Local broadcasters, colleges and production companies who want to make the transition from shooting sports to full-tilt live sports production know that fans want to be more than spectators. Diving catches. Game-winning plays. Out-of-bounds calls. Without the right production tools, they’re easy to miss.
For years, the right production tools have cost smaller broadcasters, schools and conferences right out of professional sports coverage. 3Play 425 delivers the professional instant replay that will put you head-and-shoulders above the local competition and propel you into the majors.
Your fans feel the thrill: Hitting the six-channel “sweet spot” for sports producers with four cameras in, two fully independent channels out, and a lightweight price point, the 3Play 425 gets you the professional, multi-camera replay coverage you’ve been aiming for, without going over the cap. Your Cinderella story is about to be written.
Small Team Player.
Your small crew’s in the big show: What your crew lacks in numbers, it makes up for in efficiency, productivity and skill. With the 3Play 425 system’s ease of operation, any utility player on your team, from the rookie to the veteran, can step in and shine. The intuitive replay workflow is easy to learn, so your bases are always covered, no matter who the players are.
Booth and Van-Friendly.
You have a small amount of space for production: Not only do you get network-quality replay with 3Play 425 when you’re powering the home game?the sleek 2RU rack mount design tackles away games too, from mobile unit to press booth. Slide easily into any existing production space or produce from places you’ve never been able to before. Every angle is just an SDI connection away.
You got game. Lots: Tournament-style action can be thrilling and taxing, but 3Play 425 is up to the challenge. 30 hours of recording capacity, plus removable storage to bring drive after drive off the bench when marathon recording is a must. Session management lets you keep games and clips organized. And built-in applications allow for importing and exporting media to handle any in-game or post-game file requirements.
Show-Stopping Slow Motion.
You give fans more of what they want to see: Enjoy network-style presentation with smooth, interpolated slow motion. Break down highlights or analyze pivotal moments, frame by frame, with incredible detail.
You don’t have to wait to show the shining moments: Build highlight or sponsor blocks at breakneck speed for instant replay on command?during timeouts, or going into a break. Package the best plays, critical mistakes, and monumental moments together, and then add transitions and background sound for a strong finish.
Standalone and Switcher-Friendly.Features:
Your production isn’t an island, it’s an ecosystem: By itself, connected to your existing production setup, or teamed up with TriCaster over a local network, 3Play 425 plays well with others. Plug in 3Play to multiply the inputs – and excitement – of your switcher, or better yet, streamline your entire operation with the NewTek live sports combo and have a complete, integrated live production solution using a fraction of the space?with unmatched mobility.
- 6-channel live sports “sweet spot”
- Network-quality production in native HD
- Seamless mixing of live video with assets from your media library
- Compact, 2RU design fits perfectly in control rooms and production vehicles of all sizes
- Included control surface with premium T-bar, speed presets, and jog wheel