Grip Factory Munich
Dolly operates on almost all straight or round tracks with skateboard or track wheels; features a quick-release system for changeover to pneumatic wheels and a three-stage steering system that enables front-wheel, four-wheel and rear-wheel steering; can navigate a circle with a 31in radius in four-wheel mode; includes lockable steering angles to repeat straight or curved moves.
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Preamp features eight-channel 192KHz/24-bit mic/line preamplification; new features include an improved input circuit design that allows for a maximum input level of +21dBu with a gain range from 0dB to 50dB, improved signal to noise ratio, improved THD, larger housing that optimizes heat dissipation, internal wide-range power supply with line filter, stable 48V phantom power and a choice of sync sources: internal clock, AES/SPDIF or Word Clock.
Graphical weather presentation technology now features new material editor function that enables users to create weather shows and scenes that are fully customized and change according to meteorological data; simplifies the user interface to enable easy interaction with shader values, which allow better high-res mapping capabilities, realistic lighting effects, textured land and water, and greater integration with weather information.
+64 4 4700 700
Transmitter operates on the 2.4GHz wavelength; transmits a single RF carrier, containing time code, IFB audio and remote control signals, to any number of TRX900 wireless systems, giving users the ability to record a group of channels and play them back as a virtual multitrack recording; accepts SMPTE time code and balanced audio at line level; 125mW power output provides a 300ft range for transmission of IFB audio and 1000ft for time code transmission and remote control signals.
Mounting system for adding Sony's HVR-DR60 portable hard disk recorder to Sony camcorders attaches underneath the camera between the baseplate and tripod plate; features a smooth-glide drawer that provides easy access to the recorder's screen and controls, as well as a quick-lock mechanism that anchors the drawer open; central thumbscrew allows for easy horizontal/vertical adjustment of the rods to accommodate different camera models.
Century DV/HDV filter kit
Five-filter kit for DV/HDV cameras features a neutral density 0.6 solid filter that reduces transmission by 75 percent, a neutral density 0.6 soft edge graduated filter the employs a surface that's 50 percent clear and 50 percent with a neutral density of 0.6, a polarizer that reduces glare and reflections; a black frost half diffusion filter to flare highlights, mute colors and tone down contrast, and a skin tone enhancer warming filter.
Digital Wireless Microphone system
System consists of DWT-B01 transmitter, DWR-S01D receiver and DWA-01D adapter; transmits 24-bit/48KHz digital audio in a specific frequency bandwidth; delivers a wide dynamic range of more than 106dB and a wide frequency response of 20Hz to 20KHz; transmits digitally modulated, encrypted data to minimize the risk of interception; enables a significant increase in the number of simultaneous operations in comparison to current analog wireless systems.
MADI card provides a MADI interface that allows the integration of the Artist intercom platform with digital audio router systems; facilitates the connection of the intercom panels to the audio router using the router's infrastructure for panel distribution; card is cascadable, with each card adding eight channels to the MADI signal for up to a maximum of 64 channels.
X-Band unbalanced guitar/instrument cable features a heavy gage (20AWG) oxygen-free copper conductor for maximum conductivity and corrosion resistance, two densely stranded 95-percent copper braid shields combined with a semiconductive PVC layer to provide exceptional EMI/RF rejection and low triboelectric handling noise, and a flexible, easy to strip, abrasion-resistant outer jacket.
Multichannel interface for digital mics acts as a power supply and control device; allows mics to be to be synchronized; enables control data for adjusting gain, polar patterns, hi-pass filter and compression settings to be sent; includes analog line level outputs, the ability to switch the digital phantom power on or off on individual channels, and a Windows-based software application to adjust the various parameters.
HD/SD video noise reduction cards provide a reprogrammable core, allowing users to repurpose the cards' functionality, increase picture quality when used as a post-processor, reduce bandwidth requirement when used as a preprocessor to the encoder, and allow for two or four independent channels to be processed simultaneously.
Collection of two DVDs contains 2500 effects, including 300 5.1 surround-sound elements, featuring music in eight categories: beats, beds, musical elements, production elements, station IDs, stingers, voice-overs and 5.1 surround-sound elements; sounds are recorded at 24-bit 96K and delivered as HD 24-bit 48K WAV, 5.1 surround-sound and MP3 files; collection can be clicked and dragged onto any hard drive, and is catalogued with embedded metadata for easy search and retrieval.
