WXXI Production Services

Mikhail A. Gershteyn (585) 258–0355
Email clientservices@wxxi.org

WXXI Public Television is a state of the art video and audio production/post-production facility featuring one of the largest studios in upstate New York.  WXXI is the only station in the region with a specially equipped HD uplink studio to partner with major US and World networks like ABC, CNN, NBC, MSNBS, FOX-TV, Bloomberg Television, Al Jazeera-TV in the US and Great Britain.

WXXI’s creative and technical personnel are award-winning professionals with experience in local and national television and radio programs, live and recorded studio broadcasts and on-location recordings.

Client services include: 

Satellite KU band uplinks throughout the world.

Studio Production

  • 75’x50’ fully equipped HD studio, green room and support space showcasing:
  • Up to six Grass Valley LDX 82  studio cameras outfitted with Fujinon lenses, teleprompter and confidence monitors.  8’ or 14’ jib arm.
  • ETC Color Source 40AV lighting console using wireless DMX connectivity with DeSisti & Chauvet LED light fixtures
  • 240’+ black and 120’ grey cyc curtains on an 18’ grid 
  • Production control room that utilizes a Ross Vision 3 switcher and XPression real-time motion graphics system for seamless integration, CueScript teleprompter system, Wheatstone D9 24 input audio console with 360 systems Instant Replay 2 and Digicart-EX audio playback/record devices. Wireless microphones and IFBs available along with phone bridge.
  • 2 Green Screen Cycs, (1) 10h’ x 16’w & (1) 12’h x 32’w curved with floor
  • Video recording (HD or SD) available via profile virtual recorder 
  • Street level loading dock accessibility
  • Producers, Directors and Crew staffing available

The studio can also be used for social events and videoconferences. Seating accommodates up to 150 people.

On-location, multi-camera performance and event recording using:  

  • Up to six JVC ProHD GY-HM790U cameras w/ Fujinon lenses, 8’ or 14’ jib arm can also be included
  • LED light packages available
  • WXXI’s audio production truck in conjunction with above video gear or separate for audio only performances and events

Video Production – One or multiple videographers for video and audio capture:

  • JVC ProHD GY-HM790U, SONY FS5, SONY A7sII, DJI OSMO Pro & GoPro Hero 3 cameras available
  • LED lighting and wireless microphone packages available including audio engineer with mixer if needed

Post production – 8 AVID Media Composer/Adobe Premiere edit stations complete with Adobe Creative Suite.

Audio Production

  • Remote truck for on-location audio performance and event recordings
  • In-house studio recordings for smaller performance groups utilizing a Wheatstone D9 audio console and Pro Tools audio editing software
  • High quality ISDN phone interviews to anywhere in the world