TV-BAY August 13 issue 80

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WORLD NEWS Launching Post Producer at IBC Telestream® have announced a major new product to be launched at IBC in Amsterdam this September. Post Producer is a post-production and delivery engine that automates repetitive production processes, which would otherwise tie up editors and NLE workstations. Based on user templates, Post Producer assembles a segment or spot, compositing video, graphics, titles and captions or subtitles, and applying audio processing as required.  Alternate versions are automatically created by simply substituting the necessary elements. Running on the latest version of Vantage 6 software, Post Producer will be available for purchase prior to IBC. www.telestream.net 7.C12 40 years of experience, in less than 1 second! N ow in their 40th year, Murraypro launch EYE~POD in Amsterdam to complement their popular Test Chest 3G portable. Also available in rack mount, this full function A+V test unit has zero boot-up delay, offers an intuitive menu driven touch screen that totally eliminates confusing ‘soft- keys’, and accesses all functions in under 1 second. The robust EYE~POD latches firmly with the hand held TC3G in a trice, instantly extending its capability to include SDI “Eye” and Jitter measurement. With its signal optimised input embracing operation across all Standards, ‘Eye’ and Jitter parameters are presented on the Test Chest 3G’s own high resolution LCD. EYE~POD benefits from Test Chest’s instant Touch control, 42 | TV-BAY MAGAZINE: ISSUE 81 SEPTEMBER 2013 Providing The Backstage Centre with high spec recording studio H HB Communications has supplied The Backstage Centre with the audio equipment for a new state-of-the-art, 48-channel recording studio. Located just outside of London in Purfleet, The Backstage Centre offers a fully- equipped space for all types of production rehearsal and training requirements, from large-scale theatre and opera, to arena-scale band rehearsals and recording facilities. The Centres recording studio is centred around a 48-channel Audient 8024 analogue console with 48 bus modification and integral patchbay, and a Pro Tools HDX system with 48 analogue I/O. It also features a 4-fader Avid Artist Control touchscreen control surface, industry-standard outboard gear from Universal Audio, Thermionic Culture, DBX and TC Electronic, plus Mogami professional audio cables and Genelec loudspeakers, all supplied and installed by HHBs sales and technical team. www.hhb.co.uk swiftly selecting between ‘RAW’ or ‘EQUALISED’ input, ‘Alignment’ or ‘Timing Jitter’ parameters and with Timebase ranges encompassing 3~10 Eye periods and frame related sweeps for Jitter waveform, plus a SMPTE Jitter histogram, the unit is ‘fully loaded’. Murraypro are renowned for producing cost-effective audio monitoring equipment, and thousands of the paperback size “Pico” PPMs incorporating twin meters with Peak and Phase monitoring have now been supplied the industry, making them a familiar sight in Edit Suites. A decade back Murraypro developed Which-Wire? a unique handheld LCD monitor that auto-switched between Analogue/SDI, so an unknown source could be immediately identified by simply ’plugging it in’. Development continued with A+V Generation and Analysis capability added, and more recently Murraypro released their flagship ‘Test Chest 3G’ Product. That unique “Which- Wire?” concept extended to embrace automatic identification of 3G ~> CVBS, Tri-level or Composite sync, AES and SPDIF sources; along with A+V Generation, Measurement, Monitoring and Analysis capability, with ALL these features having instantaneous availability. Drop by Murraypro at IBC in this their 40th year, with a chance to win their presentation case of Verve Clicquot Champagne. www.murraypro.com 10.F23