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Jay Ankeney

Jay Ankeney

Jay is a journalist based in Angeles.

  • Resources

    NAB Show Product Preview: Editing

    March 28, 2017

    As usual, almost everything seen in the halls of the Las Vegas Convention Center during NAB Show 2017 is grist for the editing mill, and the progenitors of post production are keeping pace with the advancing evolution of our digital content creation technology.

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    2017 State of the Edit: VR, 8K and IMF

    January 27, 2017

    What better way to welcome the New Year than by taking stock of the state of post production with insights from representatives of some of the leading NLE manufacturers?

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    Music Assists in Setting the Scene

    November 01, 2016

    The FX Networks’ hit, “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” was one of the most successful cable shows ever produced, and the most-watched episodic in FX Networks’ history.

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    Editing Virtual Reality Content

    July 05, 2016

    Virtual reality is upon us, and, like any other seachange technology in the world of entertainment communication, it’s ultimately going to be up to editors to figure out how to handle it.

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    2016 NAB Product Review: Monitors

    June 07, 2016

    As the Bard once said, “Displays the thing!” and at NAB Show 2016 monitors and displays provided windows into the souls of new technologies.

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    2016 Product Review: Editing & Graphics

    May 25, 2016

    We used to say “fix it in post,” but with all the new power and flexibility of today’s edit systems it’s now more a question of “create it in post.”

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    2016 NAB Show Product Preview: Monitors

    April 13, 2016

    The way digital content creation technology is going, it’s not “what you see is what you get,” it’s more “what you see is what you got!” and “what you got” can only be seen on a video monitor with the latest HDR, HFR and wide color gamut technology.

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    2016 Product Preview: Editing & Graphics

    March 21, 2016

    All the changes that are in the air in our rapidly evolving media environment at the NAB Show will hit the fan, as it were, in editing and post production.

  • Expertise

    IMF Comes to the Rescue

    January 13, 2016

    As the new year dawns, if the purpose of an editor is to take raw chaos (source material) in the left hand and produce creatively crafted meaning (finished masters) out of the right, we are in for a major paradigm change.

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