Of all the behind-the-scenes technology used in studio and field productions, the teleprompter is perhaps the least obvious yet most important piece of gear to the success of a newscast or video production. That’s because maintaining direct eye contact with the audience is the most powerful and accurate way
Although some might think otherwise, presidential hopeful Donald Trump likes to use a Teleprompter for major speeches, such as the one he gave at the Republican National Convention (RNC) in Cleveland in July. In fact, Trump travels with his own prompter operator that he’s been using since the Republican
Local NBC affiliate KTVH, in Helena, Montana, has upgraded its teleprompting capabilities with new Autoscript’s WinPlus Newsroom Prompting software, which offering both prompting and ancillary data for closed captioning.
Autocue and NewTek demonstrated the interoperability between NDI-enabled applications and other devices at IBC 2016. The two broadcast companies connected and ran Autocue’s QStart teleprompting software, located in the Vitec Videocom booth, 12.E65, to the NewTek booth, 7.K11, at opposite ends of the RAI Exhibition Center.
Looking to make its popular QStart teleprompting software available to more production professionals, Autocue is offering the unlimited version of its Windows-based product available for free. The idea, according to the company, is to show how teleprompting can save a production time and money. Effective July 1, 2016, Autocue’s entry-level Windows
While they are not sexy to look at or technically sophisticated when compared to other tools, TelePrompTers have saved more than a few careers in the news and television production business. Prompting systems generally consist of a dedicated computer running software, a Thin-Film Transistor (TFT) active-matrix display screen in front
There’s an old saying that the gear a student learns with is the same gear they tend to use in professional life. That’s probably why Vitec’s Videocom is supplying the RocketJump Film School, an online filmmaking community started by YouTube sensation Freddie Wong, with gear from its
CueScript is introducing its new CueiT range of prompting software that includes an expanded feature set top facilitate a streamlined tele prompting workflow. It is available in three versions: the entry-level CueiT premier; CueiT Production and CueiT News.
Renewed Vision will showcase the new Windows version of its ProPresenter 6 live multimedia presentation software. The new program joins the existing Mac version in delivering a wide range of features that simplify the production process while elevating the quality and visual richness of video presentations.
TeleScript TECHi lets you turn any iOS device, particularly an iPad, into a fully functioning teleprompter, directed by its own hardware controller, and capable of being mounted on any camera tripod or pedestal.