Broadcast News Archive for October, 2017
13/10/2017 Avid Powers Invictus Games Toronto 2017
Avid's MediaCentral platform was selected by Dome Productions to deliver the recent Invictus Games Toronto 2017. Established in 2014 by Prince Harry, the Invictus Games is an international sportin

13/10/2017 DPP Updates 'A Producer's Guide To File Delivery'
The Digital Production Partnership (DPP) has published an updated version of A Producer's Guide to File Delivery. Enabled by DPP Member, Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. (Deluxe), the guid

13/10/2017 Each Year, 4½ Bonus Days With Test Chest
Murraypro celebrated 20 consecutive exhibition years at IBC's Amsterdam Expo with the release of a new version of their rack mounted Test Chest. This 2U format mains powered unit streamline

13/10/2017 Jünger Audio Introduces Netbridge UHD
Jünger Audio has introduced a new interface that aims to close the gap between digital audio production systems and modern video formats. Netbridge UHD enables simple integration of 4K-UHD or four

13/10/2017 Procam Projects Assists With Black Sabbath Farewell Show
Earlier this year, on 4 February, Black Sabbath performed their last show in Birmingham's Genting Arena as part of their farewell tour, The End. To chronicle the sold-out, historic final concert,

13/10/2017 What Makes A Professional Light?
At IBC last month, it was eye-opening how many lighting manufacturers were exhibiting – not least because of their bright booths! This influx of new manufacturers, each attempting to muscle in on

12/10/2017 2017 AMPS Scholarship Recipient Announced
The Association of Motion Picture Sound (AMPS) has awarded its annual scholarship which will support a student enrolled on the Production Sound for Film and Television Diploma at the National Film and

12/10/2017 Adder Technology To Demo IP KVM At NAB NY
Adder Technology is to demonstrate its latest keyboard, video, mouse (KVM) solutions for broadcast at next week's NAB Show New York, Booth N1021. The products on display include: • AdderLin

12/10/2017 BB&S Lighting Adds New LED Lighting Fixtures
BB&S Lighting has announced the introduction of 3' and 4' Pipeline Free remote phosphor LED lighting fixtures. The 3' and 4' (914mm and 1,219mm) sizes join the existing 4", 8", 1', and 2' (101mm,

12/10/2017 BLUEFIN TV Film New BBC Series – 'Talking Chefs'
Bluefin have just finished filming for a new BBC series – 'Talking Chefs', due to be transmitted in early 2018 on BBC World and The Travel Channel. The show features Michelin-starred Chefs. Follow

12/10/2017 Cache Media Delivers M-LYNX-702
Broadcast specialist Cache Media has recently supplied Wimbledon-based AV specialists Present Communications with five Marshall M-Lynx 702 7" Rackmountable 1024 x 600 LCD Display units. The M-LYNX

12/10/2017 Cooke Anamorphic/i SF Lens Used On Production
Cooke Optics' Anamorphic/i SF lenses have been used on the recent production of Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down The White House, it has been revealed. The lenses are the same as the standard C

12/10/2017 Further Support For Irish Film & TV Industry
Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has welcomed the announcement of an additional €1.5 million for Ireland's film, television and animation sector. This is an overall increase of

12/10/2017 Hogarth Worldwide Enhances StorNext Environment
Hogarth Worldwide has increased its Quantum StorNext-powered storage environment with an Xcellis workflow storage system, including QXS high-performance disk. Providing independent performance and

12/10/2017 Media Links To Showcase New IP Media Gateway
Media Links has announced that it will demonstrate its new MDP 3020 IP Media Gateway at NAB NY 2017, Booth N624, which takes place later this month. The MDP 3020 IP media gateway is a next-gen com

11/10/2017 Bexel Serves Up Hell's Kitchen
Bexel has announced its involvement in two more seasons of Gordon Ramsey's television competition series, Hell's Kitchen. For seasons 17 and 18 of the reality show, Bexel provided a full wireless

11/10/2017 Calrec Audio's Artemis For New OB Van
Calrec Audio have announced the sale of an Artemis Light console for a new OB van for Gama Studio. The Artemis Light delivers flexibility and digital signal processing capabilities to the new truc

11/10/2017 Clear-Com Enhances HelixNet
Clear-Com has announced a number of enhancements to the HelixNet intercom system, and these will be presented at the upcoming AES NY 2017 show, Booth 828, 18 – 20 October. The new features include

11/10/2017 Fiilex Announces New Portable LED Fixture
Fiilex has announced a new portable LED fixture, the P360 Classic, in an update of the original P360. The upgrade delivers several new features and a modified design. It dims to its lowest power se

11/10/2017 Mobile Workflow – SSD Accelerated
As the landscape changes from full on camera rigs to a wide combination of sources, whether it be drones, GoPros, mobile and DSLR vloggers, or the emerging trend in mobile journalism (MoJo), the focus

11/10/2017 Opportunities Are Endless With Ravensbourne
By Aimee Lister, Ravensbourne alumna (2017), BA (Hons) Digital Television Production. A strong believer in 'everything happens for a reason', I continued with my ambition for film after my a

11/10/2017 Production Filming Continues Across Liverpool
Liverpool Film Office is celebrating after a very busy 2016/2017 which saw a number of productions filmed in locations across the city. Fox Searchlight and Chernin Entertainment will bring JRR Tol

11/10/2017 Squarewheels Adds To Fleet
Squarewheels is proud to announce it has recently added to its fleet, with the introduction of two new Location Buses. The vehicles come with air conditioning for the summer, and central heating f

11/10/2017 Training The Next Generation Of Media Pros
For the past 14 years, Studio12 has been giving the young people of Leeds access to industry-standard equipment, teaching them the skills they need to work behind the scenes in the city’s burgeoning m

10/10/2017 EditShare Confirms NAB NY Line-Up
EditShare will showcase its shared storage and media management solutions at the upcoming NAB Show New York, 18 – 19 October. The EditShare solutions on display include: XStream EFS 200 and