04.03.2006 05:36 PM
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
Ascent Media installs Quantel Pablo at digital media data center

A Quantel Pablo on iQ4 is now in use at Ascent Media Group's (AMG) newly completed, 100,000sq ft Digital Media Data Center, in Burbank, CA.

The Pablo suite is part of the company's post-production network and distribution operation that consolidates media management and syndication services; processes; and technologies that are typically spread across several facilities.

Pablo can input 2K and 4K files and output them at whatever resolution the client requires. Because rendering happens in the background, the entire process is made invisible.

In addition to all the traditional primary color correction tools, Pablo offers unlimited secondary color correction, unlimited layers, secondary shapes, the ability to track objects, and compositing tools. It is able to store the compositor's work, allowing the colorist to make compositing changes, or open up layers and change colors without affecting other layers.

The combination of Quantel Pablo and iQ enables AMG to consolidate conforming, compositing, titling and other processes into one system, simplifying and streamlining the workflow. It is the first installation of the Quantel iQ and Pablo Control Surface with 4K capability.

The AMG suite is used exclusively for feature restoration and digital source mastering all supported by file-based DI workflows and managed thru ProdNET and Agility.

For more information, visit www.quantel.com.

Back to the top

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 11:07 AM
The Best Deconstruction of a 4K Shoot You'll Ever Read
With higher resolutions and larger HD screens, wide shots using very wide lenses can be a problem because they allow viewers to see that infinity doesn’t quite resolve into perfect sharpness.

Featured Articles
Exhibitions & Events
Discover TV Technology