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    Overview

    Portable Live Production

    855setHigh definition (HD), live, multi-camera video production no longer exists only in the realm of big television studios or giant production trucks with banks of monitors, miles of cables, tape machines, video recorders, video effects generators, titling stations, audio mixers and more. Today, all of that power, quality and potential exists in a 20-pound box small enough to fit in a backpack, with the flexibility for one person or a small team to deliver network-quality video. TriCaster™ makes it possible for you to broadcast, project, live stream or record full HD programming.

    TriCaster is a high definition, network-quality portable live production solution. In one small box, you gain multi-channel HD switching, HD network-style virtual sets, HD titling, HD digital disk recording, audio mixing, HD editing, full HD streaming and more.

    455setLive video is a dominant force in our world, from the Internet and digital billboards to traditional television broadcasting. Everyone knows what television is supposed to look like. Viewers immediately recognize the difference between well-crafted, network-style programs and simple webcam streams. This is why producers and sponsors worldwide choose TriCaster productions, where they can achieve professional results that match their brand.

    As the worldwide leader in portable live production, NewTek has empowered thousands of TriCaster users from major players like CBS Radio, ESPN X Games, Fox News, Fox Sports, MTV, NBA D-League, NHL, Sky News, TWiT, VH1 and WNBA to elementary schools, high school and college sports teams/leagues, local governments and more. Each of these organizations has used TriCaster portable live production to build their brands and extend their reach through the power of network-quality video, streamed live to the Web.

    Why Key Code Media

    Key Code Media is a NewTek Elite Partner Reseller. We help our clients integrate produce live events and internet streamed shows. Integrating systems including cameras, lighting, graphics, switchers and streaming has made TriCaster™ Family a perfect solution for our clients. Over 500+ high end production and post clients rely on Key Code Media for their video technology integration and success.

    Key Code Media has deployed more media creation tools with the top studios and production companies than any reseller on the planet. They choose us for our in depth knowledge of video and audio workflow. Chuck Silber, Vice President of NewTek chose Key Code Media as a NewTek Elite Partner “Key Code Media gets video and audio. They’ve sent multiple technical and sales personnel for certified training enabling clients to get the top level representation of our systems. With their West Coast service footprint, they are set up to support our client base. We’re very happy to have them on our team.”

    Key Code Media President Mike Cavanagh states “NewTek has really impressed us. We used to view them as a hobbyist’s product, but TriCaster has radically changed that impression. Price and performance along with great tools to create virtual sets has distinguished Newtek’s TriCaster. Our clients range from schools to production companies. We have professionally trained and certified technicians who solve high end workflows. We know video and audio and can outfit and support your system with professional solutions so you can get your job done. Scopes, mixers, patch bays, routers, video I/O, decks and tapeless workflow are our specialty. We are incredibly excited about the release of NewTek’s TriCaster™  allowing the same portability in full HD. There is just no other company with our staff, commitment or experience, anywhere.”

    As a company with multiple locations, we have been able to stream and rebroadcast our own live events to reach out to our entire client database without them having to leave their homes or offices; TriCaster™ is a remarkable tool that also can be utilized as a unique marketing device for any organization. 

    TriCaster 40

    TriCaster 40

    The Multi-Camera Production and Streaming Tool 
    you've been saving for — at a price that shortens the wait.

    NewTek-TriCaster-40pdfTricaster 40 Infosheet (PDF)

    Finding a way to produce high-quality video programming can be a challenge when you're on a tight budget. But now, there's an easy way to avoid the pitfalls of discount equipment that doesn't measure up, pieced-together set-ups with hidden costs, and complicated controls that require a master technician.

    TriCaster 40 is an all-in-one live production and streaming system that lets you publish live media, reaching more viewers—in more places—affordably. It's the answer you've been looking for to solve your switching, streaming and recording demands—in one compact system. Right out of the box, push the boundaries with bigger-looking, network-quality live productions—every time.

