Telestream Announces President and Chief Operating Officer: New Role Strengthens Leadership Team, Sharpens Focus on Continued Growth

Nevada City, California, January 16, 2017 – Telestream, a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, has announced the appointment of Kyle Ford as President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). A new position within Telestream’s senior leadership team, Ford will be responsible for the tactical implementation of operational strategies, reporting to the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dan Castles. Kyle Ford has commenced his role at Telestream with immediate effect. This new senior-level appointment comes as Telestream announced its 19th consecutive year of profitable growth. 2016 was a record year for the company with significant operational growth in ...

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ChyronHego’s All-New LyricX 2.0 Now Shipping

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Jan. 16, 2017 — ChyronHego today announced that LyricX 2.0, the latest version of the company’s industry-leading LyricX graphics creation and playout solution, is now shipping. LyricX 2.0 adds powerful usability enhancements and even greater performance to LyricX, launched last year as a 64-bit release of ChyronHego‘s flagship Lyric PRO platform. “Lyric has been adopted by more broadcast outlets around the globe than any other graphics solution, and with good reason. Lyric transcends traditional boundaries with unequaled creative freedom, seamless interoperability, and advanced 3D object rendering, while leveraging the latest in 64-bit architecture,” said Sören Kjellin, chief ...

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Loyal LT and Loyal LT S4K World most affordable Native Full HD and 4K UHD 7inch monitors

PRESS RELEASE, 16-17-18 January 2016 Cinemartin is proud to announce the availability of its new Loyal LT series of monitors for cameras & DSLR’s. 7″ FullHD native + 4K Support + Assist tools at an introductory price of 99$ Up to 3840x2160p30, Lighter, 600 NIT, 1200:1, Anam. Supp.   Available at 7″, Cinemartin is proud to introduce the new range subfamily, LT and LT S4K versions of the 2016 Loyal series of Bright monitors. Bomb the market with full of features like native FullHD with HDMI input and output with loop, IPS high quality panel, an astonishing contrast ratio of ...

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Tiffen NAT ND filter

Tiffen International to launch new generation NAT Neutral Density optical filters at BSC Expo 2017

Tiffen International press announcement For immediate release 3 x300 dpi photos attached, see full captions at end of release: 1) Tiffen’s new NAT ND Filter 2) John Simmons, ASC 3) Steadicam op / camera op Tom Blount, training with the top Steadicam M-1 rig See Tiffen International on stand 602 at BSC Expo 2017, 3rd-4th February 2017, Battersea Evolution, Battersea Park, London, UK Pinewood Studios, London, UK, 16th January 2017: Tiffen International to launch new generation NAT Neutral Density optical filters at BSC Expo 2017 Tiffen International will launch a new product line at BSC Expo 2017, Tiffen NATural Neutral ...

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Magewell USB Capture HDMI Plus

Magewell Launches New Generation of USB Video Capture Devices

Powerful USB Capture Plus series builds on proven foundation with signal loop-through, enhanced audio and more January 16, 2017 — Nanjing, China: Magewell announced today the new USB Capture Plus series, the latest additions to the company’s popular USB Capture family of robust, high-quality video interface devices. Building on the powerful functionality that made earlier models the preferred choice of both video professionals and high-end hobbyists, the new dongles add features including expanded audio support, enhanced user controls, and signal loop-through on select models. Magewell will showcase the new devices in booth 8-F235 at ISE 2017, taking place February 7-10 ...

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DTC Domo Broadcast to feature ground-breaking connectivity at CABSAT 2017

CABSAT 2017, Stand F3-20: DTC Domo Broadcast (formerly Cobham Broadcast) will feature the SOLO7 OBTX camera-back transmitter and PRORDX Receiver/Dual Decoder at CABSAT 2017, on distribution partner GloCom’s Stand, F3-20. SOLO7 OBTX, shown for the first time at CABSAT, is a feature-rich camera-back transmitter from Domo that includes H.264 video encoding, up to 1080p60 and 4:2:2 compression; integrated camera control and swappable RF modules. The SOLO7 OBTX’s superior latency ranges from 80ms to just 15ms. Its ultra-low power consumption also makes it ideal for extended field performance. Domo’s PRORXD is the industry leading COFDM receiver/dual decoder. Designed specifically for broadcast ...

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Nathan Vimala, Regional Manager (Asia), TMD

TransMedia Dynamics (TMD) the leading digital asset management company announced today that it has appointed T Vimalanathan as Regional Manager to their growing Asia Pacific operation. Nathan is a highly respected and accomplished industry veteran with solid ties to Asia Pacific’s broadcast and archive communities. In his new position, Nathan will serve TMD’s existing customers, including the Asian Film Archive in Singapore and broadcaster Astro in Malaysia. He will lead the local sales and support effort to identify, implement and maintain asset and workflow management systems in the region to drive forward the company’s growing position as a leading provider ...

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Quicklink TX Quad - ITV

ITV chose Quicklink TX for Ultra Low Delay Audio and Video for Lorraine show

Lorraine is the early weekday morning, lifestyle and entertainment show for ITV presented by Lorraine Kelly. Every Thursday, the Lorraine show features live consultation with Dr Hilary Jones where members of the public can obtain the latest health news and advice. The Lorraine team required a solution to allow viewers to join the ‘Open Surgery’ segment to get health news and advice from Dr Hilary. One of the requirements needed by the Lorraine production team was to be able to speak to the callers through the Studio 3 Gallery Talkback system, which was made possible using the Quicklink TX Quad. ...

