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Digital Production Buzz – June 7, 2018

Apple showcased the future and we have two reports on WWDC18. Then, we look at the state-of-the-art in media collaboration tools with reports from Avid, Adobe and, each highlighting how we can all work together more easily and what the future holds.

Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Tim Standing, Alan Hoff, Alissa Johnson, Emery Wells and James DeRuvo.

  • A Developer Reports from WWDC18
  • Collaboration Tools From Avid
  • Collaboration Tools from Adobe
  • Collaboration Tools from
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

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Guests this Week

A Developer Reports from WWDC18

Timothy Standing
Timothy Standing, VP Software Development for Mac, OWC
Tim Standing, VP of Mac Software Development for OWC, is one of the lucky developers with a ticket to Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this week in San Jose. Tonight, he shares his perspective on the event and what it means for media creators.

Collaboration Tools From Avid

Alan Hoff
Alan Hoff, Vice President, Market Solutions, Avid
Avid pioneered collaboration between filmmakers with Avid Media Composer running on a Unity network 20 years ago. Tonight, Alan Hoff, vice-president of Market Solutions for Avid, explains how those collaboration tools have expanded to include ProTools, as well as software from many other developers.

Collaboration Tools from Adobe

Alissa Johnson
Alissa Johnson, Sr Product Manager, Collaboration Platform, Adobe Systems
Adobe has spent the last several years developing a range of collaboration tools, including Premiere Pro, After Effects and Adobe Media Encoder. Tonight, Alissa Johnson, Senior Product Manager, Collaboration Platform, talks about why Adobe is so interested in helping us work together and the trends they are watching for the future.

Collaboration Tools from

Emery Wells
Emery Wells, CEO and Co-Founder,
Two weeks ago, released new collaboration and review tools specifically designed for stills to extend their existing media review and collaboration tools. Tonight, Emery Wells, CEO and Co-founder, tells us how fits into the post-production review process, their newest tools and about the upgrade and where he sees collaboration going in the future.

The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

James DeRuvo
James DeRuvo, Editor-in-Chief, DoddleNEWS.
James DeRuvo Editor-in-Chief at, has a multi-faceted career spanning radio, film and publishing. With experience covering technology in the video industry for nearly 20 years, James joins us every week to present the latest industry news.
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