MotionBend 1.4 New Features

Wednesday, 08 October 2014

In MotionBend 1.4 we have added support for reading more formats. In particular we wanted to add support for AVCHD MTS (MPEG Transport Stream). Now you can simply load the MTS directly into MotionBend. We also added support for MXF and WMV containers, DV format and more codecs for AVI.

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Ultra High Definition TV, Hardware Ready Today

Friday, 18 April 2014

While wandering through Selfridges, the department store in London, we came across this Samsung 85 inch S9 series LED Ultra High Definition TV. You can't see this demo without feeling very impressed.


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Choosing Video Formats

Friday, 14 March 2014

The first digital video standard, ITU-R BT.601, was published in 1982. After more than three decades of working with digital video formats people are still asking the question which format to use and when you should use it. Everyone wants video that can play anywhere, is high quality and has small file size.

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Testing Strategies

Tuesday, 28 January 2014

When developing software it's important to carry out proper testing. Recently we've been doing some work on an interesting side project - porting MotionBend to Linux. Building and using MotionBend on Linux opens up the possibility of using Linux software tools for testing and also scheduling more automated testing.

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Transitioning to a 4K Workflow

Friday, 06 December 2013

4K is firmly on the roadmap for all video makers and content creators. It is not a question of if but a question of when and how. 4K is not a new technology; it's been around for years, now is a good time to take a look at how to switch to a 4K workflow for video editing and processing.

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