Category Archives: Post/Finishing

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HP Retains Lead in Workstations — But Just Barely, Research Finds

HP is still the leader in workstation sales, but a reinvigorated Dell is coming on strong, according to new figures from Jon Peddie Research (JPR) that show Dell pulling within three percentage points of the leader in market share by units. That's … more »

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Thomson Video Networks Will Demo HDR Broadcasts at IBC

At IBC, Thomson Video Networks plans to show its ViBE 4K encoder [top] being used to encode HDR content in real time for UHD distribution.  A single HEVC stream can carry a non-HDR picture along with HDR metadata, allowing the stream to be used … more »

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Blackmagic Design Reissues 3G Mini Converter Line

Blackmagic Design has been pushing the envelope of format conversion, replacing its old 3G-SDI Mini Converters with newer 6G models for the same price. Now, recognizing that many customers don't yet need UHD-friendly conversion options, the company is bringing back the … more »

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Korn Manufaktur to Show Edeltraud 4K Film Scanner at IBC

Berlin's Korn Manufaktur is debuting a new 4K film scanner, Edeltraud, at IBC 2015 net month. It uses a sprocketless design with laser-based film positioning and supports film gauges of 8mm, 9.5mm, 16mm and 35mm, the company said. Korn is located in … more »

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Frame.io Platform Gets V1.1 Update

Collaborative post platform Frame.io is getting a major update, with new features designed to improve security and make project-sharing easier for large groups. The expanded sharing and permission controls allow users to turn off download, sharing, and invitation tools for collaborators, … more »

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BenQ Ships New 4K UHD Display

BenQ shipped the BL2711U, a new 27-inch UHD (3840×2160) "design monitor" aimed at video editors, animators, graphic artists and the CAD/CAM market.  The 10-bit IPS panel fully supports both sRGB and Rec.709 color. (It makes no claims about the next-generation Rec.2020 … more »

Disney’s Leon Silverman to Get HPA Lifetime Achievement Award

Longtime Hollywood post fixture Leon Silverman—a founder of the Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) and president since the group's inception in 2002—is receiving the HPA's Lifetime Achievement Award this year. Silverman will accept the award at HPA's annual awards gala, scheduled for … more »

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JVC Debuts Six ProHD LCD Studio/Field Monitors

JVC updated its ProHD LCD monitoring line-up with a fresh slate of displays, including three new nine-inch DT-X92 models, that replace the existing DT-X91 line. JVC DT-X92F The top-of-the-line DT-X92HX2 ($2,950) offers two nine-inch IPS 1920×1200 LCD panels (an improvement … more »

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Panasas Scales Up the Scale-Out NAS with ActiveStor 18

Storage vendor Panasas put more power into its push into the media and entertainment market today with the announcement of the new ActiveStor 18 scale-out NAS appliance. The key specs for the ActiveStor 18 are scalability and storage density. With … more »

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Frame.io Integrates with FCP X for Clip and Timeline Sharing

Content collaboration platform Frame.io released its Final Cut Pro X integration today with the release of a new companion app that allows editors to publish clips or timelines directly from FCP X to Frame.io. The release of a new companion app … more »