The LiveTouch system from Snell Advanced Media was chosen by BT Sport for VR production of the UEFA Champions League Final.
Broadcasters are moving to the cloud, but the change requires careful planning. Consultant Tony Orme provides a tutorial on important factors to consider when moving to cloud operations. The first critical question to ask is Private or Public? This article will help you decide if either, or both, make sense for your facility.
In the second article, camera expert and DP, Barry Braverman discusses how the mechanical lens iris may soon be history. Braverman explains how the traditional lens’ ND filter can be eliminated in new cameras equipped with an electronic variable ND (VND). Removing the requirement for a mechanical lens iris creates the opportunity for improved lens performance and ruggedness, at lower cost.
As college media departments face the difficult and costly task of covering their sports teams’ practices and games with minimal resources, they are increasingly installing remotely controlled camera systems operated by a single staff member or small production team.
Broadcast Solutions’ Robycam cable-guided camera system is now available with compact 4K cameras. The system is designed to work with robotically controlled cameras, like the Grass Valley LDX C86N camera and Canon CJ12x4.3 lens. Broadcast Products, a division of Broadcast Solutions, is offering the Robycam system for sale and rental.
When the Atlanta Braves play their regular season home games this season, FOX Sports South is ready with new Panasonic 4K and HD camera systems to cover beauty shots throughout The Battery Atlanta at SunTrust Park, the team’s new stadium. These strategically-positioned cameras are the AK-UB300 4K box camera, the ultra-rugged AW-HR140 outdoor PTZ and AW-HE130 integrated PTZ.
The HPA Retreat took place in February in Palm Springs, CA. Part 1 of this two-part series can be found in the link at the end of this article.
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