Providing real time access to live events has never been easier with the introduction of the Tricaster 850 and the Tricaster 450 extreme which are available for purchase or through companies specializing in Tricaster rentals. Tricaster Rentals are probably the fastest way to find yourself providing significant, expanded coverage of any live event via a streaming webcast. Putting a Tricaster 850 or Tricaster 450 extreme to work for you is like having a major network production truck roll up to your event without the truck and without an army of people. A single producer, on air people and up to 8 camera operators can provide you with a professional, studio and network quality production that includes live virtual sets, overlays, scaling, cropping, rotation, 3D effects plus animated features. If you think this is impossible hear the story of one small production that using Tricaster rentals to start is now producing more than 400 live sporting events every week.
Southern California has long been known for producing quality athletes for football programs all over the country and in the past it has been the job of high school coaches to promote the players they believe have the potential to succeed at the next level. The online division of Fox Sports West is able to use a single studio and produce 4 or more live high school games that are viewed via webcast and then immediately after airing can be rerun on television. It allows for scouts to see players not on highlights but during a full game. These games are also archived online and the Tricaster 850 allows for post-production enhancements to each video.
The Tricaster 850 allows for control of up to 24 channel live production with support for up eight Hi-Def or Standard-Def cameras. You are able to broadcast in Hi-Def and stream live to the web in 720p at the same time. If you have never used a production studio like the Tricaster 850, a Tricaster rentals company will allow you to have onsite help or provide complete instruction on the equipment to get you started. One button live streaming and recording gives you up to 50 hours of high definition video and with the 4 removable storage bays you can have unlimited storage of your events. Easy access and set up from either a Mac or PC lets even the most novice of producers create a quality production.
The Tricaster 450 extreme is an even slimmer TV studio in a box. It allows for up to 14 channels of live production through 4 separate cameras at the same time. This small box allows for input from devices like an iPad, iPod and iPhone. Making your personal technology devices all you need to have a production quality, live streaming event set up and running without the cost of professional camera equipment or camera operators. The lightweight system is easy to transport and even easier to operate. It is specifically designed for a one person or small team operation. Tricaster rentals are available in major cities if you only need equipment for a short time or if you need to learn more about their capabilities before making a large purchase.
Regardless of your needs for live production without the need for a major studio, the Tricaster 850 or the Tricaster 450 extreme literally allows you to shoot from a backpack. It gives you live feed from your portable phone or tablet so that any studio, classroom, boardroom, gym, stadium or church can send the message you want with a network quality look. Tricaster rentals can be found very simply and in many cases you can have an experienced producer come along to help make sure your production has the effect that you want on your audience.