Multifunction Digital Video Processor

Author(s): Stephen Kreinik ; Renville H. McMann
Publisher: Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers
Publication Date: 1 February 1980
Conference Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Conference Date: 1 February 1980
Page(s): 99 - 105
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-61482-909-6
DOI: 10.5594/M00440



The application of digital techniques has made possible several classes of devices that process a video signal in the digital domain. The first such commercial product was the Digital Time Base Corrector. It allowed compact, inexpensive video tape recorders to be used by the broadcaster.