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Shine Like Platinum – the IP3 Enterprise-Class Router

Are you In need of an enterprise-class, IP-ready router? Look no further – because Imagine Communications has you covered! A miracle for leading broadcasters and production facilities alike, the...

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Space (Black)magic! Interstellar!

It’s a bird… It’s a plane… It’s the HAYABUSA II! Last December, JAXA (the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency) launched its second mission in the Hayabusa line from the Yoshinobu launch...

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An afternoon at the 68th Cannes Film Festival – stars, gender and shoes?

Cannes, a city of contrasts from expensive villas to small apartments, from fishing boats to luxury yachts and from shopping in the many exclusive boutiques and shops to the beautiful unspoiled views...

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Enthlevel – A Game Show for the 21st Century

Karim Miteff, and his producing partner James Bethea are on the verge of revolutionizing the game show — again. Let me explain by describing a program that appeared on your Nickelodeon Cable...

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The New IT Director Versus the Old #Broadcast Engineer

Long ago, from the earliest days of media, it was recognized that there needed to be people who performed the technical workings of the studio. Aside from the inventors and photographers who tinkered...

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Scale-out 4K+ collaborative workflow – it’s here, are you ready? That knock you hear on the door could be opportunity or doom

 “The picture looks great,” uncle Bernie comments while perusing big screens at the appliance store, “but next week they’ll have Super UHD, then this TV is obsolete!” Those comments...

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Audio Networking in TV Production: Why haven’t we been using this before?

IT and broadcast convergence immediately summons visions of video and audio signals moving across the workflow and infrastructure of a TV facility. A quickly escalating number of facilities are...

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The Next Big Thing for Broadcasters: Hybrid Vehicles?

As the news industry evolves, local stations have to compete with online content, specialized apps, national media, and in some cases, larger stations in neighboring regions. In parallel, the costs...

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The business case for media asset management

You could argue that, so far, there have been two stages of commercial justification for asset management systems in broadcasting. First, it was a necessary evil: if broadcasters, production...

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Demystifying the cloud for broadcast

One of the biggest challenges facing broadcasters today is the unrelenting pressure to create more and better content with fewer resources, and to get it on air—or online—faster. This is...

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Ikan – You Can!

Ikan really pulled-out all the stops for the 2015 NAB Show. This year’s show entrants breathed new life into the already impressive Ikan product lines.   So, what’s new? You might be inclined...

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It’s Better with Barco – Like the E2 Presentation System

When you need the ultimate presentation control, look no further than Barco and its E2 Presentation System. The scalable and modular system architecture delivers 12 bits/color (36 bits/pixel) with...

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Saving Your Audio from the Cutting Room Floor

Audio is usually the last piece to be finished in a typical production. As such, audio editors, sound designers, and mixers tend to get the short straw when it comes to time and budgets. If there is...

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Q&A with Paul Babb, President/CEO of MAXON US

Q: Tell us how you got involved in the animation industry and how has this shaped your view on promoting 3D tools to the creative community? PB: While attending graduate school at UCLA, I freelanced...

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Plura Monitors – See it to Believe it!

Plura Broadcast has made a name for itself in cutting-edge monitors. Monitors aren’t all they do however; a glance at their NAB booth #N2718 at the Las Vegas NAB show would have dispelled all...

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FM Radio to get the Ax in Norway

It’s official – Norway’s Ministry of Culture has announced that FM radio will no longer be available in Norway by 2017. In a country that only offers five FM stations, Digital Audio...

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SMPTE Offers First Glimpse of “Moving Images” Documentary During the NAB Show’s Technology Summit on Cinema

In 2016 the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) will celebrate its centennial. This anniversary represents one momentous milestone for industry as, over the past century, the...

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The Truth about True Peak Limiting for Audio

The True Peak measurement is now part of the delivery specification of legislation such as the CALM Act, which has brought audio front and center in the spotlight of the video world, but what does...

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APPly your iPad to editing with CTRL + Console!

CTRL + Console was co-founded by Jeff Chow. Mr. Chow set out to create a new breed of software that would allow creativity to flow more freely – by eliminating the need for users to continually...

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Three Trends That Could Disrupt Your Workflow in 2015

In the fast-paced entertainment industry, the technology for both creating and consuming content can shift sharply and quickly. Making the right technology choices, at the right time, with well-timed...

