Broadcast News Archive for May, 2010
28/05/2010 3D: An Introduction - Mini-conference
BTV Post and Lighthouse are delighted to announce: 3D: An Introduction - Mini-conference. With technology becoming increasingly sophisticated and prevalent, 3D is a growth area that demands new skill

28/05/2010 Capture The Great Outdoors With Film Hampshire
As we move from spring to summer, it's time to take advantage of the warmer weather and longer daylight hours to enjoy all that the great outdoors has to offer the film maker. Hampshire is a rural co

28/05/2010 MG Alba To Sponsor Challenge Cup 2010
A renowned Gaelic Media Service, has confirmed that it is to continue its sponsorship of the Scottish Football League Challenge Cup for the 2010 competition. MG Alba made the announcement as the dra

28/05/2010 NorthernNet Paving The Way
Leeds Music Trust is set to pave the way in producing the first ever remote World Cup Anthem using only NorthernNet digital technology to help it collaborate with partners over 350 miles way. With on

28/05/2010 Pyser-SGI Launch New Additions
The exclusive UK/Ireland distributor for the Studio Fujinon range has now added four new 3D high definition and two 3D extended definition zoom lenses with associated new Synchronous Control System to

28/05/2010 Riedel Artist Intercom Hits MDR Broadcast Centre
MCS GmbH Sachsen, the German broadcast provider for the German public broadcast network MDR, has now installed a new Artist intercom system from one of the leading manufacturers of intercom, audio, fi

28/05/2010 Sadie Celebrates The Culture Of Radio
The Sadie name is one that needs no introduction to radio engineers thanks to the unique relationship the company has with many of the world's top broadcasters. To reinforce its presence in this fie

28/05/2010 See What You Hear With DK Technologies
An innovator in the sound industry is simplifying the loudness issue by allowing you, the audio engineer, to see what you hear. Thanks to the introduction of a new software upgrade, existing DK-Techn

27/05/2010 Editshare Announces Beta Programme
A technology leader in cross-platform collaborative editing and shared media storage, has announced the Lightworks Open Source Beta Programme. Lightworks Open Source, launched by EditShare, is the i

27/05/2010 Framestore Clinches More Clios

An Oscar-winning visual effects company and the UK's leading authority on stereoscopic 3D has continued their success into 2010 winning two awards: a prestigious animation gold for Activision's DJ Her

27/05/2010 Mediateket AS Enlists Nevion For Eurovision
A video transport solutions provider for broadcasters Nevion, has been selected by Mediateket AS to provide NRK with a routing solution from its VikinX Sublime range for the upcoming Eurovision Song C

27/05/2010 PACT Says BBC Can Do Better
The trade body for independent producers, said the recently released figures regarding the BBCs Window of Creative Competition (WOCC) prove that the scheme is working, but there is room for improvemen

27/05/2010 The Farm Expands Nucoda Suite
An innovator in image restoration, enhancement, colour correction and data conforming systems has announced that UK post production facility, The Farm has added a third Nucoda Film Master to its Nucod

27/05/2010 Twilight Tops National Movie Awards
The Twilight series has topped the winners poll with three trophies at this year's National Movie Awards held in London at the Royal Festival Hall. The Twilight Saga: New Moon was awarded Best Fantas

27/05/2010 Tyrell CCT Introduces Avid Unity ISIS And MOG Ingest Solution
A leading supplier of digital media solutions to the broadcast, post-production and education markets, has announced that they have delivered a high performance media storage and ingest solution to Th

27/05/2010 Video Europe Wales Launched
A Welsh based video company has announced that their new facility in Cardiff is open for business. Video Europe Wales, set up to service Wales and the South West area, will be run by Tom McNally, fo

26/05/2010 4DVD Signs New Deal With Gilbert
Channel 4's wholly-owned DVD distribution arm, has bolstered its roster of UK comedy talent, after striking a new deal with multi award-winning Welsh stand-up comedian Rhod Gilbert. After a closely f

26/05/2010 Element Introduces Ultra-Small Neutron 3D Rig
The designer and manufacturer of the groundbreaking Technica 3D camera rigs that simplify 3D video production, have now launched their new, ultra-small Neutron 3D rig. 3D stereoscopic feature film p

26/05/2010 Gearhouse Zooms In On Broadcast Website
A market-leading international broadcast service company, has launched a new website to showcase their latest developments in each sector across the globe. Gearhouse Broadcast recently teamed up with

26/05/2010 GTC Meet The Wildlife Filmmakers
A unique one-day workshop has been organised for the Guild of Television Cameramen by Bristol Wildlife Filmmakers. (Photo: John Waters with meerkat!) Meet the Wildlife Filmmakers will be held on June

26/05/2010 Input Media Announces New Director
One of Europe's premiere sports production companies, has announced the appointment of Claire Murphy, who will be joining the company as Director of Business Development. Claire's responsibility at I

26/05/2010 Irish Cut-Off Rogue Downloaders
Ireland's State owned communications business, Eircom, has begun to implement new procedures to cut off the broadband service of customers found repeatedly sharing copyright content illegally online.

26/05/2010 Pact Calls For Higher BBC Spend
The trade body for independent producers, has welcomed the BBC Strategy Review's focus on UK content but calls for a higher proportion of their income to be spent on it. In their submission to the BB

26/05/2010 Sennheiser UK Appoints Live Sound Specialist
A UK-based world leader in electroacoustics has appointed veteran Front of House Engineer - Dave Wooster to the role of Live Sound specialist. This newly formed position is the result of Sennheiser

25/05/2010 A Thai Win At Cannes
British Film Director Mike Leigh has been pipped to the post in the running for the coveted Palme d'Or award at the Cannes Film Festival. His film Another Year, was favourite to win at the French eve