4: Did you forget that Sky use HD AVC (Mpeg4 part10/aka Mpeg4-AVC)
5: Did you forget that todays HD cams use primarily AVCHD inside a TS.
6: Did you forget that BBC HD use MBAFF and PAFF decoder options on their HD AVC TS streams and ATI hardware can decode that fine, were FFMPEG software cant (very well or fast).
7:linux HD Editing software such as http://www.kdenlive.org/ are activly tying to support the new AVCHD, lossless AVC Intra
in their transcoding.
8: Did you forget that AVC intra, is now supported by the cross platform x264 software encoder, and that the CoreAVC decoder codec supported that decoding, linux software decoding of Intra is very limited and in desperate need of ATI to openly support it better than NV are doing now....
9:did you forget about the recent "http://www.dvb.org/news_events/dvbsc...VB-SCENE27.pdf
page 4 of 16
"DVB-S2 Enables 140 Mbps Super Hi-Vision By Satellite At IBC 2008
Dr Alberto Morello,
Director of RAI Research and Technology Innovation Centre, Turin, Italy & Chairman of DVB TM-S2 Group
One of the highlights of this year’s IBC in Amsterdam is the first broadcast, live by satellite, of Super Hi-Vision (SHV)
using DVB-S2, from the RAI Research up-link station in Turin.
SHV, the 4000 line x 8000 pixels/line television system under development by NHK,"
perhaps you might like to have a read of these Mpeg4-part10 aka AVC papers to get to to speed of were the current spec is today and in the near future the world DVB AVC inside TS is going.