Posts Tagged ‘nab’
Virtual Set at NAB 2015 (PHOTO: Odin Lindblom)

Flying Beyond 4K at the NAB Show

Every year in Las Vegas, the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show features some of the latest and greatest in tech for the film and television industries. From drones, to cameras, to computer hardware and software, NAB has it all. If someone would have said several years ago that drones would become an every day […]
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The Academy Promotes ACES Color Workflow at NAB

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences made a rare appearance at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show promoting their ACES color workflow. ACES (Academy Color Encoding System), the recently released standard for digital color management, image interchange and archiving of motion pictures, was designed to provide a unified approach for working with […]

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Fast, Furious, 4K

The More Intense the Content, the More Important the Storage  “This will decimate all, after you put about fifteen grand in it or more. If we have to, overnight parts from Japan.” – Jesse, “The Fast and the Furious,” Universal Pictures, 2001 Content was king at this year’s NAB (National Association of Broadcasters), especially 4K […]
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Devil & Demon Delivers Supercomputers For Everyone, launches at NAB 2014

The Devil & Demon Strategy has just announced the availability of super-computers for everyone. The new product line of custom-tuned Devil supercomputers and fast Demon workstations unleash unparalleled computing muscle in small footprints, with a breakthrough business model delivering flexible and cost-competitive purchasing options. Devil and Demon Strategy, will launch at NAB 2014, April 5-10 […]

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NAB Show’s 2014 SPROCKIT startup program schedule announced

Daymond John of “Shark Tank” to Speak in the SPROCKIT Hub; 27 Game-Changing Startups Present their Ideas to Prospective Partners – NAB Show today announced the program schedule for the second annual SPROCKIT, a year-round startup program that will kick-off once again at the 2014 NAB Show, April 5-10, in Las Vegas. SPROCKIT gives up-and-coming […]

Japanese public broadcaster NHK to demo over-the-air 8K TV at NAB show

Japanese public broadcaster NHK will present the latest iteration of its Super Hi-Vision system at the 2014 NAB Show, including a closed-circuit demonstration of over-the-air transmission of 8K content in a single 6 MHz UHF TV channel. The demonstration will be presented at the NAB Labs Futures Park, April 7-10 in Las Vegas. This will […]

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Autodesk Opens Call for Submissions for Best of the Best 2014 Show Reel

Autodesk is now accepting submissions for its Best of the Best 2014 Show Reel, which will premiere at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Convention from April 7-10, 2014 in Las Vegas, NV. Highlighting the year’s top talent and most innovative work created using Autodesk tools, the reel will be featured on featured on AREA, the Autodesk Web […]

The Editors Lounge Post-NAB Avid Party

After NAB, The Editors’ Lounge hosted their annual roundup with an all-Avid event, showcasing the latest and greatest tools for post-production professionals.  Showing off Media Composer 7, Pro-Tools11, and the new Interplay Sphere, there was plenty to see. Pro Tools 11 is now more powerful than ever with turbocharged 64-bit performance.  Avid’s Senior Solution Specialist […]


Nvidia preaches the GPU compute gospel at NAB

At NAB recently, NVidia has their usual presence showing off their Quadro products and various software technologies.  Many people may not have noticed, however, that NVidia was actually present in over 40 booths, covering everything from encoding technologies to color grading systems to rendering tools.  Many people thought that CUDA would fade away as the […]

The WASOL 2D/3D Conversion Lens

At NAB, WASOL was demonstrating a new lens system called the ‘3D Lensys’ which allows any traditional lens to be converted to a 3D lens.  It’s a hefty lens at 21kg, but it’s a great simple way to add 3D to your existing equipment.  Although, if it wasn’t for the fact that people saw it […]

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NAB 2011 Flame Premium “Total Control in Finishing”

Autodesk has posted a pair of videos in The Area detailing the new capabilities of the integrated Real-Time Color Grading in Flame Premium.  Showing the effects of volumetric light, 3d cast shadows, lens flares, and the multi-layer timelines, it’s a great way to get a glimpse of what’s available. In Flame Premium, Total Control in […]

NVidia is Everywhere at NAB

NVidia has a huge presence at NAB this year, showing up in over a dozen different booths and cementing their place as a guiding force behind much of the production and broadcast business.  With capabilites in the compositing, rendering, live editing, and routing spaces, it’s really no surprise but the sheer number of booths they […]