InBroadcast: InStudio Column’s Overview of TalkShow VS100

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Full Story at InBroadcast The March 2015 issue of InBroadcast includes a comprehensive overview of NewTek TalkShow VS-100.  The article covers the feature set in detail, giving those considering the product a good picture of the functions provided in this new video calling production tool.  In the online version of the article, linked to above … Read more…

King of Hammers 2015 Broadcasts Take AJA Gear Off-Roading

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AJA is one of the many best of breed companies with products like KUMO SDI routers that make up the NewTek Developer Network. KUMO routers not only compliment a robust TriCaster workflow, they are optimized to integrate seamlessly into it. Here’s a story we found about an off road race that was just as challenging … Read more…

NABShow 2015: NewTek Hosts Broadcast Minds™: Content Leaders Chart Broadcast’s Future

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Today’s media creators are always pushing the envelope – finding new ways to make and share video content. To spotlight these innovators, NewTek hosts Broadcast Minds™, where industry leaders discuss the future of broadcast communications. Panelists will include: Leo Laporte: Moderator; Founder and Owner of TWiT.TV, Leo has been one of the industry’s top tech … Read more…

The Inside Story on Cutting Live for Beyonce Dance-a-Thon 24 Hours on MTV

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Mitch Jacobson of Category Five Studios shared a behind-the-scenes look at the people and equipment used to produce the Beyonce Dance-a-Thon 24 Hours, on MTV March 9th, in Category Five’s blog.  Noteworthy is that the production made use of two TriCaster 8000 units and their mirror mode, which ensures that high-end mission-critical live production goes … Read more…

Liquor Control Board of Ontario Uses Simple In-House Video Workflow To Train Employees and Reach Out To Customers

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by Genevieve Tomney The room is dark, but for the lights trained on a high-top counter in the middle of the set, dotted with all of the spirits, mixes, garnishes and bar tools needed to make the hottest cocktails for the holiday season. Three cameras are pointed on the host and her guest. The director … Read more…

Increase Quality, Streamline Workflow, For Less Money? Here’s How HRTV Managed It

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The timeless attraction of horse racing, dating back to ancient Greece, Babylon, Syria and Egypt, is simple. The thoroughbred horse, widely believed to be faster than cheetahs in endurance races, can maintain a speed of 45 miles per hour for a distance of more than a mile, making the horse race “the fastest two minutes … Read more…

How Western Illinois University (WIU) Trains the Next Generation of Broadcast Journalists

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By: Claudia Kienzle Macomb, Il When Macomb, Illinois residents watch NEWS3 newscasts on their local Comcast cable channel 3, they see a multi-camera news program, rich with graphics, branding, and interesting content. Judging by the quality of this on-air product, they would not suspect it’s a Western Illinois University (WIU) student production. And when national … Read more…

Next Generation Video Interviews (Webcast)

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Next Generation Video Interviews with TalkShow Dr. Andrew Cross and Simon Lucas, the men behind the teams who created TalkShow and Skype TX, explain how this groundbreaking solution is reinventing your broadcast interviews and streamlining your workflow, followed by an in-depth look at the system with product expert Don Ballance. Find more information on TalkShow … Read more…

St. John Television Network Produces Online and Television Sports Coverage

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While the quality of sports coverage at virtually every major college has increased significantly to keep pace with what fans see on network television, the budgets to carry it out still lag behind. That’s why integrated production systems, which bring all of the features and functionality of a traditional video and audio control room under … Read more…

A Revolutionary WAAY to Produce Live News

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When the ABC affiliate, WAAY-TV decided to transition from standard-def. to hi-def. they faced a typical local station challenge—they needed to create the most visually dynamic and competitive HD newscasts on a very limited budget. After extensive research, they chose TriCaster. Using TriCaster in a new and innovative way, the engineering team at WAAY connected … Read more…