Broadcast News Archive for March, 2017
03/03/2017 Call For Proposals For HPA Tech Retreat UK
Proposals are now open for the main programme of the HPA Tech Retreat UK 2017, which returns to the Heythrop Park Resort, Oxfordshire, from 11-13 July. The HPA Tech Retreat UK will feature a Super

03/03/2017 Do We Trust Our EVF?
Recent experiences have led me to question the qualities camera operators and Directors of Photography (DoPs) expect from EVF, viewfinders and monocular loupes. Having owned and operated Panasonic cam

03/03/2017 Four New Members Join AIMS
Four new members have joined the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS), it has been announced. Juniper Networks has joined as a full member, while Atos, Encompass Digital Media, and sonoVTS have

03/03/2017 New Genelec Monitors Shown At BVE 2017
Genelec has demonstrated its 8430A Audio-over-IP (AoIP) monitor at BVE 2017. Making their BVE debut was the company's selection of room-adapting Smart Active Monitors, including the 8340 and 8350 mode

03/03/2017 New SRC From DirectOut At BVE
MADI specialist DirectOut presented MADI.9648, a new sample rate converter, on the Aspen Media stand F30 at BVE. MADI.9648 is especially suited for environments requiring bidirectional low latency

03/03/2017 PAG To Launch New Travel Charger
PAG has announced that it is to launch a new travel charger for its PAGlink Gold Mount System of linking batteries at NAB 2017, booth C9518. The PAGlink Micro Charger is a compact travel charger f

03/03/2017 Ross Video Unveils The New VR100
At BVE 2017, Ross Video launched the new VR100 – a Pan/Tilt head suitable for virtual set and augmented reality applications. Based on the original VR1 design, the VR100's encoding technology make

03/03/2017 RTS Presents New ROAMEO System
RTS has presented its new ROAMEO system, a wireless intercom system based on the license-free DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications) standard with a protected frequency band. Providin

03/03/2017 Scotland's STV Upgrades With Avid
Scotland's STV has selected a next-generation graphics solution from the Avid Studio Suite, enhancing its production processes by utilising additional tools on the integrated Avid MediaCentral Platfor

02/03/2017 Elstree Studios Renews Partnership With BBC Studioworks
Elstree Studios has announced the continuation of its highly successful partnership with BBC Studioworks. Elstree Studios providing stages converted for Television and BBC Studioworks providing st

02/03/2017 Miller Camera Support Showcases arrowFX At NAB 2017
Miller Camera Support has announced it will start shipping its new range of arrowFX Fluid Heads during NAB 2017. The series, including the arrowFX 3, arrowFX 5 and arrowFX 7, is an extension of Mi

02/03/2017 RSI Reveals New Super Slow Motion Van
Swiss Broadcaster Radio Radiotelevisione Svizzera (RSI) has announced its new Super Slow Motion Van, delivered by Broadcast Solutions GmbH. As part of an ongoing modernization process towards HD t

02/03/2017 Shure Expands Wireless System Integration With Yamaha Consoles
Shure has announced expanded integration between its Axient, QLXD, and ULXD wireless microphone systems and Yamaha CL and QL series mixing consoles. With Yamaha's firmware version 4.1, sound engin

02/03/2017 SmallHD Premieres Brightest HDR Monitors With LEMO Power
SmallHD has announced the introduction of a new 5-inch and 7-inch UltraBright monitors with breakthrough viewing in full sunlight. They are designed to fill a variety of needs from a gimbal operat

02/03/2017 VariCam 35 Sheds Light On BBC's Moorside
The VariCam 35 has taken centre stage on the popular BBC One docu-drama The Moorside, the most successful debut of a drama for the Corporation in 15 years. Set on Dewsbury's Moorside estate, the s

02/03/2017 Winners Of Television Journalism Awards 2017 Announced
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the winners of the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2017, which seek to recognise creative and excellent journalism by organisations whose broadcasts a

01/03/2017 Bexel Introduces Clarity 800 Camera For Live Production
Bexel Global Broadcast Solutions has unveiled the Bexel Clarity 800 camera, the world's first miniature, high-frame-rate (HFR) point-of view camera for live production. Building on its unrivaled e

01/03/2017 DPA Microphones & For The Record Live Celebrate Scorsese
When For The Record Live made its triumphant return to Beverly Hills in the all-new production, Scorsese: American Crime Requiem at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Sound Designer

01/03/2017 KWVA-FM Refreshes With Lawo
The University of Oregon's KWVA-FM in Eugene, Oregon has completed the construction of brand-new broadcasting facilities using consoles and routing infrastructure from Lawo. KWVA's studio rebuildin

01/03/2017 Primestream Showcases Integration Between Xchange 5.5 And Aspera FASP
Primestream have announced a demonstration of an enhanced level of integration between its Xchange Suite software platform for Dynamic Media Management and Aspera's FASP accelerated file-transfer tech

01/03/2017 Riedel Provide Comms For Indian Premier League 2017
ZOOM Communications, India's foremost provider of outside broadcasting (OB) production services and facilities, has chosen Riedel Communications' Artist digital matrix intercom system as its communica

01/03/2017 SymplyPRO Sets The Benchmark For Integrated Workflow
Symply, Inc., a global provider of high-performance digital storage solutions, today announced the launch of SymplyPRO, a "Symply better collaborative storage workspace". SymplyPRO features field-

01/03/2017 Wohler Technologies Debuts iAM-VIDEO-2-MPEG
HHB have announced that BVE 2017 will mark the UK debut of Wohler Technologies' new iAM-VIDEO-2-MPEG. Part of the iAMTM Series, and showing for the first time in the UK on the HHB Communications s