03.10.2006 12:00 AM
ProQue Teams With Telestream for the Academy Awards
ProQue LLC used Telestream's FlipFactory HD transcoder to automate its production of the 78th Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.

Hired by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to provide onsite services, ProQue used Telestream's FlipFactory HD to automate the process of receiving inbound movie clips, converting and then delivering them to Grass Valley HD and SD Profile servers for play-out on SD projection and plasma displays on stage, which were used throughout the presentation. ProQue is a facilities rental and service company that provides video playback equipment for live and taped events.

"FlipFactory gave us the ability to ingest new material without slowing down or impeding the production workflow itself," said ProQue, LLC partner Jonathan Aroesty. "We were able to receive both HD and SD files, rather than videotape, and ingest was done automatically in the background while we were rehearsing."

ProQue previously used Telestream's FlipFactory HD for the Grammy and Emmy Awards.

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Tuesday 06:00 AM
Eleven FCC Scenarios for The 600 MHz Band Plan
I suspect that the estimated $44 billion of auction proceeds do not take into account the fact that some spectrum the FCC will buy cannot be resold because it must be used as guard intervals in the 600 MHz band plan.~ Charles W. Rhodes

D. Pagan Communications /   Friday 11:45 AM
Wall Street Communications /   Friday 01:16 PM
DigitalGlue at the 2015 NAB Show:

Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology