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ARRI ALEXA SUP 9.1 & ARC 3.0 Out Now:

ARRI ALEXA SUP 9.1 & ARC 3.0 Out Now:

ARRI has released the next firmware instalment for the ALEXA camera: Software Update Packet (SUP) 9.1 and the ARRIRAW Converter (ARC) 3.0. The ARRIRAW Converter is ARRI’s free reference tool for processing ARRIRAW files in the optimal quality. A new, exciting feature includes the ability to uprez to 4K or UHD-1. For ALEXA XT and […]

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Matrox Mojito 4K Now Offers 4K 10-bit H.264 Intra-Frame Rendering:

Matrox Mojito 4K Now Offers 4K 10-bit H.264 Intra-Frame Rendering:

Matrox Video have announced the immediate availability of 10-bit H.264 intra-frame rendering with the Matrox Mojito 4K quad 3G-SDI 4K video monitoring card for use with Adobe Premiere Pro CC on Windows platforms. Matrox Mojito 4K enables realtime monitoring and output of video footage at resolutions up to 4096 x 2160 and at frame rates […]

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HEVC H.265 Royalties Are Killing It Even Before It Takes Off?

HEVC H.265 Royalties Are Killing It Even Before It Takes Off?

Is High Efficiency Video Coding, HEVC or H.265 as it is also known the Y2K Bug of the fimmaking revolution? Is H.265 the supposed replacement for the H.264 codec a lot of noise, a lot of hype, a lot of attention with the possibly of it never actually doing anything? Quite possibly so. Before we […]

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Blackmagic Design New Model of UltraStudio 4K:

Blackmagic Design New Model of UltraStudio 4K:

Blackmagic Design have announced a new model of UltraStudio 4K, the world’s first video solution to include super fast Thunderbolt 2 technology. The new UltraStudio 4K replaces the previous model and is available now from Blackmagic Design resellers worldwide for only US$995. The award winning UltraStudio 4K, is an attractively designed rack mount capture and […]

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AJA Io 4K and UltraHD Capture and Playback for Mac and Windows Sneak Peek:

AJA Io 4K and UltraHD Capture and Playback for Mac and Windows Sneak Peek:

At IBC AJA Video Systems have announced the Io 4K which is set to offer a broad range of video and audio connectivity, supporting the latest 4K and UltraHD devices for capture and output with realtime high-quality scaling of 4K and UltraHD to HD for monitoring and conversion. Whether you’re working in an SDI-based workflow, […]

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intoPIX JPEG2000 RAW FPGA IP-Cores to Compress Camera Bayer Pattern Images:

intoPIX JPEG2000 RAW FPGA IP-Cores to Compress Camera Bayer Pattern Images:

At IBC 2013, intoPIX will officially introduce a new range of JPEG2000-RAW IP-cores for FPGA that manage HD, 4K or 8K Bayer image sensor output from 10 to 16-bit with an efficient raw Visually lossless compression at various frame rates. “Cameras continue to feature larger image sensors, higher resolutions, and a variety of schemes for […]

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TICO Disruptive Light Visually Lossless Compression Standard Does 4K and 8K:

TICO Disruptive Light Visually Lossless Compression Standard Does 4K and 8K:

intoPIX at IBC 2013 are set to launch their new disruptive light visually lossless compression standard that will be known collectively as TICO (pronounced “Teeco”). Designed to have an extremely tiny footprint in FPGA/ASIC fabric, it is nevertheless also powerful in software applications for real-time operation. At present, images and video are transported and stored […]

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Panasonic PH1-Pro4 4K Player:

Panasonic PH1-Pro4 4K Player:

Are you sitting down! That’s not a question that’s a request for you to hold onto your seats because this Panasonic PH1-Pro4 4K player video is just way too funny. Panasonic have developed the PH1-Pro4, which is a single-chip system LSI that can support 2K/4K and multi-channel video distribution. Panasonic PH1-Pro4 system LSI has all the […]

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IBC 2013 Matrox Will Showcase Gear and 4K Video Monitoring Cards:

IBC 2013 Matrox Will Showcase Gear and 4K Video Monitoring Cards:

Some news from Matrox on what gear they will be showcasing at IBC this year including 4K video monitoring cards: Matrox Graphics Inc. and Matrox Video will be sharing stand 7.B29 at IBC2013 (Amsterdam, Sept. 13-17). Matrox Graphics Inc. will present new KVM extension solutions and 1080p60 video over IP encoders/decoders. Matrox Video will showcase […]

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ProDRENALIN from proDAD Turns Your GoPro Vision Up To 11:

ProDRENALIN from proDAD Turns Your GoPro Vision Up To 11:

ProDRENALIN from proDAD turns your GoPro vision up to 11, or any other action camera. It removes fisheye and perspective distortion, stabilizes the video, corrects rolling-shutter distortion, rotates the video, reduces noise and much more. It is a complete solution for making your raw action/sports videos better. The optimized video can be rendered in industry […]

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First HEVC Encoder for 8K Super Hi-Vision From NHK and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation:

First HEVC Encoder for 8K Super Hi-Vision From NHK and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation:

NHK and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation have jointly developed the world’s first HEVC*1 encoder for 8K ultra HDTV “Super Hi-Vision” (hereinafter referred to as “SHV”). SHV is the broadcasting medium of the near future. It makes viewers feel like they are really at the heart of the action, with 16 times the number of HD pixels […]

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Blackmagic Design and Autodesk Set to Collaborate on Future Projects:

Blackmagic Design and Autodesk Set to Collaborate on Future Projects:

Blackmagic Design and Autodesk announced that the two companies intend to collaborate on future integrations between Blackmagic Design technology and Autodesk technology. This collaboration will build seamless workflows for customers in the professional video, television and commercial post-production industries. The ongoing work between Blackmagic Design and Autodesk will include the testing and development of integrated […]

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Bluefish444 Synapse Range of Mini Converters:

Bluefish444 Synapse Range of Mini Converters:

Bluefish444 has announced the immediate availability of the Synapse range of mini converters. The Bluefish444 Synapse converters are controlled by easily accessible dip switches on the side of each converter. By choosing a setting it is possible to convert in real time between a range of industry formats such as 3G HD SDI, HDMI 1.3, […]

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AJA T-TAP, Thunderbolt 10-bit SD, HD & 2K output through SDI & HDMI:

AJA T-TAP, Thunderbolt 10-bit SD, HD & 2K output through SDI & HDMI:

AJA Video Systems announced T-TAP a very small new bus-powered device that takes advantage of Thunderbolt connectivity for high-quality 10-bit SD, HD and 2K output through SDI and HDMI connections. This new adapter enables a simple, unobtrusive means of getting professional video and audio out of any Thunderbolt enabled Mac system. Thanks to A&S Broadcast […]

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Blackmagic Design Heavy Duty Mini Converter:

Blackmagic Design Heavy Duty Mini Converter:

Blackmagic Design BMD have released a new range of six SD and HD converters and made them tough as hell. Check out the video where they run a tank over a Mini Converter to show how dam tough they are. Also note that tank and the product is another strong message to a former employee. […]

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