Author - Vibhuti Arora

Interviews

Newstag comes to MENA

Stockholm media technology company Newstag has announced plans to launch a new experience specially designed for the MENA region later this year. Co-founders Camilla Dahlin-Andersson and Henrik Eklund talk exclusively to BroadcastPro ME about the service and their plans for the region What is the idea behind Newstag? Camilla Dahlin-Andersson, co-founder and Chairperson: The vision of Newstag from the start was to create a sustainable and relevant news source. After analysing the global digital...

Production Features

Dreaming big

Filmmakers Guy Mannion and Thomas Mitchell recount their journey as producers and business owners in Dubai as their production house, 815 Studios, completes five years.

Case Studies TV Channels

Moving up a notch

As part of a larger project to upgrade its legacy systems to the latest file-based workflows, Dubai’s state broadcaster recently upgraded one of its last remaining production studios to function in a 3G/HD environment. BroadcastPro ME brings a report State broadcaster Dubai Media Incorporated (DMI) recently upgraded one of its smaller production studios from an SD tape-based environment to a 3G/HD file-based workflow. The project is part of the state broadcaster’s phased approach to achieving a...

Case Studies TV Channels

Reaching for the sky

Al Ruwad TV is a new launch that joins the growing number of channels broadcasting from Dubai. Advanced Media was contracted to execute it as a turnkey project in a rather short period of time. Vibhuti Arora brings you details of how the SI executed this relatively small, yet challenging project.

Events Products

Pebble Beach Systems addresses broadcasters’ multi-lingual playout needs with Marina

  Pebble Beach Systems will demonstrate how Marina, the company’s centralised ingest, content management and multi-channel automation solution is optimised to help broadcasters manage their multi-lingual playout operations, whether for SDI, IP or virtualised infrastructures. Playing out channels across regions where content is delivered in multiple languages brings a specific set of challenges for the broadcaster or service provider. Managing all of the audio, voiceover and...

Products

Blackmagic Design announces Fusion 9 with VR

Blackmagic Design has announced Fusion 9, a major update to its visual effects, compositing, 3D and motion graphics software. Fusion 9 has been designed to support the latest workflows and features new VR tools, entirely new keyer technology, planar tracking, camera tracking, multi user collaboration tools and more. Fusion 9 is a new release with a VR toolset that makes it indispensable for virtual reality projects. Customers get a full 360º true 3D workspace, along with a new panoramic viewer...

International News News

UEFA trials live UHD remote production with SAM and Gearhouse Broadcast

UEFA has delivered the world’s first uncompressed UHD remote production trial during the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Final, held in Poland in June, in collaboration with Snell Advanced Media (SAM) and system’s integrator, Gearhouse Broadcast. During the Championship final game, the IP system – which replaced a traditional OB set up – delivered live camera signals from the Marshal Józef Piłsudski Stadium in Krakow, Poland to UEFA who were located at BT Sport’s facility at the...