Broadcast News Archive for November, 2016
11/11/2016 Sky Deutschland Invest In Avid Solution
Sky Deutschland has invested in Avid's MediaCentral Platform, it has been revealed. The platform, which includes solutions from the Avid Media, Storage and Artist suites, means Sky's news and spor

11/11/2016 Study Announced For Irish Film & TV Sector
Ireland's Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD, has commissioned an economic analysis of the country's screen based creative industries. After a

11/11/2016 What Is The Future For Immersive Audio?
Peter Poers, Managing Director at Jünger Audio, looks at production efforts versus consumer experience. Introduction Along with the evolution of higher resolution in video images, a new w

10/11/2016 Advantage Of Intercom-over-IP For Remote Broadcast
In the remote sports and news broadcast markets, remote connectivity is key, explains Stephen Sandford, Product Manager, Clear-Com. But with only short set-up times and little or no preparation time,

10/11/2016 Archive Without Compromise
Content is king, and smart content owners give it the royal treatment throughout its life cycle, says Janet Lafleur, Product Marketing, Quantum. In media workflows, this means protecting content a

10/11/2016 Best Practice For Avoiding Data Loss
We all know the importance of the data and footage we shoot, either for yourself or for that important client, writes Barry Bassett, VMI, and Grant Woods, LC Technology. Should the unthinkable happ

10/11/2016 Challenge ALEXA Competition To Return
The Challenge ALEXA Competition is to return in 2017, Directors UK has confirmed. ARRI, the maker of the ALEXA, will celebrate its 100th anniversary next year and to mark the occasion, the company

10/11/2016 Making A Noise With Avid Audio Innovations
With increasingly complex soundtracks, higher client expectations, smaller budgets and shorter turnaround times, today's audio professionals need to deliver top-quality results quickly and efficiently

10/11/2016 NTP Technology To Unveil Latest Updates
NTP Technology has announced that it will demonstrate the latest additions to a number of products at two trade shows later this month. The company will highlight enhancements to both its DAD AX32

10/11/2016 Sony Unveils New FS7 II Camcorder
Sony has announced an addition to its FS Series Super 35mm range with the new FS7 II camcorder. Building on the original FS7, the new camcorder features Electronic Variable ND technology, a lever l

09/11/2016 AJA Releases v2.0 Firmware For Ki Pro Ultra
AJA Video Systems has released v2.0 firmware for Ki Pro Ultra. The firmware adds Avid DNxHD support to the portable file-based 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD video recorder and playback device. Available as a f

09/11/2016 APRS Sound Fellowship Academy Pay Tribute To Sir George Martin
The Association of Professional Recording Services (APRS) Sound Fellowship Academy recently celebrated its 10th year by paying tribute to the life of its late President Sir George Martin CBE. The

09/11/2016 Artel Video Systems Unveil New InfinityLink Solution
Artel Video Systems has announced a new InfinityLink solution. The ILC103A 3G/HD/SD-SDI and ASI Transmitter/Receiver is the latest member of the company's InfinityLink platform of broadcast media tran

09/11/2016 Azule Finance Adapt To Market Instability
Equipment prices from one of the leading Broadcast manufacturers have gone up by around 20% in the UK since the Spring. The falling value of sterling is having a significant impact on our industr

09/11/2016 Bright TV Thailand Upgrades With PlayBox Technology
Bright TV has upgraded its playout system to a PlayBox Technology ProductionAirbox Neo, it has been announced. ProductionAirBox Neo is a media manipulation and delivery system with near-zero laten

09/11/2016 New Home For London Film School
The London Film School is to move to a new development, London City Island, it has been revealed. The news follows an announcement last year that the English National Ballet and English National B

09/11/2016 SMPTE 2016 Celebrates The Industry
Almost 2,500 registered attendees participated at this year's landmark SMPTE 2016 which featured 72 presentations and more than 108 exhibitors. The event, which was held on 25 – 27 October, culminated

08/11/2016 Cineo Lighting Heads To New York NAB Show
Cineo Lighting will demonstrate its most recent products at NAB Show New Yrok 2016, 9 – 10 November, Stand 861. On display will be the HSX Color-Tunable Soft Source which features flicker-f

08/11/2016 DigiBroadcast: The Sole UK Distributor Of RedPro
DigiBroadcast are proud to introduce the latest addition to their offering, the sole UK distributors of RedPro. Pioneering designs and clever features, RedPro power packs and batteries have the streng

08/11/2016 Dynamically Optimising The Storage Costs Of News Archives
News archives are inherently frustrating from a business perspective, says Mike Palmer, Vice President, Business Strategy, Masstech. While some content will ultimately prove to be very valuable and im

08/11/2016 Further Award Wins For Trilogy
Trilogy Communications has shared in two more award wins for the VRT-EBU LiveIP Studio Project, it has been revealed. Belgian Broadcaster VRT and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) announced th

08/11/2016 Piksel Adds To Board Of Directors
Piksel has announced the election of John Honeycutt to its Board of Directors. Honeycutt, Chief Technology Officer of Discovery Communications, joined Discovery in 2003 and has held several senior

08/11/2016 SmallHD Announces Firmware Upgrade
SmallHD has announced a free firmware update for its production and studio monitors. The upgrade adds new features to its 13", 17", 24" and 32" production monitors including the HDR displays. Firm

08/11/2016 Using Video To Build Your Brand
So, your organisation is exceptional, with great products and customer service but does your marketing reflect your true value, asks Minamonfilm. The internet and social media is a gift for market

07/11/2016 Altered Images Post Production Roadshows 2016
Altered Images are once again taking their highly successful roadshows to London and Manchester in November and December 2016. They are an ideal opportunity to connect with people and products tha