Teradek Announces New iPad and Android Streaming Device: Serv luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 03:00 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (NAB 2014, Las Vegas--April 7, 2014) The Teradek Serv is a groundbreaking camera-back and tabletop HD-SDI transmitter that allows your clients and production staff to view every shot in real-time on their smartphones and tablets. Serv supports up to 10 connections at a single time and transmits both HD and SD video & audio in perfect sync over dual band WiFi. Since Serv utilizes WiFi networks, you can easily extend its range by adding any standard dual band router to your setup. But what about latency on my phone or tablet? Don’t sweat it. Serv transmits at just 4 frames of delay and is compatible with Teradek’s TeraView application, which lets you view and record up to 4 live feeds simultaneously on your iPad or Samsung Galaxy Pro Tablet at the same low latency.
Bella Corporation Launches KillerKeys Pro for Mac luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 02:59 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow KillerKeys Pro for Mac: the last shortcut keyboard you will ever need (NAB 2014, Las Vegas--April 6, 2014) Bella Corporation today announced the launch of the much anticipated Mac version of KillerKeys Pro, which now includes a fully interactive shortcut keyboard, making it the last shortcut keyboard you will ever need. Using KillerKeys Pro allows you to automatically see the shortcuts – both in a traditional keyboard layout and using palettes of keys – for practically any application you are working in.
LMG Selects Snell as Technology Partner for Transition to Full 4K Solution in Live Event Staging luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 02:59 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Kahuna 360 switching and Sirius 830 routing to seamlessly manage multiple format sources quickly and effectively (NAB 2014, Booth N1820--April 6, 2014) Snell today announced that live event staging company LMG has chosen Snell to help deliver cutting-edge video experiences to its customers. Snell will provide key elements of the technology infrastructure, enabling multi-format content switching and simultaneous live feeds in 4K. The announcement underlines Snell’s commitment to helping customers make the transition to 4K by putting 4K functionality at the core of its entire product portfolio.
Snell Demonstrates Advanced MAM Capabilities for Momentum luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 02:58 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow – Momentum combines advanced MAM functionality with powerful workflow automation – (NAB 2014, Booth N1820--April 6, 2014) Snell today announced the availability of advanced media asset management (MAM) capability for its Momentum solution, enabling the management and simplification of complex media workflows. Momentum now offers broadcasters a MAM system with powerful workflow automation, designed to address the challenges of TV Everywhere.
Snell Unveils Format Conversion On Demand at NAB2014 luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 02:57 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Snell OD framework gets second product in the form of Quasar OD (NAB 2014, Booth N1820--April 6, 2014) Snell today announced the launch of its Quasar OD format converter, the latest software to be created with Snell’s On Demand framework. It is a truly universal file-based solution enabling seamless format conversion between 4K, 1080p, HD, and SD. Optimized to create stunning pictures for all interlaced and progressive content, this latest On Demand application delivers no compromise image quality at a competitive price point.
Snell Helps Queens Public Television Reach More Viewers on More Screens with Transition to High-Def Digital luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 02:51 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Snell’s ICE Channel-in-a-Box and Morpheus among cornerstone technologies in complete facility upgrade (NAB 2014, Booth N1820--April 6, 2014) Snell today announced that its technology forms the backbone for a complete systems overhaul at Queens Public Television (QPTV), enabling the company to deliver local content to more screens than ever before. The refit will help transform QPTV’s studio into a fully digital, high-definition production center able to transmit up to six HD and SD channels and deliver video on demand to local subscribers of RCN Cable Systems, Time Warner Cable of New York City, and Verizon FiOS, as well as via the internet to tablets, phones and other devices.
BigStar Teases Drama & Turmoil For New Season Of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 02:50 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (New York, New York--April 6, 2014) For season 4 of the critically acclaimed drama “Game of Thrones,” HBO once again tapped creative strategy and production company BigStar to create the teaser campaign. “Dungeon,” “Desert” and “Forest” hint at turmoil and peril around every corner in Westeros with environmentally-driven character studies that build on this season’s tagline: “All Men Must Die." The new season premieres on April 6th. Daenerys Targaryen and Jorah Mormont, who warns her that even she, the “Mother of Dragons,” is in the presence of danger.
