Broadcast News Archive for November, 2016
30/11/2016 Avid Adds Support For VENUE | S6L Customers
Avid has announced that its Avid VENUE | S6L console now includes a three-year Avid Advantage Elite Live Support Plan. Both new and existing customers will benefit from the support, effective imme

30/11/2016 MNA Continues Its Work At 141st AES Convention
At the 141st AES Convention in Los Angeles earlier this month, the Media Networking Alliance (MNA) continued to promote the AES67 AoIP interoperability standard. The alliance's presence and activi

30/11/2016 Octopus Newsroom Celebrates 17th Anniversary
Octopus Newsroom has celebrated a successful 17th anniversary. Throughout 2016, highlights for the company includes use of the Octopus Mobile App by broadcast networks covering the summer games in

30/11/2016 PHABRIX Reports Successful Inter BEE
At Inter BEE 2016, PHABRIX established itself as a key provider of UHDTV test and measurement instrumentation for the broadcast manufacturing industry. Over the past year, the company has increase

30/11/2016 Ryan Servant Joins Square Box Systems
Ryan Servant has joined Square Box Systems as vice president of business development in North America. He will report to Dave Clack, CEO of Square Box Systems, and work with JB&A, Square Box Syste

30/11/2016 Studio Technologies Unveils Model 44D Audio Interface
Studio Technologies has unveiled the Model 44D Audio Interface. The Model 44D provides a means of interfacing 2-channels of analog line-level audio to and from applications that use Dante audio-ov

30/11/2016 TSL Systems Delivers Production Facility
TSL Systems has delivered a live production facility for TipTV's new location, based in Victoria, London. The project included a four-camera studio, with audio mixing and the ability to stream live to

29/11/2016 Edison TV Acquires Tightrope Media Systems' Cablecast
As a two-time winner of national awards for excellence in government access television, Edison TV prides itself on making its programming easily available to residents of the Township of Edison, New J

29/11/2016 Filming Begins On US TV Production Shot In Wales
Filming has started at Dragon Studios, Pencoed, on the biggest budget US TV production ever to be shot in Wales. 'Will', a high end drama series based on the early life of William Shakespeare, is t

29/11/2016 First Episode Of 'The Grand Tour' Screened On Amazon Prime
The first episode of 'The Grand Tour', starring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, recently screened on Amazon Prime and is reportedly the streaming site's biggest premiere to date. A

29/11/2016 Framestore Helps Deliver MARS Series
Framestore has teamed up with Imagine Entertainment, RadicalMedia and visionary filmmaker Everardo Gout (Days of Grace) for National Geographic's six-part series MARS, which premiered on the channel e

29/11/2016 RTS Announces Craft & Design Award Winners
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the winners of the RTS Craft & Design Awards 2016 in partnership with Blackmagic Design. The Awards celebrate excellence in broadcast television an

29/11/2016 Sky Deutschland Adopts Jünger Audio's Smart Audio Concept
Sky Deutschland has become the latest broadcaster to adopt Jünger Audio’s Smart Audio concept after specifying the company's D*AP audio processing units for its new sports programming broadcast centre

28/11/2016 Atomos HDR Upgrade
Timed with the recent announcement by YouTube for HDR delivery, Atomos announces a new OS update to further broaden HDR compatibility alongside a limited time discount to make the HDR upgrade easier t

28/11/2016 CNCaPART
Set up recently in London, E10, CNCaPART operate a large bed CNC routing machine. Able to cut/shape material up to 3050mm x 1550mm & with a cutting height of up to 185mm, they are able to take on t

28/11/2016 Illuminating Unspun With Matt Forde
Adding a little neon radiance to edge the politically charged wit of comedian Matt Forde, illumination specialists, LED Creative have been working with Scenic Designer James Dillon to help create the

28/11/2016 New Features For CommunicAsia2017
CommunicAsia and EnterpriseIT 2017 have announced a number of new feature zones in order to address the increasing need for data security and the start-up culture in the region. There will also be a l

28/11/2016 Successful 2016 For PlayBox Technology
PlayBox Technology has reported 2016 its most successful trading year to date, with strong demand for its television channel branding and playout solutions throughout the global broadcast market. D

28/11/2016 UPPM Secures Five Award Wins
Universal Publishing Production Music (UPPM) has secured five awards at the Production Music Awards 2016. It received accolades in the categories Best Dance Track, Best Score, Best Hip Hop/Rap, Be

25/11/2016 Abu Dhabi's LIVE Purchases Five Lawo V__pro8
Abu Dhabi Broadcaster LIVE has purchased five V_pro8 "toolbox" broadcast processors from Lawo for its studios. LIVE provides OB services for Abu Dhabi Media Company, a multi-platform media and enter

25/11/2016 Azimuth's Invest In Baselight For High-End Colour Finishing
Boutique post house Azimuth has installed a Baselight ONE 24TB grading suite with Blackboard 2 control surface to bolster its newly revamped London Soho premises. The installation includes the Baselig

25/11/2016 Blackmagic Design Announces New Video Assist 2.3 Update
Blackmagic Design have announced Video Assist 2.3, a major new update for Blackmagic Video Assist customers that adds 3D LUTs to both models. This update also adds features to the 5" Blackmagic Video

25/11/2016 Head Quarter Relies On R&S CLIPSTER System
Film post-production company Head Quarter has utilised the R&S CLIPSTER mastering system from Rohde & Schwarz for classic playouts. The company uses the system to create digital cinema package and int

25/11/2016 Imagen To Provide Video Archive For World Curling Federation
Imagen has been selected to provide a video archive for the World Curling Federation. With a video tape library dating back some 50 years, in a variety of formats, Imagen will revitalise the conte

25/11/2016 Lighting Channel 4's Stand Up to Cancer
Aurora Lighting have said that they are "extremely proud" to have supported Lighting Director Gurdip Mahal and Gaffer James Tinsley on a brace of shows for Channel 4's Stand Up to Cancer. Filmed in