Stan Moote: Vice President of Business Development at Harris Broadcast, where he focuses on workflow solutions, new technology and interoperability. A highly respected industry veteran who holds several patents, Mr. Moote began his television career in 1977 as a plant engineer for CFTO-TV in Toronto, Canada. He was involved in the original SMPTE Digital Video Standards Committee meetings that resulted in the creation of CCIR-601, and continues to support industry initiatives by coordinating activities within Harris for various standards groups.
Is the 4K-craze heaven or hell?
With the consumer-set manufacturers pushing hard on 4K, we broadcasters really need to have a serious look at the technology.
When I first speak with industry people about 4K, the subject is frequently dismissed with a rather negative refrain: “4K is just another 3D.” Let’s consider that lament more carefully...