News

ISE 2018: VITEC to Showcase EZ TV IPTV

The Integrated Systems Europe Convention 2018 will have a new exhibitor with an experienced background in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, named VITEC.  VITEC systems are designed to flawlessly integrate with any IT environment and networks- including LAN, WAN, and wireless. The debut of the new EZ TV IPTV, is truly a future-proof tool with a scalable platform for centralized creation, distribution, and monitoring of live and on-demand content that can distributed to every display throughout a facility, campus, or convention hall. At ISE, VITEC will provide live demonstrations of how EZ TV enables customers to seamlessly stream high-quality ...

Read More »

John Ferder #SMPTE2017 @smpteconnect

John Ferder talks to us at The 2017 SMPTE Annual Awards Gala.

Read More »

Edward Reuss #SMPTE2017 @smpteconnect

Edward Reuss receives the tittle of new Fellow at SMPTE 2017.

Read More »

Leigh Whitcomb of Imagine Communications #SMPTE2017 @smpteconnect

Leigh Whitcomb is honored with the SMPTE fellowship.

Read More »

Sam Rubin, Barbara Lange and Matthew Goldman #SMPTE2017 @smpteconnect

Sam Rubin, Barbara Lange and Matthew Goldman at the Annual SMPTE Awards Gala.

Read More »

Jonathan Bouchard of McGill University, Montréal #SMPTE2017 @smpteconnect

Jonathan Bouchard is awarded with a Student Paper Honorable Mention at SMPTE 2017.

Read More »

David F.E. Corley of DSC Laboratories #SMPTE2017 @smpteconnect

David F.E. Corley is awarded with the Camera Origination and Imaging Medal at SMPTE 2017.

Read More »

Toolfarm Introduces RenderGarden Plug-in for Dramatically Faster Rendering in Adobe After Effects

San Francisco, CA – November 28, 2017 – Toolfarm, a leading global distributor and reseller of video, VFX, 3D, and motion graphics software applications and plug-ins, announced today the release and immediate availability of the new RenderGarden plug-in for Adobe® After Effects® CC (Mac and Windows), developed by Mekajiki. Accelerating render speeds by as much as 3X, RenderGarden leverages existing system hardware processing power to improve the speed of motion graphics and visual effects workflows. WATCH NOW: RenderGarden for After Effects  RenderGarden can increase render speeds by up to 300% on a single computer by taking advantage of multi-processing in After Effects. In ...

Read More »

Bexel Adds Sony PXW-Z450 4K Camcorders to Inventory

BURBANK, Calif. — Nov. 29, 2017 — Bexel, an NEP Broadcast Services Company, has greatly expanded its 4K and HDR capabilities with the purchase of five Sony PXW-Z450 camcorders, the first 4K shoulder-style cameras to join the Bexel rental inventory. Over the next year, Bexel will increase its investment to 20 of the Sony camcorders, which will see their first use for coverage of the upcoming events in PyeongChang, South Korea. “With the growth of OTT services, many of our clients are stepping up production in 4K and UHD projects for a variety of nontraditional platforms such as Netflix, Amazon ...

Read More »

SMPTE Publishes Study Group Report on Flow Management in Professional Media Networks

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Nov. 29, 2017 — SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose membership spans the globe, today announced the publication of the “Report of the Study Group on Flow Management in Professional Media Networks.” The new, 52-page report investigates current and future technologies for media content flow management in professional media networks (PMN), explores user requirements, examines potential transmission methods for management commands, provides an overview of existing standards and specifications now available to the professional media industry, and offers a series of recommendations to the industry ...

Read More »

FOR-A to Showcase Production Switcher, Video Server, Archiving Recorder & Graphics Technologies at Upcoming GV Expo

Cypress, CA – FOR-A® announces that it will highlight portable video switcher, video server, ClassX character generator, and LTO video archiving recorder solutions at the 22nd annual Government Video Expo. FOR-A will exhibit in Booth 530 at the upcoming show, which takes place November 29-30 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. One FOR-A booth highlight at the show will be the HVS-100 portable video switcher. Offering exceptional cost performance, the switcher features mixed HD/SD input, frame synchronizing, re-sizing engine, 2.5D wipe effects, clip memory, DVE, Chroma keyer and DSK. The HVS-100 also features a built-in Web server ...

