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AccuWeather storms in with CinemaLive HD

15 March 2011
AccuWeather storms in with CinemaLive HD

AccuWeather’s weather graphics presentation system CinemaLive HD has recently been launched in Europe and the Middle East. CinemaLive HD, which will be on display at NAB, uses a combination of high-impact graphics, sophisticated presentation tools and detailed weather information. It enables broadcasters to show tomorrow’s weather on the viewer’s street corner today and gives them the ability to get breaking weather stories on the air in seconds.At the heart of CinemaLive HD is a state-of-the-art eStudio graphics engine from Brainstorm Multimedia. This software already powers the news, elections, sports graphics and virtual studios of broadcasters worldwide including the BBC, CNBC, RTL Germany, TVE Spain, Reuters, Al Jazeera, & TSR Switzerland.AccuWeather has built a weather application on top of Brainstorm’s graphics engine, delivering cinema-quality weather, mapping and traffic graphics, combining photo-realistic 3D and 2D graphics, interactive 3D models and maps as well as virtual sets, screens and elements. The system includes meteorological tools and coaches as well as a suite of authoring tools, enabling HD weather shows to be created rapidly and easily. The system is HD ready and has future-proof PC-based architecture.With CinemaLive HD, sophisticated graphical animations can be fully automated, updating every day with the latest data. This relieves graphics artists and presenters from the daily task of routine manual show creation. Presenters have full editorial control over their shows and can adapt these to tell the weather story of the day as well as capturing breaking weather stories. Stand SL5220AccuWeather’s weather graphics presentation system CinemaLive HD has recently been launched in Europe and the Middle East. CinemaLive HD, which will be on display at NAB, uses a combination of high-impact graphics, sophisticated presentation tools and detailed weather information. It enables broadcasters to show tomorrow’s weather on the viewer’s street corner today and gives them the ability to get breaking weather stories on the air in seconds.At the heart of CinemaLive HD is a state-of-the-art eStudio graphics engine from Brainstorm Multimedia. This software already powers the news, elections, sports graphics and virtual studios of broadcasters worldwide including the BBC, CNBC, RTL Germany, TVE Spain, Reuters, Al Jazeera, & TSR Switzerland.AccuWeather has built a weather application on top of Brainstorm’s graphics engine, delivering cinema-quality weather, mapping and traffic graphics, combining photo-realistic 3D and 2D graphics, interactive 3D models and maps as well as virtual sets, screens and elements. The system includes meteorological tools and coaches as well as a suite of authoring tools, enabling HD weather shows to be created rapidly and easily. The system is HD ready and has future-proof PC-based architecture.With CinemaLive HD, sophisticated graphical animations can be fully automated, updating every day with the latest data. This relieves graphics artists and presenters from the daily task of routine manual show creation. Presenters have full editorial control over their shows and can adapt these to tell the weather story of the day as well as capturing breaking weather stories. Stand SL5220

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