Broadcast News Archive for October, 2012
16/10/2012 Laverne To Host Music Producers Guild Awards
Radio and television presenter Lauren Laverne is set to host the 2013 Music Producers Guild Awards. The event will take place at the Café de Paris in London on February 7th 2013. An award-winning pr

16/10/2012 TruColor HS Triumphs At Cinec Awards
TruColor HS scooped the Cinec award for advancement in lighting technology at Cinec 2012. Rich Pierceall, director of digital lighting sales and the brains behind the phosphor technology of TruColor

16/10/2012 Anton/Bauer Power Keeps Videographer's Projects On Track
When it comes to filming corporate and wedding videos, time is of the essence. Just ask New Jersey-based videographer Dave Hall, who has been working with such clients since starting out as a freelanc

16/10/2012 Bexel Purchases Telex Intercom Systems
Bexel, part of Vitec Group's Services Division and worldwide provider of broadcast services and solutions, has announced a major purchase of ADAM modular matrix intercom systems from Telex. With the

16/10/2012 Colour Management Specialist Launches SpaceMatch DCM
Light Illusion has launched SpaceMatch DCM, a new software application to guarantee colour matching of PC connected displays, avoiding the problematic issues associated with the use of ICC Profiles wi

16/10/2012 Creative England, PMA And GLM Team-up For BVE Event
Creative England, the Production Managers’ Association (PMA) and the Guild of Location Managers (GLM) are set to bring ‘The Event’ to the BVE expo in Manchester next month. The Event will be hosted b

16/10/2012 DPA Technology Captures The Plight Of The Great Apes
DPA’s microphone technology has helped sound designer Craig Carter overcome extreme jungle conditions. Recording audio on film shoots in extreme locations always presents technical issues, but

16/10/2012 Panasonic Showcase Camera Technology For Wildlife Film Making
Panasonic Professional Camera Solutions is set to make a host of unique and exciting announcements to the wildlife videography and film making industry at Wildscreen Festival in Bristol. Amongst the

16/10/2012 Technicolor Partners Portugal Telecom To Showcase Home Apps
Technicolor and Portugal Telecom are is set to unveil a number of innovative Apps for the Home at BBWF in Amsterdam. In addition, they will jointly expose how service providers can unleash the connec

16/10/2012 UCA Graduate Awarded Best British film at Anifest
A recent graduate of the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) has won Best British film at Canterbury Anifest 2012. Ana Stefaniak, who graduated from BA (Hons) Animation Arts at UCA Maidstone in Ju

15/10/2012 Moscow First For Calrec
Calrec has Russian deal with the sale of two Artemis Beam consoles to Television Technical Centre Ostankino for NTV-PLUS, a Russian subscriber satellite service broadcasting sports, news, movies, docu

15/10/2012 AJA Supports Space Shuttle's Final Journey
The Society of Camera Operators (SOC) has volunteered to document the journey of the Space Shuttle Endeavour to its final home at the California Science Center as part of a project being managed by T

15/10/2012 Andy Hurt Named VP Of Product Management At Front Porch Digital
Front Porch Digital, the content storage management (CSM) solutions provider, has announced the appointment of Andy Hurt as vice president, product management. Based in Denver, Hurt will report to F

15/10/2012 BFI Head To Deliver PFM Keynote Speech
Ben Roberts, Director of the BFI Film Fund, will deliver the keynote address at the Film London Production Finance Market (PFM) on 17 October. Responsible for the UK’s largest public film fund – cur

15/10/2012 BSI Cameras Capture Quiksilver Pro Surfing Championship Action
Broadcast Sports Inc., wireless camera, audio and communication systems developer, has provided a handheld radio camera and a wireless Pan Tilt Roll Zoom camera to film the Quiksilver Pro France surfi

15/10/2012 IABM Training Academy To Offer German Broadcast And Media Technology Course
The International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers Training Academy is set to offer once again its "Broadcast and Media Technology — Understanding Your Industry" course tailored for Germany's

15/10/2012 K-Tek A Sound Choice For Agalsoff On 'Castle'
K-Tek is a sound choice for John Agalsoff on hit ABC series Castle. John Agalsoff, Jr. knows his stuff, he has been in charge of sound for major television series, features and commercials. At pres

15/10/2012 Painting With Light Creates BEN X Visual Concept
Lighting and visuals specialist Luc Peumans of Belgium based design practice Painting With Light, has created the visual concept and designed video and lighting for the new theatre production of ‘Ben

15/10/2012 Riedel Provide Technology For Red Bull Stratos
The Red Bull Stratos, the 120,000 feet skydive from the edge of space was a mission that transcended human limits. Riedel Communications – one of the leading providers of real-time solutions for video

15/10/2012 Shemaroo Entertainment Expands Restoration Formats Using Archangel Ph.C-HD
Snell has announced that Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd., a content owner and distributor of Indian cinema and Bollywood titles, has selected Snell's Archangel Ph.C-HD real-time SD and HD video restoratio

12/10/2012 Colorfront Scoops Emmy Award For On-Set Dailies
Academy Award-winning developer Colorfront has been awarded a 2012 Primetime Engineering Emmy from the Academy Of Television Arts And Sciences for Colorfront On-Set Dailies, the market-leading on-set

12/10/2012 Gefen Unveil Next Generation Extender
Gefen has consolidated cabling from two CAT-5 cables to one with its new Gefen HD KVM ELR (Extra Long Range) extender. Sender and receiver units send 1080p full HD with 3DTV pass-through and USB from

12/10/2012 Grass Valley To Exhibit At SPORTELMonaco
Grass Valley is set to showcase the latest innovations in sport production at SPORTELMonaco. The exhibition is taking place October 15-18 at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. Also at the show, Grass Va

12/10/2012 HHB Helps Uni Radio Go Digital
HHB Communications has provided University Radio Nottingham with two Studer OnAir 1500 audio mixers for both of its studios as part of a major refurbishment. Over the summer of 2012, University Radio

12/10/2012 Leader Instruments Introduces LV5307 To South America
CAPER 2012 has be chosen by Leader Instruments as the South American launch platform for its new LV5307 compact multi-format 7 inch monitor/rasterizer. First exhibited at IBC 2012 in Amsterdam and n