IABM presents its new Board of Directors

Andreas Hilmer of Lawo is the new Chair of the IABM Members' Board of Directors

The international broadcast and media technology association IABM has announced the results of its biennial election of Board of Directors. The elected representatives will be responsible for the general strategy of IABM, will maintain financial control of the association and will establish, review and change, if necessary, the policies of the association. The new members …

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Sony and Nevion team up to develop IP-based media production solutions

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Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc. (“Sony”) and Nevion AS (“Nevion”) have decided to establish a strategic partnership in IP-based solutions for broadcasters and other industries. In addition, Sony has become a leading investor in Nevion by acquiring a minority stake in the company through a share purchase agreement. “This strategic partnership means we will …

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NewTek’s NDI® is adopted by the Sony BRC-X400 PTZ camera

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The latest Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) camera of Sony, the BRC-X400, will be fully NDI®|HX compliant. This device provides 4K30p high picture quality, 80x zoom in FHD with Clear Image Zoom technology, Tele Convert Mode and compatibility with camera control protocols such as 700 Protocol, CGI or VISCA/VISCA over IP. In addition, the PTZ camera includes tally …

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RTV Montenegro uses Calrec to broadcast its Eurovision 2019 qualifiers

Calrec's technology is included in the RTV Montenegro's HD OB 6

The Montevizija, a national singing competition in which the song that will represent Montenegro in Eurovision Song Contest 2019 is chosen, has employed Calrec’s technology. According to Dejan Vujović, Chief Technology Officer of the national public broadcaster RTV Montenegro, “This was a particularly important production for us because it was RTV’s first stereo television transmission …

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Nuit de la Glisse selects Sony cameras to shoot new film ‘MAGNETIC’

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The brand new feature film ‘MAGNETIC’ by Nuit de la Glisse director Thierry Donard premieres at the Cinema Grand Rex in Paris on November 30th. Extreme sports fans will be able to experience this ambitious project shot in some of the world’s most extraordinary and remote places, from New Zealand to Pakistan and Tahiti.   …

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Sony expands IP Live Production solutions capabilities

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Sony’s new XVS-9000 switcher, which launches in October, will support both IP and 12G-SDI Sony is growing its IP Live Production System solutions with further support for SMPTE ST 2110 in both HD and 4K.   “The industry transition to IP has been driven in no small part by wide collaboration,” explained Norbert Paquet, Head ...

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Beyond the looks of Startup, Sony’s tech-infused thriller Series

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SGO Mistika & Lightbender Case Study Startup, the Florida-set series, distributed by Sony’s streaming service Crackle in the US and Amazon Prime Video in Europe and Japan is not the mellow tech-industry satire one might expect when hearing its title for the first time. It is a fierce thriller set in the fuzzy world of ...

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Sony demonstrates Sonic Surf VR at ISE

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Sonic Surf VR is suitable for theme parks, exhibitions, museums, aquariums or corporate showrooms At ISE 2018, Sony is demonstrating Sonic Surf VR, its suite of audio technology combined with multi-channel speakers and specially developed software that enables creators to simulate popping, moving, and partitioning sounds in one space using the software application. The result ...

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Vatican Media and Sony will broadcast Christmas Eve Mass in 4K Ultra HD

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For the first time, during the Christmas Eve Mass, a trial capture in 8K will take place Vatican Media and Sony Professional Solutions Europe once again come together to continue their joint effort to study and evaluate future technology possibilities for capture and archive. For the first time on December 24th 2017, at 9.30pm in ...

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