AVIWEST recently announced that Swiss TV broadcaster Canal 9 used AVIWEST’s DMNG PRO180 video uplink system and the DMNG APPs mobile application for coverage of the recent local elections held in Valais, Switzerland.
Panasonic and NewTek have announced NewTek AutoLink, a new software application which automatically detects the presence of IP cameras. Using the NewTek TriCaster and the IP Series Video Mix Engine, networked cameras become immediately available for use in video production without any additional configuration, saving valuable bandwidth and system resources.
German Broadcaster ZDF presented its first 4K in-house production, with additional scenes shot in VR/360° format. The VR version was also completely recorded in 4K, and the final film composed of 360° and 2D images.
Telemetrics is marketing an integrated PTZ camera, called RoboEye, that it says is ideally suited to virtual set applications and saves customers money because it does not require extra peripherals. The company is offering the RoboEye integrated with a virtual set package from Brainstorm Multimedia, but it can work with
Virtual Reality (VR) continues to be a curiosity among industry professionals, but has yet to find its “killer app” that would lead to financial success. AT the 2016 IBC Show in Amsterdam, several companies demonstrated 360-degree acquisition systems supporting production of VR content. Yes, the images are stunning (in some cases)
Log gamma recording is available from an increasing number of camcorders and even several DSLRs. When folks buy these cameras it’s a safe bet they are doing so with the intent of using, or at least trying, their new camera’s log option.
At the IBC2016 Show Red Digital Cinema is demonstrating its entire line of DSMC2TM cameras and will have technical staff on hand to provide personal demos. Products displayed include the Red Raven 4.5K, Scarlet -W 5K, Weapon 6K and Weapon 8K VV, as well as the limited edition white