Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
29/09/2021

Xon Studios Uses Brompton Tessera Processing

News Image
Pushing the boundaries of entertainment production, Xon Studios is one of South Korea's leading virtual production and XR stage studios offering revolutionary creative solutions across film, broadcast, animation, VFX, motion design, and immersive entertainment.

The cutting-edge facility originally made waves by becoming the first studio in Korea to incorporate mixed reality (MR) technology, with the studio's creative ideas and execution becoming synonymous with the future of visual entertainment. In strong collaboration with Inster contents group, which is leading the production of Korean dramas,

Xon Studios uses high-performing AOTO LED screens and Brompton Tessera processing for its giant LED volume as well as the latest UE, disguise, and Mo-Sys camera tracking to deliver its clients' creative vision.

"Our AOTO panels' refresh rate, scan rate and colour performance were some of the key factors that made the Xon Studios team choose our panels for their cutting-edge facility," said Frank Ou, Sales Manager at AOTO Electronics. "We worked closely with the Xon team to address multiple questions and supported them with everything related to the screen, structure and installation. Our client also received great support from various Brompton team members who all helped configure the LED volume so that Xon Studios could make full use of Tessera features such as Dark Magic, Pure Tone, HFR+ and others."

The final setup comprises a 100sqm LED volume made up of AOTO RM Series 2.3mm panels driven by four 4K Tessera SX40 LED processing with eight Tessera XD 10G data distribution units.

"When the new facility was opened, Xon Studios deployed a competitor LED processing solution. Shortly afterwards, and after seeing positive feedback from several award-winning VFX houses globally that all used Brompton processing for their creative VP and XR immersive projects, the team decided to switch to Tessera SX40, which is considered a gold standard in LED processing," said Ou.

"Since then, the team hasn't looked back, with AOTO and Tessera offering the perfect combination for Xon's next generation digital stage and spearheading the company into the new era of immersive visual entertainment.'

The final installation of the screens and processing was completed in mid-May, with everything running smoothly and 'zero failures', according to Ou. The studio has already been used for high-profile projects with LG, Samsung, Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC), Volkswagen Korea, and Netflix, with many more productions planned for this year and beyond.

"Compared to the previous LED system that was used for ten months at Xon Studios, the current LED setup with AOTO screens and Brompton Tessera LED processing offers a significant advantage in terms of image quality and over 50 percent increase in performance," said Chan Hee Jung, Inster CEO / Xon CTO.

"Previously, while working with Netflix, we found it challenging to express colour for HDR footage with the old system. Now, colour reproduction and brightness are truly lifelike, with the colour reproduced on the LED screen closely matching the colour displayed on the actual monitor. With the help of Tessera processors, we were also able to address artifacts such as flickering and moiré, as well as take full advantage of many Tessera features such as HFR+ which makes high speed shooting possible. In short, we are very pleased with the system and will continue exploring the creative opportunities it offers to our clients."

www.bromptontech.com
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

14/08/2017
Cuescript Presents European Debut Of IP-Enabled LED Monitors At IBC2017
CueScript has announced that it will present the European debut of a range of IP-enabled CSM LED monitors at IBC 2017. The new range, which was first
08/08/2017
Kino Flo Introduces New LED Light
Kino Flo has introduced a new LED light to its arsenal – the new Celeb LED 850. Shortly after its founding year, the company introduced the Wall-O-Lit
10/08/2012
BBC Studios And Post Production Confirms Interim Moves To Elstree Studios
BBC Studios and Post Production, a commercial subsidiary of the BBC providing world-class television studios, post production and digital media servic
05/09/2017
Busy Summer For Camberwell Studios
This summer has seen a steady flow of varied and interesting work coming into the studios. In some cases we provided only the space, in others we supp
01/09/2017
Custom Consoles MediaWall Complete At London Studios
Custom Consoles MediaWall Completed At London Studios MediaWall Will Be Video Background To Network's News Programmes Altered Images has completed a C
19/02/2015
Strength To Strength – The Story Of Elstree
Star Wars. Indiana Jones. The Shining. Hitchcock. Elstree Studios is an iconic studio. But where did it all start? The studio was established in 1926
04/10/2016
Rotolight Chosen As Exclusive LED Lighting Supplier To Celebro Media Studios
Rotolight has been selected as the exclusive LED lighting supplier to Celebro Media Studios. Celebro Media Studios was specifically designed for live
30/10/2012
Hu Nan TV Chooses Litepanels For All LED Lit Studios
The second largest Chinese television network, Hu Nan TV, has recently completed an upgrade to its TV facility in Chang Sha City, Hu Nan Province, whi
15/10/2021
Sky Studios Partners With DBK Studios
Sky Studios and DBK Studios are partnering for a series of short films to air on Sky Arts that nurture talent from Black and other diverse backgrounds
27/06/2017
Axis Group Launches Axis Studios
Axis Group has announced the launch of Axis Studios. The rebranding unites the groups three branches – Axis Animation, Flaunt Productions and axisVFX
31/01/2017
Elstree Studios Yearly Review
2016 has been described as an "exciting year" for Elstree Studios, which became home to a diverse range of productions, from high end drama, feature f
04/07/2008
Aquarium Studios Announces Expansion And Refurbishment of Worldwide Studios
Audio post-production company Aquarium, has announced that it has completed the refurbishment of part of the legendary Worldwide Studios to provide th
06/01/2009
Roger Morris Appointed Managing Director of Elstree Studios
Roger Morris has been appointed Managing Director of Elstree Studios. Roger Morris has been in the film and TV industry for over 20 years and has a we
17/11/2017
UK Studios: An International Success Story
It has often been said that Hollywood is the most recognisable film industry in the world, with hundreds of movies and television series generated eve
25/09/2013
Elstree Studios – Building For The Future Begins
A multi-million pound development of Elstree Studios to provide new media facilities for the film and television industry and an economic boost to Her