Server features a solid-state 64-bit iSCSI and NAS operating system; appears as a local disk drive on any computer connected to the LAN or WAN; allows users on every host system on the network to see and share all stored data; available in configurations ranging from an eight-drive solution with RAID protection onboard, to a 36-drive version with multiple levels of RAID redundancy.
Configuration software enables the engineer to see all actions of the user on the panel; features editable configurations, programmable logic functions, customizable signalization throughout the system and an audio patch function that facilitates all internal routing and DSP aspects of any control panel of an Artist system; new functions include a scheduler to change the configuration at a preset time, an events function to load configuration changes, and a set input/output gain function for gain control for four-wire and digital partyline ports directly from the panel.
Wooden acoustical treatment combines hemispherical acoustical diffusion with a quality wood finish; provides superior performance without visual patterning; 24in by 24in paulownia wood panels install easily; has passed fire rating tests in accordance with ASTM E84 and acoustical tests in accordance with ISO 17497-1.
Eight- (MV5108) or 16- (MV5116) drive PCIe SAS or SATA II storage array based on the new PCIe external expansion and cable connection standard; expands PC, server or a workstation's core logic PCIe bus outside of the box; features capacities ranging from 2TB to 16TB of high-performance SATA II storage; can achieve in excess of 1GB/s transfer rates when fully populated with SATA II or SAS disk drives.
Vacuum tube preamp delivers less than 70dB of gain with a typical non-weighted EIN of -120dB referencing 150Ω load; features a 12AX7/ECC83 tube and a frequency response of 12Hz to 70KHz; uses the Cinemag CMMI-10 or the optional Jensen JT-115k input transformer, with a maximum output of less than 26dBu.
Camera-mountable surround microphone features Dolby Pro Logic II encoding technology, an integrated multichannel preamp and monitor, an audio zoom button, an auxiliary center channel microphone input (XLR) for attaching an external shotgun or wireless lavalier microphone, virtual surround headphone output with gain control and tricolored LED monitor.
Features new technologies suited for high-end post applications and broadcasting workflows that require many lower resolution data streams; enables clients to play four streams of 2K from a single workspace; increases the maximum number of data streams to 64 streams of 2K; delivers disk recording and playback for uncompressed HD 422 to compressed HD/SD applications.
M/E control surface includes operational features in the Opera1-M/E series; incorporates new features including a look-ahead preview, a complete set of transition options, programmable macro keys, traditional DSKs and a dedicated playback block that enables automated control of third-party products directly from the control panel.
Single-layer 8cm Blu-ray write-once (BD-R) and rewritable (BD-RE) discs provide a recording capacity of 7.5GB, allowing the disc to store one hour of full HD picture quality at 1920 × 1080; feature a hard coat layer to protect the recording surface from scratches, dust and fingerprints.
High-quality, 24-bit digital audio processor card processes up to eight discrete channels of audio using four AES inputs/outputs; functions as a standalone discrete audio processor as well as with a range of video cards for processing embedded audio; uses Linear Acoustic upMAX technology to provide high-performance stereo to 5.1 conversion; creates an adjustable multichannel signal that is downmix compatible.
EtherCon Cat 6
Cable solution designed for Cat 6 cables includes a metal housing for RJ-45 cable connectors; includes a chuck-type strain relief with a separate push-pull locking mechanism; receptacle accepts a standard RJ-45 cable end in addition to EtherCon Cat 6 patch cable; available in custom lengths.
UniPatch GigE Patch Panel
Professional-grade patching system with a high-density card frame system based on the company's Direct-Edge LSA-PLUS termination system; features Cat 5e channel compliance, Cat 6-compliant patch keyed to ensure proper patching, 21 circuits per panel rated for 30,000 insertions and/or withdrawals, easily removable wire management bar option, normal-through or straight-through availability and test access, patch, cross-connect, and monitor functions in 100V-balanced transmission systems having a common bit rate and operation up to 1000Mb/s.
Camera receiver features a 24MHz bandwidth compatible with the company's Opus 900 wireless system, an LC display that indicates the battery level of the transmitter, frequency and channel, squelch and AF/RF level; enables users to select one interference-free frequency from 100 preprogrammed UHF frequencies to be transmitted via infrared to a corresponding pocket or handheld transmitter.
