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SYPHAnews - 7 September 2005

Welcome to SYPHAnews - a free newsletter designed to keep you up-to-date with nonlinear audio and video, HD production and post production equipment, and digital video camera news, as well as developments at

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STOP PRESS!! The International Broadcasting Convention 2005 is about to open and we look forward to meeting those of you who are attending - our stand will be in media alley between halls 8 - 9/10. There has been a flurry of activity in the past few days and we bring you some of the announcements so far, as well as news of our latest publications.

The new edition of the HD Kit Guide is now available. With over 500 product entries, this new guide is the most comprehensive database of current high definition technology for professional production and post production. The HD Kit Guide covers the whole range of equipment, from HDV through to uncompressed HD, plus the growing digital intermediate 2k and 4k market. We would like to thank the following sponsors for their support:

DVS Digital Video Systems

Also don't miss the new edition of the DAW Buyers Guide. Each of the more than 300 product entries has been renewed. The DAW Buyers Guide covers every applicable product and all system types, including turnkey systems, desktop DAWs, audio cards/units, software packages, DAW controllers, disk-based multitracks and portable tapeless recorders. We would like to thank the following sponsors for their support:

Merging Technologies
Sydec Audio Engineering

Camera news

Anton/Bauer Introduces New Products to Meet Capacity Demands of High Definition Production (6/9/2005)

PLAZAMEDIA introduces sportsCam in HD at IBC 2005 (6/9/2005)

NLE news

Pinnacle Systems Unveils Next Generation of Studio Software (6/9/2005)

Avid Unlocks Full Potential of Apple's Mac OS X Tiger with New Media Composer Adrenaline and Avid Xpress Pro Releases (6/9/2005)

Datavideo to show DLS-1000 Video Server Solution at IBC 2005 (6/9/2005)

Ulead Announces Free Beta Preview of Updated MediaStudio Pro Video Editing Package (6/9/2005)

Omneon Adds HDV Playout Capability to Omneon Spectrum Media Server (6/9/2005)

Harris Corporation to Acquire Leitch Technology Corporation (4/9/2005)

Matrox Announces Realtime Native HDV and DVCPRO HD Editing Support on Matrox Axio HD and Matrox Axio SD Platforms (4/9/2005)

Canopus Accelerates Output for EDIUS Pro 3 Users With New EDIUS Speed Encoder for HDV (4/9/2005)

Canopus Previews New HD Codec Technology at IBC That Delivers 1920 x 1080i Resolution (4/9/2005)

EVS Broadcast Equipment will present its latest line-up of high definition and MXF-based products at IBC 2005 (25/8/2005)

DVEO's HD-SDI Master is a Full-featured Dual-channel PCI-X Bus-based HD-SDI (SMPTE 292M) I/O Card (25/8/2005)

Leitch Adds Panasonic DVCPRO50 Support to VelocityHD and VelocityQ NLEs (22/8/2005)

OmniBus Launches the HeadLine Newsroom Suite V1.0 at IBC 2005 (22/8/2005)

HD news

Zaxel Systems Introduces ZLC True lossless compression video codec for HDTV, D-Cinema, and 2K/4K editing (6/9/2005)

NVIDIA to Showcase Content Creation and Delivery Solutions at IBC 2005 (4/9/2005)

Digital Rapids CarbonHD 1.0 is a versatile HD/SD DDR (4/9/2005)

da Vinci Upgrades 2K Plus With Version 4.0, Toolbox2, and ColorTrace (25/8/2005)

DVEO FireCaster, the Complete Solution for Real-time Transport for HD video over FireWire (25/8/2005)

VDS Announces New Line of Twister HD Stations (22/8/2005)

VertigoXmedia Expands HD Capabilities With Industry-First Integrated Cross Converter (22/8/2005)

DAW news

Steinberg Releases Nuendo 3.1 Update (6/9/2005)

Steinberg Releases Cubase SX/SL 3.1 Update (6/9/2005)

Synchro Arts Announces VocALign PRO Audio Alignment Software for Digidesign Pro Tools (4/9/2005)

Sonosax Introduces the MINIR82 Miniature High-End Audio Recorder (25/8/2005)

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IBC 2005
8-12 September 2005
9-12 September 2005
RAI, Amsterdam,
The Netherlands

Broadcast India 2005
18-19 October 2005
20-22 October 2005
World Trade Centre, Mumbia, India

HD Expo
3 November 2005
Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles, USA

Broadcast, Cable & Satellite Eurasia
24-27 November 2005
Istanbul, Turkey

MEB Show
December 2005
BIEL, Beirut, Lebanon

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