Posted: Thursday, June 25, 2015 12:00 AM
Broadcast Systems: Latest OB truck hits the streets of London
The latest OB truck built by the WTS broadcast systems integration team has hit the streets of London, taking in the red-carpet glamour of three film premieres in Leicester Square. The eight-camera rigid HD outside b...
Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2015 3:30 PM
It's official: Sony announces release of α7R II high megapixel 4K-capable digital camera
Patrick van Weeren, WTS' resident cameraman and production specialist, takes a look at the impressive spec of Sony's not-so-secret new high-megapixel, 4K-capable digital camera, the α7R II, available from August 2015....
Posted: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 12:00 AM
Sony releases new firmware update 6.0 for F5 and F55 cinema cameras
Sony has announced firmware update version 6.0 for its large sensor PMW-F5 and PMW-F55 digital motion picture cameras. The update adds Apple ProRes 4444 as a recording format with the Sony CBK-55PD codec board, enabl...
Posted: Friday, June 05, 2015 12:00 AM
Sony Optical Disc Archive (ODA) can challenge LTO with its significant workflow and performance advantages
WTS workflow specialist Michael Byrne takes a look at Sony's Optical Disc Archive (ODA) system - and finds it can offer significant benefits over LTO in workflow and performance, as well as reliability and longevity. ...