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Tiffen International celebrates delivery of the first Steadicam M-1 rig

Tiffen International celebrates delivery of the first Steadicam M-1 rig

Tiffen International press release For immediate release Tiffen International celebrates delivery of the first Steadicam M-1 rig Accompanying images show 1: Steadicam inventor Garrett Brown in the UK...
Broadcast Pix Demonstrates Portable Production System, New ‘Show Transfer’ Software Utility at InfoComm 2015

Broadcast Pix Demonstrates Portable Production System, New ‘Show Transfer’ Software Utility at InfoComm 2015

Billerica, Massachusetts – Broadcast Pix™ will demonstrate its new Roadie portable integrated production switcher, as well as new software upgrades that include a “Show Transfer” utility and...
JVC 4KCAM Cameras Make Cine Gear Expo Debut

JVC 4KCAM Cameras Make Cine Gear Expo Debut

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will showcase its new 4KCAM product line next week for the first time at 2015 Cine Gear Expo Los Angeles (Booth S222),...
OConnor Introduces New 2560 Ultimate Fluid Head

OConnor Introduces New 2560 Ultimate Fluid Head

Venerable Brand Unveils Lightweight Support Crafted Specifically for Digital Cinema Cameras    BURBANK, Calif. (May 27, 2015) – OConnor, a Vitec Group brand and premier provider of fluid...
DPA Microphones Keeps Pace with Dancing With the Stars

DPA Microphones Keeps Pace with Dancing With the Stars

  DPA Microphones Keeps Pace with Dancing With the Stars Company’s d:screet™4060 and d:dictate™ 4017B mics capture behind-the-scenes audio   LOS ANGELES, MAY 27, 2015 – Capturing...
Australia’s Nine Network Transforms Promo Review with Aframe

Australia’s Nine Network Transforms Promo Review with Aframe

Aframe announced today that by implementing its cloud-based video collaboration platform, Australia’s Nine Network has transformed the review and approval process for hundreds of promos daily,...
Director Stephen Pearson Brings Comedy Advertising Skills to Accomplice Media

Director Stephen Pearson Brings Comedy Advertising Skills to Accomplice Media

Los Angeles— Accomplice Media has signed director Stephen Pearson for exclusive representation in the United States. A one-time advertising agency creative, Pearson has built a strong portfolio as...
Hula Post Production Teams with Editor Craig Alpert for Universal Pictures and Gold Circle Entertainment’s “Pitch Perfect 2”

Hula Post Production Teams with Editor Craig Alpert for Universal Pictures and Gold Circle Entertainment’s “Pitch Perfect 2”

Supplies editorial systems to Alpert and his crew in Louisiana and California. HOLLYWOOD—Hula Post Production provided editorial systems and support to editor Craig Alpert and his crew for Pitch...
Zylight Showcases Expanded F8 LED Fresnel Product Line at Cine Gear Expo 2015

Zylight Showcases Expanded F8 LED Fresnel Product Line at Cine Gear Expo 2015

LOS ANGELES – Zylight, a leading manufacturer of innovative LED lighting solutions, will demonstrate its F8 LED Fresnel product line, including the new F8-200, at 2015 Cine Gear Expo Los Angeles,...
FUJINON Cabrio, PL 4K+ Cine-Style Lenses and Versatile, New HD Zoom Take the Stage at Cine Gear Expo 2015

FUJINON Cabrio, PL 4K+ Cine-Style Lenses and Versatile, New HD Zoom Take the Stage at Cine Gear Expo 2015

Wayne, N.J. – The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM North America will showcase its range of Cabrio PL cine/ENG-Style lenses, Premier PL 4K+ cine lenses, and the HA18x5.5 HD zoom at the annual...
AJA Launches “Summer of Savings” Promotion for CION and Select Ki Pro Products

AJA Launches “Summer of Savings” Promotion for CION and Select Ki Pro Products

Amazing New Pricing for the CION Production Camera, Ki Pro Quad, Ki Pro Mini and Ki Pro Recorders Grass Valley, CA (May 26, 2015) — AJA Video Systems today launched the “Summer of Savings”...
Orad to Showcase New Broadcast Graphics and Video Server Solutions at Broadcast Asia 2015

