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APPLICATION NOTE # B002
TECHNICAL SUPPORT
DATE: December 2003
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Inserting LOGOS & adding TITLE to your
video/computer sources with OCTO-FX
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LOGO #1
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LOGO #2
MARY &
JOHN
REAR PANEL OF THE OCTO-FX
TITLE
YUV
Y/C
RGBHV
8 UNIVERSAL
INPUTS
COMPUTER
(for titling)
CAMERA
RECORDING
DATA
SCAN CONVERTER
NTSC
COMBO DVD/VCR
VCR
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APPLICATION NOTE # B002
TECHNICAL SUPPORT
DATE: December 2003
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c AIM:
Add simultaneously:
- a moving title and/or
- up to 2 logos over any video or computer image.
d PRINCIPLE:
Designed around the OCTO-FX:
- up to 8 logos (pictures or text) are memorized.
- up to 7 sources (video or computers) can be displayed full screen High Res. with or without
TITLE and LOGOS.
- 1 Computer is used to generate titles.
Easily Fade in or out the selected logos. Add a shadow to increase Title contrast.
REMARK: The addition of a scan converter on the second OCTO-FX output offers the ability to
record the service/event on a VCR.
e CONNECTIONS & OPERATIONS:
- Connect the computer source (used for the titling feature) to the input #1.
- Connect the other sources (camera, VCR, DVD) to the other inputs of the OCTO-FX. (Each input
supports any type of signal).
- Connect the display device to the output of the OCTO-FX.
- Set the OCTO-FX in seamless mode (reference: on computer #1 input in our example).
- Select the "background" source (camera source in our example): the source is displayed on the
projectors & plasma screen.
- Select the TITLE effect (with the EFFECT key).
- Then select the computer source (input #1 in our example) to overlay the TITLE onto the displayed
output.
- Display the assigned logos (logo #1 and logo #2).
f REMOTE CONTROL:
- The OCTO-FADE can be controlled through its RS-232 interface (software provided or optional
remote keypad).
- An optional LAN control is also available.
NOTE: Analog way offers a wide range of scan converters for the recording application.