One of the most popular seminars in BVE's "Broadast meets I.T" theatre was the presentation on SIENNA Active Logging, by Gallery's Mark Gilbert, in which Mark showed how this powerful new tool's real time encode and edit process works and discussed the advanced metadata and logging potentials to produce new revenues such as product placement. [...]
Hey, Nathan here. As for many people, to me BVE 2012 was full of similar solutions to age old problems – bigger safer storage, astronomically priced cameras etc, so discovering something genuinely impressive was difficult. However, in my hovering from seminar to stand to seminar (back and forth from Avid’s supply of Jelly Bean’s), I [...]
I didn't get to see the Avid/Arri talk about this, but Arri are introducing the ability to record DNxHD MXF directly to the SxS card in an Alexa Camera. David Green was kind enough to give me an overview of this newly unveiled feature. The camera records an OP1A MXF, AAF and XML to the [...]
If you attended the "Fundamentals of Video File Structures" class at BVE in London on February 15th 2012 and would like a copy of the class notes, they can be downloaded here: 101_Digital_Media_Files_2012.pdf Thank you.
root6 is once again sponsoring the “Broadcast Meets IT” theatre at BVE 2012 and as well as presenting a number of the free seminars: Sienna "Active Logging" appliance for ultra-fast-turnaround Video on demandTuesday 14th February, 2pmMark Gilbert, Gallery With all our major broadcasters now providing VOD platforms, the need to live edit and prepare material [...]
Aspera and Isilon are sponsoring a prize draw to win an iPad2 at BVE. Anyone who has a demo of either Aspera or Isilon on the root6 stand (G30) will be eligible to enter.
Visitors to the root6 stand at BVE will be able to experience, as always, the latest technologies from best of breed manufacturers. Amongst them, will be a debut public showing of the new common broadcast file delivery standard being developed by the Digital Production Partnership (DPP.) This industry wide collaborative effort is being led by [...]