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The Broadcast Bridge Published Over 200 Articles Last Month November 7th 2018 - 08:00 AM

It was a busy October for the editors at The Broadcast Bridge. During that month, we published more than 200 feature articles, tutorials, essential guides and new products information. A reader could be excused for missing some of that content, especially in light of the multiple exhibitions and conferences that took place in the same time frame.

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NEP worked with Pitt Studios staff on overall system design and final installation of the technical operations center and control rooms.

NEP Group With Pitt Athletics To Support Technical Education And ACC Network Telecasts October 26th 2018 - 01:50 PM

On Oct. 4th, Pittsburgh, Penn.-based NEP Group, a provider of outsourced production services, recently held a ribbon cutting on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh to open a new production facility called Pitt Studios that will support the production of the school’s college athletics telecasts.

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Why RAW? What’s the Deal? October 18th 2018 - 04:00 PM

The announcement by Blackmagic of their new RAW camera file format reminds us that there is choice to record RAW versus regular video with digital cinematography cameras. What is RAW, what are the pros and cons, and why should cinematographers capture RAW files rather than conventional video? At a first pass, a RAW image file consists of the data from the image sensor with some basic processing, but cannot be viewed as a regular red, green and blue (RGB) video file.

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With the announcement of Blackmagic RAW codec at IBC, the company will showcase the product at NAB NY and SMPTE LA.

Blackmagic Design to Showcase Blackmagic RAW at NAB NY and SMPTE LA October 16th 2018 - 04:30 PM

At IBC Blackmagic Design announced the public beta of Blackmagic RAW. The new codec combines the quality and benefits of RAW with the ease of use, speed and file sizes of traditional video formats. Blackmagic says that its version of RAW is a more intelligent format that gives customers stunning images, incredible performance, cross platform support and a free developer SDK.

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The JVC GY-HC550 camcorder can stream breaking news stories without a satellite or microwave truck.

JVC Expands Connected Cam Lineup with New 500 Series October 11th 2018 - 09:00 AM

JVC has expanded its Connected Cam product line to include the new 500 Series of streaming handheld camcorders based on a new 1-inch 4K CMOS imager. The three new cameras — the GY HC500 base model, GY HC550 with advanced streaming and graphics, and GY-HC500SPC sports production camera — will be introduced at NAB Show New York.

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Evertz has touted 2018 as the “Year of IP” and at the NAB Show New York will display its Scorpion media aggregation and transport platform.

Trends TV Stations Will Be Watching At 2018 NAB Show New York October 8th 2018 - 11:00 AM

At the upcoming NAB Show New York conference, October 17-18th at the Javits Center in New York City, local television executives stations will be looking for help in selecting the proper technology path forward.

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