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It will be a match-up of the New England Patriots and Los Angels Rams in the 2019 Super Bowl game.

Graphics to Virtually Enhance the CBS Super Bowl LIII BroadcastJanuary 24th 2019 - 08:00 AM

During Super Bowl LIII, the football action will be on the field. But a lot of the action will be enhanced by incredible new graphics, some virtual, that CBS is using to super charge the screen.

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Super Bowl to Use IP and Network-Based AudioJanuary 23rd 2019 - 10:00 AM

Every Super Bowl is a showcase of the latest broadcast technology, whether video or audio. For the 53rd Super Bowl broadcast, CBS Sports will use almost exclusively IP and network-based audio.

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The tools for post and production get ever better. See the predictions for 2019. Image: Fotis Fotopoulos - Unsplash

Where is Production Technology Headed for 2019? Part 3January 22nd 2019 - 09:00 AM

We editors, color graders and graphics artists are an opinionated group and that’s a good thing because with the speed technology is changing we need open communication among ourselves.

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Atlanta’s Mercedes Benz Stadium will host the 2019 Super Bowl and millions will be watching on CBS Sports.

Super Bowl LIII Set To Dazzle On CBSJanuary 22nd 2019 - 08:00 AM

This year’s Super Bowl LIII telecast on CBS will be produced and broadcast into millions of living rooms by employing the usual plethora of traditional live production equipment, along with a few wiz bang additions like 4K UHD and an 8K camera for replays, and specially equipped wireless handheld cameras supporting augmented reality graphics and motion tracking on the field. The network said that 115 cameras would be used, 86 for the main broadcast alone, giving viewers an unprecedented television viewing experience.

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The Nikon Z6 mirrorless camera with a Ninja V 4K HDR monitor/recorder now supports Apple ProRes RAW workflows.

Atomos Partners Shows ProRes RAW Production Support On Ninja VJanuary 18th 2019 - 11:00 AM

Atomos is targeting aspiring filmmakers using the new generation of full frame mirrorless cameras with its Ninja V 4K HDR monitor/recorder, which now supports Apple’s ProRes RAW video format. Until now, RAW video has been the domain of dedicated cinema cameras that are either limited in features or priced far beyond the reach of most consumers.

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The wide spectrum of successful CiaB solutions proves that one size doesn’t fit all stations or markets. Picture credit SGT.

A Look at 2019 Channel-In-A-Box SolutionsJanuary 17th 2019 - 12:05 PM

New TV Channel-in-a-Box (CiaB) solutions provide TV stations and web-streamers a high-quality output with the flexibility to add new channels using the same hardware.

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The China Open on CCTV

Chinese State Broadcaster Moves Further Into AoIP With New 4K StudioJanuary 7th 2019 - 09:00 AM

As IP continues to become a major part of broadcast infrastructures, replacing or working alongside older technologies such as SDI and MADI, engineers and production crews are finding new and different applications for the technology. Among them is China broadcaster CCTV (China Central Television). The network recently installed an IP-based location production system along with a 4K studio complete with 5.1 audio.

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Data reflects the increasing demand for professional-grade video quality, a trend evident at this summer’s FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Remote Links Moving to HEVCJanuary 3rd 2019 - 11:00 AM

LiveU’s 2018 ‘State of Live’ report says HEVC now represents 25% of worldwide traffic. In addition to growing HEVC adoption, data also indicates a 55% increase in live transmission hours and emergence of 4K resolution in live broadcasting.

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