04.22.2008 11:16 AM
Thomson introduces enhancements to Kayak, Kalypso HD production switchers

Thomson rolled out several new features and functions for its Grass Valley Kalypso HD and Kayak HD video production switchers during NAB2008.

The new Kayak HD enhancements allow technical directors to handle more sources of different formats in a live production switcher. They also can record and playback embedded audio with video from the switcher’s built-in RAM recorder.

A new SetDef option facilitates seamless up/down/crossconversion output formats on up to two outputs per M/E, which allows a variety of multicast opportunities in multiple formats. A new eDPM option with four channels of internal digital effects in the 8RU frame expansion slot provides an external DVE compositing multiple channels to re-enter on one or more M/E keyers. Up to 20 internal DVEs can now be added to the Kayak HD production switcher.

Kalypso HD and Kalypso DUO have added output recursive effects to their Spektra effects portfolio, including montage, motion blur, strobe and trails with wind.

For more information, visit www.thomsongrassvalley.com.



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 /   Thursday 09:10 AM
Fairlight Unveils the Next Generation of Audio Post Production
Wall Street Communications /   Thursday 01:00 PM
NUGEN Audio AES Product Preview

 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology