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AJA Ki Pro Rack Delivers Spot-On Recording for BlueScreen Every Time
News: AJA Ki Pro Rack Delivers Spot-On Recording for BlueScreen Every TimeLaunching a successful business out of a natural talent for compositing, Bob Kertesz founded BlueScreen LLC three decades ago. The company specializes in live, on-set blue/green screen compositing and multi-cam productions for high profile gaming companies and studios such as EA, Disney, Warner Brothers and Viacom. A core component of BlueScreen’s business involves live blue/green screen compositing for press events prior to the launch of major films, and for this niche market, Kertesz has established a specialized setup comprising high-end cameras and Ultimatte® hardware, with AJA’s Ki Pro Rack at the center of the workflow for reliable recording and playback.
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AJA Announces KONA 4 Supporting High Frame Rate 4K up to 60fps
News: AJA Announces KONA 4 Supporting High Frame Rate 4K up to 60fpsDevelopment Partners Autodesk, Cisco, Codex and Colorfront Integrate KONA 4 to Drive 4K HFR Workflows
NAB Conference, Booth SL2505 -- AJA Video Systems today announced KONA 4, the latest generation in its award-winning line of professional desktop video and audio I/O cards. KONA 4 offers unparalleled features for handling everything from SD to HD, 2K and 4K with full 10-bit 4:2:2 and 4:4:4 color spaces for fantastic image clarity. New with KONA 4 is support for high frame rate (HFR) 4K/UltraHD up to 60p and HFR UltraHD HDMI output.
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NAB News: Quantel announces Support for AJA Io XT and KONA 3A
More Choices and More flexibility for Quantel Users
At NAB 2014 Quantel announced support for the AJA Io XT on its Marco field editor, and KONA 3G video card on its Pablo Rio color and finishing systems.
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AJA KONA LHe Plus and AJA Control Room Drive Capitol Television Broadcasts
News: AJA KONA LHe Plus and AJA Control Room Drive Capitol Television BroadcastsFull service engineering company Finer Associates specializes in the maintenance and integration of broadcast technology. With over 25 years of experience, the Massachusetts-based company led by Steve Finer works with clients to design, install and service broadcast solutions.
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Zoic Bridges Remote Facilities and Paves a Path to 4K with AJA KONA 3G
News: Zoic Bridges Remote Facilities and Paves a Path to 4K with AJA KONA 3GWith locations in Culver City and Vancouver, Zoic Studios is responsible for award-winning effects in film, advertising, games and television. In addition to a steady stream of feature, games and commercial projects, Zoic is currently handling VFX for television shows "Falling Skies," "Once Upon a Time" and "Wonderland," all shot using virtual sets. The company is also venturing into 4K post-production within their commercial division for the the Intel and Toshiba webisode series, "The Power Within." For reliable and efficient collaboration across remote facilities, Zoic relies on AJA's KONA 3G cards to help facilitate live synchronized sessions using Tweak's RV-SDI playback and review software.
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AJA Announces Support for Multiple Input HD and 4K Feeds to Telestream Wirecast
AJA KONA 3G to Support Four Input Channels for Source Switching or Multiple Camera Feeds, and Will Be First Video Card to Offer 4K/Ultra HD Input for Wirecast
IBC Conference Stand 7.F11- AJA Video Systems announced the upcoming release of a new plug-in for KONA 3G that will support Telestream Wirecast 5 with up to four HD-SDI input channels and is also the first video card to support 4K/Ultra HD input to Wirecast. AJA developed the new plug-in using Wirecast’s SDK for partners to accommodate customer requests for boosted support for top quality live and on-demand streaming workflows.
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SpectraCal Announces Innovative Pattern Solution Using AJA Video Products
Makes accurate video calibration available to a much wider audience
SpectraCal Inc. has announced a software pattern generator using video playback technologies from AJA Video Systems, Inc.
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The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Takes AJA Gear on the Road in the U.S. and Europe
News: The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Takes AJA Gear on the Road in the U.S. and EuropeNon-profit group The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus has provided American students of all ages with free, hands-on opportunities to make original music, video, photo, game app and broadcast projects for the past 16 years via a mobile studio-in-a-bus that has been on the road since 1998. Featuring state-of-the-art audio and HD video recording, the bus has visited schools, colleges, concerts, festivals, trade shows and museums in big cities, small towns, rural areas, severely underserved communities and everything in between. On May 8th, 2013, Yoko Ono Lennon debuted the new Lennon Bus Europe in Liverpool, set to kick off its inaugural tour in London in June and continue with travels across the UK and Europe.
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AJA Announces OEM Relationship With FilmLight; Supports FilmLight FLIP With Multi-Channel I/O On KONA 3G
Visit AJA at booth #SL 3816
Today at NAB 2013, AJA Video Systems announced an OEM relationship with FilmLight through which its KONA 3G capture and playback card will support multi-channel ingest and playout for FilmLight’s new FLIP real-time image processor. FilmLight will bundle AJA’s KONA 3G as part of FLIP, which is designed to take the power of complex Baselight color correction live on set. Leveraging KONA 3G, FLIP users will be able to easily preview the color grading of live raw footage with a range of HD video I/O channel combinations and can set FLIP to record or playback multiple HD-SDI streams such as 1 in and 3 out, 2 in and 2 out, 3 in and 1 out.
