With ATEM Studio Converters, live production experience for professionals is
well set to experience a revolution. The ATEM Studio Converter comes with
phenomenal features such as support for tally, audio and talkback signals as
well as bi-directional video. This has been made possible by the fact that you
can connect the switchers with cameras as far as 28miles away using optical
fiber cables and be able to use the converter either independently or together
with other devices and achieve great results. With ATEM Studio Converter, you
can connect as many as four camera converters as it supports four independent
and bi-directional SDI converters via optical fiber.
ATEM Studio Converter delivers best when used as a unit for control rooms,
flyaway kits or OB vehicles. It is designed to convert camera feeds coming from
the optical fiber into HDMI or SDI which are then used as inputs for the
Switcher. The ATEM Studio Converter is also designed to allow for monitoring at
camera position using the talkback and feedback program that it comes integrated
The ATEM Studio Converter has been categorically designed for live production.
With unique and great features such as SDI and HDMI audio outputs as well as EBU
and AES for each of the 4 bi-directional fiber converters, support for
connection of up to four camera converters connectable to a single ATEM Studio
Converter and a one rack size unit that makes the converter a perfect fit for
flyaway kits and OB vehicles.
Tally and Talkback
With the ATEM Studio Converter, you can connect up to four cameras to your
switcher over a long distance for all your needs. The converter comes with a
single optical fiber connection that eliminates the necessity of running up to
four separate video cables for each camera. Talkback, a feature embedded in the
optical fiber connection allows for communications between the switcher and
camera operators. The operators are also kept in the know about when each camera
connected to the switcher is live through the use of program feeds and tally
signals sent from the cameras.
ATEM Studio Converter can connect over a long distance because of integration of
high-level technology of superior quality laser drivers. The converters also
integrate 10-bit video data baths and can support HD/SDI video technology as
well as optical fiber SDI. ATEM Studio Converter comes with an a Press To Talk
(PTT) button that allows for operators to communicate and a level control button
on the keypad for controlling headphones. Studio converters by ATEM integrate
high-quality audio technologies, and operators can listen to audio on channels
15 and 16 using headphones, and this audio is inputted talkback embedded from
the video output on the camera’s optical fiber.
ATEM Studio Converter uses the most technologically advanced connection
option with its camera by using optical fiber. This is perfect and gives the
converters a new dimension in the sense that they can be used with cameras that
are placed up to 28miles away from switchers. The use of optical fiber is also
an economical alternative when compared to other options such as coax.
SDI/HDMI Cameras Support
With ATEM Studio Converter, you can connect up to four SDI/HDMI cameras to your
switcher using optical fiber. This allows for operators to access important
features such as tally, talkback, video and audio connections.
Blackmagic Utility Software
For easy handling of your ATEM Studio Converter, Blackmagic has designed utility
software that gives users total control over the converter and its functions.
With this software, you can number cameras connected to the switcher for easy
identification, update the software run by your ATEM Studio Converter using a
USB 2.0 and add new features through the download of firmware updates. The
software can be run on Windows or Mac OS platform.
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Product Code: ATEM Camera Converter
Connect your camera's SDI or HDMI outputs for conversion to optical fiber, while your switcher program feed can
be fed back via optical fiber for camera monitoring. ATEM Camera Converter includes an internal battery, talkback, tally, and microphone inputs!