IBC 2016

23rd September 2016 | Uncategorised

Over at the RAI and IBC 2016 is enjoying a great big game of musical chairs – or maybe that should be musical Market Share! As each of the big camera manufacturers announce moves into new target markets…

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NAB 2016: When to invest?

16th May 2016 | Uncategorised

NAB 2016, and it’s clear that the technology cycle is turning ever faster. HD is becoming UHD, Tapeless workflows have progressed to transferring files over the internet; storage is often ‘in the cloud’, cameras can fly, sets can be virtual, and remote production is a reality. Now even virtual is a reality!..

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Tradeshow round up

10th April 2016 | Uncategorised

Right now we are in the middle of tradeshow season – following BVE in February, and with NAB, Prolight + Sound and PLASA North all happening during April and May, we’ll be networking our socks off…

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Viewpoint 29

1st March 2016 | Uncategorised

After 17 years as part of the Rothschild family, the company that began as Fineline, and became Five Arrows Media Finance in January last year, was bought by Paragon Bank in November…

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IBC 2015

23rd September 2015 | Uncategorised

‘Nothing changes if nothing changes’ seems an apt adage to sum up IBC 2015. At first glance it would be glib to say there was nothing really new at the show. True there was no big ‘Game Changer’ this year in the acquisition oriented…

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24th April 2015 | Uncategorized

As we descend into the desert for the 2015 NAB convention, there’s an air of excitement pervading the plane. After all this is Sin City; the traditional launch event for new Broadcast equipment and technology…

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Autumn Shows

17th November 2014 | Uncategorized

So, the autumn slew of shows has ended, but far from being ‘more of the same’ they proved themselves to be ‘the same, but more of it’!

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Viewpoint 26

16th September 2014 | Uncategorized

As the saying goes “the UK is a nation of shopkeepers” and, as evidence suggests that the UK SME market is slowly recovering from the recession and financial crisis, those left standing are leaner and led by battle-hardened management…

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25th April 2014 | Uncategorized

So, what was the word on the strip this year? Well there were two that seemed to be repeated most often (besides, another beer? Or Red or Black?). The first was ‘bouyant’ and the other was ‘reliability’…

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Viewpoint 25

1st March 2014 | Uncategorized

A study has revealed that optimists live 7 years longer than pessimists so it is fair to say they are both right, but which would you rather be?

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