    • High Performance at a Low Price — You can now create and publish stunning shows in HD, and stream live at the same time—even on a tight budget

    • Quick to Set Up. Easy to Use — Set up your entire real-time production easily, in minutes; plug in, add cameras and start creating.

    • Cart-and-Carry Portability — Gain a huge advantage with full mobile capability in a small package—from room-to-room, to studio and on the road again—get there first, faster.

    • Bigger and Better-Looking Shows — Don't compromise your brand for low-quality productions; shows look polished and professional every time with four live camera inputs, computer sources, built-in effects, transitions, virtual sets, internal clip player, titles and graphics.

    Professional-grade live production doesn't have to cost a fortune. Keeping up with the demands of  viewers, and streaming live wherever your audience watches—are now easy to do, and affordable for smaller budgets, too.

    At A Glance

    Fast Setup. Easy to Use.

    Enjoy professional results with do-it-yourself simplicity. Just plug in, power on, and you're up and running with your very own show—in no time. Make life and live production easier, with all the tools you need to produce a show, in a single system. Connect up to 4 cameras. Share the screen from your laptop, desktop or wireless iOS device.

    All-in-one Live Production.

    Mix in video clips, graphics and audio. And do it all from a live virtual set. No additional system hardware or assembly required.

    On-budget HD.

    Set your standards higher, but keep your expenses manageable. The same formats used in broadcast television put you on par with the big networks, while high-quality component video connections let you work with HD cameras that are in your price range. SD also comes standard, so if you're not there yet, you can make the jump when you're ready.

    Travel-size.

    Forget about lugging case after case of equipment wherever you go. Whether you're heading cross campus, to the top floor or the next town, the compact design means instant master control anywhere you can free up a tabletop, spare shelf space, or roll up with a small cart.

    Web-ready.

    Choppy, grainy online video is a thing of the past. Go full resolution, direct to the Web, with HD live streaming. Record simultaneously for upload to your favorite video sharing site, and make your show available on demand. Take your talents worldwide.

    Television-style Sets and Backgrounds.

    Got green screen? Turn even the tiniest production space into a massive virtual studio that makes your show look like primetime TV. Or, use any live camera, video or graphic as a background for your on-camera talent. Not only can you go anywhere, you can be anywhere—and be first.

    Creative Tools.

    Transitions. Picture-in-picture. Full-screen graphics. Nameplates. News tickers. Customize your show with the same tools that network producers use to deliver a dynamic presentation to your viewing audience.

    Optional Control Surface.

    Exclusively for the TriCaster 40 system, add the TriCaster 40 Control Surface for fast, full access to hardware operation of all live-production functions – and still keep your small desktop footprint. Or augment your crew with an additional operator, and split the production tasks between console and UI.

    TriCaster 410

    TriCaster 410

    Enter live broadcasting. Emerge victorious.

    TriCaster-410-small-RevpdfTriCaster 410 Infosheet (PDF)

    Streamline your production setup and keep your business moving from one event to the next with the turnkey power of TriCaster 410. Forget the costly investment in racks and racks of equipment - you get all the gear you need in an all-in-one, compact system that's easy to use and flight-case friendly.

    Built for live event producers and webcasters on the move and on a tight budget, TriCaster 410 delivers the definitive live production experience with total confidence. Create a bigger looking show, custom branded with supercharged visuals like 3D holographic virtual sets, and a whole slew of productivity- enhancing tools. Overflowing with creative flexibility, but free of workflow and post-production extras outside the scope of what you do, TriCaster 410 cuts down equipment expenditure to fit your business the way you envisioned it—and adds professional good looks without the frills and extra costs.

    You have a world of choices for handling live operations, with compatible TriCaster control surfaces along with support
    for breakout control of audio, camera, key commands, and even on-camera sequence triggering. TriCaster 410 gives you complete control, whether you're producing for broadcast, streaming live to the Web, projecting to a big screen, creating an engaging second-screen experience—or all of the above.

