FilmLight illuminates commitment to Japanese creative community at Inter BEE 2018

Date: 08/11/2018
FilmLight illuminates commitment to Japanese creative community at Inter BEE 2018

FilmLight will demonstrate its creative and technical commitment to Japanese television broadcasting and post-production with its own booth at Inter BEE 2018 (Makuhari Messe, Tokyo, 14–16 November, #3311). This marks both the five-year anniversary of the FilmLight office in Tokyo, and provides the opportunity to showcase the latest version of FilmLight’s colour grading and management platform, Baselight v5, for the Japanese market.

“Movies and premium television are hugely important in Japan, and it is vital that users of our cutting edge creative tools are well supported,” said Koichi Matsui, head of FilmLight KK. “Having a sales and support team in the heart of the Japanese industry is proving to be a great success among our valued customers, and I am very excited to further the direct relationship with our clients at Inter BEE this year.”
The latest release, Baselight v5, offers compelling new features that help to streamline the most complex and time-consuming workflows both within the colour grading suite and in collaboration with editing, VFX and 360 VR. The same software toolkit has been implemented across the product range, from Prelight for on-set visualisation, the Daylight dailies system and the expanding Baselight Editions range for editing and VFX, as well as the high-powered Baselight grading stations.
New features include intelligent branching, which means that different operators can now work on the same scene simultaneously with ease, either to perform specific tasks or to create multiple deliverables.
With HDR a hot topic, new Baselight functionality is also aimed at developing looks within the extended range and colour gamut, which can then be faithfully retained across the multitude of delivery formats expected today. Boost Range, for example, is an automated tool to boost the dynamic range of an image from SDR to HDR using complex spatial processing to achieve a natural look, while Texture Highlight uses frequency analysis to avoid blocky highlights.
Toei Digital Lab in Tokyo recently purchased an additional Baselight TWO system targeted at TV productions such as those for Netflix, NHK and other 4K/UHD programs.
“Baselight v5 puts every creative nuance at the colourist’s fingertips for grading and VFX,” said Soichi Satake, Senior Colourist at Toei Digital Lab. “With the new Base Grade, for instance, we can precisely reproduce the image that was achieved by adjusting camera exposure on set. The control of burnished highlights has become easier too, especially for deep shadows.”
“FilmLight's 24/365 support is a tremendous help for us, especially the remote diagnostic ability,” he added. “Our workflow in Japan sometime differs from those in other countries but the FilmLight team understands our needs and improves the features to meet what we require. FilmLight aggressively works through all new request features, so that I find Baselight evolves rapidly to match the path of our constant evolving needs.”
Baselight v5 will be demonstrated on the Baselight TWO system and within Baselight Editions on booth 3311 in hall 3 at Inter BEE 2018.

www.filmlight.ltd.uk



Tags: FilmLight | Japan | Inter BEE 2018 | Baselight v5 | post production | Tokyo | colour grading | cutting edge | creative tools | Koichi Matsui | streamline complex workflows | Prelight | Baselight Editions | Daylight | VFX | MKM Marketing Communications
Submitted by MKM (MKM Marketing Communications)
View author's directory page

