Broadcast News Archive for March, 2011
02/03/2011 Snell Drives Live News For BBC
One of the UK's largest systems integrators, dB Broadcast, has chosen the Snell Kahuna HD/SD multi-format production switchers as central components in the BBC's Broadcasting House redevelopment in ce

02/03/2011 Universal 3D Glasses For Hanover Launch
A new generation of hybrid/universal 3D glasses is about to come blinking into the glare of publicity. For the first time in Europe, at the CeBIT conference in Hanover, Germany March 1 5, Volfoni wil

01/03/2011 AJA Ki Pro Helps Nyquest Bring Alice Cooper's Concert Tour To Fans On Blu-ray
Nyquest, a company specialising in producing concert footage, recently used AJA Video Systems' Ki Pro tapeless recording device for converting 20 hours of HDCAM footage into the Apple ProRes format to

01/03/2011 Cameron Praises UK Film Industry Successes
British filmmaking has been hailed as a major success story with the Prime Minister David Cameron commenting after the award of a Best Film Oscar for The King's Speech. He said this marked "a fantast

01/03/2011 Micro-budget Filmmaking Scheme Returns
Film London and BBC Films have launched the next round of Film London Microwave, the successful micro-budget feature filmmaking scheme. Microwave also publishes a new online learning module and outl

01/03/2011 NAB Hall Of Fame For Carsey-Werner Productions
The National Association of Broadcasters has announced that Carsey-Werner Productions, Producer of such classic television programmes as The Cosby Show, Roseanne, That 70s Show and 3rd Rock From The S

01/03/2011 Product Placement 'Perks Première'
A popular morning time TV show has become the first to feature product placement under new advertising guidelines, This Morning promoted the Nescafe coffee machine after the company paid a cool £100,

01/03/2011 Second Series Of Episodes For BBC Two
The BBC and Hat Trick Productions have announced the re-commissioning of the critically acclaimed Episodes for BBC Two. The series will again be penned by the highly talented writing duo of David Cr

01/03/2011 SIS LIVE Launch Low Cost, Lightweight Vision And Audio Mixer
SIS LIVE's new RouteCase is a portable AV mixer that almost anyone who works in broadcast could find a use for. The unit, comprising a five input vision mixer and ten channel audio mixer, lends itself

01/03/2011 Spain's HDTV Platform Launches With GlobeCast
A new HD service, Starmax HD, has chosen GlobeCast to provide aggregation, encryption, and delivery of the full bouquet of channels broadcast to millions of households across the country. Hailed as