Facilities

Post Production

Facilities

Facilities

61x Craft Edit Suites with Avid Media Composer and Adobe Creative Cloud

Wide selection of plugins including: Sapphire, Boris, Red Giant, Baselight and Video co-pilot

4x UHD, HDR capable Edit Suites with Sony BVM-X300 monitoring

6x SAM QUBE Edit Suites for Sky Sports News

11x EVS Clean Edit Suites for fast turnaround live events

Colour 

2x UHD, HDR Baselight Colour Grading Suites with Sony BVM-X300 monitoring

Audio

Flagship Dolby-certified 7.1.4 Atmos® HE Re-Recording Theatre with Pro Tools HDX2, Avid S6 Console and UHD, HDR Projection

4x Protools HDX2 Dubbing Suites with Avid S6 Consoles and 5.1 monitoring

5x Fairlight Audio Dubbing Suites with 5.1 monitoring

Wide selection of plugins including: Waves, Sonnox, iZotope RX Advanced, Audio Ease AltiVerb and Melodyne

Infrastructure

Storage

3x separate ISIS 7000 Storage Clusters with over 3PTB of combined capacity

3x separate Avid Interplay PAM systems with Media Central UX for logging and pre editing

800TB Avid Nexis e5 dedicated to UHD and HDR productions

Harmonic Media Grid for Adobe Premiere

Record

96x EVS record channels. Integration with IPWEB, IPLINK and Adobe CC

Archive

Object MatrixStore Nearline

Zendata LTO Archive (24TB cache 500TB Online LTO)

Viz Ardome MAM with 80 days online storage, 64 record ports, full integration with Avid, Adobe and EVS

Unlimited LTO archive n+2 resilience including a separate offsite DR 

Delivery

Aspera FASPEX    /   Sony Ci    /    FTA (ability to deliver to TX within 1 hour of transmission).

Innovation

UHD

Sky has led from the front pioneering Ultra High Definition broadcasting in the UK and we are committed to end-to-end UHD production within our Entertainment and Sports portfolios. We have the technical experience to help you over the hurdles and fears that come with any new technology.

HDR

Sky is always looking to improve the viewing experience for its customers and HDR is a technology it is considering. We have spent five years in Post Production working on HDR and have a wealth of experience to support you with this groundbreaking technology.

Dolby Atmos®

With Dolby Atmos® already available on our Sky Q platform, we are committed to the most advanced audio experience in the broadcast realm. We are on hand to guide you through this new, immersive sound experience.

Support

Edit Ops

Our Edit Assistants and workflow specialists work across all genres to the highest broadcast specifications, developing workflows that deliver the best quality on screen to your budget.

User Support

Our proactive back-up team service over 150 edit suites and workstations. Focusing on delivery, they provide day-to-day user support.

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