Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
11/06/2019

Ross Video Helps NTU Achieve Its Technical Goals

News Image
Located in the lush city-state of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is the island republic's second oldest public autonomous university, with 33,500 students and 10,000 staff.

The in-house media production team works on a diverse range of events across the academic year, from concerts and seminars to symposia and graduation ceremonies. With a packed calendar of commitments and the desire to improve overall production values, Mr. Leonard H. Sim, Technical Producer at NTU, turned to Ross Video's Singapore office for guidance and support.

"We have a large auditorium and regularly work on multi-camera productions so are constantly looking at new equipment for our facility, in order to keep-up with the best standards and to ensure our production values meet the expectations of our audience," said Mr. Sim. "We wanted to improve the look of our content and also make our productions easier to run and more efficient, so we talked with Ross."

That discussion led to the purchase of a Carbonite 2ME production switcher, XPression graphics package and the Furio SE robotic camera motion system. "We really liked the idea of installing the Furio in our auditorium to take our camera operator out of the room – he’s now in the gallery operating the camera by joystick – and to and enable us to get more smooth and dynamic camera shots,"said Mr. Sim. "The Ross team really helped us to work within the structural limitations of the auditorium and gave us excellent support and training along the way."

"Ross has provided us with a cost-effective and highly integrated solution; the combination of the Furio robotic system and XPression graphics has allowed us to combine animations/transitions and real-time information changes with even more creative camera work, helping to make our content more eye-catching and easier to produce than before. Our experience of working with Ross has been highly satisfactory – they haven’t disappointed and we’re already discussing our next upgrade with them!"

Andrew Tan, Ross Video's Director of Sales for APAC, is very proud of the company's association with NTU. "NTU has a very strong regional reputation for excellence and the in-house production team have shown great ambition in the way they tackle productions; we're very happy to be working with them to elevate their content and helping them achieve their creative, business and technical goals."
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

10/09/2018
Ross Video To Advance Live Production With Family Of Solutions
Ross Video is to demonstrate its ability to advance live production with a host of solutions at IBC 2018. The company will have a large presence at th
16/12/2019
TSOC Relies On Video Production Services Delivered By King Communication
Broadcasting cardiology procedures has the potential to save a life by educating medical professionals and students on the latest new technologies and
12/12/2019
TV3 Catalonia Upgrades To HD-HDR Production With Leader LV7300
Catalonia's public broadcaster Catalan Audiovisual Media Corporation (Corporació Catalana de Mitjans Audiovisuals or CCMA) has chosen Leader's LV7300
24/02/2020
New SMPTE Camera Hybris Patchbay From Bittree Now Available
Bittree has announced the immediate availability of its new SMPTE Camera Hybrid Patchbay. Featuring a newly designed SMPTE-style connector, the space-
19/09/2017
Ross Video Is Smart Production
Ross Video is committed to smart production, helping our customers deliver expert broadcasts efficiently and effectively, writes Jennifer Markey, Vice
07/08/2017
Media Links To Sponsor SVG Europe Sports Production Summit
Media Links has confirmed that it is one of this year's sponsors of the Sports Video Group Europe (SVG) Sports Production Summit. The event takes plac
24/07/2017
Splice Becomes albert's First Post-Production Affiliate
Splice has been announced as the first post-production to become an albert Affiliate. Created to support independent production companies move towards
30/06/2017
Lipsync Provides Full Sound And VFX Post-Production Services For Drama
LipSync has announced its role in providing full sound and VFX post-production services for upcoming drama Alone in Berlin. From tomorrow,01 July, the
28/06/2017
ETL Systems Provides RF Equipment For UHD Production Truck
ETL Systems has helped Timeline Television build its first UHD production/uplink truck – designated "RF1" – for use with major UK broadcasters. To mee
21/06/2017
Sony's Hawk-Eye Captures Theatre Production In Technology World-First
Sony Digital Cinema 4K and Hawk-Eye Innovations have announce the first full proof of concept of Hawk-Eye's globally-renowned technology outside the w
20/03/2017
Creative Drive Remains The Beating Heart Of Post Production
We work in an industry where literally "time is money", and while technology and the way we work may have changed over the years, the drive for greate
27/06/2007
Ross Video Offers Support For ParkerVision CameraMan
Ross Video has announced the ParkerVision CameraMan Robotic Camera now has a direct interface with Ross Synergy digital production switchers and OverD
02/12/2019
Footprints In The Sand Leave No Trace – A Brighter Production Future
Last summer my son was enthralled as the sea washed his footprints away, leaving no trace of his shoreline games. If only we could erase some other en
29/11/2019
TV Nova's Content With New Production Tools
Every broadcaster who wishes to be known for their own image and style is obliged to seek the path of in-house production. To exist merely to regurgit
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