Broadcast News Archive for April, 2017
12/04/2017 Winner Named Of The Vista Project Student Filmmaker Competition
The winner and runner-up of this year's The Vista Project student filmmaker competition has been announced. The competition, hosted by SMPTE and TimePlay, was held during the recent CinemaCon week, at

11/04/2017 New Exhibitors Head To NAB Show 2017
More than 200 companies are to exhibit at the 2017 NAB Show for the first time it has been announced. NAB Show takes place in Las Vegas, 22 – 27 April, with the exhibits from 24 – 27 April. The 21

11/04/2017 Profanity Delay For SeeSaw Streaming For England Rugby
Time Delay TV provided its profanity delay equipment for the live stream from the England rugby in Twickenham. The broadcast was transmitted for O2, and SeeSaw Streaming provided the live faciliti

11/04/2017 RTS Announce Scotland Awards 2017
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the nominations for the RTS Scotland Awards 2017. The awards cover all forms of production in Scotland and are chaired by Bobby Hain. The nominati

11/04/2017 Sekonic And Rotolight Unveil Collaboration
Sekonic Corporation, Light Meter International Sales Department, has announced a collaboration with Rotolight, who uses the Sekonic SPECTROMASTER C-7000 industrial light meter to manufacture the Anova

11/04/2017 SGO Unveils New Integrated Workflow Concept
At NAB Shot 2017, Booth SL4227, SGO will introduce a new integrated workflow concept, as well as launch solution-based applications using Mistika technology. The first phase of products include Mi

11/04/2017 Source Distribution Takes UK Distribution Of Aphex Systems
Source Distribution has taken the exclusive UK distribution of Aphex Systems. Aphex make professional audio processors, preamplifiers and dynamics controllers. Its product rane includes The Channe

11/04/2017 The Story Behind Camilla Arthur Casting
More than 20 years after coming up with the term 'street-casting', I have returned to London to find it the most popular style of casting within the fashion and advertising industries, says Camilla Ar

11/04/2017 TMD To Feature At BroadcastAsia 2017
TransMedia Dynamics (TMD) will demonstrate its storage and archive applications at BroadcastAsia 2017 next month, 23 – 25 May. At the show, TMD will highlight its range of media service applicatio

11/04/2017 Tyrell To Create Affordable, Flexible Playout DR Solution
Tyrell has announced that it is to create an affordable, flexible playout DR solution that can be deployed on a global scale. Established playout services represent a significant cost for any broa

10/04/2017 Argosy – From Cable Shifters To Full Service Providers
Balancing the need to maintain existing equipment and the desire to provide the highest resolution picture and sound has become a constant battle, admits Chris Smeeton – MD, EMEA – Argosy. Consequ

10/04/2017 Barnfind And Kominvent Announce Partnership
Barnfind Technologies has announced a new partnership with systems integrator KomInvent. The agreement will see Barnfind appointed as the supplier of technology necessary to transport signals in criti

10/04/2017 Boxx Adds To Zero Delay Range
Boxx was the first company to introduce a zero delay HD wireless product into the professional camera market. The Meridian quickly became the product of choice for iconic productions such as the E

10/04/2017 CueScript Completes Installation For Sky News
Innovation is a major part of the ethos at CueScript, going hand in hand with solving real-world prompting challenges for broadcasters. This was evidenced recently with the installation of four CS

10/04/2017 Fountain Studios Auction Raises Over £670,000
It has been revealed that an online auction of production and broadcast equipment from the former Fountain Studios has raised more than £670,000. Over 450 bidders registered for the sale, which wa

10/04/2017 New TVLogic 4K & OLED Monitors For NAB
At NAB Show 2017, TVLogic will introduce a number of new 4K HDR and OLED monitors, including the LUM-310R, the LEM0550R, the VFM-055A, and the LVM-171S. The LUM-310R is a 4K HDR Reference M

10/04/2017 PlayBox Technology Completes Airport Project
PlayBox Technology has announced the completion of a project at Birmingham Airport, Alabama. The installation comprised of a latest-generation AirBox Neo and TitleBox Neo, enabling prepared or liv

10/04/2017 Really Creative Media Delivers For The Wedding Singer
Really Creative Media has helped to deliver a visual experience for the first UK tour of The Wedding Singer. The show, which takes in 33 cities on its initial tour, is set in 1985 and features wed

10/04/2017 ZOO Digital To Launch Cloud-Based Dubbing Platform
ZOO Digital is to unveil a cloud-based dubbing platform at NAB Show 2017, Booth SL5724. ZOOdubs aims to improve the dubbing workflow for premium television and movie content owners. Dubbed audio i

07/04/2017 360 Designs To Unveil VR Products At NAB
California-based live VR company 360 Designs will unveil new VR capture and live streaming products at this year's NAB. The company, whose clients include Google, MTV, PBS and Red Bull, recently ex

07/04/2017 Audinate To Offer Dante Training Session At NAB
Audinate, the creator of Dante, has announced a partnership with Clear-Com to offer a broadcast-focused version of its Dante Certification Program at NAB 2017. The sessions will take place on Wednesda

07/04/2017 Calrec Audio Unveils New Artemis Console
Calrec Audio has announced that it will launch a new Artemis console at NAB 2017, Booth C3118. Artemis Ray has 456 fully featured input channels and can handle up to 72 faders. Via a new fader/mon

07/04/2017 Fujinon To Launch New 4K Compatible Lenses
It has been announced that Fujifilm is to launch three new 4K compatible broadcast lenses at NAB 2017. The additions expand the company's 4K broadcast lens range to seven in models in total. The U

07/04/2017 Further Sponsors For 4K 4Charity Event
Elemental Technologies has confirmed that it has, to date, secured 16 sponsors for this year's 4K 4Charity Fun Run. The event takes place on Tuesday, 25 April in Las Vegas, in conjunction with the 201

07/04/2017 Nik Powell To Step Down As NFTS Director
Nik Powell, Director of the National Film and Television School (NFTS), is to step down from his role, it has been announced. Mr Powell will step down from the position at the end of July. He took