TV Breakdown Appreciation Thread
We'll return as soon as possible.I’ve created a successor here: on TV Live Fourm. Hope to see you all there. (Granted that I understood what I was speaking to Rob about on the Livestream!)
BBC One Breakdown
Major Technical fault before Panorama - Video on page 11I believe both is the answer. As I understand it programmes are made available immediately after transmission by using the video segments encoded for the live stream, as also used by the live rewind...
This Morning Breakdown
Split from ITV Programming ThreadPass. The anecdote this was based on (linked in an earlier post) specifically stated that the LWT roof was part of the make-good solution, but it did also say that the BBC pitched in to help, so...
BBC One/BBC Two fallen off air: 15/12/09
15/12/09 - 17:10 - BBC One and Two Off Air - Followed by Technical problems later in the evening...
Carlton Central Off Air Carlton central has just fell of the air. We were treated to a black screen for two minutes untill a few crackles and a pale balck fuzz. What's happened?
Off Air Broadcast Feeds
Is there a way to access Off Air Feeds from UK Live Shows?'LiveU' is encoded and controlled often by the 'lines rooms' / MCR - sometimes switching units to transmit - you won't ever get access to that and for good reason.
Fictional Breakdown Slides/Test Cards
Something slightly different...That's a good point, the film appearing to break or burn up was definitely a trope in the Looney Tunes/Merrie Melodies cartoons, often used as a device to prevent some perilous situation for Bugs...
Downtime this Wednesday evening I adored Peculiar Clark. She was always one of my favourite singers.