While 4K and UHD TV will clearly dominate the conversation at the 2015 NAB Show, Japanese National Broadcaster NHK continues to push the envelope with on-going development of 8K resolution technology (that’s 24 GBps of throughput). The broadcaster, and manufacturers like Ikegami which are supporting it, apparently are banking on an I
As far as industry executives go, Tim Thorsteinson, recently named new CEO of the combined Quantel and Snell organization, knows the inner workings of broadcast equipment sales and development resource organization better than most. Throughout his career he has become renowned for streamlining operations and consolidating sales resources to make
With the Consumer Electronics industry hell-bent on making Ultra High-Definition (UHD) television sets and other related products the next best thing, the video production and distribution community is looking to help with content—now that we all know what “UHD TV” actually means.
SetMeUp is a new, pre-configured “video village” for on-set multi-channel capture/playback, content management, and 18TB of ingest storage. Integrating technology from Cinedeck and axle Video, SetMeUp is a cost-effective HD and 4K/UHDTV on-set workflow solution for all types of broadcast TV and motion picture production.
There are select sports which attract an audience far beyond that of the immediate game or fan base. The Super Bowl is one such event. And all things being equal, it is on track to exceed last year’s record 111.5 million viewers to become the most viewed telecast not only
At the recent CES in Las Vegas, there was so much hype about 4K television that the casual observer might have believed the Ultra High Definition-era is already upon us. Nothing, of course, could be further from the truth.