TV-BAY Magazine Issue 66 June 2012
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WORLD NEWS Scrub expands sales team Sony introduces XDCAM camcorder S ony has recently introduced the full-featured yet light and compact PMW-100 handheld camcorder. The PMW-100 joins the ever popular XDCAM HD422 line-up making it the smallest and lightest camcorder in the XDCAM family. The camera incorporates HD/SD-SDI output, Composite output, Genlock input, time code input/ output, i.LINK (HDV/DV) input/output, and A/V output. www.pro.sony.eu/media S crub, HHB Communications Soho based post- production office, has bolstered its sales team with the addition of former Avid Product Specialist Devin Workman. Devin’s previous position as an Avid and Euphonix Product Specialist and his vast audio engineering background make him the perfect candidate for the position. His knowledge of the EUCON workflow and Euphonix control surfaces is an asset to both the Scrub team and its customers. A seasoned Pro Tools user, Devin was part of the team at Euphonix that launched the successful Artist Series control surfaces, and while at Avid he developed the latest Pro Tools Application Set for Artist Control and the System 5-MC, which form part of the recent Pro Tools 10 release. www.hhb.co.uk/scrub Engaging in Wicked Game with Il Divo X L Video is supplying curved LED screens and special customised touring frames, video playback control, cameras/PPU, an IMAG projection system and crew for Brit Award winning Il Divos current, highly successful Wicked Game world tour which is on its first UK /European leg. XLs project manager Paul Macca McCauley explains,  The main objective was to replicate the curved aesthetic making it as quick to rig and as easily portable as possible and we are extremely pleased with the results. The three screens - upstage left / right and downstage are made up from a total of 280 modules of Pixled F11 LED surface, mounted in 55 of XLs 2x2 touring frames which have been specially modified to create the curvature. www.xlvideo.tv TV-BAY MAGAZINE | 23