Canon launches two high performance 2/3” field broadcast lenses
Canon has introduced two new 2/3” 4K field lenses - the UHD DIGISUPER 86 (UJ86x9.3B) and UHD DIGISUPER 90 (UJ90x9B)
Wireless live streaming capability unlocked by Sony
Sony has announced new functionality that will allow newsgatherers to wirelessly stream live footage directly from cameras as they shoot, in a move designed to speed up production workflows
New Presteigne camera system to run Premier League touchlines
Presteigne Broadcast Hire has introduced a new, packaged RF camera system, the SC100. Aimed particularly at sports, the package includes a mount to fit a Steadicam rig, two-way low latency RF circuits, and the ability to colour match to outside broadcast cameras for transparent intercutting with OB units
Canon launches full HD camera for low light conditions
Canon has unveiled the ME20F-SH, a professional multi-purpose video camera which the company claims is capable of capturing full colour images in extremely low-light environments
Ikegami announces new HDTV camera for IBC2015
Ikegami has made a new addition to its range of broadcast quality television cameras. The HDL-57 is a compact high definition camera designed for use on remotely controlled pan/tilt heads. The camera will be demonstrated on the Ikegami stand at IBC2015 in Amsterdam this September.
FAA grants waiver to ArrowData for aerojournalism service
ArrowData and TVU Networks, have announced the launch of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) service that provides news broadcasters with the ability to transmit unique live aerial views from ArrowData’s drones in full HD with sub-second latency using TVU’s portable cellular transmitters.
National Theatre Live’s The Beaux’ Stratagem and Hamlet to be broadcast in Sony 4K
Two new National Theatre Live productions are to be captured in Sony 4K and projected to audiences across Vue Cinemas’ 84-site estate.
Sony launches new hand-held NXCAM professional camcorder
Sony has today revealed details of HXR-NX100, the latest addition to its NXCAM range of professional camcorders.
Eyeheight legaliser secures the field in French Open Tennis
Eyeheight's video legalising technology will be deployed in Paris for the annual French Open tennis tournament.
Bexel Global Broadcast Solutions helps broadcasters deliver UK election results
Bexel Global Broadcast Solutions, a business unit of the Vitec Group, supported some of the UK’s leading broadcasters with their extensive coverage of the General Election.
Vislink, Timecode Systems and GoPro bring goal line review capabilities to NHL
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Vislink covers every step of 2015 London Marathon for BBC Sport
More than 38,000 participants crossed the starting line of the 2015 London last Sunday 26 April, making it the biggest in the event's 35-year history.
Medialooks presents premium version of Direct Take
Medialooks has unveiled a premium version of its multi-channel video capture application, Direct Take.
Telefónica backs FirstV1sion’s on-body sports camera
FirstV1sion, makers of an immersive wearable broadcast system and a member of Telefónica’s accelerator programme, Wayra, has launched its first investment round.
Dejero’s HD LIVE+ Mobile App for iOS now available
Dejero has released the latest version of the LIVE+ Mobile App for iOS devices. The app allows an Apple iPhone or iPad to be used as a tool for broadcasting live video, recording content for later broadcast, or importing and uploading edited video files.
Acorn Technologies launches camera control system for wireless camera transmitters
Acorn Technologies has signed a partnership arrangement with Broadcast Electronics to bring to market a new camera control system for wireless camera transmitters.
ERR chooses RT Software and StypeGRIP for first VR studio
A virtual studio has been used for the first time in Estonia, by state broadcaster ERR. ERR selected RT Software’s tOG-VR virtual studio solution combined with a StypeGRIP kit fitted to a Jimmy jib to provide virtual inserts to its daily children’s entertainment programme Lastetuba.
zLense declares ‘world first’ in 3D camera technology
zLense's depth-mapping camera solution captures 3D data and scenery in realtime and adds a 3D layer to the footage
Infiniti Red Bull Racing uses Polecam and LMC for F1
Formula One World Champion Infiniti Red Bull Racing has enlisted the help of Polecam and Live Motion Concept (LMC) for pit stop analysis.
I-MOVIX delivers world premiere 4K live super slow motion
Ultra slow motion took a major step forward as a live broadcast production tool, with the world-first use of 4K continuous super motion at the eni Motorrad Grand Prix in Germany.
Hole in one: Vinten and Vizrt bring Ryder Cup to life
Vinten has supplied a Vinten encoded pan and tilt head to Sky Sports for use in studio during the upcoming Ryder Cup.
Canon implements new HDTV standards and improves 4K workflow
Canon has enhanced its Cinema EOS System and 4K professional reference display with the release of new firmware designed to enable more efficient, standards-compliant 4K production.