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HBOs Huracan Shot with URSA Mini Pro 4.6K Posted: 12/10/2020
HBOs Huracan Shot with URSA Mini Pro 4.6K

Blackmagic Design today announced that the new psychological thriller “Huracán” was shot using a Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K digital film camera. Premiering this month on HBO and available to stream on HBO Max, the film was also graded with DaVinci Resolve Studio.

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Hitomi Broadcast to demonstrate live lip-sync alignment at BCA 2020 Posted: 02/09/2020
Hitomi Broadcast to demonstrate live lip-sync alignment at BCA 2020

Hitomi Broadcast, manufacturer of MatchBox, the industry’s premier audio video alignment toolbox, will demonstrate a broadcasting lineup using its MatchBox solutions with live feeds into the Hitomi virtual stand at BroadcastAsia 2020 which is running from 29th September to 1st October 2020.

Tags: Hitomi Broadcast | MatchBox | Audio Video Alignment | Live Feeds | Broadcast Asia | Glass | Remote Production | Lip-Sync measurement | MCR | OB | MatchBox Analyser | Test Patterns | MatchBox Generator | Channel Identification | Coherence | Line Identification
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ProSiebenSat.1 streamline their live production workflows with Hitomi Posted: 25/08/2020
ProSiebenSat.1 streamline their live production workflows with Hitomi

Hitomi Broadcast, manufacturer of MatchBox, the industry’s premier audio video alignment toolbox, has announced that the Germany-based ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, Europe’s leading satellite and cable broadcaster, operating television channels, digital VoD platforms and e-commerce brands, has purchased a MatchBox system comprising xFrame, MatchBox Generator and MatchBox Analyser 3G.

Tags: lip-sync | alignment | production | ProSeibenSat.1 | Hitomi | MatchBox | coherence | channel identification
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Hitomi for near instant lip-sync alignment of mics and cameras Posted: 11/03/2020
Hitomi to host live demos showcasing their capabilities for near instant lip-sync alignment of mics and cameras at NAB.

Hitomi Broadcast, manufacturer of MatchBox, the industry’s leading audio video alignment toolbox, and the new MatchBox Glass app for near instant lip-sync alignment of mics and cameras, are leading solutions for live broadcast.

MatchBox is already used by broadcasters worldwide to ensure the timing of live sports, news and events and now, when teamed with the use of the free iOS App, Matchbox Glass, it enables quick and reliable camera line-up into truck, remote production facility or in newsgathering applications. To use, an iPhone or iPad is simply held up in shot running the Glass App. This allows the MatchBox analyser to instantly verify camera and mic timing alignment. Glass reduces a time consuming and error-prone process to a matter of seconds.

The MatchBox Analyser tool is typically situated in a master control room, studio or OB vehicle. It looks and listens for the specific Hitomi video and audio signatures produced by the hardware MatchBox Generator or MatchBox Glass App. The measurement performed by the analyser is very fast - just a few seconds - and highly effective, vastly speeding up the process and ultimately helping to eliminate the headaches and frustrations of last-minute lip-sync issues.

Hitomi Broadcast Director Russell Johnson said, “Synchronisation is often one of the last items on a field production checklist and can happen right up to going live or on-air. Often, it can be discovered too late that there are sync issues, which can be costly and, at the very least, embarrassing to resolve at the last second.”

Tags: Hitomi | NAB | LipSync | MatchBox | audio video alignment toolbox | MatchBox Glass app | Synchronisation | NAB 2020 | NAB 2020
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Viacom International Media Networks deploys Hitomi MatchBox for 2019 MTV Europe Music Awards Posted: 19/11/2019
Viacom International Media Networks deploys Hitomi MatchBox for 2019 MTV Europe Music Awards

Hitomi Broadcast, manufacturer of MatchBox, the industry’s leading audio video alignment technologies, today announced that Viacom International Media Networks Media and Technology Services (MTS) used MatchBox for the 2019 MTV Europe Music Awards in Seville, Spain, on 3 November.