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ASSIMILATE Store Now Offers Innovative Rental Options for SCRATCH and SCRATCH Lab
News: ASSIMILATE Store Now Offers Innovative Rental Options for SCRATCH and SCRATCH LabNew Rentals Deliver Ultimate Financial Flexibility to Today’s Adaptable Workforce
ASSIMILATE, the leading global provider of DI and dailies tools for digital cinema, episodic television, commercials and spot workflows, announced today that the ASSIMILATE Store™ now provides on-set professionals and DI artists the option to rent its SCRATCH® and SCRATCH Lab® software for as little as a day, or as long as three months. These new rental options allow artists to pay for SCRATCH and Lab only when they need it – offering incredible financial flexibility as they face constantly evolving production and post-production landscapes. The ASSIMILATE Store is a unique on-line marketplace to discover, evaluate, and purchase SCRATCH, SCRATCH Lab, third-party software and selected hardware accessories.
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ASSIMILATE’s SCRATCH Powers Creative DI and Advanced Dailies Revolution with Innovative Pay-As-You-Use and Site-License Subscription Options
Innovative new programs deliver the ultimate in flexibility and productivity for DITs, DI and post-production facilities, and rental houses
ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of Creative DI and Advanced Dailies software for digital cinema, television, commercials and spot workflows, has announced a new and innovative subscription program for both its SCRATCH® and SCRATCH Lab® products. This unique program will feature two new licensing options: Pay-As You-Use and Site License.
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ASSIMILATE’s New SCRATCH Lab v7 Fuels Advanced Dailies Revolution
News: ASSIMILATE’s New SCRATCH Lab v7 Fuels Advanced Dailies RevolutionThe ultimate in shot management and dailies production, with full ACES compliance, married with powerful look creation and color correction, in one truly affordable tool
The RAI – ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of dailies and DI tools for digital cinema and broadcast workflows, has announced the next generation of its production dailies software, SCRATCH Lab® v7. In the rapidly evolving world of digital dailies, where the lines are blurring between production and post-production, SCRATCH Lab v7 empowers DITs and video engineers with the ultimate shot management and dailies workflow tool, enabling them to work at top efficiency and productivity at an amazingly affordable price.
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ASSIMILATE Announces Support for AMD FirePro Professional Graphics
ASSIMILATE, makers of the powerful, real-time SCRATCH® and SCRATCH Lab® digital intermediate and dailies workflow software for the production and post-production of feature film, episodic television, commercials and spots, today announced support for AMD (NYSE: AMD) FirePro™ W8000 and V7900 SDI professional graphics cards.
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2012 Paralympics Reach Worldwide Audiences Online with AJA Technology
News: 2012 Paralympics Reach Worldwide Audiences Online with AJA TechnologyAJA Ki Pro Rack, Mini-Converters, IoHD, KONA and KUMO facilitate dissemination of HD Paralympic Games broadcasts globally across 12 Internet channels
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, worked once again with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to deliver a range of solutions to help bring international audiences comprehensive coverage of the 2012 Paralympic games online. 12 AJA Ki Pro Racks with assorted KiStor Drive module sizes, several Mini-Converters, two Io HDs, a KONA card, two KUMOs and a KUMO CP were leveraged by IPC to record, edit and broadcast multiple feeds from the Olympic Broadcast Service (OBS) on six Paralympic.org channels and six video streams on ParalympicSportTV. Opening Ceremonies kicked off on August 29 and the games will come to a close on September 9.
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AJA KONA Thunderbolt(TM) Drivers Offer Compatibility with Sonnet's Thunderbolt Expansion Products
AJA Video Systems announced the compatibility of its KONA family of professional video solutions with Sonnet Technologies Inc.’s family of PCIe Thunderbolt™ expansion chassis. The joint effort allows video professionals to simultaneously tap the processing power and flexible conversion capability of AJA KONA hardware, and the enhanced computer performance and connectivity of the Sonnet expansion chassis.
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AJA Releases SRExpress™ Software Enabling File Transfer from Sony SR-R1 Recorders
News: AJA Releases SRExpress™ Software Enabling File Transfer from Sony SR-R1 RecordersFree AJA Software Controls File Transfers from Sony SR-R1 Recorders to RAID Storage Connected to a Mac with AJA KONA 3G or Io XT
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today released AJA SRExpress software to control the fast transfer of files from Sony SR-R1 digital recorders to RAID storage connected to a Mac computer, with PC support coming soon. An AJA KONA 3G card, or an Io XT for Thunderbolt-equipped Macs, serves as the intermediary device for file transfer between the recorder and the computer with RAID storage. Once transferred, the files can easily be edited in many editing systems.
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MAXX DIGITAL Announces Production Dailies Cart System Based on SCRATCH Lab Digital Dailies Software
MAXX DIGITAL is proud to announce that they have teamed with ASSIMILATE and offer a turnkey Production Dailies Cart System, built around SCRATCH Lab®, the industry’s most powerful end-to-end production dailies software. Designed to meet the needs of DITs and Video Engineers who produce dailies on-set for television shows, commercials and feature films, the new turnkey Cart provides image acquisition, data management, look refinement and dailies deliverables with support for all popular cameras formats such as ARRI Alexa, Sony F65, and RED Epic and Scarlet.
