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Flanders Scientific & The Media Village showcase 4k and HDR Mastering Displays at Broadcast Asia 2019

Once again, Flanders Scientific will be participating at Broadcast Asia together with The Media Village. This year’s product lineup focusses on 4k and HDR monitoring and mastering, featuring 3 monitors in the top-end XM series – the XM310K, XM311K and XM551U.

Also featured is the DM240, the best selling FSI monitor in our region, present in many HD editing and color grading suites throughout Southeast Asia.

Come visit us at Broadcast Asia 2019 from 18 to 20 June 2019 at Suntec City Convention Centre Hall 6, #6E4-01

XM310 – 31″ 4K Mastering Monitor

The XM310K is a 31″ true 4K resolution HDR and SDR reference master monitor equipped with professional 12Gbps SDI inputs. The XM310K qualifies as a Dolby Vision mastering monitor.

A peak luminance of 3000cd/m2, support for both PQ and HLG EOTFs, multiple color gamut selections, and a contrast ratio in excess of 1,000,000:1 make the XM310K ideal for a wide variety of demanding HDR workflows.

HDR Compatibility Rating: Mastering

Many professional HDR displays have a peak luminance of just 1000nits. With a peak luminance of 3000nits, the XM310K is three times brighter making it one of the brightest commercially available professional HDR monitors.

XM311K – 31″ 4K Mastering Monitor

The XM311K is a 31″ true 4K resolution HDR and SDR reference master monitor equipped with professional 12Gbps SDI inputs. The XM311K qualifies as a Dolby Vision mastering monitor.

A fullscreen peak luminance of 1,000cd/m2, support for both PQ and HLG EOTFs, multiple color gamut selections, and a contrast ratio of 1,000,000:1 make the XM311K ideal for a wide variety of demanding HDR workflows.

HDR Compatibility Rating: Mastering

XM551U – 55″ UHD OLEDXM551U

The XM551U is a professional reference monitor designed for color critical monitoring of 4K, UHD, and HD signals. It features the latest large format OLED panel technology offering outstanding black levels and overall picture performance. The XM551U is well equipped for SDR content mastering as well as PQ and HLG HDR monitoring.

HDR Compatibility Rating: Monitoring

DM240 – HD Mastering

The award-winning DM240 is our best-selling model and is found in colour grading suites all across Southeast Asia. It is a durable, lightweight, efficient, and color critical professional broadcast monitor. Industry leading fast mode processing, a durable all metal chassis, and our most advanced feature set make the DM240 ideal for applications ranging from production to post.

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Upcoming Colorist courses from the International Colorist Academy

INTERNATIONAL COLORIST ACADEMY CERTIFIED COURSES

INTRODUCTION TO COLORIST STRATEGIES
20 – 22 August 2018 | US$1,680

  • A 3-day class based on the colour module within DaVinci Resolve 15, this introductory course is for anyone interested in the craft of the colorist.
  • Ideal for editors, DPs, DITs, VFX artists and anyone with a desire to learn more about color grading.

ADVANCED COLOR WORKFLOWS
23 – 24 August 2018 | US$1,280

  • A 2-day course based on the colour module within DaVinci Resolve 15, this advanced course builds on the knowledge acquired from Colorist Strategies and deals with topics like camera raw workflows, LUTs, working with animated shapes and keyframes, secondary grading with 3D keyers, advanced colorist techniques etc.
  • Ideal for anyone wishing to widen and hone their colorists skills

LOOKS & MATCHING MASTERCLASS
25 – 26 August 2018 | US$1,280

  • Attendees must have at least 1-year of color grading experience or have attended either and Introductory or Advanced course from the International Colorist Academy
  • Using footage that represent different TV and film genres, with a variety of camera sources (Sony F3, Arri Alexa, BMD URSA etc), this 2-day, hands-on course explores the creation and matching of a range of ‘looks’. Student discussion and role playing is included and participants are encouraged to bring their own footage.

SPECIAL TRAINING BUNDLES

BUNDLE 1: ‘Introduction to DaVinci Resolve 15’ plus ‘Introduction to Colorist Strategies’
Sign up for both courses at a special bundle price of US$880

BUNDLE 2: ‘International Colorist Academy’ Bundle.
Save US$1,300 when you sign up for Introduction to Colorist Strategies’ plus
Advanced Color Workflows’ and/or ‘Looks & Matching Masterclass’

TRAINING GRANT

Singaporeans & Singapore Permanent Residents who qualify for the iMDA Talent Grant (Training) scheme may get up to 90% subsidy off the training fees for the following courses:

  • Advanced Color Workflows
  • Looks & Matching Masterclass
  • ICA Bundle

Contact Media ASYLUM for more details

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Flanders Scientific XM310K Now Shipping!

The XM310K is the brightest commercially available professional HDR monitor in the world with an astonishing peak luminance in excess of 3,000cd/m2. Flanders Scientific started accepting orders for the XM310K a few weeks ago and is happy to announce that the first deliveries are happening this week.

