Year in review
December 28, 2017 Stream7

A Year in Review

Looking back over our favourite events of 2017

2017 has been a great year for us at Stream7, we have invested in more equipment, increased our client base and even had extra work filling up our traditionally quiet months. Here are some of our more memorable events of the year: Feb 2017 After a month of branding and design work our new company brochures…

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November 29, 2017 Advice

Streaming Surgery

Why should hospitals stream live medical procedures?

We have seen a huge uptake in the amount of hospitals and equipment manufacturers who are calling on our services to stream their medical procedures. So how does this work? Stream7 supply two teams of technicians, one team based in the operating theatre and another team based in the lecture theatre.…

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Awards Shows
November 11, 2017 Stream7

CIBSE Yorkshire Awards

Video & Event Production at The Royal Armouries

The 10th November was a exciting night in Leeds as the CIBSE Yorkshire Awards took place. This was the second year that the event took place, and for 2017 CIBSE enlisted event creators Jonny Douglas and Pennie Raven to produce and host the show. Stream7 have worked with Jonny and Pennie for many years…

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Video on phone
September 27, 2017 Industry

Video always with you

TV is moving from your sofa to your pocket with video on apps and websites.

Not long ago the family would gather around the TV to watch together, shows were scheduled and had to be watched at the time of broadcast unless you remembered to set the VHS recorder! Video has now been unshackled from the living room, as increasingly consumers are watching video on a variety of different…

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September 18, 2017 Stream7

IBC 2017

Stream7 head to Amsterdam to see the latest in broadcast technology.

The IBC exhibition covers fifteen halls across the RAI, hosting over 1,700 exhibitors showcasing all elements of broadcast technology. This was a great opportunity to experience (play with!) new equipment that we would like to add to our range of kit. For us the highlight of the show, was the range…

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September 13, 2017 Industry

Restricted viewing

Why can you only watch the iPhone X launch on a Apple device?

Like thousands of people worldwide, the Stream7 team were all set to watch the Apple iPhone launch on Tuesday, Sept 12. But logging on to the website using our browser of choice Google Chrome, we found out we could not watch the stream. After some research we noticed that the stream could only watched…

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Buffering
August 30, 2017 Advice

Live streaming blunders

We highlight the three biggest mistakes when live streaming events.

Live streams can attract thousands of viewers to your event but, much like a physical event, planning is key. Here we discuss what we consider to be the biggest blunders that can affect your event broadcast. Bandwidth Bandwidth is the speed that data can travel over the network. Without adequate bandwidth…

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August 18, 2017 Stream7

Reaching new heights

Stream7 go driving access equipment

Sometimes on events, our cameras, projectors and associated cabling need to be located at height. More and more venues now have their own powered access equipment on site, and to operate this you need to take part in specific training, so Stream7 headed back to the classroom! We took part in a day long…

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