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MultiDyne Fires its Latest SilverBULLET for Fiber-Optic Links

Highly portable solution is now 12G-capable, with new daisy-chained connection and centralized power benefits to support higher signal densities without the extra cabling Hauppauge, NY, October 2, 2018 — MultiDyne Fiber Optic Solutions today announces its next-generation SilverBULLET series, unveiled at IBC2018 in Amsterdam this month. The newest version of the patented, miniature fiber-optic link and signal conversion solution is a dramatic evolution from previous generations, with interlocked mounting, centralized power and built-in OLED monitoring that improves ease of use and systems management. MultiDyne’s SilverBULLET transmitters and receivers are highly portable and economical, making them equally useful for fixed links ...

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HITACHI SK-UHD4000 Cameras Enable Stellar 4K IMAG Quality for Vista Productions

Picture clarity, low visual noise and multi-format versatility enable superior in-venue experiences for concert and corporate event audiences Woodbury, NY, October 2, 2018 — Event production companies are increasingly embracing the visual clarity of 4K Ultra HD video for creating stunning in-venue displays. When Vista Productions equipped their first mobile truck to support their evolving needs at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion (AMP) and other locations, they purchased six SK-UHD4000 4K UHD cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai)to enable the outstanding image quality and versatility they needed. Founded in 1982 and headquartered just south of Kansas City, ...

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Calrec Increases Asian Reach with three Brio Consoles Sold in India

HEBDEN BRIDGE, UK, OCTOBER 2, 2018 — Calrec Audio has increased its footprint in Asia with the sale of three Brio36 audio consoles in the Indian broadcast market. Sun Broadcast Equipments New Delhi installed the consoles with a major international sports broadcaster for use across a variety of live sports events. “In a country like India, where the broadcast market is rapidly evolving but cost is often a primary factor in purchasing decisions, it’s important for us to offer economic solutions that allow media organizations to evolve their infrastructure. This is why we really like the Brio from Calrec. It ...

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Muse VFX Uses Fusion Studio on FX Networks’ Critically Acclaimed Drama Series, Legion

Fremont, CA – September 28, 2018 – Blackmagic Design today announced that Los Angeles based visual effects (VFX) house Muse VFX used Fusion 9 Studio, its VFX and motion graphics software, on FX’s critically acclaimed drama Legion. Led by Founders and VFX Supervisors John Gross and Fred Pienkos, the Muse VFX team used Fusion Studio for the second season of the hit television series. “A lot of our work on the show’s VFX revolved around characters and creatures, everything from monsters to mice,” said Pienkos. One of those creatures was the “Delusion Monster,” which began in the season’s first episode by ...

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Immersive VR Documentary Into the Now Filmed with Blackmagic Micro Studio Camera 4K

Fremont, CA – September 27, 2018 – Blackmagic Design today announced that Director Michael Muller used 18 Micro Studio Camera 4Ks as part of two custom built virtual reality (VR) rigs to film “Into the Now,” an underwater VR documentary, which is the first in a series of films about marine life and the challenges facing our oceans today. Told through Muller’s personal journey of overcoming his fear of sharks, the film touches on the pressing issues that our oceans face, such as climate change, pollution and overfishing, while also serving as an educational tool for viewers to experience the oceans ...

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Incolor Uses DaVinci Resolve Advanced Panel for Remote Grading from Overseas

Tokyo, Japan — October 1, 2018 – Blackmagic Design announced today that Japanese post house Incolor installed DaVinci Resolve Advanced Panel and DaVinci Resolve Studio.Incolor, founded in 2015 by prominent photographer Shoji Uchida, specializes in remote grading by foreign colorists for commercials and music videos. One of the colorists whom Incolor often works with is Brandon Chavez, currently a freelance colorist with experience providing color correction on films, commercials and music videos. “Shoji knew Brandon well for years and when he heard that Brandon became a freelancer, he decided to start the company Incolor, hoping that he could start a remote ...

