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PESA Xstream Delivers Multi-Path IP Streaming at CCW

Huntsville, Alabama – PESA, a leading U.S.-based custom design and manufacturing company for professional audio and video signal distribution, will demonstrate its new PESA Xstream multi-path IP streaming appliance at Content & Communications World (Booth 718) on Nov. 13-14, 2013, at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. The company will also showcase its […]

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Ideal for bar, club, restaurant and retail lighting, the MiniMe is an effects lighting luminaire with the addition of full video output. This small, neat, fast moving fixture is LED driven with a 20,000hour lifetime lightsource. Colours, gobos and beam shapes are all digitally generated by the on-board micro media server. Custom artwork, still photographs […]

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XL Video Get Their Game On for NBA Pre-Season Meet in Manchester

Each year, before the start of the official NBA season, a selection of friendly pre-season games are played. This year, ahead of the season opener on 29th October, 8 international games have been held in Europe, Asia and South America. XL Video, working for event producer, STS Touring Productions, supplied LED screens for the Oklahoma […]

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World's largest storage system

Think you’ve seen BIG storage. Probably not anything as large as this SpectraLogic T-Finity monster robotic tape library Brad on Broadcast read more

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In Conversation: David Cronenberg’s D.P. Peter Suschitzky

Peter Suschitzky has photographed films for John Boorman, Ken Russell and most notably David Cronenberg, but the 72-year-old d.p. still prepares each film with the written word. “It begins with a careful reading of the screenplay,” he says in a polite English accent over the phone from London, “trying to get a feel for, subconsciously, what’s in that script.” Suschitzky ...

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FOR-A to Participate at Upcoming New England Broadcast and Cable Expo

Cypress, CA – FOR-A Corporation of America will be on hand at the 5th annual New England Broadcast and Cable Expo, being held November 7th at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA. Exhibiting in booth #307, FOR-A will display some of its newest and most popular solutions, including theHVS-XT110 and HVS-390HS video switchers and MV-1620HS […]

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This extraordinarily creepy horror short built around a killer robot’s emotional crisis earned a feature-film deal with MGM for writer-director Rob McLellan. ARRI Alexa cinematography is by Kate Reid.

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Beyond: stunning motion capture by Vicon for Quantic Dream

Quantic Dream investment in additional 28 Vicon T160 cameras enables outstanding facial capture realism for new video game, Beyond: Two Souls Oxford, 08 October, 2013 Vicon, the motion capture technology specialists for the entertainment, defence, life science and engineering industries, announced today that its T-Series motion capture system was used on the hotly anticipated video […]

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How Free Birds Took Flight at Reel FX

Reel FX has always been about storytelling. Founded in 1993 with a focus on commercials and short-form projects, the company has been pushing toward longform narratives ever since. Now, with the impending release this weekend of the first full-length Reel … more »

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MAXON Showcases CINEMA 4D Toolset at Leading Animation, VFX and Game Industry Events

During the month of November MAXON, the leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions, will be participating at industry events in North America that offer artists and developers opportunities to learn about its powerful 3D software solutions — CINEMA 4D, CINEWARE and BodyPaint 3D — revered for spectacular image quality and […]

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Myers Announces the Rollout of ProTrack v6.07

ENHANCEMENTS AND NEW FEATURES OFFERED FOR BOTH RADIO & TV EDITIONS Northampton, MA – Myers – the highly respected developer of broadcast traffic, business, and content management software – today announced the immediate availability of v6.07, a significant upgrade to ProTrack, the company’s flagship software suite. Built on a more powerful SQL database management engine, […]

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8th Annual HPA Awards Announce Presenters

Limited Tickets Available for Gala Evening Honoring Excellence in Post (Los Angeles, CA) Hollywood Post Alliance(r) – the trade association for the post production community – has announced a stellar industry lineup of presenters for the HPA Awards next week. The event will unfold at The Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA, on November […]

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Sherpas Cinemas Brings “Into the Mind” World Tour to Los Angeles

Latest feature from Canadian filmmakers, repped in the U.S. by Accomplice Media, is also scheduled to screen in Tokyo, Paris, Munich, Moscow, Vienna and other cities around the globe. Los Angeles— Into the Mind, Sherpas Cinema’s new film about an anonymous skier’s attempt to climb and ski the ultimate mountain, will screen twice in the […]

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Following the Legacy’s Lead: Barbara Kopple on Running From Crazy

The name Hemingway carries a many numbered associations, “charmed” and “gifted” not least among them. But from the inside looking out, a far less sensationalized view slides into focus. Likening her namesake to Kennedy, Mariel Hemingway’s preferential description of her lineage can be summed up as “the other American family that had this horrible curse.” A curse — of suicide, ...

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Blackmagic Design Announces UltraStudio 4K with Thunderboltâ„¢ 2 Technology

Fremont, CA, USA – October 31, 2013 – Blackmagic Design today announced a new model of UltraStudio 4K, the world’s first video solution to include super fast Thunderbolt 2 technology. The new UltraStudio 4K replaces the previous model and is available now from Blackmagic Design resellers worldwide for only US$995.   The award winning UltraStudio […]

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The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing® and the UK’s Association of Professional Recording Services Held “The Mix” at 135th AES Convention

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (October 30, 2013) — On Friday, October 18, 2013, during the 135th AES Convention in New York City, The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing® and the UK’s Association of Professional Recording Services (APRS) held an event titled “The Mix” at Jungle City Studios on West 27 St. in New York. The […]

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