS memory card for Camcorder users

    By 16 April 2007

    Sony, with the help of SanDisk, has launched yet another memory format. This time its digital camcorders that are getting what will be know as SxS. The new format will offer high-speed transfer and be the same size as a ExpressCard making it easy to fit...

  • Apple upgrades to Final Cut Studio 2
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    Apple upgrades to Final Cut Studio 2

    By 16 April 2007

    Apple has upgraded its Final Cut Studio package today offering major upgrades of Final Cut Pro, Soundtrack Pro, Motion, Compressor; and Introduces "Color", ahead of Adobe's update to Premiere and its movie editing software applications later in the year....

  • CSI ready for new web channel
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    CSI ready for new web channel

    By 13 April 2007

    TV networks all across the states and UK have been joining forces to launch their programmes on the Internet for download. CBS in the US are the next to say it is moving online. The TV network has partnered with a number of companies to deliver the TV...

  • Creative Live! Cam Optia AF webcam announced
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    Creative Live! Cam Optia AF webcam announced

    By 16 March 2007

    Creative has announced the new Live! Cam Optia AF webcam, with what it is claiming is the world's first webcam to offer auto focus technology and a true 2.0 megapixel CMOS sensor. Finished in glossy black, with a new multi-element precision glass lens...

  • Logitech launch two new Quickcam webcams for notebooks
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    Logitech launch two new Quickcam webcams for notebooks

    By 15 March 2007

    Logitech has announced the launch of two new webcams for notebooks, expanding its growing portfolio of webcam peripherals. The Logitech QuickCam for Notebooks is according to the company "perfect for first-time webcam users" and comes with a suggested...

  • Canon PowerShot TX1 digital camera launched in the US
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    Canon PowerShot TX1 digital camera launched in the US

    By 23 February 2007

    Canon has announced the PowerShot TX1 digital camera slash camcorder in the US today. The new camera, which isn't coming to the UK, sports a vertical design which features a 10x optical zoom lens and an 115,000-pixel Vari-Angle LCD screen that swivels...

  • New Panasonic SDR-S10 claims to be world’s smallest SD Camcorder
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    New Panasonic SDR-S10 claims to be world’s smallest SD Camcorder

    By 14 February 2007

    Panasonic has launched what it is claiming is the World’s Smallest SD Camcorder – SDR-S10. The new model measures 1.2 x 2.5 x 4.5 inches in size and features no moving mechanism in the recording section and because of this offers a Quick Start function...

  • Action Cam from Oregon Scientific for extreme sports enthusiasts
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    Action Cam from Oregon Scientific for extreme sports enthusiasts

    By 8 February 2007

    Oregon Scientific, a name that brings to mind temperature gauges and radio-controlled clocks, has released a new Action Cam for sporty types. It can handle whatever sport you throw at it, being weatherproof and ruggedly designed to clip on or be stowed...

  • Canon launch Canon HD Camcorder HV20
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    Canon launch Canon HD Camcorder HV20

    By 31 January 2007

    Canon has announced the launch of a new digital HD ready camcorder - the Canon HD Camcorder HV20. The new camcorder is a companion to the HV10 and features Canon’s high performance 2.96 megapixel 1920 x 1080 True HD CMOS sensor. Providing full HD resolution...

  • Cyberlink DVD Suite 5 - PC  review
    Cameras 3 out of 5

    Cyberlink DVD Suite 5 - PC review

    By 23 January 2007

    There was a time when the typical DVD software could only play movies, leaving the likes of Roxio and Nero to handle disc creation as a separate package. However, in this age of multimedia things are changing, as Cyberlink DVD Suite 5 offers a comprehensive...

  • Canon brings four new camcorders to the UK
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    Canon brings four new camcorders to the UK

    By 11 January 2007

    Canon has released another four camcorder to the UK market, two that record to miniDV, and two that record to DVD. Its direct-to-DVD camcorder range has been updated with the widescreen-ready DC230 and DC201, while the miniDV range will include the new...

