19th May, 2014
BAFTA’s Specialist Factual category has been won by David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive (3D) at last night’s esteemed Television Awards in London. ONSIGHT congratulates Colossus Productions and is proud to have played a substantial role in the extraordinary project from cameras through to post.
The film marks ONSIGHT’s sixth 3D Attenborough title with Atlantic Productions and Sky. The first collaboration was Flying Monsters 3D, which won the same award in 2011, making it the first 3D programme to win a BAFTA.
12th May, 2014
Kit List Red Epics, Phantom Flex4K, Element Technica and PS Freestyle rigs, Octocopter
Atlantic's 3D production arm Colossus (Galapagos in 3D, pictured) has continued its partnership with facilities company ONSIGHT on David Attenborough's latest 3D special Conquest of the Skies. The 11-month shoot for Sky and IMAX, which investigates the evolution of flight in insects and birds, started at the end of last year and has been in Borneo with ONSIGHT's Red Epics shooting in 5K paired with Element Technica Atom and PS Freestyle rigs. High speed camera work has been with Phantom Flex4K cameras.
30th April, 2014
The Precision Grading Panel for SGO Mistika has proven to be a big hit at the National Association of Broadcaster's Convention (NAB) in Las Vegas this April. Within hours of the show opening, pioneering London facilities company ONSIGHT placed an order for two Precision Panels to help drive their state-of-the-art Mistika grading and finishing suites in 4K, 3D and HD. They will be installed at the company’s stunning new WC2 premises by St Martins Lane, which also includes 4K projection.
The Precision Panel from Digital Vision provides a high-end grading control surface to match Mistika's market-leading post production features.
16th April, 2014
The ONSIGHT team moves from its home of almost 20 years in Berners Street, W1 to a central London facility off St Martin's Lane, WC2. The new "state-of-the-art" post production facility features both 4K and 3D projection suites.
With the team’s commitment to technologies and techniques, ONSIGHT will now offer clients a true 4K cinema viewing experience. This complements its existing creative and technical end-to-end solutions in the format.
BAFTA Award nominations for projects facilitated by ONSIGHT, including 'David Attenborough's Natural History Museum Alive'
07th April, 2014
We are proud to see a number ONSIGHT projects nominated in both the prestigious BAFTA Television Awards and Television Craft Awards 2014.
As announced on 7 April, David Attenborough's Natural History Museum Alive has been shortlisted in the category for Best Specialist Factual. We congratulate Colossus Productions, Anthony Geffen and the team, including our staff involved from our camera and post production divisions. This high profile film follows a successful run of productions with Sir David Attenborough, Atlantic Productions and Sky 3D.