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Watching Television
N/A The pictures on this page give you a small insight into my life. The first is a picture of the television in my living room. At the time of taking the picture I was watching the English cricket team losing in high definition.
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True Colours Shine Through With CCS
N/A When you are a broadcast engineer working in front of a stack of LCD monitors, seeing a significant difference between the brightness and colour of each monitor can be both annoying and tiring on the eyes.
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3D camera mirror rigs
N/A 3D camera mirror rigs will be around for a long time to come and contrary to popular belief, shooting in 3D is very easy with the right equipment.
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Monitoring digital TV signal quality
N/A The new R&S®DVMS1 and R&S®DVMS4 DTV monitoring systems keep track of the quality of digital TV signals they detect all relevant errors at the RF and transport stream levels. They provide parallel monitoring of up to four signals and carry out in-depth signal analysis. These capabilities combine with an ultra-compact size of just one height unit and an attractive price, which makes the systems unique on the market.
Tags: iss050 | monitoring | tv signal quality | rhode swartz | dvms1 | headend | N/A
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BBC Academy
N/A Todays broadcast industry depends on a mobile workforce of skilled professionals. And in the YouTube age where anyone can upload a film, what distinguishes the professional from the amateur? In short - great training!
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Ask the experts - Monitoring
N/A TV Bay - Ask the experts with Jacques Delacoux Founder and C.E.O. of Transvideo
Tags: iss050 | monitoring | transvideo | display technology | tft | led | stereoscopic 3d monitoring | 3dview monitor | N/A
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Using Multipoint Monitoring to Ensure Reliable Digital Video Delivery
N/A Because the quality and bandwidth-efficiency advantages of digital over analog methods have made digital transport preferred, the world continues its migration to an all-digital approach to delivering video signals from the studio through distribution networks to the end-viewer. As with any new technology, adopting and integrating digital video delivery brings new and diverse challenges challenges that may affect video quality and delivery reliability in unexpected (and undesired) ways.
Tags: iss050 | bandwidth efficiency | sencore | delivery | multipoint monitoring | N/A
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3D in 2011
Bob Pank# Another year and its time for a fresh look at the S3D market. Each year the CES Show that occupies the Las Vegas Convention Center with, in 2011, an unexpectedly high number of attendees (140,000) keen to see whats new.
Tags: iss050 | 3d diaries | ces | nab | ibc | Bob Pank#
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tv-bay Questions
N/A tv-bay questions Rob Watkins, CEO of Render-it and the diRoom
Tags: iss050 | blackmagic design | render-it | diroom | red r3d | h.264 | red one | N/A
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Control and Monitoring with Snell
N/A For broadcasters and content origination facilities, a single issue with content or within the transmission chain can have an impact on millions of viewers. In some cases this can even lead to large financial penalties and affect commercial contracts. To guarantee uptime, minimize disruption of broadcast services, and keep revenue streams flowing, operators need to maximize the speed with which they can identify and resolve programming errors.
Tags: iss050 | snell | monitoring | creation | management | distribution of content | N/A
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Production Spotlight
N/A On Friday 10th September, Fluidmoves Video Productions, filmed a new outfall pipe leaving Shoreham Harbour on the Sussex coast. The 1.8 kilometre pipe was towed out to sea through the open lock gates round to Newhaven Harbour, a distance of 15 nautical miles, on behalf of Southern Water and its contractor 4Delivery. The outfall is part of Southern Waters £300 million environmental improvement scheme to bring cleaner seas to Sussex.
Tags: fluid moves | sewer | iss050 | outfall pipe | shoreham harbour | Sony PMW 350 XDCam | Canon HJ22 | N/A
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NFTS, the future of digital visionaries
N/A The Confession, a film from The National Film and Television School (NFTS), has recently been nominated for an Academy Award, in the Live Action Short Film category - the second nomination for an NFTS graduation film in this category in the last five years.
Tags: nfts | iss050 | national film and tv school | digital vision | Cinematography | composing for Film and Television | Digital Post Production | Directing Animation | Directing Documentary | Directing Fiction | editing | Games | Design and Development | Producing | Producing and Directing Television Entertainment | Production Design | Screenwriting ¢ SFX/VFX ¢ Sound Design for Film and Television | N/A
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Eye to eye: The changing face of video displays
N/A Video display technology is progressing so fast that the phrase 'More revolutions than a banana republic' inevitably comes to mind. No offence intended if you have just taken over as president.
Tags: iss050 | video display | display technology | 3d cinemascope | philips | jvc | mitsubishi | panasonic | samsung | direct view 3d | seereal | sony | toshiba | samsung | 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.
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Eyeballing 3D errors
N/A Standard-issue human eyeballs are very adaptive and clever. Of course its the massively powerful image processing in the visual cortex of the brain that really allows us to resolve 3D images.
Tags: 3d | iss050 | 3d errors | cel-soft | stereographer | cel-scope3d | N/A
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Neither a borrower nor a lender be....
N/A Peter Savage unravels the reasons why it is so hard for small businesses to borrow money
Tags: iss050 | finacne | business | azule | lending | borrowing | sme | N/A
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Challenging Loudness
N/A We all watch TV with the remote control close at hand; not just to change channel but more often than not, to ride the volume control because programme and commercial loudness varies from show to show, channel to channel.
Tags: iss050 | audio | loudness | peak | calm | commercial advertisement loudness mitigation | tsl | N/A
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The revolutionary PHABRIX SxA.
N/A Freelance video engineer Steve Uzochukwu reviews PHABRIXs revolutionary PHABRIX SxA.
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Tape goes West at UWE
N/A Three years ago a convoy of white vans arrived at the Faculty of Arts at the University of West of England in Bristol. An hour later its entire stock of SVHS camcorders, linear editing decks and analog tape were history.
Tags: panasonic | fcp | final cut pro | univercity of west of england | uwe | hmc-81 camcorder | holdan | iss050 | N/A
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