With IBC 2018 just a month away, it is time to consider the type of technology on which to focus. One technology battle brewing amongst giants concerns on three major cloud providers, Amazon Web Services, (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Microsoft Azure.
There have been increasing experiments with bringing sports action to the home in Virtual Reality 3D. Not only does this add an extra dimension to the excitement, but it highlights the battle between the internet and traditional OTA delivery of entertainment.
Noise is found in all imaging systems, but it becomes particularly challenging in low light. High ISO can be used to increase brightness, but it also amplifies noise. Post-processing can be applied, but it does not resolve the low signal-to-noise ratio due to low photon counts. Is artificial intelligence the
UHD rollout has been average rather than stellar to date. Matthew Goldman, Senior Vice President, Technology, Media Solutions, Ericsson provides an insightful explanation about why this might be and what issues might tip the scale.
Texas A&M basketball fans are getting a fresh perspective of each game this season, courtesy of five new AJA RovoCam UltraHD/HD HDBaseT cameras installed throughout Reed Arena. From high stakes shots to 3-pointers, alley-oops and memorable crowd choreography, the compact block cameras capture all of the in-stadium
The core of any camera is the sensor, and along with the lens, they define and constrain the performance of the camera more so than the downstream processing.
There have been many advances in sensors, with the move from vacuum tube devices to semiconductors being one of the great leaps.
Foxconn’s Chairman Terry Gou said in Taipei that his company plans to team up with premium U.S. camera maker RED Digital Cinema to make professional-quality and affordable smartphone cameras for the general public. He also said the company will manufacture semiconductors for displays and cameras.
As more than 100 million television viewers watched live, Tiffen Steadicam operator Mike Germond wound his way through a crowd of players, coaches and officials inside US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis to capture the presentation of the coveted Super Bowl LII Lombardi Trophy to the Philadelphia Eagles for their win over
Esports, or live gaming competitions stage before large audiences, is the latest market segment to attract the attention of professional production equipment vendors. At the 2018 IBC Show Grass Valley will host a live eSports competition on the company’s exhibit stand.
Raycom Media has more than JVC 260 GY-HM660 ProHD mobile news cameras in use throughout its local news operations. With built-in IP capabilities, the cameras have improved workflow efficiencies for multimedia journalists (MMJs) in the field.
Raycom Media owns and/or provides services for 65 television stations and 2 radio stations in 44 markets
A search engine shows the term, “Video IP” has more than 66 million hits. While the phrase may be popular, only a small percentage of those sites are able to add to the professional technical knowledge base needed to build and manage an IP-centric video production or broadcast facility
Fremont Studios, Seattle, has purchased four VariCam LT 4K camcorders for diverse mobile and studio projects. Offering an upgraded shading mode, as well as tally and return video management, the VariCam LT with CineLive is set up for live and “near live” multi-cam use for events, television shows, corporate productions and
Audio can be edited these days on virtually any personal computer. Professionals, however, need to understand storage drives in order to get the best results. Here’s what to look for when buying drives for audio editing.