Veteran systems integrators Digital Video Group (DVG) has installed a new Brio 12 broadcast audio mixing console from Calrec Audio at NBC Virginia affiliate WSLS-TV as part of the local TV station’s move to a new broadcast studio facility in northeast Roanoke. The console now supports a news studio and set, which went live on April 29th of 2019.
Dolby Laboratories has launched a new initiative to bring its Atmos multi-channel immersive audio technology—installed in movie theaters and hundreds of millions of consumer electronics devices around the world—to the discerning consumer. The new campaign, which kicked off during this year’s American Music Awards (AMAs), is based on new research that found that people want to feel a deeper connection with their favorite artists through music.
Last month the popular PBS evening news program NewsHour went on air with a new West Coast edition, live from Arizona State University (ASU)’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism in Phoenix. The school’s facilities are now considered the Western bureau for “PBS NewsHour West,” serving as a reporting hub for breaking news and feature stories.
In 2017, when Portuguese media group Impresa decided to relocate its SIC (Sociedade Independente de Comunicação) TV network facilities about 10 kilometers away to one of its existing buildings in Lisbon, they knew they had a chance to create something special. In the span of four months, with the help of Sony Systems Integration and Telefónica, they implemented a ST2110 video-over-IP-based production infrastructure, with a small amount of SDI technology, which now supports nine channels and provides complete system configuration flexibility at the click of a mouse.
Shanxi Television is a network serving the Taiyuan and Shanxi province that broadcasts in Jin Chinese. The popular channel, based in China, recently upgraded the audio portion of its new production studio with a Calrec Audio Brio36 mixing console, which has been configured for the broadcaster’s newscasts and talk shows.