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Provacative: Michael Cioni at NAB 2017 - "Do I have Stockholm Syndrome with Apple?"
by Bill Davis 3 weeks ago
Definitely worth the time to watch if you care about the future of Apple in video. https: youtu.be i117f6RUKos Creator of XinTwo - http: www.xintwo.com The shortest path to FCP X mastery.
Re: Provacative: Michael Cioni at NAB 2017 - "Do I have Stockholm Syndrome with Apple?"
by Herb Sevush 3 weeks ago
Tim - First let me apologize for my last posting. Good for a bar, not right for the Cow. But then this - Tim Wilson "That said, "Stockholm Syndrome" has been used in relation to Apple customers for YE
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OT Resolve 14
by Steve Connor 4 weeks ago
BMD press conference will be on shortly but a number of pictures have been appearing on forums showing that it now has a "Fairlight" tab!
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Re: OT Resolve 14
by Herb Sevush 4 weeks ago
Michael Gissing "his is huge folks, particularly with the performance improvements. I don't know why it is OT. It may well be the topic of NAB." I agree. To have all these tools within the ap as oppo
Adobe updates leading into NAB
by Oliver Peters 1 month ago
Good overview from Scott: https: www.provideocoalition.com adobe-updates-premiere-pro-cc-april-2017 And a deeper dive from Dave Helmly: https: www.youtube.com watch v=zQy3eFIXF4k And a bit on After Ef
Re: Adobe updates leading into NAB
by Herb Sevush 1 month ago
First of all, can't they afford a thru the lens prompter for their Demo guy I mean how pathetic is that. Next, half the demo is about VR sound mixing, and really, who cares Who's paying the mortgage c
Something to do at NAB on Wednesday...
by Bill Davis 1 month ago
If your feet get tired during NAB on Wednesday about 3pm, I know where there are some comfy chairs directly across from the Convention Center at the Courtyard Marriott. Oliver Peters, Scott Simmonds,
Re: Something to do at NAB on Wednesday...
by Herb Sevush 1 month ago
Oliver Peters "The best NLE ever - a VHS deck with a shuttle knob, burn-in tapes, and a legal pad!" The best NLE ever - an upright moviola, a set of rewinds, and 3 assistants. Herb Sevush Zebra Produ
Multicam source sequence mapping mono audio tracks
by Ryan Dundas 2 months ago
The production company I work for just switched from FCP7 to Premiere Pro CC. This is my first project as an AE using Premiere and I need some help. Our project is multi camera reality TV style so I a
Re: Multicam source sequence mapping mono audio tracks
by Herb Sevush 2 months ago
Ryan Dundas "So now when I play my sequence, my master audio meter to the right of my timeline is showing 11 channels and they are all getting levels. So why on earth am I only getting 8 channels whe
Apple working on new Mac Pro
by Shane Ross 2 months ago
http: www.theverge.com 2017 4 4 15175916 apple-mac-pro-redesign-plans Rethinking the design, and admitting they painted themselves into a corner with the tube design. BUT...won't come out this year. L
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Re: Apple working on new Mac Pro
by Herb Sevush 2 months ago
Bill Davis "I'll ape the old "the past is prolog" thing - and trust that my machine won't auto-correct that into ProRes. " "The past is ProRes". Love it. Might add it to my handle. Herb Sevush Zebra
New Mac Pro!
by Gregor Queck 2 months ago
No 1. April Joke: http: daringfireball.net 2017 04 the_mac_pro_lives Happy anticipation to all :) . . .
Re: New Mac Pro!
by Herb Sevush 2 months ago
Andrew Kimery "Apple admitting it made a mistake That's rare" Not as rare as having some of the people on this forum admit that Apple made a mistake. For that we will have to wait for ... nope, could
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The Mac Pro future. Finally some sense from Apple!
by Chris Harlan 2 months ago
Videoguys has the scoop on the future of the Mac Pro and it is startlingly brilliant! http: www.videoguys.com blog apple-plans-release-late-fall-osx-licensed-systems
Re: The Mac Pro future. Finally some sense from Apple!
