Can’t make it to Las Vegas this year for the National Association of Broadcasters show, “where content comes to life?” No worries. There is more live coverage than one person can possibly watch. Experience NAB vicariously through this top 10 list of NAB news website links. Check back often as I continue to update this NAB coverage list throughout the week.
The NAB Show
Streaming from 9AM to 6PM Monday through Thursday, the live NAB Show coverage should be extensive, Check it out yourself at www.nabshow.com
NewTek brought power to the people in the early 90’s with revolutionary products like the Video Toaster and LightWave 3D Take a look at their TriCaster streamed coverage. Guests will include Ji, Penn Jillete, Tom Green, and Shira Lazar. www.newtek.com…
planet5D is all about DSLR cameras that shoot video, and it’s run by a guy called Mitch. What more info do you need? Watch Mitch’s coverage at blog.planet5d.com/NAB
NAB Show Buzz w/ Larry Jordan
Larry is an internationally-renowned video consultant and Apple-Certified trainer. Get ready as he and a bevy of reporters present than 70 interviews with industry leaders right from the trade show floor. DigitalProductionBuzz.com is the official podcast of the NAB Show.
The gang over atFX Guide do some phenominal podcasts and traingin gin Tuesday April 9th at 10am Las Vegas time The promise to have some have some great demos and presentations from the show, as well as prizes! register for the contest at fxguide.com/nablive
Combining features on technology, creativity and business with daily news, video, blog posts and social media, StudioDaily keeps visitors up-to-date on critical workflow developments, new product releases, innovative techniques, notable projects and people, and industry trends.
While most of the news is about video, not all of this years revolution will be televised. Here are some of the twitter feeds to follow:
GoPro says that they make “arguably the most versatile cameras in the world.” The HD HERO gear-mountable cameras cams are indeed awesome for watching your world in wide-angle. Here they are in 144 high-definition characters. twitter.com/gopro
Tim’s latest work is called Vids: An iPad Mystery Thriller transmedia eBook story of a jilted mistress who builds a website of revenge. Follow Tim at twitter.com/1timstreet
Update – Monday
While not a bastion of NAB news, tcp.co is an awesome site if you are into using Final Cut Pro (7 orX). If so, I recommend a daily visit to keep up with news, technique and plugins for Apples editing platform. You will also find some useful current coverage of FCP-related NAB info. Enjoy it all as one of the shortest URLs in the industry: www.fcp.co
And least we forget Larry Jordan’s personal blog, humbly titled Larry’s Blog. Larry writes lengthy, in-depth articles packed with info and knowledge of editing, post-production and the sate of the industry. Visit this one every few days for a great new article at larryjordan.biz…
Know of some other sites doing quality coverage? Be sure to post them in the comments and I will add them to the list.