Read More »

Susie Shuttleworth Joins LightHouse Films as Executive Producer

Commercial production company LightHouse Films adds Susie Shuttleworth to their team as Executive Producer. Susie has more than 20 years of high-profile industry experience, beginning her career as an assistant editor at the New York headquarters of multi-media company Broadcast Arts (now Curious Pictures) and quickly rising through the ranks, honing her cross-media production skills. Susie eventually launched her own live-action production company, Division 6, in 1995. Susie has acquired extensive executive experience within the creative industry, spending five years in dual roles as both Executive Producer and Marketing Executive for network branding firm PMcD Design NYC, and then at ...

Read More »

DPA Microphones Increases Investment to Develop The German Market

In keeping with its philosophy of getting closer to dealers and customers, DPA Microphones is strengthening its presence in Germany by setting up a dedicated DPA sales team to handle this very important market. This new structure will transform DPA’s partnership with distributor Mega Audio and allow both companies to focus on their core strengths. From March 1st 2018, Mega Audio will become a master dealer, while DPA Germany will have overall responsibility for all sales in Germany. Until DPA Germany opens on March 1st 2018, business will continue through Mega Audio GmbH as it has in the past. “Germany ...

Read More »

Interplay-sports Selects Magewell Capture Devices to Enable Real-Time, In-Game Video Analysis for Coaches and Teams

* Plug-and-play USB Capture series easily and reliably brings multiple camera feeds and other video sources into innovative live sports analysis software November 29, 2017 — Nanjing, China: Pioneering sports software developer Interplay-sports has selected the USB Capture series of external video ingest devices from Magewell to bring high-quality video feeds into Interplay’s innovative software for live, in-game analysis. The combination of the Interplay-sports software and Magewell hardware brings a new dimension to sports analysis, empowering coaches with valuable, real-time information that they can use to make adjustments during matches. Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, Interplay-sports has a goal of providing ...

Read More »

DPA Microphones Expands In The UK By Acquiring Sound Network

DPA Microphones is delighted to announce that it has acquired Sound Network, the UK pro audio distributor with whom it has had a close relationship for more than 20 years. Established by Pete Wandless and Ralph Dunlop, Sound Network is highly regarded for its exceptional audio expertise, committed staff and dedicated technical support. The distributor has been key to DPA’s success in the UK, particularly in the broadcast, live sound and theatre markets where DPA’s high quality microphone solutions are regularly used on prestigious live shows and productions. DPA’s decision to acquire Sound Network came after Wandless and Dunlop announced ...

Read More »

Accomplice Media Signs Director and Cinematographer Damien Toogood

Los Angeles— Director DP Damien Toogood has signed to Accomplice Media, and stepped straight into working with DDB San Francisco. Creative Director Sam Brown is a new fan. “Damien’s visual style and quirkiness, when it came to casting, were exactly what we were looking for,” Brown says. “Utilizing his skills in cinematography, in addition to his directing talent, made our collaboration a smooth and exciting process. He’s also a very funny guy!” Toogood has directed spots for Dodge, Samsung, Ford, Nescafe and Hyundai among others. His work has been recognized in awards from Cannes to One Show, D&AD and others as ...

Read More »

Cinegy on the “Go” in South Korea

Cinegy, which develops and produces software technology for digital video processing, asset management, video compression and automation and playout today announced that K-Baduk in South Korea has launch it’s “Go” channel using Cinegy. Invented in China more than 2,500 years ago and far more complicated than chess, the goal of Go is for two players to literally “encircle” more territory than their opponent. It is a hugely popular board game in East Asia, so much so that regional and international matches are televised in HD – with commentary – throughout the region on multiple platforms. Working with Cinegy partner Sion ...

Read More »

Switzerland’s NJP Studios Chooses MGM Audio To Install Award-winning PMC Monitoring

As the owner of three studios all equipped with PMC monitoring, it’s no surprise to hear Leos Gerteis describe himself as a PMC fan. Indeed, the Swiss producer and engineer likes the company’s monitors so much that he even has a pair of professional IB2S speakers at home! Gerteis founded NJP (New Jungle Productions) in 1988 and now has two Pro Tools-equipped studios and a video editing suite in Zurich Kusnacht, plus a third Pro Tools studio in Zurich that is mainly used for recording sessions. NJP Studios specializes in productions for corporate clients, as well as handling voice recordings, ...

Read More »
8.4KFollowers
3.1KSubscribers
Connections
Connect
Followers
Subscribers
Subscribe
21.3KPosts