Snell and Cisco Work Together for IP-enabled Broadcast Production luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 02:49 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Real-time signal routing shown at NAB2014 based on best-of-breed collaboration (NAB 2014, Booth N1820--April 6, 2014) Snell and Cisco today announced plans to enable real-time IP-based signal routing. Integration between Snell’s broadcast infrastructure and imaging expertise and Cisco’s world-leading IP and MPLS networking will be demoed at NAB 2014. The resulting combination of technology could enable broadcasters to exploit the benefits of IP routing without costly investments in proprietary infrastructure.
Snell Reveals New Dynamic 4K Pan-and-Scan Technology and Demos Industry-Changing Maverik Switcher Control Surface luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 01:47 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Exciting new technologies optimize viewing experience and bring unprecedented flexibility to live production (NAB 2014, Booth N1820--April 6, 2014) Snell today announced its dynamic pan-and-scan technology, a new feature that will help optimize consumers’ viewing experience and support the transition to 4K capture for broadcast and video production organizations. The technology will be part of the Snell Kahuna360 production switcher demo taking place on Booth N1820, alongside the groundbreaking new Kahuna Maverik switcher control surface that makes its US debut.
Snell Delivers on Promise of Live TV Through New Signal Assurance and Intelligent Monitoring Solutions luned́, 07 Aprile 2014 - 01:44 AM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow – New lip sync module, and content monitoring solution among tools unveiled at NAB 2014 – (NAB 2014, Booth N1820--April 6, 2014) Snell announced today its new signal assurance and monitoring modules, including a media timing solution that helps broadcasters deliver greater operational efficiencies and ensure the highest quality media output across multiple screens. Part of Snell’s Live TV broadcast infrastructure offering, the solution can be deployed with or without existing Snell equipment, supporting the fast, flexible and open technology architecture needed by today’s broadcasters.
Aframe Collaboration with Sony on Wireless Workflow Launched at NAB 2014 - South Lower, #SL 9110 domenica, 06 Aprile 2014 - 10:00 PM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Aframe integration with Sony wireless camera adapter to accelerate broadcast production workflow (London and Boston--April 6, 2014) Cloud video platform provider Aframe [Booth: SL9110] today announces a new cloud based workflow service in collaboration with Sony Corporation (Sony) [Booth: C11001] that will be demonstrated for the first time at NAB, 5-10 April, in Las Vegas. Aframe has become a cloud vendor for Sony’s wireless camera adapter, the integration of which vastly accelerates the workflow of broadcast content for news and production.
Cinedeck Focuses On 4K Fire-Power And Broadcast Standards At NAB (Booth #SL14317) domenica, 06 Aprile 2014 - 05:45 PM - 1 , 6 giorni ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (New York, New York--April 6, 2014) Cinedeck LLC, pioneering developer of capture systems for digital cinema, broadcast and post production, will showcase the new fire-power of its MX and RX record, ingest and transcode platforms in support of 4K and JPEG2000 production, plus the very latest international HD broadcast delivery standards, during NAB 2014, Las Vegas, at the Cinedeck booth #SL14317. On debut will be the new Cinedeck 4K and JPEG2000 workflow, and the latest v5 software release for the Cinedeck RX3G and MX recorders. These latest advances underscore Cinedeck’s hallmark of keeping editorial processes simple and efficient by simultaneously capturing and creating edit-ready deliverables. With Cinedecks in the workflow, 4K and broadcast content creators can eradicate time-consuming and costly transcoding processes, and start post-production processes faster than ever.
Studio Technologies Ships Updated Versions of Popular Model 41 and 42A IFB Interface domenica, 06 Aprile 2014 - 02:33 AM - 2 ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Las Vegas, Nevada--April 5, 2014) Studio Technologies, Inc., the manufacturer of tailored high-performance audio, video and fiber-optic products for the professional audio, installation and broadcast markets, is now shipping enhanced versions of the popular Model 41 and Model 42A Line-Level Audio to IFB Circuit Interfaces (Booth C11149). The units have received revised and updated circuitry and components for increased long-term reliability in tough field applications. The enclosure for both models has also been upgraded to aluminum, effectively reducing overall unit weight by 3 pounds (1.4 kg), while still maintaining the steel front panel for rugged performance in rack-mount applications. “At Studio Technologies, we are constantly looking to improve the performance and reliability of our equipment, whether new offerings or legacy products” says Gordon Kapes, president of Studio Technologies. “The updates to our Model 41 and Model 42A Line-Level Audio to IFB Circuit Interface units reflect this philosophy by updating the units to use latest circuit board manufacturing techniques and newer components. We also understand that broadcasting of live events is on the rise, so re-examining the units to make them lighter and stronger would be of real benefit to OB/production trucks and flypack operations. With these applications even saving a few pounds of weight can provide significant transportation cost reductions when viewed over the life of a product.”
