Broadcast News Archive for April, 2017
19/04/2017 Cooke Optics To Unveil S7/i Full Frame Plus Lenses
At NAB 2017, Booth C5414, Cooke Optics will launch its S7/i Full Frame Plus prime lens range. The range is designed to cover the emergent full frame cinema camera sensors, up to the full sensor ar

19/04/2017 Evan MacKenzie Joins DPA Microphones
DPA Microphones has announced the appointment of Evan MacKenzie as its new Marketing and Communications Manager for the United States. MacKenzie will be responsible for planning all aspects of mar

19/04/2017 Large Scale Playout
Whatever we call it ('linear streaming'?) TV is here to stay. It is then appropriate to ask ourselves of the most efficient way in which we can achieve this with the available technology. As with

19/04/2017 Manfrotto Introduces Nitrotech Video Head
Manfrotto has announced the introduction of the Nitrotech Video Head. The Nitrotech N8 Video Head supports a load up to 8kg and features a precise, continuous counterbalance system that holds and

19/04/2017 Murraypro At NAB 2017
Visitors to Murraypro at either Amsterdam's ISE or London's recent BVE exhibition benefited from the continuous live demonstrations of “Test Chest”, and they had the opportunity to gain 'hands on' exp

19/04/2017 Skylark Aerial Photography Teams Up With IDP Film
Skylark Aerial Photography has teamed up with IDP Film as a Northern Office to ensure better coverage throughout England, it has been announced. Skylark Aerial Photography will provide 4K and 5K H

19/04/2017 Utah Scientific Launches Hybrid Router
Utah Scientific has unveiled its new 400 Series 3 hybrid digital router. It has been designed to accommodate the next-generation SMPTE ST-2110 and SMPTE 2022-7/6/5 IP formats, along with 3G SDI, analo

19/04/2017 VOX Celebrates 20th Anniversary
VOX is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. It has been the first and only conference for professional voiceover artists, agents, producers and any creatives working in the audio industry.

13/04/2017 Cannes Selection For NFTS Students
For the sixth consecutive year, a film made by students at the National Film and Television School (NFTS) has been selected for this year's Cinéfondation short film selection at the Cannes Film Festiv

13/04/2017 Danny Hallett Joins Transvideo-Aaton Digital
Transvideo and Aaton Digital has announced the appointment of Danny Hallett as Sales Manager. Jacques Delacoux, CEO of the sister companies, said: "To work with Danny is a great pleasure and a fan

13/04/2017 dock10 Expands Team
dock10 has announced the appointment of Hannah Entwistle as Senior Producer in the VFX department. In her new role, Entwistle will work with, and manage clients for, dock10 as well as collaborating

13/04/2017 EditShare Announce Acquisition Of QUALES
EditShare has announced the acquisition of QUALES. It is understood the closing of the transaction with the final details will be unveiled at NAB 2017 later this month. Both companies will exhibit

13/04/2017 JVC JY-HM360 Handheld Camcorder Makes The Perfect Live Event Companion
JVC has introduced the JY-HM360 handheld HD camcorder, ideal for use by event videographers. It features a 1/2.3-inch 18.9 megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor, offering high resolution recordings.

13/04/2017 Marshall Delivers The New CV-RCP-100
Marshall has announced the new CV-RCP-100 which delivers touchscreen multiple camera control for up to seven broadcast cameras. The new unit enables users to remotely control, adjust and match bro

13/04/2017 Providing More Visibility Into IP Network Performance
As radio broadcasters transition to IP networks and add more services, new software and hardware solutions simplify matters from start to finish. As more broadcasters shift from legacy TDM (E1/T1

13/04/2017 PS-Zoom 35-70 CS – New Videos Available
Since the product launch P+S Technik is proud of its lens with character. Many projects have been realized with this lens. Cinematographers make their choice and work with the PS-Zoom 35-70 CS.

13/04/2017 Riedel's Bolero Solution Heads To NAB
Riedel Communications will highlight a number of its latest innovations at NAB Show 2017, Booth C4337. One solution making its North American debut is the company's new wireless intercom solution,

12/04/2017 AREA 48 = Advanced Remote Phosphor Lighting
Specialising in advanced Remote Phosphor lighting technology, with such products as the popular and award-winning AREA 48, PIPELINE and Flyer Systems, Danish manufacturer BB&S are at the forefront of

12/04/2017 ChyronHego At The 2017 NAB Show
Launched only a year ago, ChyronHego's CAMIO Universe is transforming news operations as broadcasters continue to migrate to all-software environments and standard off-the-shelf IT technologies, inclu

12/04/2017 Festival Recognition For Shetland My Land, My Home
Article contributed by Thomas Haywood, from Thomas Haywood Aerial Photography. Recently, I entered Shetland My Land, My Home into several film festivals and have been getting some kudos for

12/04/2017 Follow The Yellow Paw-Print Road
The world-renowned London Book Fair 2017 took place earlier this month. The arena was set for Korra's first appearance as a lookalike for the world's most famous dog... Toto! Written by the master

12/04/2017 IDX Unveils Its New Powerlink Batteries
At IBC 2016, IDX literally whetted the appetite for its new Powerlink batteries. Suspended within a bubble tube, the evolution of the Powerlink feature was shown from 2000 to 2017. Powerlink is an

12/04/2017 Katie Skelton Joins VER
Katie Skelton has been appointed Commercial Manager of VER's UK Broadcast Team. The newly-created role will see Katie responsible for assisting in the further development of VER Broadcast, and str

12/04/2017 NEP UK Purchases MPA1 Solo SDI Units
NEP UK has purchased a number of TSL Product's new MPA1 Solo SDI monitoring product. NEP will install a total of 14 units in a new OB truck covering sporting events. Currently under construction,

12/04/2017 Pronology Announces Support For NewTek's NDI
Pronology has announced support for software-driven IP workflows using NewTek's NDI technology. The company will integrate NDI into its mRes encoder enabling it to be recognisable as a source by other