Broadcast News Archive for November, 2015
16/11/2015 Big Bang Post Production Invests In Vidcheck
Big Bang Post Production has invested in a Vidcheck Vidchecker-post automated quality control solution from ATG Danmon UK. This will be used to ensure that files leaving the facility meet the technica

16/11/2015 Dejero Named To Deloitte Technology Fast 500 List
Dejero has been named to the 2015 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 list of Canada's fastest-growing technology companies. The technology awards programme celebrates leadership, innovation, and excellence i

16/11/2015 Pro Motion Supplies ARRI ALEXA Mini For Music Video
Pro Motion Hire has supplied an ARRI ALEXA Mini camera for the recent shooting of a music video by the band Solomon Grey. The video, Twilight, will be used alongside the HBO/BBC adaption of JK Rowling

16/11/2015 SIXTY Integrates With Vizrt Solutions
SIXTY has announced that its Ease Live interactive graphics solution has been fully integrated with Vizrt's Viz Artist and Viz Trio for online and broadcast graphics applications. Ease Live meets

16/11/2015 The Virtualization Of Post-Production
Productions large and small are saving time and money using Avid’s remote workflow capabilities, writes Charlie Russell, senior segment marketing manager, Avid. Remote workflows vary from producti

16/11/2015 We Hear You. Make Sure They Can, Too.
You can have the best production chain equipment in the world, but if you have overlooked ensuring that your comms and SPGs – both critical components of high quality productions – are just as good, t

16/11/2015 Widening Choices In Broadcast Playout
2015 has proved a landmark year for PlayBox Technology with more than 16,000 playout and branding channels round the world now powered by our range of products, writes Don Ash President, PlayBox Techn

13/11/2015 Anna Valley Adds To Team
Anna Valley has announced it is adding to its AV Integration Division, with the appointment of Nick Shaw. Mr Shaw, who will head the division, has more than 12 years' experience in the professiona

13/11/2015 AVIWEST Unveils NATEXPO 2015 Lineup
AVIWEST has announced its lineup for NATEXPO 2015. Among its products, the company will demonstrate the latest enhancements to its Digital Mobile News Gathering (DMNG) system. Its advanced live vi

13/11/2015 Designing For The Cloud Future
One of the key points about the transition to IP, virtualisation and the cloud is that it is forcing people to re-evaluate the way they regard open systems, writes James Gilbert, CEO, Pixel Power.

13/11/2015 Elstree Studios Celebrate 90 Years
On 22 October, Elstree Studios hosted a special evening for the launch of 'Elstree Studios: A Celebration of Film and Television'. The book – by Morris Bright, Chairman of Elstree Studios, and Pau

13/11/2015 IABM Names Sir Ranulph Fiennes As Keynote Speaker
IABM has announced Sir Ranulph Fiennes as its keynote speaker for the second day of its Annual International Business Conference 2015, which will be held at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Heathrow Hotel,

13/11/2015 Pulse8 Broadcast 'On Stage' At Television Centre
Pulse8 Media & Broadcast will provide outside broadcast facilities and technical production for the BBC's historic return to live broadcast from Television Centre, London this Sunday evening, 15 Novem

13/11/2015 Ravensbourne. Futures In The Making.
We're a university sector college that specialises in digital media and design, with a vocationally focused portfolio of courses. We offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as pre-degree

13/11/2015 RED Digital Cinema To Showcase Range At Inter BEE
RED Digital Cinema will demonstrate its range of products at Inter BEE 2015 later this month, 18 – 20 November. The company will showcase the performance and versatility of the RED DRAGON sensor f

13/11/2015 Shure President Announces Retirement
Santo (Sandy) LaMantia, President and Chief Executive Officer of Shure Incorporated, has announced his retirement. Christine (Chris) Schyvinck, current Executive Vice President of Global Operation

12/11/2015 Aspera Leveraged For I'm A Celeb
John Wastcoat, VP of business development at Aspera discusses how Network Ten, an Australian commercial broadcasting network, needed to move large content packages over the course of three months for

12/11/2015 Avid VENUE | S6L Now Shipping
The Avid VENUE | S6L live sound system is now shipping, the company has announced. The system is powered by Avid Everywhere, and is integrated with Pro Tools. It also functions as the perfect front-en

12/11/2015 Cooke Optics Selected For 'Stratton'
Cooke Optics' Anamorphic/i lenses have been selected by cinematographer Felix Wiedemann to shoot the action thriller movie, Stratton. "The choice to shoot anamorphic was partly for the aspect rati

12/11/2015 IMT Intros 58microLite HD Mini Kit
Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT) has unveiled the RF Central 58microLite HD Mini Kit. The new 58microLite Mini Kit brings its microLite technology to a wider customer base by providing an a

12/11/2015 Last Domain Of Studio Cameras, Pt 1
The biggest excitement on the camera market this year came with the NAB launch of the LDX 86 from Grass Valley and the HDC-4300 from Sony, bringing three-sensor 4K capabilities to sport and live event

12/11/2015 Last Domain Of Studio Cameras, Pt 2
This article is continued from Part 1. JVC has a formidable partnership with Bradley JVC Kenwood's General Manager John Kelly was sure: "The biggest change is the use of robotic type

12/11/2015 Momentum Builds For Media Production Show 2016
The Media Production Show will take place from 9–10 June 2016, at the Business Design Centre, Islington, London, and provide visitors with an innovative and productive overview of the year. Since

12/11/2015 MultiChoice Selects Elemental For VOD Workflows
MultiChoice has deployed Elemental for live streaming and video-on-demand (VOD) delivery of its DStv online service. The service ensures sports and entertainment content is available on smartphones an

12/11/2015 Ncam Demos At Inter BEE 2015
Ncam will demonstrate the capabilities of live augmented reality in broadcast alongside partner company Vitec Videocom at Inter BEE 2015, 18–20 November. Augmented reality places virtual graphics