Thames Valley

Small Cameras

It’s not only one of the most popular lifestyle brands in the world, manufacturing one of the most popular consumer products ever, its dramatic impact on the world of broadcast and professional video production has got everyone excited.

GoPro will give you the low-down on what it is, how to do it, where to share it and the tools they offer to help you.

Some of the new products on the horizon are not quite available in the UK yet, however we are hoping to have a sneak preview of something on the day*

*Still to be confirmed. More information closer to the event

25% off at The Alchemist Bars and Restaurants

The Alchemist are masters in the dark arts of molecular mixology and demons in the kitchen. Their mixologists create every cocktail with an obsessive eye for detail, presented in vessels orchestrated to add a devilish dash of theatre, they bedazzle, bewitch and set the scene for everything they do. 

Step inside where unexpected cocktail creations are fashioned right before your eyes. Savour a mouth-watering menu with delectable all-day dining at one of the brand’s four London locations.  

10% off at BikeShak

BikeShak sells and services bikes of all shapes and sizes, their staff are keen and passionate cyclists with a wealth of knowledge across all aspects and disciplines of cycling.

In addition to selling a range of bikes and accessories, BikeShak, based at 3 Oakfield Trading Estate in Altrincham, has a fully stocked workshop run by a team of highly trained mechanics, offering services including brake replacement, regreasing or a quick check of breaks, chains and tyres.

Lighting from every angle

The spotlight is on lighting - from shiny floor studios to awkward locations to self-op webcasts. There is such a range of new lighting and post production techniques, which contribute immensely to quality of the show.

 What is the best portable kit for a budget production, what is different about lighting for drama or outside broadcast, and how has some studio lighting changed beyond recognition? All will be revealed at this overview from the experts, who will be happy to share experiences and offer advice.

Chair: Muki Kulhan - Executive Digital Producer, BBC, MTV

RTS THAMES VALLEY PQ and HLG Interoperability with Peter Wilson

If you’re new to PQ and HLG then Peter Wilson, industry expert and SMPTE Fellow, will provide chapter and verse on how the systems work.  If you already know, then Peter will share with you his knowledge and experience of interoperability using real world examples.

In addition to Peter’s cutting edge talk we have our summer barbecue, so join us for a truly enlightening evening on Wednesday 15th June at Pincents Manor, Reading.

Book now as this is a ticket only event.  Places are limited.