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Transformative Engineering Introduces HDS-12AVR, A Plug & Play Device Integrating Full UHD4K with Legacy AVRs/Processors

Transformative Engineering (TransformativeEngineering.com) manufactures and sells the audio, video and data communications devices that are essential elements in the construction of high-end residential and commercial entertainment systems. While these devices may not be as glamorous as the big brand-name video displays and exotic AV processors, they are in many ways more essential to the overall performance and quality of the installed system. The New HDS-12AVR incorporates many advanced technologies to accomplish distribution of (1) HDMI Ultra High Definition 4K source to two outputs. One output is a full-resolution and the original format video presentation of your UHD4K HDMI input. The second output is designed to present ...

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Acurus Introduces Several New Products at CEDIA Expo 2018

Indy Audio Labs is introducing four new Acurus products at this year’s CEDIA Expo.  Acurus fans will be excited to see a new immersive processor under $6,000 as well as an associated amplifier. Also featured will be an upgraded version of the award-winning ACT 4 immersive home cinema processor that supports 20 output channels and native 9.1.6 Dolby Atmos decoding. Acurus’ proprietary ASPEQT room correction kit will be shown as well. Visitors to the Acurus booth (#1741) can see the new products and learn how they are designed to meet the demands of modern home environments. Indy Audio Labs Co-founder and ...

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Kordz Brings PRS3 AOC HDMI Cable to CEDIA 2018

Kordz is delighted to be introducing its latest PRS3 AOC HDMI cable to audiences at CEDIA 2018 this year. PRS3 AOC HDMI is an ultra-reliable cable that is both secure and simple to install. Light, thin and flexible, the industry-leading cable is suitable for all installations where long length and high bandwidth is required. The PRS3 AOC HDMI cable can deliver HDR/3D/4K/UHD/High frame rate to provide dependable high-quality signal distribution, and its head shell has now been reduced in size by 34% for even easier installation. The PRS3 AOC HDMI is distributed by Future Ready Solutions. “Our commitment to “Connectivity ...

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Origin Acoustics’ New Amazon Echo Dot Wall-Mount for its Valet System is Spot On!

Origin Acoustics, a leading manufacturer of architectural loudspeakers and custom installed audio is adding a wall-mount for the Amazon Echo Dot to its Valet system, named the Dot Wall Mount to debut at CEDIA Expo 2018, Exhibit #3042, at the San Diego Convention Center on September 6-8, 2018. When Origin debuted the Valet amplifier last year, the response at the CEDIA Expo was overwhelming. A simple and elegant way to integrate the Dot for music distribution and automation was on the horizon. In this offering is a clever mounting system that hides the Dot behind a speaker grille in the ceiling clearing it ...

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INDUSTRY LEADER CLEARVIEW INNOVATIONS DISPLAYS HIDDEN REFLECTIONS™ SERIES TV MIRRORS

ClearView Innovations, a leading provider of Mirror/TV technology, displays Hidden Reflections™ Series, its flagship line of Mirror/TVs. With a depth of only 1 inch that creates a true plug-and-play product. Hidden Reflections TV mirrors can be modified for any specific design requirement from 7” to 80” with a variety of sizes and shapes, including edge options such as framed, sandblasted, flat, rounded and beveled. Choose electronic options such as speakers, lighting, wall control, motion sensor, multi-screen, digital or analog clock. “The addition of a ClearView Hidden Reflections TV Mirror will instantly improve the status of any residential or commercial property,” ...

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Control4 Partners with Simply Reliable to Drive Revenue and Efficiency for C4 Integrators

Simply Reliable, the leader in cloud-based business process management, has partnered with Control4 to facilitate efficiencies and productivity for integrators. Using Simply Reliable’s software products, integrators are now able to more efficiently generate and share proposals, then collect deposits, create accurate installation drawings in minutes rather than days, generate fewer errors and benefit from time savings using the preordained job processes. Simply Reliable’s (SRi) smartOFFICE is tailored to the custom integration industry and offers simple proposal generation and approval with e-commerce for client payment collection, project management, logistic support and business intelligence to integrators.  Combined with designMACHINE, Control4 dealers using ...

