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Mon 13 Jun 2016

Broadcast RF on the ball at UEFA EURO 2016

Broadcast RF on the ball at UEFA EURO 2016

Broadcast RF are on the ball using Vislink 4K UHD RF broadcast equipment for the opening ceremony of UEFA EURO 2016.

Friday 12th June, at the opening ceremony and first match of the UEFA European Football Championships 2016 Broadcast RF provided UEFA host broadcast (HB) with live 4K UHD aerial pictures.

As a specialist RF hire company UEFA employed Broadcast RF to provide wireless camera and helicopter downlink facilities for UEFA EURO 2016.

UEFA EURO 2016 consists of 24 European teams, playing a total of 51 matches, across ten venues throughout France. Broadcast RF have equipped each stadium with HD ...


Wed 01 Jun 2016

Innovation: EUROMEDIA 1rst 360° live streaming for CANAL+

Innovation: EUROMEDIA 1rst 360° live streaming for CANAL+

To celebrate the big return of boxing to the channel,  CANAL+  commissioned EUROMEDIA for its first 360° shoot.

Saturday 20 May, at the Palais des Sports de Paris, EUROMEDIA added a virtual reality camera to its already substantial filming platform for filming the WBA heavyweight and light-weight boxing championship.

Commissioned by the technical department of CANAL+, the EUROMEDIA teams successfully produced their first 360° shoot with Digital Immersion.
The video was broadcast live and is also available in VOD on MyCanal, for all subscribers.
Immersed in the heart of the action, right next to the ring and the fights, television ...


Thu 19 May 2016

United initiates large-scale HDR test

United initiates large-scale HDR test

On April 14, forty Dutch film and television professionals came together at the invitation of United. The aim of this gathering: carrying out an independent comparison test between several high-end UHD (Ultra High Definition) cameras currently available on the market. In cooperation with, among others Camalot, Camera Rentals and the Nederlandse Film Academie (Dutch Film Academy), a benchmark involving nine cameras took place. Noteworthy detail: in addition to the digital cameras, a 35mm film camera was also present on the Amsterdam set.

"UHD means more than just higher resolution," says Thijs van de Kamp, workflow consultant at United. "HFR (High ...


Tue 17 May 2016

New version of German popular game shows produced at the nobeo studios

New version of German popular game shows produced at the nobeo studios

The new versions of the popular game shows “Family Duel”, “Jeopardy!”, “Wheel of Fortune” and “Ruck Zuck” on the new free TV station RTLplus will be produced at the nobeo Studios.

Cologne, 10.05.16: In addition to his RTL shows, the popular RTL host Oliver Geissen is taking over the hosting of “Ruck Zuck” on the new free TV station RTLplus. “Ruck Zuck” is one of the most famous and popular game shows on German TV. Two teams of five players each compete against each other during the 30-minute show. The goal is to paraphrase predetermined terms in such ...


Mon 02 May 2016

France Télévisions renew its trust in EUROMEDIA (France)

France Télévisions renew its trust in EUROMEDIA (France)

France Télévisions renews its trust in EUROMEDIA for all RF needs to produce the coverage of several of its cycling races for the next five years.

Following an open call for tender, France Télévisions has renewed its trust in EUROMEDIA for the provision of RF (Radio Frequency) means that will be used to cover a large part of the cycling races broadcast by the public group for the period 2016-2020.
For the next five years, EUROMEDIA will therefore continue to draw upon its technical and human resources in order to provide France Télévisions with ...


Mon 18 Apr 2016

The Rolling Stones in Cuba with UNITED

The Rolling Stones in Cuba with UNITED

Rolling Stones concert footage is always pretty unique in its own right. However, documenting “the greatest rock'n'roll band in the world” playing Cuba, where their music had been banned for years, is extra special.

As part of the America Latina Olé tour, The Rolling Stones gave their Concert for Amity in the Cuban capital Havana on Friday, March 25th. A groundbreaking event and a historic landmark, in part because access was free and this was the first open-air concert ever given by a British rock band in Cuba. An estimated one million visitors attended and United were there ...


Wed 06 Apr 2016

Euro Media Group has chosen to extend its broadcast camera fleet with Sony’s HDC-2500 and HDC-4300

Euro Media Group has chosen to extend its broadcast camera fleet with Sony’s HDC-2500 and HDC-4300

Euro Media Group (EMG) has signed a four-year contract to harmonize its broadcast camera fleet with a major investment in Sony’s HDC-HDC-2500 and HDC-4300.

In order to continue leading the industry, EMG needed to upgrade to a solution supporting next generation technology such as 4K, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and High Frame Rate (HFR) shooting. The group also needed to use a single camera platform that will enable to enhance the efficiency of their operations increasing the synergies between subsidiaries. Sony won the tender after a comprehensive process involving multiple broadcast camera companies.

At Euro Media Group, we ...


Thu 10 Mar 2016

Broadcast RF onboard at the Velopark (TWC 2016)

Broadcast RF onboard at the Velopark (TWC 2016)

The UCI Track Cycling World Championships are being held this year at London’s own Lee Valley VeloPark. True to form, the roar of the crowd has lifted the roof as the World’s track stars race to make sporting history and gain the coveted rainbow jerseys.

Great Britain’s Laura Trott delighted the home crowd with a thrilling sprint finish in the women’s Scratch Race. In the women’s Keirin Final Germany’s Kristina Vogel sped to victory, closely followed by 2015 champion Anna Meares.

Both the gold and silver medallist of the women’s Keirin event had ...


Tue 08 Mar 2016

Attilio Grilloni joined 3Zero2Tv in March 2016 as the new CEO.

Attilio Grilloni joined 3Zero2Tv in March 2016 as the new CEO.

“I’m very happy to join a forward-moving company with such a wide range of activities going from content creation to high-end production and multi-platform distribution” he commented.

3Zero2Tv’s founders, Mario Rasini and Piero Crispino, decided to entrust Attilio Grilloni with their creature after an extensive search among Italy’s most experienced broadcasting executives. “We chose Attilio for his professional history, his experience and knowledge covering every facet of today’s multi-media communication. His international career makes him perfect for our company, which operates as a protagonist in a multi-national entity like Euromedia Group”.

Attilio started his career in ...


Thu 03 Mar 2016

Innovation: EUROMEDIA successfully performs a large-scale UHD capture

Innovation: EUROMEDIA successfully performs a large-scale UHD capture

Faithful to its tradition of innovation in sports broadcasting, on Sunday evening EUROMEDIA notched up a major first with the OL/PSG match for Canal+.

After its technical success in capturing the Monaco/PSG match last September, EUROMEDIA has moved onto the next level in its mastery of UHD technology. For the first time in Europe, EUROMEDIA successfully executed the capture using 12 native UltraHD cameras.

This sizeable array comprised 11 Sony HDC 4300 cameras (two installed on a crane) and equipped with Fujifilm (UA22, UA80) and Canon (J12, J22) optics plus a 4K Superloupe camera provided by EUROMEDIA subsidiary ...


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