Synchronous recording of video and other sources
MediaRecorder offers you precision and flexibility in video recording and synchronization. It is the ideal recording tool that enables synchronous video recordings from up to eight different sources.
Easy to use
High quality recording of multiple videos
Compatible with The Observer® XT, FaceReader™, and a broad range of cameras
Record video fast and accurate
MediaRecorder can be used with the newest state of the art video recording technology. It is compatible with a broad range of high-quality digital cameras based on today’s technologies, as well as analog systems. MediaRecorder can record with high resolution cameras up to 4K.
Using MediaRecorder, you can easily record the same scene from different angles and record with up to 8 cameras simultaneously. This makes recordings fast and accurate!
Easy to operate
MediaRecorder is easy to operate which for example means that you can switch between different cameras and control them with your mouse or joystick. With IP cameras, Pan-Tilt-Zoom is possible: position the cameras precisely with a joystick or mouse (no additional hardware needed).
For example, you can record classroom interaction and use MediaRecorder to combine the videos. The first camera is following the teacher and the other three cameras are following three children. The video cameras can be controlled with a joystick and recording can be started manually or another software package can be used to command the MediaRecorder. Also, it is possible to select a frame rate as low as 1 frame per second (fps) when filming slowly-moving subjects.
The key to synchronization is integration. Files recorded with MediaRecorder can be used in The Observer XT making it a fully integrated package. Once you have set up a project in The Observer XT, all data and video material are stored in one database and shown in one software application. It gives you complete control over video, and guarantees a frame accurate link with your data. By controlling the MediaRecorder from The Observer XT, you can manage all your data with one application.
You can also start other tasks from The Observer XT, such as facial expression analysis with FaceReader. Additionally, the optimal video quality of MediaRecorder using very small compression, provides good results with the Remote Photoplethysmography (RPPG) in FaceReader.