Sound Devices Releases Firmware Update For 664, Offering Improved Features For Outdoor Production venerd́, 13 Settembre 2013 - 10:13 PM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Amsterdam--September 13, 2013) Sound Devices, experts in portable audio and video products for field production, has released its latest firmware update for the company’s flagship 664 Production Mixer. Version 1.05, now available for existing customers as a free download, brings additional features to the already-powerful mixer, offering expanded input/output connectivity and recording capabilities, along with greater flexibility and ease-of-use outdoors. Sound Devices 664 is on display at IBC 2013 (Hall 8, Stand 8.D74). Sound Devices 664 features six ultra-low-noise, high-dynamic-range preamps that accept mic- or line-level signals and include analog peak limiters, high-pass filters, input trim control and direct outputs per channel. Featuring full analog audio paths for high-performance audio and superb power efficiency, the 664 also has numerous digital capabilities. Inputs 1 and 6 can be selected as AES3 or AES42 inputs for digital microphones, each with its own SRC for simplicity in system clocking. The 664’s analog output compliment includes four output buses. The L and R buses are on balanced XLR, 10-Pin and TA-3M connectors and on unbalanced TA-3M or 3.5mm connectors. Secondary output buses X1 and X2 are available on balanced TA-3M connectors. Users can route inputs and buses to four AES3 connections for eight digital outputs on the XLR and 10-pin connectors.
AJA Announces EVS as New Developer Partner venerd́, 13 Settembre 2013 - 10:08 PM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow EVS to Integrate AJA Solutions Including Corvid Ultra and TruZoom (Amsterdam, The Netherlands--September 13, 2013) IBC Conference Stand 7.F11 (September 13, 2013) -- AJA Video Systems today announced that EVS, a leading manufacturer of solutions for live production and broadcast, has joined AJA’s family of developer partners. EVS will offer integrated support for a range of AJA products, including Corvid Ultra and the just-announced TruZoom™ software.
Ross Video To Showcase New Carbonite Minime™ And Multiscreen™ Production Technology At IBC 2013 venerd́, 13 Settembre 2013 - 09:35 PM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Amsterdam, The Netherlands--September 13, 2013) This year at IBC, Ross Video will be demonstrating a new version of their award winning Carbonite Production Switcher. The new switcher will incorporate a set of groundbreaking features that will be available for free to all existing Carbonite customers. “The most modern production switchers are still based on a very traditional workflow with Upstream, Midstream and Downstream Switching, Layering and Effects,” stated Nigel Spratling, Switcher Business Development Manager, Ross Video . “Signal flow that was essential in analog designs is no longer necessary in digital systems. Carbonite ’s unique new MiniMEs include a mixer and 2 keyers - one traditional keyer that accepts linear and chroma keys and one reserved for DVE use.”
AJA Previews Io 4K with Thunderbolt 2 at IBC 2013 venerd́, 13 Settembre 2013 - 03:00 PM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2013-09-13) AJA Video Systems will be presenting a technology preview of the new Io 4K, an evolution of its popular devices for professional video I/O, now updated and customized for Thunderbolt? 2 technology and 4K workflows. Io 4K connects to any Thunderbolt? 2-enabled device such as the new Mac Pro, and offers an additional Thunderbolt? 2 port for daisy-chaining other peripherals such as high-resolution displays and high-capacity storage. Io 4K will be on display at AJA's stand, 7.F11 throughout the IBC Conference, September 12-17 at the RAI Convention Center in Amsterdam.
PBS Installs Nexidia Dialogue Search to Improve Searches of Vast Asset Library venerd́, 13 Settembre 2013 - 03:00 PM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2013-09-13) Nexidia, developer of dialogue and audio analysis products and technologies for optimizing audio and video media, today announced that PBS has installed Nexidia Dialogue Search and will use it with its new media asset management (MAM) system to enhance search capabilities. The PBS Media Operations Center is ingesting years' worth of archived video into the new MAM. Dialogue Search gives a broad array of PBS users — from editors to library managers to brand managers — an effective way to search its vast video archive in order to repurpose the media.
Strauss-Kahn Makes Comeback - in Serbia sabato, 14 Settembre 2013 - 12:55 PM - 2 Months, 4 ago - 4 Letture - top stories - C-Media More than two years after resigning in disgrace as the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn is making a comeback - in Serbia.
