These pictures taken during an excursion at the news channel Russia Today.
On the walls are so many TV sets – they show various channels. The board with telephone numbers of employees – who needs Excel? Checking equipment. Live standup is provided by such live truck. Adjustment of survey instruments. The correspondent is learning her text. Some details she was discussing with someone on the phone. It seemed she was talking to herself, answering the questions of an invisible person. Multifunctional production department is a very noisy place. Video footage is copied to the PC. Then a reporter should write a text, and they record sound. When the text is ready they assemble the video. The final version of the standup should be confirmed by the director. The ready b-roll is going to “rundown” – TV channel playlist. Russia Today has six production studios for three channels. They broadcast in English, Spanish and Arabic. Each channel has its “rundown”, its studios, broadcasters, reporters and news items. via sergeydolya