Taking full advantage of SMPTE 2110, ChyronHego demonstrated parallel IP and HD-SDI workflows within an operational Virtual Set at their NAB 2018 exhibit.
Telemetrics has introduced the OmniGlide Roving Camera Platform, which features a three-point-contact design for tripod-like stability while enabling the pedestal to turn more sharply and smoothly.
Automated sports production could be the next big thing in sports broadcasting. Combined with OTT distribution, it could open the flood gates for around 200 million sporting events that are not broadcasted due to limited resources. To hit mainstream adoption, automated production technology needs to meet the quality thresholds spectators expect.
WAPA TV, based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, has upgraded its Grass Valley Ignite newsroom automation system to Grass Valley’s Ignite Konnect platform. According to station executives, the move done to simplify production of its newscasts and establish an improved workflow to provide viewers with a better experience for live events and breaking news.
Vinten has introduced the Vantage external lens drive, a new option for the company’s Vantage robotic camera head. Vinten’s newest device significantly increases the number of lenses that can be used on Vinten Vantage-mounted cameras, and delivers full servo functionality, including virtual reality (VR) tracking, to manual lenses.
At NAB, Vinten will introduce the Ceiling Track System powered by Tecnopoint, a solution for creative productions where floor space is at a premium.