Amazon And CBS Corporation Renew Content Licensing Agreement For The Second Season Of "UNDER THE DOME" domenica, 15 Settembre 2013 - 01:00 AM - 2 Months, 4 ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Los Angeles, California--September 14, 2013) CBS Corporation and Amazon.com, Inc. has announced that the companies have renewed their content licensing agreement for season two of the hit CBS series "UNDER THE DOME." The serialized drama from Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television, based on Stephen King's bestselling novel of the same name, will return for its second season on the CBS Television Network in summer 2014. Prime Instant Video will remain the exclusive online subscription home for UNDER THE DOME . Amazon Prime members will have unlimited streaming of all the series' episodes four days after their initial broadcast on CBS and will be able to enjoy them on hundreds of compatible Amazon Instant Video devices including Kindle Fire HD, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Roku, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and the Wii U gaming console. Episodes of UNDER THE DOME will also be available for purchase and download exclusively at Amazon Instant Video ( http://www.amazon.com/AIV ).
New Super-Narrow Bezel 55” Videowall Displays With High Visibility & Image Quality Presented At IBC 2013 sabato, 14 Settembre 2013 - 12:22 AM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Panasonic TH-55LFV5 Direct-LED LCD With Rugged Reliability (Amsterdam--September 13, 2013) Panasonic Visual System Solutions division recently announced TH-55LFV5 videowall displays which feature the utmost attention to design and super narrow bezels (bezel to bezel of just 5.3 mm). This new model will complement already existing videowall displays TH-55LFV50 (800 cd/m2 high brightness) designed for public spaces with high environmental light level while the new TH-55LFV5 will fit rental and staging market thanks to its anti glare surface.
Panasonic And Grass Valley Join Forces To Enhance K2 Architecture For AVC-LongG sabato, 14 Settembre 2013 - 12:13 AM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow AVC-Longg Compression Type Supported For The First Time Ever By Broadcast Servers (Amsterdam--September 13, 2013) Panasonic Professional Camera Solutions announces that it has assisted its long-time partner Grass Valley® with the integration of AVC-LongG support in its offering. Grass Valley’s newest upgrade to its K2® server products now includes powerful management support for this compression type, which is part of Panasonic’s new AVC-ULTRA codec family of products. Grass Valley’s K2 Summit® and K2 Solo® are the first broadcast servers on the market to support playout of the AVC-LongG recording format.
Panasonic Unveils AG-AC8 Shoulder Mounted AVCCAM Camera Recorder At IBC ‘13 venerd́, 13 Settembre 2013 - 11:48 PM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow FULL-HD 1080P Simultaneous Recording To Dual SD Cards, 21X OPTICAL ZOOM & IA Mode (Amsterdam--September 13, 2013) At IBC 2013, Panasonic Professional Camera Solutions announces a new shoulder mounted Full-HD 1080P AVCCAM camera recorder, the AG-AC8. It features exceptional ergonomics and functionality, simultaneous recording to dual SD Cards, 21x optical zoom and intelligent auto mode (iA) with up to 50x zoom. The AG-AC8’s exciting feature set makes it perfect for a range of professional and semi-pro users that require the best performance in applications such as weddings, business seminars and conferences, education, documentaries and nature films, sporting events and other events and shows.
Panasonic Presents New Ultra Wide Angle Camera At IBC ‘13 venerd́, 13 Settembre 2013 - 11:44 PM - 3 Months ago - 4 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Ultra Wide Panoramic HD Images Make The Camera System Ideal For Capturing Sports Events (Amsterdam--September 13, 2013) Panasonic Professional Camera Solutions announces its new Ultra Wide Angle Camera at IBC 2013. This camera consists of a unique panoramic video shooting system which combines four AW-HE120cameras. The Ultra Wide Angle Camera is capable of producing panoramic images in HD quality making it ideal for capturing sports games and events.
US-Russia Syria weapons talks reach critical stage sabato, 14 Settembre 2013 - 09:04 PM - 2 Months, 4 ago - 4 Letture - top stories - C-Media This June 9, 2012, citizen journalism image released by Sham News Network, purports to show anti-Syrian regime mourners carrying the coffins of Syrian citizens killed in shelling by Syrian troops, in Daraa, Syria.
Music video features Jackson Hole scenes sabato, 14 Settembre 2013 - 05:00 PM - 2 Months, 4 ago - 4 Letture - top stories - C-Media After their Aug. 3 ceremony, reception and dinner, the couple headed over to the Stagecoach Bar for some dancing to One Ton Pig, the band in which Tim plays mandolin.