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Shotoku USA to Demo SmartPedVR for the First Time at NAB 2018

NAB Booth C9015 Click to visit Shotoku at NAB 2018 Shotoku expands VR/AR capabilities to popular pedestal Woodcliff Lake, NJ • Shotoku USA, Shotoku Broadcast Systems’ North American operation, will offer NAB attendees a first look at SmartPedVR, the VR/AR-enabled version of its SmartPed that blends Shotoku’s well-proven and highly-accurate built-in VR tracking capabilities with its widely-popular robotic pedestal allowing ...

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Smart Things Still Don’t Play Well Together

                “Now clear your minds. It knows what scares you. It has from the very beginning. Don’t give it any help, it knows too much already. – Tangina, “Poltergeist,” MGM, 1982     Ever since we bought The Clapper, we’ve been working to make our home smarter; and it hasn’t been an easy or fun journey.   Our ...

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A Unifying Approach to the Storage Demands of Media & Entertainment

Today’s Challenges for Post Production, Visual Effects and Playout Workflows Today’s broadcast and post production environments are faced with a multitude of challenges, from complex and difficult to integrate ecosystems to increased pixel depth/frame rates to the evolving IP-video landscape. Chief engineers and IT administrators in many cases must integrate MAM, VFX, grading, transcoding, rendering/compositing workflows with make do cobbled ...

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Wazee Digital CTO Greg Loose and BASE Media Cloud MD Ben Foakes to Address Sports Archiving at Broadcast TECH’s Sports Tech Innovation Seminar

Participating in IBM Aspera Panel, Greg Loose and Ben Foakes to Present ABB FIA Formula E Championship Use Case for Multicloud Service DENVER — March 19, 2018 — Wazee Digital, a leading provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services, today announced that the company’s CTO, Greg Loose, will be a panelist for the Broadcast TECH Sports Tech Innovation seminar, ...

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International channel Clubbing TV selected PBT EU to integrate interactive TV content in full HD for RosTelecom broadcasts and its Clubbing TV Russia localization

International channel Clubbing TV selected PBT EU to integrate interactive TV content in full HD for RosTelecom broadcasts and its Clubbing TV Russia localization   PBT EU nailed localization expectations required for Clubbing TV Russia     International channel Clubbing TV selected PlayBox Technology’s AirBox Neo from PBT EU to launch “Clubbing TV Russia” on interactive TV in HD. A ...

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Shotoku USA to Bring Enhanced ECI Automation Interface to NAB 2018

NAB Booth C9015 Click to visit Shotoku at NAB 2018 Expanded  Interface joins Company’s “Smart” robotic solutions Woodcliff Lake, NJ – Shotoku USA, Shotoku Broadcast Systems’ North American operation, has revealed plans to bring a significantly enhanced version of its External Control Automation Interface (ECI) to NAB 2018.  The upgraded interface incorporates powerful new features that add a layer of ...

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The Stuff That Makes Your Entertainment Enjoyable

“Look, all I’m asking, is for you to just have the tiniest bit of vision. You know, to just sit back for one minute and look at the big picture.” — Ellie Arroway, “Contact,” Warner Bros., 1997     Remember when you used to plan a week in advance for a night at the movies or ran home because you ...

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Core SWX Products Give Steadicam Operator Confidence During Unpredictable Shoots

ATLANTA, GA, MARCH 14, 2018 – Atlanta-based Steadicam Operator Jessica Lopez has worked on big-name shoots ranging from the Wiz Khalifa “Something New” music video to the CW Valor series. While the needs of each shoot vary, one thing remains consistent throughout, Lopez’s certainty that Core SWX’s Hypercore 150 and Hypercore 98 batteries will provide the lasting power needed for ...

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Hulu VR Series A Curious Mind with Dominic Monaghan Shot with Micro Studio Camera 4K

Fremont, CA – March 13, 2018 – Blackmagic Design today announced that Toronto-based production house CreamVR used four Micro Studio Camera 4Ks to shoot the virtual reality (VR) series “A Curious Mind with Dominic Monaghan,” now available on Hulu VR. Co-produced with Hulu and Microsoft, “A Curious Mind with Dominic Monaghan” takes viewers along on a immersive scientific exploration of our universe ...

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Video Production Intern – Full Time Paid Internship

Position: Video Production Intern – Full Time Paid Internship Company: Taylor & Pond Interactive Location: San Diego CA US Taylor & Pond is looking for a creative and innovative individual to shoot, edit, and create videos that support our fantastic social media team and clients. This is a hands-on position and a great opportunity for growth and is available ...

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Director of Creative Services

Position: Director of Creative Services Company: University of North Carolina Location: Chapel Hill NC US The Department of Athletics exists to provide educational and athletic opportunities to young men and women and to serve the interests of the University by complimenting and enhancing its diversity and quality of life. Through its athletic programs, the University seeks to unite alumni, faculty ...

Read More » Makes Industry Debut with Line of Highly Customized Workstations and Servers for Content Creators

  Custom System Builder Offers “What’s Next” in Content Creation Systems; Designed for Specific Needs of Studio Teams, CG Artists, Animators, Editors and Colorists   Los Angeles, CA (March 8, 2018) – ( is making its industry debut this week, offering a new approach to meeting the needs of content creators with application-matched workstations, portables and servers.   Started ...

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Filmmakers Tackle Some Projects Because They Can

  “Let’s get the girl to check the numbers. Yes, Sir, the smart one. And if she says they’re good, I’m ready to go.” – John Glenn, “Hidden Figures,” Levantine Films, 2016     Sure, I like movies.  What’s not to like?   I like them so much I don’t even check the Rotten Tomatoes ratings (sometimes I wish I ...

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SMPTE Calls for Applications for 2018 Student Paper Award and Scholarship

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — March 7, 2018 — SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose membership spans the globe, is now accepting applications for the 2018 Student Paper Award and the Louis F. Wolf Jr. Memorial Scholarship. These opportunities provide students with occasions to explore the motion-imaging field, connect with ...

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VITEC to Present Latest Innovations in HEVC Video Encoding/Decoding and IPTV and Digital Signage Platform at CCBN in Beijing

PARIS — March 7, 2018 — VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, will demonstrate its video encoding, streaming, and media asset management (MAM) solutions at the China Content Broadcasting Network (CCBN) exhibition, March 22-24 at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing. In Hall 2, Stand 2108, VITEC will highlight the company’s point-to-point HEVC/H.264 streaming ...

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Quantum Corporation – 2018 NAB Show, Pre-Show Interview. #NABShow @NABShow @QuantumCorp

4K, 6K, and 8K production. High dynamic range and wide color gamut. Virtual reality. All-IP workflows. The cloud. These paradigm

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