Production Equipment

Production Studio

  • 32′ x 25′ with 12′ lighting grid; black and muslin cyclorama curtains
  • (3) Hitachi Z-HD5000 camera chains; Vinten pedestals and Manfrotto camera supports
  • (2) Listec teleprompters
  • (24) 20A lighting channels, Videssence fluorescent instruments, with quartz fresnels, scoops, ETC ellipsoidals
  • HD monitoring for production and on-set signage


  • Shure SM-81 (4)
  • AKG C-1000S (2)
  • Shure SM-58 (7), Shure SM-57 (4)
  • Audio-Technica Pro37R (6)
  • Audio-Technica 835B shotgun (2)
  • Sennheiser 421 (1)Shure drum mic kit
  • Shure SLX wireless microphones with SM-86, SM-58, and lavalier packs

Production Control

  • Native production in 1080i HD
  • Ross Synergy 2MD Switcher
  • Imagine Communications Predator II multiviewer
  • Avid Deko 3000 Hybrid character generator
  • File-based recording in ProRes codec
  • Ross SoftMetal HD video server (2 HD playout; 1 HD record)
  • Harris Videotek signal monitoring equipment
  • Telex Audiocom and Radiocom intercom systems
  • Behringer X32 Digital Audio Console
  • JBL studio monitor speakers
  • DBX, Behringer and Lexicon signal processing equipment
  • Legacy SD recording to DVD

Master Control

  • Tightrope Media Systems Cablecast Pro broadcast automation
  • Tightrope Media Systems Carousel digital signage
  • Blackmagic Design 72×144 HD-SDI router, embedded audio
  • Tightrope Media Systems SX2HD and VS4 video servers
  • Tightrope Media Systems ProVOD video-on-demand and STRM-LIVE web stream servers
  • Ross and Blackmagic Design OpenGear terminal equipment
  • Transmitting three cable TV channels
  • Reception point for 20 live locations in the area


  • Four seats of nonlinear HD editing
  • Apple Final Cut Pro X
  • Apple Mac Pro dual 2.66 GHz six-core Intel Xeon processor
  • AJA LHi capture & output card
  • Rorke HDX storage area network; FibreJet SAN management software
  • File-based HD workflow supporting all popular file formats and codecs
  • Legacy SD recording to DVD

Acquisition / EFP

  • Sony NX-5U HD Camcorders (3)
  • JVC GY-HM100 HD Camcorders (4)
  • Sony HVR-Z1U HD Camcorders (2)
  • Mackie 1402-VLZ audio mixer
  • Shure M267 audio mixer
  • Miller and Sachtler supports
  • Lowel lighting kits
  • Wired and wireless microphone systems

Mobile Production Vehicle

  • Native production in SD 525i
  • Blackmagic Design 2 M/E switcher with SuperSource
  • JVC GY-DV550 camera chains (5)
  • Sony broadcast monitors
  • Manfrotto camera supports
  • Avid Deko 550 character generator
  • File-based recording using ProRes codec
  • Harris Videotek signal monitoring equipment
  • Telex Audiocom and Radiocom intercom systems
  • Mackie 32-channel audio console
  • DBX, Behringer and Yamaha signal processing equipment
  • Wired and wireless microphone systems
  • Lowel lighting kits
  • JonyJib 25′ camera crane
  • Legacy SD recording to DVD
  • Microwave and RF live transmission capability

Multi-Camera Mobile Flypack

  • Native production in HD 1080i
  • Blackmagic Design 1 M/E 4K switcher
  • Blackmagic Design monitoring and signal test equipment
  • Sony NX-5U Camcorders (3)
  • File-based recording using ProRes codec
  • Telex Audiocom intercom system
  • Soundcraft EPM12 audio console
  • Behringer MDX4600 Multicom Pro XL compressors (8 channels)
  • Legacy SD recording to DVD

Production Equipment

Updated on 2014-06-25T17:42:30-04:00, by Administrator.