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AMAL JYOTHI COLLEGE solves audio intelligibility with allen & heath

A recent installation carried out by Kochibased AVL Marketing has seen an Allen & Heath digital mixing console and Quest loudspeaker system installed at the Amal Jyothi College of Engineering in Kanjirappally.
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Artel Video Systems to Acquire Assets of Communications Specialties, Inc.

Artel Video Systems, an employee-owned global provider of broadcast-quality video transport solutions, has acquired the portfolio assets of Communications Specialties, Inc. (CSI), a global provider of fiber optic transmission technology for the professional audio-visual and broadcast industries.
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Technicolor Acquires Mikros Image

Technicolor has entered into an exclusive agreement with Mediacontech to acquire Mikros Image, a French production and postproduction company, implanted in Paris (France) and Montreal (Canada).
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AJA CION Provides Unrivalled Image Quality

CION™ is the new 4K/UltraHD and 2K/HD production camera from AJA. Shoot direct to edit-ready Apple ProRes 4444 at up to 4K 30fps, ProRes 422 at up to 4K 60fps, or output AJA Raw at up to 4K 120fps. CION is the union of great design and functionality, an engineered aesthetic that we are proud to describe as the Science of the Beautiful.
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FOR-A Ft-One Camera BUILDS on the Super Slow-Motion 4k Shooting

Separating the camera head from the body offers exceptional mobility, enabling unprecedented shooting positions or angles for live sports or other events. Expand your creative horizons by combining super slowmotion 4K shooting—a highlight of FT-ONE cameras-with the superior mobility of this model.
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Ikegami Showcased 8K and 4K Technologies at NAB 2015

Ikegami indulged in a 4K Technology Exhibit including a new 2/3-inch CMOS 4K camera and a new 4K base station. As part of the 4K exhibit,Ikegami displayed Hibino Corporation’s cuttingedge real-dot full 4K 293-inch LED display. Ikegami’s precise imaging technologies and Hibino’s high resolution display technologies merged to expand the potential of the 4K solution.
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IHSE USA now offers the popular 480 series of draco compact matrix switchers in a new XV (eXtreme Velocity) fiber optic version supporting video resolutions up to 4K. The 480 XV models are offered in frames sized for 8, 16, 32 and 48 ports in 1RU and 64 and 80 ports in only 2RU.
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Riedel Introduces MicroN 80G Media Distribution Network

Riedel Communications, provider of pioneering real-time video, audio, data, and communications networks, announced the launch of MicroN – an 80G media distribution network device for the company’s MediorNet line of media transport and management solutions.
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EVS Makes 4k Live Production Editing Practical & Productive

EVS, the leading provider of live video solutions, is making 4K live production and fast turnaround editing practical and productive with major new functionality for its all-IP production switcher, DYVI, and with single-file 4K transfers between EVS servers and network-attached editing solutions.
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Autodesk Launches Tinkerplay App to Make 3D Design and 3D Printing Fun

The Tinkerplay app is based on the popular Modio app, which Autodesk previously acquired, and will join the Tinkercad family of products. The Tinkerplay app allows users to design and customize characters and creatures digitally with the option to 3D print afterwards. The 3D printed parts can also be snapped together for dynamic play.
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Maxon Cinema 4D R16 is Uncompromising in Meeting Animation Challenges

Cinema 4D is 3D for the real world. When you’re working with tight deadlines every day you need the right tool to meet just about any challenge. Cinema 4D Release 16 was developed with all aspects of the application in mind and features were integrated or enhanced that simplify workflow and make working with CINEMA 4D even more efficient and effective.
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Clarity™ is Pixel Power’s family of SD/HD creation and playout graphics products, offering the highest levels of graphics sophistication from a single device. The range offers a set of scalable products and options to meet every broadcasting need and budget. Clarity products are ideal for live graphics applications in the studio, mobile OB trucks and other venues.
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Defy Introduces the Redefined G2X GIMBAL

Designed to give filmmakers from all genres the ability to have precisely accurate stability, the re-introduced G2X is all squeezed into a compact, extremely light and powerful gimbal. This gimbal packs a punch yet remains dead simple to use with features like pre-selected auto tuned modes for different camera weights allowing users to bypass the need for software and calibration.
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CoreMelt SliceX is an Efficient Tool for FCP X Editors

CoreMelt SliceX powered by Mocha is a powerful tool to enable FCP X editors to create shape masks and track them to movement. Just draw a shape around the object you want to track and the Academy Award winning Mocha tracking engine will lock on and allow you to track masks for color corrections, depth of field effects, blurring, pixelation, vignettes and more.
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Telestream Unveils Episode 6.5 at NAB

Designed for the entire production workflow, Episode has the quality, filters, formats, and power to handle the entire process from camera to edit and all the way to final delivery. Episode produces “true to the original” results for simple transcoding jobs as well as for more complex encoding jobs such as standards conversion. “With Episode 6.5, we concentrated on closed captioning support as well as adding the newer formats such as HEVC, VP9, and AS-11,” said Barbara DeHart, Vice President of Desktop Business at Telestream.
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EditShare®, the technology leader in intelligent shared storage and media management solutions, unveiled at NAB 2015, the latest release of the company’s media asset management platform, EditShare Flow 3.2. The EditShare Flow 3.2 release features scan and proxy support for 4K and image sequences, enhanced remote editing options, and new automation capabilities for transcoding and file delivery workflows.
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PlayBox Technology announces TitleBox IP for NewTek TriCaster

PlayBox Technology announced its entrance into the NewTek Developer Network. This enables the PlayBox Technology TitleBox IP graphics system to be fully integrated with NewTek’s line of TriCaster™ multi-camera video production systems.A major new addition to the PlayBox Technology product range, TitleBox IP allows Tri- Caster operators to create and deliver high quality animated graphics.
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Even old hands from television want to go online – but is life even viable online?

Our solution? We’re increasingly focusing on content creation in a future-proofed fashion..

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Editor's Desk

Take it There

As promised in our last issue, Studio Systems focuses on 4K. The basic tenet for us it to drive the broadcast market to adopt the standard global trend. 4K is the global standard today.

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Saurabh Dhoot

Videocon d2h has appointed Saurabh Dhoot as the Executive Chairman of the company. In this newly appointed role he will be in charge of brand building, operations and strategic ..

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The Flying Elephant

Off late, there has been a flurry of travel and I was beginning to feel unsettled, wanting to get back to work rather than collect awards or serve injuries and committees.

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