Broadcast News Archive for May, 2012
31/05/2012 Aden Hynes Sculpture Studios Scores With Mount Rushmore Commission
Aden Hynes Sculpture Studios has been commissioned by Taylor Herring PR Group to create a garden feature sculpture, resembling Mount Rushmore but depicting iconic footballers. The selected stars we

31/05/2012 Custom Harlequin Performing Arts Floor Takes Centre Stage In Hanoi
When the United Nations International School of Hanoi, Vietnam looked for a multi-purpose floor for their performing arts facility, they naturally turned to Harlequin. The stage floor specification

31/05/2012 EVS XT3 Servers Power Beijing Television’s New 3D Production Truck
EVS, a leading provider of broadcast and media production systems for sports, news and TV entertainment, has equipped Beijing Television’s new 3D outside broadcast (OB) unit with XT3 servers as well a

31/05/2012 Following The Tracks Of A Grizzly
Brutus, a nine-hundred pound grizzly, is starring in the first seven episodes of Expedition Wild, a new series for the National Geographic Wild channel. Executive Producer and Director of Photograph

31/05/2012 Landmark Cinemas Selects Barco's Auro 11.1
Barco, the global digital cinema technology leader, is deploying its industry-leading Auro 11.1 3D audio solution for Canada’s third-largest theater circuit, Landmark Cinemas. The exhibitor installe

31/05/2012 New Partnership Uses Open Standard MOS Redirection To Move Assets Across Platforms
Chyron has announced that it has integrated the company's CAMIO graphics asset management server with the Web-based Cell Journalist application to streamline the incorporation of user-generated video

31/05/2012 Qualis Audio Names Prism Sound As European Distributor
Qualis Audio, a leading developer of professional audio measurement and monitoring instruments, with an emphasis on 5.1 surround sound, is pleased to announce today the appointment of Prism Sound as i

31/05/2012 The IFI Presents A Season Of John Ford’s Irish Films
The IFI is delighted to present its season of John Ford’s Irish Films, a focus on the Irish films of a giant of Hollywood and one of the most important filmmakers of the Irish diaspora. Ford made ov

30/05/2012 Access To Republic Of Ireland Digital TV Channels Confirmed For Northern Ireland
TV viewers in Northern Ireland will be able to watch TG4 and RTÉ One and Two on Freeview following digital TV switchover, the UK Government confirmed today. RTÉ, the Republic of Ireland’s national br

30/05/2012 AP Video News In High Definition
The Associated Press today began delivering video news in high definition to customers, culminating a phased rollout that began last year. AP completed the transition to HD ahead of the 2012 London

30/05/2012 DirectOut Takes Steps in the Right Direction
UK distributor Aspen Media has supplied Wigwam Hire, specialists in sound systems and equipment for touring, with DirectOut MADI products for its customer AudioTech Services and the sell-out reunion t

30/05/2012 Framestore Further Bolsters CG Department With Multiplatform Expertise
Framestore is further strengthening its CG department and integrated offering by hiring Liz Oliver; a CG line producer with extensive experience in multiplatform disciplines. Oliver joins Framestore

30/05/2012 heat4 Live Launched
Channel 4 has partnered with Bauer Media to create three live dual screen social TV events, developed to support three hero Channel 4 shows this summer. The first of these innovative digital events

30/05/2012 MTF Services Scoops Guild Of Television Cameramen Award
MTF Services Ltd has been awarded a seal of approval by The Guild of Television Cameramen. The Award is specifically for MTF's Nikon to Sony F3 lens adaptor. This allows the use of any Nikon mounted

30/05/2012 Projecting Europeana Archive Data Through The 3D 'ECloud'
Norway’s projectiondesign has become a headline sponsor of the Europeana General Plenary, to be held in the Belgian city of Leuven from 13-15 June. Adopting the theme ‘Connecting Society Through Cult

30/05/2012 Qualis Audio Names Prism Sound As Its New European Distributor
Qualis Audio, a leading developer of professional audio measurement and monitoring instruments, with an emphasis on 5.1 surround sound, is pleased to announce today the appointment of Prism Sound as i

29/05/2012 ATEME Wins Major Codec Contract For Worldwide HD backhaul
ATEME has been chosen by CBC, Germany’s leading tv-production and broadcast enterprise (a company of the Media Group RTL Germany) to supply encoding and decoding equipment for relaying live HD covera

29/05/2012 Camera Corps Gets Tactical For European Football Championship
Over 50 remotely controlled cameras, including 10 Camera Corps Q-Ball ultra-compact high-definition pan/tilt/zoom systems, are en-route to Poland and the Ukraine for the concluding round of games in t

29/05/2012 LipSync Appoints Commercial Director
LipSync has announced the appointment of Andrew Boswell in the role of Commercial Director. Andrew will be tasked with attracting more projects for equity investment and post-production to the facilit

29/05/2012 On The Tracks Of Climate Change With The Petrol Bags Deca Campack Plus
In the 80-minute documentary WARMZEIT, director Knut Karger describes the global dimensions of climate change and how working with nature is the only way to secure the future of humanity. In every par

29/05/2012 Qube Cinema Brings High Frame Rate 3D To CineEurope
Qube Cinema will demo the high-frame-rate (HFR) and high-bit-rate (HBR) capabilities of the Qube XP-I server and Qube Xi Integrated Media Block (IMB) to the European audience at CineEurope, June 18-21

29/05/2012 Studiotech Poland To Distribute Full Sencore Broadcast Product Line
Sencore today announced a new reseller agreement and technology partnership with Studiotech Poland. As Sencore's reseller in Poland, Studiotech Poland will represent the full line of Sencore signal pr

29/05/2012 The Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival 'An Amazing Success'
The village hall in Schull was packed to the rafters this Sunday for the Award Ceremony of the 4th Corona Fastnet Short Film Festival last night. " Over 200 people were there to see Director Ruan Mag

29/05/2012 TV Record Uses Grass Valley Technologies To Support International Sporting Events In London
TV Record, Brazil’s second-largest television network, will deploy a complete high-definition (HD) production system from Grass Valley™ on-site in London for live and delayed coverage of the country’s

28/05/2012 C4 Unveils Paralympic Graphics
Channel 4 today launched its coverage of the London 2012 Paralympic Games by unveiling a revolutionary new graphical classification system it hopes will aid the viewing experience of this summer's Par