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Christie Donates 4K Series Projector To USC School of Cinematic Arts!

From the leader of broadcast news and up to date press releases, Broadcast Beat brings you the latest in industry information! Christie’s Donation to the USC School of Cinematic Arts Launches ...

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Canon’s Latest Powershot Camera!

From the leader of broadcast news and up to date press releases, Broadcast Beat brings you the latest in industry information!   LATEST POWERSHOT CAMERAS DELIVER SUPER-ZOOM REACH AND CREATIVE...

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CCW SATCON Keynote Speaker Announced @CCWExpo

John Landgraf Chief Executive Officer, FX Networks and FX Productions John Landgraf serves as Chief Executive Officer of FX Networks and FX Productions. As CEO, Landgraf oversees all aspects of...

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Crispin Corporation – Broadcast Automation Solutions

Since 1997, Crispin Corporation, helmed by founder Alan DeVaney, has serviced the broadcast automation industry. Seeing the need for simplified systems and quality software that didn’t strain the...

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Broadcast Beat Awards Coming to @IBCShow !

Always bringing you the absolute best and latest in studio industry news and information, www.broadcastbeat.com has announced that the Broadcast Beat Awards is coming to the 2014 IBC Show in...

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Blackmagic Design: Free Camera 1.9 Software Update!

From the leader of broadcast news and up to date press releases, Broadcast Beat brings you the latest in industry information! Blackmagic Design announces new “heads up display” for Blackmagic...

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IABM Is Growing! Membership Surges in 2014

 From the leader of broadcast news and up to date press releases, Broadcast Beat brings you the latest in industry information! IABM sees unprecedented growth in new members in 2014  Global...

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TVU Networks Delivering Live Coverage to the South Korean National Elections!

From the leader of broadcast news and up to date press releases, Broadcast Beat brings you the latest in industry information! More Than 30 Broadcast Networks Rely Upon TVUPack Mobile Cellular ENG...

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The Evolution of IMAX

Since the creation of the cinematic medium, a multitude of attempts have been made to make the spectacle even grander; some of these attempts were successful, such as adding sound and color; and many...

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Knowing the knowns and predicting the unknowns for sustaining your broadcast business

When businesses develop their future strategy, one hopes they do so fully equipped with the facts from market potential, to availability of staff and raw materials and the anticipated impact on the...

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Professor Brian Cox OBE to keynote at #IBCShow in Amsterdam

IBC, one of the largest global gatherings of the world’s electronic media and entertainment industry, today announced that Professor Brian Cox, the world-renowned physicist and multiple...

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The New Era: Studio Robotics and You!

Robotic camera technology for the studio has certainly started to make it’s mark in the world of production and broadcasting. The continued drop of cost and advancements in the reliability of...

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Closed Captioning: History and New Laws

Closed Captioning (or “CC” as it’s widely known) is a useful idea that took a surprisingly long time to come about.  The passage of two acts in the early 90’s marked the legal ‘birth’ of...

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Varicam 35 & Varicam HS: Panasonic’s Two-fer

2014 has been very noteworthy for Panasonic, so far; they released not one, but two awesome new cameras - the VariCam 35, and the VariCam HS.  The VariCam 35 includes a state of the art Super 35mm...

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Blackmagic Design Announces: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera for US$495!

From the leader of broadcast news and up to date press releases, Broadcast Beat brings you the latest in industry information! Fremont, CA – July 16, 2014 - Blackmagic Design today announced...

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Semi-Studios: Mobile Production Vehicles or Magical Mystery Machines?

You know you’ve seen’em – the super-large semis with full production studios inside them… And although they come in standard van sizes (that your local affiliates have),...

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BEST PRACTICE: Asset Management in Broadcast and Post Production

The better Digital Asset Management products keep all sorts of things in check. They organize everything into a single interface and keep track of clips, project files, scripts (as in copy!) and some...

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ATG Danmon celebrates a highly successful year in supplying file-based workflow solutions*

Letchworth, Hertfordshire, UK, July 16, 2014: ATG Danmon has been awarded the prestigious Partner Excellence Award from AmberFin in recognition of an outstanding year for sales and promotion of...

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DoD Extends JITC Certification to Include PESA Video Distribution System (VDS) Product Upgrades

 From the leader of broadcast news and up to date press releases, Broadcast Beat brings you the latest in industry information!  Huntsville, Alabama – July 14, 2014 – PESA, a...

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A Streaming Broadcast Camera: The JVC 800 Series Jumps to the Cloud #IBCShow

The JVC Professional Products Company is turning heads with it’s new 800 series professional HD camera line released this past March and will be showcased at IBC 2014. This innovative concept...

