Brainstorm Multimedia, leading manufacturer of real-time 3D graphics and virtual set solutions, is celebrating its 20th anniversary throughout 2014. Founded in December 1993, Brainstorm is a graphics company focused on assisting its clients to create highly engaging visual experiences for their viewers, and has been pushing the boundaries of 3D real-time graphics since its inception with the renowned eStudio, the industry’s fastest real-time 3D render engine. Continuing this tradition of innovative development, in 2014 the company will unveil major product announcements, starting this NAB.
NAB 2014 will see the worldwide launch of Infinity Set, the new virtual set product developed to revolutionize the virtual production environment. Infinity Set is the first product featuring Brainstorm’s TrackFree, a new and patented technology which allows combining tracking and trackless productions for maximum flexibility, creativity and visual impact within virtual studio environments.
Also new at NAB Brainstorm is expanding the popular EasySet 3D range with new hardware and software options, designed to make virtual set production even easier and more cost-effective. The new range features different hardware options, from high-end platforms to portable workstations, and with prices starting from $24,950 for software-only products.
Aston 3D, Brainstorm’s cutting-edge real-time 3D graphics creation, CG and playout solution, continues to evolve with the release of V1.3 at NAB. This includes several new developments to enhance its CG and playout capabilities, as well as compatibility with a dedicated keyboard for CG operation. Aston 3D is now a family of products, covering any designers’ need, from inexpensive 2D graphics template building to full creation, edit and playout of complete CG and graphics projects.
According to Ricardo Montesa, CEO of Brainstorm, “We are extremely proud of our successful trajectory over the past 20 years and we are now ideally positioned and poised to take our leadership to the next level. As such and at this NAB, we are making exciting announcements about new partner relationships and unveiling our next generation range of products which we are confident will be ground-breaking in the field of virtual studio technology and real-time 3D on-air graphics. We are equally confident that we will continue to offer our clients not only best of breed products and services, but also highly cost-effective ones as well.”