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Broadcast TV

Info on television production technique and new broadcast developments

Conflicts, errors, statistics and monitoring

21 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

All systems have weaknesses, even those that are apparently more robust and tested this is what I came across, a system that has been in use for 10 years and that has started to give problems for a day ... excluding hw / sw faults, what has changed i...

Timecode MXF

20 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

With the passage of time not only the technologies advance but also our experience and supply, therefore the need arises to review work flows that have become obsolete this is the case of the timcode tracks of the mxf files, in the past some systems...

Systems and users ... how many stories!

22 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

When working with systems used by many users, although they are in the same workplace, they often meet people who are unable to understand the technical problems they use. I manage many systems, some developed by me others by suppliers, others newer...

Advertising regulation

21 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

Each country has its own regulation regarding the amount of advertising that can be transmitted Italian law defines that: the public service cannot exceed 12% of hourly advertising, any surplus, however not exceeding 2%, can be recovered in the next...

Delivery Manager

19 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

The management of incoming materials in a production process such as that of a national television broadcaster requires extreme flexibility and a system that allows the workflow to be distorted a system that can work both from the first block to the...

Storage Statistic for Aspect Ratio

19 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

A television station, especially if active for over 10 years, has to deal with many aspects related to the passage of time and new technologies ... the first and most banal is the transformation from 4: 3 to 16: 9 and subsequently SD (Standard Defini...


18 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

1. PLAYOUT SPECIFICATIONS   1.1. PLAYOUT PHYSICAL SUPPORT   The physical support must be delivered to the Playout ready for on air transmission, without   manual intervention.    Technical standards that inspired this document are exhaustively descri...

Correct Aspect Ratio on 16:9 TV

18 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

Often on TV you see formats other than this Like this Or this In all 2 cases everything is normal, in the first case the film / TV show is an old product shot in 4: 3, in the second it is always an old product shot in 2.35 cinematographic proporti...

Loudness of Programs and current Regulations

17 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments 7R5

The term loudness (or sound power), with reference to the television environment, indicates a measure of the average volume level of the sound that the user perceives while listening to the entire duration of an advertising spot or program. The preci...