Related Interviews
  • Tony Taylor from TMD talks about Post Production

    Tony Taylor from TMD talks about Post Production

  • Davinci Resolve 14 with Fairlight from Blackmagic Design at NAB 2017

    Davinci Resolve 14 with Fairlight from Blackmagic Design at NAB 2017

  • Forscene at IBC 2014

    Forscene at IBC 2014

  • Quantel LiveTouch at IBC 2014

    Quantel LiveTouch at IBC 2014

  • Quantel deal with AFP at IBC 2014

    Quantel deal with AFP at IBC 2014

  • Snell Kahuna Production Switcher at IBC 2014

    Snell Kahuna Production Switcher at IBC 2014

  • Forbidden Technologies FORscene at BVE 2014

    Forbidden Technologies FORscene at BVE 2014

  • Forbidden Technologies FORscene App at BVE 2014

    Forbidden Technologies FORscene App at BVE 2014

  • Tony Taylor from TMD talks about LTFS at IBC 2013

    Tony Taylor from TMD talks about LTFS at IBC 2013

  • Tony Taylor from TMD talks about Mediaflex CI

    Tony Taylor from TMD talks about Mediaflex CI

  • Facilis at IBC 2013

    Facilis at IBC 2013

  • Facilis at NAB 2013

    Facilis at NAB 2013

  • Autodesk at NAB 2012

    Autodesk at NAB 2012

  • SGO at IBC2011

    SGO at IBC2011

  • Photon Beard at IBC 2015

    Photon Beard at IBC 2015

  • Photon Beard on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

    Photon Beard on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

  • Litepanels at NAB 2012

    Litepanels at NAB 2012

  • Bristol VFX at IBC2011

    Bristol VFX at IBC2011

  • Blackmagic and Fusion at IBC 2014

    Blackmagic and Fusion at IBC 2014


Related Shows
  • Show 10 - February 13th 2013

    Show 10 - February 13th 2013


Related Articles
  • Make Time for Remapping

    Make Time for Remapping

  • Post Production on Tour

    Post Production on Tour

  • Future proofing post production storage

    Future proofing post production storage

  • Accelerated Workflows with eGPU

    Accelerated Workflows with eGPU

  • Tips and Tricks to Giving Sci-Fi a New Look

    Tips and Tricks to Giving Sci-Fi a New Look

  • When a lens is more than just a lens

    When a lens is more than just a lens

  • Strays - Telling a dark tale

    Strays - Telling a dark tale

  • 360 degree video storage requirements

    360 degree video storage requirements

  • Modernizing the Cutting Edge

    Modernizing the Cutting Edge

  • Designing the correct workflow

    Designing the correct workflow

  • The future of post production

    The future of post production

  • Grading Quantum Break

    Grading Quantum Break

  • Sully - Grading a miracle

    Sully - Grading a miracle

  • Top 10 Tips for Saving Time in Post

    Top 10 Tips for Saving Time in Post

  • Educating with Robots

    Educating with Robots

  • Ask The Expert- Post Production Supervisor at BBC Studios and Post Production

    Ask The Expert- Post Production Supervisor at BBC Studios and Post Production

  • Post Production Companies Protection

    Post Production Companies Protection

  • The Lobster - achieving a textural grain

    The Lobster - achieving a textural grain

  • Dealing with clients

    Dealing with clients

  • An end-to-end solution

    An end-to-end solution

  • Advantages of SSD Hybrid Solutions in Post Production Environments

    Advantages of SSD Hybrid Solutions in Post Production Environments

  • Post Production gear guide - what new products to watch out for in 2015

    Post Production gear guide - what new products to watch out for in 2015

  • Still unsure about cloud editing? Read this..

    Still unsure about cloud editing? Read this..

  • Coffee and TV: Tracking the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with mocha Pro

    Coffee and TV: Tracking the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with mocha Pro

  • Increase productivity while editing

    Increase productivity while editing

  • Stability not short-term subscriptions

    Stability not short-term subscriptions

  • 3sixtymedia implements Universal Videohub 288 with ITV

    3sixtymedia implements Universal Videohub 288 with ITV

  • Studio furniture at the cutting edge

    Studio furniture at the cutting edge

  • Archiving as a service at BBC Studios and Post Production

    Archiving as a service at BBC Studios and Post Production

  • Four must-haves for modern media workflows: Enhancing your MAM solutions

    Four must-haves for modern media workflows: Enhancing your MAM solutions

  • Fixing it in parallel

    Fixing it in parallel

  • Eye to Eye: Video Post-production

    Eye to Eye: Video Post-production

  • Manipulate and Edit

    Manipulate and Edit

  • Collaboration and flexibility in post production workflow

    Collaboration and flexibility in post production workflow

  • Review: DaVinci Resolve 10

    Review: DaVinci Resolve 10

  • Will Strauss looks at post production in 2014

    Will Strauss looks at post production in 2014

  • Modern movie finishing

    Modern movie finishing

  • How the cloud is changing the post production landscape

    How the cloud is changing the post production landscape

  • Rotolight expand new range of award winning Anova flood lights

    Rotolight expand new range of award winning Anova flood lights

  • Quantum StorNext plays a starring role for Framestore

    Quantum StorNext plays a starring role for Framestore

  • Loudness: What happens now if my work is not compliant?

