On-air graphics and video solution for broadcast
From newscasts to sports programming, the visual needs of today’s broadcasters are complex. Maestro is a universal controller for video and graphics that enables you to create, manage, distribute, and play out stunning, high-resolution 3D graphics and videos easily. And now with Maestro 7, you can boost your efficiency and production possibilities further. Engage viewers through social media integration. Control video playback. And create complex content more easily than ever before.
From on-air and interactive graphics, to virtual studio displays, high-res video wall content, and video, Maestro enables you to take control of your entire studio production. Create 3D graphics with the included 4Designer authoring software. Then compose templates and take command of your live show with Maestro. You can even control video and graphics playback manually and with the programmable SmartShot control surface, free iPad app (OradControl), automation systems, and video switchers.
Maestro provides a powerful production bundle of modular and scalable graphics applications, making it easy to add new components or change configurations quickly as your workflow or business needs change. Easily add more channels to a Maestro station controlling a single render channel. Or integrate a Maestro station with any other Maestro Suite module—without disrupting day-to-day operations.
Maestro is a part of the new Avid story-centric workflow and seamlessly integrates with existing Avid production environments and a variety of newsroom and editing systems. Using the new Maestro pane in MediaCentral | UX, journalists can quickly create and update real-time Maestro graphics to make stories stand out on air. And editors can use the News Producer NLE plug-in to add graphics to a Media Composer sequence or other video editing projects. Content cataloged in Interplay | MAM can even be used to fill graphics templates.
Maestro works in conjunction with all HDVG platforms to deliver the best real-time 3D graphics rendering and performance in the market. Not only does it support multiple live video feeds and flexible clip playing capabilities, it offers reliable security, including redundant power supplies, RAID system disks, and mechanical bypass. In addition, you can simplify the playout process by designing graphics that automatically react to events on screen.