Digital human technology gets an update: Cubic Motion’s Persona is now 70% smaller

Persona digital human hardware

Cubic Motion has announced a major hardware update to Persona – the technology behind the world’s first high-fidelity digital humans across video games, films, broadcast media, and immersive technologies. Known for bringing to life characters such as Siren, Meet Mike and most recently Akali, Persona continually captures and translates an actor’s performance onto a computer-generated […]

Matrox Now Shipping the World’s Only Four-Channel 4Kp60 XAVC Codec Card

MONTREAL, Quebec — September 13, 2019 — Matrox® Video today announces that the Matrox M264 S4 H.264 hardware codec card is now shipping. Having recently completed the official XAVC verification program by Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc. (“Sony“), the Matrox M264 S4 codec card supports up to an unprecedented four 4K channels of XAVC […]

AJA Ships Corvid 44 12G with 12G-SDI I/O at IBC 2019

Delivers flexible 8K and multi-channel 4K I/O for Developer Partners Amsterdam, Netherlands, IBC Conference, Stand 7.C25 (September 13, 2019) — At IBC 2019, AJA Video Systems announced the release of Corvid 44 12G, an 8-lane PCIe 3.0 video and audio I/O platform supporting 12G-SDI I/O. Corvid 44 12G is available in ten different models, including […]

RecordTV selects MediaKind IRD to enable extensive coverage of 2019 Pan American Games

RecordTV selects MediaKind IRD to enable extensive coverage of 2019 Pan American Games Deployment of MediaKind’s RX8200 Advanced Modular Receiver enables RecordTV to upgrade its infrastructure to receive HEVC 4:2:2 encoded satellite signals RX8200 enables broadcasters to achieve optimal bandwidth efficiency gains, as well as feature-set of MPEG-4 AVC HD, 4:2:2, 10-bit 1080p50/60 for highest […]

Core Post Delivers Sky One’s Brassic in HDR with DaVinci Resolve

Fremont, CA – September 10, 2019 – Blackmagic Design today announced that UK post facility, Core Post, has expanded its post production capabilities to offer HDR delivery for broadcast and production clients through its existing DaVinci Resolve Studio workflow. The full service post house, based in Salford’s Media City, upgraded its master color correction suite with […]

MediaKind launches robust cloud-based solutions to deliver further value for TV Service Providers, Content Owners, Broadcasters and Operators

MediaKind launches robust cloud-based solutions to deliver further value for TV Service Providers, Content Owners, Broadcasters and Operators Initial application-specific, packaged solutions announced as ‘Aquila Streaming’, ‘Cygnus 360° Events’, ‘Cygnus Contribution’ and ‘Cygnus Distribution’ Preliminary rollout addresses core broadcast contribution and distribution use cases, as well as enabling the rapid, efficient deployment of new OTT […]

Hungry Earth Productions Used Blackmagic Design Products At Holy Ghost Festival

When the idea of a festival is conceived, then the spark of creativity is sure to be well incorporated into making what should always be a smashing experience, as the Brits would say. The Manchester, United Kingdom Holy Ghost festival did just that this year as it dabbled in a bit of blackmagic, or Blackmagic […]