    Loudness: What happens now if my work is not compliant?

  • Is it time to review your colour grading toolset?

    Is it time to review your colour grading toolset?

  • The evolving face of post production

    The evolving face of post production

  • ARRI LED technology

    ARRI LED technology

  • 2011 wasnt all that bad for TV & Commercials, was it? So what does 2012 hold?

    2011 wasnt all that bad for TV & Commercials, was it? So what does 2012 hold?

  • Avid solutions create a stellar workflow for Mwnci Post Production

    Avid solutions create a stellar workflow for Mwnci Post Production

  • THE RISE AND FALL AND RISE AND FALL OF POST PRODUCTION

    THE RISE AND FALL AND RISE AND FALL OF POST PRODUCTION

  • tv-bay questions

    tv-bay questions

  • Transforming Post Production With Content Supply Chain Management

    Transforming Post Production With Content Supply Chain Management

  • Challenging times

    Challenging times


News
Nugen Halo Upmix Controls and Fine-Tunes Surround Mixes for Award-Winning Productions Posted: 21/08/2019
Nugen and rsquo;s Halo Upmix Controls and Fine-Tunes Surround Mixes for Award-Winning Productions
For the past 30 years, award-winning Re-recording Mixer Joe Barnett has worked on a wide variety of high-profile projects including American History X, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Crazy Heart, When in Rome, Chronicle, 2 Guns, Luke Cage, Daredevil and The OA. Among Barnett’s most recent credits is the Netflix hit Iron Fist, for which he relied on NUGEN Audio’s Halo Upmix for his surround sound mix.
Tags: Nugen Audio | Halo Upmix | Sound | Audio
Submitted by D. Pagan Communications
More from this author
Argosy Announces IP Networking and Fibre Infrastructure Wins Posted: 21/08/2019
Argosy Announces IP Networking and Fibre Infrastructure Wins
Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast cables and infrastructure products, recently provided a selection of IP and fibre-based cabling, networking and rack technology to support dB Broadcast in the IP migration of some of the UK’s leading broadcasters and media services companies.
Tags: Argosy | IP networking | fibre infrastructure | 350km cabling | SMPTE-2022 fibre equipment | network connectors | rack technology | dB Broadcast | IP migration | Tom Swan | digital video coaxial cables | Chris Smeeton | MKM Marketing Communications
Submitted by MKM Marketing Communications
More from this author
National TeleConsultants Peter Adamiak Honored as SMPTE Fellow Posted: 21/08/2019
National TeleConsultants Peter Adamiak Honored as SMPTE Fellow

National TeleConsultants (NTC), one of the most respected media technology consulting, design, and systems integration companies in the world, is proud to announce that its co-founder and managing partner, Peter Adamiak, has been named by the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®) as a 2019 SMPTE Fellow. Adamiak will be recognized at the SMPTE Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, Oct. 24 in Los Angeles, California.

Tags: National TeleConsultants | Peter Adamiak | SMPTE | NTC | Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
PMC Heads North To Oldham Street With MB2SE Monitors Posted: 21/08/2019
PMC Heads North To Oldham Street With MB2SE Monitors
PMC’s MB2SE speakers are taking centre stage at a stunningly designed multi-storey creative space in Manchester’s thriving entertainment area, the Northern Quarter.
Tags: PMC Speakers | MB2SE Monitors | Steve Levine | Oldham Street | Manchester | Andy Smith | Jason McGuire
Submitted by White Noise Public Relations Ltd
More from this author
VuWall and LG Partner to Deliver the Most Advanced Integrated Video Wall Control and Display Technology for Control Room Environments Posted: 20/08/2019
VuWall and LG Partner to Deliver the Most Advanced Integrated Video Wall Control and Display Technology for Control Room Environments

VuWall, leader of video wall and AV network management solutions, today announced a corporate partnership with LG Electronics, the leading global manufacturer of monitors, personal computers, digital signage, and commercial displays. This partnership allows VuWall and LG to offer customers a fully integrated control room solution that combines VuWall's advanced VuScape video wall processor with LG's latest 55SVH7F video wall display.

