NAB Show 2016

APR 2016

16 - 21

Las Vegas, USA

At the NAB Show 2016 the Fraunhofer HHI presents its latest developments from the video sections.

Meet our experts at Booth SU6716 from April 16-21 in Las Vegas, USA.

Press Contact

Anne Rommel

Anne Rommel

Press Officer

Phone +49 30 31002-353

HEVC high quality encoding with HDR support

Fraunhofer HHI shows HEVC high quality encoding of UHD Video with High Dynamic Range and Wide Color Gamut

Fraunhofer HHI presents the latest generation of its world-wide leading H.265/MPEG-HEVC software encoding technology, now enabling HEVC live encoding of 10-bit UHD video with High Dynamic Range (HDR) and Wide Color Gamut (WCG).To satisfy the growing need for high resolution video in applications such as video on demand, mobile web streaming and high-quality TV broadcasting, the encoder scales from high efficient live encoding to very high quality fast offline encoding.

Technical Contact

Mark Palkow

Mark Palkow

Phone +49 30 31002-327

OmniCam-360 provides real-time panoramic content and is introduced in its current version

Fraunhofer HHI’s OmniCam-360 is a worldwide unique system for recording high-resolution video panoramas. For instance sport or musical events can be experienced in an Ultra High Definition panorama up to 360 degrees. The latest development makes it possible to provide this UHD panoramic content for Virtual Reality (VR) glasses.

Thanks to the real-time solution of Fraunhofer HHI, the ten single camera segments are smoothly composed to an UHD video that can be transmitted to VR glasses so that the spectator is able to enjoy a truly immersive experience.

Also, a 3D version of the latest OmniCam-generation will be introduced, demonstrating a further development in the field of immersive media.

Technical Contact

Christian Weissig

Christian Weissig

Phone +49 30 31002-571