Following ‘extensive' research here are my suggestions for the systems, solutions, gadgets, innovations, demos, applications, enhancements, improvements and toys to look out for at IBC, depending on your requirements.
The best products at IBC...
For keeping assets safe.
For remote working
Pharos web browser playout control
For creating deliverables really fast
Codex Digital Lab
For keeping camera costs down
Canon XL H1s and H1a
For recording data on the move
Convergent Design's FlashXDR
For talking about in the IBC pub
Live 3D broadcast
For talking about in a coffee shop
Super Hi-Vision demonstration, NHK theatre
For making an editor's life easier
Assisted editing from Intelligent Assistance
For access to media via the web
XT2web from EVS
For grading on-location
Iridas Speedgrade Onset and Cine-tal intelligent displays
For squeezing data into really small packets better than H.264
New codec from On2 technologies
For combing RAW Red files on a timeline
For transmitting pictures and sound from a moving car
Link Research XPu
For standalone automation and master control
Morpheus Ice from Pro-Bel
For remote control of the internal workings of an SNG vehicle.
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