Broadcast News Archive for May, 2012
18/05/2012 Pixel Power Partner With Engineer Service For Eastern Europe
Pixel Power, the innovative supplier of broadcast playout solutions with integrated graphics, has today announced that it has signed a deal with specialist broadcast reseller and systems integrator En

18/05/2012 Shanghai TV Studio Get Soundcraft Vi1 Digital Console Upgrade
Shanghai Media Group, Inc. (SMG), recently updated its studio in Pudong with a HARMAN Soundcraft Vi1 digital audio console. Pudong is a 400 square meter studio, mainly used for production of small sca

17/05/2012 AFP Partners 10th 'Cannes Fait Le Mur' Wall Art Expo
To celebrate the 65th Cannes Film Festival, Agence France-Presse has teamed up with the city of cannes to present an exhibition of 17 monumental photographs of stars under the title “Cannes fait le mu

17/05/2012 ASSIMILATE Expands Sales And Support For SCRATCH In India
ASSIMLATE, a leading global provider of post-production tools for digital cinema and broadcast workflows, today announced further expansion of its sales and technical support presence in India with th

17/05/2012 Get On Your Bike For ibc2ibc 2012
IBC2IBC is back following on from last year’s highly successful inaugural event that raised upwards of £35,000 for the Vision Charity. To encourage even more people to take part in this marathon cyc

17/05/2012 Guild Of Television Cameramen Announces Vitec GTC Award 2012 Winners
The Guild of Television Cameramen announced the Vitec GTC Award 2012 winners during its 40th anniversary celebrations in Birmingham on Friday 11 May. The presentation was held in the presence of the L

17/05/2012 Hitchcock Restoration Selected For Cannes Classics
The BFI is pleased to announce that the newly restored print of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Ring (1927) will screen in this year’s Cannes Classics at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday 19th May, 5.30pm,

17/05/2012 NASA Selects AVN443 Encoders To Deliver HD Video From International Space Station
Visionary Solutions Inc., has announced that NASA has chosen the company's AVN443 encoder to transmit HD video signals from the International Space Station (ISS) to Earth, providing NASA with a high-q

17/05/2012 Paul J. Cox Chooses Bittree Patchbay Systems To Create Flexible Production Environment
Bittree, a provider of professional audio and video patching components, today announced that Paul J. Cox Services has chosen Bittree's patchbay systems for a new, state-of-the-art post-production stu

17/05/2012 Pro Motion Hire Announce HQ Completion
Pro Motion Hire has announced the completion on their new central London headquarters. Pro Motion’s new bespoke premises are located on Newport St, (SE11) and are next to the site of Damien Hirst’s

16/05/2012 'Elstree Confidential' Published
Paul Welsh MBE, the film historian based in Borehamwood, has published an exceptional and important book called Elstree Confidential. This book, long overdue, is Paul Welsh sharing the memories of th

16/05/2012 BBC Studios And Post Production In A League of Their Own
Now in its fifth series on Sky 1 and Sky 1 HD, the hugely popular comedy panel show, A League of Their Own, owes its award-winning success to its continued quest to be funnier, more risqué and daring

16/05/2012 Camera Corps Reports Strong International Demand For Q-Ball And Q-Ball Pre-Set
Camera Corps reports strong international demand for the standard and recently-introduced Pre-Set versions of the Q-Ball robotic camera systems, including orders from a leading US television network b

16/05/2012 Cloud based Cinegy Workflow Solution Installed At ChaulaTV In Latvia
Cinegy are pleased to announce the installation of Cinegy Workflow at ChaulaTV, Latvia. ChaulaTV is a Latvian youth TV channel broadcasting 24/7. All its content is created in studio and ‘on locatio

16/05/2012 Creative England Makes Its Cannes Debut
Creative England is to make its debut at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, participating in four events to illustrate its work in the English regions. The organisation, which launched in October 201

16/05/2012 Richmond Film Services Upgrades With Southfield
London-based audio and broadcast equipment hire company Richmond Film Services has upgraded one of its trio of SoundField ST250 portable microphones, replacing it with the recently launched ST450. Th

16/05/2012 Signiant Builds Momentum In Global Telecom Service Provider Market
Signiant, a leader in intelligent file movement software for the media and entertainment industry, today announced that worldwide momentum is building among telecommunications providers for the compan

16/05/2012 STN Extends OASYS Playout Capability
Slovenian playout centre STN has ordered three new OASYS Automated Playout channels, adding to the six HD channels installed in 2011, making OASYS a key part of the STN controlled and operated playout

15/05/2012 Agama Technologies Wins Video Network Management Award
Agama Technologies, the DTV quality assurance expert, today announces that it has been honoured with Frost & Sullivan's 2012 Global Customer Value Enhancement Award in IP Video Network Management. I

15/05/2012 ASSIMILATE Congratulates SCRATCH Artists On Festival De Cannes 2012 Entries
At the 65th Festival de Cannes, May 16 - 27, several films on the competition roster have been created by filmmakers whose post-production companies used ASSIMILATE’s SCRATCH® DI software in their dig

15/05/2012 BBC Selects LiveU To Expand Olympics & US Presidential Campaign Coverage
LiveU, portable video-over-cellular solutions provider, has announced that BBC News is extending its use of LiveU LU60 mobile uplink solution for newsgathering in both the UK and the US. The broadca

15/05/2012 Glensound Talk SPORT
Last month, the UK’s only dedicated sports radio station, talkSPORT, announced that they have agreed a deal with the Premier League for an exclusive package of international audio broadcasting rights

15/05/2012 Leader Instruments Brings Eyeheight’s legalEyes To The Americas
Leader Instruments Corporation has announced a co-operative relationship with UK-based Eyeheight Ltd. The agreement centres on Eyeheight’s legalEyes video legalizer and its unique KARMAudioRT option

15/05/2012 Nucoda Colourist Aidan Farrell Wins Bafta Special Award
Renowned Nucoda Colourist Aidan Farrell was last night presented with BAFTA’s Special Award at the British Academy Television Craft Awards. The award recognises his outstanding creative contribution

15/05/2012 Snell Systems Provide Real-Time Conversion Of U.S. Sports Events For Nordic Markets
Snell today announced that it will be working with TeliaSonera for the distribution of NHL games across the Nordics. TeliaSonera International Carrier will be using nine Alchemist Ph.C – HD TX50 mot