Shinjuku Tokyo, Japan – September 2021… HAC Studio, part of Humax Cinema Co., Ltd. is a long-established post-production company, founded in 1995. With its various studios located across multiple buildings, HAC Studio relies on the TASCAM ML-32D 32-Channel Analog / Dante Converter for audio production between its studio and the main company building, which is located across the street. Be involved in a wide range of projects including music videos, live concert footage, TV commercials, films, drama series and projects extended to web and promotional film production and delivery, the ability playing, monitoring and recording audio in multiple studios is a crucial aspect of day-to-day operations.
HAC’s MA-4 Studio, created in 2019, was designed for efficient and fast transfer of video data such as QuickTime between studios to speed up editing. The studio’s well-maintained and carefully spaced infrastructure provides engineers and clients with a comfortable listening / producing experience. With MA-4 Studio’s ‘1 floor per client’ concept, they offer plenty of room for creativity. Although MA-4 Studio is located in a building at an intersection of the main studio complex, connecting the servers of the two studios to each other with dark fiber has significantly reduced the time required to copy and transfer data between the studios. , which could previously take several hours. depending on the nature of the content.
The MA-4 Studio has a narration booth where recordings with more than 4 people are possible. Answering and listening operations are accomplished with the TASCAM ML-32D, which converts analog signals to Dante. With AVID’s MTRX audio interface, DAW I / O routing and management of every post-production process is intelligently designed for maximum flexibility.
Additionally, there were concerns with carrying capacity and ceiling height, as the MA-4 studio itself is located on the 3rd floor of an office building. By taking advantage of the TASCAM ML-32D Dante capability and combining multiple channels into a single LAN cable, it was not necessary to run a large number of analog cables. This resulted in the elimination of physical considerations such as weight limitations.
In addition to its use of the TASCAM ML-32D, the HAC MA-4 Studio regularly uses additional TASCAM products. The TASCAM DA-3000 High Resolution Stereo Master Recorder and AD / DA Converter is the installation’s go-to device for capturing PCM / DSD stereo recordings at high sample rates. Equally noteworthy, the TASCAM AV-P250 power distribution / conditioner units are deployed throughout the facility while the TASCAM DV-RA1000 high-resolution DVD master recorder is another of the studio’s favorite tools. Additionally, the TASCAM VS-R264 and VS-R265 playout / recorder units feature high on the company’s interest list, as they also run VTuber events in their group theaters.
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