Today, Sony released an upgrade to the popular FS7 Super35mm sensor size line of cameras with the FS7 Mark II.
Bucking the trend of many "mark" upgrades that tend to evolve but not innovate, the camera has several hardware refinements that will be much appreciated, including a new internal variable ND (that will be very useful in the field), a revised lens mount, and a host of software and internal upgrades sure to be attractive even to existing owners.
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) today announced preliminary registered attendance of 15,404 for the 2016 NAB Show New York. The event was held November 9–10 at the Javits Convention Center and is the largest media, entertainment and technology convention on the East Coast. The attendance figure represents a nearly 30 percent increase over 2015 preliminary registered attendance of 12,055.
Wohler Technologies, leading manufacturer of video, audio and data monitoring solutions, will be displaying its latest monitoring technologies during NAB New York 2016 (Booth 1701). Among the offerings will be its new IP-based solutions — the iAM-MIX multichannel audio monitor and mixer, the iAM-AUDIO series of audio monitors, as well as Dante™ and Ravenna™ modules for the AMP2-16V Series audio monitors. For those looking for Wohler’s world-class audio monitoring in an affordable package, the AMP1-8-M dual input SDI 8-channel audio monitor will also be on display. Additionally, the latest iAM-VIDEO multichannel audio and video monitoring and metering devices are the latest products in Wohler’s award-winning iAM™ Series of intelligent, adaptable, rack-mounted monitoring equipment, and will also be demonstrated at the event.
At the November 2016 NAB Show New York, DS Broadcast is launching a new ATSC 3.0 decoder with both ROUTE (Real-Time Object Delivery over Unidirectional Transport) and MMTP (MPEG Media Transport) support. The BGD4100 Professional Decoder features decoding of UHD HEVC video with HDR support for SMPTE ST 2084 PQ and ITU-R BT 2100 HLG and audio support for AC-4, MPEG-H 3DA, and AAC.
Avid® (Nasdaq: AVID) today announced that at the 2016 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show New York (November 9-10, booth #549) it will demonstrate its industry-leading solutions relied on by media organizations across the globe to optimize content production and distribution workflow efficiencies. Powered by the MediaCentral™ Platform, the industry’s most open and integrated platform, Avid’s comprehensive tools and workflow solutions offer the most flexible on-premise and cloud delivery options.
JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced JVC VIDEOCLOUD, an online video and live streaming platform designed for small and medium-size enterprises, such as houses of worship, wedding videographers, and schools. Complete with a content management system and customization tools, JVC VIDEOCLOUD provides both private and public reliable viewer experiences. JVC will demonstrate the new service during the NAB Show New York (Booth #1515), which runs Nov. 9-10 at the Javits Convention Center.
Integrated Microwave Technologies (“IMT”), a business unit of xG Technology, Inc. (“xG”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), and a leader in advanced digital microwave systems serving the law enforcement, broadcast, sports and entertainment markets, will be highlighting its new Nulinx-IP line of point-to-point hybrid IP/ASI microwave radios and 58microLite HD Mini Kit at NAB New York 2016 (Booth 1650).
Zylight, a leading manufacturer and distributor of innovative LED lighting solutions, will showcase a variety of professional LED lighting instruments for broadcast, film, and stage production at the NAB Show New York, which runs Nov. 9-10 at the Javits Convention Center. Co-exhibiting with distribution partner USHIO in Booth 325, Zylight will demonstrate its own lights as well as options from Aladdin and LDDE, which the company distributes exclusively throughout North and South America.