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Gilbert Besnard Sept04 Electronic Acquisition for Broadcasters
Introduction Focus on DVC-100 for News Gathering application –Broadcast product –Huge potential PPT presentation –Application oriented –Based on workflow diagram –My goal is to give you the tools to qualify a potential DVC customer
Evolution of the News Production Workflow
Old Fashion News Production Workflow News Acquisition: On tape w/ Camcorder Editing: Linear tape to tape editing Playout: Tape playback Playout News Gathering Linear Editing
Current News Production Workflow Non-Linear Editing On Air Playout News Gathering Tape Transfer Digitize News Acquisition: On tape w/ Camcorder Digitize: Transfer tape to Video Server Editing: Non-linear digital editing Playout: Video Server playback
How the DVC-100 can improve the News Production Process?
Case Study #1: In-Field News Production Goal: to get a complete portable solution from News Acquisition to Editing to Transmission.
News Gathering Non-Linear Editing Transmit File Transfer In-Field News Production DV Transfer over IEEE-1394 Tape / DV Transfer News Acquisition: On tape w/ SD Camcorder Digitize: Tape playback via DVC-100 for DV transfer over IEEE-1394 Editing: Non-linear digital editing Transmit: File transfer directly from the laptop
News Gathering Non-Linear Editing Transmit File Transfer In-Field News Production DV Transfer over IEEE-1394 Tape / DV Transfer SKY News in UK has adopted this model for field news acquisition all over the world
In-Field Editing & Transmission
Case Study #2: Local News Production Goal: to get the news ready to broadcast ASAP by shortening the production process wherever possible
DV Drive - Sony DSR-DU1 - FireStore FS-3 Gear Overview DVC-100 Sony SX Camcorder
DV Drive slaved on the Camera Gear Overview Digital Signal via 40-pin
Gear Overview Camera & DV Drive Record Camera & DV Drive RECORD
Gear Overview Camera & DV Drive Record Camera & DV Drive STOP
Non-Linear Editing News Gathering Current News Production Workflow Tape Transfer Digitize Tape to Disk transfer is the bottle neck Broadcasters seek more efficient production workflows On Air Playout
Improved News Production Workflow Non-Linear Editing On Air Playout News Gathering DV File Transfer News Acquisition: On DV-Drive via DVC-100 File Transfer : Drag & drop, ready to edit
Why the DVC-100?
1.To speed up the whole production process 2.There are thousands of SD cameras in use in the field. 3.DV Editing with Avid NewsCutter is an industry standard for news editing.
Whats The Alternative SONY XDCAM Blue Laser Camcorder with IEEE-1394 Out $ 30,000 per Camera Keep Your CameraBuy New Camera DVC FS-3 DV Drive – DVC-100 = $ 5,995 – FS-3 = $ 2,000 Total $6,995 Now $4,995
How to Qualify a DVC-100 Customer? By asking simple questions as follow…
1.What type of camcorder are you using for News Gathering ? –Sony Digital Camcorder (DVC-100) Digital Betacam DVW series Betacam SX DNW series IMX MSW series –Any Camcorder with SDI out (DVC-120) Panasonic AJ-SDX-900 Ikegami HL-V79W etc. –Even Analog Betacam SP using picoLinks for A/D 2.How many camcorders do you have? 3.What is your News Editing environment? –Any DV editing system eg. AVID NewsCutter
Conventional News Production Workflow News Gathering Tape Transfer DigitizeNon-Linear Editing Improved News Production Workflow Non-Linear Editing News Gathering DV File Transfer