NewTek, Inc., manufacturer of 3D animation and video products, has announced the shipment of TriCaster PRO, an enhanced version of TriCaster, a portable, live production system with an interface designed for corporate presenters, educators, local access, sports broadcasters, and media ministries. TriCaster PRO allows users to mix multiple live component cameras with pre-edited video, overlay titles, images, external computer displays, and live web pages with simultaneous output to video, projector, and the internet.
TriCaster features include: Switching and preview of 3 Cameras and the ability to connect up to 6; iVGA network import of external computer displays (both PC and Mac); XGA Projector output; Virtual VCR and picture player (digital disk recorder); Live web streaming and recording; an audio mixer; Titler; Hundreds of 2D and 3D transitions; Video editing; and an optional TriCaster VM switching surface. TriCaster PRO adds several features, including: Component video in and out; Auto camera calibration; BNC and XLR connections; Waveform and vectorscope; Balanced audio in and out with phantom power; and high resolution projector outputs, WXGA, SXGA, WSXGA, and QSXGA. TriCaster PRO is now available now at $6,995.