Elman OB BOX Tricaster Mobile Video Studio with Virtual Studio Capability

by Elman
Elman OB BOX Tricaster Mobile Video Studio with Virtual Studio Capability
O.B. Box Tricaster is an amazing portable TV studio which, thanks to "Tricaster Studio or Tricaster Broadcast ", the hearth of this system, is able
to create a virtual studio with six cameras, real-time chromakeying, live titling, audio mixing, live video streaming and more.


-Live events (sport, art, political);
-Dedicated studio during international TV transmissions: (soccer, F1, Motorcycling etc);
-Advertising, television spots, telesales;
-Documentaries and journalistic reports;
-Production of video and industrial video;
-Short and full-lenght film;
-Interviews and debates;
-Live concerts and realization of musical videoclips;
-Inaugurations, shows, seminairs and congresses;
-Student, technical and sanitary personnel training;
-Virtual sets;
-Surgical videos;
-Weddings, fashion parades;
-TV shots in cult sites;
-Live streaming and Webcasting;
-Community access e PEG facilities;
-TV Stations.

Equipment Description

NewTek Tricaster Studio / Broadcast *
Tricaster Studio provides all the power of broadcast control room in one simple and small box.
TriCaster Studio provides all the best of live broadcast production via projector, television and internet with more power and capabilities than
even before.
It provides a wide range of high quality functions such as virtual sets, up to six cameras, real-time chroma keying, multiple upstream effects etc.

* The Tricaster Broadcast has same features of Studio model plus SDI and preview outputs.

Newtek LC11 LiveControl (T-Bar)
For a physical connection to each input during your live presentation.
LC11 LiveControl with large, back-lit, easy-to-read buttons allowing for easy transition from one source to the next without looking down or
using a keyboard or mouse. All camera, picture, video, and network sources can be placed on either the Live or Preview row.
Quickly choose your title, picture, or transition using the rotary dials. Use the T-bar to manually transition sources.

-Back-Lit Large back-lit buttons are offered for preview, program and M/E selection.
-Physical Connection Mixing consoles such as this allow the user to feel more like a standard live studio and offer a physical connection to each input.
-Control This device utilizes back-lit buttons, joysticks and T-bars to control selection, camera setting, insert postion, transition and transition speed.
-Upgrade This console offers an upgrade from previous versions to match with higher end Tricaster system functionality.
-Benefits This device improves accuracy for fast paced productions, offers tactile control and allows director to maintain focus on the show.

Behringer Ultrazone ZMX 8210 Zone 8 Channel Audio Mixer
A professional 8-channel audio mixer with rack mountable which can distribute music programming and announcements to up to three zones
It can be used with any microphone, including professional-grade condenser mics, thanks to the onboard phantom power.
The eight input channels are equipped with high-quality mic preamplifiers for absolutely pristine sound quality. A master 4-band equalizer is provided to ensure voice intelligibility and address any potential feedback problems. Moreover if you need more than eight channels, two ZMX8210s can be linked together, providing a total of 16 inputs.

-Ultra-flexible and easy-to-use zone mixer with remote control ports for commercial sound systems and fixed installation applications;
-6 ultra-low noise Mic/Line inputs with Gain control, -20 dB Pad, Level/Clip indicator, +48 V phantom power and bus-assign switches;
-2 selectable high-headroom stereo inputs with mono/stereo switch;
-Channel 1 provides variable threshold to enable automatic bus mute for announcements, etc;
-3 assignable outputs (Left, Right and Aux) with individual Master controls and 5-segment LED meters;
-Ultra-musical 4-band master EQ and global microphone low-cut filter for perfect sound adjustment;
-Left, Right, Aux and Mute bus links available including Master/Slave switch for connecting multiple units;
-Remote master Left/Right level control port for ultimate flexibility;
-Select switch for routing microphone bus post remote control;
-Integrated channel muting system with Priority select;
-All inputs/outputs on Euro-type connectors;
-High-quality components and exceptionally rugged construction ensure long life.

Elman 2/4 Wire Genius Intercom
This apparatus (in the center) has 3 distinct functions: Intercom, Listen Amplifier, Tally.
The first is a 7 channels full/duplex and semi/duplex intercom with return modulation and input for external producer.
The intercom has three 2 wire channels (for the video cameras) and four 4 wire channels to speak, for example, to an external producer,
recording rooms, external o.b.van, etc...

