Within the competitive world of India’s regional TV, Express TV launches
with a workflow based on Avid NewsCutter and iNEWS, plus ISIS shared
storage and Interplay media management.
Media departments at Oregon State University have standardised
on an EditShare tapeless workflow storage system to support
media production, sharing and archiving across the campus.
An Avere FXT Edge filer cluster manages high-speed I/O to Method
Studios’ render farm and workstations, increasing IOPS at lower
cost than achieving the same performance on core filers.
The 1.9.9 update to Blackmagic Design’s URSA Camera includes
80 fps 4K recording, a new 3:1 compressed RAW format, frame
guides and slow motion playback.
Dr Rajesh Modi distributes 3D video of endoscopic surgical procedures
online while recording them for his clinic’s archives using the Matrox
Monarch HD encoder and MC-100 mini converter.
Assimilate SCRATCH v8.2 and SCRATCH Lab v8.2, previewing at
InterBEE, will include support for Panasonic’s new Varicam35 4K422
workflow and the Oculus Rift format.
Akamai has released research that shows companies are increasingly
transitioning to delivering and consuming professional applications via
Rodeo FX is a winner of the Hollywood Post Alliance Award for
Outstanding Visual Effects - Television, created over 150 VFX
shots as part of the team behind HBO series ‘Game of Thrones’.
Red Giant Universe 1.3 has expanded to include support for Blackmagic
Design DaVinci Resolve, plus 13 new tools with several from the
At free workshops, Adobe Master Trainer Simon Walker shows practical
techniques with Red Giant’s Color Suite, PluralEyes and Universe plug-ins
plus BulletProof and new Offload software.
Dejero’s LIVE+ Mobile App for iOS v3.0 reduces latency and assigns
live feeds to different server destinations. Also, Dejero LIVE+ VSET
transmitters are now part of AMT’s IP-based vans.
Encore took on the dailies, conform, colour and supportive VFX for HBO's
four-part miniseries ‘Olive Kitteridge’, which was shot on film requiring
full DI on top of custom post services.
Quantel showed a Pablo Rio working in realtime at 8K 60p at InterBEE
2014. The new system, incorporating new AJA and NVIDIA hardware,
helps make 8K 60p post more practical.
Denson Baker ACS took the Sony F65 into remote locations, captured
day-for-night sequences, and worked on set with a number of custom
LUTs for director Jim Loach’s upcoming movie.
Cloud-based software 5D Smart City maps data created and recorded
by a city to an intuitive, interactive 3D model, making it useful and
accessible to governments, research and residents.
Quantum StorNext Pro Foundation is low-cost, integrated shared storage,
built on StorNext 5 workflow platform, Xsan compatible and designed
for smaller video management workgroups.
Axis Films upgraded their on-track broadcast of the 2014 Tissot Australian
MotoGP by using a custom fibre and IP-based OB vehicle integrating
equipment from EVS, Riedel and Yamaha.
The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera has recently shown the
scope of its versatility by going on tour with 30 Seconds to Mars,
and recording POV sequences in a new indie thriller.
JVC has launched three new three handheld 4K Ultra HD cameras -
a Super 35mm interchangeable lens model, a HD streaming camera,
and a professional super-compact.
The Foundry acquired software development company Made With
Mischief and its pen-based sketching application Mischief, used with
graphics tablets on Mac and Windows.