The future of TV isn't about resolution but immersion. Netflix wants to take us bigger and wider
In many ways IBC2013 was a quiet show. Yes it boasted record visitor numbers, but few things happened out in Amsterdam that hadn’t been predicted beforehand: namely HEVC-powered 4K is on the horizon, the second screen is increasingly important to broadcasters’ plans, and higher frame-rate imaging is moving closer and closer to mainstream acceptance. Andy Stout looks back on five days in Amsterdam
The decision by the International Olympic Committee to give the 2020 Olympics to Tokyo means that NHK's decades long project to bring its 8K Super Hi-Vision project to the masses not only has a deadline but that 4K now has the threat of built-in obsolescence to cope with.
It dawned on me just the other day: we are living in the future. There is so much innovation and new technology around us that it no longer feels like we're merely living in the present. It's as if we're in a science fiction movie where we've been transported forward by ten or twenty years
We take a look at Cinemartin's Cinec 4 transcoding tool and whether it's worth a premium over lower-cost and free options.
Despite the frivolous nature of the Eurovision Song Contest, the EBU is does work that is beneficial to broadcasters across the world
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- Saturday 14 May 2016 - (20684) The Commodore Amiga: Once upon a time this was what we used to produce digital video
- Saturday 21 May 2016 - (20386) The Sony A7S - a camera born for astrophotography
- Friday 13 May 2016 - (13073) Five things a Colorist would like to say to a DP
- Friday 13 May 2016 - (10867) 7 Free Motion Design Assets for Video Editors [sponsored]
- Friday 27 May 2016 - (926) Olympus' impressive new action cam challenges GoPro
- Friday 27 May 2016 - (4925) The Sony PXW-Z150: “It is astounding what Sony has achieved for this price.”
- Thursday 26 May 2016 - (948) Are we ready for driverless...cameras?
- Thursday 26 May 2016 - (4209) Adobe to add native ProRes support to Windows software
- Thursday 26 May 2016 - (970) LEDs and the power to (battery) weight ratio