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Game, Set and Match
Bob Pank# It was only three months ago that this column hailed featured the new DVB-3DTV standard. But already there’s talk of a second version, or rather ‘phase’, as described by David Wood of the EBU in the new 3D Roundabout newsletter. In a way this is healthy. It shows just how fast 3DTV is moving and, whereas phase 1 is designed to work with existing 2D STBs, phase 2 will be designed to run on a new specification of specialist 3D STBs.
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Can second-screen apps really add value to the broadcast product
N/A As todays consumers watch television, many of them are engaging with media through multiple devices at once. In fact, some studies indicate that as much as 50 percent of television viewers are regularly online as they watch. They are posting and tweeting on social networking sites, checking movie and actor facts on sites such as IMDB, and even visiting the broadcasters website.
Tags: iss055 | ipad | ipad2 | second screen | apps | snell | morpheus | N/A
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Question and Answer with Trilogy
N/A What bandwidth would I need to allow on my network to reliably support IP communications and what other issues would I need to take into consideration? All this and more answered in this Q & A session
Tags: iss055 | trilogy | distribution | g.722 | g.729 | qos | gemini | wan | vpn | ip technology | N/A
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SOLID STORAGE FOR SPECIAL EFFECTS
N/A While its easy to be dazzled by the brilliance of visual effects on the big screen, the less showy side of film post-production often goes unrecognised. Here, Double Negative (known affectionately as DNeg) reveals how an array of Infinity|8 RAID systems and ATTO RAID adapters keeps all that amazing work safe and secure.
Tags: iss055 | solida storage | double negative | dneg | atto raid | infinity 8 raid | global distribution | N/A
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tv-bay questions
N/A tv-bay questions Dado Valentic, Master Colourist
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Why IPTV is essential to the effective delivery of local TV services
N/A Distribution & Delivery: How IPTV can help solve regional TV advertising issues
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HTML5 and H.264. Friends United....
Kieron Seth# Some technologies like DVD, CD, TV and the PC prove themselves over time. They are practical, flexible, reliable - even universal. Is H.264 one of those magic bullet technologies?
Tags: html5 | h.264 | iss055 | iplayer | nxcam | xdcam-ex | mpeg2 | avccam | Kieron Seth#
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Courting communications
N/A This week I received two press releases from major companies, both, incidentally, beginning with A and holding the number one and two spots in broadcast editing. And both, in their different ways, were prime examples of how not to do it.
Tags: iss055 | final cut pro x | fcpx | pr | public relations | N/A
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Guaranteed Income or working freelance
N/A Now, Im a chatty person, and can quite happily make conversation, but when it comes to promoting myself, and the work that I do, I tend to stay quiet. Whilst this might be fine working in retail, it wont serve me well as a freelance production assistant!
Tags: iss055 | emma hay | freelance income | earnings | N/A
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What is high-performance data transport and why is it important
N/A High-speed transfer technologies help move the worlds digital assets at maximum speed regardless of file size, transfer distance and network conditions. And now that content-producing organisations and broadcasters are turning to cloud-based infrastructure as well as services for improved efficiency and scalability, the need for high-performance movement of data to and from the cloud is critical.
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Using Panasonic AG-AF101 HD Camera
N/A When award winning film maker and photojournalist Fiona Lloyd-Davies announced her latest project to embark on a journey to The Democratic Republic of Congo, she described the place as probably one of the toughest environments that a camera can work in - very hot and very, very dusty but, this was to be just one rigor amongst many during her latest extreme film making mission.
Tags: panasonic ag-af101 | af101 | ag-ag101 | tapeless | hd | congo | iss055 | N/A
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THE RISE AND FALL AND RISE AND FALL OF POST PRODUCTION
N/A TVBAY ARTICLE: JULY 2011: The rise and fall and rise and fall of post-production Peter Savage looks back as well as forward as he contemplates the significant changes that have taken place and those that are emerging for our industry.
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Eye to Eye on Delivery and Distribution
N/A A notable aspect of the 2010 IBC and 2011 NAB conference sessions was the rapidly increasing focus on IP streaming. Fibre-optic delivery to the home has yet to be turned into widespread reality but transport speeds over existing electrical infrastructure continue to accelerate.
Tags: iss055 | digital rapids | dveo | grass valley | haivision | sencore | telecast fibre | thomson video networks | viewcast | N/A
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So what is Digital Television. Part 2 - Back to Basics
N/A Last month Richard described the move from analogue to digital television production. This month he goes a little deeper¦
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KVM enterprise and video matrix switchers in broadcast applications
N/A KVM extenders are frequently deployed within the broadcast industry to provide connectivity between individual computers and user terminals for a variety of applications.
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Cameras for streaming
Kieron Seth#

The limitations of bandwidth mean that today, video over IP is a strangled, muffled affair. Have a look at the printed magazine or the online copy to view the full image results and comparisons. www.tv-bay.com/imag/issue_055/66.htm

Tags: panasonic | iss055 | h.264 | af101 | hpx-171e | Kieron Seth#
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Any Channel, Anywhere. How Distribution Service Providers Make Broadcasting a Global Industry
N/A It has been a long time since a broadcaster has owned the entire chain from talent, camera and production crew all the way through the transmission network of masts that beamed the signal into the home.
Tags: iss055 | globecast | terrestrial | satellite | cable | internet | mobile | N/A
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Robert Llewellyn
N/A Many of you will have heard of the TV show on the "Dave" Channel called "Carpool". You know the one, Red Dwarf and Scrap heap Challenge star Robert Llewellyn picks up someone in his car, drives him or her around a bit and has a chat. It’s a great series and you feel like your spying on a private conversation between two people on their way to work.

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