by Herb Sevush 2 months ago
Oliver Peters "With the exception of HP and Dell workstations, I can't say the same for most of the options on the PC side." I keep all my personal stuff running on a seven year old pc laptop and I'm
Multicam setup reality TV workflow
by Ryan Dundas 2 months ago
Hey I am an AE at a small production company that does mostly reality TV. We have been using Final Cut 6 & 7 since I started there about 5 years ago. We were about to switch to Avid for our upcoming p
Re: Multicam setup reality TV workflow
by Herb Sevush 2 months ago
Ryan Dundas "We have 3 main cameras covering the event (Sony F55 with Atomos shogun blades recording in ProRes 422) along with a few gopros and a Sony A7s on a ronin picking up b-roll. We also have 2
Save editable titles for use in another project
by Richard Martz 2 months ago
I'm just wondering if there is any way to save titles created in a Premiere Pro project so they can be imported into another Premiere Pro project and alterred when minor things change in major titles
Re: Save editable titles for use in another project
by Herb Sevush 2 months ago
Richard Martz "I'm just wondering if there is any way to save titles created in a Premiere Pro project so they can be imported into another Premiere Pro project and altered when minor things change i
Revisionist History...
by Bill Davis 2 months ago
I'm still on a lot of press release lists from my reporter days. So I've been watching the minor flury of PR pitches going out about this being the 25th Anniversary of Premiere Pro pre-NAB. Had to lau
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Re: Revisionist History...
by Andrew Kimery 2 months ago
While it covers more than just editing, I would have to add "Droidmaker: George Lucas And the Digital Revolution" to the 'must read' list. Amazing book about a pretty small group of guys that fathered
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Herb Sevush liked this 2 months ago
Prem vs FCPX - Panels
by Oliver Peters 3 months ago
Since this is a debate forum and it's a Friday, what are your thoughts about Adobe's Premiere Pro panels architecture This seems to be a key enabler for many third party developers building add-ins to
Re: Prem vs FCPX - Panels
by Joseph W. Bourke 3 months ago
Counter-counterpoint: that's why Premiere Pro has an interface you can actually change if you don't like what's there. Highly customizable. Joe Bourke Owner Creative Director Bourke Media www.bourkeme
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MacBook Pros "underpowered?" Not for FCP X editors. Not AT ALL.
by Bill Davis 3 months ago
If you live in the Premiere Pro world, it's starting to make sense that you might not feel the new Mac Laptops are a very big deal. If you've transitioned into the FCP X world, the evidence is mountin
Re: MacBook Pros "underpowered?" Not for FCP X editors. Not AT ALL.
by Steve Connor 3 months ago
Bill Davis "For some reason, no positive X post will EVER go unchallenged here. " As will no negative post either :)
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"It’s the Tesla of NLEs"
by Robin S. Kurz 3 months ago
http: www.fcp.co final-cut-pro articles 1930-getting-a-16-episode-gameshow-to-rough-assembly-in-30-minutes-with-final-cut-pro-x Pretty damn impressive. - RK ___________________________________________
Re: "It’s the Tesla of NLEs"
by Steve Connor 3 months ago
Brian Seegmiller " I LOVE FCP X and if you look me up you will discover I am a staunch advocate for FCP X" Won't stop you getting the "Wrath of Kurtz" I'm afraid :)
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There's a Severe Degeneration of Basic Business Social Courtesies in the World Today...
by Ned Miller 3 months ago
Hi All, Has this been happening to you too Or is it just me I have witnessed that basic social skills have really diminished. Kids at the Thanksgiving table looking at their phones, etc. We in the sel
Re: There's a Severe Degeneration of Basic Business Social Courtesies in the World Today...
by Herb Sevush 3 months ago
I don't see this as generational, but as individual. I had a potential client in the 80's that used me (I slowly figured out) to fill out their bid sheet - they knew who they wanted but they had to ge
Achieving the perfect "frame-within-a-frame"
by Brendan Nagle 3 months ago
Hey Cows, It's my first post here! I've been reading for years and finally decided to make an account. My question(s) today comes for an online news show workflow, where I cut from hosts on-camera wit
Re: Achieving the perfect "frame-within-a-frame"
by Herb Sevush 3 months ago
1) A lot of this is about managing frame size. Assuming your master timeline is 1920 by 1080, create a color matte that's also 1920-1080 and re-position it for your Picture-in-Picture. If it turns out
time-remap equivalent or workflow
by Andy Engelkemier 4 months ago
I've been getting by without, or just using After Effects. But it's one of those things where I've always thought, "there's Got to be a better way." In AfterEffects, I can take a clip, decide where so
Re: time-remap equivalent or workflow
by Herb Sevush 4 months ago
Alex Udell "discreet edit* had super simple time remapping that was really teriffic..." Stop it, you're gonna make me cry. Again. Herb Sevush Zebra Productions --------------------------- nothin ' at
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Premiere Pro Multicam question
by Brendan Plake 4 months ago
Does anyone know if it's possible to export a multi-cam sequence like it appears in the source monitor, with each camera showing in a grid Say I had a client who wanted to see all the angles for a par
Re: Premiere Pro Multicam question
by Herb Sevush 4 months ago
Brendan Plake "is it possible to export all angles to one video file and deliver that to the client " No. It's been asked for before -- put it in as a feature request and maybe you'll see it in futur
Color
by Magnus Wolff Soerlie 5 months ago
Searched a lot around, and I'm really sorry if I've missed an obvious post. I've been working half-professional with video for about two years now, and I've tried to become more serious about color fo
Re: Color
by Herb Sevush 5 months ago
Magnus Wolff Soerlie "But is there a slight consensus that the Adobe Products, even with Magic Bullet, can't do the job " You can do great work within Ppro using Colorista IV, a plug-in for Ppro by t
Speaking of FCP X editorial speed...