Teradek Introduces The Cube Pro H.264 Encoder with Timecode Buddy Inside domenica, 06 Aprile 2014 - 02:10 AM - 2 ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow The Teradek Cube Pro offers several improvements over the venerable Cube series (Irvine, California--April 5, 2014) Teradek, the world leader in compact wireless video transmission systems, announced today the Cube Pro + Timecode Buddy, the latest addition to the award-winning family of Cube encoders. Cube Pro is a camera back H.264 encoder with Timecode Buddy’s system: ONE controller board built-in for highly accurate wirelessly controlled timecode and genlock over the 900MHz band.
Teradek Announces 3 New Video Transmitters for the Popular Bolt Line of Zero Delay Wireless Video Products domenica, 06 Aprile 2014 - 02:05 AM - 2 ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow The new Bolt Pro systems offer enhanced connectivity, transmission range, and flexibility (Irvine, California--April 5, 2014) Teradek, the world leader in wireless video products, announced today 3 new video transmission systems for their popular line of Bolt products. The Bolt Pro 300, 600, and 2000 now come with both an HDMI and 3G-SDI input on the TX and ship with newly designed fan-less receivers, including one with the patent-pending GRAB engine, which turns the Bolt Pro into the world’s first wireless video capture card.
Pomfort reveals Major Upgrade to LiveGrade Pro domenica, 06 Aprile 2014 - 01:55 AM - 2 ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow LiveGrade Pro 2.0 integrates a new LiveGrade iPhone app for remote control and comes with ACES support, a revised user interface, and file grading capabilities. (Munich, Germany--April 5, 2014) Pomfort, a provider of professional software for data and color management on the film set, today releases a new major upgrade to its LiveGrade Pro solution. Beside ACES support, and new file grading capabilities, LiveGrade Pro now integrates a new iPhone app, which facilitates the collaboration with producers, directors, and cinematographers in the field while being away from the computer. Connected over WiFi, the LiveGrade remote app allows to select and apply grades, to bypass color, and to switch between attached LUT devices.
Avid Expands Industry-Leading Media Suite With Solutions That Accelerate Workflows and Increase Efficiency sabato, 05 Aprile 2014 - 10:23 PM - 2 ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow New Modules for Ingest, Media Retrieval, and Multiplatform Distribution Streamline Workflows, Enabling Organizations to Complete Projects Faster, Lower Production Costs, and Gain Maximum Efficiency (Las Vegas, Nevada--April 5, 2014) NAB (Booth #SU902) -- Avid® (OTC:AVID) today announced three new modules for the Avid Media Suite, bringing timesaving workflows and enhanced collaboration to post-production, broadcast news, and other demanding environments. Operating on the open, extensible, and customizable Avid MediaCentral Platform, the new Media | Director and Media | Index modules, along with Media | Distribute accelerate production and distribution workflows, enabling organizations to lower production costs and achieve more in less time.
Avid Previews Breakthrough Audio Innovations, Delivering on Avid Everywhere Vision sabato, 05 Aprile 2014 - 10:20 PM - 2 ago - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Company Shows How New Cloud Collaboration Workflows, Online Marketplace, and Open Metadata Schema for Pro Tools Software Will Make Avid Everywhere a Reality for Audio (Las Vegas, Nevada--April 5, 2014) NAB (Booth #SU902) -- Avid(R) (OTC:AVID) today previewed pro audio innovations supporting the Avid Everywhere(TM) strategic vision for the media and entertainment industry, that will help audio professionals connect, create, and collaborate in more powerful, efficient, and profitable ways. The company unveiled cloud collaboration workflows, an online marketplace, and an open metadata schema that empowers audio professionals to easily work together with remote contributors, manage projects and media, and find new outlets for content monetization.