At the upcoming NAB2012 Show in Las Vegas, Digigram will debut CANCUN, a new range of innovative mobile USB sound cards for on-the-go audio professionals and reporters. The range offers high-end performance and features with an ergonomic design that makes the cards exceptionally efficient to use.
The Biathlon World Cup in Ruhpolding, Germany, is a joint production of broadcasters ARD and ZDF. As this year’s host broadcaster, ZDF is responsible for the creation of international signals through its two OB vans. The distribution of the signal and the servicing of unilateral broadcast centers and rights holders are also part of ZDF’s job.
Minnetonka Audio Software, Inc., a leader in production software for motion picture, broadcast surround sound and consumer electronics applications, has announced that UK-based AmberFin, a leading developer of file-based media ingest, transcoding and quality control solutions, has entered into an OEM agreement to license Dolby™ E encoder and decoder technology from Minnetonka Audio.
HARMAN’s Studer has extended its popular Vista 5 M2 range of digital broadcast and production consoles to include a 22-fader option, realising the lowest cost Vista ever to be made available and accompanying it with a new low-cost, Compact Stagebox.
Digital workflow experts Emotion Systems has announced that London post production giant The Mill and Beam have ordered licenses for Emotion's "eFF" (Emotion File Finish) software application, which automatically analyses and fixes audio loudness violations in file-based media.
PHABRIX has announced that it will be showing a new integrated Dolby E generator and analyser at BVE, the Broadcast Video Expo taking place in London from 14 to 16 February.
American pop star Katy Perry’s engineering team relies on DPA Microphones’ 4088 cardioid headsets for all the pop superstar’s live performances, including her current California Dreams world tour.
On 12 January the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) received the prestigious Emmy Award from the US National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas for the "Standardisation of Loudness Metering for Use in Broadcast Audio'.
The importance of sound is arguably second only to sight when considering the senses, and as you sit back, eyes closed, and listen to that astonishing orchestra or your favourite group, can you imagine a world without sound? Do you visualise a large studio recording with a composer, musicians and vocalists?
TheWorkRoom is a multi-award winning audio post facility based in the Cape Town CBD. Founded by director Stephen Webster in 2005, TheWorkRoom focuses on providing high end recording and post-production facilities to the film and advertising industries.