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4k and 1080p HDR technology tested at Nitto ATP Finals

ATP Media, the broadcast arm of the ATP World Tour carried out a live 4K v 1080p HDR test at the Nitto ATP Finals, the season ending finale held in November 2017 at The O2, London to advance its broadcast offering. The test was designed to see side-by-side, the two production formats in a live tennis environment. [Read more]

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Local Hero chooses Facilis TerraBlock

Facilis, a supplier of shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks announced that Local Hero, a creative boutique for independent filmmakers on the west side of Los Angeles, is using Facilis TerraBlock for their 4K finishing and Netflix mastering workflows. [Read more]

Themen: Ultra-HD

AVIWEST Launches HEVC Encoder for Live UHD Video Delivery

AVIWEST launched the new HE4000 HEVC encoder as the broadcast industry's first encoder to enable live UHD (4K) video delivery over unmanaged networks. Its compact ½-RU design reduces space requirements. By combining HEVC encoding and AVIWEST's SafeStreams technology, the system reduces bandwidth costs while guaranteeing superior video quality. [Read more]

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UEFA with UHD remote production trial

UEFA has delivered the world’s first uncompressed UHD remote production trial during the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Final, held in Poland in June, in collaboration with Snell Advanced Media (SAM) and system’s integrator, Gearhouse Broadcast. UHD replays were done with SAM´s LiveTouch server. [Read more]

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Sky Sports produces F1 with Carbonite Black

Sky Sports in UK produces the races of the new formula one (F1) season with the new production switcher Carbonite Black from Ross Video which was integrated shortly into Sky’s latest UHD Gallery in Isleworth, West London [Read more]

Themen: Ultra-HD selects Elemental for 4K VoD

Elemental Technologies, expert in software-defined video solutions, announced that has selected its video processing solutions to power its new 4K video-on-demand (VOD) services. The agreement expands the broadcaster’s existing deployment with added video infrastructure to process streaming 4K content with HEVC compression. [Read more]

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Red announces new Weapon and Epic-W cameras

Red Digital Cinema will begin shipping two new cameras - the Red Epic-W and the newest Weapon. Both cameras feature the design of the DSMC2 form factor as well as the new Helium 8K S35 sensor which allows for higher resolution in an S35 frame while maintaining the superior dynamic range found in the Red Dragon sensor, according to Red. [Read more]

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All-IP and 4K/UHD capable OB van

BT Sport produces all-IP 4K broadcast with Arena Television powered by a suite of technology from Grass Valley. A state-of-the-art OB van shows that IP is ready for live production. [Read more]