Recent Posts tagged with HDTV

Dr. Joe Flaherty, Icon of TV Innovation and CBS Technology Stalwart, Dies at 87

On August 7, 2018, the television industry saw the passing of a true technology icon, Dr. Joseph A. Flaherty, at the age of 87. Television viewers around the globe are still benefiting from the technology innovations of Joe Flaherty.  More

B4 Long

  Something extraordinary happened at this month’s annual convention of the National Association of Broadcasters in Las Vegas. Actually, it was more a number of product introductions — from seven different manufacturers — adding up to something extraordinary: the continuation of the B4 lens mount into the next era of video production. Perhaps it’s best […]  More

Technology Year in Review

Annual Technology Year in Review recorded at the 2015 HPA Tech Retreat, Hyatt Regency Indian Wells, CA February 11, 2015 Direct Link (13 MB / 10:36 TRT): Technology Year in Review Embedded:  More

When Will We Convert to HDTV?

  A few weeks ago I worked on an event television production in New Jersey. Last week I was at the HPA Tech Retreat in California. Yesterday I attended Panasonic’s pre-NAB press conference in New York. What do the three have in common? They made me wonder when we will make the transition to HDTV. […]  More

The Blind Leading

Once upon a time, people were prevented from getting married, in some jurisdictions, based on the shade of their skin colors. Once upon a time, a higher-definition image required more pixels on the image sensor and higher-quality optics. Actually, we still seem to be living in the era indicated by the second sentence above. At […]  More

Ericsson Brings Terrestrial HDTV to Finland

DNA, Finland’s largest cable TV operator with a 43 percent market share, has signed a new agreement with Ericsson that will make the HDTV experience available for 60% of all Finnish digital terrestrial TV households by 2011. The move will make Finnish households among the first in the world to have HDTV through their existing […]  More

The E and Eye

“HDTV is ideally viewed at a distance of roughly three times the picture height.”  That’s the sort of statement heard frequently — as recently as at last week’s HPA Tech Retreat.  And there seems to be a basis for it. According to the eye chart commonly used to determine visual acuity, 20/20 vision can just […]  More

CES 2010: Sony Unveils Bravia LX900 with 3D Functionality

Sony announced more than 38 HDTV models at its Consumer Electronics Show press conference in Las Vegas Wednesday, but the focus of the show was on 3D.  Various 3D products were previewed throughout and Sony was announced as the official sponsor of ESPN’s new 3D network. The Bravia LX900 led the way for Sony with […]  More

Password must contain the following:

A lowercase letter

A capital (uppercase) letter

A number

Minimum 8 characters