Toronto Broadcast Centre

HD/4K Airpacks

In additional to our state of the art control rooms for best control of all resources, we also offer HD Tricaster and Black Magic 4K airpack systems for smaller production requirements.

Specifications
Tricaster 850 and 860
  • XD cameras is our standard.  System will accept any HD SDI signal up to a maximum of 8.

  • No CCU control on the Tricasters

  • Internal character generators are in built into the Tricasters

  • 8 channels of record

  • 8 input capacity.  Options include cameras, playback devices, graphic sources, live sources

  • Built in virtual sets   

  • Tricasters best for small, live productions; recording to drive productions; streaming productions

  • Labour requirements depend on complexity of production.  Minimum requirement is a switcher/director

Black Magic 4K System
  • Our system includes 7 cameras.  System will accept up to 20 inputs.

  • CCU control only for Black Magic cameras

  • Not available but VizRT can be connected externally

  • 6 solid state record decks with solid state drives.  Capacity dependent on codec used

  • 20 x 20 router.  These iputs can include cameras, playback devices, graphic sources, live sources, router etc.

  • Black Magic 4K system best for small live productions.  More light required for these cameras than our regular studio cameras but system able to control the gains.

  • Labour requirements depend on complexity of prodution.  Minimum requirement is a switcher/director