Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

BVE 2014: Source launches new products from RØDE and Genelec

Source Distribution will host two product debuts at this week’s BVE Show in London on Stand H60. Being launched globally at BVE, the new RØDE VideoMic GO is a compact and lightweight on-camera shotgun microphone, aimed at users shooting HD video on DSLR, compact point-and-shoot and GoPro cameras. Delivering crisp, directional audio, the VideoMic GO […]  More

Bargery joins Harris from AmberFin

Paula Bargery has joined Harris Broadcast as regional sales director for the UK, Ireland & South Africa where she will be responsible for all sales activity and enhancing customer relationships across these territories. Bargery brings over 20 years of experience in sales and business development including her most recent role as head of sales, EMEA […]  More

RT Software strikes Pose for tOG-Sports

Realtime 3D broadcast graphics developer RT Software has launched a new Posed Players feature for its tOG-Sports telestration system. Using Posed Players, the tOG-Sports operator can freeze at any point of sporting action and create 3-D posed models of the players to replicate the real camera view in a virtual stadium. It is then just […]  More

ARD, ZDF turn to Fairlight for Sochi audio

German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF have chosen Fairlight audio post production systems for their coverage of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Both broadcasters are offering viewers extensive coverage of the games in HD from the International Broadcast Centre and the Mountain Broadcast Centre, using ARD and ZDF’s mobile production unit. The surround-sound […]  More

BVE 2014: New C-Cast Xplore and 4K XT3 from EVS

On stand K05 at next week’s BVE show in London, EVS will present latest solutions for users in the entertainment, media and sports industries. C-Cast Xplore, the new browsing interface, gives broadcasters, producers and editors access to the live multi-cam recording feeds and clips on an XT server from remote sport centres. C-Cast Xplore lets users […]  More

TV2 works with DataMiner to watch over Sochi OTT

Commercial station TV2 Norway is using the DataMiner multi-vendor network management platform for the management of its Sumo OTT services for permanent channels and occasional use at the Sochi Winter Olympics. Following an earlier decision to start the strategic deployment of a DataMiner network management solution at TV2, and to move the operation away from […]  More

Sunset+Vine upgrades camera stock with P2 workflow

Sunset+Vine is the first UK broadcast company to invest in new Panasonic AJ-PX5000 and AJ-HPX270 cameras. Sunset+Vine is an in-house production partner for BT Sport and will use the new cameras on Barclays Premier League and Aviva Premiership Rugby for the broadcaster, as well as on the upcoming Commonwealth Games for the BBC. The new […]  More