    At A Glance

    Turnkey Production

    Multiple turnkey functions do the work that usually requires racks of costly gear. Save space, setup time and expense with just one system; record, encode, switch, submix, playback, mix audio, and create advanced graphics, titling, and more

    Streamlined SDI I/O

    Keep your productions professional and standardized to your predictable infrastructure and workflow with SDI connectivity; input up to four cameras with varying SD and HD resolutions; send your program out to multiple destinations and displays – even to another TriCaster over the network

    Automation

    Streamline sophisticated operation sequences that are too complex for real-time action with custom memory presets and key commands; extend control behind the scenes and in front of the camera with MIDI support and interactive Hot Spots; and add robotic PTZ cameras that you can control remotely without the need for additional staff

    Live Virtual Sets

    Take your multi-purpose room or a corner of a studio and turn it into any world you want to create, without the high cost or construction; our live virtual sets
    let you elevate your look with realistic foregrounds and moving backgrounds; or create a panoramic 3D location with our holographic LiveSet capability

     

    Tricaster 460

    TriCaster 460

    Mobile production that will make you look like a television giant

    TriCaster-460-set-small-RevpdfTriCaster 460 Infosheet (PDF)

    Raise the level of your mobile production without raising the budget. TriCaster 460 gives you professional-grade gear in a compact, easy to use system so you can quickly reach your audience from anywhere—booth, studio, van or small control room.

    TriCaster 460 provides incredible flexibility to producers on the road and in small spaces for everything from connectivity and program output, to source footage access after the fact, and available media sources. Elevate everyday productions to network-style compositions with real-time, 4 M/E compositing, virtual sets, transitions, brand elements, and more—all integrated within a compact 2U frame. Quickly capture and create compelling live and post-produced content with on-board tools that save space and costs. Go live. Go big. On the road, or onsite.

    With an optional hardware control surface and support for a range of external control devices for audio mixing, robotic camera operation, sequence commands, and even gesture- based talent triggers, TriCaster 460 gives you complete control of your content, whether you're producing for broadcast, streaming live to the Web, projecting to a big screen, creating an engaging second-screen experience—or all of the above.

    At A Glance

    Multi-Track ISO Source Recording

    Record up to four isolated, simultaneous feeds during live production with IsoCorderTM technology built
    into the system, replacing racks and racks of space- wasting gear – without the expense

    Media Publishing

    Instantly publish content to popular social media sites; upload to FTP sites, or transfer to storage volumes and network locations; share clips and stills during production, or upload your entire show within minutes after production wraps

    Automation

    Streamline sophisticated operation sequences that are too complex for real-time action with custom memory presets and key commands; extend control behind the scenes and in front of the camera with MIDI support and interactive Hot Spots; and add robotic PTZ cameras that you can control remotely without the need for additional staff

    Holographic Live Virtual Sets

    Create custom, photorealistic virtual environments from panoramic images using a smartphone, point-and-shoot, or DSLR camera, with support for 3D positioning of sources and live virtual camera movements (requires Virtual Set Editor 2.5, sold separately)

    Multi-Channel Audio Mixer

    Deliver pristine sound with adjustable audio for all sources, plus 4 fully independent stereo output mixes; robust audio follow video and routing configuration; touchscreen and tactile remote control via the iPad® audio app and native support for Avid® Artist Mix audio control surfaces
     

     

    TriCaster860

    TriCaster 860

    Seize opportunity. Smash limitations.

    TriCaster-860-small-RevpdfTriCaster 860 Infosheet (PDF)

    Create more shows for a bigger audience with programs that make a bigger impact. All at once, TriCaster 860 lets you deliver content where your viewers watch—broadcast on TV, streamed live online, and projected on the big screen—even posted in real time on social media sites where they can share the experience with others. Gear up your productions without adding more gear.

