Calibre UK LED scalers deliver World Cup content to German public screenings
Germany-based rental and staging specialists CASSIOPEIA Veranstaltungstechnik GmbH supplied Calibre UK PremierViewProHD-LED image scalers for public broadcasts of World Cup matches in the cities of Offenburg and Achern in Baden- Württemberg, SW Germany.
CASSIOPEIA’s technology manager, Martin Heuberger, said: “We provided several LEDMAN Optoelectronic screens ranging in sizes from 5 to 28 square meters. For each screen, Calibre PremierViewProHD-LED scalers managed content and offered the reliability and stability that is so critical to these type of public events. Calibre is the most reliable system out there!”
Pauline Brooksbank, managing director at Calibre UK, added: “The PremierViewProHD-LED is a dedicated LED screen image scaler with true broadcast-grade processing featuring the award-winning Realta chip. Once again, CASSIOPEIA has deployed our technology that proves it can be trusted and relied upon in the most demanding applications.”
In addition to the World Cup screenings in Germany, Calibre UK FoveaHD MEMC standards convertors were used for frame-rate conversion of live World Cup matches in Brazil to viewers in countries with 50Hz television standards.