Listen Amplifier and compact stereo speaker system
An Audio/listen amplifier of the TV Studio is located inside the intercom and the volume is adjusted by PROGRAM control.
The compact stereo speaker of the O.B. BOX Tricaster is performed by a couple of middle-high loudspeakers (the right one and the left one) inserted in 17" monitor and by a woofer for low frequencies located inside, on the back of apparatus.
The RMS output power is 2 watt on frontal loudspeakers and 5 watt on woofer.

In the Genius Intercom is also placed the system of sending tally informations for 4 cameras; this signal is transmitted trough the 2 wire audio
line sent to beltback terminals (optional) of cameramen

Elman Quad 4" LCD TFT Monitor
The four 4" monitors have 4 input signals and each of them is equipped with tally leds (red) that show what signal is on air.
Every monitor has a loop through input.
These monitors (480 x 234 pixels) have the colour, hue and brightness control.

Acer 17" LCD Monitor V173 - Collapsible and tiltable
It`s an up and over monitor to improve the view angle. When the studio is put in the container for the transport the monitor is closed horizontally.
The V173 monitor has clear details and bright images.
Thanks to 2000:1 high contrast ratio, to 5ms response time and to 300 cd/m2 brightness it`s the ideal monitor for viewing contents in
high definition. This monitor is interfaced directly with control output of Tricaster Studio.

-Screen Dimensions: 17", x 338 x 270 mm;
-Max Resolution: 1280 x 1024;
-Pixel pitch: 0.264 mm;
-PPI: 96.2;
-Image Contrast ratio: 2000:1;
-Image brightness : 300cd/m2;
-Response time: 5ms;
-Color support: 16.2M colors (6 bit);
-NTSC Colour situation 72%;
-Multimedia : 2 x 1W;
-I/O interfaces: Analog (VGA);
-Power consumption operational : 35 Watt;
-Power: AC 120/230V;
-Compliant standards: ISO 13406-2, UL, EN60950, EN - 55022, MPR 1990, CSA, CB, TUV GS, FFC-B, CE, TCO03;
-Color: Black.

Logitech Trackman Marble Trackball
A handy trackball, improve control while reducing hand and wrist motion.

The OB BOX Tricaster has a lighting system through white light high efficiency 3 led bands. The lighted areas are:
1) Front area (all the area of controls which is under the 17" monitor; 2) back area (the area of connectors of the apparatuses and of patch panel);
internal area (lighting of frontal panel of Tricaster Studio).
The lighting of front and back area is started up and deactivated by the opening and the closing of front fume semitransparent door.

Flightcase container for transport
In order to facilitate the transport and protect the O.B.Box Tricaster, a shockproof special container is available constructed observing IATA norms.
The dimensions of flightcase container are (in mm.): 650 (W), 700 (H), 700 (D).
The weight of flightcase container is: 18,40 Kg.


-Live Switching of 6 cameras;
-Virtual Sets;
-16:9 Wide-screen support;
-Dual Digital Disk recorders (DDR) playback;
-Keyable DDRs;
-500 video transitions;
-Titles- audio mixing;
-iVGA graphics import;
-Timed Picture playback;
-Live Keying;
-Live Windows media and VC1 Streaming;
-Simultaneous AVI and WMV record;
-Professional video editing;
-Supports AVI, MPEG-2 Quick Time and more;
-Render output to DVD, iPod and PSP.
All these features allow to enjoy an high quality production studio to be used in network environments.
- 8 channels audio mixer
- Listen Amplifier and compact stereo speaker system
- Tally
- Elman Quad 4" LCD TFT Monitor
- Acer 17" LCD Monitor V173 - Collapsible and tiltable

In the Box

-Tricaster Studio (NEWTEK);
-Live Control LC11 (NEWTEK);
-Ultrazone ZMX 8210 Zone 8 Channel Audio Mixer (BEHRINGER);
-2 /4 Wires Genius Intercom. listen amplifier and tally (ELMAN);
-Quad 4" LCD TFT Monitor (ELMAN);
-17" LCD Monitor V173 (ACER);
-ACK-595 Mini Keyboard (SUPERTRONIC);
-Trackman MarbleTrackball (LOGITECH);
-Back patch panel with all audio (XLR) and video (BNC) connectors for connection to Tricaster Studio;
-Lighting through 3 high-efficiency white LEDS in the front area, back area and internal area;
-Power supply system for control energy distribution with protection through magnetothermal and differential switcher.