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Near synchronous video over UDP/IP with Sony's NXL-IP55

Just about the only things that caught my eye at the recent Beyond HD Masters day at Bafta was Sony's IP Live system. This is a single product called the NXL-IP55 which puts four 1080i 4:2:2 signals over a gigabit connection - so modest 6:1 compression with a well-defined single field of latency. The camera [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:54:54+00:00November 19th, 2014|Categories: Broadcast Engineering, Products|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sony XDCAM, HDCAM, and F65 RAW AMA Plug-ins Updated for Media Composer | Software (v8.0)

Sony has just released updated versions of their XDCAM, HDCAM, and F65 RAW AMA plug-ins, which introduced installation compatibility with Media Composer | Software (v8.0).  Previous versions of the Sony AMA plug-ins would work with Media Composer | Software (v8.0) but were only accessible by installing on Media Composer 7.0.x and then upgrading to Media [...]

By |2014-07-14T20:55:00+00:00July 14th, 2014|Categories: Support, tips|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

"Ask Us Anything" – 003

In the third of our new “Ask Us Anything” discussions/podcasts , we discuss Sony OLEDs, Cat8 cabling, PSE and the DPP plus Sony Disk Archive storage. Please contact us with any questions or topics you’d like us to discuss or take part in the discussions yourself. Get in touch for an invite to the next [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:55:02+00:00May 23rd, 2014|Categories: Broadcast Engineering, Opinion, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Sony Release AMA Plug Ins Which Are Compatible With Recent Avid Composer Based Releases

Further to our recent post regarding delays to Avid AMA plug-in releases from certain 3rd party manufacturers, Sony have now released updates for their Avid Media Access (AMA) Plugins which are compatible with the 64 bit Avid Media Composer v6.0, Symphony v6.0 and NewsCutter v10.0 releases. Sony AMA Plug Ins for Avid platforms running Windows [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:55:52+00:00December 5th, 2011|Categories: Support|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Canon XF and Sony XDCAM, XDCAM EX and HDCAM SR AMA plug-ins potentially not available for Media Composer 6, Symphony 6 and Newscutter 10 release date of November 15 2011

Avid has notified its Support Community that some manufacturers have yet to release Avid Media Access (AMA) plug ins that are compatible with the latest versions of Avid editors. The article is located on Avid's Knowledgebase and can be read in full here. "At this time [November 15 2011] Sony and Canon have yet to [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:55:53+00:00November 16th, 2011|Categories: Support|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Win a Sony Bravia 40" 3D TV and other fab prizes!

Once again we’re sponsoring the ‘Best Channel’ category in the Televisual Bulldog Awards. Voting is now open, so to have your say about the best of British TV and be in with the chance of winning some fantastic Sony prizes. Prizes include a 40” Sony Bravia 3D TV, Sony Blu-ray DVD players and Sony [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:56:01+00:00March 11th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

My tech pick of BVE 2011 – OLED displays

At BVE this year Sony, amongst many other offerings, were showing a 25inch OLED (organic light emitting diode) display – set up on the inside area of their stand alongside a 24 inch BVE LCD professional display for a viewing comparison. Overhead lighting and stand spotlights meant that the viewing conditions were far from ideal. [...]

By |2011-03-01T10:49:30+00:00March 1st, 2011|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Flashing STOP button in Sony VTRs

If (on a DigiBeta DVW-A500 or similar) you enable menu item 105 - Ref Alarm - the stop lamp will flash under several conditions: The reference signal is solid and the input video is locked but there is more than 43 video lines offset between them - the a longer period than the VTR's pre-read [...]

By |2011-01-27T17:35:48+00:00January 27th, 2011|Categories: Broadcast Engineering|Tags: , |0 Comments