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AJA Solutions Enable Edit and Online Workflow for Bandito Brothers' Navy SEAL Action Thriller "Act of Valor"
News: AJA Solutions Enable Edit and Online Workflow for Bandito Brothers' Navy SEAL Action Thriller "Act of Valor"Relativity Media and Bandito Brothers' Navy SEAL action-thriller "Act of Valor", starring active-duty Navy SEALs, took the No. 1 spot in America in its debut weekend. The film was independently produced by Bandito Brothers, an outfit known for their inventive filmmaking process, enabled by leveraging tools and technology by companies like AJA Video Systems.
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ASSIMILATE Announces Support For RED SDK 4.2; Raises The Bar For RED workflows With The Release of SCRATCH 6.1
News: ASSIMILATE Announces Support For RED SDK 4.2; Raises The Bar For RED workflows With The Release of SCRATCH 6.1
Dramatic RED performance gains, Expanded SDI output capabilities and support for the new Tangent Element control surface power latest release
ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of powerful post-production tools for digital workflows, has shipped the 6.1 versions of its renowned SCRATCH® digital intermediate finishing tool.
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New SCRATCH Lab 6.1 Delivers The Industry’s Best Price-Performance to Production Dailies Workflows
News: New SCRATCH Lab 6.1 Delivers The Industry’s Best Price-Performance to Production Dailies Workflows
Wickedly-fast background output rendering, advanced metadata handling and enhanced RED HDRx flexibility highlight latest release
ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of powerful post-production tools for digital workflows, has shipped the 6.1 version of its renowned SCRATCH Lab™ digital dailies tool.
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ASSIMILATE announces SDI output, for SCRATCH and SCRATCH Lab on Mac OS X via AJA KONA 3G card
New remote color grading and stereo features round out IBC technology demonstrations.
ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of powerful post-production tools for digital workflows, announced today that it has collaborated with AJA Video Systems to deliver SDI output for its industry-leading SCRATCH® and SCRATCH Lab™ products, running on Mac OS® X, via the KONA 3G card. The company also announced that, during the show, it will be previewing brand new remote grading, and stereo/3D features.
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AJA KONA Supporting Editorial Workflow and Reviews on "John Carter"
AJA Video Systems noted that its KONA 3 digital video I/O cards are being used by picture and visual effects editorial teams to streamline editorial processes and facilitate reviews on the 2012 feature film "John Carter".
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ToolsOnAir Announces Broadcast Suite Update
ToolsOnAir have announced an upgrade to their popular just: Broadcast Suite of Mac OS based applications for broadcast video professionals. The new version 1.5 update adds significant features and enhancements to the company's highly acclaimed software suite.
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ToolsOnAir Exhibits Updates to Broadcast Suite at NAB
Continuing the company's theme of creating a complete TV Station in a Mac, ToolsOnAir will be featuring the latest updates to their acclaimed Broadcast Suite, including the updated version of their just:play and just:live playout applications.
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Panasonic AG-3DA1 Full HD 3D Camcorders Used By Production Company Vertical Ascent For Cable Exclusive Original 3D Series
Vertical Ascent (Studio City, CA), a production company founded by award-winning filmmaker, documentarian and music video director Adam Friedman, is developing and producing an original 3D TV series that is being shot with Panasonic AG-3DA1 Full HD 3D camcorders.
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AJA Mini-Converters Power "CONAN"
Production uses AJA gear to monitor and distribute high-definition broadcast feeds
Getting the one-hour variety show, "CONAN" to air every week is no small feat. The program is shot in front of a live studio audience in Burbank, California, and employs a variety of AJA products including Hi5, HA5, HD10CEA, HD10C2, and HD10DA -- over 90 total AJA Mini-Converters -- to keep the production flowing smoothly.
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New Psalmist Baptist Installs Five Hitachi HD Cameras
New Psalmist Baptist Church in Baltimore, MD recently installed five new Hitachi Z-HD5000 multi-format HD cameras within the 4,000-seat main sanctuary of its new multi-million-dollar worship center, known as The Holy City of Zion.
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AJA is The Right Call for XOS Digital’s HD Instant Replay System
System Leverages AJA KONA LHi I/O Cards and HDP2 Mini-Converters to Deliver Uncompressed HD Video Recording and Playback to NCAA Football Officials For the First Time
While college football fans have been watching games in high definition (HD) for some time, the 2010-11 season marks the first that officials will be getting their instant replays in HD -- in uncompressed quality that is far superior to what viewers see at home. The system delivering this evolution is the XOS HD Replay, based on video technology from AJA Video Systems.
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CineForm Teams Up with AJA to Deliver Stereo 3D Workflow Support for New KONA 3G
CineForm Collaboration with AJA Simplifies Direct Ingest and Output of Stereo 3D Files; Neo3D Support for Kona 3G Eliminates Need for Separate Stereo Multiplexing
CineForm®, Inc., creators of high-fidelity compression-based workflow solutions for the post production marketplace, announced today that it has teamed up with AJA to offer full stereo 3D workflow support for the newly launched KONA 3G card, the multi-format SD/HD/Dual Link/3G/2K video I/O hardware for Mac.
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AJA Ships KONA 3G for Professional Video and Audio I/O
KONA 3G Supports Multi-Format SD/HD/Dual Link/3G/2K I/O; Offers New Stereographic Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today ships its new KONA 3G capture card. The multi-format SD/HD/Dual Link/3G/2K video I/O hardware for Mac and PC-based systems is available now, with an optional K3G-Box for additional connectivity.
