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About this facility

Solent has many years' experience in providing high quality coverage at live events and has a wealth of contacts in the industry. We provide a variety of services to festivals from making documentaries or marketing videos to live mixing bands for big screens and running stage PAs.

It’s one of the best work experience opportunities our TV production, film, media and technology, and media students can get: a live environment working with professionals to tight deadlines. Students undertake a wide variety of roles including unit management, tech setup, camera engineering, camera operations, directing, vision mixing, sound engineering, editing and post production.

Solent University has provided live coverage (direct to screen), documentary, and live streaming at events, listed below, some of which have been broadcast on BBC, Channel 4 and internationally.

  • Glastonbury
  • Bestival
  • Camp Bestival
  • Boardmasters
  • NASS
  • Blissfields
  • Carfest
  • Truckfest
  • Butserfest
  • Children in Need
  • 2012 Olympics
  • University Basketball and Football matches.


See also:

Outside broadcast vehicle