Telemedia, a specialist provider of a range dynamic media broadcasting services
and tailor-made solutions, will highlight a number of state-of-the-art
technologies at Mediatech Africa.
“We are planning to display all the SNG (satellite news gathering) FlyAway
equipment from Vislink, a world leader in microwave, satellite and wireless
communications systems. In addition we will showcase the latest encoders and
receivers from Ericsson,’ explains Quentin Barkhuizen, Telemedia’s national
He notes that Michael Hall, an expert from Crystal Vision – a designer and
manufacturer of distinctive modular products for the professional broadcast
industry – will be a guest on the Telemedia stand at Mediatech Africa.
Other experts available to talk to Telemedia customers will be Stefano Finessi
and Spencer Newbury of the Vitec Group.
Barkhuizen continues: “Telemedia is an official distributor for the Vitec Group,
which incorporates a number of top brands such as Sachtler camera support
systems, Anton/Bauer batteries and chargers, Petrol Bags camera protection
equipment, Litepanels LED lighting products, and Camera Corps remote camera
“On our stand we will also display Reflecmedia green screen technology, which
is used in TV production, film and digital content creation around the world.’
Visitors to the Telemedia stand will be exposed to two new Hitachi cameras –
the Hitachi SK-HD1000, a high-performance, multi-standard, multi-format studio
and field HDTV production camera, and the SK-HD5000, Hitachi’s top-of-the-line
HDTV studio and EFP camera.
Also to be highlighted on Telemedia’s stand are Nevion optical fibre distribution
and signal processing solutions; Wohler in-rack audio and video monitors;
Kroma video monitors and Comrex IP audio transmission technology.
Barkhuizen reports that Telemedia has just completed a digital telephone hybrid
system for three studios at Botswana Radio, using the Comrex STAC 6.
“We’ve also installed an OB (outside broadcast) contribution link for LTV
(Lesotho TV), utilising Vislink Gigawave equipment. This project involved
equipping a repeater station at Berea Plateau,’ he concludes.
Telemedia (Pty) Ltd – Stand Numbers D38 + D40