The SD Focus 12-Bit SDI PCI Express Video Capture Card from Bluefish 444 is a PCI Express video capture card. The card features 8-bit, 10-bit and 12-bit SD SDI support for both capture and output. It supports 4:2:2 color sampling, making it an ideal choice for green-screen footage. It is compatible with Windows and Macintosh computers and includes the Bluefish Symmetry software for capture.
12-Bit SDI Video Capture and Output
The card features 12-bit SD video capture via SDI. This makes it an ideal solution for color correction, compositing, NLE video servers, character generators and titling applications.
The included Symmetry software can be used in any Windows production environment. The software allows you to capture video to Cineon, DPX, Targa, QuickTime and AVI file formats. This versatility allows you to use footage across multiple platforms, eliminating the need to render in each software application in your workflow.
Professional Quality Audio
The Fidelity features support for six channels of AES/EBU balanced audio, eight channels of AES-3ID unbalanced audio and 16 channels of SDI embedded digital audio. The card is ready to handle your audio needs, regardless of what type of audio signal you are working with.
Video Generators and Hardware Control
The card features an integrated letterbox, safe area and safe title video generators. It also features support for both RS-422 serial deck control and Genlock. These features allow you to use the card in a broadcast environment.
PCI Express x1 (compatible with PCI Express x4 slot)
Input and Output Connectors
3x 9-Pin DIN for Included Breakout Cables
1x DB-15 Connector for Included Breakout Cables
1x 8-Pin Serial DIN for RS-422 Deck Control
1x 9-Pin DIN to RCA 2-Channel Analog Audio (Output Only)
1x 9-Pin DIN to XLR 2-Channel Analog Audio (Output Only)
1x 9-Pin DIN to BNC Analog Video Output
1x 9-Pin DIN to BNC Digital Video and Genlock
1x 15-Pin DB-15 to BNC 8-Channel S/PDIF Audio
1x 15-Pin DB-15 to XLR 6-Channel AES/EBU Audio
1x 8-Pin DIN to RS-422 Serial
Hardware Real-Time Effects
Not Specified by Manufacturer
PC or Macintosh system with available PCI Express x1 or x4 slot
Windows XP required for Symmetry software