Apantac Modular Multiviewer

Apantac Offer a Complete Range of Cost Effective Modular Multiviewers   Apantac LLC is a leading designer and developer of high quality, cost effective image signal processing equipment. The Apantac product line has been specifically designed to provide users with a flexible and innovative technology solution for image processing, and signal extension and processing. The […]

Apantac Open Gear

Apantac Now Offer Products Through the Ross Open Gear Platform    OpenGear® is based on the open-architecture 2RU openGear® modular frames designed by Ross Video. A 2RU openGear® has 20 available slots and each Apantac card + rear panel occupies two slots. The advantage of the openGear® frame is that it accepts products from several […]

Bluefish444 & Kamerawerk with Industry Partners Provide Tomorrow’s 4K 60P Workflows Today

Bluefish444 , Sony and Adobe in a NEW Project for Kamerawerk   Renowned production and post production facility, Kamerawerk GmbH Switzerland, has launched itself into tomorrow’s production techniques today. Kamerawerk is producing a story driven music video, using not only 4K acquisition but a complete 4K 60 frame per second production pipeline including cameras, editing, colour grading […]

High Speed Storage for 4K Video Resolutions

  If you are working at such high resolutions the need exists to have high speed storage for 2K and 4K video – Polar Graphics offer a range of solutions to suit all needs:     Storage DNA – Manage the content wave! Currently, the majority of productions will be finished at the HD resolution […]

Bluefish444 Announces SDI Support for AVID Media Composer (v8)

  HD/SD SDI Input and Output support for AVID Media Composer (v8)   Bluefish444, manufacturer of the industry’s highest-quality uncompressed 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI video cards, announced the release of a new Windows installer, 5.12.0 adding support for the recent update to AVID Media Composer (v8) editing application. Bluefish444’s new Windows 7 and Windows 8 driver is […]

Apantac Shows OpenGear Solutions at IBC 2014

Multiviewer & Signal Processing Specialists Produce a Range of OpenGear Products   Apantac, provider of cost-effective multiviewers, video walls, extenders, and signal processing solutions has joined the openGear open architecture platform developed by Ross Video. Apantac will launch its new openGear solutions to the European marketplace at IBC 2014, stand 8.E37. The openGear concept was […]

Low Cost High Quality Quad Split

Apantac offer new MicroQ Quad split and MiniQ Modular 3G/HD/SD-SDI Multiviewer   Apantac have recently launched two new monitoring products – The MicroQ a low cost high quality quad split and the MiniQ range of Modular 3G/HD/SD-SDI Multiviewer.   While Europe is experiencing tough economic times, cost effectiveness and innovation are still two key drivers for succeeding […]

Houses of the Oireachtas use Apantac MicroQ Quad Splits

  Parliamentary Broadcasting Unit uses Micro Q for Low Cost Conversion and Monitoring   July 2013 – The National Parliament of Ireland’s broadcasting unit in Dublin recently purchased 6 x Apantac MicroQ units. They are using them to display spotter camera outputs from the various chambers on their monitoring wall in each of 6 galleries. […]

Bluefish444 Announces 4K HFR SDI Support for Assimilate Scratch v8

  RGB/YUV 12-bit SDI support for High Frame Rates in Assimilate Scratch v8   Bluefish444, manufacturer of the industry’s highest-quality uncompressed 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI video cards, announced the release of a new Windows installer, 5.12.0 adding support for Assimilate Scratch V8. Bluefish444 has released a new Windows 7 and Windows 8 driver compatible with the Epoch […]

Bluefish444 Announces NEW SDI Support for Adobe Creative Cloud 2014

  4K/2K/HD/SD SDI Input and Output support for Adobe Creative Cloud   Bluefish444, manufacturer of the industry’s highest-quality uncompressed 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI video cards, announced the release of a new Windows installer, 5.12.0 adding support for the recent 2014 update to Adobe Creative Cloud applications.   Adobe Premiere Pro CC (2014) Bluefish444’s new installer for Windows […]

Ultimatte used in Local & European Elections

Ultimatte Plays a Key Role in Virtual Studio Applications like the Elections   The BBC recently completed 2 days of Local and European election results with their Vote 2014 show. The show featured a 5 camera virtual studio powered by Vizrt. Each main camera featured Ultimatte hardware to provide a high quality composite of the […]

Bluefish444 Announces Magma Chassis Certification for use with 12-bit SDI I/O Video Cards

  Extend the Capabilities of your Thunderbolt Device with Bluefish444 and Magma PCI Expansion   Bluefish444, manufacturer of the industry’s highest-quality uncompressed 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI video cards, announced that the utilization of Bluefish444 SDI video cards is now possible over Magma Thunderbolt and Thunderbolt 2 Expansion chassis. Bluefish444 and Magma announced compatibility between BlueFish444 SDI video […]

Chroma Key For Virtual Sets and Virtual Studios

  Ultimatte – the Best High Quality Compositing / Chroma Key for Virtual Sets and Virtual Studios   The BBC used Ultimatte in their recent European & Local Election show – here is a video Ultimatte 12 – There is a brand new version of the Ultimate Compositor – more info As well as BBC and other […]

Ultimatte – Hardware for Bluescreen & Greenscreen Compositing

HD & SD High Quality Realtime Compositing Hardware   New Ultimatte 12 Introduced at NAB 2016:  Ultimatte 12 – Real Time Chroma Key & Compositor Ultimattes were used on the BBC General Election 2015 program:  Televisual Story Here is a video of the Ultimattes in use at the BBC Euro & Local Election program Vote […]

Ultimatte vs Chromakey

Ultimatte is More than a Chroma Key Device – Here we Explain Why   An Ultimatte differs from a chroma keyer in three ways: It uses a fully additive mix to combine the foreground and background so that it can reproduce extremely subtle detail in the foreground subject such as reflections in transparent objects. It […]