Daily Archives: April 25, 2017

NAB 2017: Google Video Intelligence API

NAB 2017: Google Video Intelligence API

About 15 years ago I was involved in an experiment at work, trying to involve computers in logging, cataloging and sorting video content.  Due in large part to the weak…

NAB 2017: Fotodiox Pro Factor LED Lights

NAB 2017: Fotodiox Pro Factor LED Lights

Our old friend Bohus Blahut is back at NAB with some LED softlights that have impressive output and a full feature set.  Check out the Factor lights.   &nbsp…

Atlas Lens Co. “Affordable” Anamorphic Primes at NAB 2017

Atlas Lens Co. “Affordable” Anamorphic Primes at NAB 2017

“Anamorphic for all of us.” This is the backbone of the Altas Lens Co. The company behind the newly announced Orion series 2x anamorphic prime lenses: 40mm, 65mm…

SymplyULTRA, a collaborative workspace

SymplyULTRA, a collaborative workspace

SymplyULTRA, from Symply, raises the bar for integrated workflow storage collaboration, combining in a compact 2U design fully redundant RAID and StorNext 5 sharing. A global provider of high-performance…

Teradek updates Cloud platforms

Teradek updates Cloud platforms

The introduction of real-time transcoding by Teradek, allows users to set the specific bit rate and resolution requirements for any destination they stream to. The new features announced for…

Blackmagic adds scopes and multilingual support to Video Assist

Blackmagic adds scopes and multilingual support to Video Assist

If you don’t recall, back in 2015, Blackmagic announced its Video Assist, a monitor/recorder. At NAB 2017, Blackmagic announced its firmware updates for its Video Assist to add…

NAB 2017: Sling Studio

NAB 2017: Sling Studio

The onslaught of portable multi-cam field production continues at NAB 2017.  This time it’s Sling Media, fathers of the SlingBox, with a self-contained, wireless product that…

NAB 2017: BirdDog

NAB 2017: BirdDog

Users of Newtek’s Tricaster line of video switchers have got a very powerful tool in their Network Device Interface, or NDI.  Here’s a device that can…

NAB 2017: Freecast

NAB 2017: Freecast

Video distribution on a set with direct links to social media? For less than $600?  Sign me up! &nbsp…

Bundle & Save on Avid NEXIS | Pro Shared Storage Kits

Bundle & Save on Avid NEXIS | Pro Shared Storage Kits

Avid NEXIS | PRO 20TB Engine is available now for just $7,500 MSRP. That means you can combine that with the Dell N2024 switch and necessary Dell direct attach cable…