Chief Expands Mobile XL Cart Solutions

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Chief - Mobile XL Cart

Fusion carts handle extra large and dual display configurations Chief, an industry leader in AV mounting solutions, is helping installers with several cart options for XL applications. “We saw a need for greater stability to support the extra large displays and touch panels that were on the market,” said Kathryn Gaskell, Product Manager. “Fusion’s extra …

CueScript - CSM19

CueScript, a provider of creative prompting solutions with feature-rich designs for all broadcast production needs, is pleased to announce that it has signed a distributor agreement with Mexico City-based Excelencia en Comunicaciones y Tecnología. Effective immediately, Excelencia will be CueScript’s exclusive distributor in Mexico. Founded in 1993, Excelencia has been implementing broadcast projects for more …

Bexel Scores with FIFA World Cup Games

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Bexel - Brazil World Cup 2014

With almost a third of the world’s population predicted to tune in to watch one or more of the FIFA World Cup soccer matches, the tournament has become one of the biggest international broadcasts of all time. So when the English speaking U.S. broadcast rights holder wanted to build temporary studio production facilities in Rio …

Broadcast Pix - Granite 5000

Over the past decade, Melrose Massachusetts Television, Inc. (MMTV), the community access station for the City of Melrose, Mass., has been aggressively upgrading its production equipment. In January, the station made the move to a native HD production workflow with new cameras and an upgraded control room built around a Broadcast Pix™ Granite™ 5000 integrated …

Blackmagic Design - Derek Yee

Blackmagic Design announced that award winning director Derek Yee purchased the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K for his production team and to provide footage for his new film, “ I Am Somebody.” As the chairman of Hong Kong Film Directors Guild and a film director known for his critically acclaimed works including “Protégé”, “One Night in …

ABS - KHSL

Professional video and audio systems integration firm Advanced Broadcast Solutions (ABS) announced it designed and installed a new HD-SDI infrastructure with embedded audio for KHSL, the CBS affiliate serving the Chico-Redding, Calif. market (DMA #132). The native HD upgrade included new master control and production control rooms, plus new studio and ENG cameras, NLE systems, …

Zylight - F8

A trained paramedic, Thaddeus Setla stumbled into a career in video production about 13 years ago, when he started producing short training videos with a consumer camcorder. These days, his San Francisco-based company, Setla Film Productions, is focused on high-end productions for the Web. “I saw a need,” he recalled. “I realized I could impact …

Miller Tripods - Air Fluid Head

Light, Compact Tripod System Provides Professionals with Premium Quality Camera Support Miller Camera Support, LLC, a leader in the production of innovating camera support solutions, announced that it is introducing its Air Tripod System range, which includes the Air Alloy System (3001) and Air Carbon Fibre System (3005), to the U.S. market. Providing a solution …

Panasonic - El Amanecer

The Bronx’s thriving El Amanecer de la Esperanza (The Dawn of Hope) Ministry has recently upgraded video production with the addition of four AJ-PX270 camcorders, Panasonic’s first P2 HD handhelds with AVC-ULTRA recording. The new camcorders are being used in full studio configuration for live broadcasts of several weekly services on the church’s web site …

Atomos Ninja Star Ready to Fly

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Atomos - Ninja Star

Atomos Ship World’s Smallest ProRes Recorder Atomos, creator of the award-winning Ninja and Samurai camera-mounted recorders, and the Connect converters, confirm that the Ninja Star has completed the first production runs and is being shipped to the reseller channel ready to meet pre-orders. Launched at NAB the Ninja Star is a must have for film …