Thumbnails and Proxy Preview Video
just:news provides thumbnail images and proxy video which are visible to the OCTOPUS users when creating and adding assets to their stories.
Graphics can be easily added to a story through a set of user definable graphics templates. Values can be entered and changed within the interface of OCTOPUS and played out directly from just:live.
NLE Integration and Placeholders
Assets can be added to a story in OCTOPUS, edited within the NLE and attached to a placeholder via the OCTOPUS NLE Plugin available for Apple Final Cut Pro and Adobe® Pro. just:news updates OCTOPUS with the duration and other relevant information.
Support of Standard MOS Operations
just:news supports standard MOS operations, like automatic updates of rundowns when making changes in OCTOPUS, plus clip status information (like PLAY and STOP) sent in realtime and reflected in the rundown window of OCTOPUS.
ToolsOnAir Family of Products
just:news for OCTOPUS, is part of the ToolsOnAir Broadcast Suite, a complete set of powerful video production tools designed to create a professional TV broadcast facility on the reliable Apple Macintosh platform.