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THURSDAY 20th July SCHEDULE
10.45am This morning we will be introducing you to Paul & Kirstine Roadley from Driving Oz with the Black Dog, who are touring around Australia creating awareness and raising fund for suicide prevention and mental health assistance dogs.
11.30am – Who is behind the scenes making sure our post production technology is keeping the wheels of prouction moving, this morning Ian Puszet the Director of International Customer Care at Avid is with us to talk support.
12.00pm Next up is David Woodward from Avid and we will be talking with him from our Avid Nexis demo area where you can see that it doesn’t matter what editing system you use, when it comes to shared storage they all work great with NEXIS
12.30pm – We will be welcoming Ozzie Sutherland all the way from California to talk to us about the latest release of Avid Pro Tools
1.00pm – Tom Lithgow joins us from Bluefish444 to discuss the latest version of their IngeSTore software
1.30pm – Guest Presenter Phil Sandberg is back and is talking to Griffin Hammond a Documentary Filmmaker to talk about Panasonic’s GH5 Camera.
2.00pm – Phil Sandberg will be talking to Design and Engineering Manager, Michael Abelev from the well known Australian manufacturer of camera support – Miller tripods!
WEDNESDAY 19th July SCHEDULE
11.00am -We kick off this morning a little later, we are excited to welcome Fujifilm’s National Sales Manager – Simon Becker to show us the latest in the MK Lens Range.
11.30am So we have goine straight to the top at AJA Video Systems and joining us in the studio this morning is none other than the President of AJA, Nick Rashby we are hoping to talk about to him about some of their more recent releases KiPro Ultra Plus and FS-HDR
12.00pm While Teradek couldn’t join us on the showfloor we are very lucky to have Jon Landman dialling in, all the way from the USA to talk Bolt/Cube and the new H265!
12.30pm Guest interviewer Phil Sandberg from Content & Technology Magazine joins us int he Broadcast Brains studio to chat with tony Trent from Atomos covering HDR and what’s new in the Atomos Lineup at SMPTE17
1.00pm NewTek product marketing manager and video production workflow expert Will Waters joins us for a chat about NDI.
1.30pm BirdDog has developed the world’s first portable, camera mountable device that takes standard HDMI or HD-SDI signals and converts them live to NDI – Dan Miall, CEO of Bird Dog is coming to chat more about this great piece of tech!
2.00pm ENG on-camera wireless audio! A very importnat topic and Product Manager David Green from Sony Australia will run us through the latest developments on offer from Sony
2.30pm Another international guest today from the Vitec Group who provide some of favourite brands such as Sachtler, Oconnor and Litepanels – we will be chatting with SVP worldwide – Production Equipment Division, Alan Hollis
3.30pm Australian Cinematographer Magazine interviews Cinematographer John Seale, while you may have heard of John for his more recent work on Mad Max Fury Road, you may not realise, John has received Oscar nominations for his work on Witness, Rain Man, and Cold Mountain, and won for The English Patient.
TUESDAY 18th July SCHEDULE
10:00AM – Walkthrough the Videocraft Stand
11.30AM – Australian Screen Editors Dr Karen Pearlman interviews editor Danielle Boesenberg
12:30PM – David Ross CEO of Ross video talks with us about the New All-In-One Production System – Ross Graphite
1:30PM – Anthony Kable, Senior Product Manager of Sony Australia will be covering the IP Live Production products from Sony.
2:00PM – Since his return from the launch of Panasonic EVA1 camera at Cinegear in LA we have all be keen to get the first hand lowdown from Rob Myers National Sales Manager at Panasonic Australia.
2:30PM – Todd Riggs from Ross Video will give us the inside word on the latest innovations in Open gear Infrastructure.
3:00PM – There has been lots of excitement about the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro, well Tim Schumann, product specialist is on hand to run through all the key need to knows about this great production tool.
3:30PM – We love Furio at Videocraft and we have the Robotics champion Bruce Takasaki from Ross Video to talk robotics and the Ross Video Acidcam.
4:30PM – Looking for a Cine Zoom Lens at a great price and great features, Paul Bryant from Canon will go through the features of the new lenses available from Canon.
What else is on Videocraft’s Broadcast Brains this week!
Join Videocraft’s Broadcast Brains and their guests live from the show floor as we bring you the latest tech news in broadcast and production including key international product specialists from our favourite manufacturers. Plus interviews with some of Australia’s most well-known and talented production crew including feature sessions with cinematographer John Seale AM ACS ASC and editor Danielle Boesenberg.
There will also be short live sessions with key international product managers and engineers from around the globe including Ross Video, Avid, Sony, Blackmagic Design, Canon, Panasonic, Atomos, AJA, Teradek, Newtek, Sachtler, OConnor, Litepanels, Birddog, Miller and so many more…
Visitors to the Videocraft stand (B14) at SMPTE 2017 will be able to look, see, touch and feel the very latest in live production and post production solutions. This isn’t just a typical tradeshow stand, it’s the real deal.
TUESDAY 18 JULY – 10am – 6pm
WEDNESDAY 19 JULY – 10am – 6pm
THURSDAY 20 JULY – 10am – 6pm
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Videocraft will be exhibiting the latest gear from our rentals inventory as well as a great line up of new broadcast and production gear that you must see! So if you are looking for your next piece of kit to shoot, edit, stream, light or record, make sure you visit the Videocraft stand (B14).
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