ATEM Television Studio Pro HD by Blackmagic Design is the first live production switcher, which is designed for both AV professionals and broadcasters. This ATEM switcher includes 4 HDMI and 4 SDI inputs where that the user can connect up to 8 sources and compatible with all SD and HD formats up to 1080p60. ATEM Television Studio Pro HD also comes with two channels of analog audio in, RS-422, Ethernet and a built in IEC power supply, along with program and auxiliary outputs. In additional with all the features, this switcher device comes with re-sync on all the inputs so that the users can get clean switch whether they use consumer or professional cameras. Customer using Blackmagic Studio and URSA Mini cameras, this ATEM switcher can get a complete remote control solution; includes talkback, tally, color correction, camera control and more, without additional cables or proprietary control boxes.
Features and benefits
Switching live production:
The ATEM Television Studio Switchers are known as the most affordable and fastest method of creating great quality HD programs right away from living events. Therefore, this is ideal for professional sports, broadcasters, seminars, concerts or the new generation of web broadcasters by using platforms like Twitch TV, Facebook Live and YouTube Live.
Highly portable design:
This professional switcher is really tiny and therefore it is portable and compact enough to carry and use everywhere. The all in one design of this device includes full front panel controls with the input source buttons for switching, an inbuilt AC power supply, spin knob, an inbuilt LCD screen and more.
Front panel control:
The ATEM Television Studio Pro HD comes with front panel controls that include 8 large, illuminated buttons for audio control, switching, buttons for fade to black, downstream keyer, cut-bus style or automated switching with transitions and media players. This means that the users can create programs right from the front panel of this device. This thing makes this device ideal for professional AV installations where it is necessary to switch between the sources.
Software control panel:
For ultimate control and creativity, the models need an elegant, free software control panel. The user can use parameter pallets and control panel to change transitions, switch cameras live and to adjust the key settings. Besides, the user can also control the hardware audio mixer, load graphics for keying or display, to activate macros and to automate clip playback from the program and deck. The powerful camera control allows the user to adjust focus and iris remotely, color correction and camera settings all through SDI.
When a user creates a live program from multiple cameras, it is necessary to be able to see all the sources of video at the same time. With the help of multiview output, the user can see maximum 8 channels of video on an SDI monitor or single HDMI television. Besides, one can also see the tally indicators, cameras, previews and final programs output and graphics all one the similar display.
This device allows the users to choose and use the broadcast quality transitions like dips, wipes, mixing and more while it comes to switching between the sources. One can also adjust the transition durations along with different types of options like width and border color, border, direction and position and more. In fact, there are completely 18 types of customizable transitions, which will give the HD programs high-end broadcast look.