Broadcast News Archive for June, 2015
25/06/2015 WTS Builds New Eight-Camera HD OB Truck For Video Europe
Broadcast systems integrator and equipment supplier WTS has delivered Video Europe's latest outside broadcast vehicle – OB5, an eight-camera rigid HD truck equipped with Sony HDC-2500 camera channels

24/06/2015 GatesAir Appoints Omnicast As Australian Distribution Channel
GatesAir, a global leader in wireless, over-the-air content delivery solutions for radio and TV broadcasters, has appointed Sydney-based Omnicast as an Australian distribution channel effective immedi

24/06/2015 Ithaki-Group Appoints New Sales Director of Transvideo & Aaton-Digital
After years of business development for Canon in the broadcast and cinema industries, Karine Fouque is joining Ithaki-Group and Jacques Delacoux's team to lead global sales of Transvideo and Aaton Dig

24/06/2015 Richmond Film Services Now Stocking DPA
UK hire company Richmond Film Services has invested in a DPA d:dicate 4041-SP condenser microphone, making it one of only two companies in the UK to own this exceptional product. Designed to work i

24/06/2015 SMPTE UK Section Joins With Mesclado to Offer One-Day Course
The United Kingdom (UK) Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), has announced that it is partnering with Mesclado, a European leader in media workflows and education

24/06/2015 Sound Devices' New 688 Brought To Variety Series
Not long after Sound Devices introduced its groundbreaking new 688 mixer/recorder, veteran sound engineer Daniel S. McCoy, CAS, became one of the first in the industry to deploy it in the field, emplo

24/06/2015 TSL Systems Appoints New CEO
TSL Systems, the leading developer of integrated broadcast systems, today announced that it has appointed Roger Henderson to the role of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Henderson ha

23/06/2015 AJA CION Takes 4K Spotlight at Pacific Producers Group
An appreciation for filmmaking quickly turned into a full-time gig for Shawn Serdar. Channeling a passion for the craft, he took over the reigns at Pacific Producers Group (PPG) in 2007, and the Vanco

23/06/2015 Cine Gear 2015 Hollywood Award-Winners Announced
Cine Gear Expo drew the world’s top motion picture, video and new media community for the unveiling of the latest industry technology and to discuss the latest trends. There were 15,490 attendees from

23/06/2015 D-Smart Chooses Broadpeak Solution To Manage Multiscreen Live Video Consumption
Broadpeak, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies and live and video-on-demand (VOD) servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, hybrid TV, and mobile operators worldwide, today announced

23/06/2015 MTG Brands With Pixel Power
Pixel Power, the innovative supplier of broadcast graphics and workflow solutions, has supplied 20 LogoVision automated graphics and channel branding systems including a number of 3D devices to Modern

23/06/2015 Thomson Video Networks Move To HQ
Thomson Video Networks, a world leader in video compression for the media and TV broadcast industry, today announced that it has relocated its head office to a brand-new 7,000-square-meter building —

22/06/2015 2wcom To Highlight Solution For Audio Via Satellite And IP At SMPTE 2015
2wcom have announced a number of products to be shown at the upcoming SMPTE 2015 show, including in audio via satellite and IP solution, FlexDSR02+/FlexDSR04+. FlexDSR02+ and FlexDSR04+ offer an u

22/06/2015 Datos Announce Distribution Agreement With Panasas
Madrid-based Datos Media Technologies, a provider of products, systems and supporting services for the broadcast and multimedia production market, has announced a distribution agreement with data stor

22/06/2015 Gearhouse Broadcast Launches HD9 Hybrid Supertruck
Worldwide broadcast services specialist, Gearhouse Broadcast, has launched the new HD9 supertruck – the country’s first multi-purpose and hybrid OB truck, offering bespoke broadcast services to its us

22/06/2015 IABM Appoints New Director Of Business Development
IABM has announced the appointment of Darren Whitehead to the position of Director of Business Development at the Association.   With a background in exhibitions and events, Darren has held many sen

22/06/2015 PeeeM Shout – Anonymous Secure One-On-One Chat
PeeeM, a next-generation anonymous and secure messaging platform, today announced that its PeeeM Shout feature has been released for iOS users. PeeeM Shout enables users of the PeeeM app to express th

22/06/2015 Sony PCL Orders System From Quantel
Sony PCL has ordered a Pablo Rio 8K editing, color correction and finishing system from Quantel. The Pablo Rio 8K will be the backbone of Sony PCL's 8K post pipeline when the company launches the w

19/06/2015 albert Launches New Training Course
Independent production companies that form part of – or make content for – the BAFTA albert consortium members, will be able to take part in a new training course to enable them to reduce the carbon f

19/06/2015 Bristol Film Office Shares New Movie Maps
Bristol Film Office has launched a new series of online Movie Maps designed to celebrate the city's reputation for film and TV production, and to allow people to go out and explore the filming hotspot

19/06/2015 K-Tek Unveils New Gizmo Bag
K-Tek has introduced its new Gizmo Bag (KGB) for production professionals who need to carry and organise compact items such as cables, adapters, wireless audio transmitters, batteries, lavaliere acces

19/06/2015 Made With Mischief Intros Mischief 2.1
Made With Mischief has launched Mischief 2.1, which introduces a new way of ideating and collaborating on an infinite canvas. The next generation solution eliminates the boundaries of notebooks or

19/06/2015 N. American Debut For Aurora Multimedia Transceiver
Aurora Multimedia's IPX-TCW3 4K2K IP A/V distribution wall plate has made its North American debut at InfoComm 2015. Built on Aurora Multimedia's IPBaseT™ technology, which brings various IP and A

19/06/2015 Quicklink TX Selected For Skype Transmissions
ČT24 has chosen the Quicklink TX solution in order to broadcast Skype transmissions within the Czech television channels group, Česká televize. ČT24 provides 24-hour news coverage.

19/06/2015 RED Launch Filmmaking Competition
RED Digital Cinema and Surfer Magazine have announced the launch of REDirect Surf 2015. This is the second installment of the REDirect series which is a competition for filmmaking visionaries acro