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Mixing Light Interview

We sat down with Robbie Carman of Mixing Light to discuss HDR Mastering, the XM310K, and the challenges of grading at high nit values.

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You can listen to the interview here.

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Colorfront makes its debut appearance @BCA2018 with The Media Village

colorfront_logo2Colorfront is a developer of award-winning on-set dailies and transcoding systems which are utilized by small, medium and large companies alike, to process and deliver media for Hollywood blockbusters, high-end episodic TV and OTT internet entertainment.

It will be making it’s debut appearance at Broadcast Asia 2018 with The Media Village, its reseller for the Southeast Asian region. On show at BCA2018, booth #6H4-04, is their flagship product, Transkoder. Read More

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Flanders Scientific @BCA2018: From HD to 4K & HDR Mastering

Once again, The Media Village is pleased to have Flanders Scientific at our booth at Broadcast Asia 2018 with an exciting lineup of monitors catering to a range of requirements, from HD to 4k, including a range of solutions for HDR preview, monitoring and mastering. On the floor show at Broadcast Asia:

  • XM310K – 31″ 4K Mastering Monitor
  • XM650U – 65″ UHD OLED
  • DM240 – 24″ 10-bit LCD
  • DM250 – 24.5” 10-bit OLED

Bram Desmet, CEO of Flanders Scientific will be at the booth throughout the show to answer any questions you have on their displays or on how HDR will

Bram will also speak at the Innovation Hub, on Level 6 of Suntec Singapore from 12:20pm – 12:40pm on Thursday, 28 June 2018. He will be presenting on the topic of “HDR, Wide Color Gamut and UHD / 4K Monitoring Past, Present and Future”.

Visit The Media Village and Flanders Scientific at Broadcast Asia #6H4-04, Level 6, Suntec Singapore.

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Flanders Scientific announces the XM650U – the new 65″ UHD OLED monitor with HDR Monitoring capabilities

Flanders Scientific has announced that the upcoming XM550U will become the XM650U!

Why the name change? Because this large format monitor will be released with a bigger, better, and brighter OLED panel than previewed on our early 55” prototypes. This means you’ll get over 38% more screen area while also benefiting from key performance improvements across the board. Learn more about the XM650U at FlandersScientific.com 

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EditShare Single Node Scale-out Storage Solution Takes Home Prestigious IABM Design & Innovation Award and TV Tech Global Best of Show Award at IBC2017

Basingstoke, UK — September 22, 2017 – EditShare®, a technology leader in intelligent shared storage and media management solutions, closed out IBC2017 with two prestigious industry awards: an IABM ‘Design & Innovation’ Award and a TV Tech Global ‘Best of Show’ Award for its new XStream EFS Single-Node scale-out shared storage solution. Read More

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Flanders Scientific new remote utility combines monitor control AND BoxIO control into a single powerful application.

The IP Remote Utility provides useful toggles and controls for management of your AM, BM, CM, and DM series monitors as well as BoxIO units.

BoxIO

Quickly change operation mode and channel settings, load LUTs to BoxIO to toggle On & Off quickly, Update Firmware, Manage BoxIO IP addresses and WiFi settings, and capture frames at full resolution that can be saved instantly as a .JPG, .BMP, or BoxIO .RAW image.

Many features require the use of BoxIO Firmware 1.51 or newer. You can find updated firmware here.

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Control AM, BM, CM, and DM series function keys, menu keys, and quickly switch inputs.

On DM series monitors, capture frames at full resolution that can be saved instantly as a .JPG, .BMP, or BoxIO .RAW image.

ScopeStream

The world’s first real-time Waveform and Vectorscope transmitted directly from your BoxIO or DM series monitor to your computer with no additional equipment needed. Simply connect your DM series monitor and computer to the same network and use the IP Remote Utility.

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2017 NUKE 11 Southeast Asian Tour by The Foundry

The Foundry and The Media Village are proud to present the ‘2017 NUKE 11 Southeast Asian Tour’, with a special presentation in Singapore on Tuesday, 3 October 2017.

We have 2 very special guest speakers in town:

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Paul Kirwan of Rising Sun Pictures

Paul Kirwan is a compostitor, broadcast designer, instructor and VFX expert with 20 years experience in the production of high-end photo-real imagery. He has contributed to blockcuster Hollywood films (X-men, Gravity, Transformers, Lord of the Rings, Titanic) as well as award-winning Broadcast Design and television commercial projects.


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Roy Yang of The Foundry

Roy has worked for the top VFX houses in the industry, including Rhythm & Hues, Digital Domain, and Method Studios. His work includes blockbuster films such as Thor, Wrath of the Titans and Night at the Museum.

Event Details

Date: Tue, October 3, 2017
Time: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Venue: Screening Room, 12 Ann Siang Road, Level 2, Singapore, 069692

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