Panasonic launches a new remote accessory for camera navigation
through a tablet device, and has now released the 4K Varicam 35,
HD Varicam HS and super light AJ-PX800G 3MOS cameras.
Australia’s Network Ten is using 13 Dejero LIVE+ 20/20 transmitters
for live coverage of breaking news from locations too remote for trucks
or microwave vehicles to reach in a timely manner.
Akamai Ion can now optimise individual user experiences more
intelligently and reveal insight into website users. It is also easier
for a customer to configure and update their optimisations.
Reality Check Systems and Fotball Media built an integrated, interactive
broadcast graphics workflow for SBS Discovery’s broadcasts of the next
UEFA and FIFA football Championships.
Canal+ tracked the FIA Rallye de France-Alsace race in real time and
visualized its progress, using virtual timing techniques in Trimaran's
GeoRacing system, based on GPS data.
NewTek TriCaster Mini is a complete and portable, compact multimedia
studio able to transform an ordinary presentation into multimedia
content resembling network-style TV in a short time.
MEDIA BROADCAST has launched a pilot project in Berlin to test TV
broadcast using DVB-T2, the system replacing the current DVB-T, in
combination with HEVC/H.265 compression standard.
Korea’s MBC network has recently completed UHD coverage of the 2014
Asian Games using KarismaCG 4K character generators powered with
Matrox X.mio3 LP SDI cards.
Sky Italia deploys Imagine Communications’ MagellanTM SDN Orchestrator
to integrate and transparently manage redundant distribution for both
broadcast TV and IP transport streams.
Quantum and Cantemo have partnered to integrate file-based workflows
for media production. Also, Quantum’s new Workgroup system extends
online collaboration and storage.
Agence France-Presse is using a Quantel news production system to
set up an integrated, international news workflow that supports remote
and studio production of localised news.
Marshall Electronics’ new Dual 7” rack mount monitor combines a high
resolution display with analogue and digital inputs and waveform
monitoring for broadcast and reference.
SBS broadcast all stages of the 2014 Tour de France live to screens
across Australia from their Cycling Central website. Uninterrupted
availability was monitored and managed by Hostworks.
The Pickathon Music Festival in Portland Oregon set up a live production
and streaming system to broadcast performances of over 50 acts across
seven stages during their 3-day music festival.
FilmLight showed Daylight on-set colour grading tool for visualising
looks, Baselight for NUKE compositing software and the upcoming
release of Baselight grading system at IBC2014.
Many churches are establishing communities across a dispersed congregation.
Matrox engineer Daniel Maloney describes live production systems to integrate
and stream multiple-site content.
Panasonic and ITN are testing a broadcast news network workflow
that transmits video and shoot data from field locations to the newsroom,
controlling cameras via a network.
British Sky Broadcasting, BSkyB, has expanded and improved its
colour grading and finishing services with a recent upgrade of its
Mistika client suites and SGO SAN storage.