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AJA Recognized with IBC Awards for Ki Pro Mini and KONA 3G
Ki Pro Mini 10-bit 4:2:2 Flash Disk Recorder Wins Broadcast Engineering Pick Hit Award; KONA 3G Multi-Format SD/HD/Dual Link/3G/2K I/O Hardware Wins TV Technology STAR Award
AJA Video Systems received two awards last week at IBC 2010; one for its new, highly portable Ki Pro Mini file-based recorder and one for KONA 3G, its new multi-format SD/HD/Dual Link/3G/2K video I/O solution for Mac and PC-based systems.
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AJA KONA 3G Delivers Unrivaled Flexibility for Professional Video and Audio I/O
KONA 3G Supports Multi-Format SD/HD/Dual Link/3G/2K I/O; Offers New Stereographic Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today unveiled its new KONA 3G capture card. The multi-format SD/HD/Dual Link/3G/2K video I/O hardware for Mac and PC-based systems is available next month, with an optional K3G-Box for additional connectivity.
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Minnesota School Uses Broadcast Pix Switcher to Teach HD Production
Broadcast Pix™ today announced that Eagan High School in Eagan, Minn., is using the Broadcast Pix Slate™ 1000 live video production system as the cornerstone of its HD production curriculum.
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P+S TECHNIK announces powerful CineForm Cross-Applications Workflow Solutions for the 16Digital SR Mag
An efficient and convenient workflow for the 16Digital SR Mag from P+S TECHNIK is ensured by various partners
CineForm formats open various post production pipelines for 16Digital SR Mag shot material meeting all the demands of the market. The new 16Digital SR Mag from P+S TECHNIK will include native support for the CineForm RAW 12-bit format and the CineForm HD 10-bit 4:2:2 format. These formats recorded on standard removable SSD storages allow for an easy and direct access to various digital post production workflows. CineForm Digital Intermediate workflows are designed for both Windows and Mac and are known for achieving safe, high quality performance and pristine image quality at a very cost competitive price. The CineForm RAW format is also used by the P+S TECHNIK highly-acclaimed SI-2K camera.
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AJA Teams with CineForm to Enable True Stereo 3D Output from Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro Timelines via Neo3D and KONA 3
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, has collaborated with workflow solution developer CineForm to provide Apple Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere and other Mac and Windows-based NLE and effects software users with a variety of unique ways to output stereoscopic 3D material using the AJA KONA 3 video capture card through CineForm's Neo3D software.
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SEVERE CLEAR Edited and Sound Designed Using Media 100 Suite
Sirk Productions Relies on Media 100 Suite for Award-Winning Feature Film Documentaries
Media 100, a leading provider of advanced editing systems for the corporate, broadcast, postproduction, and new media industries, today announced that Sirk Productions edited and sound designed SEVERE CLEAR using Media 100 Suite.
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AJA Releases Ki Pro Support for Apple ProRes 422 LT and Proxy
Ki Pro 1.1 Software Drop Coincides With Launch of Version 7.5 Software for KONA, Io Express and Io HD, Adding Support for Multiple AJA Products on Mac Systems and Double Speed Transfer from Supported Sony VTRs on KONA 3
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today released new software updates for their award-winning Ki Pro, KONA, Io Express and Io HD products.
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AJA Congratulates "500 Days of Summer" Editor Alan E. Bell on ACE Award Nomination
Long-time Customer Used KONA Card in Film's Final Cut Pro Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, congratulates film editor Alan Edward Bell, whose work on the hit romantic comedy "500 Days of Summer" is recognized with a nomination for Best Edited Feature Film (Comedy or Musical) from the American Cinema Editors. Bell, a long-time user of AJA products, used the KONA LHe video capture card with Final Cut Pro in his editorial workflow.
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‘A New Hope,’ Documentary Shot With Panasonic AJ-HPX3700 P2 HD Varicam, Screens At Louisiana’s Angola State Penitentiary, Monday, Feb. 1
Faith-Based Prison Documentary Shot on Location at Angola Aired on FamilyNet Television as Part of Emmy-Award Winning Series, ‘On Mission Xtra’
"A New Hope", a 30-minute documentary shot at Louisiana’s Angola State Penitentiary with several Panasonic P2 HD camcorders--the VariCam 3700, AJ-HPX2000, AG-HPX500 and AG-HVX200A—will screen Monday, February 1 at the prison for an audience of inmates, staff, and state corrections and other elected officials.
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AJA KONA 3 Only Qualified Video Card for Autodesk Smoke on the Mac
News: AJA KONA 3 Only Qualified Video Card for Autodesk Smoke on the MacAJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that Autodesk has qualified the KONA 3 as the only digital video I/O card approved to work with Autodesk Smoke editorial finishing software running on Mac OS X Snow Leopard.
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"Where the Wild Things Are" Taps AJA KONA 3 for Digital Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced that its KONA 3 digital video I/O cards were used by the "Where the Wild Things Are" editorial team to build efficiencies into their digital production and post workflow.
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AJA KONA and Mini-Converters Keep the Picture Moving for Aardman Animations
Production Facility Uses AJA Solutions for CBBC Series ‘Shaun the Sheep’ and Playhouse Disney’s ‘Timmy’
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that 15 KONA video capture and playback cards are in use at the UK’s Aardman Animations, producers of the Academy Award-winning “Wallace and Gromit” films and television series. The KONA family is AJA’s line of 10-bit uncompressed capture and playback cards for video and audio input and output on the Mac platform, including KONA 3, AJA’s top-of-the-line video card for SD, HD, Dual Link 4:4:4 HD and 2K formats.
