Broadcast News Archive for October, 2016
10/10/2016 AKA Design Furnishes New ENVY Advertising Facility
AKA Design has designed, built and installed all technical furniture in ENVY's latest building in Mortimer Street, London, which opened in early September. The building – approximately 12,000 sq.

10/10/2016 APRS Pays Tribute To Adrian Kerridge
The APRS has said it is saddened by the loss of Adrian Kerridge. He was a past APRS Chairman and sat on the board for many years. Malcom Atkin, Chairman of the APRS Fellows Academy, said: "Adrian

10/10/2016 GTC Celebrates Student Success
The work of the UK's best graduate film makers was celebrated at this year's Bill Vinten GTC University Awards. The awards, which are now in their fourth year, gives judges the chance to see some

10/10/2016 Kino Flo Debuts 360° Color On LEDs
Kino Flo Lighting Systems unveiled its new color swatch offerings for Select and Diva-Lite LEDs at Camera Image. A new firmware upgrade adds a vast palette of colors to its LED line of portable so

10/10/2016 Potential London Film Studio Planned
It has been revealed that plans are underway to build a new film studio in Dagenham. If it goes ahead, it could be the capital's largest film studio. Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London, has joined Film L

10/10/2016 Riedel Welcomes Successful IBC2016
At the IBC2016 show, Riedel's innovative real-time networks for video, audio, data, and communications were showcased in a variety of ways. The company's products are deployed under the most deman

10/10/2016 RTV-7 Choose PlayBox Technology Solution
A playout solution from PlayBox Technology has been chosen by the television RTV-7 as part of an infrastructure upgrade. The solution centres on an AirBox Neo compact 3U channel-in-a-box server with T

07/10/2016 'Amazingly Quick' TV Eye Demo At IBC
"Impressive" and "amazingly quick" were typical IBC visitors' comments when they saw the compact hand held A+V TV Eye unit put through its paces on the Murraypro stand. TV Eye powered

07/10/2016 ARRI Unveils Four New Master Grips
Expanding its range of ECS (Electronic Control System) accessories, ARRI announces four new Master Grip handgrips, which offer unprecedented fingertip control of ARRI and third-party cameras and lense

07/10/2016 Broadcast Solutions Delivers Customised OB Van
Broadcast Solutions GmbH has delivered an OB van and a supporting van to O2 Czech Republic for its coverage of the Czech premier football league. Alongside system integrator Elektronika a.s., Broa

07/10/2016 DS.Emotion Appoints Video Producer
DS.Emotion has announced the appointment of James Kennedy as its new lead video producer. He will be based at the company's Manchester studio and be responsible for the production of video content

07/10/2016 Framestore Launches VFX Apprenticeship
Framestore has launched an industry-wide VFX Apprenticeship scheme. A total of 10 apprentices have been placed in Junior 2D and Assistant Technical Director roles throughout the London VFX industr

07/10/2016 IBC2016: A Transfixing Transformation
Six days – Conference and Exhibition. Over 55,000 attendees. More than 1,800 exhibitors. 15 Halls. Miles of walking... and a whole lot of technology on offer. The theme for the IBC2016 Conference

07/10/2016 Profanity Delay For Wembley Cup 2016
Time Delay TV supplied the profanity delay equipment to Hoi Polloi – Untraditional Content Makers for The Wembley Cup 2016, which involved streaming live to over a quarter of a million people on YouTu

06/10/2016 Axon To Appear At Broadcast India
Axon Digital Design has announced that it will demonstrate its SynView solution in Asia for the first time at Broadcast India later this month, 20 – 22 October. The SynView modular multiviewer is

06/10/2016 Core SWX Now Shipping Hypercore SLIM HC8
Core SWX is now shipping the Hypercore SLIM HC8 – the latest addition to the Hypercore SLIM series of battery packs. The HC8 is capable of handling high-draw loads, making them suitable for UAV, h

06/10/2016 Dante Certification Program Available Online
Audinate has announced that Level 1 of its Dante Certification program is now available online. The course gives customers the opportunity to become certified at any time, and at any place, withou

06/10/2016 Film Expo South To Return
Film Expo South is to return for a second year, it has been announced. The UK exhibition, which has been described as the "go-to event for networking, informing and stimulating everyone into anoth

06/10/2016 IABM UK Council Event Announced
IABM has unveiled details of an IABM UK Council event to take place at Pinewood, UK, later this month. The event follows the impact made by the joint IABM/AIMS IP interoperability zone at IBC2016

06/10/2016 Investment Boost For Bottle Yard Studios
The Bottle Yard Studios has announced that it is to receive an investment of £692,000 from Bristol City Council. The funding boost will pay for improvements to the site, including new roofs, productio

06/10/2016 RED Digital Cinema Heads To Wildscreen Film Festival
RED Digital Cinema has announced that it will exhibit at the Wildscreen Film Festival, 10 – 14 October. Taking place in Bristol, UK, visitors to the event will be able to see RED's DSMC2 cameras o

06/10/2016 SMPTE Elects Officers & Governors for 2017–2018
SMPTE has announced the election of new officers and governors for the 2017–2018 term. In addition, Matthew Goldman, Senior vice president of Technology, TV and Media at Ericsson, will become the new

06/10/2016 UK Steadicam Gold Workshop Confirmed
Tiffen International is to host a Steadicam Gold Workshop in Windsor, Berkshire, from Sunday 20 November, 2016. The Gold Workshop is a five-and-a-half day event for students, from raw beginners to

05/10/2016 albert Publishes Latest Sustainability Production Certification Programme
Bafta's albert has unveiled the latest edition of its sustainability production certification programme, enabling a greater number of productions to use the tools. The new certification process ai

05/10/2016 BT Sport Selects Yospace Solution
BT Sport has selected Yospace's solution to monetise live channels across its online platforms. The Yospace platform allows ad breaks in BT Sport's live streams to be replaced when viewed online,