X-Band double-shielded single-pair analog cable features conductors made from 24AWG oxygen-free copper for maximum conductivity and corrosion resistance, a 95-percent TC braid and a 100-percent foil shield for exceptional RF/EMI noise rejection, and an extra flexible, easy to strip outer jacket.
Autoloader features availability on the LTO tape drive platform, beginning with LTO-3, and a tape-based file system and network-attached storage that is MXF- aware; provides up to 6.4TB of high-performance, removable, networked storage; accommodates one or two magazines, each holding eight data cartridges, in a 2RU enclosure.
Fibre Channel host 4GB storage solution scales between 16TB and 80TB; expands online capacity at both SAS and SATA II disk levels; features next-generation enterprise dual-disk architecture that simplifies management and growth for a full range of mid to complex applications; includes embedded Web-based GUI; offered in single or dual active controller, both of which run failover/failback operations through onboard redundant data paths to back end dual-ported SAS and SATA disk drives.
System consists of a 1RU encapsulator and 1RU decapsulator; enables broadband IP connectivity between an ENG truck or OB van and the broadcast studio; in trickle mode, live video and IP traffic are sent simultaneously, and the live video reduces the IP traffic to a rate of 100Kb/s to 1Mb/s; in broadband mode, nearly the entire link is dedicated to IP traffic and the user either turns off the MPEG encoder or removes the video source to the encoder, creating a transport stream nearly full of null packets.
Rack-mounted receiver operates in 2GHz frequency band and receives SD/HD signals, outputting composite video, SDI (HD) or DVB-ASI; features analog, digital and fully embedded audio outputs and a fully upgradable COFDM decoder; demodulation modes include OPSK, 16QAM and 64-QAM with auto detection.
Digital surround decoder provides a complete all digital, mic-to-multichannel output surround mic system; allows decoding of SoundField mic or B-format signals to digital 5.1 surround or stereo audio (or both simultaneously) at any sample rate; features five-segment LED input level meters and separate output level controls for each of the six channels in the 5.1 signal.
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Solid State Logic
Translation application enables DAW users to convert session files from one format to another; can handle many commonly used formats, including the latest versions from AES31, Audition, Cubase, Final Cut Pro, Nuendo, OMF, Open TL, ProTools, SADiE, Sequoia, Sonic Studio, Soundscape, Tascam BU and Vegas.
Cable series includes single-pair, providing two signal paths and available in 10ft to 100ft lengths, and eight-pair, allowing for 16 digital signal paths configured with XLR fanouts on each end, 110Ω AES/EBU digital cable assemblies; studio select model features 26-gauge conductors for added flexibility in 10ft to 50ft lengths, and road-tough model features extra low loss 24-gauge conductors and super durable cable jacket in 10ft to 250ft.
Upgrade to solid, ruggedized-protected fiber-optic connector system extends the outdoor capabilities of the system, sealing the connector against dust and water while retaining its IP65 connection; increases the reliability and maximizes the uptime for fiber-optic connection systems; enables up to four copper wires to run power or data signals through.
Comprehensive HD imaging library with 2500 sound effects on two DVDs contains production elements, logos, distortions, low-frequency effects, musical elements, drones, compositions and 5.1 surround-sound elements; sounds are recorded at 24-bit 96K and delivered as HD 24-bit 48K WAV, 5.1 surround-sound and MP3 files; collection can be clicked and dragged onto any hard drive; is catalogued with embedded metadata for easy search and retrieval.
Hard-disk audio recorder system features eight integrated hardware faders, an internal DVD-RAM drive and a Flash media slot; records 10 tracks of audio directly to a CompactFlash card mounted on the control panel for quick, easy transfer; integrates with the Deva Mix-12.
Compact multiformat, eight-input/output video switcher works with inputs from most video sources and PCs; outputs to projectors, plasma, LCD, LED dot matrix or CRT displays; features a built-in 10-bit, eight-channel frame synchronizer that eliminates the need to genlock when switching between camera or asynchronous sources; produces a single stream of continuous content for any video application.
