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Old July 29th, 2009, 06:00 PM   #1
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What year was this?

In the same spirit as "What camera is this" the film-look section, would anyone like to guess what year these adverts are from?

Found them while I was going through and culling my collection of Australian "Desktop" magazine.

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Old July 29th, 2009, 06:18 PM   #2
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Adobe Premiere 4.2 and the Targa 1000 and Windows NT -- I'm going to guess 1996 or 1997.
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Old July 29th, 2009, 07:00 PM   #3
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Ah the memories... At the Opera Company in 1995 I got a top of the line Power Mac 8100/100mhz system with a whopping 48MB of memory, a Radius VideoVision card and Premiere 3.0. Add a 17" Radius monitor and a zip drive and the tab came to about $9,000! Couldn't afford a disk array so it struggled to keep up with 640x480 video from our Hi-8 camera.
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Old July 29th, 2009, 08:02 PM   #4
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Circa 1996 indeed.

Is it me, or do I really have memories of running Windows and software in 4Mb (or was it 16Mb) of RAM?

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Old July 29th, 2009, 09:51 PM   #5
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When I got the machine with 48MB, people stopped by to visit just to see a machine with that much memory!
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