Studio B is approximately 36 feet wide, 40 feet long and 20 feet in height. It has a harlequin floor that is suited to smooth camera movement, a full lighting grid at 14 feet with an Electronic Theater Controls Ion control console. The south end of the studio has a modern kitchen/living room set. The north is re-configurable for an office or bedroom. Studio B is set up for both live switched and multi-camera recorded production.

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There are four Panasonic AG-HPX500 high definition cameras with three of the cameras mounted on Vinten vision 250 pan/tilt heads on top of Vinten quartz pedestals and a fourth mounted on a camera jib.

Studio B has four wireless microphones, a monitored boom, as well as various others available.

Studio B’s control room is approximately 16 feet wide and 28 feet long has an audio booth and announce booth adjacent. The control room is set up to support a director, asst. director, tech. director, video engineer, graphics person and a small gallery.

Equipment in the control room includes a Ross vision QMD 2MLE production switcher, Ross three channel “softmetal” server (2 playback 1 record), a four channel (play or record) Grass Valley K2 summit client server, an ultimate keyer and remote, multi-view monitor, clear com intercom system, two ESE clocks, Ross expression single channel graphics machine, teleprompter (on cameras 1,2 and 3), an announce booth with a Shure SM7b mic, and a Tascam DM 3200 audio mixer/workstation with apple logic pro in the audio booth.

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