There’s a golden rule in content creation: always tell a good story. Nobody practices that rule quite like Larry Lancit, President and Owner of Lancit Digital Media. In his Emmy-winning career in video production, Lancit has prioritized storytelling above all else. This is clear in his long-running educational program Reading Rainbow, which inspired countless children with books, music, and other media for over 20 years. Reading Rainbow was the first of many children’s programs produced by Larry and Cecily Lancit, and is widely regarded as one of the best shows of the genre.
“The EVO was an invaluable part of our work. We couldn’t have made the movie without it.” That’s Damien LeVeck, founder of Skubalon, Inc. and director/writer/producer of The Cleansing Hour, a Shudder Original that’s been racking up streams, screams, and rave reviews since its 2020 release. In The Cleansing Hour, Lane (Alix Angelis) transforms from loving fiancée to terrifying antagonist.
Maday Productions is an Emmy-winning group of storytellers based in Chicago, IL. As a self-described “boutique” production studio, they take great pride in their ability to deliver gorgeous visuals and strong narratives for clients all over the world. Staying true to those values, Maday has produced incredible work for brands like ESPN, General Electric, Sony, IBM, Bank of America, and many more. Maday travels the globe creating incredible content like this behind-the-scenes documentary of Tommy’s Honour (2016).
Apple has always had a real knack for setting the industry standard. Sure, they didn’t invent the personal computer, nor the mouse, digital music player, or smartphone. But, they have implemented existing technology in such a high-quality, consistent manner that customers often demand these features in every product they purchase. Once again, Apple is taking the initiative to push what might be the future of computer hardware with their transition from Intel processors to their own, home-grown Apple silicon.
Music videos, branded content, documentaries, and narrative films—Abstrakt does it all. From their Brooklyn studio, Abstrakt delivers carefully crafted cinematography and elegant edits for brands like New Balance, Nespresso, and Johnnie Walker. In a particularly dreamy project, Abstrakt created a multi-episode commercial series featuring properties from Chicago to Costa Rica to Catalonia for Autograph Collection Hotels, now part of Marriott International. They’ve also produced stunning video content for artists A$AP Ferg, CJ Fly, and the legendary David Bowie. A diverse clientele is a bit of an understatement, and Abstrakt trusts EVO as the engine that keeps their entire workflow running day in and day out for each new creative opportunity that comes their way. Abstrakt creates bold, artistic commercials for brands like Johnnie Walker, pictured above.
The highly anticipated Mac Pro and the latest version of Apple’s MacBook Pro (Nov. 2019) are shipping with macOS Catalina, and it’s causing issues for some pro video users. With two new Apple devices shipping with macOS Catalina, thousands of users are upgrading their existing systems, and thousands more are wondering if they should make the leap. If you’re undecided about whether or not you should upgrade, or you’ve already ordered the latest Mac Pro tower or MacBook Pro, here’s what you need to know.
Studio Network Solutions (SNS) Releases ShareBrowser 5.0.3 with Extensions for Final Cut Pro X and After Effects and New Amazon S3 Integration
Version 5.0.3 of the easy-to-use media management software adds direct integration into Final Cut Pro X and Adobe After Effects, along with several other new features for video teams.
ShareBrowser 5.0.3 is here! With it comes new ways to work inside of Final Cut Pro X and Adobe After Effects, support for audio file previews, new ways to explore media, and better ways to manage third party NAS storage and keep track of your cloud backups in Amazon S3.
Today, we’re very excited to announce the release of the ShareBrowser workflow extension for Final Cut Pro X! It’s designed to fit natively into your workflow and make it easier than ever for your team to collaborate and manage media in a multi-user editing environment. We’ve been busy putting the final touches on what’s sure to be a favorite feature among our crowd of FCPX fans, and our brand new extension is now available for EVO users to download in the app store. Check out the video and read below to see exactly what ShareBrowser can do for your team’s FCPX workflow.
ShareBrowser Workflow Extension Brings Better Shared Storage and Media Management Workflows Directly to Final Cut Pro X. The new workflow extension brings Studio Network Solutions’ easy-to-use media asset management software directly into Final Cut Pro X to help improve the way teams manage media and interact with shared storage in a collaborative Final Cut Pro