New affordable live production switcher specifically designed for YouTube live streaming and business presentations via Skype.
New affordable live production switcher specifically designed for YouTube live streaming and business presentations via Skype.
The vMix GO v2 features compelling hardware and software updates for all market segments.
As a school media production program, we are constantly on the lookout for products that are durable with sensible features, and come to market at a budget friendly price.
Datavideo’s Educator’s Production Bundles: (EPB-1000 & EPB-2000)
It’s no secret that video production classes can provide students with life-long skill sets including critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills that are required for success in the years to come.
Amid the hustle and bustle that is inherent to the beginnings of a new school year there is much to look forward to.
Over the past several years, school broadcast programs around the country have been investing money to put industry standard equipment into the hands of their students.
SuiteCG is thrilled to announce the release of version 0.6.35, which adds the long-awaited, much-anticipated, highly-deliberated Team Rosters feature!
Compact, portable, easy-to-use mixer offers 4-channel HD video switching, built-in compositing effects, multichannel audio mixing and more.
When I got the call from the guys at IDX asking if I ever used their batteries, my immediate thought was “why would I ever use professional level batteries in my classroom?”
The last few years at NAB I’ve been more impressed with the lighting than I have been with all the other gadgets that have come out.
90s looks but is packed with the latest tech
In the fast growing world of DSLR cameras, how do you know where you can get the most bang for your buck?
Several months ago, I wrote that automated sports production “ is real and around the corner for high school sports.”
Audio-Technica (NAB booth C1745), a leading innovator in transducer technology for over 50 years, offers the System 10 Camera-Mount Digital Wireless System,
Roland’s just unveiled the V-02HD multi-format video mixer.
Teradek revolutionizes live streaming with the new Create:Share initiative
By connecting your video source to a BirdDog Studio NDI, your video becomes available anywhere on your network making connection to your favourite NDI production system a breeze.
Datavideo, the complete live-video solutions manufacture announces the TVS-1000, a complete virtual studio in one box.
I have always struggled with whether a real wireless video system was worth the cost for my schools.
I’m Dave, the video production teacher at Tustin High School.
When planning the recent CavesLIVE distance learning webcast from the 260-feet deep Luray Caverns in Virginia, the production team of Williams County Public Schools knew they needed a robust, reliable transmission solution that could handle the lack of bandwidth in the cave.
The world’s most advanced visual effects and motion graphics software is now available completely free of charge.
The email started with “Thank you. I felt like a hero.”
Blackmagic Design and Michael Buffo Help the Next Generation of Filmmakers Achieve Their Goals
Grass Valley’s EDIUS Pro software has long been known for its speed and workflow efficiency which is why it has carved out a nice niche in broadcast news rooms around the world.
Running cables at sporting events is always a challenge; especially for an all student broadcast team.
“EWWW that camera is so good it makes Jayden cute.”
If you need to get a broadcast quality HD signal from point-A to point-B and running cable is not an option
Recently, I reconnected with Henry Engineering products in an AH-HA moment.
The newest entry in the Newsroom Computer System (NRCS) space,
When I was first approached about reviewing the new LiveU Solo I admit, I was skeptical.
Over the last few years Blackmagic Design (blackmagisdesign.com) has made quite a few waves with their camera releases.
Hollywood Camera Work has released Causality Story Sequencer, an innovative new kind of writing and story development app over 5 years in development.
RØDE Announces New and Improved Blimp Windshield
Expanded portfolio now includes an HDMI version, the Solo Studio featuring cloud-based graphics production tools, and iOS app.
Capture discreet audio with this clever lav mounting solution from Rode.
Our digital production class at Talawanda High School was started four years ago as an idea that our school needed just a couple of student to do a short daily news video for the student body.
Going into production of my Columbia College thesis film, The Jog (facebook.com), I knew I was going to be needing something a little different for lighting.
Being a professional videographer and working in an industry where technology is constantly changing, I'm always on the look out for more efficient and affordable equipment.
The FDR-AX1 is a great professional camera that produces fabulous results with great dynamic range and excellent color reproduction, has lots of buttons and dials for easy to use full manual control and shoots in ultra high definition 4K to boot!
It’s the 4th of July.
Okay. You’re out shooting an event or an interview. You have your HDSLR camera and your fast zoom or prime lenses, and your footage is looking great.
Datavideo today announced that the SE-650 Stream and Record GoKit has won the Best Streamer & Switcher of NAB 2017 from Videomaker.
I wrote in my recap of NAB that I believe Blackmagic Design (BMD) is targeting educators (http://schoolvideonews.com/Equipment/Article-10).
Until now, achieving a high-definition A/V studio with live streaming required a large amount of equipment.
I arrive at 4:25pm for a 4:30pm call time. I see one of my students in the stands waiting on me and no others.
"Once again, NAB Show serves as the premiere event for content and communications professionals from around the globe,"
Working as a full time cinematographer brings many different challenges.
Beachtek announced four major new products at the 2013 NAB show recently concluded in Las Vegas.
Can You Hear Me? - Review of Unity Intercom
We’ve all heard of it, the industry standard for scriptwriting software Final Draft. Version 8 comes with a wide array of new tools and improved functionality.
Unique camera angles can bring viewers into a broadcast and provide a method for them to experience the event in a way they could not if they were there in person.
