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VidiGo Live

VidiGo Live is an intuitive software solution for live multi-camera TV production. It includes a video switcher, audio mixer, video players and a graphics engine that supports real-time Adobe Flash Graphics. VidiGo Live has a very easy to learn and use interface. VidiGo Live is also the tool for production on location; it is small, powerful and fits in a single flight case.
 

Low cost and more creativity

We believe everybody deserves to make broadcast quality content as professionals. But much cheaper, less time consuming and easier. No big teams needed to coordinate the production. No system integration issues. Instead; rapid set-up times, single operator control and the flexibility to try out new things.
 
  • Get high quality results with less resources
  • No technical skills required to operate
  • Automation, powerful scripting and macros
  • Fits into existing workflows SDI standards
  • Each year software upgrades with improved functionality

 

VidiGo Studio Automation

To create a fully automated studio workflow, VidiGo has created VidiGo Studio Automation. VidiGo Studio Automation enables you to easily create, load and control a rundown. It allows the user to combine scenes into running orders and to simply drag and drop the elements to compose a story. VidiGo Studio Automation consists of VidiGo Live and VidiGo Live Assist. VidiGo Live Assist is easily integrated with newsroom data systems. This perfect solution for any scripted show allows last minute changes to the rundowns. With VidiGo Live Assist you can prepare a show in your studio or at home.

 

Read more about Studio Automation.

Keying & DVE

Realtime DVE and chroma, luminance or RGB keying, as easy as possible and on as many sources as you like!

Easy to Use Interface

Sky’s the limit with our unique intuitive interface: think, create and go live in seconds.

Up to 18 HD Sources

VidiGo Live supports up to 18 sources in full HD: 12 SDI inputs, 4 video/still players and 2 Adobe Flash graphics sources to boost your live production.

Macros & Scripting

Automate your production with our powerful macros and scripting possibilities. Be creative and go automatic with VidiGo Live.

VidiGo Live Workflow & Features

VidiGo Live is used for professional television broadcast.

Video SwitcherSources (up to 18)
Live inputs (4, 8 or 12)
2 Graphics engines
SDI program output with embedded audio
SDI input with embedded audio
SDI auxiliary output
Automatic up and down conversion between HD and SD
Separate program, background, overlay, preview and auxiliary rail
Multiple sources live (layered) in overlay, background and auxiliary rail
N-X cleanfeed output option
Chroma, luma or RGB keying
Cropping, scaling, rotating and positioning with 3 presets per source directly applied to sources
Bordering
Morphing
De-interlace options switchable per source
RGBA color adjust (Red, Green, Blue and Alpha channels)
Transparency (Alpha) supported on still images and Adobe Flash content
Switching with hard-cut or transitions or manual transitions with T-bar
Transitions with dissolve or 8 different effects (push or slide left, right, top, bottom)
Auto-transitions and fade-to-black with adjustable effect speed
Preview of program output, auxiliary output and preview rail
Switchable overlay with raster and safe regions
Genlock
VISCA protocol for remote camera control with pan, tilt and zoom, with 4 presets stored in camera, recall with button with thumbnail preview
Panasonic remote camera support with lens and white balance features
Multi-viewer support, single or dual
Video / still playersSources (up to 12, max 4 video)
Browse, select and load pre-defined assets from asset browser within main interface
Up timer and down timer with minutes, seconds and frames
Buttons for Play, Pause, Stop, Fast Forward, Fast Backward
Optional autostart when source is switched live
Cue-in and cue-out markers, adjustable with jog shuttle in interface
Audio level and transform presets can be stored in asset (using separate asset manager)
Audio PlayersStereo audio players sharing 4 banks with 10 audio clip presets each
Load pre-defined audio assets as clips
Up/down timer with minutes and seconds
Fader start
Arming function
Audio Delay Tool
Dual Behringer BCF2000 support
12 extra audio faders
Audio panning
AutomationScripting
16 software triggered macros
VidiGo Director Socket (API)
18 hardware triggered macros (requires the optional hardware controller)
VidiGo Audio Director (optional addition)
VidiGo Live Assist (optional addition)
Social Media Hub (optional addition that only works in combination with a never.no agreement)

12x SDI inputs

SDI is the professional standard for AV. VidiGo Live sets the software standard with up to 12 SDI inputs.

SDI video switcher/audio mixer

Full software based mixers.

Remote Cam support

Robotic remote camera control, VidiGo Live has native support for the Sony VISCA camera control protocol and the Panasonic AW-HE60/AW-HE120.

Standard workstation

VidiGo Live runs on powerful standard workstation hardware. Results in more flexibility and no vendor locking.
Video inputs and outputsVideo input:SD/HD-SDI SMPTE 259M-C / SMPTE 292M (576 50i PAL, 486 59.94i NTSC, 1080 50i/59.94i)max 12
Video output:SD/HD-SDI SMPTE 259M-C / SMPTE 292M (576 50i PAL, 486 59.94i NTSC, 1080 50i/59.94i)2
GenlockBlackburst or Trilevel
Audio inputs and outputsSDI audio output: audio out embedded in program and AUX SDI output
SDI audio input: audio in embedded in program SDI output
Digital in & out: 8 channel digital audio (MADI/ADAT Optical Interface)
Analog in & out: 8 in / 8 out analog balanced line audio (with additional hardware AD/DA)
Internal audio and video specificationsSupported video format:SD PAL (720 x 576, 4:3 and 16:9, 50i)
HD 1080i 50/59.94Hz (1920 x 1080, 16:9, 50i)
audio: 16 bit 48 KHz audio
File supportAudio: MPEG-1 Layer II and III or linear WAVE files (16 bit, 48 KHz, stereo)
Video file playback: Codecs/wrappers
MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4
H.264, Flash (graphics)
DV25, DV50, DVCPro
XD-CAM, XD-CAM HD
DNxHD, AVCIntra, ProRes
AVC-intra
MXF (including D-10/IMX-30/50)
AVI (dv video)
MPEG-2 PS, MPEG-2 TS
QuickTime (MOV)
Audio Codecs (48 Khz, stereo audio. Audio players PCM(wav) or MP3 only)
PCM, MPEG-2, MP3, AAC
all
Still images: PNG with alpha (24 and 32 bit), JPG and BMP (24 bit) different resolutions.
Adobe Flash:SWF
VidiGo LiveworkstationRack mounted core i7 workstation (4u)
Nvidia GeForce video card
4 inputsDeltacast SDI input card
1
8 inputsDeltacast SDI input card1
12 inputsDeltacast SDI input card
2
2 outputsDeltacast HD-02 SDI card1
Audio card
Audio breakout ADAT convertor
Behringer 2000 external fader control
1 or 2
VidiGo Hardware Controlleroptional
JLCooper eBOX (Tally GPI)optional