Are you ready for the revolution? A tidal wave of change is fast approaching the live production industry. When it hits, your live production tools will need to have the flexibility to instantly adapt to unexpected requirements. Is your live production infrastructure built on a platform that has the flexibility to absorb change and adapt to new demands?
The DreamCatcher™ Production Suite is designed to embrace this tidal wave of change. It leverages a patented network architecture to provide scalability, agility, and flexibility that is unmatched in the industry. DreamCatcher™ is a platform that fits into all the critical aspects of live production: capture, replay, playout, live editing, storage, logging and content management. The flexible nature of the DreamCatcher™ architecture enables efficient workflows that can be driven by all levels of production experience. The unique modularity of the DreamCatcher™ platform also leverages high capacity IP networking that dynamically adjusts to meet the demands of a large single production to many smaller ones.
DreamCatcher™ provides a set of revolutionary production tools that enhance the story telling capabilities of any live production. The DreamCatcher™ architecture provides instant access to all content on the network from any operation station, for an unprecedented level of content availability. By leveraging open architecture and access to network-wide compute resources, the DreamCatcher™ platform has eliminated render times and pulled important workflows into the live spectrum.
DreamCatcher's™ user interface delivers a frictionless experience for live content creation. The intuitive touch interface highlights a modern user experience and reduces the learning curve for novice operators, while the hardware controller gives experienced operators a familiar control surface to amplify their abilities. Every DreamCatcher™ surface can be tailored to fit any user or workflow. Repetitive actions and complicated control sequences can be automated into custom buttons improving the workflow, efficiency, and accuracy of every live production.
Leveraging Evertz' extensive broadcast experience and technology, the DreamCatcher™ platform is designed for critical applications that operate at 99.999% up time. The patented networked architecture (with built-in redundancies) and advanced hardware design for robustness makes DreamCatcher™ the right choice for any live production. A wide range of global broadcasters, sports leagues and teams rely on the dependability of DreamCatcher™ to keep their live productions running smoothly.
DreamCatcher is changing the face of production and instant replay. Not only the pioneer of 4K zoom and Mosaic, DreamCatcher also offers the most robust, scalable and modern IP-based replay system in the industry today. DreamCatcher’s rapid editing capabilities combined with enhanced production workflow allow replay operators to be true craftsmen in their profession.
Customizable Interface Tailored for Operators
DreamCatcher offers an intuitive, customizable graphical user interface for fast and easy editing. The touch interface provides a modern user experience with drag and drop capabilities. The user interface reduces the learning curve for novice operators while giving expert operators a powerful storytelling tool.
The DreamCatcher system features a built-in, fully customizable multiviewer for enhanced replay. Easily configure and view your inputs and outputs. Add and modify smart labels that provide key information for your editing needs.
Built on IP based open standards, DreamCatcher offers flexibility and scalability beyond anything on the market today. With support for dual 1G and dual 10G, DreamCatcher offers the ultimate networking experience connecting multiple users together to share and collaborate on content. Everything can be connected within the network enabling a federated database approach which powers the search engine.
Built on Rugged Design
DreamCatcher features a modern UNIX based operating system leveraging solid state storage. DreamCatcher provides ultimate redundancy, offering everything from redundant networking to redundant storage. For complete robustness, this compact device is available in a rugged chassis design built to military specifications.
Search, tag and collect content in seconds!
The DreamCatcher’s powerful search engine has an intuitive user interface for quick and accurate content retrieval.
DreamCatcher’s integrated search engine allows the user to filter and retrieve content quickly and easily. Search using various parameters across an entire DreamCatcher network.
Categorize and manage your content by applying rich metadata using our built-in graphical user interface or connect directly to stat feeds to automatically
tag your content.
Use DreamCatcher’s bins to collect and associate related content for quick retrieval and efficient organization. Create network bins that allow multiple users to quickly access shared content from any DreamCatcher.
Play, move and edit any piece of content from anywhere on the DreamCatcher network. Transfer content over integrated USB3, 1Gb/s and 10Gb/s interfaces to multiple locations simultaneously.
The DreamCatcher’s modern UNIX based operating system and web configuration tools make connecting to an external NAS quick and easy. Export to an external NAS using the 1Gb/s or 10Gb/s for lightning fast transfer speeds.
DreamCatcher’s file based workflow allows for seamless integration with all modern Non Linear Editing software such as Final Cut Pro, AVID and Adobe Premiere. This enables the user to simply extract content, edit the video using one of the NLE’s and bring it back into the DreamCatcher system.
Built-In Transcoding & Format Conversion
DreamCatcher’s built-in transcoding engine supporting numerous codecs and file wrappers, can easily integrate into most file based workflows. Have multiple formats? 720p, 1080i and 1080p? No problem! DreamCatcher makes dealing with multiple formats a breeze using its integrated
Multiple Export Profiles
Export content to multiple locations, codecs and video formats simultaneously. For example, publish content for mobile delivery while simultaneously exporting in a different format and codec to your Non Linear Editing system.
DreamCatcher fully integrates with Evertz’ Media Asset Manager - Mediator, streamlining the entire workflow from capture to playout. Using advanced metadata and database search technology, DreamCatcher can quickly find and transfer content to and
More Control Under Your Fingertips
DreamCatcher seamlessly integrates within the Evertz eco-system. Whether from the heads up display or controller, the user can route directly within the DreamCatcher user interface eliminating the need for physical control panels. DreamCatcher offers full integration with Evertz Routers, Multiviewers and MAGNUM control all from within the DreamCatcher user interface.
Go tighter on the action while keeping a crystal clear picture
Deliver an immersive experience using DreamCatcher’s advanced capture and zoom technology. With DreamCatcher, the pioneer of UltraHD 4K replay, capture the action at high frame rates, zoom into multiple points, and freeze the frame at the critical moment.
Track every moment with precision
Zoom in tight and still keep all the action in view using DreamCatcher’s Play Tracker engine. Easily build a key frame sequence with DreamCatcher’s innovative UI and quickly bring a truly unique look to air.
Show simultaneous angles at the same time
Simultaneously view and composite multiple synchronized angles using DreamCatcher’s mosaic. Design customized window layouts and graphical templates to give a unique and branded look.
When you purchase a DreamCatcher system, you will have the opportunity to attend the DreamCatcher Academy where expert technicians provide you with hands on training for your system. DreamCatcher Academy ensures that you utilize your system to its full potential.
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