Introduction Ever since file based broadcast video production became a practical reality in the mid-late 1990s there has been a drive to define some file standards which can enable true seamless interoperability.
The past year has shown significant growth in the live streaming industry. For many small businesses, Facebook Live has become a strategic aspect of their marketing plan. While streaming live shows is great for brand […]
How to integrate transcoding into your OpenText media management workflow The demand for video has grown far beyond broadcast. People now expect to see video on demand via social and mobile platforms, brand marketing via […]
It’s often said that change is disruptive, and that’s certainly true for the most significant media distribution development in recent memory, which is the advent of new viewing devices for content delivery. With the extension […]
4K, 8K, HDR or UHD? The talk on and around 4K/UHD video has increased considerably recently. Specifically, many TV manufacturers have been proclaiming that this will be the year in which higher resolution screens will […]
Interoperable Master Format (IMF) is a SMPTE standard for providing a single, interchangeable master file format and structure for the distribution of content between businesses around the world. IMF provides a framework for creating a […]
In our last blog about Ultra High Definition (UHD), we covered the spacial resolution of the human visual system, and how (horizontally) the highest frequency the average human with 20/20 vision can detect subtends an angle […]
In a previous post we looked at impending captioning mandates for broadcast video clips distributed over the Internet. In this article, we’ll review the origin of US captioning requirements and current broadcast captioning mandates, and […]