RedShark News - Studio & Broadcast http://www.redsharknews.com Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:41:58 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Bigger is better: IMAX 70mm film projection, present and future http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3550-bigger-is-better-imax-70mm-film-projection,-present-and-future http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3550-bigger-is-better-imax-70mm-film-projection,-present-and-future The rear of the two-ton IMAX projector.

We delve into the topic of IMAX projection systems, as a technical format and exhibition standard, and look to its future.

  • IMAX
  • Review
  • Film
  • Projection
  • 70mm
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    noreply@redsharknews.com (Phil Rhodes) Studio & Broadcast Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:00:00 +0000
    The Olympics are going to be the biggest 8K test yet [updated] http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3521-the-olympics-are-going-to-be-the-biggest-8k-test-yet http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3521-the-olympics-are-going-to-be-the-biggest-8k-test-yet The signs point to Rio, but in what format?

    As the world’s broadcasters gear up for their biggest event on the four-yearly calendar, are we witnessing the start of the next technological cycle that ends up with 8K in the world’s living rooms?

    • Olympics
    • Rio 2016
    • 8K
    • 8K broadcast
    • 8K broadcasting
    • HDR
    • 4K broadcasting
    • nhk
    • OBS
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      noreply@redsharknews.com (Andy Stout, European Editor) Studio & Broadcast Tue, 31 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000
      BBC finds rare Attenborough 'Zoo Quest' colour footage http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3517-bbc-finds-rare-attenborough-zoo-quest-colour-footage http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3517-bbc-finds-rare-attenborough-zoo-quest-colour-footage BBC finds rare Attenborough 'Zoo Quest' colour footage

      Freya Black on the strange case of Sir David Attenborough, his seminal 'Zoo Quest' natural history production from the 1950s, and some recently unearthed colour 16mm footage.

      • BBC
      • 16mm
      • 16mm film
      • natural history
      • 1950s
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        noreply@redsharknews.com (Freya Black) Studio & Broadcast Fri, 27 May 2016 23:00:00 +0000
        Sony's gigantic LED canvas hopes to redefine video installations http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3506-sony-s-gigantic-led-canvas http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3506-sony-s-gigantic-led-canvas Sony's Gigantic LED Canvas

        Sony has debuted a new type of LED screen that aims to expand the colour gamut and and dynamic range of large video installations, even as resolutions reach 8K and beyond.

        • Sony
        • LED
        • Display
        • video installation
        • HDR
        • High Dynamic Range
        • colour gamut
        • color gaumt
        • Crystal LED Integrated Structure
        • CLEDIS
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          noreply@redsharknews.com (David Shapton) Studio & Broadcast Tue, 24 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000
          Up close with Blackmagic’s Intensity Shuttle http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3486-up-close-with-blackmagic%E2%80%99s-intensity-shuttle http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3486-up-close-with-blackmagic%E2%80%99s-intensity-shuttle Up close with Blackmagic’s Intensity Shuttle

          Blackmagic Designs’ Intensity Shuttle has been available for a few years now, but, with an open and extensible SDK, is a fine example of a product that has been made still relevant for modern video production. By Iain Churchill-Coleman.

          • Blackmagic Designs
          • Intensity Shuttle
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            noreply@redsharknews.com (Guest Author) Studio & Broadcast Tue, 17 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000
            Blackmagic Duplicator offers old-fashioned physical 4K distribution http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3413-blackmagic-duplicator-offers-a-solution-for-4k-uhd-distribution http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3413-blackmagic-duplicator-offers-a-solution-for-4k-uhd-distribution Blackmagic Duplicator 4K

            Peter Haas takes a closer look at one of the sleeper hits of NAB 2016, Blackmagic Design's Duplicator 4K.

            • Blackmagic
            • Duplicator
            • Duplicator 4K
            • SD card
            • Bluray
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              noreply@redsharknews.com (Peter Haas) Studio & Broadcast Thu, 12 May 2016 14:00:00 +0000
              Making sports graphics easy http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3437-making-sports-graphics-easy http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3437-making-sports-graphics-easy Graphics to go, courtesy of Streamstar's SCOREPLUS

              Alongside a brace of other products to make sports production, and live streaming in particular, more economic and flexible, Streamstar also introduced new sports graphics software at NAB.

              • Streamstar
              • Streamstar ScorePlus
              • Live production
              • Sports production
              • Graphics
              • broadcast graphics
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                noreply@redsharknews.com (RedShark News Staff) Studio & Broadcast Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0000
                60 years ago the biggest industry advance ever was revealed at NAB http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3393-the-biggest-video-industry-advance-ever-as-revealed-at-nab-60-years-ago http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3393-the-biggest-video-industry-advance-ever-as-revealed-at-nab-60-years-ago Ampex VR-1000A, from the 1950s

                In case you think some of the announcements we hear nowadays are game-changing, here's a look back at a truly groundbreaking one from 60 years ago that changed broadcast television forever. And that's no hype. By Phillip Moss.

                • NAB Show
                • Ampex
                • VR1000 Mark IV
                • Tape
                • recorded television
                • Television
                • tv
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                  noreply@redsharknews.com (Guest Author) Studio & Broadcast Sat, 16 Apr 2016 09:00:00 +0000
                  Live streaming with the VidiU Pro http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3341-live-streaming-with-the-vidiu-pro http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3341-live-streaming-with-the-vidiu-pro Teradek VidiU Pro

                  A detailed look at the Teradek VidiU Pro, which aims to greatly simplify the workflow for live streaming broadcast.

                  • VidiU Pro
                  • Teradek
                  • Live production
                  • Live Broadcast
                  • Wireless Production
                  • Streaming
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                    noreply@redsharknews.com (Simon Wyndham) Studio & Broadcast Wed, 30 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0000
                    Building an Uninterruptible Power Supply for your Edit Suite http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3312-building-affordable-ups-protection-for-your-edit-suite http://www.redsharknews.com/distribution/item/3312-building-affordable-ups-protection-for-your-edit-suite Building an uninterrupted power supply for your editing suite

                    In more remote parts of the world outside of the urban centres, measures must be taken to ensure consistent power.

                    • Editing
                    • Power Supply
                    • uninterrupted power supply
                    • UPS
                    • edit suite
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                      noreply@redsharknews.com (Craig Marshall) Studio & Broadcast Wed, 16 Mar 2016 09:00:00 +0000