Infinite Studios creates Singapore’s first 4K Ready virtual reality studio
EVS’ XT3 server and IPDirector Production asset management form the heart of the system
Singapore, January 13, 2015 – Infinite Studios, an integrated media and entertainment and creative services company, has created Singapore’s first 4K Ready virtual reality studio with EVS’ market-leading live video production solutions. The new system is part of an 18,000 square foot facility used for international sports and entertainment productions.
“EVS technology including the XT3 platform and IPDirector for production asset management give us state-of-the-art production capabilities that can grow as we do,” said Lawerance Ang, head of operations at Infinite Studios. “The system is flexible, and with features like native recording formats, 4K Ready and complete content management, is designed to facilitate world-class production not just today but tomorrow.”
EVS’ six-channel XT3 live production server was selected for its power and precision, providing everything from live replays and slow motion to on-the-fly highlights’ editing and graphics sequences and it’s full 4K capabilities.
IPDirector provides complete Live Production Asset Management for control of ingest feeds, comprehensive content management and third-party exchange, all managed from a single interface.
The IPDirector suite also enables seamless live to post-production operations, integrating with FCP and Adobe, and providing a smart, easy way for editors to access the program feed and unused camera angles straight from the switcher. Editors can immediately start working on editing operations over the director’s cut while accessing other camera angles – in just one click.
“This studio represents the best of EVS’ practical innovations,” said Olivier Heurteaux, SVP Asia Pacific, EVS. “Today’s production has to be faster, more agile and do more with less. We’re proud to work with Infinite Studios to create some of the very best live production facilities in the region.”
EVS provides its customers with reliable and innovative technology to enable the production of live, enriched video programming, allowing them to work more efficiently and boost their revenue streams. Its industry-leading broadcast and media production systems are used by broadcasters, production companies, post-production facilities, film studios, content owners and archive libraries around the globe. It spans four key markets – Sports, Entertainment, News and Media.
Founded in 1994, its innovative Live Slow Motion system revolutionised live broadcasting. Its reliable and integrated tapeless solutions, based around its market-leading XT server range, are now widely used to deliver live productions worldwide. Today, it continues to develop practical innovations, such as its C-Cast second-screen delivery platform, to help customers maximise the value of their media content.
The company is headquartered in Belgium and has offices in Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific, and North and Latin America. Approximately 500 EVS professionals from 20 offices are selling its branded products in over 100 countries, and provide customer support globally. EVS is a public company traded on Euronext Brussels: EVS, ISIN: BE0003820371. For more information, please visit www.evs.com
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