Technical

  • How Ultra HD Will Future Proof Your Business

    Posted by Brad Spinsby on January 25, 2013

    Over the last couple of years the buzzword has been 3D production. This year, the hype is all about 4K production. Unlike 3D, 4K production actually stands a chance at becoming a broadcast standard. What it always comes down to is the public demand for content in that format, but consumers generally do not buy into new technology until there is an abundance of affordable content.

  • Sony BVM-E250 OLED Monitors; The Real Deal or Another Buzzword

    Posted by Brad Spinsby on February 7, 2012

    With every blink of an eye a new technology bursts onto the market. Manufacturers know this, and often pump fashionable buzzwords into technology to make it feel fresh, even when it’s not. A prime example is LCD and LED televisions. Branded as different televisions both are actually LCD television. The traditional LCD televisions uses a cold cathode backlight where an LED branded television is actually an LCD screen with an LED backlight. In countries such as the U.K. the term LED television has been withdrawn from advertising as the televisions are actually LCD.

  • Unique, Unexpected… Undeniably Necessary

    Posted by Andrea Keating on September 16, 2010

    When asked what Top 5 items crews never leave home without when going on-location, Crews Control crews were more than ready to whip out their list of best kept secrets. From extra snacks to change for parking meters, our folks in the field have offered up some advice that supports the claim - they are the best crews in the business.