Author Bill Davis

Bill Davis

Bill Davis owns and operates NewVideo, a production studio in Scottsdale, Arizona focused on corporate video projects. During his 20 year career in the visual arts, he’s been in demand as a voice talent, videographer, script writer, and producer. He became one of the earliest adopters of Final Cut Pro in 1999, and spent a decade as a featured writer and Contributing Editor at Videomaker Magazine. He is also the creator of StartEditingNow! — a unique modern turnkey editing instruction curriculum that ships with professionally shot, fully rights-cleared “multi-track movie” content for classroom editing instruction in middle schools, high schools and universities.

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Chimera

A Softer Approach to Modern LED Panel Style Lighting. The new LED array lights that are sweeping the industry have a lot going for them. Fundamentally, they’re amazingly efficient turning most of the power applied to them into light rather…

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SquareBounce

One of the true joys of NAB happens a bit away from the big aisles and mega-booths from the industry giants. It’s the small innovative entrepreneurial folk who’ve turned a home grown idea into a product, and are trying to…

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BlackMagic Design Pt. 1

At NAB 2013, DV Info Net had the opportunity to sit down with BlackMagic Design President of US Operations Dan May for an on-camera chat about the new Cinema Production Camera, the hot new Pocket Camera and issues about BlackMagic…

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BlackMagic Design Pt. 2

At NAB 2013, DV Info Net had the opportunity to sit down with BlackMagic Design President of US Operations Dan May for an on-camera chat about the new Cinema Production Camera, the hot new Pocket Camera and issues about BlackMagic…

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BlackMagic Design Pt. 3

At NAB 2013, DV Info Net had the opportunity to sit down with BlackMagic Design President of US Operations Dan May for an on-camera chat about the new Cinema Production Camera, the hot new Pocket Camera and issues about BlackMagic…

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MXL Mics

Perry Goldstein from MXL Mics (part of the Marshall Electronics Group) shows us what’s new in their booth at NAB2013. First, here’s Part One: https://vimeo.com/64921968 And next, Part Two: https://vimeo.com/64925222 Here are the product descriptions mentioned in this interview: The…

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Serious Multicam

Cutting a 14-Camera Music Video in FCP X Some months ago, I was looking for a project that would let me explore FCP X’s multi-cam capabilities. Then I heard about The Nash, Phoenix’s new jazz education and performance venue. I…