New Bittree SMPTE Camera Hybrid Patchbay Offers Industry-Leading 12 Camera Support in 1RU

Compact unit supports up to 8K resolution; expanded beam technology on optical connector eliminates maintenance requirements Glendale, CA – February 24, 2020 – Bittree, a leading manufacturer of high-quality audio and video patchbays and patch panels, today announced the immediate availability of its new SMPTE Camera Hybrid Patchbay. Featuring a newly designed SMPTE-style connector, the space-efficient unit is […]

Personalities & Profiles: Mike Baldassari

Mike Baldassari (source: Jonsar Studios) Mike Baldassari is a well-known and highly-respected lighting designer for both stage and film. I recently had an opportunity to conduct a detailed interview with him about his professional accomplishments and numerous credits. “I’m proud to say I’m a Tony and Emmy-nominated lighting designer whose work has been seen live […]

CP Communications Showcases Automated News Production and Live Content Acquisition at NAB New York

Live event production leader will emphasize AI, bonded cellular and content acquisition innovations from its Red House Streaming family of homegrown and Mobile Viewpoint solutions St. Petersburg, Florida, October 16, 2019 — CP Communications, a leader in innovative solutions and services for live event productions, will emphasize key AI, bonded cellular, and content acquisition solutions […]

Facilis Shows Next Gen HUB Shared Storage System at NAB NY

HUDSON, MA (October 10th, 2019) – At NAB Show NY (Booth N136), Facilis, a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks today announced that it will be showcasing its newly shipping HUB Shared Storage System, along with previews of version 8.0 of the Facilis Shared File system. […]

Personalities & Profiles: Dan Rayburn

Dan Rayburn Broadcast Beat’s “2019 NAB Show New York Profiles” are a series of interviews with prominent professionals in the production industry who will be participating at NAB Show New York (Oct. 16-17, 2019). _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Dan Rayburn is generally considered to be the broadcasting industry’s foremost expert on streaming media and on-line video. I recently […]

Hitachi Kokusai Makes Broadcast-Class 1080p Acquisition More Affordable with New Camera System Accessories

Debuting at NAB Show New York, CU-HD550 CCU and CA-HF550 camera adapter lower system cost for progressive capture with popular Z and SK-series cameras Woodbury, NY, October 2, 2019 — Broadcast and production cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America,Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai) have long been renowned for delivering rich features and outstanding quality with exceptional price/performance […]

Alchemy Post Sound to Discuss Foley for FX’s “Fosse/Verdon” at NAB New York

Westchester, New York— Foley artists from Alchemy Post Sound will reveal the magic behind the Foley sound effects they created for FX’s critically-acclaimed limited series Fosse/Verdon in a special panel discussion at NAB Show New York. Post Magazine Editor in Chief Linda Romanello will moderate the session, dubbed “All About Fosse,” between Alchemy Post Sound […]