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AJA KONA and Io HD Keep Things Running for ‘And Then Came Lola’
“And Then Came Lola,” A fast-paced romp through the streets of San Francisco loosely inspired by the art-house classic “Run, Lola, Run,” stars Ashleigh Sumner as Lola, a talented but distracted photographer on the verge of success who could lose it all if she doesn’t make it to a crucial meeting on time.
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AJA KONA 3 Enables Final Cut Pro Workflow for Documentary Feature “The Nature of Existence”
Uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, and Dual Link 4:4:4 HD for Apple Mac Pro systems
“The Nature of Existence” is the latest documentary feature from filmmaker Roger Nygard, the force behind cult favorites “Trekkies” and “Trekkies 2.”
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AJA Video Keeps the Ball Rolling for Timeline Television
AJA KONA 3 Video Cards and FS1 Frame Syncs Boost Tapeless Workflows for Outdoor Broadcast Events
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced that its KONA 3 video capture and playback cards and FS1 frame syncs are in use by UK broadcast systems provider Timeline Television, via AJA reseller Jigsaw Systems, Ltd., to enable HD and SD broadcasts of outdoor sports and news events.
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JMR Electronics Solutions Integrate Seamlessly With AJA KONA Cards Providing Compatibility Assured Systems to Content Creation and Editing Market
JMR Electronics, Inc., the developer of the BlueStor™ PeSAN™family of high performance PCIe-attached storage systems, delivers seamless integration with AJA Video Systems, the leading provider of digital video interface and conversion products to market compatibility assured solutions for Final Cut Studio non-linear editing and content creation.
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AJA KONA 3 Boosts Final Cut Pro HD Workflow for AFI SilverDocs Winner 'October Country'
For "October Country," the grand jury prizewinner at the 2009 AFI/Discovery Channel SilverDocs documentary festival, co-director Michael Palmieri developed a Final Cut Pro workflow that depended on AJA's KONA 3 video capture card for playback during editing.
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AJA Video Crosses the Finish Line for NASCAR Media Group
AJA KONA 3 Video Cards and FS1 Frame Syncs Boost Apple ProRes Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that 34 KONA 3 video capture and playback cards are in use at NASCAR Media Group (NMG), the production and creative services company for NASCAR. KONA 3 is AJA’s top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, and Dual Link 4:4:4 HD for Apple Mac Pro systems, and is an integral part of the NMG post production workflow.
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AJA Video Announces KONA Support for New Apple Final Cut Studio and Final Cut Pro 7
New AJA KONA version 6.5 software supports new Apple ProRes formats
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, has released a new software version for its popular KONA line of video playback and capture cards: KONA LSe, LHe, LHi and the top-of-the-line KONA 3.
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CineForm CineDDR™ Offers Mastering-Quality Video Recording and Playout As An Affordable Alternative to HDCAM SR
CineForm Compression Technology In Combination with Drastic Technologies DDR Expertise Ushers in a New Era of File-Based Post Production Workflow Efficiency
, a developer of digital disk recording and data infrastructure technology, to accelerate the migration of post production workflows away from expensive and cumbersome tape-based formats towards more efficient and cost-effective file-based recording and playback.
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AJA KONA 3 Goes on the Prowl for 'Cougar Town'
Final Cut Pro Editorial for ABC Series Pilot Taps KONA 3 for On-Set Playback, Dailies and Post
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its KONA 3 video capture and playback cards were employed as part of the post production workflow on the ABC series pilot "Cougar Town." KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, Dual Link 4:4:4 HD and 2K formats for Apple Mac Pro systems.
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Media 100 Announces Support for AJA’s KONA LHi Video Card
New Media 100 Version 13.0.3 adds supports for AJA’s KONA LHi Video Card
Media 100, a leading provider of advanced editing systems for the corporate, broadcast, postproduction, and new media industries, today announced that Media 100 Version 13.0.3 is now available. Media 100 v13.0.3 adds support for AJA’s KONA LHi video card, taking advantage of the KONA LHi’s new HDMI output feature.
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AJA Debuts KONA LHi at NAB 2009
News: AJA Debuts KONA LHi at NAB 2009Mac Video Capture and Playback Card Adds Support for HDMI and 3G SDI,and 10-bit Up, Down, and Cross-Convert
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced the KONA LHi, AJA’s newest uncompressed video capture and playback card for SD, HD and 3G SDI single-link 4:2:2 formats for Apple Mac Pro systems.
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LaCie Introduces Three High-Performance, Economic Storage Combinations for Video Professionals
Today LaCie announced three new product combinations for professionals who expect fast, high capacity and reliable storage solutions to enhance their workflow. Leveraging the quality and reputation of the award-winning LaCie 4big Quadra-which is recognized for its high capacity, speeds, data protection, and design-LaCie premieres the 4big Quadra Bundle, which boasts huge capacities up to 32TB and fast transfer speeds up to 700MB/s. LaCie also announced today a new 8TB model of the 4big Quadra, an integral part of the 32TB LaCie 4big Quadra Bundle.
