About GLOOKAST Capturer:

Ingest feeds from IP, SDI or stream to one or more destinations with growing files available to edit or forward in seconds

Capturer takes our inputs and turns them into whatever you need them to be:

In multiple destinations

In different formats, wrappers, or codecs

In different frame rates, scan types, and rasters

In databases, correctly registered In relinkable and intelligently managed formats With monitoring and playback



Get your assets in front of your editors faster:  output as almost any common file type, seconds behind real-time

Need to feed 3 different systems different formats in different wrappers from one source?  No problem.

Workflow-based operation keeps things powerful for administrators and very simple for opetators — no matter how advanced your requirements

Add power, nodes and specialist capabilities when you need them — add redundancy at whatever level you choose


Capture and check into one or more PAMs and MAMs with frame chase editing support

Ingest up to 3 resolutions/formats per input channel into multiple systems simultaneously

Background transfer functionality

SDI monitoring with pre-read 

Control and schedule recordings with Scheduler, LiveOps, Capturer Web Client or 3rd party via API

Loop recording

Supports industry codecs like AVC Intra, AVC Ultra, XAVC, XDCAM HD, H.264, DVCPRO HD, ProRes, DNxHD and DNxHR

Colored locators with labels and commentsUp to 16 HD-SDI embedded audio channels per input

Controllable via VDCP, FIMS compliant API

Automatic timecode break detection and handling

LTC input and optional VTR control via RS-422

Product Specs

Inputs:  SD, HD, 3G, or 12G SDI

IP:  2022-6, 2022-7, 2100, NDI

MPEG-Dash, RTMP, H.264, H265

As many 2, 4, or 8 channel Capturer servers as you need, ouputting up to 3 different growing files to 3 different destinations at the same time, working as one coherent system. 

Free section of codec, wrapper, raster, frame rate, and color space

Managed metadata allowing for cross-platform retrieval and relink workflows


Managed MAM or PAM systems like Avid Media Central PAM or MAM

Unmanaged storage with growing files for Premier, Edius, BMD Resolve and more

File acceleration with FileCatalyst for long-distance reliable growing file ingest

Archive:  Spectra, SGL and more



Kathy Kane

Director, Marketing & Events