Digital media workflows are facing new challenges with the move to 4K UHD content, higher frame rates, bigger color gamut and more bits per pixel. In addition there are an increasing number of projects that are using multiple cameras and combining the video to create stereoscopic content.
IBC2015 was widely agreed to be the most successful yet. Conference delegates from more than 250 top level speakers in a sharply improved environment; exhibition visitors had more than 1,800 vendors to choose from; and everyone enjoyed innovations from a hackfest to a drone zone.
Sony is expanding its line of large sensor 4K technologies with the PXW-FS5 compact Super 35mm camcorder.
Canon Europe is showcasing a wide range of products at IBC, not the least of which are two new 4K lenses, the UJ86x9.3B (UHD-DIGISUPER 86), considered the flagship premium 4K field lens and the UJ90x9B (UHD-DIGISUPER 90), a standard 4K field lens.
The electronic media and entertainment world is in for another treat this year at the International Broadcasting Convention.