System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. at DotNetNuke.Framework.DefaultPage.OnLoad(EventArgs e) in e:\websites\\public_html\Default.aspx.cs:line 791 Avid adds support for Sony XDCAM 50Mb/s format | TvTechnology

Avid adds support for Sony XDCAM 50Mb/s format

October 14, 2008

Avid Technology’s Media Composer, NewsCutter and Symphony product lines now feature support for Sony XDCAM HD MPEG-2 long GOP 50 Mb/s format.

Users will be able to increase the speed and quality of productions by working with full raster 1920 x 1080 HD media in a 4:2:2 color space. The functionality is available via a free software upgrade for all Avid customers running version 3.0 of Media Composer and Symphony and version 7.0 of NewsCutter.

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With this release, Avid Media Composer, NewsCutter and Symphony products now support the Sony PDW-700 and PDW-HD1500 cameras for ingest at all bit rates (50Mb/s for both 1080i and 720p) and frame rates of 1080 50i, 59.94i and 720p.

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