Channel 5 xmas pres
A story idents..BIB- which is, of course, the main problem with having an Advent calendar-themed ident, given the fact that Advent ends on Christmas Eve. A nice idea and well-executed, but not so good for an ident...
Television Presentation from Defunct Countries and Regimes
Soviet Union, Apartheid South Africa, East Germany, colonial Hong Kong, Yugoslavia, etc.Some of those old Schwartze Kanal videos got deleted, so here's a compilation of the program's intros from the 1960s to its 1989 cancellation, just before the Berlin Wall finally fell:
ITV2 turns 20
It takes two...baby!The levels in the ITV2 booth are really bad, especially when they go live. It's almost as if they whack it up the the highest levels and deliberately shout, it sounds amateurish. Don't understand...
Films with Heavy Product Placement on the BBC?
How much is too much?It's quite a different point that it's a film because the Fearne McCann programme was made by ITV who are well aware of their responsibilities. Not the case here.
New BBC Radio Slates on Freeview Oooh, Graham Rogers, ex TVS, Meridian, and ITV CA, now back where he started, in local radio ?
What is the oldest tv you still use? A few years ago I picked up a 1970s Decca Colour in a big wooden case with knobs and buttons on the front of it from a house of an old person that was being cleared out. I powered it up and it worked...
ITV presentation refresh in the New Year
New idents, ECPs, promos. Split from Good Morning BritainIndeed, they weren't the loudest - but they helped kick off ITV in the right direction in a branding sense from the messy 2002-2012 era.
The Secret Story of the BBC Christmas Tapes
Sunday 23rd December - BBC FourI guess the documentary was aimed at a particular audience. Yes, it could have gone into detail on many aspects but I think it was intended to be a surface look at the tradition, keeping the casual...
CourtTV Returns May 2019
The infamous live court and trials network relaunches after 9yr hiatusAfter Turner networks renamed the channel to TruTv 8-9 years ago and ended live trial coverage, Katz networks a division of Scripps bought the trademarks and 100,000 hr library and is currently building...
What happened to Night Time TV? Seriously? It was a teletext-in-vision service. Unless you needed a job it was no better or worse than ITV Nightscreen. Even back then it was clearly filler.
BBC and ITV Strikes Looking at the Ofcom data, 1152 Saffron Green has 6dB more attenuation than 1548 in an arc NW to NE of the site (sort of the area bounded between the M1 and M11). In a SE direction towards Erith,...
Penny Marshall has died
One half of Laverne and Shirley was 75I don’t. If it’s only important enough to appear n page 23 of a generic thread, it’s not worth mentioning at all.