Your school will have your own TV Studio with trained staff.
Every school has large budget for developing its infrastructure and resource centres. Today every school has Chemistry / Physics Laboratories, Computer Labs, Home Science Labs, Huge Libraries with thousands of books, indoors and out door sports facilities, workshops for project making and many more. But very few schools in Delhi NCR have their own TV Studio. The possible reasons behind it are…………..
First let me clear this misconception –
Three types of TV Studios- You can choose anyone:
This is basic 4 cameras TV Studio setup, which can be installed in school auditorium or any suitable room available. Different possibilities with this setup –
Costing details for basic TV Studio –
Around Rs. 300,000/- (Three Lakhs only). TV Media will charge Rs. 100,000/- (one Lakh only) for consultancy installation and training. Another Rs. 200,000/- (Two Lakhs only) will be for equipment and fittings, which school will purchase from suppliers, under guidance of TV Media.
Let’s look at breakup of this amount of Rs. 100,000/- (one Lakh only) for consultancy form True Vision Media.
Details of Equipments required
Four pieces of professional Video Cameras, Four pieces of Camera stands, Microphones, Microphone Mixer, Video Switcher (SEG), Video Recorder (or Computer), 2 nos of small TV. Cables, Connectors, few curtains, stand etc.
Detailed list with cost can be worked out before proceed to purchase. Equipments will be selected to keep cost within Rs. 200,000/- (Two Lakhs only)
Four pieces Equipments such as Cameras, Switcher etc. will be of S.D. (Standard Definition) quality video, which is very much acceptable for normal domestic viewing and viewing on Social Media such as Facebook, YouTube etc. one cannot make difference between SD and HD, unless you see the video content on large HD Television sets (50 inch and above)
Total cost for HD quality studio setup will be around Rs. 600,000/- (Six Lakhs only). Details as under.
True Vision Media will charge Rs. 100,000/- (one Lakh only, GST extra) for consultancy, installation and training. Cost of equipments of HD quality will be around Rs. 500,000/- (Five Lakhs only). School will purchase all equipments from any supplier, under guidance of True Vision Media.
In this setup, TV Studio will be designed to achieve broadcast quality. This means studio premises has to be acoustically treated and proper sound proofing, similar to Cinema Halls is needed. Cameras used will be advance ENG type with EFP monitors offering HD and Full HD picture quality. Camera stands will be bigger in size with dolly attachment for easy movements of cameras. The video switcher also will be of HD quality with HDMI inputs and digital video output for HD recording. Broadcast quality equipments are expensive, but they are necessary in-case you need to produce commercial quality video content.
TV Media will charge Rs. 200,000/- (Two Lakhs only +GST) for consultation, installation and training to staff members for two weeks.
Equipments and furnishing will cost around 15 to 18 Lakhs. Professional equipments should be imported by school through agents in India. School management can choose required equipments after studying different options available. TV Media will offer guidance on purchase of equipment. Expensive equipments not only offer better picture quality, but they are reliable and designed to last longer.