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AJA KONA 3 Helps Watch the 'Watchmen'
Video Capture and Playback Cards Facilitate 2K Review of Warner Bros. Feature
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its KONA 3 video capture and playback cards were employed as part of the post production workflow on the Zack Snyder-directed feature film "Watchmen" from Warner Bros. Pictures and Paramount Pictures, in association with Legendary Pictures. KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, Dual Link 4:4:4 HD and 2K formats for Apple Mac Pro systems.
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AJA KONA 3 at the Heart of 'The Curious Case of Benjamin Button' Edit
Video Capture and Playback Card Supports All-Digital Workflow for Academy Award-Winning Feature Film
Shot primarily on the Grass Valley Viper FilmStream digital cinema camera, "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" employed an all-digital workflow that relied on AJA's KONA 3 video capture and playback cards for digital dailies and as an integral part of the film's Apple Final Cut Pro editing platform. KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, Dual Link 4:4:4 HD and 2K formats for Apple Mac Pro systems.
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Seattle's EMP|SFM Archives Oral Histories with AJA KONA 3
David Wulzen is an editor and assistant producer of film and video for the curatorial department of Seattle's Experience Music Project|Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame (EMP|SFM). Seattle's EMP|SFM is a museum of music that first opened in 2000, and in 2004 the Science Fiction Museum was opened within the same building. Wulzen is responsible for producing, filming, collecting and editing oral histories from musicians, artists and filmmakers that are maintained as part of the institution's library and archive.
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AJA KONA 3 Provides Thunder for Norway's Storm Studios
VFX/Post Facility Uses Video Capture and Playback Cards for Academy Award-Winning Animated Short 'Peter and the Wolf'
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its KONA 3 video capture and playback cards are an integral part of the post production workflow at Norwegian VFX and post facility Storm Studios. KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, Dual Link 4:4:4 HD and 2K formats for Apple Mac Pro systems.
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AJA Video Hits a Home Run for MLB Network
AJA KONA 3 Video Cards and Mini-Converters Boost Tapeless Workflow at Baseball's New Home on Cable
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its KONA 3 video capture and playback cards and mini-converters are in use as part of a tapeless workflow at the newly launched MLB Network. KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, and Dual Link 4:4:4 HD for Apple Mac Pro systems, and is an integral part of the network facility's editing environment.
published 6 years ago   read more
AJA FS1 and KONA 3 Help NASA's Goddard Television Take Flight
Video Capture, Playback, and Conversion Solutions Boost HD Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its FS1 converters and KONA 3 video capture and playback cards are an integral part of the HD post production workflow at Goddard Television, the media distribution arm of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. The FS1 is a universal HD and SD, audio and video frame synchronizer and converter supporting virtually any input or output format, and KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, and Dual Link 4:4:4 HD for Apple Mac Pro systems.
published 6 years ago   read more
Paragon Studios Brings Sound And Picture Editing Under One Roof
Nashville Audio Post-Production Facility Unveils New Picture Edit Suite
Paragon Studios, an industry leader in audio, broadcast and film post-production, recently put the final touches on its brand new state-of-the-art picture editing suite. This addition creates a multi-faceted studio that now allows for all picture and sound post-production needs to be completed at one single location.
published 6 years ago   read more
TV Magic Partners With Sony, AJA Video, and Apple to Present Workshop on File-Based HD Workflow
Leading Developers and Vendors of HD Solutions Gather Nov. 6 to Provide Workflow and Product Demonstrations
Broadcast systems integrator TV Magic is partnering with Sony, AJA Video, and Apple to present a workshop on file-based HD workflow. During this free event, Nov. 6 at TV Magic's San Diego facility, the four companies will showcase industry-leading technologies, including the Sony XDCAM HD series cameras, AJA KONA capture card, and Apple's Final Cut Pro® nonlinear editing system, that support flexible, efficient workflows in the HD realm.
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AJA KONA 3 is Core to 'Max Payne' Editorial Video Capture and Playback Card Boosts All-Digital Post Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its KONA 3 video capture and playback cards were used on the Twentieth Century Fox release "Max Payne." KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, and Dual Link 4:4:4 HD for Apple Mac Pro systems, and was an integral part of the film's Apple Final Cut Pro editing platform. "Max Payne" premiered in the US on October 17, 2008.
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AJA KONA 3 and Apple Final Cut Pro Provide Editorial Tools for 'Assignment Earth'
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced that the KONA 3 video capture and playback card was used to enable real-time editing for "Assignment Earth," a new half-hour series for PBS.
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AJA KONA 3 Enables Post Production for 'Las Meninas'
Video Capture and Playback Card Boosts All-Digital Workflow
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that the KONA 3 video capture and playback card was used on "Las Meninas," the first full-length feature film from the Ukraine to employ an all-digital workflow.
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AJA KONA Cards Raise the Bar for New Steven Bochco Series on TNT
Final Cut Pro Editorial for "Raising the Bar" Taps KONA Cards for Tapeless Review and Playback
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced that AJA KONA cards are in use by the team working on "Raising the Bar", acclaimed producer Steven Bochco's latest legal courtroom drama set to debut on TNT on September 1, 2008 at 10/9PMc.
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AJA KONA 3 Helps Fuel Edit Platform For 'Burn After Reading'
Video Capture and Playback Cards Provide Robust I/O and Conversion for the Latest Feature from the Coen Brothers
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its KONA 3 video capture and playback cards were in use during editing of Ethan and Joel Coen's latest comedy thriller, "Burn After Reading," to streamline the film's Final Cut Studio editorial pipeline.
