Author: Sam Priston

HotHead Silhouette In Live Production

In August Bluebell announced the launch of the Hothead Silhouette, an end-to-end, self-contained power, control, and video tool for 4K robotic-camera productions. Hothead Silhouette replaces copper cabling with one hybrid cable and, more importantly, allows camera operators to sit far away from the robotic head — a combination of benefits not previously available in conjunction with…
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Upgrades to Bluebell BN390 Multiplexer Enable New 4K UHD Conversion Options and Remote Configuration

As UHDTV takes hold, single-cable transport of 4K signals is becoming more and more imperative. That’s why Bluebell has put considerable effort into building such a solution: the BN390 stand-alone interface supporting 4K/UHDTV in broadcast studios and outside broadcast (OB) applications, especially sport. With the BN390 multiplexer, broadcasters can avoid using quad HD links, which…
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Product of the Month BN365 12G-SDI

The BN365, is a stand-alone 12G Fibre transport module now upgraded to achieve better performance; cleaner, crisper pictures; and longer distances. Like its BN390 cousin, the BN365 is available with CWDM optics. They are extremely compact single channel fibre optic converters that are perfectly suited to provide interference free transmission and for extending the range…
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Bluebell Wins Emmy® Award for SDI-Over-Fibre Technology

Bluebell Opticom Ltd today announced it has earned an Emmy® Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for pioneering development of SDI over fibre optic networks. The award comes as part of the 69th Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy®Awards announced in early September and the award ceremony will be held on 8th April 2018…
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Bluebell Launches Stand-Alone Unit for Single-Cable 4K 12G-SDI Interface

BERKSHIRE, U.K. — 9 September 2016 — Bluebell Opticom Ltd., provider of innovative fibre optic solutions for fixed and remote applications, today announced the launch of the BN390 stand-alone interface supporting 4K/UHDTV in broadcast studios and outside broadcast (OB) applications. The BN390 provides infrastructure transport not only for quad 3G-SDI and two sample interleaves, but for serial 12G-SDI…
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Bluebell Introduces Hothead Silhouette

Bluebell today announced the launch of the Hothead Silhouette, an end-to-end, self-contained power, control, and video tool for 4K robotic-camera productions. Hothead Silhouette replaces copper cabling with one hybrid cable and, more importantly, allows camera operators to sit far away from the robotic head. A combination of benefits not previously available in conjunction with 4K UHD…
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