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Outside broadcasting (OB) is the electronic field production (EFP) of television or radio programmes (typically to cover television news and sports television events) from a mobile remote broadcast television studio. [1]

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A2 (remote television production)

In outside broadcasting using a remote television crew, an A2 (or Audio Assistant) is a person responsible for placement and interconnection of audio devices, such as microphones and intercom, from the Television Production truck to the venue.

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AAMI Classic

The Kooyong Classic is a professional tennis exhibition singles-only tournament, played on outdoor hard courts.

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Audio engineer

An audio engineer is concerned with the recording, manipulation, mixing and reproduction of sound.

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Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.

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BBC Radio

BBC Radio is an operational business division and service of the British Broadcasting Corporation (which has operated in the United Kingdom under the terms of a Royal Charter since 1927).

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Boston (pronounced) is the capital and largest city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.

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Broadcast journalism

Broadcast journalism is the field of news and journals which are "broadcast", that is, published by electrical methods, instead of the older methods, such as printed newspapers and posters.

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Broadcasting of sports events

The broadcasting of sports events is the live coverage of sports as a television program, on radio and other broadcasting media.

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Camera control unit

The camera control unit (CCU) is typically part of a live television broadcast "chain".

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Character generator

A character generator, often abbreviated as CG, is a device or software that produces static or animated text (such as news crawls and credits rolls) for keying into a video stream.

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Clean feed (TV)

In television technology, a clean feed is a video signal that does not have added graphics and text.

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Compositing is the combining of visual elements from separate sources into single images, often to create the illusion that all those elements are parts of the same scene.

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Computer graphics

Computer graphics are pictures and movies created using computers - usually referring to image data created by a computer specifically with help from specialized graphical hardware and software.

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Diaphragm (optics)

Not to be confused with Pelvic Diaphragm In optics, a diaphragm is a thin opaque structure with an opening (aperture) at its center.

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Digital on-screen graphic

A digital on-screen graphic (originally known as digitally originated graphic) (known in the UK and New Zealand by the acronym DOG; in the US, Canada and Australia as a bug) is a watermark-like station logo that many television broadcasters overlay over a portion of the screen-area of their programs to identify the channel.

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Display device

A display device is an output device for presentation of information in visual or tactile form (the latter used for example in tactile electronic displays for blind people).

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Electronic field production

Electronic field production (EFP) is a television industry term referring to a video production which takes place in the field, outside of a formal television studio, in a practical location or special venue.

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Electronic news-gathering

Electronic news-gathering (ENG) is a broadcast news industry description of television producers, reporters and editors making use of electronic video and audio technologies for gathering and presenting news.

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Harvard Square

Harvard Square is near the center of Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

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A journalist is a person who collects, writes, or distributes news or other current information.

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Klotz Digital

Klotz Digital AG was a manufacturer of audio media products based in Munich, Germany.

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Kooyong, Victoria

Kooyong is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District and is considered the birthplace and 'spiritual home of Australian tennis'.

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Live television

Live television refers to a television production broadcast in real-time, as events happen, in the present.

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Local news

In journalism, local news refers to news coverage of events in a local context which would not normally be of interest to those of other localities, or otherwise be of national or international scope.

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A microphone, colloquially mic or mike, is an acoustic-to-electric transducer or sensor that converts sound into an electrical signal.

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Mixing console

In audio, a mixing console, or audio mixer, also called a mixing desk, audio production console, soundboard or simply mixer, is an electronic device for combining (also called "mixing"), routing, and changing the level, timbre and/or dynamics of audio signals.

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Multicam (LSM)

Multicam (LSM) is software developed by the Belgian company EVS Broadcast Equipment.

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News broadcasting

News broadcasting is the medium of broadcasting of various news events and other information via television, radio or internet in the field of broadcast journalism.

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Operator (profession)

An operator is a professional designation used in various industries, including broadcasting (in television and radio), computing, power generation and transmission, customer service, physics, and construction.

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Poznań (known also by other historical names) is a city on the Warta river in west-central Poland, in the region called Wielkopolska (Greater Poland).

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Production control room

The production control room or studio control room (SCR) is the place in a television studio in which the composition of the outgoing program takes place.

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Production truck

Television production trucks were developed to take television studios on the road so video productions could be made at distant locations for a remote broadcast, outside broadcasting (OB), electronic field production (EFP) with multiple-camera setup and a support of a number of different technologies to bring everything together.

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Professional video camera

A professional video camera (often called a television camera even though the use has spread beyond television) is a high-end device for creating electronic moving images (as opposed to a movie camera, that earlier recorded the images on film).

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Radio is the radiation (wireless transmission) of electromagnetic energy through space.

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Remote broadcast

In broadcast engineering, a remote broadcast (usually just called a remote or a live remote, or in news parlance, a live shots) is broadcasting done from a location away from a formal television studio and is considered an electronic field production (EFP).

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Synchronization is the coordination of events to operate a system in unison.

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Technical director

The Technical Director (TD) is usually a senior technical person within a software company, engineering firm, film studio, theatrical company or television studio.

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A television, commonly referred to as TV, telly or the tube, is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting sound with moving images in monochrome (black-and-white), colour, or in three dimensions.

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Television crew

Television crew positions are derived from those of film crew, but with several differences.

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Television director

A television director directs the activities involved in making a television program and is part of a television crew.

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Television producer

A television producer is a person who oversees all aspects of video production on a television program.

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Television studio

A television studio is an installation in which video productions take place, either for the recording of live television to video tape, or for the acquisition of raw footage for post-production.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

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V Festival

V Festival is an annual music festival held in England during the penultimate weekend in August.

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Video production

Video production is the process of creating video by capturing moving images (videography), and creating combinations and reductions of parts of this video in live production and post-production (video editing).

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Video server

A video server is a computer-based device (also called a "host") dedicated to delivering video.

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Video tape recorder

A video tape recorder (VTR) is a tape recorder designed to record video material on magnetic tape.

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Vision mixer

A vision mixer (also called video switcher, video mixer or production switcher) is a device used to select between several different video sources and in some cases compositing (mix) video sources together to create special effects.

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WFXT, virtual channel 25 (UHF digital channel 31), is a Fox-affiliated television station located in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

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XT3, introduced in 2011, is the latest model member of the XT video server family from Belgian company EVS Broadcast Equipment.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outside_broadcasting

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