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WORLD NEWS Matrox congratulates VFX Supervisor on “Hugo” M atrox® Video Products Group would like to congratulate Matrox MXO2™ MAX™ user Rob Legato, and the VFX team of “Hugo,” on their 2012 Oscar® nomination, awarded by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Caught on camera during production, Mr. Legato had this to say: “My facility, basically, is an open architecture for every type of device – Final Cut®, Avid®, Premiere®, After Effects® and all these different types of things. I need to be able to have access to all of them because I’m communicating with people who use all these various products. The MXO2, when it’s coupled with Premiere, it actually can play just about any medium… so it becomes a huge asset in my editing room…I use the H.264 capability to speed up whatever it is I’m trying to do… I can a get file out in seconds where it used to take me sometimes hours to do it … and that is a huge bonus.” Visit the Matrox website: or scan the QR code above to watch the entire interview with Rob Legato and learn how he used Matrox MXO2 MAX on the production of “Hugo.” MediorNet Compact 50G Real-Time Media Network s at See u NAB ll, al Ha Centr 4337 th C Boo New Teranex install B lackmagic Design have announced that SSI Advanced Post Services, one of Hollywood’s premiere post production facilities, has installed Teranex VC100 video processors as part of a massive project converting various classic television shows, such as I Love Lucy and Gilligans Island, to file based formats for inflight airline entertainment systems. RouteCase® on show Outside broadcast and satellite uplink specialist, SIS LIVE exhibited some exciting new developments to their award winning product range at BVE recently On display were the Tr-uPod®, a compact satellite uplink system and RouteCase®, a powerful, compact and affordable 4 channel HD/SDI production unit. These products have been developed and built in-house by the SIS LIVE engineering team. David Meynell, managing director, SIS LIVE, says: “In the last year SIS LIVE has striven to push the boundaries in the development of our innovative ranges, and worked to enhance our proven, market-leading systems. With a significant partnership for military sales we have utilised a large R & D effort and investment to develop the lightest and most robust products on the market.” Rental Hotline +44 (0) 118 970 6749 TV-BAY MAGAZINE | 07