Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
11/06/2012

BBC Radio One Installs ATEM 2 M/E Production Switcher

Blackmagic Design has announced the ATEM 2 M/E Production Switcher, along with the Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio, will be used to visualize the BBC Radio One Official Chart Show online.
The Official Chart Show counts down the 40 best selling singles in the UK and is broadcast every Sunday. Show producers are using the ATEM 2 M/E Production Switcher to allow listeners to watch the final hour of the show online, with fans able to access a studio feed along with videos of the top ten best selling UK artists and exclusive artist interviews featuring in the chart.
The studio set up consists of six robotic cameras, plus two DVD players used to play chart music videos, all feeding in via SDI to the ATEM 2 M/E Production Switcher. Videos and interviews are mixed with live graphics and output into Adobe media encoder while the show’s Recording of Transmission (ROT) is captured using Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio.
The Blackmagic Design ATEM 2 M/E Production Switcher was installed at BBC Radio One by broadcast solutions specialists, CVP.
“Producers approached us with an urgent need for a 16 channel production switcher capable of handling multiple cameras feeds from several different studios,” said Jon Fry of CVP. “The customer was looking to add online video to the radio shows format and so a reliable broadcast quality mixer was needed.”
Fry continued: “Whatever solution we put forward needed to be stable, and had to include flexible multi screen functionality as well as integrated broadcast quality stings and graphics. Blackmagic’s ATEM 2 M/E was the perfect answer to the problem addressing all aspects of the broadcasters brief.”
www.blackmagic-design.com
(GK)
Promotion Hire

Top Broadcast News Stories

28/11/2014
BBC Orchestral Toolkit Launches
Universal Publishing Production Music's label, BBC Production Music has launched the 'BBC Orchestral Toolkit'. Created by UPPM composers Marten Joustr
28/11/2014
Cornucopia Films Adopts Mistika System
Cornucopia Film Co. Ltd has invested in a Mistika 4K finishing and colour grading system to deliver high-end post production services to its clients.
28/11/2014
Sennheiser UK To Exhibit At PLASA Glasgow
Sennheiser UK is to travel to Scotland in December for the PLASA Glasgow, which is being held on the 2nd and 3rd at the SECC, Glasgow. Stand C04 will
28/11/2014
Production News : Voice Cast For The Peanuts Movie Revealed
The voice cast for The Peanuts Movie has been revealed by 20th Century Fox. The CG-animated feature comes from producer Paul Feig (Bridesmaids), direc
28/11/2014
Pod Hire: Vehicle And Kit Hire For A Compact Future
Recently launched rental company Pod Hire embraces the future with its innovative solution to location shooting. Pod Hire has designed and built an al
28/11/2014
Moldova Selects Snell Switching Systems
General Media Group Moldova has announced it is using Snell routing, infrastructure and production switching systems. The Snell equipment was supplied
27/11/2014
Audio Network Release Undiscovered 4
Audio Network has relaunched its Undiscovered talent discovery initiative with the release of Undiscovered 4. The relaunch is part of Audio Network's
27/11/2014
HARMAN's Studer Presents 3D Speaker Management Systems
At the Tonmeistertagung conference, Peter Glaettli of HARMAN's Studer and Etienne Corteel of Sonic Emotion presented a paper titled, 3D Speaker Manage
27/11/2014
Production News : Blinkbox Movies Signs Deal With EFD
Blinkbox Movies has signed a deal with Entertainment Film Distributors (EFD), bringing its content offering to 100% of major new films released in the
27/11/2014
TUK Ltd Launch D UNIVERSAL Series Audio, Video And Data Connectors
TUK Ltd has a well established reputation for high quality connectivity for the broadcast market. Working in collaboration with Canford Audio, the UK-