Broadcast News Archive for October, 2013
02/10/2013 Film London Launches New Funding
Film London has launched two new short film-making funds open to London's cinematic talent. Through London Calling and London Calling Plus, Film London will fund up to 23 short films and provide trai

02/10/2013 PLASA Announces Rigging Conference Speakers
PLASA has announced details of the 4th annual Rigging Conference & Riggers' Forum taking place alongside PLASA London on 6, 7 & 8 October 2013 at the ExCeL. The conference's keynote speech will be gi

02/10/2013 PLASA London 2013 Draws Nearer...
As the final preparations get underway for PLASA London 2013, organisers are encouraging visitors to register for the new-look show. Over 15,000 industry professionals have already registered for thi

02/10/2013 RTS Awards 2013: Entries Wanted
The Royal Television Society (RTS) is calling for entries for the RTS Programme Awards 2013. The Awards seek to recognise programmes that have "made a material and positive contribution to their genr

02/10/2013 SGL Announces Deal With Russian Broadcaster
Archive and storage specialist Software Generation Ltd (SGL), has announced a new deal with Russian broadcaster VGTRK. The installation was carried out as part of the workflow integration between Avi

02/10/2013 Victoria & Albert Selects NewTek TriCaster 455
NewTek's TriCaster 455 live production system has been chosen by the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London to stream live events as part of its an ongoing project to enhance visitor and online ex

02/10/2013 Zoic Studios Adopts AJA KONA
Zoic Studios has adopted AJA's KONA 3G cards to help facilitate live synchronised sessions using Tweak's RV-SDI playback and review software. The move compliments Zoic's venture into 4K post-productio

01/10/2013 Avid To Present S3L Sound System At PLASA
PLASA London 2013 will mark the UK debut of the Avid S3L live sound system. Avid will be present at the show to offer free daily training sessions on the new Avid SL3 modular system. Hands-on sessio

01/10/2013 DPA Mics - Nothing Else Matters
DPA Microphones recently convinced Mick Hughes, FOH engineer for metal band Metallica, to switch to its DPA d:vote™ 4099 Instrument Mics. "After 30 years with Metallica – and 15 years miking Lars' dr

01/10/2013 Drum Studios Revamps Online Presence
Independently owned digital agency Drum Studios has officially launched its new website and domain name, as part of a restructuring of the studio's online presence. "Drum's directors explain that the

01/10/2013 Endemol Selects Riedel Network
Endemol, the world's largest independent television and digital production company, has begun using Riedel's MediorNet real-time media network and Artist digital matrix intercom system in the Netherla

01/10/2013 IFCO Parent Consultation Report Released
The majority of parents (57%) in the Republic of Ireland have allowed their children to watch a film that was classified for an older age group, according to a new report from the Irish Film Classific

01/10/2013 London International Animation Festival Marks 10th Anniversary
The London International Animation Festival (LIAF) returns to the Barbican for 10 days from 25 October to 3 November to celebrate its tenth anniversary. Showcasing over 300 films from 30 countries, t

01/10/2013 STN Slovenia Installs 15th PlayBox Server
Playbox Technology has announced news that STN Slovenia has selected a total of 15 of the company's automated playout servers for the satellite teleport at its headquarters in Ljubljana. "We operate

01/10/2013 TSL Announce New Products For Broadcast India
TSL Products has announced it will present three of its new audio products at the 2013 Broadcast India Show (Stand B215-2): the SAM1 MADI Studio Audio Monitor, the PAM1 MK2 Precision Audio Monitor and