Catapult Studios uses three dedicated edit and graphics suites. They all handle high definition and standard definition formats of all kinds. Software includes Adobe Premiere CS5, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Production Premium Suite (After Effects, Photoshop Extended, Soundbooth, On Location Illustrator, Encore, Flash Professional and Ultra). All three systems use Matrox MXO2 and Matrox Axio professional real-time editing hardware and are networked together for file organization and sharing.


Edit Suite 1

  • HP workstation with Matrox Axio HD/SD realtime hardware
  • Adobe CS5 Production Premium including Adobe Premiere
  • Multiple Monitoring: 28″ LCD and 20″ LCD for software. 42″ HD plasma for video monitoring.
  • Inputs and outputs patched to control room for tape transfer or viewing
  • Telex Intercom for facility communication during production.
  • Sound proof double pane glass window for communication with control room
  • Auralex sound absorption
  • Output Record and Ingest from Accom WSD/HD Uncompressed video servers with embedded audio
  • Output Record and Ingest from Panasonic AJ-HD2700 HD D5 4.2.2 format with embedded audio
  • Barco HD Color grading 1080i/720p 17″ CRT  Model HDM5049
  • Additional couch seating/viewing for Client/Producer

 

Edit Suite 2 / Control Room

  • HP workstation with Matrox MXO2 LE HD/SD realtime hardware
  • Adobe CS5 Production Premium including Adobe Premiere
  • Dual LCD software monitoring and 42″ Plasma for video
  • Avid Media Composer 5 editing with Matrox MXo2 mini
  • Client/producer seating for viewing of 42″ plasma during edit sessions
  • Telex rackmount intercom station for communications to other rooms.
  • The cozy Blowfish bar and AV media playout system routed to the speakers and HD projector makes the room a great place to host private parties and  screenings


 

Edit Suite 3 / Theater

  • HP workstation with Matrox Axio HD/SD realtime hardware
  • Adobe CS5 Production Premium including Adobe Premiere
  • Multiple Monitoring: 28″ LCD for software .  23″ ips color correct LCD for video or software monitoring.
  • Powered JBL monitors on floor stands for theatre picture sound
  • Seating for 20 people
  • HD/SD Video Edit station with simultaneous output to HD CRT and Projector display for Color Correction comparisons
  • Inputs and outputs patched to control room for tape transfer or viewing
  • Telex Intercom for facility communication during production.