FOR-A Corporation of America has built integrated live production solutions that combine its HANABI series of video switchers with Variant Systems Group replay systems, ClassX graphics and playout software, ODYSSEY Insight video servers, and Brainstorm Multimedia virtual studios. “Together with our technology partners, FOR-A is creating live production systems that make integration easier and more reliable,” said Ken […]
Blackmagic Design | Hall 7, Stand H20 | Website: www.blackmagicdesign.com Blackmagic Design has introduced the Blackmagic URSA Mini B4 Mount, a B4 lens mount modification for its new Blackmagic URSA Mini PL camera that lets it use broadcast HD lenses. Since URSA Mini’s launch at this year’s NAB Show, feedback from broadcasters has been overwhelmingly […]
With Major League Baseball officially kicking off this week, let’s take a look at baseball’s first HD broadcast. In September 1997, MLB Commissioner Bud Selig said HD makes the viewer feel like they’re right at the park. Can you imagine what a 4K or 8K broadcast would feel like?
The Lilly Broadcasting-owned NBC and CBS affiliates in Northwest Pennsylvania and their subchannels are now broadcasting in high definition.
Weigel Broadcasting’s low-power independent WMLW Milwaukee (DMA 34) is set to begin broadcast in high definition on Tuesday, Aug. 7. “In the past few months our engineering staff has been upgrading the antennas and transmitters on several of our signals,” said Jim Hall, GM of the Weigel Broadcasting stations in Milwaukee. “As part of WMLW’s upgrade […]
The LIN-owned NBC affiliate will launch in HD on Saturday with a new set by FX Design Group. The upgrade comes just in time for the 2012 Olympics in London.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The pope is going HD. The Vatican on Tuesday unveiled a new euro4.5 million ($6 million) high-definition mobile unit to let the Vatican broadcast the pope’s Masses, audiences and trips in high definition. The upgrade, paid for by the Knights of Columbus and Vatican television and offered at a discount by […]