Broadcast News Archive for February, 2007
02/02/2007 Reflecmedia To Exhibit At VideoForum
Leading Chromakey specialist Reflecmedia will be showing ChromaFlex EL at Video Forum 2007. Especially designed for customers such as those in the education sector, the ChromaFlex EL system does not

02/02/2007 Unions Set To Address Pension Scheme Changes With ITV
Bectu, Amicus, and NUJ, have tabled concessions over pension scheme changes in a bid to resolve a potential dispute. ITV has been in discussion with the unions over cuts in pension benefits for staff

01/02/2007 Abbot Joins St Anne's As Production Director
St Anne’s, one of London’s top post production facilities, announced that Toby Abbott has joined as Production Director. Having worked in television for over 15 years, Toby brings a wealth of knowled

01/02/2007 Brideshead Revisited By Hanway Films
HanWay Films has announced that production will begin this Spring on a lavish film adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s much loved and celebrated novel 'Brideshead Revisited'. Robert Bernstein and Douglas R

01/02/2007 FujiFilm Introduces PD711 Blu-ray Disc
FujiFilm UK has announced the introduction of Fujifilm PD711 for the XDCAM Professional Disc System, a Blu-ray-based optical recording disc for use with Sony XDCAM and XDCAM HD video systems. The Fuj

01/02/2007 German Subtitling Provider Adds Multiformat Production Switch To Its Facilities
Snell & Wilcox has announced that Germany's Film und Video Untertitelung Gerhard Lehmann AG, a leading provider of subtitling services, has added a new Kahuna SD/HD multiformat production switcher to

01/02/2007 New Appointment For Twofour's New Drama Division
Twofour has announced that it is to move into drama with the appointment of Jo Wright as Head of a new Drama division. This follows the appointments last year of Stuart Murphy as Creative Director, J

01/02/2007 Project Runway Canada To Premiere On Slice
Alliance Atlantis Communications, Insight Production Company and FremantleMedia Enterprises have announced that Project Runway Canada will premiere on the newly-branded network Slice. The highly-anti

01/02/2007 SKY Television And Mazda BT-50 Launch Advertising Campaign
SKY Television New Zealand and Mazda BT-50 has announced that they are launching a ground-breaking interactive advertising campaign on February 1 2007. The campaign is the first to be enabled by Emus

01/02/2007 X-Tension Purchases Quantel eQ Multi-Resolution System
Cologne-based broadcast design company X-Tension has purchased a Quantel eQ multi-resolution editing, effects, colour correction and deliverables system. X-Tension added the Quantel system to its wor