Orad to Showcase New Broadcast Graphics and Video Server Solutions at Broadcast Asia 2015

Booth 5A5-17 May 26, 2015 — Orad today announced its product lineup for the Broadcast Asia event held in Singapore on the 2-5 June, 2015. Headlining the Orad product lineup at Broadcast Asia...
Review of MyVD, fastest and best youtube downloader

Review of MyVD, fastest and best youtube downloader

REVIEWED: Fastest & Best YouTube Downloader MyVD: Check out the high end video H.265 video downloads Publish your own video review and get a full refund of your purchase*. Limited time offer...
Apple wants local channels to be part of TV service

Apple wants local channels to be part of TV service

This is a trending article reposted from Peter Kafka (Twitter: @pkafka) and Dawn Chmielewski (Twitter: @DawnC331) of Re/code:  You can view the story...
Automated content packaging by Pixel Power for BroadcastAsia 2015

Automated content packaging by Pixel Power for BroadcastAsia 2015

Pixel Power will be bringing automated content packaging to the Asian marketplace at this year’s BroadcastAsia. Enabling the delivery of better branded content, better graphics quality and better...
Shine Like Platinum – the IP3 Enterprise-Class Router

Shine Like Platinum – the IP3 Enterprise-Class Router

Are you In need of an enterprise-class, IP-ready router? Look no further – because Imagine Communications has you covered! A miracle for leading broadcasters and production facilities alike, the...
Space (Black)magic! Interstellar!

Space (Black)magic! Interstellar!

It’s a bird… It’s a plane… It’s the HAYABUSA II! Last December, JAXA (the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency) launched its second mission in the Hayabusa line from the Yoshinobu launch...
Creative Technology Expands Store of Riedel Communications Gear

Creative Technology Expands Store of Riedel Communications Gear

WUPPERTAL, Germany — May 21, 2015 — Creative Technology (CT), one of the world’s leading suppliers of A/V equipment, has expanded its supply of Riedel Communications’...
SMPTE Members Make an Impact at CinemaCon 2015

SMPTE Members Make an Impact at CinemaCon 2015

Society Members Speak to Key Questions in Digital Cinema and Earn Recognition for Contributions to Motion Picture Industry WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — May 20, 2015 — The Society of Motion...
Vodafone Spain and Valencia Football Club Complete Successful Trial of 4G LTE Broadcast Distribution Using Thomson Video Networks’ ViBE VS7000

Vodafone Spain and Valencia Football Club Complete Successful Trial of 4G LTE Broadcast Distribution Using Thomson Video Networks’ ViBE VS7000

eMBMS-Ready ViBE VS7000 Provides Encoding Platform to Distribute Unprecedented Five Simultaneous HD Channels to Valencia CF Fans RENNES, France — May 22, 2015 — Thomson Video Networks...
Bringing a Future-Proof IP Migration Strategy to U.S. Customers: Barnfind Americas at InfoComm 2015

Bringing a Future-Proof IP Migration Strategy to U.S. Customers: Barnfind Americas at InfoComm 2015

InfoComm 2015 Barnfind Americas Booth 5264 June 13-19 At InfoComm 2015, Barnfind Americas will showcase its family of transport solutions designed to streamline and simplify IP operations in the...
Diablo Digital’s 128-Track Recording Solution for Fleetwood Mac Tour Features Sonnet Echo Express III-R and RackMac mini

Diablo Digital’s 128-Track Recording Solution for Fleetwood Mac Tour Features Sonnet Echo Express III-R and RackMac mini

End User Clair Global Relies on Avid Pro Tools/Sonnet Recording Workflow for Reliable and Flexible Recording of Fleetwood Mac’s “On With the Show” Tour IRVINE, Calif. — May...
Distinguished SUNY Professor Develops Forscene Professional Certification Program

Distinguished SUNY Professor Develops Forscene Professional Certification Program

LONDON — May 21, 2015 — Forbidden, makers of the market-leading Forscene professional video editing software, is teaming up with Steve Keeler, distinguished service professor at State...
AXON On Show At Expo Cine Video Television 2015

AXON On Show At Expo Cine Video Television 2015

At Expo Cine Video Television 2015 (Mexico City, 16-19 June), broadcast infrastructure specialist Axon Digital Design will demonstrate its large product portfolio through its channel partners...
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