The Official MASV Blog
Understanding The Virtual Production Workflow
The adoption of virtual production in media and entertainment continues to rise, with a recent industry survey on virtual production indicating that nearly half of respondents use or will use the technique within the next two years.
What is Edge Storage?
An overview of edge storage, including what is it, its business case, and what it can do for filmmakers and others generating data at the edge.
Easy Premiere to DaVinci Workflow: Share Pre-Conformed Timelines
With a Premiere to DaVinci workflow, editors and colorists can share pre-conformed timelines between each other and on shared workstations.
Understanding the Differences between Online Storage, Nearline Storage, and Offline Storage
Many different terms exist when describing the array of available digital storage options. But all storage options and technologies for video production fall under one of three basic categories: Online storage, nearline storage, or offline storage.
What Is Video Transcoding?
Video transcoding is happening all around us, and, if you master the process, it can make your video workflow far more efficient, cost-effective and pleasurable. But what is video transcoding, how does it work and what do you need to know to transcode correctly?
NAS vs. RAID Storage Differences
Have big files? You may be considering NAS vs. RAID. But what's the difference? We explore the advantages, disadvantages, and use cases for each.
How Does MASV’s File Acceleration Technology Work?
Exploring the file acceleration technologies and techniques used by MASV to enhance the speed of delivery of terabyte-level files over the internet.
Storage & Back-up Workflow for Filmmakers
To get a better understanding of the types of storage options available to filmmakers, best practices and tips when storing files, and some examples of existing storage workflows, read our guide on video storage workflows for production teams below.
How To Set-Up an FTP Server
For many years, FTP was the best solution for transferring large files. If you have no choice in using an FTP server, then this article is for you. Learn how to set-up and FTP server.
Best Gear For Making A Short Film With Your SmartPhone
If you’re an aspiring filmmaker and you have an idea for a short film or a video project (like a documentary), with nothing but a phone in-hand — good news! That’s more than enough. And if you want to give your film that extra bit of polish, we’ve compiled a smartphone filmmaking kit with affordable gear to level-up your shoot.