Becoming a member of the LoveReading community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf.

New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop Plus lots lots more…

Find out more

Satellite Newsgathering

by Jonathan Higgins

Satellite Newsgathering Synopsis

Praise for the first edition: It is a wonderful source of information and has the merit of going straight to the subject, being technically precise although very easy to understand. There are numerous pictures, photographs, diagrams, which make the reading a real pleasure. --European Broadcasting Union Technical Review The complexity of a satellite newsgathering system could be a four-month long college course with a high tuition rate and an enrolment number so large you have to watch your professor on a TV screen. Jonathan Higgins might have saved the independent learner a few attendance point deductions by fitting it into one book. --Satellite Broadband magazineAn ideal introduction for anyone working, or interested, in satellite newsgathering (SNG). The new edition of this popular book builds upon the success of the first--an important and valuable work that is extermely easy to read, comprehensive in its treatment, and detailed where necessary. SNG used to be an immensely complex and expensive affair where broadcasting organizations were at the mercy of an expert who sat in a lonely corner, until needed. Things have changed--everyone in a global news organization needs to know about it now. This is not only because of the high costs of mistakes, but because now even non-technical journalists on the ground have to operate their own equipment. Learn the skills, basics of equipment, cutting edge technology and critical safety issues of satellite newsgathering.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781138408388
Publication date: 29th June 2017
Author: Jonathan Higgins
Publisher: Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format: Hardback
Categories: Satellite communication,

About Jonathan Higgins

More About Jonathan Higgins

More Books By Jonathan Higgins

Cover for Introduction to SNG and ENG Microwave by Jonathan Higgins
Cover for Satellite Newsgathering by Jonathan Higgins
Cover for Introduction to SNG and ENG Microwave by Jonathan Higgins
View All Books By Jonathan Higgins

Share this book