TWI acquires third Alchemist Platinum Ph.C

The Alchemist Platinum Ph.C enables conversion from 625-line 50Hz signals to 60Hz HD standards in a single-step process.
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Installed in the VTR department at mediahouse, TWI's London production facility, the Alchemist Platinum Ph.C will be used to convert European productions shot in PAL to NTSC and 60Hz HDTV formats.

TWI has purchased its third Snell & Wilcox Alchemist Platinum Ph.C standards converter, selecting an HD-capable Platinum model, which the sports production company is using in broadcasts of Premier League soccer, Wimbledon and The Open Championship at St. Andrews.

Installed in the VTR department at mediahouse, TWI's London production facility, the Alchemist Platinum Ph.C will be used to convert European productions shot in PAL to NTSC and 60Hz HDTV formats for broadcast to American and Japanese audiences.

The Alchemist Platinum provides high-quality motion compensated standards conversion and delivers upconversion to HDTV standards as an integral part of the conversion process.

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