In Broadcast - October 2013 - 10
I N T E R N A T I O N A L
WWW.INBROADCAST.COM | ISSUE 24 - OCTOBER 2013
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IMT Presents RF Central VClip
ntegrated Microwave Technologies
(IMT) presented its RF Central
VClip microLite Transmitter (VMLT)
The VMLT is a compact wireless
camera video transmitter that
mounts on the end of the camera
between a plate and any V-mount
battery, a widely used
mounting option for
the industry’s leading
The V-mount option
is integrated on both
sides of the VMLT
the transmitter to be
mounted to the camera,
then the battery to
be mounted to the
transmitter. As a result,
Nucomm Range Booster
Ampliﬁer pushes output
to 1 Watt
the battery is used to power up the
transmitter and pass power through
to the camera.
The VMLT comes in licensed and
license-free bands in both the 2GHz
and 5GHz frequency versions.
The 2GHz covers from 1.9 to
2.5GHz and delivers up to
200 mW, while 5GHz
covers 5.5 to 6GHz
with a robust 100
mW RF output.
Depending on the
mode and frequency,
has a range of
up to one mile.
The range and
power can be
200 mW to 1 Watt
with an optional
The V-mount option is
t IBC, Zixi announced a
partnership with JVC Americas
that lights the way to a new, mobile,
based future for professional video
The partnership will focus on
rapidly integrating cloud-based
JVC believe it is
inevitable that this
has until now required
will be integrated
into a new generation of mobile
Previously, ENG crews and
professional videographers had
to integrate various devices like
encoders, wireless setups and video
transport devices at the shoot in
the ﬁeld. Now that Zixi
and JVC have tightly
integrated Zixi into
t h e G Y- H M 6 5 0 ,
videographers may simply
connect the camera
to the Internet at the
location and transport
The JVC and Zixi partnership
integrates video over IP
USA: Shutterstock has announced
the addition of thousands of highquality videos from ﬁlmmakers Robb
Crocker (Uberstock), Daniel Hurst
(VIA Films), Luke Miller (Pathos Media)
and David Baumber (Multifocus).
The collections of royalty-free
HD footage are being offered on
Shutterstock for the first time.
Users can search an even greater
selection of stock videos featuring
sports and ﬁtness, business, lifestyle,
healthcare, education, aerials,
slow motion, animation and more.
A video reel featuring the
ﬁlmmakers' work is online.
RF Central VClip
now available on accompanying RF
Central microLite VClip dual diversity
receiver and RF Central Direct VU
HD handheld receiver/monitor.
JVC GY-HM650 Integrates Zixi Video Delivery
high-quality video to its destination
using Zixi’s video transport system.
Zixi claims it is possible to deliver
pristine video over the public
Internet or private IP networks
without worrying about distance,
packet loss or quality problems.
The GY-HM650 can also be
used with Zixi’s cloud delivery
service, Zixi Ramp.
When using Zixi Ramp in the
cloud, configuration of the GYHM650 to deliver video over the
Internet is as simple as entering a
single IP address.
Zixi will be available in the GYHM650 Fall 2013 ﬁrmware release.
NED: Limecraft showed a sneak
preview of Flow for Factual, a
specialised version of its cloudbased production platform.
Limecraft has customised its
collaboration platform to deliver a
turnkey solution for documentary
a n d m a g a z i n e p ro d u c e r s .
Specialised applications for
collaborative research, non-linear
storytelling and post-production were
developed in close collaboration
with the documentary department
of VRT (Brussels, Belgium), to ensure
the technology was ﬁt for purpose.
Flow for Factual is included in the
October release of Limecraft Flow.
N E D : F a c i l i s Te c h n o l o g y
debuted its TerraBlock 6.0
shared storage solution at IBC.
Touting a sleek new exterior
a n d re d e s i g n e d s o f t w a re
interface, TerraBlock 6.0 features
enhancements developed to
advance usability, performance
and collaboration, and to simplify