Digital signage system powered by an ARM9/DSP chipset offers features such as scrolling text, RSS feed support, dynamic pictures/text, user-defined scenario layouts and scheduled playlist and content uploads; includes a LAN connection, but can be upgraded with a USB wireless or Bluetooth dongle and 3G HSDPA device; stores media content on an internal 2.5in hard drive or SD card, and can support live video streaming from the server.
+386 5 393 2477
Updates to the small form factor digital workstation extension products for users on GigE networks enable users to back-rack broadcast-quality servers without impacting post-production operations; deliver high-res digital/analog video, rich color depth and CD-quality audio; compatible with a wide range of user interface devices; includes extension of USB mass storage devices.
High-res 30in LCD screen offers color-accurate images in a WQXGA resolution (2560 × 1600); designed for high-density video monitoring in professional applications; features integrated Backlight Optical Stabilization Technology, a non-reflective optical filter and dedicated sensor and software to conserve gray scale; display can be calibrated to an absolute color temperature, gamma and brightness target.
Channel-bonded cable modem with an embedded media terminal adapter integrates VoIP services for deployment of triple-play broadband services providing speeds of 50Mb/s to 100Mb/s; supports downstream channel bonding defined by CableLabs' DOCSIS 3.0 specifications, and automatic discovery of bonding groups; features backward-compatibility for use as a single-channel cable modem with Euro-DOCSIS 1.2/1.0 and 2.0 networks.
Strategy & Technology
Integrated environment provides all the tools necessary to produce final code that can then be tested on a set-top box via TSDeveloper; comes equipped with a fully featured editor to allow MHEG source code to be created and edited; supports an ASN.1 data compiler/encoder and MHEG desktop engine to provide the complete environment.
AV2000 MultiMedia Cabling Wireworks
Cabling system combines audio, HD video, data and control signals through a hybrid connector; allows each cabling system to match specific equipment requirements; consists of three components: the Access Point, the Umbilical and the Link; features rugged metal housing that incorporates a superior strain relief, and 16-gauge precision formed brass pin and socket contacts with proprietary gold plating.
Snell & Wilcox
File-based frame-rate standards conversion software runs on standard PC infrastructure hardware; delivers transparent conversion of file-based video, audio and metadata between the 625/50 (PAL) and 525/60 (NTSC) video standards and vice versa; requires little user setup; provides simple drag-and-drop or automated operation.
iTX On Demand
New version of software-based broadcast automation and playout system simplifies the process of creating VOD material by allowing broadcasters to transmit conventional channels and save VOD-ready content from the same iTX workflow and hardware without having to reingest or reformat material explicitly for VOD use; creates everything from low-res files for Web download or mobile phones through HD MPEG-4 files with Dolby surround sound for broadband IPTV applications.
New version of benchmarking suite for testing processor and graphics card performance contains new test scenes especially designed to meet the demands of state-of-the-art hardware; CPU test renders a 3-D scene photo realistically and applies more functions, including area light sources, procedural shaders and multilevel reflections; graphics card tests require that the computer execute a camera flight at maximum speed to determine graphics performance.
Front Porch Digital
In-path content analysis program performs on both SD and HD content many times faster than real time, leveraging a proprietary hardware-based accelerator board to assist in the process; enables control systems such as MAM, newsroom or automation to define which content should be analyzed as part of the CSM process; features scalability that enables any number of DIVAnalyse engines to be added to exisiting DIVArchive infrastructure.
Decoder offers real-time decoding speeds in various profiles and levels supported by the standard; enables the user to decode every DVB-S2 channel that broadcasts H.264/AVC; features Baseline, Main and High Profile support, symmetric multiprocessing, hardware decoding, color space converting, deinterlacing, chroma upsampling, fields reordering and MMX, and SSE and SS2 optimizations.
Rohde & Schwarz
DAB broadcast transmitter for low-power range of 174MHz to 240MHz can be operated on a desktop or installed in a rack and comes in three power models: 75W, 150W and 300W; features prepared precorrection curves, an integrated SFM adapter for data synchronization, front-panel LEDs and operation on AC supplies from 90V to 265V; supports N+1 (including 1+1) standby configurations.
Wooden acoustical treatment optimizes acoustical environments for a wide range of performance and recording styles; provides an acoustical boundary interaction between loosely coupled spaces; generates a low-level reverberant tail to create a full sound even in small footprint spaces; has passed fire rating tests in accordance with ASTM E84 and acoustical tests in accordance with ISO 17497-1.