    With TriCaster 860, you have a complete, media production solution for delivering bigger, more creative live productions. Produce more with the content you capture—more video, text, graphics, animations and virtual sets. Don't just keep up with ever-changing media strategies—invent your own. Create the attention-getting content that stands out from the crowd, and use that same content to discover fresh new streams of revenue opportunities.

    Adapt to your growing program needs with incredibly flexible control, sophisticated automation, and 8 M/E submix potential. Fly solo with the optional hardware control surface—or assemble a team to crew a studio full of supported third-party audio, MIDI, and robotic camera devices.

    At A Glance

    Multi-Track ISO Source Recording

    Isolate the recording of multiple input and output sources with IsoCorderTM technology, including embedded timecode and four audio tracks; save racks and racks of space and resources that are typically allocated for capture, and post-production workflows

    Media Publishing

    Instantly publish content to popular social media sites; upload to FTP sites, or transfer to storage volumes and network locations; share clips and stills during production, or upload your entire show within minutes after production wraps

    Automation

    Streamline sophisticated operation sequences that are too complex for real-time action with custom memory presets and key commands; extend control behind the scenes and in front of the camera with MIDI support and interactive Hot Spots; and add robotic PTZ cameras that you can control remotely without the need for additional staff

    Holographic Live Virtual Sets

    Create custom, photorealistic virtual environments from panoramic images using a smartphone, point-and-shoot, or DSLR camera, with support for 3D positioning of sources and live virtual camera movements (requires Virtual Set Editor 2.5, sold separately)

    Multi-Channel Audio Mixer

    Deliver pristine sound with adjustable audio for all sources, plus 4 fully independent stereo output mixes; robust audio follow video and routing configuration; touchscreen and tactile remote control via the iPad® audio app and native support for Avid® Artist Mix audio control surfaces

    TriCaster8000

    TriCaster 8000

    A force to be monotized. 

    TC8000-group-set-squarepdfTriCaster 8000 Infosheet (PDF)

    You work in a world where complex productions are the norm. And producing content at a superhuman pace is expected. TriCaster 8000 lets you reach more viewers—on more screens and in more places—with incredibly sophisticated shows.

    A highly configurable, broadcast-integrated content production platform, TriCaster 8000 allows you to dominate vastly scalable, creative live productions with access to all available content at your fingertips. You have total integration with existing gear, and the ability to move from the most straightforward, to the most complex events with ease. Publish to social media platforms during production, and adapt to any custom configuration—even extended ones with upstream routers and mirrored systems. With unprecedented capabilities for automation and control, the more complex your program, the easier you can make it all come together.

    Operators can easily keep up with the higher demands of live production control, and the need to deliver live media to multiple outlets, behind the console of the TriCaster 8000 CS. With every function under fingertip control, it's the most practical and coolest way to handle the heat of a hot production.

    At A Glance

    Virtually Unlimited Scalability

    Add router control to multiply camera sources and deliver to more outputs without conversion, look even bigger with multi-input virtual sets; or downsize for a small-scale show seamlessly

    Mirroring

    Support for synchronized, mirrored operation between multiple TriCaster 8000 systems connected to the same local network to provide fail-safe operation and expand programming opportunities

    Media Publishing

    Instantly publish content to popular social media sites; upload to FTP sites, or transfer to storage volumes and network locations; share clips and stills during production, or upload your entire show within minutes after production wraps

    Automation

    Streamline sophisticated operation sequences that are too complex for real-time action with custom Macro commands; extend control behind the scenes and in front of the camera with MIDI support and interactive Hot Spots; add robotic PTZ cameras that you can control remotely without the need for additional staff

    Holographic Live Virtual Sets

    Import custom, photorealistic virtual environments created from panoramic images captured with a smartphone, point-and-shoot, or DSLR camera, with support for 3D positioning of sources and live virtual camera movements (requires Virtual Set Editor 2.5, sold separately)

     

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