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Rose Electronics Exhibits the VideoSplitter HDMI 4K60

The VideoSplitter HDMI 4K60 distributes a single HDMI 4K video source across multiple HDMI/DVI displays. The product is available in two, four, and eight port output models. These devices can be cascaded together for a greater number of output displays. This is a useful product for those who must quickly assemble a professional video display environment, such as exhibition demonstrations, training seminars, and meeting room presentations or anywhere one needs to distribute a 4K video signal across multiple monitors. The HDMI VideoSplitter 4K60 is compliant with HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2 / 1.4. Video bandwidth is 18GBps and supports compatibility ...

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IHSE Products at the Broadcast India 2018 Show

Draco vario Remote IP-CPU Extender IHSE will showcase its new Draco vario Remote IP-CPU extender module, an expansion of the company’s successful Draco vario series. This first-of-its-kind virtual KVM solution enables the integration of virtual servers into existing Draco tera KVM physical switch systems, creating a streamlined multitasking virtual environment where multiple operating systems and applications can be accessed directly from the physical consoles of the Draco KVM system. The IP-CPU extender module is particularly suited to control rooms with virtualized process automation, network operations centers that require real-time access to real and virtual target devices, and TV and film ...

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We Are Royale Adds Chad Howitt As Creative Director To Staff

Creative & digital agency We Are Royale (Royale) has welcomed Chad Howitt as Creative Director. Howitt, who brings a background in live-action production, VFX and design, will be based out of the agency’s Los Angeles office. “It’s not too often that you get to collaborate with some of the brightest creatives in the field, and it’s even rarer to have the opportunity for one of them to come on board as Creative Director,” says Brien Holman, We Are Royale Partner and Executive Creative Director. “Chad’s uncanny eye for design, married to his expertise in directing and CG production, will not only ...

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Timecode Systems Reveals UltraSync BLUE: A New Timecode-Over-Bluetooth Solution

UltraSync BLUE uses a new patented timing protocol from Timecode Systems to deliver unparalleled accuracy for the exchange of timecode over Bluetooth® WORCESTER, U.K. — Oct. 1, 2018 — Timecode Systems, a leading manufacturer of wireless sync technology, today introduced UltraSync BLUE. The first solution to use the company’s new patented timecode sync and control protocol, UltraSync BLUE transmits timecode to a recording device over Bluetooth® with sub-frame accuracy. UltraSync BLUE uses Bluetooth pairing to connect to a device. This enables timecode to be transmitted wirelessly from UltraSync BLUE directly into the media file of a connected device. “The beauty of this ...

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Argosy and OCC link up to provide practical fibre solutions

  Deployable, high-capacity fibre reels for outside broadcast and touring   [LONG CRENDON, UK, 1st October, 2018] – Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast and AV cables and infrastructure products, has signed a VAR agreement with OCC, the world-leading supplier of deployable, armoured fibre cable assemblies. OCC will supply bulk cable to Argosy, which has the facilities to add connectors and tailor cables to the specific requirements of broadcasters and touring show production companies.   OCC has been a leader in tactical fibre cables for more than 30 years, starting out as a supplier to the US military. The ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Explore Diversity in STEM Employment at October Meeting

LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will examine the entertainment industry’s need for greater diversity in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) talent at its monthly meeting, scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 11, in Hollywood. “Studios, production companies, postproduction facilities, and other employers in the entertainment industry need talent trained in STEM disciplines,” said SMPTE Hollywood Section Manager Ramón Bretón, CTO at 3rd i Digital. “Skilled technologists are essential to fueling further advancements in motion picture and broadcast content creation, and research has demonstrated that, ...

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