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4K LIVE VIDEO DELIVERY OVER HYBRID IP TO OTT
How Visual Effects Brought Netflix’s ‘The Umbrella Academy’ to Life
Beyond 4K Buzz & Trends
Prism 4K - Where remote production becomes reality
You could almost describe today's era as "video everywhere". And it's "everywhere" in different ways to old-fashioned broadcasting. With the proper infrastructure, it's a relatively simple technique to transmit video to multiple users from a television mast. But today's media world is about as far as you can get from that kind of one-to-many video transmission that's existed since the 1930s. What's more, it's changing and posing more challenges almost daily.
Panasonic Introduces a Professional 4K 60p Camcorder
Panasonic is pleased to introduce professional 4K camcorders with a 1.0-type (1.0-inch) sensor, which offer the rich features and performance demanded by professionals but with an excellent weight balance that makes them easy to use for news, interview and event photography. Panasonic developed the HC-X2 and HC-X20 with further enhanced video performance and expandability in anticipation of the market for handheld camcorders with an integrated lens that can be quickly adapted to any site that is expected to remain in stable demand without being replaced by digital SLR cameras and smartphones.
Sony Electronics Expands Cinema Line with New 4K Super 35 Camera for Future Filmmakers
Sony Electronics Inc. is pleased to announce the newest addition to the brand's prestigious Cinema Line – the FX30 (model ILME-FX30). The new FX30 is a 4K Super 35 compact cinema camera that offers many professional features of the Cinema Line, such as Dual Base ISO, Log shooting modes, and user-imported LUTs (Look Up Tables) at a price point that appeals to many aspiring filmmakers.
Haivision, Nokia, and Media Broadcast Demonstrate Joint Solution for Mobile and Wireless TV Production Over a 5G Campus Network at SportsInnovation 2022
Haivision Systems Inc. a leading global provider of mission-critical, real-time streaming, video networking, and visual collaboration solutions, today announced that Haivision collaborated with Nokia and German service provider Media Broadcast to demonstrate a comprehensive and flexible solution for mobile video delivery over 5G networks at SportsInnovation 2022.
AVTEAMUK Streamlines Hybrid Event AV Setup with AJA Io 4K Plus
As hybrid event models have become the new norm, live event production companies like AVTEAMUK LTD have navigated a range of new challenges – from adopting new technologies to refining live stream chat moderation strategies and incorporating real-time social media interactions into an event stream. With each hybrid event requiring so many moving parts, fast and simple AV setup on-site is paramount, which AVTEAMUK deploys AJA’s Thunderbolt-equipped Io 4K Plus audio and video I/O technology to support.
Canon expands product line-up for broadcast and filmmaking
Canon today strengthens its cinema and broadcast offering, in line with user needs, with a suite of products – including the CN8x15 IAS S E1/P1, Canon’s latest Cine-Servo lens for a broad range of productions, the EU-V3 - a modular expansion unit for the EOS C500 Mark II and EOS C300 Mark III, a Cinema EOS firmware update, and the DP-V2730, a 27-inch 4K professional reference display that seamlessly fits into workflows of broadcasters and filmmakers.
4K Opinions & Interviews
4K/8K Workflows + Online/Color Grading Production Workflow
Video Editor + Colorist, Denis Ogorodov, shared his thoughts on 4K/8K workflows + color grading production workflow through examples of his own work in documentaries such as The Donut King, as well plenty of commercial and sports work.
DP Benjamin Gaskell Shoots the Latest Installment of the Witness Project Documentary Series with a Blackmagic URSA Mini 4.6K
In late 2015, Smock Media, a Venice Beach-based film and VR production company, and the Victims of Communism (VOC), a Washington, D.C.-based human rights organization, came together and started The Witness Project. DP Benjamin Gaskell was brought on to tackle the first episode of the second installment, which would set the tone for the rest of the documentary series. The episode focused on Anastasia Lin, Miss World Canada 2015 and 2016, and her story.
Taking a Look at Upcoming 4K Video Trends
StarTech takes a look at upcoming 4K video trends including how it's being adopted, what barriers exist, true 4K ecosystem and more. Learn more about StarTech at: https://www.startech.com/.
Rental House Perspective: How 4K, 6K, & 8K Affect the TV Industry
Technology is always evolving. In the television industry we’ve moved from standard definition to high definition and now onto, the Ks. Is this a technology trend that is here to stay or is it ahead of it’s time causing the excitement to die out before the rest of the television technology world catches up? In the following Q&A, Gene Duggan - Director of Sales and New Business Development at Imagecraft Productions, shares his insight on how the Ks have affected his clients and the television production industry, from the rental house perspective.
Panasonic Talks 4K Lineup with a Number of 4K Cameras on Show for the First Time in Europe at IBC
Nela Pertl, Marketing Manager EMEA at Panasonic, talks Video over IP, 4K and more at IBC 2016.
News: 4K, HDR & More
Ikegami to Highlight New UHK-X600 IP HFR HDR Studio/Portable Camera at Broadcast Asia 2023
Singapore, May 30th, 2023 – Ikegami (www.ikegami.co.jp/en), a leader in HD and UHD cameras and production equipment for TV broadcasters, networks and other content creators, will demonstrate the…
Marshall Adds NDI Technology to its Compact 4K60 Camera
New CV420Ne Features an Impressive 9 1/2 Megapixel 4K Sensor With NDI|HX3, HDMI & USB TORRANCE, CA, MAY 22, 2023 – Marshall Electronics introduces its new CV420Ne, an NDI|HX3 version of its…
Leader to Show Latest Test & Measurement Innovations at Broadcast Asia 2023
Yokohama, Japan, May 18th, 2023 – Leader Electronics will show examples from its wide range of broadcast media measurement and analysis solutions on stand 6C3-07 at Broadcast Asia 2023 from Wednesday…
The Adam Carolla Show Goes Live with End to End Blackmagic Design Workflow
Blackmagic Design today announced that the world’s top daily downloaded podcast, “The Adam Carolla Show,” is using a full Blackmagic Design workflow. The show, along with three other Carolla podcasts…