Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

Video Call Center redefines live video remotes with HELO and ROI

Widespread accessibility to internet connectivity and high-quality smart device cameras have brought live, self-shot interviews to the forefront of modern television, from reality star confessionals to athlete commentary. As the global population continues to shift toward a remote workforce, the role of these interviews is rapidly growing. A majority of remote shoots originate away from […]  More

CCTV installs Lawo in China’s first full IP video mobile system

China’s leading state broadcaster, China Central Television (CCTV), has installed China’s first full IP video mobile system for video production. The mobile studio project uses the Lawo V__matrix software-defined IP-routing, processing and multi-viewing platform as its core technology infrastructure. CCTV, Lawo China and video partner Acro-bright worked in cooperation with China’s large regional system integrator, […]  More

Lawo Mix Kitchen enables live remote audio mixing from anywhere

Lawo has announced that its mc²-series audio production consoles as well as its surface-less operations including mc² Micro Core can be controlled from anywhere in the world with a decent internet connection — even using a smartphone as a 4G personal hotspot. Inspired by Lawo’s desire to assist audio engineers during the testing lockdown situation, […]  More

FIFA Films and Noah complete When the World Watched: Brazil 1970

FIFA Films and Noah Media Group have completed production on a series of high-end new films, delivered during lockdown – When the World Watched: Brazil 1970. The new series is a stylish and imaginative retelling of arguably football’s greatest-ever team, during one of FIFA’s most vivid and iconic football World Cups, Mexico 1970. For the […]  More

EditShare’s Griffin discusses how EFSv can change the economics of cloud editing

EditShare has this week introduced EFSv which the company believes will make cloud editing more accessible by optimising the use of both object and block storage to allow for claimed savings of up to 75% compared to existing costs of cloud storage and workstations. EFSv is designed to solve work arounds associated with proxy editing […]  More

New funding round as Pixellot doubles down on automated production

Pixellot has announced the completion of a new round of financing by the company’s existing investors with the addition of Altschuler-Shaham, Israel’s largest investment house. The capital will be earmarked for accelerating the sales and marketing activities to address the growing need for safer, more cost-effective solutions for broadcasting and stats. This serves a particularly important […]  More

Rugby World Cup 2019 delivers record outcomes for host nation Japan

Japan 2019 was the most economically successful Rugby World Cup ever, with nearly £4.3 billion generated in economic output according a ‘The economic impact of Rugby World Cup 2019’ report just published by EY. Rugby World Cup 2019 has been heralded as the best to date, delivering a unique experience for visiting fans, showcasing Japan’s […]  More

New Telestream GLIM enables remote viewing of large and tricky files

Telestream has announced the introduction of its new GLIM remote media player. Designed for ingest QC, engineering, master control, news, post-production, GLIM enables media professionals to play full-resolution, mezzanine grade media files from their centralised storage over the internet from a web browser. GLIM was built to solve well known remote work challenges where remote […]  More