All Industry Trends articles – Page 4

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    Astonishing performances


    From Gollum to King Kong, Andy Serkis is widely credited as the man who brought performance capture into the mainstream. Ahead of IBC2019, the actor/director sat down with James Pearce to discuss the growth of this technology and his long association with it.

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    Preparing the content ecosystem for the future

    2019-09-05T09:19:00Z Brought to you by

    Banking on an open architecture and leveraging new technologies, Broadcast Management Platforms should enable innovative solutions to be implemented with the speed and flexibility this age requires.

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    Esports eclipses expectations


    Esports offers opportunities for broadcasters. With its growing fan base and complex rights management changing the landscape, IBC365 examines the lessons in production from the cutting edge of gaming.

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    Generation HEVC

    2019-09-03T15:43:00Z Brought to you by

    In today’s ever-changing digital landscape, video quality drives viewer engagement and user experience. People want to enjoy video anywhere, anytime and this drives demand for higher quality content, improved bandwidth and faster processing. And with that, video codec quality, performance and reliability have never been more important.

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    Lenses and the quest for character in changing times for film


    Growing demand for large format lenses that enable rich video depiction using a shallow depth of field is among the trends affecting a highly competitive sector of equipment manufacturing, writes David Davies.

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    The noise around AI


    AI is being touted as a transformative technology for the media space, but audio was an early adopter, writes Kevin Hilton.

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    Behind the scenes: The Lion King


    The animated remake of the Disney classic employed a live-action film crew that could work inside virtual reality using traditional camera equipment to set up and execute shots in the animated world the same way they would be achieved in the real world.

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    Behind the scenes: The Man in the High Castle


    With the fourth and final season of Amazon’s The Man in the High Castle set to launch, Adrian Pennington chats to cinematographer Gonzalo Amat about creating the show’s dystopian noir look.

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    A new broadband paradigm: Access to unlicensed 6GHz bandwidth

    2019-08-28T11:57:00Z Brought to you by

    For perhaps the first time ever, Wi-Fi technology has the chance to realise its full potential, but it will take new and complementary technologies to help make it happen.

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    Edinburgh TV Festival roundup


    Linear channels use Edinburgh TV Festival to spell out ways they are tackling competition from streaming platforms.

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    Getting audience measurement – and influence – right


    In a multi-platform world viewing figures are ever more important but also more challenging tog gather. Chris Forrester looks at how broadcasters are measuring their audiences.

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    Talking about an AI revolution


    Artificial intelligence has been heralded as the enabling technology of our age with applications transforming production and delivery set to boost the entire broadcasting industry.

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    IBC2019: The Catalyst of media/telco innovation


    IBC and the TM Forum have brought technology and media companies together to develop innovative answers to some pressing problems, benefiting consumers as well as businesses.

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    TV is OTT


    With the VoD market about to go into overdrive, the fundamental building blocks of OTT service provision have to match or exceed that of pay-TV.

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    Winning audience engagement with artificial intelligence


    Broadcasters and platform operators are employing artificial intelligence to engage audiences, grow revenues and deliver personalised content guides. 

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    Come together


    Collaborating with rivals to offer global streaming services with local content as well as creating global communities of people who share the same passions is all part of Discovery’s game plan, says Kasia Kieli, EMEA president managing director, Discovery.

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    New adventures in AR


    Broadcasting and film are giving rise to an ever-greater number and diversity of AR experiences. But as David Davies discovers, it could be a few years yet before AR realises its phenomenal commercial potential.

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    8K moves up the agenda


    We are currently in a transition from 1080p to UHD, so why is the industry intent on pushing 8K?

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    Behind the scenes: BT Sport’s Early Kick Off


    In part three of IBC365’s Premier League 2019 special, Paolo Pescatore went behind the scenes with BT Sport to look at how it is innovating lives broadcasts of the new football season.

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    How to thrive and survive in niche OTT


    Despite the dominance of Netflix and Amazon, the OTT market has room for all sorts of niche players, with new services emerging to cater for specialised audiences.