Blackmagic Design has released a new accessory for its Cintel Film Scanner that is able to capture both audio and image frame data while material is being transferred. The Cintel Audio and KeyKode Reader is able to record sound together with code information while the main images are being scanned.
Tuesdays HPA Tech Retreat was all about 360 and VR, and Wednesday focused on the versioning explosion. On the final day, delegates were given a summary of the current state of the industry, and the influences of artificial intelligence on media and broadcasting.
New Belgian company will introduce several remote camera control tools to simplify TV productions at IBC 2017.
Atomos has announced that its 19-inch 4Kp60 production monitor recorder with AtomHDR is now shipping. Ideally suited for both on-set and post production, it includes such features as AtomHDR, a 1920x1080 1200 nit high bright LCD screen, quadlink SDI and Raw recording, and a number of versatile powering options. The company said its quad HD switching function will be added via a free firmware update later in the year.
Post-production is increasingly a collaborative process, with project files shared among different departments to be worked on simultaneously. This is primarily within the same networked building or possibly between adjacent premises, but the posting of the current Nissan Rogue commercial has taken the concept further - literally - with the exchange of colour grading files over a distance of 3400km in Canada.
Broken is a six-part TV drama series, created by screenwriter Jimmy McGovern that first broadcast on BBC One. In this special interview, Patrick Hall, Head of Post at Liverpool producer LA Productions explains the main post workflow.