Amidst swirling competition and a need for new revenue, radio personalities have expanded their audiences and their reach by installing video cameras in their studios and broadcasting from remote sites related to their genre’s scope. This has been particularly true of sports talk radio shows, which use major sporting and entertainment events to draw their listeners in. They have also invested heavily in live remotes to attract attention.
To support Polish broadcasters covering the World Games 2017, held in Wroclaw, Poland, system integrator LP Systems relied on Lawo IP technology and systems. The annual sporting event saw 3,500 athletes competing from 112 countries in events not included in the Olympic games.
IP-based solutions are increasingly seen as the go to technology for new facility construction. Even so, the use of IP for media is neither simple or universal in terms of application. There currently are multiple flavors of IP and not all media tasks may be sufficiently solved by today’s IP products. Engineers need to understand the benefits offered by IP technology and where to leverage the benefits the platform may offer. Here are two articles that provide thought leadership on using IP inside media facilities.
In an effort to educate customers about the sound quality of its audio mixing consoles, Solid State Logic (SSL) has published a new white paper entitled “Lifting the Veil: The Science Behind the SSL Sound,” which provides user testimony and the science/technology behind what has become renown throughout the industry as “the SSL Sound.”
Broadcasters cannot always justify the expense of sending a dedicated remote production truck and a team of skilled on-site operators for niche events, like as sports, news, or regional music festivals. The Calrec RP1audio mixing console surface enables key staff to mix the audio from the home studio just as they would if on location.
The Joan Sutherland Theatre, located within the world-famous Sydney Opera House, has upgraded its audio equipment with a new console, signal routing system and control interface from Lawo. The unique venue hosts hundreds of musical events each year. The main concert hall will get a similar facelift in 2019.
Solid State Logic A leader in the design and manufacture of digital broadcast audio consoles, audio routing &
Lawo Well known for its broadcast TV and radio mixing consoles, Lawo has in recent years expanded int
Wheatstone Corp Mix Remote Feeds from the Home Studio with WheatNet-IP Audio Networking and IP Audio Mixers by Wheat