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AJA Solutions Go to School
AJA KONA, XENA and Io HD Products Help Ohio State University and the University of Oklahoma Streamline Video Production
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, is experiencing rapid growth in the educational sector with a rise in adoption of the company's popular KONA, XENA and Io HD products at top educational institutions.
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AJA Applauds "No Country for Old Men" for Academy Award Wins
AJA KONA 3 Creates Efficiencies in Film's Editorial Pipeline
AJA Video Systems, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, congratulates "No Country for Old Men" on its four Academy Award® wins, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor. AJA's KONA 3 video capture and playback card was integral to the film's Apple Final Cut Pro editing pipeline.
published 6 years ago   read more
Sonnet's Fusion
Redundancy, Speed, Capacity, and Appealing Price Point Make Fusion System a Smart Solution for Mac®-Based Design and Post-Production Company
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AJA KONA 3 and Apple Final Cut Pro Provide Optimal Edit Pipeline
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced that the KONA 3 video capture card was used with Apple Final Cut Pro as the editing platform-of-choice for the upcoming Twentieth Century Fox release "Alien vs. Predator: Requiem".
published 7 years ago   read more
AJA To Support New Apple Leopard Mac OS
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced they will offer support for Leopard, Apple's powerful new operating system for its Intel-based professional Mac Pro and MacBook Pro computers.
published 7 years ago   read more
News: AJA KONA 3 Boosts Edit Pipeline for Australian Broadcasting Corp.
AJA technology provides video ingest and monitoring solution in next generation news gathering and editing workflow for Australia's largest national broadcaster
published 7 years ago   read more
News: The 1% Solution to Saving Video Production Dollars
With video producers working to keep up with the growing expense of new equipment, it is good to find a piece of equipment that is small in size and low in price yet delivers great value.
published 7 years ago   read more
News: AJA KONA Card Enables Real-Time Editing for 'Blackout'
Video Capture Card Allows Topiary Productions to Complete Post Production in Time for Tribeca Film Festival Premiere
AJA's KONA video capture cards were used to facilitate real-time editing for the indie feature "Blackout," which premiered at this year's Tribeca Film Festival. KONA is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, Dual Link HD and 2K for PCI Express (PCIe) Apple G5 Power Macs and Mac Pro systems, and was an integral part of the film's Final Cut Studio editing and finishing pipeline.
published 7 years ago   read more
News: Egg Post Production Achieving First 2K DI in Ireland with AJA KONA 3 Card
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced that Dublin, Ireland-based Egg Post Production is using the KONA 3 card to enable the 2K digital intermediate (DI) of the upcoming film "Eden." Directed by Declan Recks, "Eden" is the first film in Ireland to be finished in 2K.
published 7 years ago   read more
Softron Media Services Announces Update to OnTheAir Video
AJA Kona™ and Blackmagic Design™ Video Cards Now Fully Supported
Softron™ Media Services is pleased to announce that its latest release of OnTheAir Video™ supports AJA's Kona series of video cards as well as Blackmagic Design's Decklink™ and Multibridge™ product lines.
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News: AJA KONA 3 and Apple Final Cut Pro Provide Optimal Edit Pipeline for Alien vs. Predator 2
KONA Uncompressed Video Capture and Playback with Final Cut Pro Facilitate DVC Pro HD 1080i 60 Edit for Twentieth Century Fox Feature
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced that the KONA 3 video capture card is being used with Apple Final Cut Pro as the editing platform-of-choice for the upcoming Twentieth Century Fox release Alien vs. Predator 2. KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, and Dual Link 4:4:4 HD for PCI Express (PCIe) Apple G5 Power Macs and Mac Pro systems, and was an integral part of the film's Apple Final Cut Pro editing pipeline.
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News: AJA KONA 3 Enables 2K Workflow and Digital Intermediate for 'The Flock'
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced that the KONA 3 video capture card was used to facilitate a unique 2K workflow and Digital Intermediate (DI) for the Bauer Martinez feature release "The Flock." KONA 3 is AJA's top-of-the-line uncompressed capture card for SD, HD, Dual Link HD and 2K for PCI Express (PCIe) Apple G5 Power Macs and Mac Pro systems, and was an integral part of the film's Apple Final Cut Pro editing pipeline. Warner Bros performed scanning, color correction, and film out for the project.
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News: AJA Supports New Apple Mac Pro
AJA Io for Seamless Video Workflow Available Now for Intel-Based Mac Pro; Version 3 Software Update for KONA Video Cards Supporting Mac Pro Available Within Three Weeks
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced support for Apple's new Mac Pro line of Intel-based professional desktop computers.
published 8 years ago   read more
News: AJA Showcases Video Solutions Tailor Made For Animators And Effects Artists At Siggraph 2006
The company's KONA and XENA video capture cards cater to artists with advanced support for leading graphics and effects applications and cost-effective HD I/O
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, will be showcasing the latest versions of its KONA (Mac) and XENA (Windows) video playback and capture cards at SIGGRAPH 2006. The KONA 3 v2 and XENA 2K feature advanced support and plug-ins for seamless integration with leading graphics and effects applications, such as Apple Shake and Motion, Autodesk Combustion®, Eyeon Fusion®, Adobe After Effects® and Adobe Photoshop®. AJA Video will be demonstrating these technologies from Booth 1031 at this year's SIGGRAPH Conference, to be held in Boston, MA from August 1-3, 2006.
