Blackmagic Design announces Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8

    Blackmagic Design announced the release of Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 software which includes updated features for all Blackmagic Design cameras. Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 is available now for download free of charge for all existing Blackmagic Camera customers from the Blackmagic Design support page on the website. The new Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 …

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Fujifilm 4K lenses capture historic moment in time at the coronation of Felipe VI

King Felipe VI was born in 1968 as heir apperent, until the abdication of his father King Juan Carlos, he held the title of Prince of Asturias. He succeeded to the throne of Spain on 19 June 2014. The recent 4K production of this historic moment at the coronation Filipe VI was a collaboration between …

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Camera Corps captures Isle of Man TT excitement for North One Television

    Over 25 cameras and solid-state recorders from Camera Corps captured the excitement of 2014 Isle of Man Tourist Trophy motorcycle races during the two-week event from Saturday May 24 to Friday June 6. Working in close partnership with North One Television for ITV 4, Camera Corps provided a wide range of specialized equipment …

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Orad announces the addition of two sales professionals as part of Orad’s expanded North American operations

    Orad Hi-Tec Systems Ltd. announced the addition of Robert Kakareka and Scott Rogers to its North American operations. Robert Kakareka, who joins Orad as Director of Sales, Southeast Region, has spent the majority of his career in the broadcast industry most recently working for Pixel Power and Miranda Technology. Robert also has considerable …

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Miller Camera Support Equipment stands tall amongst The Golden Tripods at The ACS National Awards for Cinematography

    Miller Camera Support Equipment recently attended the 43rd Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) National Awards for Cinematography to host a charitable raffle, from which all proceeds were donated to the Motion Picture Industry Benevolent Society (MPIBS). The event marked the continuation of Miller’s 60th anniversary celebrations, awarding cinematographer and ACS member Peter Heap with …

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Ukraine’s 1+1 Media Group upgrades HD OB Vans with Calrec audio consoles

    1+1 Media Group has installed Calrec digital audio consoles in two of its HD outside broadcast (OB) vans. The installations are part of an upgrade to meet Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) technical requirements for 5.1 sound production and Dolby E encoding. “The Calrec consoles give us a reliable way to handle …

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Harmonic to demonstrate new VOS™ Virtualized Video Solution on Moonshot at HP Discover Las Vegas 2014 event

    At the HP Discover Las Vegas 2014 event taking place June 10-12, Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) , will demonstrate new virtualized media processing technology set to transform video production and delivery. The demonstration will feature the Harmonic VOS™, a powerful, extensible software platform and architecture, showcasing how it can enable virtualized media processing software, …

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GatesAir emphasizes transport and delivery for Over-The-Air Networks at Broadcast Asia 2014

    At BroadcastAsia2014, GatesAir will showcase how over-the-air broadcasters can leverage IP-based, high-efficiency transmission solutions to cost-effectively launch and monetize next-generation, multichannel digital services.  The company will exhibit at Stand 5B3-03 in the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, June 17-20. Following the March transformation of Harris Broadcast, GatesAir will make its debut at BroadcastAsia2014, showcasing …

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Thomson Video Networks highlights World-Class video quality for contribution/distribution, OTT/IPTV delivery, and ad insertion at Broadcast Asia 2014

    In a number of live demonstrations at Broadcast Asia 2014, Thomson Video Networks will showcase compression technologies that deliver high encoding density for content ranging from low-res to 4K and including MPEG-2, H.264, and HEVC formats. On display will be the award-winning ViBE™ range of encoders for contribution and distribution. Contribution and Distribution …

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