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Miller Camera Support, LLC Battles Whitewater Rapids In Browns Canyon With Grit & Thistle Film Company

Miller Camera Support, LLC Battles Whitewater Rapids In Browns Canyon With Grit & Thistle Film Company

Compass 20 Tripod System Assists Film Company in Shooting Veterans Expeditions Documentary BUENA VISTA, COLORADO, JULY 29, 2014—When Grit & Thistle Film Company went on a wild adventure,...
The Technology Academy | DVB1-0914 – Fundamentals of Digital Terrestrial TV – From Studio to Receiver

The Technology Academy | DVB1-0914 – Fundamentals of Digital Terrestrial TV – From Studio to Receiver

Do you work in broadcast engineering? Check out our new course covering the broadcast chain from studio to receiver http://t.co/vVYE5Or7mP Source: www.thetechnologyacademy.com See on Scoop.it –...
Road 2 NAB Show: Season 1 Episode 7

Road 2 NAB Show: Season 1 Episode 7

In the season finale of Road 2 NAB Show get a fun wrap up of the trip, hear about the most challenging aspects of filming on the road, and laugh a little at … Source: www.youtube.com See on...
Omniscreen enterprise video signage launch kicks goals at InfoComm 2014

Omniscreen enterprise video signage launch kicks goals at InfoComm 2014

Omniscreen enterprise video signage launch kicks goals at InfoComm 2014. InfoComm 2014, attracted over 37,000 audiovisual professionals at this year’s Las Vegas event in June. Source:...
InfoComm 2014: Testing 4K Sources and Displays

InfoComm 2014: Testing 4K Sources and Displays

In the DM® Lab demonstration, Kevin Iselli of Crestron teaches attendees see how even 4K sources and display devices from respected manufacturers don’t alway… Source: www.youtube.com...
‘The Bachelorette’ Co-DP Andre Martinez Lights on Location with Zylight F8 LED Fresnel

‘The Bachelorette’ Co-DP Andre Martinez Lights on Location with Zylight F8 LED Fresnel

LOS ANGELES  – It never fails. There you are, waiting to shoot a gondola scene in Venice, Italy, but the gondolier is unable to dock at your predetermined – at pre-lit – location. What do you...
Cable Upfront Showing $500M Spending Decline

Cable Upfront Showing $500M Spending Decline

Cable Upfront Showing $500M Spending Decline Broadcasting & Cable (blog) Sources pointed to ESPN, with its expanding set of sports rights, and AMC Networks, which is adding original programming...
Sports Media – Project Manager, Broadcast Engineering (Los Angeles, US)

Sports Media – Project Manager, Broadcast Engineering (Los Angeles, US)

Broadcast Engineering Job with WorkInSports located in Los Angeles, US.Fox Network Engineering & Operations (NE&O) is looking for a Project Manager, Broadcast Engineering to… (New Job:...
FCC Okays Modified Sinclair-Allbritton Deal

FCC Okays Modified Sinclair-Allbritton Deal

The FCC late yesterday approved Sinclair Broadcast Group’s $985 million purchase of eight ABC affiliates in seven markets from Allbritton Communications, saying it was satisfied with…...
Broadcast Engineering Technician job – Prince George’s Community College – Largo, MD

Broadcast Engineering Technician job – Prince George’s Community College – Largo, MD

July 26, 2014 – Broadcast Engineering Technician – Job Vacancy Announcement /b br br b Position Information /b br br Position Title br Broadcast Engineering Technician br br Position...
HPA Slates Hollywood Symposium Leading into SMPTE

HPA Slates Hollywood Symposium Leading into SMPTE

In the first event to grow out of the previously announced partnership between the Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) and SMPTE, the HPA will host the SMPTE 2014 Symposium, a day-long event to be held...
SMPTE to Give IBC Attendees a Taste of Technology’s Future …

SMPTE to Give IBC Attendees a Taste of Technology’s Future …

SMPTE members will lead a variety of sessions during the IBC2014 exhibition to be held in Amsterdam in September, including “Laser Projectors Part 1: Seeing is Believing” and “Laser...
Growing TMD Appoints Strategic New Hires at US Operation

Growing TMD Appoints Strategic New Hires at US Operation

TransMedia Dynamics (TMD), the leading provider of media asset management systems for digital and physical assets, has appointed two new strategic hires in its US operation in response to customer...
Leader to demonstrate new PHABRIX TAG with PAL M and N …

Leader to demonstrate new PHABRIX TAG with PAL M and N …

Fullerton, California, USA, July 15, 2014: Leader Instruments will display and demonstrate the latest additions to the PHABRIX range of test and measurement products on stand A06 at SET Expo in...
Praise Network Upgrades Two FM Stations with GatesAir Transmitters

Praise Network Upgrades Two FM Stations with GatesAir Transmitters

“We lost two full-power transmitters in succession from another supplier, with no spare parts available,” said Alex McKenzie, technical engineer at Praise Network. … Source:...
Calrec Products @IBC2014

Calrec Products @IBC2014

Calrec Products at IBC2014     Summa Audio Console At IBC2014 Calrec will showcase its new Summa audio console. The Summa console is designed for broadcast professionals who need a straightforward...
Viaccess-Orca Tracks Illegal Streaming During Major Football Event

Viaccess-Orca Tracks Illegal Streaming During Major Football Event

PARIS — July 25, 2014 – Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and enhancement of content services, has released a series of reports that provide detailed information about...