production control room
Area equipped to select and compose pictures to be broadcast or recorded; it is also used to coordinate activities in other control rooms and the studio.
Desk housing all the technical equipment of the production control room.
Device allowing the human voice to be transmitted over a distance by means of a network of telephone lines.
auxiliary video switcher
Additional video switcher.
Screen for viewing a picture that was broadcast or recorded.
main preview monitor
Screen for viewing a program before it is broadcast or recorded.
production video switcher
Device used to select and transmit pictures to be broadcast or recorded; it can create various transitional effects between images.
digital video special effects
Device used to create special effects from digital images.
audio volume unit meters
Instruments that measure the relative intensity of sounds.
audio monitoring selector
Device for selecting a sound source to be checked.
video monitoring selector
Device for selecting a picture to be checked.
Device that reproduces the audio portion of an on-air program to monitor its sound quality.
Screens displaying pictures taken by studio cameras or originating from various other sources such as a videocassette recorder or a telecine.
Set of screens on which various camera shots are projected as requested by the producer; it allows the producer to switch from one shot to another during the program.
Clock used to time a program.
digital video effects monitor
Screen used to view special effects generated by digital video special effects.
Screens used to view a picture before broadcasting or recording it to ensure its quality.
audio/video preview unit
Module used to check sound and picture quality.
technical producer monitor
Screen allowing the technical producer to check a picture.
Measuring device used to check the quality of a video signal (light intensity and colors).
stereo phase monitor
Measuring device used to check the phase of a stereophonic signal.