Vizrt®, the world’s leading provider of software-defined visual storytelling solutions (#SDVS) for media content creators, today announced a new release of its market-leading Virtual Studio Solution - Vizrt XR Set.
Bergen, Norway – September 9, 2021 - With this latest release of XR Set, Vizrt unites the two most powerful graphics engines on the market in the best workflow possible. Viz Engine® and a natively integrated, full-fledged Unreal Engine® run side-by-side, giving end-users transparent access to all the best virtual graphics in the business – all with smooth control from a single location.
“For many of our customers, Virtual Sets and extended reality are part of the creative output they want to use every day," said Remo Ziegler, VP, Product Management, Vizrt. "With the release of the new XR Set, we make the everyday workflow simple, so more can be done with less effort at a higher level of quality, which in turn wins and retains audiences for our customers' productions."
The best of all worlds
The new Vizrt XR Set integrates industry defining Vizrt workflows built on the upgraded Viz Engine 4.3. With the upgrade, creative professionals can choose the render blade they want to deliver graphics:
• Fusion: The specialist broadcast render blade gives access to PBR (physical-based rendering) for outstanding results and performance.
• Unreal Engine: Vizrt and Unreal elements feature seamless and native integration to improve interoperability performance for seamless depth of field sync between Viz Engine® and Unreal Engine and scene property preset sharing.
With the updated Vizrt XR Set it’s easier than ever to select the right tool for the right job, all within the Vizrt ecosystem.
Ease of control
Designed with an intelligent control interface, XR Set allows users to make their renderings fully transparent— allowing for better control, modification and graphics placement, regardless of where they come from. The intelligent control interface includes powerful automation possibilities and enhances control of both Viz Engine and Unreal Engine, accessible within XR Set.
Ease of set-up and deployment
With XR Set provides easy and fast camera setup, tracking and keying configuration for the best possible experience for users setting up a virtual set. Intelligent and automated setup of the Fusion Keyer allows users to deliver crisp keys every time within minutes.
Pricing and Availability
The Vizrt Extended Reality Suite is the ultimate representation of Vizrt’s core capabilities for software-defined visual storytelling, offering the first fully-fledged AR (Augmented Reality), VS (Virtual Set), Video Wall, mixed reality and telestration toolset, made available exclusively through low start-up cost, Flexible Access software plans.
The XR Set Solution is one of three solutions in the XR Suite and is available in annual or month-to-month payment plans. This enables media houses, production companies and organizations to flexibly implement and scale their capabilities on the highest industry standard. Customers are encouraged to speak with their Vizrt sales experts for details.
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Notes: Press Release - Vizrt - Bergen, Norway - September 9, 2021