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Telegenic Deploys Riedels Decentralized MediorNet to Deliver U.S. Golf Action to European Golf Fans Posted: 09/05/2017
Riedel Communications' MediorNet real-time signal transport, processing, and routing network is helping to bring exciting live coverage of American golf to viewers throughout Europe. Telegenic, a major outside broadcast (OB) production company with its main office in the U.K. and a new U.S. office in Atlanta, chose MediorNet to provide the redundant and decentralized signal routing and transport infrastructure required for its coverage.
Tags: Riedel Communications | Telegenic | MediorNet | Golf | Fans | signal transport | processing | routing network
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CTV Takes Axons Cerebrum Back To The Open Golf Championship Posted: 29/07/2016
For the second year running, Axon Digital Design's Cerebrum control and monitoring system played a key part in helping CTV Outside Broadcast deliver the prestigious 145th Open Golf Championship.
Tags: Axon Digital Design | Cerebrum Monitoring & Control | The Open Golf Championship | CTV | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
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Hole in one: Vinten and Vizrt bring Ryder Cup to life Posted: 25/09/2014

Vinten®, part of Vitec Videocom, a Vitec Group company, has supplied a Vinten encoded pan and tilt head to Sky Sports for use in studio during the upcoming Ryder Cup.

The Vinten encoded head, the Vision 250E, features a box that can supply positional and lens data for the virtual reality (VR) processing software and will be used in studio by presenters to showcase the golfers and statistics in a virtual environment during the tournament.

Tags: Vitec Videocom | Vinten | Sky Sports | Golf | Ryder Cup | 3D | Virtual Reality
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Hole-in-one for RTS and OMNEO at the British Open Posted: 18/11/2013

The British Open Championship is the oldest golf tournament in the world. Since 1860, it has been held annually either in Scotland or in England. Past winners include virtually all the games legends, including Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and Greg Norman. The venue for the British Open 2013, which ran from July 18 to 21, was the idyllic Muirfield links overlooking the Firth of Forth in East Lothian, Scotland. The worlds largest sports-only channel, ESPN, provided coverage of the event, enlisting for the purpose the aid of IMG and CTV Outside Broadcasts, a British company that has been active now for over three decades in the broadcasting industry and numbers the BAFTA film awards as well as a variety of NFL, cricketing and golfing events among its references.

Tags: RTS | British Open | OMNEO | ADAM | CTV Outside Broadcast | Golf | KP-32-CLD | KP-32 | KP-12-CLD | OMI | OKI
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Bexel Hits Hole-in-One For PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda Posted: 03/12/2012

Bexel, a unit of the Vitec Groups Services Division and a leading worldwide provider of broadcast services and solutions, was on site at the 2012 PGA Grand Slam of Golf for the sixth consecutive year, providing engineering support, portable solutions and fiber for the renowned tournament. Bexel set up the events broadcast facility, including the companys customizable Hercules Flypack, to help meet the competitions complex, remote production requirements in Southampton, Bermuda.

Tags: Bexel | 2012 PGA Grand Slam of Golf | Southampton | Bermuda | Sony | Calrec Hydra2 | Edac analog | Vitec Group
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Golf Channel Completes Facility Upgrade with SSL C100 HDS and C10 HD Consoles Posted: 17/10/2012

Golf Channel, the worlds premiere distributor of golf-related programming, reaching over 120 million households worldwide, is currently upgrading all of its post-production and live suites at its Orlando studio as a facility-wide upgrade to HD/surround sound production. Control rooms PCR 1 and PCR 3 host a new Solid State Logic C100 HDS and C10 HD, respectively, joining the existing C100 HDS in PCR 2. The three consoles offer a consistent operator interface throughout the facility, all feature SSLs Production Assistant options to help streamline production and are connected via a MORSE Router to enable audio asset sharing between studios. 