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STARMAKER by @FLUOTEC The perfect lighting tool for todays digital cinema productions affordable rental rugged high quality lighting

FLUOTEC Starmaker Series Executive Summary StarMaker® Portable rugged BiColor LED PANELS with high TLCI* for extreme Production Lighting: Rental Houses, Broadcast, Motion Pictures, Schools, Universities, Digital Cinema, Video and Photography. StarMaker® IP65 All Terrain-Weather: water & dust proof The StarMaker® IP65 has a high CRI and TLCI* for accurate colors. It has an IP65 ingress protection rating for use under the rain or wet and dusty environments. StarMaker® IP20 Exterior-Interior for clean & dry operation The StarMaker® IP20 has a high CRI and TLCI* for accurate colors. It has an IP20 ingress protection rating for use in clean and dry ...

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Next Year, Let’s Think “A Little” About the Recipient

“I’m an international criminal! It always ends up like this.” Mr. Chow, “The Hangover Part II,” Warner Bros. 2011     Between the rush of retailers to entice me to buy more and the sudden love/attention the press gets from publicists to meet with someone about something at CES, my inbox runneth over this year!   It started slowly enough.  Maybe a little early this year; but then, we live in anxious times.   You know, between the probing attack of emails, offers, opportunities and meeting requests that began just before you dropped the first piece of Halloween candy and ...

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AES LA/SMPTE Hollywood Section meeting showcasing sound for Netflix hit series “Stranger Things”

Dialog, music and sound effects artfully blending for this spooky sci-fi drama On January 31 at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, a joint AES/SMPTE meeting will showcase the intricate sound editorial and re-recording of the Netflix mini-series Stranger Things. Come and learn how the sound team creates the unique 5.1-channel soundtrack, including the eerie music that is key to the show’s look and feel. A second season from The Duffer Brothers is scheduled to start later this year, with its haunting Eighties-style, synth-based musical score. The editorial team for Stranger Things is headed up by supervising sound editor Brad ...

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Sonnet Launches Thunderbolt 3-to-PCI Express® Card Expansion Systems for Mac and Windows

IRVINE, Calif. — Jan. 12, 2016 — Sonnet Technologies today officially launched its first Thunderbolt 3-to-PCIe® card expansion systems, the Echo Express SEL Thunderbolt 3 Edition and the Echo Express SE I Thunderbolt 3 Edition. Like the other members of the award-winning Echo Express family, the SEL and SE I enable the use of a wide variety of high-performance PCI Express® (PCIe) cards with computers equipped with Thunderbolt ports. Both the SEL and SE I are compact and lightweight single-slot Thunderbolt 3 expansion systems, differing only in size, that are ideal for use in situations in which users only need ...

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IHSE to Demonstrate KVM Solution at 2017 NAMM Show as a Feature of Avid’s Pro Tools | S6 Audio Control Surface

CRANBURY, N.J. — Jan. 12, 2017 — IHSE USA will showcase the latest KVM network capabilities integrated into the Avid Pro Tools | S6 audio control surface at the 2017 NAMM Show, Jan. 19-22 in Anaheim, California. The IHSE KVM solution, based on the Draco tera compact switch with HDMI extenders over Cat X, will be on display with a Pro Tools | S6 workstation in Avid‘s booth, 6400. “IHSE has long been a trusted provider of professional KVM solutions for studio recording and music production, so we were grateful for the opportunity to join forces with Avid to integrate ...

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ChyronHego Appoints Casper Plessing as Vice President of Sales, Iberia

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Jan. 12, 2017 — ChyronHego today announced the appointment of Casper Plessing as vice president of sales for Iberia, encompassing Spain and Portugal. Plessing will focus on expanding sales opportunities and managing partner channels in the region’s challenging broadcast industry. He moves into the new role from his previous position as sales manager for VidiGo, now a ChyronHego company. “We were fortunate to gain access to Casper’s outstanding sales management and technical expertise through our acquisition of VidiGo, and now it makes complete sense for him to take charge of this important sales effort,” said Rickard Öhrn, ...

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Alfred Monterrubio Joins Riedel Communications’ North America Technical Services Staff

BURBANK, Calif. — Jan. 12, 2017 — In a move that will strengthen and complete the Riedel North America technical services department, Riedel Communications has hired Alfred Monterrubio as a Service and Support Engineer. Monterrubio joins Riedel with nearly a decade of experience in quality control and management for broadcast technology solutions. “We’re pleased to welcome Alfred to the team, and we know we’ll be relying heavily on his expertise in video software and quality systems as we continue to boost customer satisfaction in the North America region,” said Joyce Bente, President and CEO at Riedel North America. “Alfred will ...

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Video Clarity Announces ClearView Player IP

CAMPBELL, Calif. — Jan. 11, 2017 — Video Clarity Inc., provider of market-leading audio and video quality measurement and analysis systems, today announced the launch of ClearView Player IP, a high-capacity server with playlist functions for automatically playing and recording uncompressed video using new IP-related video transport standards. ClearView Player IP represents a new category of playback servers specifically designed for use in an IP infrastructure. “We’ve long been developing our uncompressed video recorder/player line in the SDI domain, but now that new IP network standards are making their way into professional production and transmission applications, product manufacturers and programmers ...

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