Author Archives: Bryant Frazer

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Marquis Launches Parking V5 Business Continuity for Avid at IBC 2016

Marquis Broadcast, experts in content workflows and media integration software, specialise in moving media and metadata.  The Company has announced it will launch Parking V5, its range of Avid storage management products, at IBC2016 on booth 7.G05. Project Parking archives, … more »

Film Capture, Content Requirements Discussed at FMS, August 9

A panel session of film and storage industry experts will explain why digital video content is becoming important across all platforms and why flash memory technology is the storage solution of choice at the FMS (Flash Memory Summit) 2016 M&E … more »

Shared Storage Tips

Eight Shared Storage Tips from Citizen Pictures, StorExcel and Quantum

Denver's Citizen Pictures recently became one of the first facilities to install a new Quantum Xcellis storage system, replacing an aging Xsan set up. During a StudioDaily webinar yesterday sponsored by Quantum, Andrew Moraski, post-production supervisor at Citizen, Lance Hukill, president … more »

Pixspan PixMover Promises 4K Workflow on HD Infrastructure

Pixspan shipped its PixMover software package, which it says uses Pixspan's lossless compression technology to reduce storage and bandwidth requirements for 4K DI and camera raw files by between 50% and 80%. First announced at NAB 2016, PixMover is designed to … more »

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Archion’s EditStor Omni Hybrid NAS Serves Both Editorial and VFX

Archion announced the EditStor Omni Hybrid, a new 4RU NAS server designed for VR, VFX, animation and motion graphics workflow. With a combined emphasis on throughput (up to 8,000 MB/second) for uncompressed 4K and 8K codec streaming and sheer speed … more »

The Night Of

The Night Of Title Sequence

HBO strikes again, commissioning a monochromatic title sequence for new miniseries The Night Of that achieves the not-insignificant task of putting New York cityscapes in a noirish new light. The miniseries is directed by Steven Zaillian; John Likens directed the titles at … more »

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Memnon Seeking New Clients in Indiana U. Digitization Push

The one-year-old Media Digitization and Preservation Initiative (MDPI), a joint project between Indiana University (IU) and Sony company Memnon, has racked up 100,000 saves so far — that's 100,000 audio and video recordings held by the university that have been digitized before … more »

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The Physics of Flip Tricks

School is definitely in session as Super Deluxe presents a skate video with a difference. Elegant slow-motion footage combines with cartoonish overlays to demonstrate the physical maneuvers of skater and skateboard involved in the front side flip, the fakie big flip, and the … more »

Pokémon Go AR

Five Things Pokémon Go Shows Us About the Future of Media

If you work in a big city, you need only step outside during your lunch break to see the effects of the first true AR craze. Odds are, you'll see someone wandering around, eyes glued to phone, looking to add … more »

Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K

Blackmagic Design Updates Production Camera 4K Workflow

The original Blackmagic Production Camera 4K, first shipped in February 2014, just got a new firmware update that expands the available workflow options when using an external recorder with the camera.  First, the v3.4 firmware adds start and stop triggering … more »