Broadcast News Archive for March, 2013
28/03/2013 Marshall Electronics Announce 3G LCD Monitor
Marshall Electronics have announced the release of a 3G version of their popular V-R1042-IMD-3GTE dual 10.4 inch rack mount LCD monitor. The 3G input will in fact be available on the entire Marshal

28/03/2013 Polecam Launches UK Graduate Scheme
Polecam Systems has launched a Graduate Trainee Scheme at its Kempston UK base. 22-year-old Greg Carlisle has joined Polecam Systems as the company's first recruit under the new scheme. Greg, a gr

28/03/2013 Qube To Bring 4K DCP Review System To NAB
Qube Cinema will be demonstrating its system for integrated 4K DCP review and playback at the NAB Show in Las Vegas in April. The Qube XP-I server, Xi 4K Integrated Media Block (IMB) and the Quad 3

28/03/2013 Roland Launches VC-1 At NAB
Roland Systems Group (RSG) will be using NAB 2013 to launch its VC-1 Series - a new range of portable video converters using Roland multi-format conversion technology, concentrated in a mini-converter

28/03/2013 SGL Unveils Notification Service At NAB
Software Generation Ltd (SGL) is to unveil its Notification Service at NAB 2013. The Notification Service allows details on archived material to be automatically pushed to a MAM system. Intellig

28/03/2013 Snell To Demonstrate IP-Based Video Streaming At NAB
Snell will be demonstrating content transfer via real-time IP links at booth N1820 at the 2013 NAB Show. The company will showcase the new IP-based interfaces for the company's Kahuna 360 productio

27/03/2013 Archiving: How To Save Our Digital Assets
Historically, film companies stored finished movies on film and kept them in a secure, temperature-controlled warehouse. This was fine in the analogue age, but today, in the digital age, all that info

27/03/2013 Digital Archiving For A Bygone Era
The challenges already associated with archiving are compounded by an increase in the quality and size of movies, broadcasts and other digital files. But as we continue to create, produce and store, a

27/03/2013 IABM To Present Game Changer Awards At NAB
The IABM (International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers) is to join with NAB to present the second-annual IABM Game-Changer Awards at the 2013 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The awards recognise

27/03/2013 Prism Sound Reveals Lyra Audio Interface At Prolight + Sound 2013
European studio producers, musicians and DJs will have their first opportunity to see Prism Sound’s new Lyra family of Audio Interfaces at this year’s Prolight + Sound exhibition in Frankfurt (Hall 5.

27/03/2013 Sennheiser Launches UK Sound Academy
Sennheiser UK has announced the launch of its UK Sound Academy. The Academy will provide a series of courses aimed at professional sound engineers, students and anyone working within the audio indu

27/03/2013 Viva Las Vegas: NAB 2013
With over 1,600 exhibiting companies and more than 840,000 square feet of floor space, this year's show in Las Vegas will cement NAB as one of the industry's most important events. It goes without

26/03/2013 4K Restoration: Classic Films Make Awards Final
As film restoration continues to introduce a new generation of movie fans to some of cinema's greatest achievements, two classic, newly-restored films have been announced as finalists of the 2013 Foca

26/03/2013 AnyStream IQ™ Unveiled For NAB 2013
Digital Nirvana is to introduce AnyStream IQ™ at NAB. The cloud-based solution is designed for streamed media monitoring and provides recording, logging and monitoring of live and recorded streamed b

26/03/2013 Deutsches Schauspielhaus Renovated
The famous Deutsches Schauspielhaus theatre in Hamburg is undergoing renovation work scheduled for completion in autumn 2013. The stage manager's console, equipped with RTS intercom equipment, has no

26/03/2013 Directors Descend On Connemara Gaeltacht
BAFTA, IFTA & Emmy Award Winning Directors are to descend on Connemara in the west of Ireland this May and June, to mentor young filmmakers as part of a director’s workshop The workshop and training

26/03/2013 Hamlet's Mixed Format T&M For NAB 2013
At this year's NAB 2013 Hamlet will be showcasing a new range of instruments. The new DigiTek, DigiScope DS900G and VidScope MH2B, will be on display at the show in Las Vegas on NAB 2013 booth N7229

26/03/2013 LipSync Unveil Contract For Mike Leigh's Turner Biopic
London post-production facility LipSync has announced a deal to provide its services for the new project by British director Mike Leigh; a biography on the British, Romantic painter JMW Turner. Fina

26/03/2013 Media Excel to Showcase Product Line at NAB 2013
Media Excel will be demonstrating its HERO encoding and transcoding product line at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show in Las Vegas, Nev. from April 8-11. In addition to its H.264/AV

26/03/2013 Miranda Launches SME-1901 At NAB 2013
Miranda Technologies will launch its SME-1901 streaming media encoder module at NAB 2013. The SME-1901 is suitable for a wide range of IP-based remote monitoring applications, which includes in-plant

26/03/2013 QNAP Team With Axle
QNAP, manufacturers of industry-standard NAS devices for high capacity, low cost network storage with RAID fault tolerance, are teaming up with axle video to offer two joint hardware/software solution

26/03/2013 Snell Introduces Format Converters For IQ Modular
Snell today announced the launch of a new series of format converters in its popular IQ Modular range. The company also launched the IQQSM range of 3Gbps/HD/SD-SDI quad split monitors, ideal for loca

25/03/2013 ASC Cinematographer Uses Schneider Filters
ASC cinematographer Michael Slovis’ challenge in shooting AMC’s Breaking Bad goes beyond the intricate storylines about the consequences of the life choices made by the main character. The New Mexic

25/03/2013 Camera Corps' Reports 'Strong Interest' In Its Expanded Range
Camera Corps reports very strong interest in its expanded range of ultra-compact remotely controlled television production equipment at the recent Broadcast Video Expo show in London. Centre of atte

25/03/2013 MAGIX Embrace Music Producers Guild's ISRC Initiative
The Music Producers Guild's efforts to establish an industry standard for embedding ISRC data within digital music files has received a significant boost with the announcement by MAGIX Software GmbH t