A new 4K educational production center at Mianyang Teachers’ College relies on NewTek TriCaster TC1 and NDI
The 4K All Media Production Center is a hub for media education built for the School of Communication at Mianyang Teachers’ College. Recently, they have implemented a professional lab to improve the lab’s overall usage.
The Center supports multi-scene, multi-functional practical training, and teaching, 4K studio system, IP-based production process, and multi-person off-site interaction. The Center puts together 80+ new including: 4K cameras, a 4K studio system, NDI management and scheduling system, off-site mobile interaction system, intercom system, lighting control system, fresh air system, teleprompter system, and interactive telestrator system.
The Center is divided into zones such as virtual live streaming, seated interview, standing interaction, anchor dialog, off-site interaction, and classroom observation. It’s complete with IP transmission, transcoding, calibration, recording; virtual set studio and social media live streaming. It can also input from existing baseband such as SDI, HDMI, NDI source, cellphone, and computer NDI sources. The NewTek TriCaster TC1 is the one responsible for much of this.
For live broadcast, The Center allows news broadcasts, virtual broadcasts, and interviews, among other sorts of programs. 4K UHD (Ultra High Definition) content may be produced live, and native 2160P videos can be viewed at 60 frames per second. Also, the four-channel virtual studio enables virtual keying, video composition, and VR program production.
Network related, 100Mb HD videos may be transmitted across the campus network, and all camera signals can be relayed from all sections to the studio. The studio can also send high-quality videos to all classrooms. An infinite number of NDI signals can be scheduled at any time (by computer or mobile device).