Broadcast News Archive for June, 2017
14/06/2017 EditShare, Object Matrix Announce Partnership
EditShare has announced a new partnership with Object Matrix. The agreement will see EditShare Flow, a PAM solution, integrate with Object Matrix's MatrixStore digital governance solutions. It wil

14/06/2017 Introducing The Revolutionary Mini Eclipse
The long awaited and eagerly anticipated arrival of the new, state-of-the-art, mini Eclipse has finally happened. Wholly owned by Marzano Films and based in the UK at the Cinemoves Europe facility – P

14/06/2017 Tally Technologies Introduce TallyTec Pro
Tally Technologies has introduced the TallyTec Pro – a tally light and timecode transmission system designed for the professional live production market. The system continuously updates live and p

14/06/2017 Telegenic Goes Decentralized With Riedel To Deliver U.S. Golf Action
With its main office in the U.K. and a new U.S. office in Atlanta, outside broadcast (OB) company Telegenic has three decades of experience in providing high-quality service for productions of all siz

14/06/2017 The Importance Of Waveform Monitoring In HDR Production
Regardless of whether they are working with HD or 4K, one of the dawning realities to many embarking on their first HDR production is the need for appropriate HDR waveform monitoring at every stage in

14/06/2017 Thunderbolt 3: Optimising Speed, Performance And Power
With laptops and desktops continually evolving, PC manufacturers face many on-going challenges, from I/O ports that no longer fit into sleek, slimline notebooks, to the headache of ever demanding data

13/06/2017 Do Events Like The Media Production Show Still Make Sense?
In the UK we are fortunate to be blessed (not everyone agrees!) with a number of post and production focused events, both large and small throughout the year, as well as easy access to Europe's larges

13/06/2017 ES Broadcast Hire Adds To Operations
ES Broadcast Hire has announced the addition of a new office in Madrid, as well as the appointment of two regional business development staff. The new premises in Madrid, Spain, brings the company

13/06/2017 Main Programme For 2017 HPA Tech Retreat UK Announced
The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) has released the main programme for the 2017 HPA Tech Retreat UK. This year's event takes place at Heythrop Park, Oxfordshire, from 11 – 13 July. Main

13/06/2017 NAB Las Vegas Reflections
For us at ATG Danmon the annual NAB spring conference and exhibition are always useful for person-to-person networking, seeking out the latest new products and sensing which way the wind is blowing in

13/06/2017 New Price Point For Atomos Shogun Studio
Atomos have confirmed a new price point for their Shogun Studio rack-mounted, two-channel 4K/HD recorder and playback desk with dual 7" IPS monitors. Reduced to $2,495 (US), the unit is suitable f

13/06/2017 Panasonic EVA1 Makes UK Debut
Panasonic's AU-EVA1 35mm cinema camera is making its UK debut at the Media Production Show 2017, Stand 416. The camera contains a 5.7K Super 35mm-sized sensor for capturing cinematic images. By st

13/06/2017 PWS Unveils New Equipment At InfoComm 2017
Professional Wireless Systems (PWS) is to introduce its new equipment and rental packages at InfoComm 2017, Booth 6881, 14 – 15 June. On display will be new antennas for the difficult-to-navigate

13/06/2017 Steve Hewlett Memorial Fund Launches
The Steve Hewlett Memorial Fund, established in memory of the broadcaster who died earlier this year, has been launched. The fund is backed by an appeal organised by the Media Society and the Roya

13/06/2017 Traffic Jams And How To Avoid Them
Fresh back from NAB 2017 in Las Vegas, it is apparent how the massive increase in road traffic from four lanes to twelve lanes along the Strip since the 90s is matched by a parallel increase in broadc

12/06/2017 Artel Video Systems To Demo 4K/UHD Solutions
Artel Video Systems has announced that a number of its solutions and products will be on display at a number of upcoming industry shows. The company's InfinityLink IP and fiber-based solutions, pl

12/06/2017 Drones: The Future Of Aerial Filming
As gear has become smaller, lighter and more sophisticated, aerial filming no longer has to involve expensive helicopters and static cranes. Aerial shots for Film and TV are impressive, however, w

12/06/2017 Eric Cooney Joins SAM
Eric Cooney has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of Snell Advanced Media (SAM). In his new role, Cooney will be responsible for continuing to drive the growth and developmen

12/06/2017 Fiilex: A Fresh Outlook On LED
A growth in freelance owner-operators – fuelled initially by the DSLR revolution – has seen the need for cost-effective lighting sources increase considerably. This shift, together with a raft of

12/06/2017 Four Things Every Creative Pro Should Consider For Production Insurance
Spotting a film crew in action can be exciting and intriguing for the general public. But behind the perceived glitz and glamour, experts in the broadcast industry know that managing a production thro

12/06/2017 Graduate Film Shortlisted For TV Awards
A film made by graduates of the University of Wolverhampton's Video and Film Production course has been shortlisted at this year's RTS Student Television Awards. Steve George and Ryan Sibanda dire

12/06/2017 Qvest Media Opens New Hub
Qvest Media has announced that it is to open a new central hub for Northern Europe in Copenhagen, led by manager Peter Thomsen. The company will also establish its new Managed Technology business

12/06/2017 The Media Production Show Returns
Following a successful inaugural event in 2016, The Media Production Show is set to return to London for the second consecutive year – albeit in a new venue. This time around, the two-day show – 13 an

12/06/2017 Timeline TV Delivers For Love Island
Timeline Television is providing inter site connectivity and RF facilities for the new series of Love Island for ITV. Production of the reality TV show, which returned to ITV2 last week, is a chal

09/06/2017 'New' Spigot Dual Lighting Power By Hawkwoods
The new range of 16mm Spigot Lighting adaptors from Hawkwoods are now available. Hawkwoods are now offering their next exciting product range, which has been designed to support the lighting indus