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Unleash Your Mac! with Evan Schechtman

From Broadcast to Broadband

Is This Class For You?!? 
Do you know how to save multiple gigs of space from your hard drive without removing your own apps or data?
Do you know how to find valuable hidden applications on your mac?
Do you know why you need a RAID drive system?
Do you know the difference between Firewire 800, Esata and Thunderbolt?

Do you know how to streamline your network interfaces?
Can you make your machine play and transcode almost any media file, in almost any codec, for free?

Have you mastered your disk utility application?
Can you FTP files with no application installed?

If you answered NO to any of these, you need to get your brain to "Unleash your Mac".

Unleash Your Mac! with Evan Schechtman is an intensive three-hour seminar at Manhattan Edit Workshop that demystifies key areas of the digital media pipeline and fills in knowledge gaps along the way. With a focus on vital workflow concepts and applications used in real-world environments, maximize your Mac arms you with an in-depth understanding of how modern work is executed for both broadcast and web delivery. If you live and work in the digital world, Unleash your Mac! with Evan Schechtman will take you to a new level of resourcefulness and efficiency.


Maximize your Mac is designed and taught by Evan Schechtman, founder of New York’s first and largest Final Cut Pro facility, Outpost Digital. With more than fifteen years experience pioneering new workflows, Evan has created and configured post-production facilities all over the world. Having helped define the cutting edge in digital media workflow, Evan possesses a unique insight into the world of technology, business and promotion.

  • Broadcast Producers
  • Editors/Assistant Editors
  • Graphic Designers
  • Digital Artists
  • Bloggers and Vloggers
  • Anyone looking for the most up-to-date digital media know-how
Topics Include:
  • Personal System Optimization
  • Storage Topologies and Networking
  • Compression and transcoding
  • Desktop Media Tricks and Tips
  • Web Savvy Solutions for Media Producers
  • Overview of friendly tools to help you stay in control of your mac


Session One: 10:00am - 1:00pm or
Session Two: 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Course Cost: $149

Click here to register. Registration is under the special workshops drop down menu on the registration page and please note which session you would like to attend in the notes section.  Both sessions are exactly the same content.

This course is aimed at Mac users specifically, although Windows OS is referenced. You will not need to purchase any new applications or need any other shrink-wrapped software for this course.

Certification cost: NA