Tags: VuWall | Video Wall | Control Room | VuScape | AV network management | LG Electronics
Submitted by InGear
More from this author
SMPTEs Latest IMF Plugfest Makes Significant Progress Toward Interoperability Posted: 20/08/2019
SMPTEs Latest IMF Plugfest Makes Significant Progress Toward Interoperability

SMPTE®, the organization that is defining the future of storytelling, today announced that the SMPTE Interoperable Master Format (IMF) plugfest, held May 14-15 in London, marked another milestone in the development of the IMF family of international standards (SMPTE ST 2067), with more than 30 participants making progress toward interoperability.

Tags: SMPTE | IMF Plugfest | IBC2019 | Interoperable Master Format | SMPTE ST 2067 | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
Love Is in the Air for Riedels Artist Intercom at the Electric Love Festival in Austria Posted: 20/08/2019
Love Is in the Air for Riedels Artist Intercom at the Electric Love Festival in Austria

Riedel Communications supplied an extensive Artist-based communications backbone and provided on-site support for the Electric Love Festival, held in Austria July 4-6. Integrated with the Artist infrastructure, a Bolero wireless intercom system ensured clear communications for all mobile staff before, during, and after the four-day event. The festival, which has been held at the Salzburgring race course since 2013, is one of the largest electronic dance music events in Europe, this year hosting over 180,000 visitors and featuring nearly 160 artists.

Tags: Artist Intercom | Electric Love Festival | Riedel Communications | Bolero wireless | RSP-2318 SmartPanel | 2300-Series SmartPanel
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
MovieLabs and Hollywood Studios Publish White Paper Envisioning the Future of Media Creation in 2030 Posted: 20/08/2019
MovieLabs and Hollywood Studios Publish White Paper Envisioning the Future of Media Creation in 2030

Motion Pictures Laboratories, Inc. (MovieLabs), together with member studios, has published a new white paper presenting an industry vision for the future of media creation technology by 2030. The paper, jointly authored by MovieLabs and technology leadership teams from Hollywood studios, paints a bold picture of future technology and discusses the need for the industry to work together now on innovative new software, hardware and production workflows to support and enable new ways to create content over the next ten years. The white paper is available today for free download on the MovieLabs website www.movielabs.com.

