Instant replay is an essential part of quality sports programming. New lower budget options are now available to help smaller venues and schools do instant replay. This is giving these smaller production added entertainment value while also providing officials the ability to review plays.
Cameras, lenses, and video mixers have … Read the rest of this now >>
The newest trend in technology for PTZ cameras is ‘PoE’ or power over ethernet. This technology allows for power to be carried over a Cat5e or Cat 6 cable. Today, ethernet cables can carry a substantial amount of data and power, and camera companies are working hard to take advantage … Read the rest of this now >>
The difference between 720p, 1080i, and 1080p has been debated for years. 1080p is superior in quality, however whether or not that quality can be delivered is a whole other matter. In this world full of ads and sales for technology in 1080p HD, 2K, and 4K , the vast … Read the rest of this now >>
By Miguel Galindo
What HDMI cable do you need to play 4K vs HD? What HDMI cables can do 3D? What is HDMI 2.0? What is HDMI 1.4? This blog will answer these questions and give you valuable information on purchasing the right HDMI cable for your live video productions … Read the rest of this now >>
HDBaseT is a new video and data transfer standard that could soon replace HDMI. Most video productions have to set up at least 2-3 cables for each camera station, depending on if you cameras are robotic, or need to transmit tally. Imagine if you only had to set up one? … Read the rest of this now >>
2K distribution and 1080p HD broadcast are going to receive new attention at NAB. That’s right, ‘2K’ is not a typo, that is what I meant. Broadcast and distribution in 1080p is being adopted slowly, but not nearly as slowly as 4K.
If you currently own a 4K camera,… Read the rest of this now >>
Pan-tilt-zoom cameras are becoming more common in video productions, often replacing crew members with their low profile and cost. This is a Datavideo PTC-150 at the 2016 NAMM Show.
Are PTZ cameras difficult to use compared to traditional cameras?
Datavideo interviewed Eviana Vergara, a remote camera operator who recently did … Read the rest of this now >>
Recently, yet another client on a live video shoot wanted a lot of things, at the last minute, for the same budget. This was a shoot for a seminar by a life coach with a motivational speech and power point presentation in front of a live audience, all of which … Read the rest of this now >>
Hundreds of artists from nearly every imaginable musical genre gathered to perform on five NAMM Show stages during the 2016 NAMM Show in Anaheim, meeting with nearly 100,000 other members of the music industry.
30 of the best music groups from around the world were invited to play on the … Read the rest of this now >>
VidCon is an annual gathering of online video creators, fans, and members of the industry who share in the billions of dollars the content generates. Digital video generated on YouTube and other platforms is a revolution in online media.
This years VidCon was bigger than ever, occupying every space at… Read the rest of this now >>