Tags: Solid State Logic | SSL | C100 HDS | C10 HD | Production Assistant | MORSE Router | Golf Channel
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Argosy Supports Vision Charity in Golf Challenge Posted: 25/04/2012

On June 20th 2012, four intrepid golfers will attempt to play a unique round of golf on a composite course of nearly 140,000 yards. They will play one hole on each of 18 of East Lothians finest golf courses in one day aiming to raise £10,000 for the Vision Charity Sports Legacy Initiative.

 

They will be starting at North Berwick, and completing the challenge on the 3 Gullane courses some 13 hours later. This is a unique golfing challenge and the team have applied to The Guinness Book of World Records for ratification as a record.

Tags: Visions Charity | golf | Argosy
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AVIOM PRO64 SYSTEM HITS THE ROAD WITH NEP SUPERSHOOTERS Posted: 15/12/2011

When NEP Broadcasting needed to replace its existing audio-over-fiber gear, it turned to Aviom, exclusive developer of the world's most powerful audio transport protocol, A-Net®, to provide not only a robust solution, but one that would audio distribution system that is easily scalable for large live broadcast events from professional football games to racing and professional golf tours where temperature, humidity and rough handling are common. Best known for its live-sound, Aviom is showing its versatility with this latest NEP project, extending its reach into the broadcast market. 

Tags: Aviom | NEP | audio network | broadcast applications | Pro64 | football | racing | golf | sports broadcast | audio quality

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ADVANCED BROADCAST SOLUTIONS SPONSORS OREGON MEDIA PRODUCTION ASSOCIATION GOLF TOURNAMENT Posted: 13/07/2011
Premier systems integration firm Advanced Broadcast Solutions (ABS) is a Contest Hole Sponsor for the Final Cut Classic & Winery Tour, a fundraising event for the Oregon Media Production Association (OMPA) and Edward Gustamante Media Arts Education Fund. The golf tournament will be held at the Indian Creek Golf Course in Hood River, Ore., on July 22, 2011. Registration and prize putt qualifications begin at 10:30 a.m.

Tags: systems integration | fundraising | golf | advanced broadcast solutions
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Dame Evelyn Glennie Mixes Film Score At Hackenbacker Audio Post Posted: 08/07/2010

Percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie and composer/producer Ian Dean have been working at Hackenbacker Audio Post in Soho to mixed the score for Golf in the Kingdom, a new feature film directed by Susan Streitfeld and due for release later this year.

Tags: Hackenbacker | Soho | Audio Post Production | Evelyn Glennie | Ian Dean | Nigel Heath | Golf In The Kingdom
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Golf Channel Simplifies PAL SIGNALCONVERSION with FOR-A FRC-7000 Posted: 22/06/2010
Golf Channel recently acquired two FOR-A FRC-7000 HD Frame Rate Converters for its facility in Orlando, Fla. The two units will be used to convert all of its PAL production feeds from Europe and Asia.
"Previously, our frame rate conversion was done by a third party. We decided to streamline the process and perform in-house frame rate conversion of PAL signals," said Ken Botelho, Golf Channel senior director of engineering. "Now that we control the quality of that signal in-house, it saves time – and that saves money."
Golf Channel is an international programming network serving more than 120 million homes with four different discreet output paths: SD and HD domestically, SD to Asia and the Pacific Rim, and a world feed that's coming soon.
Not only does the FRC-7000 improve Golf Channel's picture quality, it is the standards converter needed to receive the PAL signal from Europe directly via satellite. "The two units have definitely exceeded our expectations in terms of the integrity of our signal," said Botelho. The two FRC-7000 units serve as the "traffic cop" for signals entering its facility from Europe. They interface with the master control and then converted footage can be routed to the server or record decks.
"We find the FRC-7000 is very easy to operate and control," said Botelho. "Our operators appreciate that the unit has plenty of 'handles' on it. The ability to manipulate the audio and video is a very handy feature when you're taking in satellite feeds. Once we configured it for our system, the FRC-7000 has pretty much been a 'set it and forget it' part of our workflow."
 

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