Broadcast News Archive for July, 2015
16/07/2015 Pixel Power Looks To The Future
Pixel Power, supplier of broadcast graphics and automation solutions, has announced that it will reveal a new software-defined playout solution at IBC2015. Aimed firmly at the future, it is design

16/07/2015 StormHD Incorporates Forscene Into Workflow
StormHD has incorporated Forscene into its broadcast post-production workflow after a number of clients requested the professional video editing software be made available on their projects. StormHD h

15/07/2015 Access Bookings Opens New Office
Access Bookings has announced the opening of a new office in Cardiff, expanding the company's specialist film and TV offering. It it one of a number of onsite suppliers at the recently-opened Pine

15/07/2015 Anton/Bauer, Holdan Announce Partnership
Anton/Bauer has announced a new product distribution agreement with Holdan Limited that will cover the UK and several other European countries. The manufacturer's range of batteries, ballasts, bracket

15/07/2015 ARRI Reveals New Accessories For Canon Cameras
ARRI has introduced a number of new Pro Camera Accessories (PCA), designed specifically for Canon's latest Cinema EOS cameras. The releases include a new cine plate for film set environments, an a

15/07/2015 Aurora Lighting Lights Up Leeds Castle
Now in its 37th year, the Leeds Castle Concerts are considered the premier event of its kind in the Kent Summer calendar; this year's show proved no exception with over 12,000 visitors taking to the l

15/07/2015 Cooke Optics To Present At SMPTE 2015
Cooke Optics is to present its growing Anamorphic/i range to the SMPTE 2015 Conference & Exhibition taking place at Moore Park, Fox Studios in Sydney, 14 to 17 July. Cooke will demonstrate its new

15/07/2015 Piksel Hires Senior VP Commerical, Americas
Piksel has announced the appointment of Jared Timmins as Senior Vice President Commercial, Americas. Jared will work closely with media and entertainment clients in North America who are focused on bu

15/07/2015 Riedel Unveils IBC 2015 Line-Up
Riedel has announced a range of products it will showcase at IBC2015. The line-up includes: MediorNet MicroN MicroN is an 80G media distribution network device for Riedel's MediorNet l

15/07/2015 ViBE EM4000 Deployed By CANAL+ Group
Thomson Video Networks has announced that the CANAL+ Group has deployed its ViBE EM4000 HD/SD encoder to power the migration of its entire CANALSAT satellite offering to an all-HD delivery infrastruct

14/07/2015 ChyronHego To Showcase Workflow Solutions
ChyronHego will showcase its BlueNet end-to-end graphics workflow, including solutions for enhancing offline graphics production and creating graphics anywhere and at any time using file-based video i

14/07/2015 DPA Microphones Assist With FIFA Women's World Cup Coverage
The FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, presented by Fox Sports, drew to a close last weekend, with a total of 26.7 million viewers tuning into the month-long tournament. For studio coverage, the n

14/07/2015 Geordie Tarren Selects Miller Air Tripod System
As a videographer covering the World Surf League (WSL), Geordie Tarren has documented heart-stopping aquatic action. In order to capture the challenging imagery of the competitions, Tarren relies on h

14/07/2015 New Partnership For Rotolight
Rotolight has announced a new strategic partnership with fashion product photographers, StyleShoots, with the launch of StyleShoots Vertical and Horizontal. Based in Haarlem, Netherlands, StyleSho

14/07/2015 RTS Unveils Young Technologist Award Winner 2015
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the winner of the annual RTS Young Technologist Award. The award is presented in memory of A.M. Beresford-Cooke. Michael Colyer, Special Cameras En

14/07/2015 Tektronix To Demo IP Video Technology At IBC
Tektronix will demonstrate its portfolio of solutions for ensuring picture and sound quality at IBC 2015, September 11 – 15 (stand 10.D41). The company will have demonstrations of its IP Video tec

14/07/2015 Vislink Selected By Broadcast RF For British Open
Vislink, in conjunction with Broadcast RF, has announced its transmission and receive infrastructure is being used for the second consecutive year to deliver course-wide coverage of the 144th Open Gol

10/07/2015 Bluebell Opticom Unveil New Products
Bluebell Opticom will introduce a number of new products at IBC2015, including the BN385 stand-alone remote robotic camera interface with dual ethernet ports. The BN385 features two 3G-SDI paths f

10/07/2015 IABM Appoints New Chair Of Board
IABM has announced the newly elected board members to lead the association with the appointment of James Gilbert, founder and joint managing director, Pixel Power, as IABM Chair. Elected every two

10/07/2015 Matrox Monarch HDX Now Available
Matrox Video has announced its new Matrox Monarch HDX dual-channel H.264 encoding appliance is now available. It is priced at $1,995 US (€1,995, £1,395) not including local taxes and delivery. It

10/07/2015 Nevion To Feature At IBC 2015
Nevion is to demonstrate how broadcasters can make the switch from traditional baseband to in-studio IP broadcasting at IBC 2015, stand 1.B71. Broadcasters can use Nevion's switches and gateways

10/07/2015 Perfect For A Modern Family
The amazing 'Invisity' virtually invisible in-ear monitor-prompter manufactured by Phonak Communications Switzerland, and distributed via Raycom in the UK, has become a firm favourite of presenters wi

10/07/2015 Success Aplenty For BroadcastAsia 2015
Returning to the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, from 2 – 5 June, BroadcastAsia 2015 opened its doors to more than 600 exhibitors from 46 countries, where cutting-edge technologies and the latest trends

10/07/2015 Technical Desking: Avid S6 Studio Furniture
Technical Desking have just installed the third of their Avid S6 custom desk frames at Wave London. In total, eight of our Avid S6 steel frames will be installed at Wave, along with custom integrat

09/07/2015 Calrec Brings New Products To IBC2015
At IBC2015, Calrec will debut two compact aluminium expansion units, its new Fieldbox I/O range and H2Hub switch point, that can be used to expand and distribute a Hydra2 network. The new Fieldbox