H3-D Surround Microphone
Portable multichannel surround-sound microphone delivers 5.1 channels with no external mixing or signal manipulation required; supports multichannel recording devices; features five mic capsules for the five perimeter channels with a multidirectional pickup pattern and 20Hz to 20KHz frequency response and a discrete LFE microphone with a 20Hz to 100Hz frequency response; includes 15ft Monster cable that terminates in six separate six-pin Neutrik XLR connectors.
Downloadable conditional-access and DRM system enables telco, cable, Internet, mobile and satellite service providers to support an unlimited number of subscribers and assets using a single content security solution for protecting delivery to all major consumer devices, including set-top boxes, PVRs and PC-based consumer devices; supports more than 40 consumer devices and 12 middleware and 15 VOD vendors; offers more than 900Mb/s encryption and more than 240 channels in a single appliance.
Front Porch Digital
Intelligent nearline storage system scales to deliver increased bandwidth and content protection; contains up to 7TB of RAID 5 protected storage per node; built on a DIVArchive high-bandwidth content movement engine platform; features interoperability with company's in-path content transcoding solution and/or automated quality assurance product, DIVAnalyse.
Snell & Wilcox
Upgrade to industrial content mastering and repurposing workstation enables fully automated content mastering and repurposing with advanced real-time QC monitoring; allows users to create high-quality, error-free digital masters of their content and repurpose them for distribution; supports uncompressed video and codecs, including DV, DVCPRO, QuickTime and Flash video, as well as the MXF file format.
Rohde & Schwarz
Liquid-cooled, high-power transmitter supports analog and digital TV standards (ATSC, DVB-T/H) and output power of up to 6kW (digital) or 16kW (analog) in one rack; features typical standby operations offered, including remote maintenance and diagnostics via different interfaces, automatic digital equalization or maintenance during operation; can be operated and monitored via the Internet by Web browser or SNMP protocol.
Five-slot, P2 shoulder-mounted camcorder comes equipped with five 32GB P2 cards to allow extended recording times of 320 minutes in AVC-I 50, 160 minutes in AVC-I 100 and 160 minutes in DVCPRO HD; uses three high-density 2.2-million pixel CCDs, 14-bit A/D conversion and 12-pole matrix color correction to produce 4:2:2, 10-bit 1920 × 1080 HD images; achieves a high F10 sensitivity at 2000lux (at 1080) and a minimum illumnication of .064lux (at +56db gain-up).
CINEMA 4D R10.5
Enhanced version of the rendering program software features a new DWG import filter, new modeling (connect, dissolve and spin edge) and lighting tools, new MOCCA tools, accelerated HAIR rendering, and extended functionality in the HUD, which now allows data to be dragged and dropped directly into the viewport; allows multiple users to work on the same project simultaneously by breaking a scene into parts.
Emerge DM2000 Desktop Manager
Ethernet-based switching solution delivers unlimited distance over Ethernet for greater flexibility in the video editing suite and DVI video support for rich media production; provides digital KVM, audio, USB switching and extension with advanced support for extension of USB mass storage devices and widescreen resolutions up to 1366 × 768; operates within the boundaries of a typical IP network with no special infrastructure required.
Networked Broadcast Monitoring System v2.1
Hardware/software suite enables operators to monitor the broadcast process more efficiently and visualize real-time video content on rear-screen projection modules or LCD panels; includes standalone display controller and three hot-swappable modules that are front-accessible; NGP-001 Display Controller allows users to display as many as 64 video sources on two high-res screens; eight-channel NGS-103 input module captures SDI and composite video signals, encodes them in JPEG2000 and streams them over a GigE network; NGS-104 Communication and Interface Module and NGS-107 General Purpose IO Module provide connectivity to legacy and third-party equipment.
Self-contained production studio and spot player records better-than-CD-quality audio directly to hard disk, edits it and provides playback from 50 hot keys; stores 24 hours of stereo on its large internal hard disk; features a 100Mb Ethernet port for file transfer, 16/24-bit, 44.1/48kHz recording formats, WAV file support and balanced +4dBu and unbalanced -10dBV audio I/O.