by Bill Davis 5 months ago
Watch Thomas Grove Carter Final Cut Pro X - Editing at the speed of thought. on Vimeo: https: vimeo.com 194855528 ref=em-share Creator of XinTwo - http: www.xintwo.com The shortest path to FCP X maste
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Re: Speaking of FCP X editorial speed...
by Oliver Peters 5 months ago
Bill Davis "Yeah, Tom's audio work in the demo seemed so badly hobbled and slow..." It's a nice demo by a talented editor, but you only saw a reduction of an already edited commercial. Some time-cons
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Need new Mac-based Premiere Pro machine recommendations
by Rod W. 6 months ago
Hi all, It's time to update one of our edit suites which is currently running a 12 core 2.66ghz MacPro 5.1 with 48GB of RAM, primarily FCP7 and AfterEffects (and we are several versions behind when it
Re: Need new Mac-based Premiere Pro machine recommendations
by Herb Sevush 6 months ago
I have both a souped-up 2010 MacPro and a 2013 TrashCan. The problem with the 2010 is lack of either USB-3 or Thunderbolt connectivity, making ingest from external drives slow and difficult. If everyt
FCP X Explained…
by Robin S. Kurz 7 months ago
Quite possibly the best, comprehensive and astute comparison and highlighting of old and new that I have seen to date. (both live and now "on tape") Bravo Jes s. Well done! https: www.youtube.com watc
Re: FCP X Explained…
by Steve Connor 7 months ago
Robin S. Kurz "Yeah. I also couldn't be more bummed that Apple had the gall to removed those visually powerful reminder-gaps, so I can reminisce over every bygone edit throughout the day *sigh* that
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Multicam sequence in a grid
by Brian Higgins 7 months ago
I have six camera shots that I want to sync, but also display each shot together in a grid, but am struggling how to set that up. any ideas for syncing them and also showing them all together instead
Re: Multicam sequence in a grid
by Herb Sevush 7 months ago
Brian Higgins "any ideas for syncing them and also showing them all together instead of switching them " Use the multicam feature, that's what it's there for. I would tell you to look it up in a manu
News: Boris FX and GenArts Announce Significant Merger of Industry-Leading Visual Effects Software Companies
by Cow News Droid 8 months ago
Plug-in leader Boris FX acquires Sapphire tools and team to become the powerhouse in post-production software industry (Boston, MA--September 9, 2016) Boris FX , the leader in integrated VFX and workf
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Re: News: Boris FX and GenArts Announce Significant Merger of Industry-Leading Visual Effects Software Companies
by Herb Sevush 8 months ago
"Could it be that both seem ridiculously overpriced in a market where there's been a groundswell of inexpensive and free plugins " I would think this is it. The FCPX crowd demands everything be free c
Good news
by Steve Connor 8 months ago
Alex 4D just posted this https: jobs.apple.com us search#&ss=47429395&t=0&so=&lo=0*USA&pN=0&openJobId=47429395 Anyone here want the job :)
Re: Good news
by Walter Soyka 8 months ago
Bill Davis "I don't have to get a whole new phone because I left mine on the deck and it started raining Because Jony Ives team figured a way not to need the same headphone hole they've been using si
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Fully Loaded Mac Mini Ok for Premiere Pro?
by Alexander Freedman 9 months ago
Hello all, I'm looking to upgrade a Mid-2010 Mac Pro (old silver tower, specs below) and was curious if you all thought a fully decked out 2016 Mac Mini (specs below) would be OK Unfortunately, using
Re: Fully Loaded Mac Mini Ok for Premiere Pro?
