NAB 2020 will not be rescheduled this year, the NAB has announced. Instead, the organization will begin NAB Express in April, an online initiative, and will enhance the NAB Show New York at the end of the year with additional programs and expanded participation.
iSize Technologies’ BitSave v.2 is described as a pixel-to-pixel neural-network solution that optimizes video frames before the pixels reach the video compression software.
Veritone aiWARE now produces IAB Tech Lab Content Taxonomy-compliant metadata output via aiWARE APIs.
Enhancements are to the VSNCrea Traffic and Scheduling System, VSNExplorer MAM and VSN NewsConnect web plugin for news production.
Heil Sound has introduced the PR 37 vocal microphone with an upper mid-range response designed to cut through a mix.
New single-link, 12G-SDI 4K output and simultaneous HDR/SDR workflow capabilities add versatility and value to the recently launched 1080p60 camera control unit.
At NAB, Solid State Logic has announced that it will highlight advanced Audio over IP capabilities within its System T broadcast audio platform with the new HC Bridge SRC.
Primestream’s Creative Bridge solution is add-on to its Xchange web-based media management platform, and allows all members of the content creation team to access any creative tool — Adobe Creative Cloud, Apple Final Cut Pro X, DaVinci Resolve, and Avid Pro Tools.
The increasing use of High Dynamic Range (HDR) and wide color gamut (WCG) acquisition has not only improved signal quality on live sports and other telecasts, it has also helped the bottom line of those that make professional 4K lenses. Both visual and lab tests have shown that the superior quality of a 4K UHD lens helps even HD cameras look better, and that’s helping lens sales in a Broadcast market that—with the emergence of handheld, fixed lens (with 1/3 and ¼-inch sensors) camera models now used extensively in newsgathering—gets harder every day.
The NAB show has been cancelled. This announcement was made by NAB president, Gordon H. Smith.