LAS VEGAS (CES Booth 14200) Jan. 6, 2010 â€“ Sony Electronics is expanding its line of solid state camcorders with two new models designed to broaden the shooting capabilities for professionals and consumers. The company is introducing its first professional camcorder that implements the AVCHD format, the HXR-NX5U, as well as a consumer AVCHD model, HDR-AX2000. more
Archive for January 6th, 2010
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2010 â€“ HP today added powerful and affordable new workstations and displays to its professional lineup, including the companyâ€™s first 14-inch mobile workstation.
Building on HPâ€™s award-winning Z series of workstations, the HP Z200 Workstation offers a new entry point to workstation-class performance at starting prices that rival those of traditional desktop computing systems, making it a great choice for government, education and small businesses. The HP Z200 is ideal for engineers and designers using Autodesk AutoCAD, photographers using Adobe PhotoshopÂ® and power office users. more
Haier, Maxim, Mitsubishi Electric and Toshiba among fifteen companies joining WHDI
CES, Las Vegas, NV â€“ January 6, 2010 â€“ WHDI LLC, the organization responsible for managing and licensing the WHDIâ„¢ (Wireless Home Digital Interfaceâ„¢) standard, today announced that WHDI has gained significant industry acceptance adding leading consumer electronics companies as WHDI contributors and adopters. The following companies have joined as WHDI Contributors: Haier, Maxim, Mitsubishi Electric and Toshiba. Additionally, the following companies have joined as WHDI Adopters: AmTRAN, Domo Technologies, Elmo, Gemtek, Gospell Smarthome Electronics, Hosiden, Murata, QMI, Seamon Science International, TDK, and Zinwell. These companies are in addition to the original WHDI Promoters: Amimon, Hitachi, LG Electronics, Motorola, Samsung, Sharp and Sony. more
LG Wireless Ready TV Product Line and Wireless HDTV Accessories are based on AMIMONâ€™s Wireless 1080p Solution
CES, Las Vegas, NV â€“ January 6, 2010 â€“ AMIMON, the market leader in wireless HDTV semiconductor solutions announced today that the new wireless-ready high-definition televisions and wireless HDTV accessories launched by LG Electronics are based on AMIMONâ€™s wireless 1080p solution. more
Atlantis, Paradise Island, owned and operated by Kerzner International Holdings, Inc., has been an integral part of the Bahamas tourism for more than 10 years, re-energizing the island’s appeal with signature vacation experiences and a landscape of white-sand beaches and stunning architecture. Today, tourism makes up 60 percent of the Bahamas’ GDP, with 5 million visitors just last year, much of it thanks to Atlantis. more
Irvine, California, January 4, 2010 â€“ iStoragePro proudly announces six superior performance portable media external storage drives with stylish, compact, high quality aluminum enclosure design. Six new models include Single bay 2.5â€? Pocket / 3.5â€? Dock, Dual Bay 2.5â€? Pocket II / 3.5â€? Dock II and Dual Bay with LCD screen 2.5â€? Pocket View / 3.5â€? Dock View. more
LINEAR ACOUSTIC TEAMS UP WITH TSL PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS GROUP TO INTRODUCE AWARD-WINNING PAMbDa-II AUDIO MONITOR
LANCASTER, PA. â€“ Linear Acoustic, the leading authority in loudness control solutions for digital television, has once again teamed up with TSL Professional Products Group, a leading broadcast systems integrator and manufacturer, and is introducing the latest product developed under this partnershipâ€”the PAMbDa-IITM Audio Monitor (also known as PAM2-3G16). The PAMbDa-II is already gaining industry recognition, taking home one of the highest honors in the British Broadcast industry from the Royal Television Society (RTS). more
Blackmagic Design Inc. today announced that Modern Videofilm Inc. used four Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve systems for color grading and full 3D stereoscopic effects for James Cameronâ€™s latest motion picture, Avatar.
To handle the immense scope and complexity of color correcting the alien worlds of Avatar, Modern Videofilm developed a network of DaVinci Resolve systems all connected via optical fiber. Three systems were installed at Modern Videofilmâ€™s main office in Glendale, CA, with the fourth system installed 56 miles away at the Fox Studio lot. more
TrioScopics was deemed 2009â€™s best 3-D viewing experience on Blu-ray Disc in four categories by 3DHollywoodinHiDef (www.3dhollywood.net/calendar). The industry Web site named Coraline the overall Best 3D Experience for home distribution, as well as Best Animated 3D release. My Bloody Valentine and B.O.B.â€™s Big Break took top honors in the Best 3D Live-Action and Best 3D Short categories, respectively. All three films used TrioScopicsâ€™ technology, which works with todayâ€™s standard television sets and Blu-ray/DVD players. The winners were chosen through a survey of entertainment industry professionals, journalists, and consumers. more
Nola Pictures’ director Chris Hartwill, most recognized for his commercial campaigns for Dell, UPS and QNB is once again available to direct commercials after an extended hiatus while working on his feature film debut, Ghost Machine starring Luke Ford, Rachel Taylor and Sean Faris. more