Technology

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

Sound pioneers: Trialling Serial ADM alongside Dolby AC-4 at the French Open

France TV’s live broadcast of the French Open tennis tournament from Roland Garros is seen as a showcase of excellence in sports broadcasting; an event that pushes engineers and manufacturers to innovate in infrastructure and supporting technologies, as well as trialling options for standardisation and pathways to the future. In 2020 the tournament was postponed […]  More

Audio insider: A simple guide to producing the best audio mixes 

By Howard Jones, communications director, Genelec Any broadcast audio engineer will be accustomed to working quickly in pressurised studio environments that may not always have the finest acoustic properties. From a cramped OB truck to the ad-hoc remote working spaces that COVID-19 has made commonplace, audio engineers in broadcast have to deliver consistent, reliable mixes […]  More

AJA Video releases two new 12G-SDI openGear solutions

AJA Video Systems has released two new 12G-SDI openGear solutions, AJA OG-12GM and AJA OG-FiDO-TR-12G. Featuring support for up to 4K/UHD content, OG-12GM is a 12G-SDI to/from quad-link 3G-SDI muxer/demuxer and OG-FiDO-TR-12G is a 12G-SDI/fibre transceiver. Both are designed for use in high-density openGear 2RU frames and are compatible with Ross DashBoard software for flexible […]  More

Denmark’s European Tour Production goes for Riedel’s Bolero

Danish production rental company European Tour Production (ETP) has chosen Riedel Communications’ Bolero as its wireless intercom solution. ETP is able to offer its clients a native IP wireless comms solution that delivers good coverage and reliability, voice quality and the flexibility to handle any size and type of production, using Bolero. Founded in 1994, […]  More

Dolby Atmos added to Tag Video Systems monitoring and multiviewer solution

Streaming broadcasters are now able to monitor live immersive audio, including Dolby Atmos encoded audio, as Tag Video Systems has announced that its MCM-9000 monitoring and multiviewer platform now supports Dolby Atmos. The enhancement allows broadcasters to verify, validate and ensure error-free video and audio content delivery for MPEG-TS and OTT sources. Tag’s MCM-9000 is […]  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

Vislink launches IP Link 3.0 for new monetisation avenues

Vislink has launched IP Link 3.0, an ATSC 3.0 advanced studio-transmitter link system that can enable broadcasting service platforms to access new avenues for monetisation. Sean Van, product manager, live production at Vislink, commented: “The ATSC 3.0 advanced visual standard allows audiences to enjoy a media-rich TV broadcast system with video and audio quality improvements, […]  More

Turkuvaz Media Group invests in TSL’s audio monitoring and control solutions

Turkuvaz Media Group (TMG) has invested in TSL Products’ audio monitoring, advanced broadcast control and technical display solutions to build a new media centre consisting of 10 studios in Istanbul. Built with systems integrator Teratek, this project consolidates TMG’s distributed studios into one location to improve efficiency, future-proof its capabilities for 4K broadcasting and create […]  More

Genelec unveils new features and user experience with GLM 4

Genelec has announced a major free upgrade to its GLM software for audio monitor system setup, calibration and control. The GLM 4 now gives users of Genelec Smart Active Monitors the benefits of Mac Catalina compatibility, a new user interface and a host of new features. Based on decades of research data from thousands of […]  More