BirdDog Comms Pro
By harnessing the true power of NDI, BirdDog Comms Pro is the world’s first audio intercom system integrating live camera feeds. Be in total control and see every angle of your live production with live video windows from every BirdDog Studio enabled camera source.
World’s Best NDI® Audio Intercom System.
Harnessing the true power of NDI®, BirdDog Comms Pro is the world’s first audio intercom system integrating live camera feeds. Be in total control and see every angle of your live production with live video windows from every BirdDog NDI® enabled camera source.
See everything. Video preview windows.
Comms Pro has reimagined what an Audio Intercom system should look like. With video windows available for all the BirdDog Encoded NDI® Sources your director now has vision of all the cameras at their fingertips.
5 party lines. Talk to who you need.
Intuitive group management ensures everyone is on the right channel. Comms Pro makes it super easy to set up the call groups for clear lines of communication.
Push to talk.
With support for Push To Talk (PTT) function talking to you. For the camera operators, simply push your call button on any 4 Pole TRRS headset and talk to the group you have been set up in. On the directors side you simply push any of the groups to talk to that group. It’s really that easy, so push it real good.
Touchscreen. Make your life easy.
Every second counts in the fast paced world of live production. By using a Windows 10 Pro enabled touchscreen tablet the show director has direct lines of communication to the camera operators at their fingertips.
BirdDog compatible. Because of course.
Auto source detection. Tech magic.
Comms Pro automatically detects all your BirdDog compatible devices and for easy grouping and set up.
BYO headset. The choice is yours.
Comms Pro supports 4 pole, TRRS headsets so you can choose your own headset. From low cost android in-ear headphones, through to gaming headphones, to high end audio intercom headsets there is an vast array of options available to suit your needs and budget.
More About BirdDog NDI Solutions…
BirdDog makes esports a breeze. Gamers are already operating in an IP world and BirdDog natively talks the same language. Simply attach a BirdDog Mini to the HDMI output on your gaming computer or gaming console and you then have live video anywhere on your network.
Best of all BirdDog adds no extra load to the CPU as no software is required to be installed, meaning gamers retain full fps for gameplay.
Once the video is on the network it is available as an input to XSplit, OBS, or GameShow and then easily streamed to Twitch, YouTube Gaming, Facebook Live, or your favourite online destination.
Whether you are producing the live stream for a concert to go out to a million viewers online, or you are producing your local school’s end of year drama production BirdDog makes live events simple. BirdDog allows you to attach any camera to any video network and eliminates the need for expensive and proprietary video cables and back-end equipment.
With a variety of flexible ways to power BirdDog including Power over Ethernet (PoE), D-Tap from a professional camera battery or via included power adaptor, Mini truly simplifies your next event.
HOUSE OF WORHIP. SIMPLIFIED.
Talk directly with your audience. Online.
BirdDog makes House of Worship productions simple. Save a lot of time, money, and complexity by attaching BirdDog to all your cameras and have them all talking the same language to your NDI enabled production box such as TriCaster, vMix, Livestream, and more.
Because BirdDog packs so much into a single box you can avoid having to pay additionally for:
- Tally systems
- Video transmission
- Audio Comms
- Expensive SDI or HDMI infrastructure and cabling
- Video Cross Converter
All this via a standard Ethernet cable that can also provide power using our inbuilt PoE technology.
Live sports production is a challenging environment and you need to have confidence in your gear as you only get one chance to capture that moment. BirdDog gives you rock solid reliability due to the hardware design.
BirdDog does all of its work in dedicated silicon chips. There are no moving parts and the case is constructed of aircraft grade aluminium. Mini is built to have your back, every time.
Moving your next live sports production to an NDI workflow and using BirdDog may be the winning move that gives you the advantage over your competition.