Broadcast engineers don’t control program content, but they are in near total control how content looks and sounds. Even the most expert golden eyes and ears in the industry demand calibrated tools to objectively visualize the technical elements of program content.
The “Electric Dreams” anthology of Philip K. Dick sci-fi stories was produced on both sides of the Atlantic - which is fitting for a series that spans so many worlds of fantasy.
It's unlikely any editor is unaware of the release of Resolve 15. It’s equally unlikely many editors, especially those who use Media Composer, haven’t thought of switching to DaVinci Resolve. Switching, however, isn’t as simple as it might seem. First there is the 2,600-page manual. Then, there is realization that an NLE’s most powerful feature is one's experience using it.
Despite the fact that most broadcasters have been slow to embrace 4K production in their news studios, there are a few that have installed the latest cameras in an effort to produce a master file for archiving. They include non-traditional media organizations like Facebook Live, Netflix and YouTube, which all maintain 4K production studios that are made available to users with significant online followers.
As the IOC prepares the largest 8K UHD production yet, from the Winter Olympics in South Korea, it’s worth asking if this ultra-high resolution format will ever be broadcast wider than the shores of Japan. In short, the answer is negative, but that won’t stop vendors developing a full production chain, just in case.
Belgian singer-song writer, composer and producer, Stromae launched his creative label’s latest fashion collection - Mosaert Capsule Five - with an intricately choreographed catwalk show at Paris’ iconic Le Bon Marché department store. Live production company, Freecaster, was brought onboard to provide a multi-cam recording of the event with its Blackmagic Design Ultra HD production workflow, which would form the basis for Stomae’s next music video.
CP Communications Supports Project Carbon X 2 Long Distance Running Event With Live ProductionCP Communications, a vendor of products and services for live event productions, provided live streaming support for coverage of Project Carbon X 2, a 100 Km long-distance running event held on January 23 2021 at Wild Horse Pass Motorpark and Casino in Chandler, Ariz. …
MainConcept Codec Fits BMD ResolveThe plugin allows direct encoding of more formats from DaVinci Resolve Studio, eliminating the need to work in a separate application. …
Latency Remains Thorn In Side Of Live Sports Remote ProductionAfter years of trial and error designed to reduce operating cost and (more recently) keep crews safely distanced, remote production has found its niche in live production and will remain the de facto method for producing events over a distributed network infrastructure. However, a big hurdle left to overcome for