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News: AJA Debuts 2K Video Support And HD Cross-Convert With Kona 3 V2 Upgrade
Customers Can Bring in and Play Back 2K Material - an Industry First for Editing and Finishing on the Mac
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced 2K resolution video support with the v2 upgrade to the recently released KONA 3, the company's top-of-the-line uncompressed HD/SD capture card. In a major development, KONA 3 will now provide customers editing and finishing on an Apple Power Mac G5 with the capability to bring in and play back material at 2K.
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News: Filmmakers Reenact Epic Battles Of The Mexican-American War With Panasonic's AG-HVX200 Hand-Held And AJ-HDC27 Varicam HD Camcorders
Two-Hour History Channel Documentary Will Air Fall 2006
Historians often bemoan the fact that The Mexican-American War (1846-1848) is the "forgotten war," sandwiched chronologically between the Battle of the Alamo and The Spanish-American War, with its larger-than-life figures including Jim Bowie and Davy Crockett. That oversight is to be righted with The History Channel's upcoming broadcast of a two-hour documentary, The Mexican-American War, airing this Fall.
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News: AJA introduces KONA 3, setting a new standard in video capture for PCIe Power Mac G5s
KONA 3's new extensible architecture and high-bandwidth design debuts at MacWorld 2006, offering optimal video capture solutions for SD, HD and Dual Link HD
MacWorld Expo, San Francisco, CA -- January 10, 2006) AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced KONA 3, AJA's new top-of-the-line HD/SD video capture card. Offering 40% more processing power than the industry-leading KONA 2, the new KONA 3 is the ultimate uncompressed capture card for SD, HD and Dual Link 4:4:4:4 HD for PCI Express (PCIe) Apple G5 Power Macs and Apple Final Cut Pro. KONA 3 makes its worldwide debut this week during MacWorld Expo San Francisco at the AJA booth, #1449; the new card will ship worldwide on January 30th, 2006.
published 9 years ago   read more
News: AJA Debuts New XENA Video Capture and Playback Workflows for Windows XP
XENA LS and LH Offer Integrated Capture and Playback Solutions for Motion Graphics and Design Professionals
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced the XENA LS and XENA LH video and audio I/O cards for Windows XP. The new XENA lineup marks AJA's entree into integrated video capture and playback solutions designed to fit a variety of creative workflows based on the Windows XP platform.
published 9 years ago   read more
News: AJA Ships KONA LHe, the World's First PCI Express HD Capable Video Card for the New Power Mac PCIe G5 Systems
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today ships KONA LHe, the first PCI Express HD capable device for the new Power Mac PCI Express G5s.
published 9 years ago   read more
News: AJA Announces KONA LHe 10-bit Uncompressed Video Capture Card for New Apple PCI Express Power Macs
10-bit KONA LHe uncompressed video capture card supports new PCI Express Apple Power Macs
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced the KONA LHe, a new PCI Express version of the popular KONA LH. Identical in feature set to the KONA LH released one month ago, the KONA LHe is a 10-bit uncompressed video capture card that supports editing on the new PCI Express Apple Power Macs with Final Cut Studio. Reinforcing the company's commitment to supporting the latest hardware upgrades, AJA is introducing the KONA LHe as Apple prepares to debut its new PCI Express line of Power Macs. KONA LHe is the only PCI Express (PCIe) card available for OSX and Final Cut Studio that provides a cost-effective, single-card HD/SD analog and digital I/O solution with the superior broadcast quality for which AJA is known.
published 9 years ago   read more
News: AJA Used on Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!
KONA 2 used live during Wheel of Fortune for HD playback to feed HD video wall displaying scenes of destination prizes around the world, adds new visual excitement
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, announced today that its KONA 2 video capture card is being used on two of the most popular game show in the world – Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! from Sony Pictures Television.
published 9 years ago   read more
News: AJA Introduces New KONA LH 10-bit Uncompressed Video Capture Card for Editing on Apple with Final Cut Studio
New card offers a full-ride to HD with no-compromise of quality or features
AJA Video, a leading manufacturer of professional video interface and conversion solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its new KONA LH, a 10-bit uncompressed video capture card for editing on the Apple G5™ with Final Cut Studio™. KONA LH is the only PCI card available for OSX and Final Cut Studio that offers both HD and SD analog and digital I/O -- in one convenient card, at a low price, and with the same excellent broadcast quality for which AJA is known.
published 9 years ago   read more
News: AJA, Apple & Panasonic Canada sponsor September 14th free Toronto production event
FrameBlender announces “It’s All Happening” event to be held September 14, 2005 in Toronto, a night of industry leaders speaking about their recent projects at OSIE on the University of Toronto Campus. The night will include an after-party at The Berkeley Church with music, fashion and refreshments. The goal of the evening is to highlight the amazing work being completed by Toronto artists using new tools such as Apple’s Final Cut Pro 5, AJA’s Kona 2 and Panasonic’s Varicam.
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News: AJA Video Systems Approve ADTX RAID
L Series High Performance RAID Receives Official Qualification on Kona 2
Advanced Technology and Systems Co., Ltd. (ADTX), a leading manufacturer of reliable and affordable high performance computer storage for the video, film and broadcasting industries, announces qualification of  L Series High Performance SATA RAID for use on AJA Video Systems Kona 2 capture card.
published 9 years ago   read more
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