DDG: set solutions for broadcast news, sports, weather, entertainment, cable programs, and webcasting; professional services include hard set design and construction, custom or library virtual SoftSet content, or hybrid scenic development.
FIBER DISTRIBUTION WALLMOUNT PANELS
Americable FW SMART: features the Patchcord Slack Manager, which allows for slack storage within the unit and also protects the bend radius as the fiber exits the panel; an open, accessible design with removable doors and non-angled connectors allows fast and easy fiber jumper routing and reduces the risk of fiber damage when cleaning or patching fibers; is scalable from six to 24 ports of fiber connectivity, with splice trays available in 12 and 24 fiber capacities.
MULTIPLE SATELLITE ANTENNA
Antenna Technology Communications Inc. (ATCi) Simulsat C/Ku Precision series: takes the same parabolic-spherical shape of the company's Simulsat to the next level with precision accuracy and tolerances that result in improved Ku-band and C-band gain, as well as lower noise levels; capable of receiving satellite transmissions from 35 or more satellites concurrently, without adjustment or degradation in performance from one satellite to the next.
+8610 6497 3797; www.atci.com
ENG/EFP CAMERA FOR SDTV
Ikegami HL-60W: the switchable 16:9/4:3 unit offers a 3-chip AIT 520,000 pixel CCD; features 38-bit internal processing; 65dB signal-to-noise ratio and 750 TVL resolution, high sensitivity of f11, a low vertical smear of -135dB and a 10W power consumption; weighs 2.3 kilograms; is available with either 3-channel component triax or 2-channel triax configurations.
+49 2131 1230; www.ikegami.de
LIVE EVENT RECORDING AND REPLAY SYSTEM
Dixon Sports Computing and Doremi Labs: teams Dixon's Live Event Editor with Doremi's V1 dual-channel video disk recorder to give production facilities flexibility for playing back replays and preproduced packages; the Live Event Editor allows the operator to tie metadata to all the action as it is recorded to the V1.
Dixon Sports Computing: +1-562-439-0720; www.dixonsports.com
Doremi Labs: +33 492 952 830; www.doremilabs.fr
SOFTWARE TRANSCODING TOOL
Canopus ProCoder 1.2: supports virtually all popular video formats and now supports Sony's NSP-100 Network Storage Player; lets users convert single or multiple source files at one time and can output to multiple files in multiple formats simultaneously; the advanced stitching feature allows users to combine multiple input files of different formats and frame rates into one output file, eliminating the need to combine them in a separate editing application; employs video and audio filters to enhance the quality of converted output.
+44 1189 210150; www.canopus.com
Incite Multimedia Incite Editor 3.0: key features include a redesigned user interface that streamlines each step of production; edit during capture; batch render while editing; built-in Task Server technology; advanced media management tools with full control over all media assets and metadata; transparent access to local and network shared storage of media, graphics and effects; and new project configuration tools and configuration templates that can be customized and modified on the fly.
+41 22 308 5757; www.inciteonline.com
3-D TEXT, EFFECTS AND MULTI-LAYER COMPOSITING OPTION
Inscriber TitleMotion Pro for dpsVelocity: option for Inscriber's TitleMotion graphics and titling plug-in; provides access to animated textures over time, animated kerning over time and the ability to apply 3-D effects to text and graphics over time; ships with more than 175 3-D text styles and includes more than 100 new titling templates.
+31 297 380930; www.inscriber.com
FIREWIRE-TO-SDI VIDEO AND AES/EBU AUDIO CONVERTER
Laird Telemedia LTM-DVSDI: accepts IEEE1394 DV on a 6-pin or 4-pin input; SDI outputs are provided on two BNC connectors at 270Mb/s; digital audio output is presented via a single XLR in digital AES/EBU format locked at 48KHz; functions in both PAL and NTSC; powered by a 12V dc power pack; supports Windows XP and Mac OS 9.1 and newer; suitable for all remote and desktop environments.
SOFTWARE REMOTE CONTROL
Ultimatte Virtual Control Panel: for the remote operation and adjustment of Ultimatte's real-time digital video product line; is supported by any Windows 2000-based PC; provides complete remote access to all the menus and functions of the Ultimatte 9, Ultimatte 400 and Ultimatte HD compositing systems; all Ultimatte systems will include the software as part of the purchase; customers will have the choice of upgrading to the dedicated hardware controller as an option.
+31 297 380 935; www.ultimatte.com