Videomaker has posted their Best of NAB 2011 Awards, with Boris RED winning best plug-in.
Read more about the awards in detail, including judging criteria, at Videomaker online.
"After walking the National Association of Broadcasters showfloor for 3 days – clocking in up to 9 miles in one day – the Videomaker staff returned to VMHQ to discuss, debate and analyze the products we saw to present our first ever “Best of NAB 2011” awards.
BEST IN SHOW: Sony NEX -FS100u – Camcorder with Interchangeable Lens
BEST CAMCORDER: Canon XF305 - 3D Firmware Upgrade
BEST COMPUTER: HP EliteBook 8760w – Laptop
BEST EDITING SOFTWARE: Apple Final Cut Pro X (Apple has not yet posted the new product on their site since it is still getting tweaked)
BEST CAMERA SUPPORT: Redrock Micro3D Rig
BEST HARD DRIVE: LaCie Little Big Disk with Thunderbolt – Hard Drive
BEST LIGHT GEAR: Lowel Studio LED 250 and 450 – LED Lights
BEST MICROPHONE: Sennheiser MKH 8060 – Shotgun Microphone
BEST MONITOR: iKan VX7e – Field Monitor
BEST STOCK MEDIA: SmartSound SonicFire Pro Quicktracks – Cloud-based Royalty-Free Music Creation Service
BEST PLUG-IN: Boris FX Boris Red 5 – Video Editing Software
MOST INNOVATIVE: Photon Beard’s PhotonSpot Nova 270 - Light Emitting Plasma Lamp"
Boris has a deal through tomorrow, April 22 2011 to Purchase Boris RED v4 at a discounted price of $595 (Reg. $995), with a Free Upgrade to v5 on release.