Converters, Distribution & Scalers
Getting video in and out of a laptop or workstation computer is easier than you may think with our range of hardware converters from AJA, Blackmagic Design, Datavideo, Grass Valley and tvONE . An Advanced Digital Video Converter from Grass Valley can capture and output VHS, Hi8, S-Video, composite, and component video into a PC or MAC with FireWire, while Blackmagic Design’s Teranex or OpenGear and their extensive range Mini Converters offer unique professional connectivity without breaking the bank. With the expansion of UHD and 4K video production, professional users can now navigate the HDMI and SDI signal jungle with ease. Scan's massive range of converters includes low-latency digital to analogue, HDMI-SDI, SDI-DVI, Optical-SDI, DVI-VGA converters and much more.
Convert from digital to analogue or analogue to digital.
Convert between video formats in real-time. Features include scaling and switching between sources. Process two video signals simultaneously.
Connect HDMI-based devices to SDI input equipment; also great for cabling over longer distances.
Convert SDI signals to HDMI for easier monitoring, capture cards and other functionality that is found on common consumer or prosumer hardware.
Deliver the highest quality capture and conversion including up and down resolution, PAL to NTSC, aspect ratio and progressive to interlaced.
Multi-format Video Scalers provide video signal conversion and glitch-free switching between a variety of computer and video input signal formats.
Convert between balanced and unbalanced audio.
Professional video production and filmmaking relies on accurate SMPTE timecode. Used extensively for synchronisation, logging and identifying material in recorded media, timecode is an electronic signal used in post to identify the precise location on time-based media like audio or video files. Connect all your devices on set over Wi-Fi or RF with our range of zero-drift slates, timecode, genlock and word clock generators.
BirdDog Studio is the world's first portable, camera mountable device that takes standard HDMI or HD-SDI signals and converts them live to NDI (Network Device Interface). NDI is a new, open standard for transporting live broadcast quality video signals over common Gigabit Ethernet networks ubiquitously found in buildings worldwide. It is a simple, plug and play device which can be powered by practically any source - AC, DC and Ethernet (PoE). Updated 17.10.16
A flexible, modular multi-function conversion system.