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NEWS MANIPULATE & EDIT Colour correction Motion graphics Eyeheight CC-2M colour correctors and a DK-2 multi-rate linear downstream keyer will be operating live at the 2015 Wimbledon tennis championships. It has not been announced which OB company is using the equipment or for which broadcaster they are working. However, Eyeheight sales director Martin Moore revealed that: “It will be used this year to add contestant identifi er overlays which are faded in and out over the live action with a Eyeheight VP-10 video T-bar module. The keyer will be accompanied this year by six CC-2M colour correction channels housed in an ultra-compact 1U chassis. These will be deployed to ensure consistent quality from multiple feeds arriving in the OB control vehicle.” Red Giant has announced that its library of image manipulation software, including the Magic Bullet Suite, Trapcode Suite and Universe, are now compatible with the latest Adobe Creative Cloud update. Existing Red Giant users can upgrade for free. “We’ve been working closely with the team at Adobe for the last few months, as we’ve geared up for the 2015 release of Creative Cloud,” said Aharon Rabinowitz, head of marketing at Red Giant. “Were excited to bring all fi ve of our product suites and Universe to the latest versions of After Effects and Premiere Pro.” www.eyeheight.com Conversion Snell has announced that its Alchemist OD format and frame rate converter is now available as a choice of fully confi gured, Snell-supported turnkey solutions, as well as continuing to be available as software-only. The new turnkey systems combine Snell’s media processing software with carefully selected hardware. Jeremy Courtney, business leader, Snell On Demand said: “It has become clear that some customers prefer to avoid the time and hassle of choosing the hardware and confi guring the system themselves - as well as keeping the expertise on hand to put things right in the event of hardware problems. Our new Alchemist OD turnkey solutions answer this perfectly; they are fully confi gured and certifi ed by Snell experts, ready to go right out of the box.” snellondemand.com 14 | KITPLUS - THE TV-BAY MAGAZINE: ISSUE 103 JULY 2015 www.redgiant.com