by David Roth Weiss 9 months ago
The biggest problem with the Mac mini is the installed GPU... At least with an iMac you can, and should, upgrade to the highest level GPU Apple installs in the model you're looking at. BTW, using your
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Apple, FCPX and Secrecy - RedShark "Guest Author"
by Craig Seeman 10 months ago
Interesting to note that the author is only identified as "Guest Author" and is a former Apple employee. Is something dramatic about to happen with Final Cut Pro X http: www.redsharknews.com post item
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Re: Apple, FCPX and Secrecy - RedShark "Guest Author"
by Steve Connor 9 months ago
Mitch Ives "I guess my sarcasm didn't translate. Yes, I know they keep us updated on Safari, which was my point " Should have spotted that :)
Apple is discontinuing the only monitor it makes, the Thunderbolt Display
by Craig Seeman 11 months ago
Apple officially discontinues Thunderbolt Display, points users towards third-party options http: 9to5mac.com 2016 06 23 apple-discontinues-thunderbolt-display Apple is discontinuing the only monitor
Re: Apple is discontinuing the only monitor it makes, the Thunderbolt Display
by Mark Raudonis 11 months ago
Am I the only one who actually liked them A t-bolt monitor paired with an iMac makes a wonderful dual monitor edit station. We have a ton of them. Of course they never actually lined up perfectly. You
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Herb Sevush liked this 11 months ago
RIP Peter Thomas
by Todd Terry 1 year ago
We lost one of the true giants of our industry this weekend, the man I will always consider the "World's Greatest Narrator" Peter Thomas passed away on Saturday. He was 91, and more than due for a res
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Re: RIP Peter Thomas
by Herb Sevush 11 months ago
I worked with Peter Thomas in the 70's and 80's in New York. Back then he would come in to town about 2 or 3 days a week, setup in whatever recording studio and knock out about 8 to 10 sessions, then
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OT Sony sells Vegas?
by Steve Connor 12 months ago
https: news.creativecow.net story 881874
Re: OT Sony sells Vegas?
by Andrew Kimery 12 months ago
Herb Sevush "Other than the few hundred folks in attendance at the nab event all the rest of us heard were rumors, and of all the rumors, none of us heard that Apple would be releasing a program that
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How Does An Editor Think And Feel?
by David Lawrence 1 year ago
Tony Zhou's lastest installment in his amazing series, Every Frame a Painting - something especially for us. Enjoy! https: www.youtube.com watch v=3Q3eITC01Fg _______________________ David Lawrence ar
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Re: How Does An Editor Think And Feel?
by Simon Ubsdell 1 year ago
Rule Number One: It's all about the eyes. So true. Great little video essay from the wonderful Tony Zhou. Thanks for sharing, David. Simon Ubsdell tokyo productions hawaiki
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NAB 2016: What is standing the test of time? (The 1 Week Edition)
by Tim Wilson 1 year ago
So here we are, a week past the "actual" end of NAB 2016, and I'm asking myself, what's still worth talking about a week later Because if it ain't worth talking about a week later, is it worth talking
Re: NAB 2016: What is standing the test of time? (The 1 Week Edition)
by Tim Wilson 1 year ago
I put "disruptive" in quotes because I don't know that we've actually seen a "disruptive" camera in the precise nature of the word. As the owner of the first 2 RED cameras off the line notes, RED most
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Apple and Thunderbolt 3
by Oliver Peters 1 year ago
At NAB a number of products were shown with Thunderbolt 3 connectivity. These were displayed with PCs that have TB3. When I asked one vendor about Mac compatibility, they said an adapter would be requ
Re: Apple and Thunderbolt 3
by Andrew Kimery 1 year ago
Shane Ross "I'm sure Apple will discontinue that line and push iMacs as their main "pro" computer (it already is superior to the current MacPro trash can)" The middle and top nMP's will still beat th
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Adobe sneak peak
by Oliver Peters 1 year ago
Some of these things will look familiar :) http: blogs.adobe.com creativecloud Immerse-yourself-in-creativity - Oliver Oliver Peters Post Production Services, LLC Orlando, FL www.oliverpeters.com
Re: Adobe sneak peak
by Scott Witthaus 1 year ago
When do we get a new title tool Scott Witthaus Senior Editor Post Production Supervisor 1708 Inc. Editorial Professor, VCU Brandcenter
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NYC May Pass "Freelance Isn't Free Act" To H*lp Screwed-Over Freelancers
by Craig Seeman 1 year ago
Interesting attempt to provide more protections for freelancers against late pay, none paying clients. ______ NYC May Pass "Freelance Isn't Free Act" To Help Screwed-Over Freelancers http: gothamist.c
Re: NYC May Pass "Freelance Isn't Free Act" To H*lp Screwed-Over Freelancers
by Herb Sevush 1 year ago
Mark Suszko " I can't imagine how a freelancer under these kind of market conditions can operate WITHOUT a cushion in place, in advance." Be married to someone with a steady income that can make your
Game of Thrones London Trailer workflow in X.
by Bill Davis 1 year ago
Just an interesting article, particularly relating to how magnetism helps Tom in High Profile promo trailer production by pinning SFX to ending clips and making it easier to time things... FWIW. http:
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Re: Game of Thrones London Trailer workflow in X.
by Gary Huff 1 year ago
Bill Davis " Just like Premiere Pro editors are stuck in THEIR ways - seeking workflows as much like what they've been accustomed to for the past 30 years as possible cuz, you know, change is hard."
