In Broadcast - October 2017 - 18
www.inbroadcast.com | Vol: 7 - Issue 10 | October 2017
Calrec Brio Drives
GBR: CP Communications is relying
on a quartet of Calrec Audio's Brio
compact digital audio consoles to
deliver high-quality live sound for
Fox Sports' marquee coverage of
pro golf, baseball, and football.
CP Communications first deployed
the new Brios for the U.S. Open in
June, where they worked in concert
with several other Calrec desks on
a Hydra2 network.
This overcame the complex
logistical challenges of audio
mixing from the sprawling Erin
Hills golf course in Wisconsin.
AUS: Bluefish444 has announced
Streamstar SW to include Epoch |
Neutron, Epoch | 4K Neutron, and
Epoch | Supernova CG I/O.
Streamstar SW live production
and streaming software provides
a broad range of professional
interface, allows remarkable speed
and ease of use.
Streamstar with Bluefish444
Epoch gives users a high-quality,
multi-channel SDI live production
and streaming solution.
For ARRI SkyPanel
GER: DoPchoice has unveiled an
entire line of light directing and
softening equipment for the ARRI
Designed to enhance the new
S360-C, and other models, there's
the all-new Snoot for spill-light
reduction, Snapgrid for light
direction, and Snapbox for light
The Octa 5 and Octa 7, and popular
Snapbag softboxes, are now
available in more sizes to fit the
The Double-Bracket gangs a pair of
ARRI S60 SkyPanels.
AJA Recorders Sing For
Apple for its new music
streaming service, Carpool
Karaoke pairs celebrities for a
mobile sing-along adventure.
Industries co-owner Jason
D Liquori's history with
the series, fullwell 73, the
production company behind
the show, called on his
expertise to evolve Carpool
Karaoke from an HD to a 4K
The task was to replicate
an HD workflow for 4K delivery, and
extend the format to a half hour.
"Ki Pro Ultra Plus checked all my
boxes: an AC/DC power supply, dualslot recording, automatic rollover,
windshields and custom
headrest mounts. Each
camera outputs a 4K
6G signal to 12 4K SDI
multiplexers which split each
signal into four for input
to 12 Ki Pro Ultra Plus units
housed in a custom 18-inch
rack in the back of the main
Signals are then recorded
at ProRes XQ at 4K 29.97 to
AJA Pak SSD media. KPUPs
downconvert the signals
Prepping C-Mount's AJA Ki Pro Ultra decks to 1080p for playout to 17robust media that could handle inch HD-SDI monitors mounted with
repeated road hazards, and the ability wireless receivers.
to take the heat - literally.
Once each shoot wraps, the AJA Pak
Liquori's production setup has drives are handed off to the show's
12 cameras spread between the post supervisor.
Telearuba Deploys Brainstorm
rainstorm's Production Services
team supported the recent
production of the Aruba Elections'
coverage at Telearuba.
broadcaster in the country, extensively
used data-driven graphics created with
AstonElections, Brainstorm's templatebased election and business graphics
solution, and was complemented with
InfinitySet, the most advanced virtual
and augmented reality solution. This
combination allowed Telearuba to
display an impressive array of 3D
graphics and Augmented Reality at a
fraction of the cost typically associated
to this technology.
Telearuba conducted this special
programme with the
support of Brainstorm's
team which nevertheless
was on standby during
the entirety of election
night. "This proves once
again the robustness of
our systems," said Borja
Chirivella, Sales Director
for Latin America.
AstonElections offers a reliable
and eye-catching elections graphics
solution that did not require any
training or previous experience from
the user, and also that could fit smallto-medium budget requirements.
During the Elections Night, Telearuba
Telearuba election coverage
was able to make use of the wide
array of pre-defined templates
AstonElections offers, including Bars,
Pie Charts and a 3D version of the
Aruban Parliament that highlighted
seats with the colour of each party as
the results came in.