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Waveform Monitors in 4K Production
Alan Wheable Waveforms have always been one of the essential tools for anyone working in the video industry and are used for level alignment, grading and quality control to touch on just a few areas.
Tags: iss112 | Waveform Monitors | 4K | UHD | Alan Wheable
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Picking the right prompter
Jon Hilton# There is so much choice available today for prompting devices. From phones and tablets to full Broadcast Studios systems and with non-word prompting techniques like Interrotrons becoming popular choosing the best prompting system for your productions needs some serious consideration.
Tags: iss104 | prompter | production | tablet | pc | reading matrix | talent monitors | jibs | cranes | Jon Hilton#
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A wide spectrum of choice
Andy Clements Without microphones, in-ear monitors (IEMs), intercom and distribution systems based on wireless technology, many of today's large-scale television studios, outside broadcast and film productions would be very difficult, if not impossible, to stage. Wireless solutions provide convenience and, in the main, great performance, however as with many technologies careful investment will provide the best results.
Tags: iss101 | microphones | in ear monitors | intercom | distribution systems | broadcast | audio | Andy Clements
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Ask the Experts: Wireless microphone systems for cameras
Tobias von Allworden Wireless microphone systems for cameras are used by ENG crews and reporting teams as well as for TV and film shootings, where compact size, low weight and unobtrusive miking are particularly important.
Tags: iss086 | Tobias von Allworden | Sennheiser | EK 3241 | Unislot | Sony | 2000 Series | Wireless Microphones | Monitors | ENG equipment | Tobias von Allworden
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Why test and measurement is for real life, not just for engineers
Will Strauss# Thanks to its long-standing association with virtually incomprehensible acronyms, dark machine rooms and (lets face it) engineers with unruly beards, the subject of Test and Measurement (T&M) always gets a bit of bum rap.
Tags: iss079 | test and measurement | monitors | guide | review | leader lv5220 | tvlogic vfm-056w | swit s1070f | hd sdi | waveform | portable | hamlet | ikan | tektronix | marshall | Will Strauss#
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Monitoring OBs the light and easy way
Stuart Cameron I wonder sometimes whether a successful OB should be measured as Outside Broadcast Coverage per KG or OB coverage per KM. The cost of fuel keeps rising and so the cost of getting to an OB location is also increasing. To anyone who is a cyclist, you know that extra weight slows you down when climbing hills.
Tags: iss075 | cache media | marshall monitors | light | truck edition | in monitor display | imd | Stuart Cameron
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Maximizing the Efficiency of Multiscreen Video Delivery
Shawn Saleem

As consumer demand for video content anywhere, anytime, and on any connected device continues to grow at a rapid pace, today’s pay-TV operators are in need of next-generation technologies that will lower the cost of multiscreen content delivery while enabling them to adapt to new business models.

Tags: iss073 | multi screen video delivery | monitors | multiple | external | maximized efficiencies | Shawn Saleem
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Ask the Experts Monitoring sound in the stdio
N/A Why do I need monitors? And why can't I just use my Hifi speakers? What does a good studio monitor do? So I just spend a load of money on speakers, stick them in my room and I'm Abbey Road, right? So how do I set my monitors up correctly?! So how does a speaker counteract these acoustic problems you've been talking about, in terms of design?
Tags: iss071 | genelec | genelec 8000 | source distribution | studio monitors | N/A
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Multi Function 2D and 3D Signal Monitoring Capability
N/A We find ourselves in a constantly evolving industry with an ever increasing variety of video sources and devices that require monitoring.
Tags: iss059 | monitors | monitoring | 3d monitor | marshall monitor | marshall orchid | Anaglyph 3D | cachemedia | cache media | N/A
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Evaluating Video Monitors
N/A Video monitors have always been a critical component in any broadcasting operation but they have evolved significantly as the industry-wide migration from analog broadcast to digital SD and HD has placed new demands on the monitoring function.
Tags: wohler | iss050 | monitoring | monitors | oled | N/A
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Eye to Eye: Video monitoring and displays
N/A Given a decent stereo audio source and a pair of headphones, it is quite easy to imagine that you are actually attending a live performance. Not so with video; human eyes are much more demanding. Fortunately picture display technology is developing very quickly and along many different routes.
Tags: iss043 | eye to eye | oled | olet | direct view 3d tv | monitors | displays | N/A
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Pushing Air- the art of acoustic design
N/A Acoustics is usually regarded (or often disregarded) as a black art that is practiced with no discernable science involved, with a great reliance on ears for measurement and blind faith as a method statement. Nothing could be further from the truth in the professional study of sound, with many practitioners furnished with several degrees and a wealth of experience.
Tags: acoustic | iss036 | audio design | audio | sound proofing | insulation | bass | near filed monitors | midfields | 5.1 monitor | sub woofer placement | x curve | N/A
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Modern multiviewers
N/A The monitoring of multiple video sources has been simplified and costs greatly reduced by the use of multiviewers. These make use of two principle technologies: large high-resolution video screens and the real-time resizing of video.
Tags: iss032 | for-a | multiviewers | monitors | mv-1600hs | hvs-300hs | video control room | MCR | studio gallery | ob | outside broadcast | N/A
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Eye to eye Picture displays and multiviewers 2009
N/A The transition from cathode-ray tubes to flat-panel display devices for broadcast picture monitoring was a long time coming but is now almost complete.
Tags: iss032 | crt | monitors | multiviewers | miranda | redbyte | samsung | vista | jvc | barco | mp3 | N/A
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