Nova Tunes Up Audio Workflow with Matrox Avio F125

Published on Thursday, 17 April 2014

Nova Entertainment uses Matrox Avio F125 fibre-optic KVM extenders within Matrox-Nova_Enter_Avio_F125_KVM
a remote audio workflow to extend uncompressed desktops to separate
studios without latency or interruption.

Digital Vision Opens Golden Eye 4 for Restoration and Archive

Published on Thursday, 10 April 2014

NAB Digital Vision in Sweden has launched the Golden Eye 4 film scanner for
restoration and archive and showed their new Bifrost Archive Bridge software

Digital Vision Forms OEM Integrations with M I S T and Mistika

Published on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

NAB Following Digital Vision’s new OEM integrations, Marquise will integrate DVO DV-Marquise-dvo-tools
image tools into M I S T mastering systems and SGO Mistika will support the
Precision control surface.

AMD FirePro 12GB GPU Supports PCI Express 3.0 & OpenCL

Published on Sunday, 24 November 2013

The AMD FirePro S10000 12GB graphics card is optimised for OpenCL with Amd-FirePro-S10000
double precision performance, suited to video transcoding, digital rendering
and signal processing.

NVIDIA Iray VCA Replaces Prototypes with Interactive Models

Published on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

The new NVIDIA Iray VCA GPU rendering appliance aims to accelerate ray Nvidia-iray-vca4
tracing, enabling user interaction with computer models of a high enough
quality to replace physical prototyping.

Digital Vision Thor to Take on Real-Time 4K Image Processing

Published on Thursday, 14 November 2013

Due for delivery in December 2013, Thor enables real-time processing for Digital-vision-clarity
4K and faster than real-time for HD and SD sources. 8K processing will be
enabled during 2014.

Adobe Reveals Hardware Muscle Behind Creative Cloud

Published on Monday, 17 March 2014

Adobe has released a white paper on hardware optimization for editors, colourists NVIDIA-adobe-configuration6
and graphic and effects artists using Creative Cloud, with tips on tuning and building
up a computer system.

Canon’s Display Matches 4K Video with DCI Colour Precision

Published on Monday, 11 November 2013

The new Canon 4K 30-inch display has a proprietary image engine, RGB LED Canon-DP-V3010-Display2
backlight system and IPS LCD panel achieving colour reproduction and
resolution for professional video.

AJA Supports Canon C500 4K Workflow at Hong Kong Fight Club

Published on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

In Sydney recently, AJA’s Jac Kee demonstrated AJA hardware in lens-to-post Aja-4k-c500-swish-club
workflows. Highlighting workflows for DITs, he included one recording an
event at a Hong Kong Fight Club.

Dell Mobile M3800 Packs NVIDIA GPU & Intel Processing

Published on Sunday, 03 November 2013

The Dell M3800 is a thin, light 15” workstation, built with the Keplar-based Dell-M3800
NVIDIA Quadro K1100M GPU and configurable storage, and optimised for
media and design software.

AdPro & Banger Films Convert Standards and Formats with Teranex 2D

Published on Wednesday, 12 March 2014

AdPro uses Teranex 2D Processors for fast international standards conversions Blackmagic-teranex-ACGLandmark
for movie trailers, and Banger Films uses the Teranex to convert decades of
formats for a new rock documentary.

Apple Mac Pro Takes on 4K Video and Thunderbolt 2

Published on Thursday, 24 October 2013

Apple’s upgrade to the Mac Pro includes Intel Xeon processors, two GPUs, Apple-mac-pro
Thunderbolt 2, PCIe flash storage and fast ECC memory. It is already compatible
with Blackmagic and ATTO devices.

Cinedeck Supports 4K & New HD Broadcast Delivery Standards

Published on Thursday, 06 February 2014

Cinedeck’s recording and capture systems now support 4K production Cinedeck-MX-4k
and recent HD delivery standards for digital cinema, broadcast and post.

HP Mobile & Desktop Workstations Accelerate Transfers & Graphics

Published on Thursday, 24 October 2013

The HP Z line up of workstations now includes the HP ZBook 14 workstation HP-ZBook-15
Ultrabook and mobile and desktop models with high-speed Thunderbolt
ports and AMD or NVIDIA  graphics.

Matrox Mojito 4K Adds 4K 10-bit H.264 Intra-Frame Rendering

Published on Wednesday, 05 February 2014

Matrox Video has added 10-bit H.264 intra-frame rendering when using Matrox_Mojito_4K_png
the Matrox Mojito 4K quad 3G-SDI 4K video monitoring card with Adobe
Premiere Pro CC on Windows platforms.

Dell & NVIDIA Accelerate a 3D Workflow for Linkin Park Video

Published on Wednesday, 23 October 2013

Ghost Town Media accelerated their 3D renders with Dell workstations Dell-nvidia-linkin3
and NVIDIA GPUs to complete a complex 3D environment and animations
for Linkin Park’s new music video.

Hello Chef Records 4K Film on Canon C500 to AJA Ki Pro Quad

Published on Tuesday, 21 January 2014

Hello Chef in Hong-Kong shot their first 4K film on the Canon C500 using AJA-Ki-Pro-Quad-final-project3
an AJA Ki Pro Quad 4K to record the  4K RAW data while encoding ProRes
4K files to removable drives.

Adder and EIZO Calibrate Monitors Over IP Networks

Published on Monday, 07 October 2013

Artists using EIZO ColorEdge monitors can calibrate their systems using Eizo-adder
AdderLink Infinity products to over a standard IP network even when
separated by significant distances.