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Enhance your video analysis.

Make your alpine skiing video analysis more effective by embedding Protern performance data. Get perfectly synced visual feedback of your runs with minimal effort.

Video + Data = 🚀

Elevate your video analysis with data

Enhanced video analysis, which includes embedded data such as speed and acceleration, is more powerful and objective.

Athletes can clearly see the impact of their tactics and coaches can more easily communicate complex concepts.

Film With Any Camera

Whether you are using a video camera, GoPro, or an iPhone, you can embed your Protern data into the video for deeper analysis.

Our Protern Video app for iOS or Android, lets you record your athletes with the convenience of using the phone or tablet you already own.

Want to use your video camera? In order to accurately sync the video to data, simply upgrade your camera by attach a Dish device or an iPhone running the Protern Clock iOS app to your video’s microphone port.

Data-Enhanced Video From the Side of the Course

With Video stabilization, up to 15X zoom, large screens, and fast sharing, it’s no wonder that phones and tablets are becoming more popular on the side of the course.

The Protern Video app for iOS and Android, lets you film, merge data and share with your athlete all before their next run.

With Protern Video you will save time and benefit from instant video feedback.

The Camera You Own, but Upgraded

With a simple upgrade to your camera you can film athletes and later sync the video to data with millisecond accuracy.

Plug a Dish device or an iPhone running the Protern Clock iOS app into your video camera’s microphone port, and it will insert a GPS based timecode into the audio track.

This lets the Protern Video app, or software like Telemetry Overlay, to perfectly line up Protern’s data with the video.

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Alpine skiing video analysis example Protern data

Video Analysis 2.0

Bring the power of Protern’s detailed data to video.

Speed, acceleration, split times, as well as the athlete’s name, their run number and time, are all automatically added to the video.

Because the data is perfectly aligned to the video, it makes it simple to understand for all levels athletes. Now athletes can see exactly what is impacting their speed and time, which in turn helps them improve faster. 

World Cup Level Video Analysis in Your Pocket

Protern’s video analysis lets you overlay real-time speed and time comparisons. Compare to the overall fastest run, the athlete’s fastest run, or the fastest for that run. 

Protern calculates the speed and time difference multiple times a second, so you have the most accurate comparisons. 

All this analysis is available with only two taps in Protern Video.

Designed To Save You Time

Lets face it. Video analysis is great, but it can take up a lot of a coach’s time. Protern Video was designed to streamline the process and save you time.

For example, when filming with Protern Video, you select the athlete and data immediately after recording them. The app automatically names the files and merges the data. No more re-watching videos and renaming files.

Videos filmed with a camera attached to a Dish or Protern Clock can imported into Protern Video. Then you can quickly go through the videos tapping on the names and data.

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Henrik Kristoffersen Comparing Enhanced Video using VideoLoupe

Analyze With the Video Software You Know

Like the simplicity of Quicktime for your video analysis? Or do you analyze angles with Dartfish or Kinovea? 

Once you have embedded your Protern data into the video, you can use whatever tools you want to analyze your video. 

Protern gives you the flexibility to use the best-in-class tools that you are already familiar with.

Hotel WiFi? No Problem

Merge data without uploading gigabytes of video.

All the merging to video is done on your computer and you can use your favourite video player to do your analysis.

To merge your data with video, only need to download your Protern run data. At 60kB for one run, or 1MB for 60 runs, even a hotel’s marginal WiFi can manage.

Take ownership of your training with Protern.

Software to Add Metrics to Video

In addition to Protern Video, both Telemetry Overlay and Dartfish are two powerful programs that support Protern data out-of-the-box.

Protern Video

Free for Protern Users - ios and android

Protern Video was designed with alpine ski and snowboard racing in mind. Working with video is fast and simple. 

Use your phone or tablet to record, or import your LTC time coded video from your camera using an external SD card reader. With only two taps, you can link your data to the video have world class video analysis.

Telemetry Overlay

Free Trial; $149 USD - For PC and MAc

Telemetry Overlay’s sole purpose is linking data with video.

Designed initially for extracting GoPro telemetry data (i.e. speed, acceleration, etc), it now supports Protern data as well as many other formats. The program is simple to use, cost-effective and lets you apply a number of different visualizations.

Dartfish Pro S

Free Trial; $165/Month - For PC Only

Dartfish is considered the world’s best video analysis software for sport.

It is used by more national and professional sport organizations than any other video tool. The software supports Protern alpine skiing data and lets you do a number of advanced analysis functions like superimposing one video over an other.

FAQ About Enhanced Video

What do I need to get in order to do enhanced video analysis?

You will need three things:

  1. Protern
  2. Camera
  3. Telemetry Overlay or Dartfish Pro S

For your camera, if it has a microphone port, then you can download Protern Clock for iOS or buy a Dish device. This will create a UTC timecode that Telemetry Overlay and Dartfish Pro S can use to accurately link to data.

For a more detailed list, click here.

Can I use my phone's camera and add metrics to the video?

Yes, although you will have to manually link the video to the data.

>>> How to manually link data to video using Telemetry Overlay

What is the difference between Protern Clock iOS App and Dish?

Protern Clock for iOS is a cost effective way to generate an audio timecode called LTC. 

  • Pros: Immediately available from the app store; Cost effective
  • Cons: Does not record run commentary; iPhone will likely need a Lightning to 3.5mm adapter

Dish has a single purpose – generate an LTC time code. It can be left attached to the camera and doesn’t require the camera operator to use their phone.

  • Pros: Turn it on and forget about it; Onboard microphone records run commentary on the right audio channel
  • Cons: Expensive
What is a shoe mount?

Dish can attach to your camera’s shoe mount. This where you would attach a flash or other camera accessory. You camera does not require it, it just is a convenient place to fasten the Dish.

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