Home » Tag Archives: virtual reality (page 66)

Tag Archives: virtual reality

VINTEN UNVEILS THE NEW HEXAGON TRACK SYSTEM AT NAB 2016

Collaboration with Tecnopoint results in an advanced robotic dolly system on tracks Las Vegas, Nevada (April 19, 2016) – Vinten, a world leader in robotic camera support systems and a Vitec Videocom brand, is proud to unveil the Hexagon System. The system brings together two leaders in production equipment by fully integrating the Vinten Control System (VRC) with Tecnopoint, the ...

Read More »

Ericsson and Twentieth Century Fox to enable next-generation content on Unified Delivery Network

Unified Delivery Network (UDN) will deliver low-latency video, gaming and social content to content providers, consumers and terrestrial distributors Optimized UDN will address intake, processing, storage and distribution of a wide variety of Fox content, including new release and library movies, 360° Audio/Video, Virtual and Augmented Reality as well as 4K Ultra-HD with High Dynamic Range content The partnership seeks ...

Read More »

Ericsson expands Unified Delivery Network ecosystem with new partner additions

Ericsson expand UDN ecosystem to include 22 members.  China Telecom, Chunghwa Telecom, Dolby Laboratories, Far EasTone Telecommunications, Globe Telecom, Mavshack, Paramount Pictures, Singtel, SK Broadband, XL Axiata, Vubiquity and Twentieth Century Fox join the growing list of worldwide content and service provider participants Global content distribution network extends content and service provider network capabilities to the public domain for enhanced ...

Read More »

TVU Networks Accelerates Breaking News Coverage and Provides Greater Control Over IP-Based Video Content with Two New Cloud-Based Solutions

TVU Alert and TVU Command Center Help Broadcasters Respond to Developing Stories with Greater Timeliness, Communication and Control Mountain View, CA – TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live IP video solutions, today announced the availability of the new cloud-based TVU Alert and TVU Command Center workflow solutions for professional broadcast. TVU Alert is a cloud-hosted service that makes ...

Read More »

Virtual / Augmented Reality Studio Production Trends

By James Eddershaw, Sales Director Shotoku Virtual / Augmented TV production has recently been enjoying something of a renaissance after the first wave of VR deployments well over 10 years ago.   That first wave did provide some very notable success stories, but it’s fair to say that the use of VR for live TV production did not go on to ...

Read More »

NICE PEOPLE AT WORK jumps into Virtual Reality and 360° video with Bitmovin

NPAW partners with Bitmovin to integrate Bitmovin’s HTML5 360 and VR video player with YOUBORA Analytics for Quality of Experience (QoE) and Audience Engagement data. BARCELONA, Spain & PALO ALTO, United States –April 14, 2016– NICE PEOPLE AT WORK (NPAW), the leader in business intelligence and analytics technology for the online video industry, announced today its partnership with Bitmovin, integrating Bitmovin’s ...

Read More »

FOR-A to Introduce Chroma Keyer and Video Wall Solution for Live Sports, Weathers and News Production

Cypress, CA – Video and audio technology innovator FOR-A will introduce two products that allow broadcasters to deliver more powerful 3D effects and Augmented Reality in booth C5117 at this year’s NAB Show, to be held from April 16-19 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. In the Virtual Studio display area of the booth, FOR-A’s most advanced Chroma Keyer, the ...

Read More »

30,000 Feet Up & 2200 Miles to 2016 NAB Show

…And away we go! Our Fort Lauderdale crew is now thirty-thousand feet up in the air and we’re on our way to “Sin City” – Las Vegas, Nevada! NAB Show HERE WE COME! (Daniel – those are Nikki’s nachos!!!) As usual, my level of excitement won’t let me settle-down, so I’ve started blogging while on the plane! (This is DEFINITELY a bad ...

Read More »

TVU Networks to Showcase Live VR Transmission Over IP

TVU to Offer Live, Viewer-Directed Immersive Experience with New TVU VR Mountain View, CA – TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live IP video solutions, today announced that TVU VR, the first IP- and cellular-based live virtual reality transmission solution, will be shown at NAB 2016 (Booth #SU4405). Although significant research and development has gone into the development of ...

Read More »

Nokia OZO VR Camera Integrates Comprimato JPEG2000 Codec Technology

— Eight-lens OZO camera uses high-resilience JPEG2000 wavelet compression for dynamic rendering and real-time view — BRNO, Czech Republic, April 6, 2016 – Comprimato, a JPEG2000 software codec toolkit provider today announced it is providing its JPEG2000 software codec for Nokia’s revolutionary 360˚ virtual reality camera OZO. The output of the eight 2k x 2k sensors is lightly compressed and ...

Read More »

Presteigne takes America on morning safari

Presteigne Broadcast Hire provided technology, project management, and system design for deployment of its mobile IP Mesh system for Good Morning America’s “GMA on Safari” event on 23 February. With segments incorporated into the two-hour broadcast, GMA on Safari was the first GMA event to be simultaneously broadcast live in 360 degrees. GMA, produced by Disney–owned ABC, took its audience ...

Read More »

Virtual Reality – A Reality No Longer Virtual

Whenever a “Trekkie” thinks of virtual reality (or “VR”), the first thing that pops into their heads is a “Holodeck” or a “Holosuite” – both fictional areas where, according to the Star Trek World, are holocom rooms featuring recreations of places and environs, as well as usable items, originally designed for research, including tactical and training simulations, but could also ...

Read More »

VR, HDR Industry Leaders Headline ASG Annual Workshop

EMERYVILLE, CALIF. – Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a leading video, data, audio and film integration firm, will welcome presenters from Dolby Laboratories, SuperSphere Productions, and Tippett Studio to the ASG Annual Workshop on Dec. 3, 2015, at the New People Cinema at the New People building in San Francisco. Thursday’s workshop will explore high dynamic range (HDR) and cinematic virtual ...

Read More »

Codex Action Cam systems power new Headcase Virtual Reality cinema camera

Codex (www.codexdigital.com) supplied multiple Codex Action Cam systems for the pioneering 360-degree virtual reality (VR) rig developed by Radiant Images, a provider of innovative digital cinema solutions, high-end cameras and equipment to the motion picture and entertainment industry worldwide, and virtual reality content studio Headcase VR. The Headcase Cinema Camera is the world’s highest-quality virtual reality camera system, comprising of ...

Read More »

Egripment Presents Latest Software for Remote Heads and VR/AR Systems at NAB 2015

LAS VEGAS – Egripment Support Systems, manufacturer of high-end camera support systems and remote broadcast solutions for the film and broadcast industries, is looking to the 2015 NAB Show (Booth C8612) as an opportunity to discuss the latest software updates for its remote broadcast solutions with show attendees. These solutions include the established 306/D Digital and Encoded Remote Camera Heads ...

Read More »

Vinten and Vizrt Bring Ryder Cup to Life

Bury St Edmunds, UK – Vinten®, part of Vitec Videocom, a Vitec Group company, has supplied a Vinten encoded pan and tilt head to Sky Sports for use in studio during the upcoming Ryder Cup. The Vinten Vision 250E features a box that can supply positional and lens data for the virtual reality (VR) processing software and will be used ...

Read More »