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Round-the-World yacht racing is one of the most gruelling sporting challenges a person can put themselves through. No yacht race comes more extreme than the Volvo Ocean Race – encircling the globe over a course of 45,000 nautical miles, facing waves of over 40m and extremes temperature ranges from -5 to 40°C. The 22m length…

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Have you ever wondered how filters can be beneficial for wireless camera systems? Filters assist and contribute to uninterrupted RF coverage, helping to manage RF interference. Read our Q&A on Filters.

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Television influences much of our daily lives and viewers have always been captivated by television’s power to bring global Events into our homes. For example, one of the earliest major televised occasions was the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II (of the UK) in 1953. On that day, as well as much cheering and waving of flags, people…

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Human living is increasingly moving to an urban-centric society with nearly 50 Mega-Cities spread across the globe. In these fast-moving, information-driven societies we place a high value on communicating in vision – whether that be a demand to see every possible angle at a premium sporting event or communicating on-the-ground situations in disaster scenarios. The…

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With broadcasters developing ways to provide more immersive and engaging Event viewing, Vislink is enabling creative production freedom by providing wireless camera systems delivering the highest quality 4k UHD video over robust, bandwidth efficient RF links. New techniques and technologies are being explored within the industry to provide an enhanced viewing experience beyond 4k resolution…

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Billed as the largest classical entertainment event in German-speaking Europe, the Semper Opera Ball is famous for its debutantes and high-caliber music performances.  The ball plays host to 2,500 guests in the Semper Opera House in Dresden with another 15,000 in front of the famous building, along with millions on TV screens across the world….

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The Bloodhound Project had its first test on the runway at Cornwall Airport Newquay on 26th October, reaching over 200mph in just 9 seconds! The Bloodhound is a supersonic land vehicle, combining the jet engine from the Eurofighter with a rocket in an attempt to take the land speed record to over 1000mph. The engineers…

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The third Formula E season reached a dramatic and controversial conclusion in Canada with two races around the streets of Montreal, as Lucas di Grassi claimed the title. Going into the weekend ten points behind title leader Sebastien Buemi, di Grassi won the first race to take over the championship lead whilst his rival suffered…

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Over two years ago Vislink brought its first end-to-end 4K UHD encoding/decoding solution to the market and shortly after the first ever wireless camera 4K transmission was achieved at the British round of the 2015 MotoGP season.  Today we have been conducting the first field tests of the next generation 4K solution: the HCAM, a…

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