Mac Pro: Optimal scratch / data disk setup
by Tommy Rudman 2 years ago
Hey all, I've recently been running out of space and seen a huge decline in speed on my Mac Pro. I use the computer for video editing, audio production, 3d and After Effects rendering. My Mac Pro curr
Re: Mac Pro: Optimal scratch / data disk setup
by Herb Sevush 2 years ago
Why the higher speed SSD for the cache I have the same drives but setup the other way around - The high-speed PCI SSD for the boot drive and the regular SSD for the cache. What's the advantage the oth
New Digital Juice Subscription
by Jeff Breuer 3 years ago
Have any of you seen the new direction Digital Juice is going Basically they are ditching disk media and going with a web portal. You pay a monthly subscription and get access to all of their software
Re: New Digital Juice Subscription
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
Todd Terry "Dang... read those employee reviews. WOWSER." Makes me want to trash my Digital Juice disks. On the other hand, it makes me appreciate my work environment all the more. Herb Sevush Zebra
Great nuts and blots look at Premiere improvements
by Andy Field 3 years ago
Some fantastic additions to the work flow and interface explained in detail with video instruction here http: provideocoalition.com ssimmons story dissecting-those-upcoming-adobe-premiere-fall-cc-2014
Re: Great nuts and blots look at Premiere improvements
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
Aindreas Gallagher "i still think the way they're going about it is a lousy idea, and there are better options available to them, but i'm not going to carp as much now that I rented the thing for a y
Editing chair choices
by Mark Suszko 3 years ago
I have a doc's note telling the boss to get me an ergonomic chair that fits me better and supports the back better. Standard office chairs are not quite deep enough back-to-front on the seat cushion,
Re: Editing chair choices
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
The Aeron is great. Fantastic warranty as well, my seat broke after 8 years and they replaced it, no questions asked. So 12 years of use, no more back problems, for about $80 yr. Herb Sevush Zebra Pro
No timecode when transcoding 4K XDCAM to 4K ProRes
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
OSX 10.8.5 I just transcoded some 4K XDCAM clips to 4K ProRes 422 and then imported to Premiere Pro. The problem is with the timecode, or rather the lack of timecode. All of the ProRes clips now show
Re: No timecode when transcoding 4K XDCAM to 4K ProRes
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
The solution, thank you Adobe and Kevin Monahan, is to upgrade to AME CC 2014. Problem solved. Herb Sevush Zebra Productions --------------------------- nothin' attached to nothin' "Deciding the spine
Blistering tech support critique from one of Adobe's biggest supporters
by Andy Field 3 years ago
From Larry Jordan (who makes a big part of his living with Adobe Training) with scathing criticism of Adobe Tech support EDITORIAL: ADOBE MEDIA ENCODER WON'T LAUNCH... AND I CAN'T FIND OUT WHY! I was
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Re: Blistering tech support critique from one of Adobe's biggest supporters
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
Walter Soyka "I would have actually thought that variations in workflow are an area where forums win. Workflows develop in the wild that the developers may not expect." My issue is that often I don't
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cutting promos with premiere is the nicest thing in the entire world.
by Aindreas Gallagher 3 years ago
I had to say it. I'm in a big broadcaster for a few months that does a lot of sport. they have avid - around sixty suites of avid. Horrible horrible horrible avid on isis as far as the eye can see. I
Re: cutting promos with premiere is the nicest thing in the entire world.
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
Aindreas Gallagher " You can scrub instantaneously live between timelines X style. Given PPro handles the clip move from timeline to timeline as a non destructive instance move, I don't know any othe
OT: Best current hard drives
by Herb Sevush 3 years ago
I thought I would take advantage of your collective expertise to post this very basic query - in your considered opinion what are the best and most reliable 3TB & 4TB hard drives at this point in time
Re: OT: Best current hard drives
by Frank Wit 3 years ago
Good read: http: blog.backblaze.com 2014 01 21 what-hard-drive-should-i-buy
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