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    Up to the Task: Selling comedy to the world

    2018-11-19T15:56:00Z

    Gameshow Taskmaster has been a standout hit for UKTV and is now entertaining audiences around the world. Creator Alex Horne and execs from UKTV and production company Avalon explain how the show was exported to 17 countries.

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    5G: The catalyst for immersive sports experiences

    2018-11-16T12:43:00Z

    The Tour De France is the world’s most well-known cycling race and a monumental challenge for broadcasters. The TM Forum, through its Catalyst programme, set out to examine how 5G technology could be used to cover the event.

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    Shining a light on LEDs

    2018-11-14T15:50:00Z

    The rapid development of LEDs is now leading to a greater quest for consistency and improved colour rendition during production. David Fox reports for IBC365.

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    RTS Craft and Design nominees announced

    2018-11-09T11:09:00Z

    The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced its 2018 Craft and Design Awards with The Windsors Royal Wedding Special, The End of the F***ing World and A Very English Scandal, leading the nominations across four categories.

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    The art of animation success

    2018-11-09T11:00:00Z

    Based out of Kilkenny in Ireland, Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon has racked up Oscar nominations and interest from streaming platforms. Paul Young of Cartoon Saloon explains how OTT content hunger is fuelling the global animation market.

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    Women freelancers triumph at Rory Peck Awards

    2018-11-08T15:55:00Z

    The Rory Peck Awards last night honoured the work of freelancers covering worldwide news and current affairs from dangerous and fascinating locations.

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    A game-changing revolution

    2018-11-06T13:31:00Z

    It’s rare when something can be truly said to represent a revolutionary approach to filmmaking. Attendees of a jaw-dropping Big Screen session at IBC2018 got to see for themselves how game technology is fundamentally changing the way films are made.

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    Special effects: Keeping it real

    2018-11-05T16:42:00Z

    Far from being killed off by digital, practical special effects are routinely used to heighten the effectiveness of scenes and emotional beats in a way impossible in a computer.

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    Amplifying the sound of silence

    2018-11-01T16:33:00Z

    Audio is key to bringing natural history stories to life, say filmmakers who have used Dolby Atmos to enhance their films.

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    Driving immersive audio forward at Sky

    2018-10-31T13:39:00Z

    Sky is one of a handful of global broadcasters taking a prominent role in evolving the use of Dolby Atmos in live events, Andy Stout reports.