Broadcast News Archive for January, 2017
13/01/2017 New Partnership For Litepanels & Anton/Bauer
Litepanels and Anton/Bauer have teamed up to release a new runtime chart to help users determine their power needs. The Anton/Bauer runtime chart enables users to look up how long their Litepanels

13/01/2017 Riedel's MediorNet As A Decentralized Router
Video routers are the beating heart of any modern production infrastructure, and there are almost as many options for deploying them as there are router manufacturers, says Lars Höhmann, Product Manag

13/01/2017 Tom Lookabaugh Joins Harmonic Board Of Directors
Harmonic has announced the appointment of Tom Lookabaugh to the company's board of directors. Dr Lookabaugh, 55, is currently president of Thomas Lookabaugh Associates, a consultancy serving the t

12/01/2017 Animation & Motion Design To Bring Your Project Alive
Add quality 2D & 3D animation to any broadcast or commercial project. Full Rotation is a small Animation studio with big buzz. They offer a wide range of engaging 2D or 3D Animation and Motion

12/01/2017 Barnfind Introduces New Web Interface
Barnfind Technologies has introduced a new web interface for its BarnOne series. The interface adds new functionalities and updates, including a signal redundancy switch, improved access levels for lo

12/01/2017 Flying TV To Exhibit At BSC Expo 2017
Flying TV has fast become one of the most respected stabilised aerial filming providers in the UK. With more than 14 years experience shooting stunning images for the Film and Television industry,

12/01/2017 Ravensbourne Alumni Receive British Academy Film Awards Nomination
A film by two Ravensbourne alumni, Charlotte Regan and Jack Hannon, has been nominated for Best British Short Film at the British Academy Film Awards, a ceremony ran by BAFTA. The graduates' film

12/01/2017 SMPTE – The Next Century
The past year has been significant for the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), as we have celebrated our 100th anniversary and a century of leadership in motion-imaging standar

12/01/2017 Video Clarity Launches ClearView Player IP
Video Clarity has unveiled ClearView Player IP; a high-capacity server with playlist functions for automatically playing and recording uncompressed video using new IP-related video transport standards

12/01/2017 VMI Announce Details Of New Products Day
VMI has announced that its bi-annual New Products Day will take place on Wednesday, 01 February, 2017. This year, the free event will showcase the latest kit, including the RED EPIC-W and RED PLUS

11/01/2017 BFI Announces Specialist Training Programme
The BFI National Archive has announced a new three-day specialist training programme, Archive Futures, to take place in March 2017. The event is being supported by The programm

11/01/2017 Halo Post Production Selects Pixit Storage
Halo Post Production has installed PixStor software-defined storage from Pixit Media at its London facility. Powered by Netapp E series storage, the system was implemented and installed by ERA. The in

11/01/2017 RED HELIUM Sensor Earns DxOMark Rating
RED Digital Cinema's new HELIUM sensor has earned a 108 point DxOMark sensor score, it has been announced. The rating from DxO Labs is determined by a panel of imaging experts who use a systematic tes

11/01/2017 Squarewheels Adds To Fleet
Squarewheels is proud to announce it has recently added to its fleet. In the last few months we have added two new Location Buses to our fleet. The vehicles come with Air Conditioning for the summ

11/01/2017 UHD Upgrade For Anglia Ruskin University
A project to upgrade Anglia Ruskin University's SD television studio and gallery to HD – with a provision for a future move to 4K – has been completed. Megahertz was appointed systems integrator to pr

11/01/2017 Ulrich Voigt Joins Qvest Media
Qvest Media has announced the appointment of Ulrich Voigt as Head of Design. Mr Voigt will be responsible for promoting the assessment, development and implementation of technological trends and o

11/01/2017 Valve Technology, Have We Really Progressed?
It seems incredible that most of us are routinely accepting performance that we confidently believed had been superseded decades ago! Way back in the dark days of the last century, diddy little el

10/01/2017 2wcom Solution Chosen For FM Network Upgrade
Teracom, the Swedish-based transmission provider, has selected 2wcom's MM01 solution to upgrade its nationwide FM network. For the project, 2wcom delivered more than 500 MM01 AoIP codecs and 120 F

10/01/2017 Cinegy Unveils New Partnership
Cinegy has announced a new partnership with TeleGroup Limited, located in the west Balkans. The agreement will see TeleGroup provide and support Cinegy's products and services in Serbia, Bosnia an

10/01/2017 Home Of Independent Drone Training School Launches New ICARUS Pro Course
Aerial Motion Pictures were the UK's first independent CAA-approved training school. Having trained over 500 candidates per annum, they are the authority in UAV training; dedicated to the evolution of

10/01/2017 Looking Back On Inter BEE 2016
There's certainly no shortage of trade shows for film and video production, but Inter BEE, Tokyo is an experience like no other, admits Rod Aaron Gammons, MD, Rotolight. Held over three days at th

10/01/2017 OCTICA Welcomes BB&S
BB&S & Octica Professional are pleased to announce a new partnership that will see Octica take over the exclusive distribution of BB&S products in the UK & Ireland from January 2017. This new partn

10/01/2017 RTW Announces Firmware Update
RTW has released new firmware for its TouchMonitor TM7 and TM9 series. With version 6.0, the TM7/TM9 TouchMonitors offer up to four parallel instances of its stereo vectorscope, allowing simultane

10/01/2017 Russ Robertson Joins Deluxe
Russ Robertson is to rejoin Deluxe as SVP of Sales, Encore, New York, it has been announced. The appointment of Robertson will help meet the increasing demand for the company's TV post services in the

09/01/2017 Call For Entries For RTS Scotland Awards 2017
Entries for the Royal Television Society (RTS) Scotland Awards 2017 is now open. The awards cover all forms of production in Scotland. For 2017, a number of changes have been made to the judging c