Broadcast News Archive for September, 2016
22/09/2016 Dejero's LIVE+ EnGo Transmitters Helped Catch The Runner
Dejero has announced that its mobile transmitters for live broadcast were used extensively for the production of The Runner – a groundbreaking reality competition series that played out over the cours

22/09/2016 Mark Aitken To Present Keynote Session Of 2016 IEEE Broadcast Symposium
Mark Aitken, vice president of advanced technology for Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG), will present during a luncheon keynote session of the 2016 IEEE Broadcast Symposium on Thursday, 13 Oct. Title

22/09/2016 OptiTrack Announces New Director Of Marketing
OptiTrack has announced the appointment of Rick Banks as its new Director of Marketing. With more than 17 years of marketing and brand management experience, Banks will spearhead brand efforts and the

22/09/2016 Sky News Wins International Emmy
Sky News has won an International Emmy for its coverage of the migration crisis. The prestigious award was presented to Sky News during a ceremony in New York recognising News and Current Affairs.

22/09/2016 TSL Brings New Ambisonic Control To New Chicago Sound Library
Broadcast equipment manufacturer, TSL Products, has announced that Pro Sound Effects' newly released sound library, Chicago Ambisonics used its SoundField microphone to help them capture the city's am

21/09/2016 £1.5m Film Studio Opens In Manchester
A new £1.5 million facility – The Foundry Film Studios – has opened in Manchester. The purposely-built 8,000 sq ft venue is located adjacent to MediaCityUK, and has been designed for the creation

21/09/2016 Dan Stark Selects Autoscript's WinPlus Software
Autoscript has revealed that its WinPlus Newsroom Prompting software has been chosen by Dan Stark, Chief Engineer of NBC station KTVH Helena, as part of the studio's infrastructure. Stark, who too

21/09/2016 Green Screen Software Gets Upgrade
FXHOME has announced an upgrade to its green screen photography software, PhotoKey 8 Pro. The technology is designed for studio, creative and event photographers looking to improve the quality of

21/09/2016 Harmonic Receives IABM Design & Innovation Award
At IBC2016, Harmonic received the IABM Award for Design & Innovation for its VOS 360 cloud media processing service. The service –

21/09/2016 PlayBox Technology Secures 17,000th Channel Delivery
PlayBox Technology has announced that its delivery of television playout and branding channels now exceeds 17,000. "We celebrated our 15,000th delivery two years ago and have since been averaging

21/09/2016 The Crewing Company Delivers Career Workshop
Members of The Crewing Company have co-delivered a career development workshop alongside TV and media industry expert Terry Smith. The workshop was part of the MAMA Youth Project in East London, w

21/09/2016 Timeline Provides OB Facilities For Rugby Tonight
Timeline TV has provided studio and 4K UHD OB truck facilities for BT Sport's new season of Rugby Tonight. The show is the UK's first regular studio-based UHD programme. The live rugby magazine sh

21/09/2016 TSL Products Brings VoIP Monitor To Broadcast India 2016
TSL Products has announced that it is to showcase its video over IP audio monitors at Broadcast India 2016, Stand B2010. The PAM-IP range is designed to monitor audio directly from an IP stream wi

21/09/2016 VER Introduces UK Lighting Hub
VER has announced it has expanded its lighting division with the establishment of a full-support lighting department in the company's London branch. In addition, David March has been appointed as

20/09/2016 50 Million Views And Counting...
Lunar Animation, in co-operation with Outfit7 Limited, has released a new cinematic trailer to accompany their latest game,

20/09/2016 Axon Launches 'Connecting OB' Forum
Axon Digital Design has announced the launch of 'Connecting OB'. This is an online forum for those involved in outside broadcast to discuss the challenges of control and monitoring, and to share b

20/09/2016 GoPro Launches New Drone
GoPro has introduced a new line of HERO5 cameras to its range, as well as a new drone – Karma. Appearing at an event in California on Monday, GoPro Founder and CEO, Nicholas Woodman, unveiled the

20/09/2016 IABM Teams Up With Connected Media Europe
IABM has unveiled details of its partnership with Connected Media Europe. Connected Media Europe is placed within the main BVE 2017 event and aims to demonstrate and discuss IP-focused technologie

20/09/2016 IMT Introduces microLITE At WFX Expo 2016
Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT) is to demonstrate its RF Central 58microLite HD System to the house of worship market at the WFX Expo 2016. The 58microLite HD Mini Kit is suited for house

20/09/2016 Keynote Speaker Announced For 2016 IEEE Broadcast Symposium
The IEEE Broadcast Technology Society (BTS) has announced that John Clark will present the keynote address at the 2016 IEEE Broadcast Symposium. Mr Clark is Executive Director of PILOT for NAB. Th

20/09/2016 LiveIP Studio Wins IBC2016 Innovation Award
The VRT-EBU LiveIP Studio Project has won the IBC 2016 Innovation Award for Content Creation at this year's show. The studio is a multi-vendor live production system based fully on IP and IT technolog

20/09/2016 Loco Announces New Appointment
Loco has announced the appointment of Dave Waldman to its team. Waldman is an award-winning director and motion graphics editor. His roster includes work for Cadbury, Channel 4, Nissan, Nike, and

20/09/2016 Rotolight Celebrates Cinec Award Win
Rotolight has scooped the Lighting Engineering award at this year's Cinec show. The company was recognised for its Anova Pro. Rotolight's Anova Pro received the award for its ability to deliver ve

19/09/2016 Animal Welfare Filming Federation Issues Guidelines
The Animal Welfare Filming Federation (AWFF) has a selection of guidelines which must be adhered to when filming with animals. When using animal suppliers within the film industry, you need to ensure

19/09/2016 Bridge Technologies' RDW Recognised
Bridge Technologies' Remote Data Wall (RDW) solution was 'Highly Commended' in the 'Best Monitoring or Network Management Solution' category of the CSI Awards, at this year's IBC Show. Remote Data