Blackmagic Design today announced ATEM Production Studio 4K, the world's first Ultra HD 4K production switcher with support for Ultra HD live production with 6G-SDI and HDMI 4K technology, is available in April for only $1,995.
Roland punches above its weight class with the diminutive but feature-packed Roland V-1SDI all-in-one hardware audio and video switcher.
Blackmagic Design today announced Blackmagic Production Camera 4K,
One of my biggest challenges in the field is getting a program monitor to the various locations around the field or venue.
How could I get a “big video switcher look and feel” on a budget?
Roland has announced the introduction of its VR-4HD High-Definition AV Mixer, an easy-to-use, compact and portable AV Mixer that integrates a digital audio mixer, video switcher, multi-viewer touch screen and USB video/audio streaming interface into a stand-alone device.
Right out of the box the Padcaster is ready to use for professionals and amatures alike.
One of the biggest frustrations that I have when it comes to doing live events is graphics.
Professionals who love their display-challenged DSLRs will also love the MR7, 7-inch HD-SDI LCD monitor from ikan.
We recently expanded the scope of work available to our video journalism students by building a customized production vehicle called the Mobile Storyteller.
Six-channels of quality audio, a variety of input types and a reasonable price make the Roland R-26 a strong contender in today's portable audio recorder market.
When we began our broadcast program at Cleveland High School (Tennessee), we wanted to provide our students with the equipment and tools that the professionals use, but using a high school budget.
We’ve all been through it, the time consuming task of syncing the audio from your external recording device to your DSLR footage.
Manfrotto, a leading global innovator and manufacturer of premium photo, video and lighting support products and accessories, proudly announces that the 190go! Carbon Fiber has won the prestigious 2016 TIPA Award as Best Tripod.
Ensworth High School’s football team is in for a challenging autumn.
It is not a secret that I love the new JVC GY-HM200SP.
Video producers at every level seeking a lighting solution that combines versatility, convenience and ease of use should definitely have a very close look at the ikan IB1000.
Fully configured live streaming production system removes the hurdle of system integration allowing live event producers to focus on production and streaming.
The HDSLR Mini plug adapter with maxi features and performance. Ideal for wireless receivers or mics with mini-plugs.
Roland announces the introduction of its V-1SDI Video Switcher, an easy-to-use, compact and portable switcher that can accommodate 3G-SDI and HDMI audio/video sources with resolutions up to 1080p and features a host of professional compositing effects and DSK (down-stream key) capabilities.
Producing a news or sports show with a word processing program can be frustrating.
In the world of broadcasting and video production, it’s rare to find what you’re looking for at a reasonable price.
Unless you want to go the extra step and record to an extra audio recorder, this is a good buy to solve a DSLR camera's audio issues.
Do you want to add a new dimension to your student broadcasts?
What camera can be mounted on skateboards, race cars, surfboards, parachutes, planes, rockets and still be affordable for the amateur video enthusiast?
As a high school digital media instructor, I am constantly looking for ways to create a network style production on a tiny budget.
So you have this fancy Tricaster or video switcher with all the bells and whistles, except one very important “bell.”
I was able to attend the recent NAB to get caught up on some of the changes taking place in our industry (drones and IP video) and besides, Vegas is always interesting and a lot of fun.
I have to admit, I was a skeptic when I first opened the box. In the box were a grey cloth, a ring of green LED lights and a control box for the LED lights.
One of the least exciting parts of teaching Digital Media/Broadcast Journalism is equipment management.
For truly versatile lighting suitable for all users check out FloLight's MicroBeam 2500W Equivalent video lights.
Now it’s possible to distribute and sell Ultra HD content direct to customers at live events!
When I first saw the box I thought, "wow, this thing is really small.
6 channel production intercom on the devices you already own.
Roland Systems Group is releasing the Roland VR-3 - a fully integrated audio mixer, video switcher for live production and web streaming.
JVC Professional Video, in partnership with Sportzcast, a sports automation company, announces real-time scoreboard data with the new GY-HM200SP 4KCAM streaming camcorder.
Lightweight, reliable and durable LCD monitors.
Audio-Technica (NAB Booth 7916), a leading innovator in transducer technology for over 50 years, is debuting its new compact AT8024 Camera-mount Switchable Stereo/Mono Microphone.
This month it’s time to take a look at some hardware and software that can get the job done. In the past few months I had a chance to dive into the stream of Internet services highlighting some that are available to a budget-conscience High School Broadcaster.
30 of the best music groups from around the world were invited to play on the NAMMNissan Grand Plaza Stage, the largest stage at NAMM 2016, where all performances were produced and live streamed by Datavideo equipment.
They say that necessity is the mother of invention.
Camera Motion Research (CMR) has introduced asked-for accessories for Amimon Connex wireless HD sets.
New P2 HD Camera with 22X Zoom Lens and 1080/720p Variable Frame Rates Establishes New Image Quality Standard for Handheld HD Acquisition.
Although power is always a consideration when designing a facility or an OB vehicle, it takes a back seat to the sexy widgets and sophisticated solutions that nonetheless depend on it to perform properly and consistently.
From the Classroom to the Small Screen with ATEM at Boston University
The new vMix GO 4 builds on the amazing feature set of the GO line of mobile production switchers.
Since their transition to digital technology almost a half decade ago Northern Michigan University’s WNMU-TV, affiliate of the Public Broadcasting Service, has gained even more recognition in the broadcasting world.