Remote broadcasting covers production, or acquisition of program material, in locations away from the studio center. News is an important part of radio and television broadcasting, and television, in particular, relies greatly on production that takes place outside the studio, for sports, music events, and drama production.
The acquisition systems for news and other remote production activities are described in this chapter, while the link systems for getting them back to the studio are covered in Chapter 11.
Radio News Gathering
Radio news gathering (acquisition) includes reporting from the field, recording interviews, press conferences, and so on, and transporting them back to studio centers for incorporating ...