Grammy awards get constructed-in cameras for a winner's perspective

Grammy awards get built-in cameras for a winner's perspective

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The 58th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony is about to happen subsequent week, and this yr people watching at residence will get a quite distinctive perspective. The awards themselves, these iconic golden-horned report gamers, could have cameras inbuilt to their bases. Because of this you’ll catch views solely the trophy would “see,” together with on-stage photographs and extra. Footage will probably be streamed on-line to Grammy Reside, a pre-occasion feed that begins hours prematurely of the present. Nevertheless, it consists of the Grammy Premiere Ceremony the place further awards are handed out. What’s extra, the producers for reside broadcast protection on CBS could have the choice to make use of Grammycam clips as they see match.

Every of the awards can be outfitted with a disassembled GoPro digital camera to seize the visuals. The elements have been modified to beam the feed by way of RF to a broadcast truck the place all the digital camera angles, together with the web stream, are being managed. The primary problem for Monday night time? Battery life. Every unit is battery-powered, so it’s going to have a restricted provide of juice for the three-hour occasion.This definitely an fascinating option to seize new views, however we’ll need to tune in on February fifteenth to see how properly it really works.