Infographic: All you need to know about 4K/UHD

Written by David Shapton

Ben DairInfographic: UHD - the latest information

 Replay: Here's a really useful infographic about all things 4K/UHD [first published October 2014, updated August 2016].

The 4K/UHD juggernaut doesn't show any sign of going away. Here's a collection of all the latest information from the industry, very kindly provided for us by Ben Dair. (There's a list of references below).

4K_Infographic_Long_31-07-16_v14-01.jpg

To see the original, go to Ben Dair's website, here

 

EBU Webinar

https://tech.ebu.ch/docs/events/webinar053_uhdtv/061213_uhdtv_webinar%20_final.pdf

ITU Rec.2010-1

http://www.itu.int/dms_pubrec/itu-r/rec/bt/R-REC-BT.2020-1-201406-I!!PDF-E.pdf

Wikipedia Rec.2020

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rec._2020

Sony XAVC Specification

http://www.xavc-info.org/xavc/share/data/XAVC_SpecificationOverview_Rev2_2.pdf

Sony XAVC White Paper

http://www.sony.co.uk/res/attachment/file/05/1237491611305.pdf

Sony XAVC Information

http://www.xavc-info.org/

Wikipedia, 4K Resolution

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/4K_resolution

Wikipedia, Optimum Viewing Distance

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optimum_HDTV_viewing_distance

Wikipedia, Ultra High Definition Television

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ultra-high-definition_television

Higher Frame Rates for Future Systems

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/rd/pubs/brochures/ibc2013/ibc2013_higher_frame_rates_handout.pdf

SMPTE Standards Development Update: IMF (Interoperable Master Format)

http://sasorigin.onstreammedia.com/origin/smpte0109/SMPTE_Standards/2012_Standards_Webcasts/2012_Standards_IMF_Chang-2012-11-27-Nov/SMPTE_IMF_Webinar_Nov2012-v2-handout.pdf

4K Blur-ray discs arriving in 2015 to fight streaming media

http://www.cnet.com/news/4k-blu-ray-discs-arriving-in-2015-to-fight-streaming-media/

H.265 benchmarked: Does the next-generation video codec live up to the expectation

http://www.extremetech.com/computing/162027-h-265-benchmarked-does-the-next-generation-video-codec-live-up-to-expectations

Sony 4k Workflow Guide Version 2.0,

https://pro.sony.com/bbsccms/assets/files/show/highend/pdf/4K_Workflow_Guide_Version2.0.pdf

Codex Digital Workflows

https://www.codexdigital.com/workflow/camera-workflows

 

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