Broadcast News Archive for August, 2008
12/08/2008 Digital Vision Announces RED One, Film Master Workflow
Digital Vision, a supplier of picture enhancement systems for film and television post-production, has announced that all its software systems will now support footage captured with RED One cameras.

12/08/2008 Gefen Announces Availability Of New System Integrators
Connectivity solutions provider Gefen has announced the availability of three new system integrators designed for audio/video systems using the component video format. Ideal for large-scale home ent

12/08/2008 Harris Announces New Appointment
Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company, has appointed Sally Wallington Regional Director of its Broadcast Communications business for the territory cove

12/08/2008 Photon Beard To Showcase New Products At IBC
Studio lighting services company Photon Beard, who are experiencing an upsurge in sales worldwide for their tungsten and fluorescent lighting for the professional broadcast market, will be showcasing

12/08/2008 Vision Audiovisuel Multimedia Uses Ross Technology To Commemorate Quebec's 400th Year
Vision Audiovisuel Multimedia celebrated Quebec's 400th Anniversary to broadcast a series of festivities live using a Ross Vision 2 QMD Multi-Definition Production Switcher. Purchased through their d

11/08/2008 Channel 4 And Bauer Expand HD Capability With Box TV Investment In HD Cam TV
CVP-Mitcorp Group, a leading supplier of broadcast technology, has announced that Box TV has placed an order for multiple units of Sony XDCAM kit including the brand-new PDW-700 4:2:2 camera, a PMW-EX

11/08/2008 Chyron To Provide Graphics Equipment For NBC's Coverage Of The Beijing Olympics
Chyron, providers of digital and broadcast graphics with web, mobile, HD, 3D and newsroom integration solutions, has been selected to provider over two dozen graphics systems to BNC during the network

11/08/2008 E/T/C London At Edinburgh Tattoo 2008
E/T/C London is supplying spectacular 90 metre wide large format image projections for the 2008 Edinburgh Military Tattoo. It's the fourth consecutive year that the company has been involved in this

11/08/2008 FOR-A To Introduce New HD Frame Rate Converter And Audio Function Card At IBC2008
FOR-A, a leading manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, will introduce the FRC-3000 Frame Rate Converter and a new audio function card for the FRC

11/08/2008 FremantleMedia Enterprises And Original Productions Partner On Blue Collar Heroism
FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) has announced an agreement with Thom Beers' Original Productions which will see it acquire all visual rights (excluding North America) to five new shows which are spea

11/08/2008 Gefen To Showcase Three New Matrix Systems At IBC2008
At Stand 7.B31 at IBC2008, Gefen, providers of leading-edge connectivity solutions with signal extension, integration, optimisation, distribution and conversion capabilities, will be showcasing three

11/08/2008 IPV Debuts Medway Support For Curator Tapeless Workflow Solutions At IBC2008
Marquis Broadcast, specialist in broadcast workflow studies and software solutions and IPV, a leading provider of low bit-rate, frame-accurate video technology to the broadcast and professional video

11/08/2008 Mobile TV At IBC
With the number of 3G phones rising fast, C3, a Cambridge-based supplier of multimedia communications platforms for call handling and e-business, is exhibiting SeTeCa a complete multi-channel multimed

11/08/2008 Principal Photography Begins On 'Nativity'
BBC Films, Screen West Midlands and Limelight have announced that principal photography has begun on Nativity - writer and director Debbie Isitt's new British comedy. Protagonist Pictures will handle

11/08/2008 Summit Debuts New Double SmarTmast 3 At Red Bull Air Race
Summit Steel used its new Double SmarTmast 3 structures for the first time as one of three large video screen supports for the London leg of the 2008 Red Bull Air Race. The new structure has been dev

08/08/2008 Bulgaria National Television Expands With Pro-Bel
Pro-Bel, providers of automation, media management and master control solutions and routing, control and signal distribution systems, has announced that Bulgaria National Television (BNT) - the countr

08/08/2008 Furman To Offer AC Power Training Session At CEDIA EXPO 2008
Furman, a leading provider of power management solutions, has announced that industry-recognised engineer Gareth Powell will conduct a training session at the upcoming CEDIA EXPO 2008 in Denver, Color

08/08/2008 Leon Speakers Announce The Latest Release In The Leon Profile Series
Leon Speakers, a manufacturer of custom-built, on-wall loudspeakers for flat-panel displays, has announced the release of the latest addition to the popular Leon Profile Series: the ultra-high-fidelit

08/08/2008 Nigeria's Channels TV Uses Chyron Graphics Workflow For Local News
Chyron, providers of digital and broadcast with web, mobile, HD, 3D and newsroom integration solutions, have announced that Nigeria-based broadcaster, Channels TV, Lagos has purchased an LEX2 graphics

08/08/2008 Polatis Appoints Boxer As UK Distributor To Broadcast Market
Polatis, a supplier of high performance optical switch technologies, has announced the appointment of Boxer Systems as UK distributor for its Trinity family of optical video routing switches, designed

08/08/2008 Prism Sound Launches dScope Series III Enhancements At IBC2008
Prism Sound, manufacturers of a range of high quality professional test equipment for audio applications, have announced that they will be using the IBC2008 platform to show European customers the lat

08/08/2008 Quantel Nominated For An IABM Design Awards Candidate
Quantel, a leading developer of content creation and delivery systems across post, broadcast and DI, is delighted to announce that it has been nominated as an IABM Design Awards Candidate 2008 for its

08/08/2008 QuStream To Introduce IntegrityCS Packaged Signal Processing Solutions At IBC2008
QuStream, a global provider of integrated solution to creators of professional video content, is building on its established signal processing expertise to offer a new range of off-the-shelf customise

08/08/2008 Snell & Wilcox Introduces Kahuna 1 M/E HD
Snell & Wilcox, designers of advanced systems for video playout, mastering, repurposing, infrastructure and live production switching, have announced the release of its compact new Kahuna 1 M/E HD SD/

08/08/2008 TM Studios Installs SSL C300 HD Master Studio System
TM Studios, a subsidiary of Triton Radio Networks and a leading producer of music and content for the broadcast industry, has installed a Solid State Logic C300 HD-32 Master Studio System console in S