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New SymplyPRO Sets the Benchmark for Integrated Workflow Collaboration With Enterprise-Class Performance and Redundancy

TORRANCE, Calif. — Feb. 28, 2017 — Symply, Inc., a global provider of high-performance digital storage solutions, today announced the launch of SymplyPRO, a “Symply better collaborative storage workspace.” SymplyPRO features field-proven RAID storage and an integrated blend of Fibre Channel and Ethernet sharing, providing broadcasters, film studios, post-production houses, and other media creatives that work with high-resolution content with ...

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Quantum at Game Developers Conference 2017

Quantum will show how its Xcellis workflow storage powers what’s next in game development and other demanding creative workflows. Equipped with the power to support multistream 4K workflows, Xcellis allows creative teams to produce richer game, virtual reality (VR) and visual effects (VFX) content more quickly and cost-effectively. Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2017 Preview Quantum Booth 237 March 1-3, San ...

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WCPMedia Services Accelerates Production and Post-Production Workflows

Industry leader in cloud-based asset management adds new features to improve dailies management, transcoding, delivery of assets and creative collaboration. HOLLYWOOD—WCPMedia Services today announces significant improvements to its market-leading, cloud-based media management platform to help television and motion picture producers better store, manage and share assets throughout the production cycle. New features and enhancements address core production activities including dailies ...

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Roundabout Entertainment Adds Craig Price to DI Team

Veteran editor and visual effects artists will focus on finishing studio and independent features. BURBANK— Veteran editor, visual effects artist and creative director Craig Price has joined Roundabout Entertainment. Price will serve as a finishing editor in the facility’s growing digital intermediate department. In his first project with Roundabout, Price performed final editing for Director Tommy Bertelsen’s indie thriller Feed. ...

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Joseph Electronics at the 2017 NAB Show

2017 NAB Show Preview Joseph Electronics Booth C6648 Tote Caddie Series On display at the 2017 NAB Show will be Joseph Electronics’ Tote Caddie series of portable fiber-optic signal-acquisition systems for ENG, SNG, and other outside broadcast (OB) applications. Tote Caddies offer a better option for fast, operator-deployed, point-to-point signal transport. Built using rugged Pelican cases, each Tote Caddie is ...

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New 4K Content From Skyward Kick Productions Now Available on Wazee Digital Commerce

DENVER — Feb. 28, 2017 — Wazee Digital, a leading provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services, today announced that new HD and 4K content is available for licensing through its Wazee Digital Commerce portal from Ottawa, Ontario-based Skyward Kick Productions. Skyward Kick specializes in extreme sports video but also produces projects ranging from corporate training videos and advertising ...

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YouTube Reveals That Humans Are Spending One Billion Hours A Day Watching Its Videos

In what appears to be a most incredible statistic, YouTube recently announced that over one billion hours a day are spent by people all over the world watching videos at its site. No longer is the social media giant just the place for cat videos or preteen blather and drivel, but has branched out to become one of the most significant ...

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Bexel Introduces Clarity 800 Camera for Live Production

BURBANK, Calif. — Feb. 28, 2017 — Bexel Global Broadcast Solutions, a leading worldwide provider of broadcast services, has unveiled the Bexel Clarity 800 camera, the world’s first miniature, high-frame-rate (HFR) point-of view camera for live production. Building on its unrivaled experience in live broadcast, Bexel developed the standard-setting Clarity 800 camera system to meet sports and event producers’ increasing ...

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Cinépolis exclusively selects Verizon Digital Media Services to power its Cinépolis KLIC Live OTT service

LOS ANGELES (Feb. 28, 2017) – Verizon Digital Media Services has been selected to power Cinépolis KLIC Live, enabling sports aficionados to now watch live Club Deportivo Guadalajara home matches on mobile and connected devices. Cinépolis KLIC Live offers all of the team’s home matches for this year’s season also including both prematch and postmatch live programming in premium, TV-like ...

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The South Florida Film Industry Continues To Struggle And A Recovery Continues To Looks Bleak

Despite decades of success, the film industry in Florida, and in South Florida in particular, has fallen onto hard times from which there may be no recovery. Despite hundreds of great films having been shot in Florida, including Scarface, Donnie Brasco, Ocean’s Twelve and Edward Scissorhands, the film industry here has been struggling with many issues that it seems to ...

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Open Broadcast Systems Appoints Video Signal as Italian Distributor

London and Trezzano, Italy, 22nd February 2017 – Open Broadcast Systems has announced that it has appointed Video Signal to distribute its software-based video transport solutions across Italy. Founded in 1994, Video Signal is a specialist distributor and integrator for production and video post-production technology. It is able to offer customisation to its customers across the region, delivering a bespoke ...

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INSIGHT TV Completes Production of New UHD Show Photonis Ultimate Forces Challenge

INSIGHT TV, the world’s largest producer and broadcaster of true unscripted 4K UHD content covering adventure travel and extreme sports genres, has announced that Kiem Media has completed production of its eagerly anticipated, unique outdoor sports and survival competition Photonis Ultimate Forces Challenge. Shot in 4K UHD on the beautiful island of Bali, the show will air on INSIGHT TV ...

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Position: Engineer Company: Deluxe Entertainment Location: Burbank CA US Burbank, California-based Deluxe Entertainment Services Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc., is the leading provider of a broad range of entertainment industry services and technologies. We offer complete film and digital solutions for production, post-production, major studio and independent theatrical release, broadcast, home entertainment, archiving and asset ...

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LYNX Technik Launches 12G Capable yellobriks

LYNX Technik AG, provider of modular interfaces for broadcast and professional AV signal processing applications, today announced that it has enhanced its yellobrik series with three new single link SDI 12G capable modules. A fiber transmitter (OTX 1410), fiber receiver (ORX 1400) and fiber transceiver (OTR 1410). LYNX Technik’s already extensive line-up of fiber optic transport solutions are now augmented ...

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Digital Content Specialist I

Position: Digital Content Specialist I Company: Cox Media Group Location: West Palm Beach FL US Description The Digital Content Specialist will work with the social media team to execute our Facebook distribution strategy. You will understand the makeup of our audiences on our various channels in order to successfully identify stories and content for those audiences. You’ll be crafting teases ...

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RED Digital Cinema to Show Sandro Miller’s ‘Playing Lynch’ Exhibit in Gallery Rouge at its RED Miami Location

RED Digital Cinema will open the ‘Playing Lynch’ exhibit at its Miami location on March 11. The exhibit will celebrate the creative collaboration of actor John Malkovich and director Sandro Miller featuring depictions of well-known characters and scenes from David Lynch’s Films. The exhibit opening will be held from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm on the evening of March 11. ...

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