  • CES 2007: Samsung launches six new camcorders
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    CES 2007: Samsung launches six new camcorders

    By 10 January 2007

    Samsung has launched six new camcorders at CES, and is therefore keeping up with Canon and Sony. They include both miniDV and DVD models, but no HDD or high-definition ones. First there's the SC-D372 miniDV camcorder that boasts a 34x optical zoom, 2.7-inch...

  • CES 2007: Xacti HD2 takes over from the HD1 in Sanyo's camcorder range
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    CES 2007: Xacti HD2 takes over from the HD1 in Sanyo's camcorder range

    By 8 January 2007

    The latest camcorder to emerge from the fog of CES is the Sanyo Xacti HD2, which offers a new 7.38MP sensor and great low-light sensitivity. The HD2 is the smallest and lightest near HD camcorder on the market, and follows the HD1 and HD1a models. It...

  • CES 2007: Canon unveils four new camcorders
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    CES 2007: Canon unveils four new camcorders

    By 8 January 2007

    Canon is not letting Samsung steal all the camcorder news at CES and has unveiled three entry-level camcorders and a flagship model for its DVD range. The DC50 DVD Camcorder records with a 5.39MP CCD sensor with an RGB primary Color Filters for still...

  • CES 2007: Sony unveils new models to all its camcorder ranges
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    CES 2007: Sony unveils new models to all its camcorder ranges

    By 8 January 2007

    Sony has unveiled a bewildering array of consumer camcorders, including a new range of HD camcorders that record directly to DVD, rather than to a hard disk. The company has also updated its range of MiniDV and HDD camcorders. Sony has introduced a new...

  • CES 2007: JVC announces HD Everio GZ-HD7 HD camcorder
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    CES 2007: JVC announces HD Everio GZ-HD7 HD camcorder

    By 7 January 2007

    JVC has announced what it is claiming is the World's first Full HD consumer camcorder. The new camcorder that offers a recording resolution of 1920 x 1080i will be apart of the company's JVC Everio Hard Drive camcorder line. The new model, called the...

  • Amazon.com lists Apple iLife '07
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    Amazon.com lists Apple iLife '07

    By 4 January 2007

    Amazon.com has spilled the beans on at least one of Steve Job's announcements at MacWorld next week. The online retailer has listed Apple iLife '07 for sale on its website. There are no specifications on the site, it simply says that the product is “Currently...

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 5 - PC  review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Adobe Photoshop Elements 5 - PC review

    By 2 January 2007

    For as long as anyone cares to remember, Adobe Photoshop has been one of the world’s leading professional art packages. While Elements trades on it’s name it doesn’t have the same price tag – it’s about fifth the price – and is essentially...

  • Olympus Mju 1000 All Weather digital camera review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Olympus Mju 1000 All Weather digital camera review

    By 27 December 2006

    Another week and another 10-megapixel compact arrives and it’s the Olympus Mju 1000, the 11th model in the Mju range. The 1000 is a very smart, stainless steel bodied compact that certainly looks very pretty. It is also weatherproofed; that all metal...

  • Genius Football Webcam for the footie fan in your family
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    Genius Football Webcam for the footie fan in your family

    By 18 December 2006

    It's cheap, it's a webcam, and it's designed for football fans. The Genius Football Cam is one of the cheapest webcams out there, retailing for under £10 on Amazon.co.uk, but may make a good stocking filler for a football fan you want to keep in touch...

  • Creative launches Live! Cam Optia for video chatting
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    Creative launches Live! Cam Optia for video chatting

    By 12 December 2006

    Creative has launched yet another webcam to its stable of webcams, and while this one may not be as high-spec as some of the other options, it offers easy plug-and-play functionality. The Creative Live! Cam Optia is a USB-based web camera that works as...

  • Serif PhotoPlus 11 PC software review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Serif PhotoPlus 11 PC software review

    By 5 December 2006

    One of the complaints levelled at digital photography is that it’s a flat medium. What this means is that the camera doesn’t understand the nuances of a 3D world, which is why every digital photo comes to life with even the most basic of edits. It...