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WORLD NEWS Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera: overwhelming support L eading UK resellers, including CVP Group and Jigsaw Systems, have placed substantial orders for the new Cinema Camera from Blackmagic Design. Such strong early commitment anticipates a huge demand for this break-thorough 2.5K camera. Blackmagic Design’s UK distributor, Holdan, is delighted by the arrival of the camera and by reseller support. “The channel’s commitment to this brand new product is testament to Blackmagic’s reputation for delivering on its promises. The camera is a significant step-up from the majority of DSLRs and potentially a rival to a number of prestigious models; it’s also an ideal second camera and a wonderful introduction to the art of cinematography.” Noted Allan Leonhardsen of Holdan Limited. www.blackmagic-design.com/uk NEP acquires Bow Tie Television NEP is pleased to announce its acquisition of UK based Bow Tie TV Limited.   This deal comes after a long-standing relationship between the companies, and widens NEPs UK services into Contract Management and Digital Media for Government and Principal Authorities. www.nepinc.com Commitment to live event production Bexel, a unit of the Vitec Group’s Services Division and a leading worldwide provider of broadcast services and solutions, announced its recent acquisition of eight EVS XT3 six-channel production servers with 900GB drives, three EVS XS six-channel production servers and a host of IPDirector suites, 24x900GB SAS Expansion chassis, XStoreSE 20TB storage and support equipment. The new equipment purchase is part of Bexel’s million-dollar server upgrade, designed to meet industry demand and provide its clients with the latest and fastest platform system on the market today.  www.bexel.com End to end workflow solution C inegy and local Bosnian partner Provis are pleased to announce the recent installation of Cinegy’s complete end to end Workflow solution at Radio Televizija BN in Bosnia. RTVBN have 3 channels within their station, two of them are information, education and entertainment and the third is strictly a music channel. With more than 150 employees and offices in more than 10 cities, RTVBN needed a new solution which enabled them to remain one of the leaders of development and implementation of new technologies within Bosnia and Hezegovina. With Cinegy they have solved the problem of broadcasting pre-prepared shows along with movies and educational programs which in the past has taken a lot of time to organize. Since installing Cinegy Workflow they now have a faster playout, faster exchange of clips between editing and broadcasting and an easier overview of the archive as well as a faster preparation and calculation of segment lengths plus many more benefits Says Slaven Micanovic of RTVBN www.cinegy.com Go for gold with new cables W ith the current concentration of broadcast media preparations for the summer games in London, Bryant Unlimited have extended their own-brand  range of 75 Ohm digital coaxial video cables for high definition imaging for use up to 3Gb/s - 4.5 GHz with the addition of the following new designs: BD SD50/53 BD SD50F/53F BD SD10/13 BD SD10F/13F SDI video cables (medium) Flexible SDI video cables (medium) SDI video cables (large) Flexible SDI video cables (large) Thes e cost-effective, European made SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 3G-SDI cables are constructed with gas- injected insulation, dual braid and tape screening and LSOH or PVC jacket materials to match the dimensions and performance levels of similar offerings. www.bryant-unlimited.co.uk