The 3.2 Update adds 862 new conversions to Teranex Express, including
new format and frame rate conversions, plus removal of 3:2 pulldown
frames from movie footage converted to video.
Cobham is supplying IP, wireless and satellite communications to the
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, keeping boats in touch with the control
centre and forming a key element in video coverage.
Telestream Tempo is a new time adjustment application for re-timing
file-based content and intelligently adjusting the running time of shows
To capture and stream the 2015 King of Hammers off-road race
on-site and online, the production crew used RED and Sony cameras
and a live production workflow built with AJA gear.
To deliver localised content to the Adria region, HBO Europe is
deploying General Dynamics Mediaware’s InStream MPEG splicing
and transport stream server system.
The Department of Media at Macquarie Uni has built systems in use
at major broadcasters and online media outlets into its courses, including
Avid newsroom software and shared storage.
Brazilian TV network Record Bahia has implemented a Dalet News
Pack to power its new HD facility, with storage and servers configured
for story creation, editing, ingest and playout.
Venezuela’s Promar TV has based a new OB truck on ATEM 2 M/E
Production Studio 4K and other Blackmagic gear to produce and
broadcast all games of their national Baseball League.
Robotic cameras, a custom cell data network and Wirecast are
essential gear when live streaming a web series on the lives of
polar bears from the Artic tundra.
Reallusion iClone 6 3D animation software now supports Allegorithmic
Substances and the Indigo Renderer, adding 3D texturing and
photorealistic rendering to iClone 6.
London’s Gramercy Park Studios has brought the Honey Monster to a
new generation of kids, taking on VFX, colour grading and editing for
Honey Monster Puffs cereal’s latest commercial.
At NAB 2015, Blonder Tongue Laboratories launches a new Scalable
Transcoder-Encoder Platform that broadcasters can use as a flexible,
scalable approach to video-over-IP distribution.
Sky News UK overhauled the broadcast systems in their specialised,
fast-turnaround digital, ‘Studio D’, to include Blackmagic’s ATEM 2 M/E
Production Studio 4K and Smart Videohub.
Akamai cloud services company has created an Emerging Mobile business
unit to design and develop new systems directly supporting mobile network
operators and device manufacturers.
Roundabout Entertainment in California has invested in Tachyon Wormhole
to expand the capacity of its retiming services with automated file-based
retiming and standards conversion.
Vowos LLC is delivering its XMV software, running on Matrox SDI video
cards, to Poland’s broadcaster TVN and ZPR Media Group for acquisition,
review, playout and archiving.
Adaptive Media’s video player is now updated for rapid delivery and
monetisation of digital content to all screens – especially mobile devices -
simultaneously through a centralised system.
The Walter Cronkite Journalism School students use Dejero LIVE+ mobile
transmitters to cover breaking news and features live from remote locations
for ASU’s public TV station, PBS Eight.