PTZOptics 12x SDI

Camera and Accessories, User Stories and Reviews

Stream Dudes: Unboxing Video of PTZOptics 12x-SDI PTZ Camera

The Stream Dudes Team unboxes the amazing, PTZ Optics 12X-SDI PTZ camera. Click here to watch the video on YouTube The PTZ Optics 12X-SDI is a 1080p camera with 12X optical zoom for capturing HD video at long distances. With support for HDMI, 3G-SDI and IP Streaming (H.264 or H.265) this camera is ideal for Read More

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By Courtney Wach, May 10, 2017 sdi review

Camera and Accessories, Streaming

Epiphan SDI – USB Video Capture Device for Recording & Live Streaming

Watch Alex Pettitt’s video review of the Epiphan SDI video grabber. SDI provides cross-platform, UVC-based video capture for 3G-SDI, HD-SDI and SD-SDI signals, including embedded audio. It is portable, flexible, and simple to use: the perfect companion to your SDI video camera. Best of all, there’s no installation required! Simply connect SDI Read More

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By Britt, March 20, 2017 Video Reviews

4K, UHD and 3D, Camera and Accessories, Production Hardware, Streaming

Review of Capture Cards: “It just works 100% of the time!”

The reviews are in and it’s unanimous. Epiphan cards work great, every time, all the time! Over the past few months the Epiphan HD, SDI, and 4K have all received significant firmware upgrades, and all three capture cards have become incredibly popular for their flexibility and easy-to-use features. For your convenience, Read More

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By Britt, March 13, 2017

Production Hardware

SmallHD 17-inch Monitor with Billion-plus Color

SmallHD has introduced its first reference grade monitor the 1703-P3! Now available at! DVI News gives us some insight on the monitor here! The 1703-P3 is designed to serve the color display demands of both on-set and post production color grading professionals. Each 1703-P3 monitor comes pre-calibrated for DCI-P3 mastering, covering 100% DCI-P3 with Read More

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By Courtney Wach, March 6, 2017

Production Hardware

Epiphan Video Grabbers Used in WAN Show

Epiphan Video sponsored and provided the WAN Show with the USB video grabbers for use in their YouTube show. “They just work!” LinusTechTips used the SDI and the HD for their recent web show. They did run into problems at first but added a high-speed PCIe USB controller to get the throughput Read More

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By Courtney Wach, February 20, 2017

Production Hardware, Specials and Promotions

Grass Valley ADVC G-1 Any-In to SDI Converter Overview and Sale

Brittany Moran from Videoguys goes over  the Grass ValleyADVC G-1 Promotion. The Grass Valley ADVCG1 is an any In to SDI Multi-Functional Converter/ Upconverter with Frame Synchronizer The ADVC G-1 is a compact and competitively priced converter, designed to convert and/or upconvert any kind of professional/broadcast signals to HD/SD-SDI with the full support of the latest Read More

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By Courtney Wach, February 17, 2017

Camera and Accessories

PTZOptics at NAB New York Video

Last week we had the opportunity to speak with Paul Richards from PTZOptics. Paul demonstrated multiple products and showed off the 20x-SDI PTZ camera. PTZOptics at NAB New York Video Click here to watch the video on YouTube In this video Paul shows us their joystick controller, HCjoy-g2. This is the latest controller with new features and Read More

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By Courtney Wach, November 17, 2016

User Stories and Reviews

Shogun Flame: Atomos User Story

Shogun Flame allows you to record log in 4K or HD ProRes/DNxHR from video or raw cameras with HDMI or SDI inputs. Shogun Flame is one out of 3 monitors was released this year from Atomos. Read here for Chris Monlux’s Shogun Flame user story. Shogun Flame User Story This year Atomos released the Shogun Read More

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By Courtney Wach, November 4, 2016

Industry News and Press Releases, Production Hardware

NewTek’s NDI Streamlines the Switch from SDI to IP-based Production

NewTek’s NDI has made a powerful impact on AV-over-IP in a very short amount of time. It’s the beginning of an industry revolution. Read on to find out why NewTek decided to give away this technology. NewTek’s NDI: A Path to IP Production from The Broadcast Bridge Everyone wants to migrate from SDI to IP Read More

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By Britt, October 20, 2016

Production Hardware, Streaming

AJA U-TAP USB 3.0 Capture Devices Now Shipping

AJA is now shipping U-TAP HDMI and U-TAP SDI for high quality HD/SD capture through a bus powered USB 3.0 port. The U-TAP products offer a simple, cost effective and portable solution for plug and play capture that is compatible with OS X® and Windows®, and a broad range of software applications. From video conferencing to Read More

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By Courtney Wach, September 8, 2016