Our Facilities

Our facilities have seen rapid growth over the past 5 years, currently processing over 6000 hours of material annually across a diverse range or clients and platforms

We are proud to have a complete complement of resources to allow the full post process from conception to delivery to be completed under one roof. After a year of development we now also offer self service ingest points that significantly expedites the backup and ingest process including uploading your rushes to our online platform for logging whilst it keeps you informed every step of the way!

Offline Editing

Firm believers in having the right tools for the job each of our 40 offline edits suites have the following hardware all connected to our 300TB Avid ISIS/Nexis shared storage:

  • Avid Media Composer
  • HPZ840 workstations
  • Avid Nitris I/O Hardware
  • Boris Continuum Complete
  • Sony PVM Broadcast Monitors
  • Cole Lip Mics

Grading

A relative newcomer on the high end grading scene, Our 2 4K Davinci Resolves were selected as our grading workhorse for their power and fully loaded feature set including multipoint tracking that is second to none!

  • Blackmagic Davinci Resolve
  • HPZ840 workstations
  • 3x Geforce GTX Titan X – 12GB Graphic Cards via cubix expansion
  • Sony BVM Broadcast Monitors
  • Blackmagic Decklink 4k
  • Blackmagic SmartScopes 4K

The onlining staple, we have 6 incredibly powerful Avid Symphony online and grading suites. Running the latest Avid Media Composer allows us to Grade, Online and Deliver in 4K.

  • Avid Media Composer with Symphony Option
  • HPZ840 workstations
  • Avid Nitris I/O Hardware
  • Boris Continuum Complete
  • Sony BVM Broadcast Monitors
  • Blackmagic SmartScopes 4K

Compositing

First brought to market in 1996 by Eyeon and acquired by Blackmagic in 2014, Fusion 8 Studio is a highly developed and sophisticated compositing tool. With projects like Avatar, Game of Thrones and Gravity all using Fusion, you are in good company. Whether we are cleaning up beauty shots on an advert or composting whole scenes, this is the tool for the job.

  • Blackmagic Fusion Studio
  • HPZ840 workstation
  • 3x Geforce GTX Titan X – 12GB Graphic Cards
  • Sony PVM Broadcast Monitor
  • Blackmagic Decklink 4k
  • Blackmagic SmartScopes 4K

Dubbing

  • Avid Protools HD
  • Avid Sync HD
  • Avid HD Native
  • Avid Omni
  • Mac Pro
  • AJA I/O
  • 24 Fader S6 M40, 24 Fader DCommand + S3 Control surface with Dock

Huge range of Plugins including:

  • Nugen LM Correct
  • Altiverb
  • RX6 Advanced

GFX

With the whole Adobe Creative Cloud Suite at our disposal, our graphics are limited only by your imagination!

  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite – inc Photoshop and AfterFX
  • HPZ840 workstation
  • Blackmagic I/O Hardware
  • Sony PVM Broadcast Monitor

Technical services

We have invested heavily to ensure we can take care of any technical requirement that comes our way

  • Ingest – File based and Baseband
  • Standards Conversion – File and Tape Based
  • File based codec conversions
  • PSE Checking
  • Automated Quality Control
  • Eyeball Quality Control
  • AS-11 Creation
  • HDCAM SR Playout

Storage

Our infrastructure is geared around shared storage, so we have plenty of it! The need to collaborate across resources and then deliver your content to a client in the most efficient manner possible has led to much investment.

We currently have:

  • ISIS 5500 – 160TB
  • NEXIS – 240 TB
  • ISIS 7000 with Interplay – 1000TB
  • Nearline Storage – 756TB
  • LTO Storage – 60 Tape Auto loader – 150TB (Online)