GLENDALE, CA, JUNE 6, 2019 – Re-recording mixer Mark Binder has worked with some of the most notable names in the TV and film industry, including the Russo brothers, J.J. Abrams and Mark Mangini. His resumé also boasts a variety of high-profile projects such as Star Trek, Paranormal Activity, Community, Channel Zero, Deadly Class and Super 8. With his immense knowledge and hands-on experience, Binder started his own post-production company and facility, IMN Creative and, since then, has relied on NUGEN Audio to enhance his mixes. Binder was looking for a solution that would make his audio standardized in ITU-R ...Läs mer "
NEW YORK CITY— Director Anthony Pellino has joined Alkemy X for exclusive representation for advertising and branded content. With credits including work for Nike, Reebok, Lexus and Uber, among others, Pellino has earned high marks for the raw, emotional power of his work and an innovative style of visual storytelling, especially for sports-related projects. His most recent effort is a spot for Peloton in which a trainer describes her passionate approach toward working with athletes. “Anthony is a special talent; no one does what he does in quite the way he does it,” said Alkemy X director of production Jim ...Läs mer "
The Australia Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers®(SMPTE®), the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS), and the IABM have announced that they will stage an IP Showcase for the first time in Australia in conjunction with Media + Entertainment Tech Expo (METExpo 2019) in Sydney, 17-19 July. The IP Showcase at METExpo 2019 will be an education and demonstration pavilion highlighting the benefits of and momentum behind the move to standards-based IP for real-time professional media across an extensive range of applications and users, from television and film to pro AV, small facilities, and independent ...Läs mer "
RED DIGITAL CINEMA® today introduced a new DSMC2® GEMINI® Kit offering a comprehensive solution for cinematographers who shoot in a variety of environments. At the heart of the new system is the DSMC2 camera BRAIN with the GEMINI 5K S35 sensor, which leverages dual sensitivity modes to provide greater flexibility in a variety of lighting conditions. Filmmakers can shoot in standard mode for well-lit conditions or low-light mode for darker settings, and operators can easily switch between modes through the camera’s on-screen menu with no down time. RED’s GEMINI delivers incredible dynamic range and produces cinematic quality images. The new ...Läs mer "
Fremont, CA – June 5, 2019 – Blackmagic Design has today announced the appointment of the Proland Group Ltd as its authorized distribution partner in the Russian Federation and Belarus markets. An established distributor, with an experienced team who understands the needs of the region, the appointment of the Proland Group Ltd comes as Blackmagic Design invests significantly to ensure the highest levels of service and support to its resellers and customers. With an ever increasing demand for Blackmagic Design‘s creative video solutions in the Russian speaking region, the decision to partner with Moscow based Proland Group Ltd comes following ...Läs mer "
NEW ORLEANS, JUNE 5, 2019 – Wisycom is pleased to announce its partnership with Sound Hard, a New Orleans-based dealer providing audio solutions to professionals of the film, television and broadcast industries. Sound Hard recently upgraded its arsenal, offering complete Wisycom-outfitted sound packages for reality TV and ENG applications. Sound Hard’s collection of Wisycom gear includes MCR42S Dual True Diversity UHF Miniature Camera Receiver and MPR52-ENG UltraWide Band Receiver – the dealer’s choice picks for wireless ENG solutions. Sound Hard also carries the company’s MTP40S/41S Wideband Bodypack and MTB40S Wideband Plug-on Transmitter for wireless handheld and boom microphone applications. ...Läs mer "
New Rochelle, NY, June 3, 2019— What started two years ago as Horowitz’s groundbreaking segmentation of the TV viewing universe has morphed into six distinct, nuanced groups in 2019, thanks to the arrival of vMVPDs in the marketplace and the rediscovery of antennas among younger, leading-edge consumers. In 2017, Horowitz identified three key viewing segments: 5 O’Clock Diners™, who watch only through traditional TV, Content Omnivores™, who watch both traditional and streamed content, and Content Paleos™, who watch only streamed content. The 2019 edition of State of Viewing & Streaming by Horowitz explores six segments. The segments are defined by ...Läs mer "
Kent, UK, 5 June 2019 – Densitron, a creator of HMI technologies and global leader in display, monitor and embedded computing solutions, has announced it has joined nearly 2000 worldwide adopters of the HDMI standard and is now a fully licensed manufacturer and supplier of HDMI 2.1 and later connectivity and devices. As a world leader in the design and manufacture of professional touch-based Human Machine Interface (HMI) solutions, plus OLED, TFT, monochrome LCD displays, and embedded solutions for broadcast, test and measurement, digital signage, and gaming, it has now qualified its adoption of the latest HDMI standards, the undisputed ...Läs mer "
New York City— Continuing to expand its creative roster with unique and emerging talent, Derby has signed writer/director Emily Elizabeth Thomas for advertising, branded content and music videos. Originally from Texas, Thomas is best known for her narrative work, including the award-winning short film Lola: Girl Got a Gun. The new venture, which marks Thomas’ first foray into advertising, is off to a fast start. She has already collaborated with Derby on a pair of projects, the latest, a provocative short film, out of TBWA\Chiat\Day NY, for this month’s Brooklyn Film Festival. Derby executive producer Rebecca Niles says that she ...Läs mer "
