Broadcast News Archive for June, 2016
06/06/2016 albert Extends Sustainability Training
Bafta albert has announced it is to extend its sustainability training to the entire industry, aiming to reach more than 600 TV professionals by the end of 2016. The one-day course, which has alre

06/06/2016 Colorfront Unveils Express Dailies 2016 System
Colorfront is to debut its new Express Dailies 2016 system for UHD and HDR image processing in on-set dailies workflows at Cine Gear Expo 2016. The solution enables on-set dailies processing of th

06/06/2016 Elstree Studios To Build New Facility
Planning permission has been granted for Elstree Studios to build a new facility. Hertsmere Borough Council unanimously agreed to approve the plans for a new studio on the four-acre site located a

06/06/2016 EvertzAV Announces Support For Dante
EvertzAV has announced support for Dante audio networking as an option for its MMA10G-HUB In-Room AV Switch. An in-room audio and video switcher, the MMA10G-HUB leverages Evertz MMA-10G Network Ba

06/06/2016 Flying TV Goes 6K On Helicopters & Drones
Since 2003 Flying TV has led the way in producing high quality, sensibly-priced aerial imagery for the television market. From our inception by broadcaster Mike Smith, we've led through innovation

06/06/2016 Gearhouse Completes Britain's Got Talent Project
Gearhouse Broadcast has completed work on ITV talent show Britain's Got Talent for the 10th consecutive year. Working alongside Robert Edwards, the show's sound director, Gearhouse is responsible

06/06/2016 Give Your Camera The Support It Requires
Having invested a small fortune on a new camera and lenses it's important to provide your set-up with the support it requires to bring your productions to life. With a world of options available l

06/06/2016 History Kept Alive Thanks To ITV Sport Archive
The ITV Sport Archive features multi award-winning coverage and commentary from the world's most famous and celebrated sporting moments. With a diverse collection of sports spanning over 50 years,

06/06/2016 Z3 Technology Launches 4K UHD Encoder
Z3 Technology has launched the ZEUS HE4K-R4, which features four independent systems each supporting H.264 encoding in resolutions up to 4K Ultra HD. The system is configurable through any easy-to-use

03/06/2016 Christy Media Solutions At The Media Production Show
Christy Media Solutions is exhibiting at the inaugural Media Production Show on 9 & 10 June (Stand 204). Held at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London, the show's focus is on the service

03/06/2016 Focusing On The Future Of UK Broadcasting
In many ways this is a perfect time for a cameraman or camerawoman to be in UK broadcasting, says Keith Massey, Chairman, Guild of Television Cameramen (GTC). The quality of television production

03/06/2016 NAB Welcomed 4K, VR and The Cloud...
...But It Was IP That Stole The Show. BFV Editor Jacqueline Purse reports back from this year's NAB Show 2016. At the time of writing, preliminary figures from the National Association o

03/06/2016 PlayBox Technology Announces Support For Live Production IP Workflows
PlayBox Technology Limited announces a major extension to the capabilities of its ProductionAirBox Neo multichannel playout server. Central to this development is the integration of support for the

03/06/2016 Sitcom Heaven At Elstree Studios
Sitcom Heaven – Saturday 25 June 2016 at Elstree Studios: Come and celebrate some of the Best of British big screen hit sitcoms at the home to many of the great cinema versions of small screen c

03/06/2016 Vidcheck Adds To Sales Team
Vidcheck has made a number of new appointments to its sales team to meet increasing demand in Europe and North America for the company's applications. Joseph Newcombe joined Vidcheck two years ago

03/06/2016 VITEC Solution Chosen By Sacramento Kings
VITEC's IPTV Venue Solution has been selected by the Sacramento Kings for its new arena, Golden 1 Center. The EZ TV IPTV Venue Solution will enable the team to provide HD video with ultra-low late

02/06/2016 Adder Confirms InfoComm 2016 Lineup
Adder Technology will showcase new products for the Pro-AV industry at InfoComm 2016, 8 – 10 June, Las Vegas Convention Centre. Included in the company's line-up will be the recent additions to th

02/06/2016 Augmented Reality Tech Deployed For PSA Finals Coverage
Broadcast graphics company MOOV has utilised virtual placement and graphics technology to deliver the Professional Squash Association (PSA) Dubai World Series Finals 2016 to audiences. Covering the to

02/06/2016 Elemental Technologies Expands 4K Services
Elemental Technologies has announced it is providing the platform for new 4K Ultra HD, OTT and direct-to-home (DTH) services in South Korea. Two telco providers, KT and SK Broadband, have both lau

02/06/2016 Focus On The Future For Cameramen
To get an idea of the future for cameramen & women you need to look to the past, writes Sean Russell, Freelance Lighting Cameraman. Art and artists have constantly been inventing and perfecting techni

02/06/2016 IABM Strengthens European Presence
The IABM has appointed Fernando Lopez Cisneros as Director, Europe. The newly-created position will strengthen the organisation's presence in the market. Over the past year, the IABM has also esta

02/06/2016 Industry Experts For Media Production Show
The Media Production Show has confirmed the line-up of industry experts who will be speaking at this year's event. The MPS takes place at the Business Design Centre, Islington, London, on 9 and 10 Jun

02/06/2016 Lawo Selected For Sky Germany SNG Fleet
Lawo has announced it is to supply seven of its mc²36 live broadcast audio mixing consoles to Sky Germany's new SNG fleet. The fleet will be used in sports news HD and live sports production. Each

02/06/2016 NUGEN Audio To Feature At AES Paris
NUGEN Audio has confirmed it will demonstrate its latest solutions at the 140th AES Convention in Paris. The innovations include MasterCheck; a plug-in that enables producers to create musi

02/06/2016 Zipline Creative Launch Kickstarter Campaign
Zipline Creative has launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring comedy Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience to DVD. The production company is behind the award-winning television show and producers Rhys and Na