NewTek at IBCShow 2017!
“Connect with NewTek and see systems designed to meet audience expectations–today and tomorrow. With versions ranging from HD, to 4K and beyond, these systems use the latest technology to keep pace with the constant innovation happening in and around the video industry, while maintaining proven and familiar workflows you use today. Your end-to-end IP workflow is here today at NewTek.”
See how they make video production easier, faster, and BETTER.
- JUST ANNOUNCED LivePanel™: A flexible and easy-to-use browser-based interface for TriCaster® TC1 and IP Series.
- NEW NDIHX-PTZ1 Camera: Be among the first to see the world’s first camera with built-in NDI and true “plug and play” usability
- Winner Of A TVBEurope Best of Show Award!
- NEW Connect Spark™ Converters: instantly convert HDMI and SDI video into sources on the network
- NEW TriCaster® TC1: 4K UHD 60p, 16 external inputs, built-in Skype TX, and much more (NAB Best of Show winner)
- NEW NVG1: NewTek-Vizrt Graphics Server. World-Class Graphics for IP Video Production
- NEW Connect Pro Input and I/O Modules
- NDI® Technology: Already supported by more developers than any other IP standard (you’ll find NDI all over the show floor at IBC!)
- NDI Version 3 Wins TVTechGlobal Best of Show Award!
- The NewTek IP Series: Limitless 4K 60p IP and SDI production; now with updated hardware, control panels, and software features
- MediaDS™: instant streaming to Facebook Live and other CDN’s
- TalkShow®: Integrated NDI technology supporting input and output over IP
- 3Play®: Replay and turnkey sports video production solutions
And so much more, including telestration, virtual sets, keying, recording— everything you need to take your production to the next level, and be ready for the next generation of IP.
Looking at NewTek Spark? Consider BirdDog Studio NDI
While the NewTek Spark is currently not easily accessible from Australian distribution, we are lucky to have access to a locally designed alternative, BirdDog Studio NDI. While not wireless, it does offer several features that we believe make it a superior solution. BirdDog Studio NDI supports the full NDI protocol, not just the lower bandwidth, and lower quality, NDI | HX. It also displays tally and has on board SD to HDMI conversion, offering flexibility in camera mount applications. With plans for even more to come via firmware updates, BirdDog Studio NDI is a great investment for any live production looking to move to IP and NDI.
PTZOptics PTZ Cameras with NDI
Similarly with the Spark, NewTek’s NDI Camera is not easily acquired through Australian channels at the moment, but the good news is, there is a just as capable option available from PTZOptics. In fact, there are 4! Available with a 12x or 20x optical zoom and in your choice of BOTH the colours (White or Grey). PTZOptics announced their new cameras at NAB and they will be shipping very shortly.
In the mean time, you can order the current SDI Models and get 50% off the firmware upgrade to NDI when available. The result is you will end up with the NDI camera cheaper than it will be at release AND you will get your camera now!
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