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NEWS CAPTURE & PRODUCE Compact cameras Blackmagic Design has revealed that several Pocket Cinema Cameras were used to shoot behind the scenes footage and B-roll for rock band the Foo Fighters’ eight part Sonic Highways series for HBO. Blackmagic Design’s HyperDeck Studio Pro SSD recorders and Teranex 2D Processor were also used as the backbone for a mobile production unit. Directed by the band’s Dave Grohl, each of Sonic Highways’ 60-minute episodes is devoted to a different musical landmark – from Austin to Seattle - chronicling the unique history, cultural environment and people that defi ne the city, including its local legends. The documentary was made concurrently with the recording of the Foo Fighter’s new album of the same name. www.blackmagicdesign.com Talkback to America with NBC For more than 25 years Raycom has been custom manufacturing “high-power“ 2-way radio based PMSE / remote broadcast wireless intercom systems that fi t the worldwide dynamic applications of outside broadcast operations. Following initial success supplying its RTB systems to, American broadcaster NBCs’ overseas news fi eld technical operations in the UK Raycom are pleased to announce an FCC type-certifi ed variant of its latest model, the RTB6211D. The rack mounted RTB6211D is a fourth generation design utilising the latest technology through introduction of powerful Kenwood ‘NEXEDGE®’ radios. This gives the RTB6211D the ability to work just as happily in the digital domain as plain old analogue giving the best of both worlds. Highest quality digitally processed audio with noise cancelling in and zero latency full spectrum analogue out from the base station. www.raycom.co.uk 10 | KITPLUS - THE TV-BAY MAGAZINE: ISSUE 95 NOVEMBER 2014 TV-BAY095NOV14.indd 10 06/11/2014 13:05 TV