Viacom International MTS deployed MatchBox’s sync toolbox for the red carpet, main award show, backstage, and after-show party feeds, televised on 100+ channels worldwide from the FIBES Conference and Exhibition Centre in Seville. Hosted by American singer, songwriter, and actress, Becky G, the show included a special headline performance, filmed by Viacom International the previous night at the MTV World Stage at Plaza de España in Seville, by ‘Best Rock’ nominee, Green Day.

Viacom International MTS Global Lead Systems Engineer for Studio and Production Technology, Matt Okotie, said, “Using MatchBox, I can sync signals in under a millisecond to ensure that before we go to air, lip sync is correct. This is crucial for any production, but particularly for a live, globally distributed event, so you have to be absolutely sure you get it right. That’s why I leave it to MatchBox. Basically, if MatchBox reads ‘zero’, you know that lip sync is perfect.”

Viacom International MTS used MatchBox to sync its 4K/UHD feed from Seville to London, and then on for a global sync to all the other MatchBox readers around the world.

Tags: Hitomi | Viacom | MatchBox | MTV Europe Awards | audio video alignment technologies | lip-sync | 4K | UHD | synchronisation
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Hitomi and Broadcast Wireless Systems will demo sync and alignment for remote production at IBC 2019 Posted: 11/09/2019
Hitomi and Broadcast Wireless Systems will demo sync and alignment for remote production at IBC 2019

Hitomi Broadcast, manufacturer of MatchBox, the industry’s leading audio video alignment toolbox, is partnering with Broadcast Wireless Systems (BWS), manufacturer of the ultra-low latency BWS NanoPRO TX camera-back transmitter, to showcase remote production capabilities featuring Hitomi’s new ‘Matchbox Glass®’ iOS app at IBC 2019.

Tags: Hitomi | MatchBox | audio video alignment | Boradcast Wireless Systems | BWS | ultra-low latency | NanoPRO TX camera- back transmitter | remote production | MatchBox Glass IOS app | IBC | Sony PXW 500 Camera | Presteigne Broadcast Hire | RF reciever | transmitters | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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TSL Products Showcases IP for Device Control and NMOS Technology Demo at IBC 2019 Posted: 05/09/2019
TSL Products Showcases IP for Device Control and  NMOS Technology Demo at IBC 2019
Interoperability remains at the forefront as the industry transitions to IP-based workflows. For TSL Products, a leading designer and manufacturer of broadcast workflow solutions, it has applied its in-depth knowledge of system control to address this evolving industry need. At IBC 2019 (Stand 10.B41), TSL will demonstrate its thinking around control and management in ST-2110 IP networks in light of the work it is has been undertaking as members of the AMWA NMOS initiative. TSL will also showcase updates to its advanced broadcast control system product offerings in addition to an expanded range of universal controls and display systems.
Tags: TSL Products | IBC 2019 | Flashboard | Broadcast | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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Creating movie star looks for HBO Big Little Lies Posted: 12/08/2019
Creating movie star looks for HBO and rsquo;s Big Little Lies
The second season of HBO’s runaway hit drama Big Little Lies was completed at Technicolor in Los Angeles. Finishing artist and Vice President of business development Pankaj Bajpai, famed for grading the HBO series Sex in the City, True Detective and Nat Geo’s Genius seasons for both Einstein and Picasso, used Baselight to enhance the distinctly Californian look of the show.
Tags: FilmLight | Big Little Lies | HBO | Technicolor | Pankaj Bajpai | Baselight | Base Grade | Film Grade | Flare control | BLG for Flame | Baselight for NUKE | VFX | color grading | colour grading | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
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Hitomi launches MatchBox Glass and Analyser Option at IBC bringing lip-sync analysis and alignment in a convenient, flexible iOS App Posted: 09/07/2019
Hitomi launches MatchBox Glass and Analyser Option at IBC bringing lip-sync analysis and alignment in a convenient, flexible iOS App

Stand 2.C11, IBC 2019, RAI, Amsterdam: Hitomi Broadcast, manufacturer of MatchBox, the industry’s leading audio video alignment toolbox, will launch ‘MatchBox Glass’, a new and free iOS App for near instant lip-sync alignment of mics and cameras at IBC this year.

