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The Philippines’ Cignal TV Expands Playout Capabilities with Imagine Communications

  Compact, powerful playout platform adds functionality and resilience; provides stepping stone to IP connectivity in the future   HONG KONG, 22 Aug 2019 – Cignal TV, the leading satellite broadcaster in the Philippines, has expanded its playout capacity using the fully integrated Versio™ modular playout solution from Imagine Communications. Cignal TV broadcasts premium content on both television and radio ...

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Argosy Announces IP Networking and Fibre Infrastructure Wins

Over 350km of digital video and audio cabling, plus SMPTE-2022 fibre equipment, network connectors and rack technology delivered over 18 months   LONG CRENDON UK, 21 August 2019 – Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast cables and infrastructure products, recently provided a selection of IP and fibre-based cabling, networking and rack technology to support dB Broadcast in the IP ...

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Dejero Keeps IRONMAN Australia Connected in Challenging Conditions

  Dejero EnGo mobile transmitter helps IRONMAN Australia’s 2019 production crew overcome difficult terrain, event logistics, and network challenges   Waterloo, Ontario, August 13, 2019 – Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide Emmy® award winning video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, recently provided five HEVC capable EnGo mobile transmitters and a 4-channel WayPoint ...

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FilmLight presents Colour On Stage at IBC2019

  Free programme expanded to two days to provide greater opportunities to see industry leaders in finishing demonstrate their craft   LONDON — 13 August 2019: At this year’s IBC, FilmLight (stand #7.A45) is hosting the free two-day seminar series, Colour On Stage, on 14-15 September 2019. The event provides an opportunity for visitors to participate in live presentations and ...

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Creating movie star looks for HBO’s Big Little Lies

LONDON — 08 August, 2019: The second season of HBO’s runaway hit drama Big Little Lies was completed at Technicolor in Los Angeles. Finishing artist and Vice President of business development Pankaj Bajpai, famed for grading the HBO series Sex in the City, True Detective and Nat Geo’s Genius seasons for both Einstein and Picasso, used Baselight to enhance the ...

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Argosy Supports TTL Video in Infrastructure Upgrades at Newly Promoted UK Premier League Football Clubs

Argosy supply latest audio and video cabling to support live HD and 4K broadcasting from stadia joining the premier league in the 2019/2020 season   LONG CRENDON UK, 07 August 2019 – Argosy, leading international supplier of critical infrastructure products for the broadcast, media and AV industries, has teamed with broadcast engineering and sports stadia facility specialists, TTL Video, to ...

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Legendary colourist Yvan Lucas reunites with Quentin Tarantino for ‘Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood’

  LONDON — 5 August 2019: The latest movie written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood, took the 2019 Cannes Film Festival by storm. The film visits late 60’s Los Angeles with colour and vitality realised by cinematographer Robert Richardson. To create the distinctive vintage look of the period, Yvan Lucas, a veteran DI colourist ...

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Saudi Arabia’s first production facility incorporates Baselight

  LONDON — 31 July 2019: Following the lifting of a 35-year ban on cinema in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Nebras Films has established the first full facility production and post service, based in Riyadh. As part of a complete offering, the post house includes a Baselight TWO grading suite with the latest v5 software, equipped with a Blackboard ...

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Argosy Underlines Single Trusted Source Status at IBC2019

  Stability in a rapidly changing media landscape   LONG CRENDON UK, 29 July 2019 – Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast and AV cables and infrastructure products, is addressing the real issues of engineers and systems architects at IBC2019 (13 – 17 September, Amsterdam, stand 10.C51). In a time of rapid change and development, where more content is ...

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Argosy Announces Intelligent Switching Partnership with Allied Telesis

Argosy to provide expandable, stackable and automated switches by Allied Telesis for high-performance networking and data integrity   LONG CRENDON UK, 23 July 2019 – Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast cables and infrastructure products, has announced a strategic partnership with networking specialist, Allied Telesis. The collaboration brings a new range of intelligent switching equipment to the broadcast industry, ...

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Megahertz to Showcase One-of-a-Kind, All-IP OB Truck at IBC 2019

  Built and delivered by Megahertz, Spiritland’s new 18-tonne luxury OB truck will take centre-stage on systems integrator’s IBC stand   London, UK, 19 July, 2019: Megahertz Ltd, the trusted partner for systems integration with years of experience in delivering cost effective, imaginative designs and solutions for fixed and mobile applications, will be showcasing Spiritland Productions’ one-of-a-kind, large format, versatile ...

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Youngster builds powerful workflows with BLG

    LONDON — 18 July 2019: One of London’s newest high-end finishing houses, Youngster, is delivering uncompromised quality thanks to FilmLight’s unique BLG workflow. Youngster is using the innovative setup to provide seamless, renderless content exchange between Flame VFX, Avid editing and the Baselight grading and finishing suite. The BLG workflow is already being used on commercials including those ...

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Dejero Brings Latest 5G-Ready Solutions and SMPTE ST 2110 Support to IBC 2019

  Enhanced EnGo, low-latency return feeds, WayPoint 204 SMPTE ST 2110 receiver, blended connectivity and cloud-based global content distribution in Amsterdam line-up   Waterloo, Ontario, July 17, 2019 — Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide Emmy® award winning video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is showcasing its latest 5G-ready solutions, SMPTE 2110 support, ...

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FilmLight brings in Matthieu Straub to strengthen its international colour workflow team

  LONDON — 15 July 2019: Well-known French DIT and film workflow specialist, Matthieu Straub, has joined FilmLight. Based in Paris, he will provide technical advice and practical assistance to FilmLight clients in France and Benelux, as well as acting as the company’s voice in local key trade groups and with training partners in the production and post marketplaces. After ...

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BBC Street unlocks creative and technical opportunities with new Baselight TWO

  LONDON — 9 July, 2019: BBC Street, the in-house post-production facility at BBC Scotland in Glasgow, has installed a new Baselight system to upgrade their grading and finishing suite with Baselight’s latest powerful 4K/HDR toolset and to improve their client experience. BBC Street works for external clients as well as internal productions, which are broadcast on national and international ...

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FilmLight finishing gives distinction to Cannes winners

  LONDON — 3 July, 2019: Two of the top prizes at this year’s Cannes Film Festival have gone to ground-breaking movies which rely on FilmLight colour science for their distinctive looks. Parasite, from Korean director Bong Joon Ho, took the Palme d’Or, while director Mati Diop won the Grand Prix for Atlantique (Atlantics), the first black female director to ...

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