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3D Five years on
Bob Pank# With the accuracy of digital shoots and computer technology replacing difficulties and expense of working with film, 3D could now be viable.
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Learning from the master
N/A The computer for the rest of us was one of the first of Steve Jobs utterances that caught the public imagination. He was the same age as me, so I can be forgiven for brooding on his death. But that vision of a computer which took all the boring stuff away and just did what we wanted has changed all of our worlds.
Tags: steve jobs | apple | logica | iss059 | dec | pdp-11 | steve jobs stanford speech | N/A
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Monitoring, managing and processing SDI signals efficiently and affordably
N/A With the proliferation of HD, Dual Link and 3G technologies, SDI signal management is now, more than ever, a challenge for broadcast engineers and A/V professionals.
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Following the alien route of a freelancer
N/A I don't like mushrooms. Slugs of the culinary world. Growing up I was forced to eat them (apparently they're good for you?), but now, at the grand old age of 19, I have to confess that I still don't like mushrooms.
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tv-bay Questions
N/A tv-bay interveiws Doug Garside, Chief Engineer at Edit 19 Ltd. based in Manchester
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Innovation, harmonisation, simplification
N/A You could reasonably argue that innovation, harmonisation and simplification is a good motto for designers of any product to bear in mind. It is certainly true for mission critical monitoring, and it is what TSL has tried to do with its range of rack-mounted professional digital audio monitors.
Tags: iss059 | tsl | salford quays | bbc sport | avm-tmix | touchmix | N/A
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Thinking of buying an OLED - read this first...
N/A For the uninitiated, OLED stands for Organic Light Emitting Diode, which, as opposed to LCD, works without a backlight and can therefore be very light and thin. This is an undoubted advantage. Unfortunately, its an advantage that comes at a price.
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Capturing a slice of the 3D market
N/A The capture card is an essential bit of hardware glue that connects the professional TV studio world to the IT world of the modern high-performance PC. A bewildering range of models and options are offered. Some features are poorly specified or not even mentioned in the product specs
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10 things you must monitor
N/A What are the most important things to monitor in a busy broadcast environment? We asked PHABRIX, one of the UKs leading test and measurement companies to list their top 10.
Tags: iss059 | test and m | eye pattern | jitter | easurement | monitoring | phabrix | RX2000 | logging | edh error handling | crc error handling | 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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Building an HD MCR for The Associated Press
N/A Given that almost every television receiver sold today is capable of displaying full 1920 by 1080 pixel images, broadcasters around the globe are accelerating their investment in high-definition (HD) channels.
Tags: iss059 | atg | associated press | hd mcr | atg broadcast | N/A
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Whats new in video monitoring
N/A The great majority of video monitoring displays in any modern broadcast presentation facility are LED-backlit LCDs. Reliable, space-efficient and economical on power, they produce excellent pictures for all but the most critical applications, usually in conjunction with one or more multiviewers to emulate a monitor stack.
Tags: iss059 | led-backlit | monitor | philips | dolby prm-4200 | preco cooltouch xp-2401hd | cooltouch rx-702hd | teletest cyclops hd | tvlogic 473w | tv logic lvm-074w | N/A
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The Anatomy of a Good QC Solution
N/A As the media transitions from tape-based analog to file-based digital content, the existing workflows and operational methods of media companies will need to be updated
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Cut the risk out of developing and operating connected services
N/A When is an opportunity also a threat? In fact, most opportunities also pose some element of inherent risk. And for todays media operators, the opportunities have never seemed riskier, and the risks have never offered so much potential gain.
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How mobile phone video will change the world
N/A With every man and his dog owning a smartphone, the whole world is now able to film and edit HD video right from the palm of their hands. How will this change the professional landscape and more importantly will it change things for the better?
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Innovation is the Key to Digital Signage Success
N/A In a recent survey conducted and published by POPAI UK & Ireland, the trade association for companies involved in point-of-purchase and retail communications, there are nearly four times as many shops and business incorporating digital signage into their retail sales operations as there were only four years ago, which essentially equates to a nearly 100 per cent per year rise, and the trend in digital signage, particularly that with which customers can interact, look set to grow exponentially.
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Austerity Cuts What do they mean for you and me
N/A Whichever newspaper you read (or several, if you are a news-junkie like me), last week the big story was all about austerity cuts. So I thought I would cut through the jargon to look into what it really means to the man in the broadcast street. Will the problems in Greece, Ireland, Spain and wherever else help or hinder our television economy over here, in dear Old Blighty?
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Monitoring in the file-based environment
N/A One of the major challenges facing broadcasters and content producers today is quality control. In the traditional model QC was performed by skilled viewers in real time, watching the content on a good monitor alongside a waveform monitor and audio meters to ensure the technical parameters were optimised.
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