Tags: Hitomi | MatchBox Glass | Analyser Option | IBC | Lip-sync | & Alignment | iOS App | audio video alignment | mics | cameras | live sports | news | latency | wireless links | tap test | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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HBO Chooses Wazee Digital for Archiving Endangered Formats Posted: 22/03/2018
HBO Chooses Wazee Digital for Archiving Endangered Formats

Wazee Digital, a leading provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services, today announced that HBO® has begun using Wazee Digital Core to digitize and archive sports content currently stored in endangered videotape formats. In doing so, HBO can preserve its deteriorating content while providing access to the archive for stakeholders that need that content.

Tags: Wazee Digital | HBO | archiving | endangered formats | cloud-native video management | NAB 2018 | NAB 2018
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Tedial Brings World-Class MAM Solutions to CABSAT 2018 Posted: 11/01/2018
Tedial Brings World-Class MAM Solutions to CABSAT 2018

Tedial, the leading independent MAM technology solutions specialist, is demonstrating its world-leading MAM solutions at CABSAT 2018, on stand ZB6-C42. The company will also introduce Jose Luis Montero as Regional Sales Director of the Middle East region. Montero, who has been with Tedial since April 2017, has vast experience over 25 years covering territories including Spain, Portugal and Latin America for companies such as Quantel (now SAM) and SGO and is also the company's Regional Sales Director LATAM.

Tags: Tedial | Evolution Dashboard | Augmented Storage | CABSAT 2018 | CABSAT 2018 | CABSAT 2018
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China Sports Media implements TSL FlashBoard to help navigate busy production complex Posted: 10/10/2017
China Sports Media implements TSL FlashBoard to help navigate busy production complex

TSL Products has sold FlashBoard, its new technical information and display system, to China Sports Media (CSM) for its headquarters in Beijing. The new system creates multiple bespoke displays of workflow and production information and was formally launched at IBC2017.

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Aspen Media at SoundPro 2017 Posted: 27/09/2017
Aspen Media at SoundPro 2017
Broadcast and Live audio distributor Aspen Media is showing for the first time in the UK the latest products from DirectOut, JLCooper and Junger Audio at SoundPro in Ealing on 7th October.
Tags: SoundPro | Aspen Media | IBC | DirectOut | MADI.9648 | MADI | ANNA-LISA | MADI.MONI | MA2CHBOX | JLCooper | ion | Backmagic Design | ATEM | MCS6 | MCS3 | SloMo | Dalet Brio3 | vMix | Junger Audio | D*AP4 VAP | D*AP8 TAP | Level Magic | Spectral Signature
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Win Big at IBC Posted: 21/08/2017
Win Big at IBC

You could be one of FIVE lucky winners at IBC. SImply by registering your details at the LCA stand, Hall 12.D39, you could be the recipient of one of these fantastic prizes:

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TSL Products simplify and empower the IP transition at IBC 2017 Posted: 09/08/2017
TSL Products simplify and empower the IP transition at IBC 2017

With the industry transition to software-centric, IP-connected technology, leading broadcast equipment manufacturer, TSL Products has updated a number of its control, audio monitoring and power management solutions to simplify SDI/IP workflows and streamline operations supporting customers during the transition to IP. The latest versions, including compliance with the emerging SMPTE 2110 family of standards, will be unveiled at IBC2017 (Amsterdam, 15 19 September, stand 10.B41).

Tags: TSL Products | Audio | Power | Manage | InSite | Monitor | IBC | TallyMan | Flashboard | IBC 2017 | IBC 2017
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