LOS ANGELES, June 4, 2019— Sohonet, the media and entertainment industry’s leading provider of networking and connected cloud services, will be among a curated group of technology leaders participating at American Cinema Editors (ACE) TechFest on June 8, 2019 at Universal Studios lot in Universal City, Calif. The latest educational technology event from ACE, TechFest is a half-day event where editors and post team members can access users and experts while exploring new products in a limited-seats-available environment. “We are proud to be among the first of a hand-picked group of experts for ACE Tech Fest,” said Sohonet CEO Chuck Parker. “Our dedication to the editorial and post community drives us to ...Läs mer "
Rio Rancho, NM (June 4, 2019) – Lectrosonics is pleased to announce the introduction of the revolutionary D Squared digital wireless microphone system, utilizing the Lectrosonics 4th-generation digital architecture for excellent flexibility, ultra-fast setup, studio quality audio, and ultra-low latency. The system includes the DSQD 4-channel digital receiver, DBu digital belt pack transmitter, and DHu digital handheld transmitter. System features include 24 bit, 48 kHz digital audio, 2-way IR sync, three levels of encryption, and a tuning range from 470-608 MHz (470-614 MHz for export versions). The new D Squared system sets a new standard for enhanced audio quality, flexibility, ...Läs mer "
NASCAR Selects AWS as its Preferred Cloud Computing, Cloud Machine Learning, and Cloud Artificial Intelligence Provider
NASCAR enhances the fan experience, accelerates artificial intelligence efforts, and improves operational efficiencies by leveraging the cloud SEATTLE—June 4, 2019—Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) has chosen AWS as its standard for cloud-based machine learning and artificial intelligence workloads. NASCAR will use the breadth and depth of AWS technologies to build cloud-based services and automate processes, including a new video series on NASCAR.com called This Moment in NASCAR History powered by AWS. The video series will debut heading into the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™ ...Läs mer "
Musion 3D, Dejero, and Hawthorn join forces to deliver a successful and spectacular 5G live experience for Vodafone Romania Waterloo, Ontario, June 4, 2019 — Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide Emmy® video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, assisted Musion 3D, a leader in ultra-realistic, life-sized, interactive 3D holographic video shows and effects, in successfully transmitting a life-sized, interactive human hologram for a live performance across Vodafone’s 5G network. Dejero provided EnGo mobile transmitters and receivers to deliver video links from a studio in Bucharest, from which the hologram of ...Läs mer "
Basingstoke, UK — June 4, 2019 — EditShare®, a technology leader in intelligent scale-out storage, media asset management (MAM) and automated quality control (AQC), will be displaying the sought-after solutions HelmutFX, a back-office solution that provides Adobe Premiere Pro CC projects and users management via EditShare Flow, and VBox, the next generation ‘Channel-in-a-Box’ playout automation system, at this year’s BroadcastAsia. EditShare will also feature it multi-award-winning EFS storage platforms, Flow media asset management, now featuring new Emmy award winning multicam and remote editing capabilities and support for a raft of new storage vendors, and IMF-ready QScan, which provides HDR compliance verification ...Läs mer "
Fremont, CA – June 4, 2019 – Blackmagic Design announced today that Showtime Networks’ “The Chi” incorporated a wide array of Blackmagic Design cameras, including URSA Mini Pros and Micro Studio Camera 4K, for Director of Photography Abraham Martinez’ naturalistic portrayal of Chicago’s south side. “The Chi” portrays an average day for Chicago kids, prepping for school as their parents head off to work, young adults trying to make a living and the elders keeping an eye on things from their front porches. But in this tough neighborhood, real dangers threaten daily to squelch dreams, and the simplest decisions can have ...Läs mer "
HEBDEN BRIDGE, UK, JUNE 4, 2019 — With the Korean pop music industry riding the wave of success generated by K-pop, KBS Radio required a significant technology upgrade. Two Artemis Light consoles for Happy FM and Cool FM stations have joined Radio 3’s Summa. Kim Kiyong, Deputy Manager at KBS Radio Production Technology, commented, “The Korean music scene is booming, courtesy of K-pop. We need to convey the clear, crisp modern production sound of this exciting genre of music and that requires premium-quality consoles. Of course, all our other content benefits too. We have been very happy with the Summa ...Läs mer "
Insight TV, the world’s leading 4K UHD HDR broadcaster and producer of native UHD content, has announced that it is launching its HD channel on Sky Deutschland on 3rd June. Sky Deutschland is one of the leading entertainment providers in Germany and Austria. The program offering includes the best live sports, exclusive series, new film releases, a wide range of children’s programing, exciting documentaries and entertaining shows – many of them Sky Original Productions. In addition to the free-to-air channel Sky Sport News HD, viewers can watch programming at home and on the go via Sky Q and Sky ...Läs mer "
Loudspeaker manufacturer PMC has opened new demo studios on the East and West Coasts of the USA with a view to giving recording professionals the opportunity to hear the power and clarity of PMC’s full monitor range. Located in Highland Park, Los Angeles and Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York, the demo studios add a substantial new dimension to PMC’s US presence, which already includes demo facilities in Nashville and Irvine. PMC NYC is headed by the company’s New York Sales Manager Luke Smith, a successful musician, producer and engineer who joined PMC last year. Artist’s Relations Manager ‘Spider’ Ron Entwistle presides ...Läs mer "