CLIPSTER®

Mastering Excellence

 

Key Features

Timeline & Timecode & Conforming

  • Multi-track video (2D/3D) and audio timeline
  • Separate metadata timeline for subtitles and closed captions
  • Full editing features including EDL and FCP XML 
  • Burn-in for customizable text, timecode, keycode and frame numbers
  • Timecode or fame readout
  • Automatic color matching
  • 3D depth histogram and Stereo Analyzer STAN
  • Timeline archiving function

Effects

  • Format conversion in real time
  • Zooming (up- and downscaling) in real time with multiple scaling algorithms
  • Panning, cropping, rotation and flip/flop
  • Scaler and EDL-control for color correction systems
  • Stereoscopic correction toolset
  • Color processing for RAW files (e.g.RED®, ARRI, Sony)
  • 6 vector, primary and secondary color correction with shapes
  • 3D look-up tables for color management
  • Dissolves and SMPTE wipes in real-time
  • Color space conversion in real time (YUV <-> RGB <-> X’Y’Z’)

 Mastering

  • Real-time review including subtitles and/or closed captions
  • Intelligent high-speed transwrapping and transcoding of JPEG2000 essences
  • DCI Mastering with full DCI compliance (supporting Interop, Transitional1 and full SMPTE)
  • Hardware-based DCP encryption
  • DCI subtitling (incl. depth animation, editing)
  • DCI audio labelling including D-Box support
  • Automated DCI compliance validation
  • IMF Mastering following SMPTE specification (incl. application layer #2 extensions)
  • AS-02 Mastering with closed captions (aux. data and VANC) support
  • Direct capture to AS-02
  • Subtitle & closed captions conversions to and from .SCC
  • All mastering formats are handled as project files for efficient remastering

Spycer®

  • Automatic metadata extraction of clips in watch folders
  • Metadata and DPX header editing
  • Platform-independent file sharing
  • Search in local drives or in the whole network
  • Defragmentation of volumes or file sequences
  • Metadata and DPX header editing

I/O tool

  • Manual and interval capturing
  • Log and capture via RS-422
  • Batch capturing and autoconform (EDL)
  • Capture list creation from an EDL, logging or importing Excel files
  • VTR emulation mode
  • 3:2 pull-down creation and removal
  • Recording directly on the NTFS Windows® file system
  • Multi-format recording on a single partition

Audio

  • Sample rate conversion and time stretching
  • Unlimited audio tracks for editing
  • Sample and frame-based editing

I/O, Sync and Remote Controls

  • SD-/HD-SDI input and output in YUV(A) or RGB(A) 8/10/12 bit (single-/dual- link)
  • Analog RGBS/YUV output, DVI connector
  • SD down-converted output in PAL/NTSC
  • 16 channels of 24 bit digital audio, 48 kHz I/O (AES/EBU and embedded audio)
  • 2 analog stereo monitor outputs
  • RS-422 in & out

Video Formats

SD

525i/59.94

720 x 486 (D1)

960 x 486 (D5)

625i/25

720 x 576 (D1)

960 x 576 (D5)

625i/24

720 x 576 (‘Slow PAL’)

HD

1280 x 720p

/23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60

1366 x 768p

/50/59.94/60/90/120

1920 x 1035i

/29.97/30

1920 x 1080i

/23.98/24/25/29.97/30

1920 x 1080psF

/23.98/24/25/29.97/30

1920 x 1080p

/23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60

HSDL

2048 x 1556psF

/14.99/15/19.98/20

4096 x 3112psF

/5

2K

2048 x 1080psF

/23.98/24

2048 x 1080p

/23.98/24

2048 x 1556psF

/23.98/24/25/30

2048 x 1556p

/23.98/24/25/30

4K

4096 x 3112

4096 x 2160

3860 x 2400

4096 x 1714

DCI

1998 x 1080psF

/23.98/24

2048 x 1080

2048 x 858psF

/23.98/24

3996 x 2160

4096 x 1714

Editing

Software

  • Capturing, editing, processing, conforming, versioning and managing tools
  • DCI Mastering tools for generating encrypted DCPs (Digital Cinema Packages)
  • Any resolution from SD to 4K
  • Video formats in 8/10/12/16bit and float
  • Export to JPEG2000, Apple ProRes 422 (4444, HQ, LT, Proxy), Avid DNxHD®, WMV, QuickTime®, Panasonic AVC-Ultra, Sony XDCAM® and other broadcast MXF formats
  • Support of more than 100 graphic formats
  • Intuitive GUI

Hardware

  • Intel® multi-core CPUs
  • Networking with up to 1000 Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet)
  • DVD writer
  • Mouse and keyboard
  • Internal RAID-5 video/audio storage, from 4800 to 14400 GB
  • 20 video interfaces

2K

54/108/222 min

(2048 x 1556/24 fps/10 bit/4:4:4)

HD

124/249/512 min

(1920 x 1080/24 fps/10 bit /4:2:2)

Optional Hardware

  • CLIPSTER® color correction panel
  • JPEG2000 4K accelerator
  • Additional RAID protected storage
  • Internal RAID-5 video/audio storage from 4800 to 14400 GB