Broadcast News Archive for June, 2012
22/06/2012 Argosy Promotes Josh Simons to Role of Technical Director
Argosy, a leading international supplier of HD broadcast cables and studio infrastructure products, has announced the promotion of Josh Simons to its Board of Directors with the responsibility for all

22/06/2012 Litepanels Illuminates The World Of Vampires In New Orleans
There is a sect of New Orleans residents who believe they are vampires. To capture their story, cinematographer Austin Smoak needed to film in dimly lit bars and houses in the French Quarter and on th

22/06/2012 SSL C10 HD Compact Broadcast Console For University Of Salford
The University of Salford has chosen a Solid State Logic C10 HD Compact Broadcast Console to power the live production program in its new £30 million digital learning, teaching and research facility a

22/06/2012 Thomson Video Networks to Address 2012 Digital TV CEE On Broadcast-Quality OTT Delivery
Thomson Video Networks' Ludovic Pertuisel, the company's Web TV/OTT product line manager, will deliver a session at the Digital TV CEE conference, taking place June 26-28 in Prague. Scheduled for Ju

22/06/2012 Work Microwave's DVB-S2 Modem SK-DV
Work Microwave, a leading European manufacturer of advanced satellite communications, today announced a new combined data and video modem, the DVB-S2 Modem SK-DV. Utilizing DaVid technology, the devic

21/06/2012 Animation Awards At Annecy For Film Club Director
Michaela Pavlatova, who directs commercials exclusively for Film Club Productions, has won two awards for Best Short Animated Film at the Annecy International Animation Festival 2012. Her seven minut

21/06/2012 HARMAN’s Soundcraft® ViSi Remote iPad Control
At InfoComm 2012, HARMAN’s Soundcraft® is showing its first release of the Soundcraft ViSi Remote iPad app, now available free of charge on the iTunes store, which enables a single iPad to control mul

21/06/2012 Hp Partners With Universal Pictures And Illumination Entertainment
HP today announced that it will partner in UK and Ireland with Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment for the launch of the 3D CG (computer graphics) feature film “Dr. Seuss' The Lorax”, an

21/06/2012 Live OR Transmission In 3D At University Hospital Tübingen
Ever since its modernisation at the start of the year, the medical-technical infrastructure in use at Tübingen University Gynaecology Clinic is amongst the most modern of its kind in the world. This a

21/06/2012 Sonnet Announces Cost-Effective Qio CF4 Professional CompactFlash Media Reader
Sonnet Technologies today announced the launch of the Qio™ CF4 professional CompactFlash® (CF) media reader. The latest member of the Sonnet Qio series of professional media readers offers a high-sp

21/06/2012 Sony And Wimbledon Score Game, Set And Match With 3d Technology
Sony has today announced plans to expand the 3D production and broadcast coverage for Wimbledon 2012 as part of its long-term partnership with the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC). Five days comp

21/06/2012 VISLINK 'MSAT' Portable Data Terminal Arrives at Broadcast Asia 2012
At Broadcast Asia 2012 Vislink is featuring the broadcast-specific version of its Advent Mantis “MSAT” Man Portable Data Terminal, a highly portable tri-band satellite antenna system specifically desi

21/06/2012 Visual Impact And Sennheiser Help The Industry Tune In To Channel 38
Visual Impact, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of broadcast equipment, has invited Sennheiser UK to support its next ‘drop-in Wednesday’ session that will focus on the impact the move from Channel 6

20/06/2012 Anna Pavlova On Screen At BFI Southbank In August
BFI Southbank is launching a season of films featuring the ballet legend Anna Pavlova (1881 – 1931). Anna Pavlova on Screen is part of PAVLOVA 2012, a celebration of the ballerina acquiring her London

20/06/2012 Artistic Licence Engineering Adds Duo-Split RDM To Its Splitter Range
Duo-Split RDM is a new 2-input, 8-output DMX and RDM Splitter from Artistic Licence Engineering. Housed in a 19” 1U rack enclosure, Duo-Split distributes DMX and RDM using the same market-leading DMX

20/06/2012 Framestore Confirms 'VFX For Any Platform'
Framestore is cementing its position as a leader of inventive content with the award of a groundbreaking realtime visual installation for a world famous financial institution. This news comes hot on

20/06/2012 Grass Valley Showcases Breadth And Depth Of Solutions
At BroadcastAsia 2012 in Singapore, June 19-22, 2012, Grass Valley will showcase its latest suite of solutions to empower media companies with the most advanced workflow operations and playout technol

20/06/2012 Leader Heads To Munich For Digitale Cinematographie
Leader Instruments will demonstrate the latest additions to its range of production-centric test equipment at the 10th Digitale Cinematographie in Munich, 5-6 July. The event will be held in the Alte

20/06/2012 Only 2 Days Remaining Of Panasonic's Trio Of Promotions
There are only 2 days remaining until the end of Panasonic's Trio of Promotions - Deadline Friday, 22nd June 2012. Panasonic is offering a trio of exclusive promotions to its customers in the UK and

20/06/2012 Technicolor Keeps Fast Girls On Track
STUDIOCANAL’s Fast Girls, from Director Regan Hall, follows the rollercoaster journey of a British female sprint relay team. Released in the UK on 15 June 2012, the film stars Lenora Critchlow (Being

20/06/2012 XL Video Steps Up To Stadiums
XL Video continues to supply Coldplay’s Mylo Xyloto (MX) world tour with LED screens, cameras / HD PPU, media servers and control plus crew, which has stepped up to play stadiums shows in the UK and E

19/06/2012 dB Broadcast Showcase MERlin At Broadcast Asia 2012
dB Broadcast, the leading UK independent systems integrator and manufacturer will be showcasing the MERlin DVB-T2 receiver at Broadcast Asia 2012. MERlin, which was launched in late 2011, has been d

19/06/2012 Entec Scopes Out Big Comedy Night
Entec Sound & Light supplied full technical production – sound, lighting and video – and crew for the recent Big Comedy Night event for leading charity Scope at London’s Hammersmith Apollo. A stellar

19/06/2012 GlobeCast Chosen For One Of The Biggest Moments In French Television
GlobeCast was chosen this month for one of the biggest moments in French television this year — the launch in France of new sport channels beIN Sport 1 and beIN Sport 2. GlobeCast built a comprehensiv

19/06/2012 HHB Reinforces Commitment To Asian Market At Broadcast Asia 2012
Broadcast and pro audio technology specialists HHB Communications is highlighting its commitment to the broadcast industry in Asia by exhibiting a multitude of products and services at the Broadcast A