TV Production


Links Week Ending 23rd September 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the end of this week. There are a lot again as I was …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| Game Playing| High Brightness Displays| LED| Medical| MiniLED| MMD (AOC Philips)| Netflix| Semiconductors| Smartphones| Sports and Stadiums| SVOD| Transparent Displays| Transport| TV Production| TVs (TV Sets)

RGB is Not Enough for Virtual Production

by Bob Raikes

Last week, I went along to an event run by SMPTE UK and hosted by ETC that covered the interesting topic of virtual production using LEDs. I learned a lot! In a ‘small world’ …

Tags:Cameras| Colour Grading| LED| Lighting| Post Production| TV Production| Virtual Sets

Panasonic To Close More TV Manufacturing

by Bob Raikes

What They Say JiJi Press reports that Panasonic has gone ahead with a plan to move production of its smallest sets (and most of its TV production according to the FT) to TCL in …

Tags:Panasonic| TV Production| TVs (TV Sets)

Dark Slope Studios pushes Virtual Production to its Limits

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Dark Slope Studios based in Toronto has developed what it calls its Hyperreality Initiative that allows the virtual production to be integrated with live action and games engines to allow unscripted …

Tags:Game Playing| TV Production| Virtual Sets

Panasonic To Stop TV Production in Pilsen, Czech Rep.

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Panasonic has been reported as stopping its in-house production of TVs in Pilsen, Czech Rep. The factory is expected to close by the end of March 2022 with the loss of …

Tags:Europe| Panasonic| TV Production

Sigmaintell Thinks TV Panel Prices Will Stabilise in Q3

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Sigmaintell published a detailed analysis of the trends in TV panel pricing and supply. The firm said that 65.2 million units were shipped in 21Q1, an increase of 3.6% YoY; the …

Tags:Forecasts| Large LCD Supply| Market Data| TV Production| TVs (TV Sets)

My Panasonic TV

Panasonic Likely to Outsource TV Production to TCL  

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Kyodo News in Japan reported that Panasonic is thinking about closing its TV production plants in India and Vietnam and switching to TCL as an OEM supplier. A factory north of …

Tags:OLED TVs| Panasonic| TV Production| TVs (TV Sets)

Modelling audiovisual sector revenue flows in the EU

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The European Audiovisual Observatory has published a report on how revenue flows in the audiovisual sector flow in the EU. The aim of the report was to develop a model for …

Tags:Broadcast| Cinema| Pay TV| Streaming Video| SVOD| TV Production