Radford University Upgrades Experiential Video Production Studio With Hitachi Z-HD5000 Cameras

Radford University has earned a reputation for its use of technology in the learning environment. When the school recently upgraded its educational television production studio to a fully HD environment, it purchased four Z-HD5000 cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America (Hitachi Kokusai) to provide reliable, quality video acquisition while giving students valuable, hands-on experience with professional […]  More

NEP Australia Selects Tektronix to Monitor Hybrid IP/SDI Video Production Infrastructure

NEP Australia, a provider of outsourced broadcast production solutions, has selected Tektronix as a key technology provider for the broadcaster’s move to an IP-enabled production infrastructure based on the SMPTE ST-2110 standard for video over IP. NEP has purchased a range of Tektronix equipment for its IP build out including both standalone and rackmount PRISM […]  More

Videocation Chooses Leader’s LV7390 Rasterizer for UHD HDR Orchestral Music Production Studio

Videocation, one of Germany’s broadcast systems integrators, has purchased a Leader LV7390 multi-standard multiscreen test instrument for integration into a major new studio installation. The LV7390 will be used during the recording and finessing of concert performances by one of Europe’s most highly acclaimed orchestras. These are being captured in ultra-high-definition high-dynamic-range productions for subscribers […]  More

CP Communications Relies on Calrec Audio’s Brio for Quality Sound at U.S. Open, Sports Productions

CP Communications, a full-service broadcast equipment rental and production company, has relied on a quartet of Calrec Audio’s Brio compact digital audio consoles to deliver high-quality live sound for Fox Sports’ marquee coverage of pro golf, baseball, and football. CP Communications first deployed the new Brios for the U.S. Open in June, where they worked […]  More

ESPN’s College GameDay Makes Big Apple Debut in Times Square

ESPN brings its College GameDay roadshow to the center of the universe for the first time in its 25-year history this weekend, with the traveling studio show making its New York City debut in Times Square. Although the big city presents GameDay with a unique opportunity to visit what VP of Production Lee Fitting calls […]  More

Israel’s Channel 2 News Selects Clear-Com’s Eclipse HX for Major Studio Upgrade

As part of Channel 2 News’ major studio upgrade to HD, the Israeli news broadcaster has selected Clear-Com’s Eclipse HX digital matrix intercom system for critical communication between galleries, studios and production teams on location. The system will be supplied and installed by Clear-Com’s channel partner Onset Systems Engineering.  More

LiveU Cellular Bonding Helps Broadcasters Cover Hurricane Irma from the Epicenter

With LiveU technology, broadcasters including CNN, NBC, FOX, CBS, The Weather Channel, Univision, and BBC (among others) were able to share live feeds with stations around the globe – from helicopters, drone, and camera operators on the ground, right from the eye of Irma. The simultaneous use of reporters in multiple locations was also very unique.  More

IBC 2017: Avid deploys first hybrid-cloud enterprise client Al Jazeera

At IBC 2017, Avid announced that it has begun deploying its first hybrid cloud workflows for Al Jazeera Media Network. Following its move last year to standardize on Avid’s MediaCentral Platform, Al Jazeera now brought the international news operations into the media cloud era to optimize collaboration for faster story creation and time to market […]  More