COLORFRONT TRANSKODER 2020 UPDATE 1 HIGHLIGHTS

24 Feb

COLORFRONT TRANSKODER 2020 UPDATE 1 HIGHLIGHTS

FOLLOWING THE LAUNCH OF COLORFRONT'S TRANSKODER 2020 IN DECEMBER, UPDATE 1 FIRMWARE IS NOW AVAILABLE

 

Check out our highlights of the top new features in Colorfront's Transkoder 2020 Update 1 below, or review the full release notes for details on all changes here:

transkoder UPDATE 1

 

TRANSKODER UPDATE 1 - KEY POINTS & NEW FEATURES

COLOUR PROCESSING

  • The Simple CFE default project color pipeline option is based on the latest CFE node that provides high quality conversion from scene-referred and display-referred sources to any output colour space.
  • COLORFRONT ENGINE PIPELINE now in one single node for easier use and fast processing.
  • Transkoder "CFE" Color Processing Option When Creating a New Project
  • Colorfront Engine and ACES combination to get full color quality control
  • Better RAW technical color conversions
  • CFE colour processing, output and camera independent

ENCODING

Color Metadata in ProRes and HEVC Files

  • Fastest and certified encoding
  • Fastest at loading media
  • Fastest render speeds
  • Fastest debayering
  • Simultaneous deliveries of multiple formats, colourspaces, burnins

MASTERING

  • Dolby Atmos (Immersive Audio) IMF Mastering
  • Support for 2020 IMF spec
  • Background and Distributed, Automated DCP and IMF Mastering
  • Multiple Subtitles QC and Mastering, improved subtitle rendering
  • Side-by-side, Dolby Vision 2.9 and 4.0 Comparison
  • Mastering Delivery to S3 and/or Netflix Backlot
  • IMF Sidecar Composition Map Support From CPL Merge Window
  • Custom Encoder Presets in the Finalise Window
  • New Positional Marker Types
  • Fastest and best quality Jpeg 2000 Encoder/Decoder for HDR IMF
  • Fastest checksum
  • Support of complex "version file" or supplemental workflows
  • Transwrapping: flexible strategies to deal with "fixed" OVs with fixes being injected in OV
  • Ready to use OTT presets
  • Easy proper IMF audio creation

STREAMING

  • Secure AES-encrypted, reference quality video streaming for interactive sessions
  • 10-bit, 4K Video/Audio Streaming out OSD/TKD/ExD
  • Supporting Multiple Destination to multiple concurrent viewers
  • Dolby Vision “tunnelling” From Timeline streaming to Consumer TV
  • Remote Control Via Rest API

REMOTE AND CLOUD BASED WORKFLOWS

  • Reading all IMF flavours & heavy OCN formats directly from cloud storage, playing back in real-time
  • Full Transkoder, On-set Dailies, Express Dailies running on Amazon AWS
  • Full workflows to/from Amazon S3 Storage natively, integrated S3 Browser
  • Cloud Automation via web forms
  • Improved REST API

NEW WEB UI

  • Automation Via Customisable Web Forms
  • New Render Queue Page
  • Probe Job Page
  • Remote Control Page
  • Shots Page (Colorfront Bins via Web UI

NEW GENERAL TKD FEATURES

  • Improved Simple CFE Node
  • Dolby Vision HEVC MP4 export
  • Parametric Colorfront LMT ACES node, ACES AMF import, and CLF support
  • New GPU Accelerated
  • HEVC encoder
  • frame.io integration
  • Pixspan Compression GPU support
  • Timeline usability improvements

HDR

  • HDR user interface (like on an XDR display)
  • HDR / SDR perceptual color remapping to any nit level
  • More sophisticated HDR mastering and QC tools
  • Best Second head HDR Analyser in 4k resolution
  • Industry standard HDR Report for PQ content

DOLBY VISION

  • More sophisticated Dolby Vision mastering tools
  • Best Dolby validation tools
  • Best Dolby V4 tools and best at dealing with mixed v4 v2.9 workflow
  • Dolby Atmos and Immersive Audio support

EXTRA

  • Cloud ready technology
  • Sophisticated EXR metadata mapping for VFX pulls
  • Best Subtitle Rendering
  • Flexible node-based pipeline
  • Less expensive upgrades
  • Dual-monitor Broadcast
  • Faster at loading media
  • Fastest render speeds
  • Faster debayering
  • Simultaneous deliveries of multiple formats, colourspaces, burnins 
  • Amazing support
  • Fastest development of new features and requests
  • Easier way of setting up audio metadata / labelling /configuration 
  • Windows and Mac platforms

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