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A1 Mixer Devin Barnhart Talks Sports

 Q: What’s your current role and what does it involve? A: I’m a freelance audio A1, though most of my work is for ESPN, where I’m one of the main A1s for the NBA. I’ve recently taken on ABC college football, which includes the play-off bowl games and national championship. I’ve also worked on the X Games; Little League World ...

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Everything Everywhere: Mobile TV Group is Leading an IP Revolution with its new FLEX series mobile units, featuring Calrec audio consoles

2019 was a busy 25th anniversary year for Mobile TV Group, which remained true to its progressive and tech-savvy approach by launching two new mobile units into its 41-strong fleet. This initiative broke into new territory, creating the world’s first entirely SMPTE 2110 uncompressed IP-based mobile TV broadcast unit – ‘45 FLEX’ – with mobile unit ‘46 FLEX’ launching shortly ...

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Soundcheck Technologies’ Lance Gordon Discusses Mixing for Combat Sports and eSports Productions

Q: Can you provide some background on who you are and what you do? A: As a freelance audio engineer and co-owner of Soundcheck Technologies, I have worked with some of the biggest rock bands and largest sporting events in the world. I have done just about everything from the Superbowl to NBA Finals, Winter Olympics and even the Ping ...

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Remote Sports Broadcasting Q&A with Audio Engineer Chad Robertson

Q: What’s your current role and what does it involve? A: I’m a freelance audio engineer and mixer, mainly working as an A1 on college sports for ESPN, though I’ve worked for many of the networks as well as other clients over my career. The majority of what I do is football, basketball, baseball and studio productions. I’ve also done ...

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Film Students at Prague’s FAMU Get a Lesson in Audio with Calrec’s Brio Console

HEBDEN BRIDGE, UK, DECEMBER 3, 2019 — The Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU) in Prague has purchased its first digital console — a Brio36 — from Calrec. It’s being used for various projects, including automated dialogue replacement/voiceovers in the school’s recording room. Martin Kebrdle, Head of the Sound Department Studio at FAMU, explained that ...

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Calrec Delivers for Liberman Broadcasting

BURBANK, CA, NOVEMBER 19, 2019 — As the largest privately held, minority-owned Spanish-language broadcaster in the United States, Liberman Broadcasting, Inc. (LBI Media, Inc.), produces over 50 hours of original television programming each week. LBI Media’s fast-paced news studios require adaptable, quick to set up and easy to operate audio solutions. In order to shift focus as rapidly as the ...

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World’s Fastest-Growing Spectator Sport Levels Up With Calrec

HEBDEN BRIDGE, UK, OCTOBER 31, 2019 — With professional gamers gaining celebrity recognition and passionate audiences totaling more than 200 million worldwide, eSports is the next big wave of sports production. As eSports rises in popularity, larger, more complex tournaments and broadcasts are being produced, resulting in companies looking at more traditional broadcast solutions, such as those provided by Calrec ...

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Brazil’s R3 Estudio Movel Equips OB Van With Calrec Artemis for Live Music

HEBDEN BRIDGE, OCTOBER 23, 2019 — Såo Paulo-based R3 Estudio Movel has chosen a Calrec Artemis Ray audio console for its OB truck, called PowerTruck, which focuses on recording and mixing audio for live broadcasts, music DVDs and streaming. Isaías Rosa, R3’s recording/mixing engineer and multi-Latin GRAMMY® nominee, says that when assessing the audio console market, “the Artemis met all ...

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Shanxi Television in China Purchases Second Calrec Brio Console for its New Studio

HEBDEN BRIDGE, OCTOBER 16, 2019 — China-based Shanxi Television has chosen a Calrec Brio36 audio console for its news programming and multi-purpose talk shows. The Brio is installed in a new studio, which was initially used for covering the China National Youth Games, held this August, with more than 10 hours of live broadcasting produced in the studio each day. ...

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Calrec Continues Push for True IP Interoperability Passing the Recent JT-NM Interop Test

HEBDEN BRIDGE, UK, SEPTEMBER 30, 2019 — Calrec is pleased to announce that it has passed the recent JT-NM Interop – Joint Task Force on Networked Media – IP test and is now included as part of the JT-NM Tested Catalog, which was published at IBC 2019. “What the JT-NM is doing – backed by VSF, SMPTE, AMWA and the ...

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Calrec Brio Keeps Its Cool in The Egyptian Desert

SUMMITVILLE, INDIANA, SEPTEMBER 23, 2019 — Mark L. Butler, owner of Majestic Sound Productions, Inc., knew he was in for quite a challenge when he agreed to go to the middle of Egypt and open a sarcophagus on a live TV broadcast to 100 countries. The live Discovery Channel event aimed to showcase one the biggest archaeological finds in 15 ...

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How Calrec can ‘Assist’ and ‘Connect’ at IBC 2019

HEBDEN BRIDGE, UK, AUGUST 22, 2019 — Calrec’s powerful Assist and Connect applications are both taking center stage at IBC 2019 (Stand 8.C91). As the industry embraces new standards and workflows, Calrec has expanded its suite of applications to give broadcasters more efficient tools without the requirement to purchase more hardware. Calrec’s Assist is a browser-based interface that allows users ...

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Alex Martinez Discusses his Role at Univision Noticias and the Future of Audio Mixing

Q: Tell us a little bit about who you are and what you do. A: I’m the audio operator for Univision Noticias, the news wing of Univision Network, where I’ve had the privilege of working for roughly seven years. I mostly cover our live network news shows. This includes Primer Impacto, Noticiero Univision, Noticiero Univision en UniMás and Noticiero Univision ...

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AAP Media Network Installs Six Calrec Brio Consoles

HEBDEN BRIDGE, JULY 30, 2019 — Lahore-based AAP Media Network has purchased six Calrec Brio36 consoles for live, on-air mixing for two of its news and infotainment channels — AAP NEWS and INDUS NEWS. AAP is also planning an additional channel launch for later this year, with the compact and powerful Brios set to be used across that. “When we ...

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Jeri Palumbo Discusses her Impressive Career, eSports and the Future of Audio Mixing

Q: Can you provide some background on who you are and what you do? A: I have nearly 30 years of technical experience, ranging from live audio engineering of major league sports and entertainment broadcasts to being a recording engineer/producer and arranger, where it all started. I also have a background in IT technology and dabbled as an Avid editor.  ...

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Calrec Artemis Is First Choice for Clark Media

VALENCIA, CA, JULY 1, 2019 — When Clark Media unveiled its new 53-foot state-of-the-art production trailer, Calrec Audio’s Artemis Light digital broadcast audio console was front and center. The rig was designed to be flexible; specifically to meet the demands of native 4K UHD and HD productions for everything from sports events and award programs to live game shows and ...

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