Hybrid, a leading manufacturer of total real-time graphics solutions, launched its new trackless virtual studio solution Neon at NAB 2011. Hybrid experienced record interest at this year's NAB with over 250 visitors stopping by the stand for demos and information on Neon and on Hybrid's 3D and 2D virtual studio solutions Krypton and Helium, with full camera tracking.
Many visitors were amazed a...
BFMTV, a 24-hour French free-to-air news channel, has been using Hybrid's virtual studio and robotic camera tracking systems to generate virtual studios for 15 hours per day of live production since 2005. Over the years, BFMTV have made multiple upgrades to their Hybrid virtual studio system, upgrading camera tracking systems, moving from 2D to 3D sets, and recently upgrading from SD to HD.
The Canadian Weather Network has selected leading virtual studios and camera tracking manufacturer, Hybrid, for its upgrade to a 24/7 on-air virtual studio look, broadcasting in HD.
The Weather Network broadcasts nationwide in Canada and reaches an average of 9 million Canadians on TV every week. They decided to move to HD in early 2011 and wanted to combine the launch with an exci...
At this year's NAB, visitors to Hybrid's stand (C9849) will be able to get a live demo of Hybrid's new trackless virtual studio solution -Neon- as well as presentations of Hybrid's 3D Krypton and 2D Helium virtual studio solutions with full camera tracking and Hybrid's proprietary robotic heads Titanium and Silver and robotic jib Chrome.
Neon is a powerful and easy-to-use trackl...
Hybrid is proud to announce a major upgrade of its historical customer: 24/7 News TV Channel BFMTV.
BFMTV is launching a major HD upgrade with 6 HD cameras; Hybrid has upgraded all the six 3D engines to HD.
BFMTV has also upgraded their virtual set platform to the new Krypton NV with new user friendly GUI, and powerful new functionalities.
"We are really satisfied with BFMTV as our customer. Th...
Hybrid is proud to announce its newest Neon TrackLess virtual set solution user: TLM (Lyon Metropolitan TV). TLM, the biggest local TV Station in France, has recently begun using Neon Virtual Set solution ? with 2 fixed SD Cameras ? on a daily basis for its news programmes.
Neon has gives TLM flexibility in the production workflow since the studio space is extremely small and the design team need...
Hybrid is proud to announce its debut in the African broadcasting market with the company's first project with the Kenyan Broadcasting Corporation (KBC). Hybrid has previously had extensive success in the European and Middle Eastern markets with numerous Virtual Studio and Robotics projects, but this is the first time the French
based company has deployed a full tracking Virtual Studio system inc...
A specialist in realtime camera motion capture techniques and in virtual studio products, the HYBRID company will introduce new upscale and standard robotic camera mounts and virtual studio solutions at the NAB Show in Las Vegas from April 12 to 15, 2010, on the French Pavilion at booth N1302.
HYBRID has been manufacturing robotic camera mounts for over 10 years. Its 2D and 3D virtual studio solu...
Hybrid has recently noticed growing interest in broadcast robotics solutions. Since July 2009, the company has delivered four projects for robotics, which constitutes a significant rise over previous years for the company.
The first project was in Sweden for the MTG Media Group, through system integrator Danmon Sweden and consisted of two Silver robotic heads and a complete control interface (Cob...
Hybrid MC is changing its brand name to become simply "Hybrid"; our goal will continue to be to develop innovative solutions and products for the rich media market, but I am also pleased to announce that we will now have a much greater capability to deal with international business.
After years of developing innovative and precise robotic camera supports, as well as cost effective...
Since IBC 2009, Hybrid has been actively promoting its new cost effective, trackless 3D virtual set solution - Neon HD/SD. Neon is a new software only based virtual set solution allowing virtual set production with no tracking devices and no external chroma keyer.
Neon is based on Hybrid's core 3D engine and own proprietary algorithm for chroma keying. From fixed camera signal, Neon allows the us...
French IPTV channel MCE TV, has adopted Hybrid's virtual set technologies. MCE TV focuses on student life and offers programs for all students from France.
Cognacq Jay Image (subsidiary of TDF) has purchased a turnkey virtual set tracking solution, which combines Pan/Tilt/Zoom HMD, Titanium robotic heads and Chrome robotic Jib.
Both Hybrid's new and old generation robotic heads are controlled th...
Hybrid is proud to introduce its newest broadcast robotic support:
Chrome Robotic Jib.
Chrome is a compact 1.5?meter jib arm allowing astonishing camera movements combining remote precision and motion tracking.
Chrome incorporates Hybrid's existing Silver Robotic Head on the end of the arm.
Chrome can be used in regular broadcast productions simply as a robotic jib, and also with Hybrid's Vir...
Local French 24/7 news channel Grand Lille TV (North of France) had adopted Hybrid's new trackless virtual set solution Neon.
The solution has been adopted to produce live newscasts 24/7 for local news.
Grand Lille TV's decision to choose Hybrid's Neon was due to a limited budget and limited availability of space for their news channel Neon has an extremely small footprint in the studio and allo...