Acquisition

Kazmedia selects Grass Valley cameras for comprehensive studio upgrade

Kazakhstan’s Kazmedia has selected Grass Valley HD-enabled cameras as part of a comprehensive studio upgrade at its Kazmedia Ortalygy facility in Nur Sultan. The new equipment provides access to full HD acquisition capability to deliver enhanced media services to its customers, including production and broadcast services for seven national television channels and three radio stations. […]  More

CyLTV upgrades production centres with Sony Professional equipment

Castilla y León Televisión (CyLTV) has invested in Sony Professional cameras and set up wireless workflows for news production for the first time. CyLTV has acquired 27 PXW-Z280 handheld cameras, eight HXC-FB80 studio camera chains and 13 BRC-H900 remote control robotic cameras. As well as improving image quality and streamlining studio operations, this investment in […]  More

Speciality cameras with AR: taking sports production to the next level

In a contributed article, specialist camera provider Movicom shares its experience of working with augmented reality (AR) graphics in different applications for various sports The use of AR technology within sports broadcasting has improved immensely in recent times. All around the world it is now common for sports presenters to be regularly seen walking through […]  More

TVN Live-Copter helps bring new perspectives to sport post-lockdown

TVN Mobile Production has expanded its aerial video portfolio with the addition of the TVN Live-Copter, which has been used over recent months as live sport has returned post-lockdown. TVN Live-Copter enables stable picture transmission in full HD broadcast quality. The signal transfer has been designed so that the live signal (including Tally, return signal […]  More

SVG Europe sit down: Vislink chief exec Mickey Miller on riding a wave of wireless video innovation

Tackling the role of chief executive during a pandemic is never part of the plan but that’s just what Vislink CEO Mickey Miller did, arriving in January and immediately being thrust into entirely new challenges for one of the industry’s leading providers of digital microwave and wireless video systems. But he and the team have […]  More

Mo-Sys launches new design for gyro-stabilised remote head

Mo-Sys, the provider of precision camera tracking solutions for virtual studios and augmented reality (AR), has launched a new generation of gyro-stabilised remote head, the G30. The product’s design, with a compact 45-degree frame, allows it to support virtually any broadcast or digital cinematography camera rig for precise movement and stabilisation. “In our conversations with […]  More

ES Broadcast selects Grass Valley’s LDX 100 IP camera platform

Grass Valley has announced that ES Broadcast has made a significant purchase of Grass Valley’s revolutionary LDX 100 IP camera platform. The UK-based company has invested in 50 cameras, with an option on 50 more before the end of the year, to meet increasing client demand for the LDX 100 and to prepare for major […]  More

MRMC and Dimension take volumetric video capture on the road with Polymotion Stage Truck

Mark Roberts Motion Control (MRMC) and Dimension have launched the Polymotion Stage Truck, a mobile volumetric video capture unit. The 3-in-1 expanding mobile studio on wheels was developed to support the time-sensitive content creation needs of broadcasters, sports personalities and creative agencies and is capable of shooting volumetric video, taking 3D stills and full avatar […]  More

Slomo.tv VAR control panel offers expanded interface

Slomo.tv has unveiled a new VAR controller, the Control-VR, which provides direct access to 32 cameras and virtual offside line (VOL) support. Based on feedback from practicing operators and its extensive experience in video-refereeing, the company created a new refereeing console which took into account both new requirements arising from introduction of video-refereeing into new […]  More