Broadcast News Archive for October, 2016
21/10/2016 The IET Supports New NFTS Course
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has given its support to a new course run by the National Film and Television School (NFTS). The new Production Technology MA has been launched

20/10/2016 CallMe – Click-and–Connect Internet Codec Service
CallMe Click-and-Connect is a cost-effective internet service that makes it simple for guest contributors – and reporters – to send broadcast audio back to the studio. Anyone with a Smartphone, Ta

20/10/2016 Camera Corps Contributes To Task Brasil Trust
OB technicians, camera riggers, tracking specialists and support crew working on location in Rio de Janeiro with Camera Corps earlier this year have contributed to the Task Brasil Trust. A substantial

20/10/2016 Director Klaus Pedersen Chooses Anton/Bauer
Gaffa Media founder and Creative Director Klaus Pedersen has selected Anton/Bauer's batteries to help deliver his latest project – Story of Becoming – which tells the hidden struggles and triumphs of

20/10/2016 Enhance Your Broadcasting With BES' 4K Patching Equipment
Evolving viewer demands drives technology to respond and Product Manager at BES, Darren Fuller, explains how BES can support professional broadcasters in the dynamic industry. "In recent years bro

20/10/2016 Ireland's Ardmore Studios For Sale
Ardmore Studios, located in Bray, Co Wicklow, Ireland, is for sale. Situated on 18 acres, the studios is the only media hub in Ireland capable of providing production, post-production and support

20/10/2016 The Farm Installs Marquis Broadcast Solution
The Farm, a post-production house, has installed Marquis Broadcast's Workspace Parking solution at its Soho-based facility, it has been announced. Richard Clark, Post Production Support Engineer a

20/10/2016 Timecode Systems' SyncBac PRO Now Shipping
Timecode Systems has announced that its SyncBac PRO solution is now shipping. The wireless, embedded timecode sync solution for GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver cameras was introduced at NAB 2016 in A

20/10/2016 Timeline TV Delivers For Hacienda Classical
Timeline Television has delivered full post-production on two versions of a Hacienda Classical documentary for Channel 4 and Sony. The documentary follows organisers Peter Hook, Mike Pickering and

20/10/2016 Top Facilities From Centrestage Studios
Located in central London, Centrestage Studios offers a range of facilities for those wishing to avail of the studios. Centrestage Studios boasts a 10,000 sq ft (1,000 sq m) very centrally located

20/10/2016 Yellowmoon Invests In New Audio Suite
Northern Ireland-based post-production house Yellowmoon has refurbished its main Dolby theatre, adding the latest audio equipment from Avid. The audio suite is now equipped with an Avid Pro Tools

19/10/2016 50 Million Views And Counting...
In today's world, online video is huge. Video fills our news feeds, gives us something to share with our friends and more and more information is being communicated this way. Over the summer, one p

19/10/2016 BPS & Canon Announce London Irish Open Day
Broadcast & Production Services (BPS) & Canon are proud to announce the London Irish Open Day on Wednesday 26th October, 2016 from 10am to 4pm. The Open Day will be an opportunity for visitors to

19/10/2016 New Owners For Birmingham-Based Studio
Ross Woodhall (commercial action and lifestyle photographer) and Billy Foley (lighting camera operator) have over 20 years' experience working with all the major broadcasters and for many global corpo

19/10/2016 NewTek IP Series Debuts At TwitchCon 2016
NewTek has debuted the NewTek IP Series at TwitchCon 2016. The partnership between the company and Twitch enables the community's gamers to use their NewTek IP Series with the Kappa Theater, TwitchCon

19/10/2016 PHABRIX Stands Out At IBC 2016
PHABRIX reported to have a very successful IBC 2016 with many more visitors to the stand, and many eager to view the latest announcements surrounding the company's new UHDTV test and measurement produ

19/10/2016 Riedel Teams Up With Sofia Express
Riedel Communications has announced a partnership with Sofia Express. Led by Alain Guay, who has spent two decades working to help Cambodia's broadcasters address their technology requirements, th

19/10/2016 Robert Stacy Joins AJA
AJA Video Systems has appointed Robert Stacy as its new Asia Pacific General Manager. He will be based in Tokyo, Japan, and has more than 20 years' experience in the digital video technology business.

19/10/2016 Studio Technologies Unveils Model 362
Studio Technologies has released the Model 362 Listen-Only Beltpack, featuring Dante technology. For use by on-air talent or production personnel, the Model 362 is a 2-channel user device that sup

19/10/2016 Televisión Española Installs SGO's Mistika
SGO's Mistika solution has been selected by Spanish television broadcaster Televisión Española (TVE) to enhance the channels 4K HDR productions. The solution will be used by TVE's post-production

18/10/2016 BCD Audio Launches New Mic Amps
BCD Audio has launched its new microphone amplifiers, the BCD ALT-2R and the BCD ALT-2S. Replacing the series of ALT-1 amps dating from 1993, the ALT-2R is intended for use in voice-over booths, u

18/10/2016 Ikegami Unveils Partnership With WTS Broadcast
Ikegami has announced a partnership with WTS Broadcast. The agreement will see Ikegami's full product range added to WTS' sales portfolio. Dave Cheesman, Sales Manager, WTS Broadcast, said: "We've

18/10/2016 Leader Instruments Heads To SMPTE 2016
Leader Instruments has announced it will highlight its test and measurement solutions at SMPTE 2016, 25 – 27 October, Hollywood. At the event will be an upgrade option for Leader's LV7390 rasteriz

18/10/2016 Martin Anderson Joins Presteigne Broadcast
Presteigne Broadcast Hire has announced that Martin Anderson has been appointed as Chairman of the company, following its recent MBO. Mike Ransome, CEO, Presteigne, said: "Martin possesses the per

18/10/2016 So You Need To Hire A TV Studio?
Great news – your new studio based show has been successfully commissioned, or your client has finally signed off the proposal for a studio based production. But, what next? If you're not lucky enough