Tags: MovieLabs and Hollywood Studios Publish White Paper Envisioning the Future of Media Creation in 2030 | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
Submitted by PRComs
More from this author
TSL Products Presents Latest Audio Monitoring and Broadcast Control System Solutions at SET Expo 2019 Posted: 20/08/2019
TSL Products Presents Latest Audio Monitoring and  Broadcast Control System Solutions at SET Expo 2019
TSL Products, a leading designer and manufacturer of broadcast workflow solutions, will feature its latest audio and control solutions at SET Expo 2019, alongside systems integration partner Line Up. TSL will highlight updates to its audio monitoring offerings, including its SAM-Q platform, PAM-IP and its MPA1 lines. In addition, it will showcase its new IP Control Buddy as well as the range of Anything Interface Boxes.
Tags: TSL Products | SET Expo 2019 | SAM-Q | audio | PAM-IP | MPA1 | broadcast | workflow | solutions
Submitted by D. Pagan Communications
More from this author
Summer 2019s Biggest Film Releases Used Blackmagic Design Posted: 20/08/2019
Summer 2019s Biggest Film Releases Used Blackmagic Design
Blackmagic Design announced today that a number of the 2019 summer season’s worldwide film releases used numerous Blackmagic Design products during production and post, including its digital film cameras, DaVinci Resolve Studio editing, color correction, visual effects (VFX) and audio post production application, and more. This included some of the biggest blockbusters and expected blockbusters of the summer, such as “John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum,” “Men In Black: International” and “Rocketman.”
Tags: Blackmagic Design | Blackmagic | BMD | Summer Films | Blockbusters | Filmmaking | DaVinci Resolve
Submitted by Blackmagic design
More from this author
New Australian Sci Fi Film Quanta Shot on URSA Mini Pro and Graded with DaVinci Resolve Posted: 20/08/2019
New Australian Sci Fi Film Quanta Shot on URSA Mini Pro and Graded with DaVinci Resolve
Blackmagic Design today announced the new sci fi film “Quanta” was shot entirely on an URSA Mini Pro, while grading was done using DaVinci Resolve Studio. The film is one of the first globally distributed films by the new Melbourne based film production company and film collective Raygun, and will begin distribution in the United States and other countries in August.
Tags: Blackmagic Design | Blackmagic | BMD | DaVinci Resolve | URSA Mini Pro | Sci-Fi | Filmmaking | Production | Post
Submitted by Blackmagic design
More from this author
wTVision Relies on Ultimatte for Augmented Reality Work During Panama Elections Posted: 20/08/2019
wTVision Relies on Ultimatte for Augmented Reality Work During Panama Elections
Blackmagic Design today announced that Ultimatte, its real time compositing processor, was used by wTVision for augmented reality (AR) production and complete graphics conception during the broadcasts for Panama’s 2019 primaries, parliamentary and presidential elections on TVN. Blackmagic Design’s ATEM Television Studio HD live production switcher and more were also used to create a reliable workflow that kept the country informed, showing real time results, projections and the final outcome of the elections in an interactive way.
Tags: Blackmagic Design | Blackmagic | BMD | Ultimatte | AR | Augmented Reality | DeckLink | ATEM | UltraStudio
Submitted by Blackmagic design
More from this author
Front and Center Live Performance Delivered in Ultra HD and HDR with Blackmagic Design Posted: 20/08/2019
Front and Center Live Performance Delivered in Ultra HD and HDR with Blackmagic Design
Blackmagic Design today announced that critically acclaimed television concert series “Front and Center” used a full Blackmagic Design Ultra HD live production workflow to produce several episodes of its ninth season, which were live streamed to Facebook Live and delivered in SDR for public television and HDR10 for DIRECTV. The episodes, which included virtuoso guitarist, vocalist and songwriter Gary Clark Jr., were shot using URSA Broadcasts, Pocket Cinema Camera 4Ks and Micro Studio Camera 4Ks, and switched using an ATEM Television Studio Pro 4K live production switcher.
Tags: Blackmagic Design | BMD | Blackmagic | Ultra HD | Facebook Live | URSA Broadcast | BMPCC4K | ATEM
Submitted by Blackmagic design
More from this author
SMPTE Announces Annual Award Recipients for 2019 Posted: 19/08/2019
SMPTE Announces Annual Award Recipients for 2019

SMPTE®, the organization that is defining the future of storytelling, today announced the group of industry leaders and innovators who will be honored at this year's SMPTE Awards Gala. Scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 24, the gala and afterparty will serve as the concluding events of the SMPTE 2019 Annual Conference (SMPTE 2019) at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites in downtown Los Angeles. SMPTE Fellow elevations will be conferred at the SMPTE 2019 Fellows Luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 22.

Tags: SMPTE | Award Recipients | SMPTE Awards Gala | SMPTE 2019 Annual Conference | SMPTE 2019
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
PMC Helps Tommy Vicari Showcase His Recording Skills Posted: 19/08/2019
PMC Helps Tommy Vicari Showcase His Recording Skills
Internationally acclaimed producer Tommy Vicari will use a PMC monitoring system to highlight the importance of clarity and accuracy when recording and mixing live music.
Tags: PMC Speakers | Tommy Vicari | Masterclass | IB2s-A monitors | result6 monitors | Sotto il Mare | Filippo Perbellini
Submitted by White Noise Public Relations Ltd
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 > >>