12.26.2002 12:00 AM
Tandberg HD Encoder Deployed for Digital Dailies
Cohen Communications and Heuris have co-developed a rentable HD MPEG encoding playback system for digital daily viewing, using the E5821 HD encoder from Tandberg Television, a provider of digital broadcasting equipment.

The encoding system consists of a Tandberg Television E5821 HD encoder and MediaSonic ASI capture station, while the playback system includes a MediaSonic HD player, USB 2.0 drives and a JVC HD projector or Panasonic plasma screen. An HD master is created after the original film negative is transferred to tape. The HD signal with audio is fed into the Tandberg encoder, which feeds the MediaSonic ASI Capture Station.

“The Tandberg television encoders … provide HD/SD signal flexibility, which is unique among HD encoders,” said Stevan B. Cohen, president of Cohen Communications. “They accept audio as an embedded HD SDI stream and will also accept external audio as AES or an AC3 bit stream.”

Cohen’s HD encoding and playback packages are geared to the Hollywood production and post production community for the immediate viewing of feature film dailies in HDTV projection. The system was used in several films to be released in 2003, including DreamWorks’ “Biker Boys” and MGM Studios’ “Bulletproof Monk.”


Comments
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




Thursday 10:05 AM
NAB Requests Expedited Review of Spectrum Auction Lawsuit
“Broadcasters assigned to new channels following the auction could be forced to accept reductions in their coverage area and population served, with no practical remedy.” ~NAB

Sue Sillitoe, White Noise PR /   Monday 10:45 AM
100 Free DPA Microphones – How Do You Wear Yours?

 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology