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Sony’s Unorthodox, Barnyard Filming of the Tour de France
by Matt Thames For the very early stage of the race, Sony outfitted five sheep with its latest AS100VR Action Cams, complete with waterproof features and image stabilization capacity. Sony then handed over the keys to local shepherd, Ian Hammond, to remotely control the cameras atop his flock. Attached using a modified dog harness, Sony hopes to catch a very unorthodox perspective of the Yorkshire leg of the Tour de France.
Published on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 3:47 PM
A Comprehensive Guide to One-Camera Live Streaming Setups
While the majority of Mainstream Media's live streams are multi-camera configurations, there are numerous situations where only one camera is needed. Events such as online learning modules, press conferences, electronic news gathering, and internal corporate broadcasts can be really successful with a simple one-camera setup.
Published on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 12:06 PM
Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Mass Media Uses Marshall Electronics for Broadcasts
Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Mass Media is using monitors from Marshall Electronics for its curriculum as well as for its broadcasts, which include telecasts for the local CW and Fox affiliates, and for streaming of various sporting events. We got an exclusive interview with Dr. Jim Dufek, Professor, TV & Film Operations Manager, SETV Production Director, Dept. of Mass Media at Southeast Missouri State University.
Published on Friday, June 29, 2018 10:00 AM
Live Event Design Trends, Challenges & What Happens When Microsoft Acquires Your Client Right Before An Event
Recently the Xamarin Evolve 16 corporate event took place - the largest cross-platform mobile event in the world, where over 1,500 developers, industry leaders and Xamarin experts converged to advance the state of the art, discuss mobile strategy and define the future app design. And leading live event designer/producer Riverview Systems Group, Milpitas, CA, was there too, in a big way. Riverview’s on site crew of 26 production staff and 60 local technicians ran the show at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, Fla.
Published on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 11:20 AM
Tips & Tricks on Gaining New Video Clients
What tips and tricks are needed to gain new video clients? Would it be updated equipment, resume, reels? Read up on tips from a few industry pros to find out!
Published on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:29 AM
The Freelancers Guide to Making Money in a Competitive Market
Everyone today has a smart phone and simple access to upload their videos to websites and social media channels. But skilled video professionals with higher end equipment still reign supreme when it comes to quality. And with the growing need for live video, there are more opportunities and money on the table.
Published on Sunday, September 17, 2017 10:51 AM
Cool Cars, Mobile Live Streams and a Blackout…Oh My!
Self-proclaimed “Satellite Guy” Rob McWilliams of McWilliams Productions shares tales from producing multiple live shows at CES, including how he was able to live stream through a massive blackout!
Published on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 10:00 AM
High School Students Use New, Free Technology to Produce Live Election Coverage — Just Like the Networks
As technology advances, it not only expands the palate of creative opportunities but also lowers the barrier of entry, allowing more people to participate. It’s a corollary to Moore’s Law, and television production is no exception. Once the bastion of big companies, specialized equipment, and large budgets, the barrier to entry has lowered enough for high schools with limited resources to operate at a level equal to that of many professional studios.
Published on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 11:25 AM
Now Open: AbelCine Completes a Build-Out of New Location in Brooklyn's Industry City
AbelCine recently completed a build-out of their new location in Brooklyn’s Industry City. The 44,000 sq ft facility encompasses a sales showroom, rental facility, training theater, tech services center, community areas, and a development center. With an Open House planned for February 10, ProductionHUB caught up with Pete Abel, CEO; Mike Nichols, Business Development Manager; and Jeff Lee, National Training Manager, to learn more about the new space.
Published on Monday, February 5, 2018 9:12 AM
Is Producing Sports Like Playing Them? 4 Lessons from Super Bowl 51
The Super Bowl packs enough drama to turn even the most unrepentant non-fan into a super fan for a day. Leading up to the 51st face off, we had the hype, the social media darlings, and the hashtags. Some hoped their team would #RiseUp. Others wondered if theirs would win #OneMore. At the core of all of it was one thing: the story.
Published on Monday, February 13, 2017 10:25 AM
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