NAB 2015 Press Releases
April 13, 2015 – COLORFRONT TRANSKODER IS THE MASTER OF MASTERING
Transkoder delivers over 10 x faster-than-realtime DCPs and IMF packages | 145 KB
April 13, 2015 – COLORFRONT DAILIES SYSTEMS REMAIN THE ON-SET FAVOURITES
AS NEW VERSIONS LAUNCH AT NAB 2015
Colorfront On-Set Dailies and Express Dailies are the most widely-adopted on-set dailies processing systems, used by elite Hollywood production suppliers, blockbuster motion pictures and high-end episodic TV shows.
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April 13, 2015 – COLORFRONT SHOWCASE TRANSKODER ENGINE 2015 AT NAB
Transkoder delivers over 10 x faster-than-realtime DCPs and IMF packages
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April 13, 2015 – COLORFRONT TRANSKODER LURES NEW CUSTOMERS WORLDWIDE
Leading studios, VFX and post facilities invest in Transkoder mastering systems
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FREAK FUSION CABARET - PANASONIC VARICAM 35 HFR
Colorfront Interactive HFR Frame-Blending supports a wide range of digital cameras that can shoot 120FPS HFR.
At NAB 2015, Colorfront is demonstrating Interactive HFR Frame-Blending using Panasonic Varicam 4K-Lt RAW footage,
shot at 120FPS with an open shutter, being deBayered in 4K on-the-fly.
FREAK FUSION CABARET
A Rebel Against production
Produced and Directed by: Oliver Farkas
Director of Photography: Levente Toth
Music: Bruce Springsteen - State Trooper (Trentemøller Mix)
Makeup: Márti Antal
Costumes: Zsófia Zoletnik
Concept: András Mező
Shot on Panasonic Varicam 35 in 4K-Lt RAW at 120FPS with a fully open shutter at ISO 400 using Cooke S4 lenses | Edited in Final Cut X | Dailies on Colorfront OSD, conformed, graded, frame blended and rendered in Transkoder using Colorfront Engine pipeline built on ACES 1.0
Academy Award and Emmy Award winning software developer Colorfront provides pioneering high-resolution on-set digital processing systems for the most demanding feature film and TV productions.
Colorfront Transkoder 2014 is available on Mac, PC and the cloud for
many key tasks: editing RAW film data, converting material to various output
formats, plus conforming, color grading and rendering 2K / 4K / 3D4K / 8K / UHDTV
materials in various high-end delivery and mezzanine formats.
Colorfront Transkoder is the ultimate tool for DCP and IMF mastering,
including: the industy’s highest performance JPEG2000 encoding and
decoding, 32-bit floating point processing on multiple GPUs, mxf wrapping,
accelerated checksums and AES encryption and decryption, IMF/IMP and DCI/DCP
package authoring, editing, transwrapping and verification, along with full
subtitle authoring and international language support.
Technicolor has been a pioneer in digital cinema since its inception in 1999. We provide our clients with worldwide scale coupled with locally managed and delivered digital cinema releasing services including mastering and distribution. We’ve been extremely impressed with the speed and flexibility of Colorfront Transkoder for DCP and IMP creation. The team is sharp, fast and flexible and their products are a direct reflection of this.
Nick Mitchell, Vice President, Digital Cinema Mastering Services
|8K Performance –
||industry-first, real-time 60FPS 8K (4320p) & S3D 4K (2160p) system
|DCP and IMF –
||the industy’s highest performance JPEG2000 encoding and decoding on multiple GPUs,
MXF wrapping, accelerated checksums, AES encryption and decryption, transwrapping
and verification, along with full subtitle authoring and international language support
||DCP, IMF App 2e, AS-02, AS-11 DPP, HEVC, 10-bit H264, 4K
ProRes and DNxHR
|RAW Support –
||ARRI, RED, Canon, Sony, CinemaDNG, AJA, Panasonic Varicam, and
ProRes XQ, XAVC, AVC-Intra
|Colorfront Engine –
||state-of-the art, automatically managed wide gamut high dynamic range color pipeline
|new Platforms –
||Mac Pro, HP Z820 workstation, SuperMicro Quad-GPU workstation and the Cloud
|Cloud Services –
||Transkoder works with S3 cloud storage and runs on GPU enabled nodes on Amazon Web Services
Transkoder in the Cloud
Transkoder works with S3 cloud storage and runs on GPU enabled nodes on Amazon Web Services.
- Available on-demand by the hour
- Amazon EC2 GPU Instances - g2.8xlarge nodes
- Available world-wide - US West (Northern California), US East, Ireland and Tokyo.
- 32 vCPUs provide local workstation-like performance for encoding
- Four high-performance NVIDIA GPUs each with 1,536 CUDA cores and 4GB of video memory
- Works with cloud storage - encode media to and from Amazon S3 and Elastic File System (EFS)
- AWS infrastructure is compliant with all applicable MPAA infrastructure controls
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