CHALLENGE: To upgrade a single studio used simultaneously for three productions to HD during the production season.
SOLUTION: Production solutions including: • 8x LDX 80 Première 1080i/720p Switchable System Cameras • Karrera 3 M/E Video Production Center Switcher • NVISION 8144 144x144 Router • Multiple Kaleido Multiviewers
BENEFIT: Ability to move content easily and quickly between production and post, electronic delivery for airing with the functionality to make last minute changes
CHALLENGE: TV Cultura a station with a legacy of being a pioneer, starting with the early move to a tapeless environment wanted to launch a new set of technologies that would be even more innovative.
SOLUTION: A Grass Valley news production solution to enable more efficient workflows, consisting of LDX 80 Flex cameras, GV STRATUS video production and content management, EDIUS editing software, K2 Summit 3G production clients and K2 SAN
BENEFITS: Transformed TV Cultura's news production workflow into an agile and cost-efficient operation with the ability to scale based on business and production needs.
CHALLENGES: Upgrade to high definition while providing students a professional working environment with the same broadcast equipment being used throughout Chile
SOLUTION: Production solutions including six LDX 80 Flex software-upgradable cameras, Karrera K-Frame S-series switcher with two 2 M/E control panels, two Kaleido-X16 multiviewers, two T2 iDDRs and Densité modular interfaces
BENEFITS: In addition to using equipment found in broadcast and productions facilities throughout Chile, the Institute is also a Grass Valley Authorized Service Provider, with its instructors certified by Grass Valley
Lyon Video Road Testing the New LDX Series Camera at Sebring International Raceway Case Study (GVB-1-0165A-EN-CS) File size: 851.2 KB, posted Oct 30 2014 The new LDX Series of software upgradable cameras from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, were road tested during the 61st Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebringpart of the American Le Mans Series of Formula One racing held March 2013 at the Sebring International Raceway in Florida. Veteran mobile production company Lyon Video, based in Columbus, Ohio, used a dozen of the new top-of-the-line LDX WorldCam cameras. SPEED, owned by Fox Sports, was televising and streaming the race live to Formula One racing fans around the world.
Christian Church Casa De Dios Case Study (GVB-1-0162A-EN-CS) File size: 677.8 KB, posted Sep 15 2014 Christian Church Casa de Dios (House of God) is the largest and fastest growing house of worship in Guatemala. They selected Grass Valley® solutions to deliver high-quality programs to their audience and for the members of their congregation.
A look at the features of the LDX Series: posted Jan 07 2014A look at the features of the LDX Series, LDX Compact series, XCU camera control unit, transmission, and accessories.
LDX Series - Introduction
LDX Series - Ergonomics, Xensium FT Imagers, Reliability, Business Flexibility (chapter 1)
LDX Series - Business Flexibility (chapter 2)
LDX Series - Model Overview (chapter 3)
LDX Series - LDX Flex Overview (chapter 4)
LDX Series - LDX Première Overview (chapter 5)
LDX Series - LDX Elite Overview (chapter 6)
LDX Series - LDX WorldCam Overview (chapter 7)
LDX Series - LDX Compact Overview (chapter 8)
LDX Series - Transmission Flexibility (chapter 9)
LDX Series - Accessories (chapter 10)
With ever-increasing momentum, image acquisition for broadcast must adapt to new requirements for supporting signal formats. These include having to support live event progressive formats, increasing number of cameras, and increasing distances between cameras and control points.
Delivering exceptional image acquisition solutions, Grass Valley offers Xensium-FT imagers with the only lossless 1080p imaging that maintains full sensitivity. Grass Valley 3G Transmission systems are the most flexible and future-proof transmission solutions available that also offer direct integration with third-party long distance transmission systems.
LDX Series Cameras with Xensium-FT Imagers: A Superior Replacement for CCD Technology Whitepaper by Klaus Weber, Director of Product Marketing, Cameras, (GVB-1-0164A-EN-WP) File size: 1.1 MB, posted Oct 29 2014 While CCD technology was the best choice for imagers in broadcast applications for many years, the latest generation of CMOS imagers now offers a range of advantages over CCD. This includes better sensitivity in progressive video modes today, and the potential for higher resolution, extended dynamic range and higher frame rates in the future. CMOS is setting the new standard for high-end broadcast applications.
LDX 82 Series Cameras webpage (web-ldx_82_series.x) The LDX 82 Series of cameras consists of four models offering varying levels of operational flexibility to match every production need, with the ability to upgrade as production and business needs change.
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