Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
4/23/2009 7:33 AM
optional control p provides users with a traditional switcher interface.
The Slate 100 Control Panel features a classic preview/program switcher layout including a next transition section for managing the system’s three keyers. There are also controls for the Slate 100's built-in CG, clip store, graphics, and camera control systems, including a bank of buttons that corresponds to thumbnails on the multi-view for easy selection of digital assets and device controls. While the Slate 100 can be controlled by one operator, the new panel also enables a separate graphics operator to use the system’s keyboard and mouse for especially fast-paced live productions like sports.