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Here you will find case studies written by our Technical Ambassadors after they have visited a venue. Search by TA, keywords or use the category tabs to find those case studies relevant to you.
We train up staff on how to best use new equipment and share ideas on upgrades.
By Robbie Duncan
We visit Rhyl's Little Theatre to discuss future possibilities for permanent cinema installation within the space.
By Symon Culpan
The Void Cinema in Sheffield Hallam University gets advice on integrating systems and suggested upgrades
A large village hall seek advice on equipment needed to start running their own film screenings
By Paul Willmott
We discuss improving technical facilities at the Maritime Museum in Falmouth
By Ewan Dunford
FirstSite get their equipment assessed and some advice and reccommendations for how to get the best set-up for their screenings.
By Peter J Knight
Peter visits the British Library to investigate them transitioning to DCP or similar digital technology
Assessing equipment and considering Event Cinema options at Roptackle Arts in Kent
Cranbrook are in need of updating their projection and sound equipment so we provide some top tips
By Chris Milton
A new venue in Mossley gets advice on how to optimise sound and projection for their screenings
By Liam Caunt
A crash course in setting up cinema equipment for community screenings
By Faye Chamberlain
Cowal Cinema Club get advice on screening equipment for the newly coverted Burgh Hall and ideas on screening in the town square
By Ian Brown
Creative Arts East have a project to equip 8 Suffolk libraries with screens to broadcast live recorded performances
We discuss the organisation's equipment, how well it suits their needs and what potential upgrades they should consider.
By Joe Delaney
A part-time film society using semi-pro and domestic kit look to improve their operation.
We look at tech options for in and outdoor screenings at Open House Festival, Bangor
By Andrew Thomas
In which we advise this theatre venue how to get the best out of their machine, potential upgrades and screening Event Cinema.
Exploring all aspects of digital projection - scheduling, adverts, trailers, creating playlists, LANsat, Event Cinema and Skype, for this venue which has newly converted to digital.
By Jenni Graham
We assess a 90 seater auditorium's equipment to stage a film festival, looking at issues of sound and webstreaming.
We discuss DCP creation, 3D, LANsat and audio description with technicians from Junction in Goole and Helmsley Arts Centre.
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