Broadcast News Archive for August, 2013
15/08/2013 Camberwell Guides: Sound Studio Filming
Camberwell Studios' Sam Parkinson discusses shooting in silence. You've chosen to shoot in a soundproofed studio. Many of our clients weigh up the pros and cons of shooting on location or in a

15/08/2013 Channel 4 Announces Toronto Film Festival Selection
UK broadcaster Channel 4 has announced news that one of its TV dramas and nine films by its sister Film4 movie channel will appear at this year's Toronto International Film Festival. The festival wil

15/08/2013 Danmon Completes Danish TV Upgrade
Danmon Systems Group has just completed a new high-definition news studio at the Odense headquarters of publicly-owned Danish television network TV 2|DANMARK A/S. "Upgrading the TV 2 news service fro

15/08/2013 FORscene Selected By IBC TV News
Forbidden Technologies is to partner with IBC TV News for the sixth year in a row, through a new deal to provide access and editing capabilities with its FORscene cloud-based post-production tools. "

15/08/2013 Harmonic Reveal IBC2013 Portfolio
Digital video infrastructure solutions provider Harmonic will be at this year's IBC show in Amsterdam on stand 1.B20, demonstrating the latest solutions designed to optimise the production and deliver

15/08/2013 Line Up Selects Axon For 3Gb/s OB Truck
Netherlands-based modular broadcast infrastructure provider AXON Digital Design has been selected by Brazilian system integrator Line Up to provide Synapse modular processing equipment and SynView mul

15/08/2013 ScheduALL To Release S5 At IBC
ScheduALL, provider of Enterprise Resource Management (ERM) software, will demonstrate its latest version to date at IBC2013. The recent release of S5 ushered in intelligent automation that incorpora

14/08/2013 Channel 4 Appoints Docu-Maker Brindley
UK independent broadcaster Channel 4 has appointed documentary maker David Brindley to its Factual Commissioning team. Reporting into Deputy Head of Factual Nick Mirsky, Brindley joins as Commissioni

14/08/2013 Danmon Brings Systems Integration To IBC
Danmon Systems Group has announced it will be present at this year's IBC show in Amsterdam, exhibiting a full range of services on stand 8.B51. Danmon is a revered systems integration provider, suppl

14/08/2013 Gary Baum Selects Schneider For Mike And Molly
Multi-Emmy Award nominated cinematographer Gary Baum has revealed he used Schneider Optics Classic Soft® 1/8 and ¼ filters on an Emmy-nominated episode of US sitcom Mike and Molly. For the episode 'M

14/08/2013 Good News For Wales!
Creative Skillset's Employment Census results are released, and it's good news for Wales. Huw Walters, Director of Creative Skillset Cymru, explains more… Creative Skillset's Employment Census

14/08/2013 IABM Announces Student Award Winners
The winners of the 2013 IABM Engineering Student Awards have been revealed. The programme recognises "high-achieving college students in the fields of broadcast engineering or media technology," with

14/08/2013 RTS Young Technologist Winner Announced
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the winner of its annual Young Technologist Award. Daniel Cherowbrier, Business Manager at Arqiva, was chosen to receive the award by a panel of judge

14/08/2013 Snell Releases Alchemist OD Software
Snell has released Alchemist OD, the software-only version of its standards converter and the first product to take advantage of Snell's On Demand technology. On Demand is a media processing framewo

14/08/2013 Trilogy Launches Gateway At IBC
At IBC2013, on stand 10.A29, voice communications supplier Trilogy has announced it will be showcasing its new unified Gateway system configuration software that provides the ability to build, modify

13/08/2013 ATG Completes DTT Multiplex
UK systems integrator, ATG Broadcast, has completed a new multiplex system that will form part of the extension of terrestrial digital video broadcasting services for a major European transmission ser

13/08/2013 Cache-A Launches Simul-Copy At IBC™
Archiving specialists Cache-A Corporation has announced the availability of Simul-Copy™, a new LTO-tape duplication and verification capability. "Cache-A has brought Simul-Copy to market in direct re

13/08/2013 Colorfront To Preview 4K And UHDTV At IBC2013
Academy and Emmy Award-winning developer Colorfront is to preview new advances for 4K and Ultra High Definition Television (UHDTV) production and post production at IBC2013 (c/o AJA 7.F11, Tangent 7.G

13/08/2013 Dr Dolittle Of The Filming World...
Driving away from Beirut Airport in the dead of night to the sound of the distant gunshots was an unsettling experience. But what made this assignment surreal was the mission: we were in Lebanon to fi

13/08/2013 Eyeheight In Fashion For UK Broadcasters
Eyeheight colour correctors have recently made their mark during the production of a new fashion series for UK television. CC-2M systems were used throughout the programmes, broadcast live by dock10

13/08/2013 Forbidden Tech Raises £8.9m In FORscene Development
Forbidden Technologies has announced news that it has raised a further £8.9m ($13.8m) through placing and open offer to continue developing its FORscene cloud video platform. In June 2013, Forbidden

13/08/2013 Sound Devices Reveals 3.02 Update For PIX 220i And 240i
Sound Devices has announced a new version 3.02 firmware update for its PIX 220i and 240i Production Video Recorders. The update changes file formatting from UDF to exFAT volumes for PIX 220, PIX 220i

13/08/2013 Workflow Solutions At IBC
The folks behind IBC2013 reveal all on workflow solutions at this year's show... Probably one of the most significant movements in the electronic media and entertainment industry over the pa

12/08/2013 Alister Chapman Prepares For Another IBC
DoP Alister Chapman is certainly no stranger to broadcast shows. As he prepares to fly off to Amsterdam for this year's IBC, Alister took the time to tell RFV about his past experiences and this ye

12/08/2013 Axon Bring Master Control SynMC To Broadcast & Cable
Axon Digital Design will arrive at this year's Broadcast & Cable intending to highlight "the importance (of) developing its business operations in the Latin American region." The company will be show