DV Info Net

DV Info Net (https://www.dvinfo.net/forum/)
-   What Happens in Vegas... (https://www.dvinfo.net/forum/what-happens-vegas/)
-   -   Mouse for Editing (https://www.dvinfo.net/forum/what-happens-vegas/511410-mouse-editing.html)

Norm Rehm October 15th, 2012 02:46 PM

Mouse for Editing
Can you suggest a good mouse for editing? I am having trouble with my mine and need to replace it.



Nicholas de Kock October 16th, 2012 05:14 AM

Re: Mouse for Editing
1 Attachment(s)
I have been using the Evoluent VerticalMouse for the last year, it's pretty amazing I highly recommend it. I have all my buttons assigned to application specific functions (9 in total) for example when I want to slice, play, undo, etc, I simply press a button on my mouse. I can edit an entire project in Vegas without touching the keyboard.

Another plus factor is the design itself, it takes getting use to but after a day I had no problem using the mouse, it's very comfortable. Overall the design reduces stress on your wrist & help for painful long editing sessions. I experienced a lot of pain in my wrists from constant editing it was getting to a point that I had to seek medical advice, this mouse healed my wrist.

Evoluent VerticalMouse, Vertical Mouse, ergonomic mouse, ergonomic computer mouse, computer mouse, optical mouse, carpal tunnel syndrome, repetitive stress disorder, RSI

Gregory Gatz October 24th, 2012 01:51 PM

Re: Mouse for Editing
You might also look at something like the Contour ShuttlePRO --

Contour Design | ShuttlePRO v2 | retail.contourdesign.com

It does not replace the mouse, but is an additional programmable controller that has a very
user friendly interface for Vegas and other NLE's..

Steven Davis October 27th, 2012 09:12 AM

Re: Mouse for Editing
I use one of these on everything I touch, both photo and video editing. I think Logitech might be moving to only the wireless version of this. But I started with this because of wrist fatigue, and now I have none.



Taky Cheung October 27th, 2012 02:51 PM

Re: Mouse for Editing
I have 2 mouses using at the same time.. Vertical Mouse for general use, and a logitech mouse with Hyperscroll wheel for editing. Switching between help your wrist not locked in one position for long time. Logitech mouse with hyperscroll wheel makes rolling through timeline a blast!

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:38 PM.

DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2020 The Digital Video Information Network