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Nicolai Otto Jul 15, 2021 1:46:17 PM 6 min read

Encoding Digital Video with AVC/H.264: The Need for Speed

What is the single, most-requested feature for any video encoder? Don’t let the title of ...
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Frank Schönberger Jul 9, 2021 12:22:43 PM 10 min read

Codecs Made Easy: MainConcept Transcoding SDK

MainConcept® maintains the largest codec video and audio library on the planet, and it ...
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Frank Schönberger Jul 1, 2021 5:52:41 PM 10 min read

Encoding Time on Apple Computers: The M1 Revolution

Apple computers have a prolific history in video editing, having long been the choice of ...
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Thomas Kramer Jun 24, 2021 9:46:57 AM 9 min read

Universal File Ingest for Digital Video

In the media industry, conversations usually center on encoding, streaming, packaging and ...
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Geoff Gordon Jun 10, 2021 8:38:04 AM 6 min read

The State of 8K in 2021: The Vision Becomes a Reality

The stage was set for 8K long before COVID-19 changed our world in 2020. In fact, 8K ...
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Sarah Cook Jun 3, 2021 8:15:00 AM 9 min read

From Aachen to Austin: Digital Video Technology Decoded (and Encoded)

No matter where you are in the modern world, digital video is most likely in every one of ...
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Nicolai Otto May 27, 2021 7:45:29 AM 5 min read

Why Do Things Twice? MainConcept SABET Speeds Processing of Live and VOD Workflows

Encoding an OTT (over-the-top) ladder can be a demanding job. To satisfy the needs of ...
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Frank Schönberger May 24, 2021 2:04:07 PM 11 min read

AS-11 UK DPP Content Creation: MainConcept has you covered!

A few years prior to the turn of the century, the television industry began the ...
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Frank Schönberger May 6, 2021 6:39:00 AM 12 min read

DaVinci Resolve Studio Project Rendering Capabilities on Linux & macOS

Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve Studio is a unique NLE (Non-Linear Editing) solution ...
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Nicolai Otto Apr 29, 2021 7:35:00 AM 7 min read

The Value of Benchmark Testing for Video Codecs

If you’ve ever developed or created something, you likely realized it is rarely ...
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