WITH ACTUA NEWS, ACTUA PROVIDES ITS EXPERTISE, ITS PRODUCTION AND TRANSMISSION RESOURCES FOR NEWS COVERAGE TELEVISION CHANNELS
Actua has covered major events that marked the second half of the 20th century up until today. The company has been present in areas of conflict or devastation setting up TV media centers allowing journalists to provide news coverage.
Actua has covered the conflicts in the former Yugoslavia, Iraq, Afghanistan, Chechnya, Somalia, Lebanon… and events such as the Tsunami, European elections, the G8 and G20 summits, Football World Cups, Olympic Games, the World Economic Forum, the Cannes Film Festival, the Venice Film Festival…
Over the years Actua has become the undisputed leader in news and hard news solutions, thanks to their ability to offer all services required for television and broadcasters worldwide.
Actua is a full service HD video camera rental and crewing facility located in Geneva, Switzerland and in Paris, France. We are dedicated to serving all your news production needs. Whether it be in town or around the world, we are there for you 24/7.
Each crew includes: DP/Camera Operator, Audio Engineer, Camera Package, Audio Package, Small Lighting Package, and Misc. Grip Equipment.
Actua offers shooting/editing solutions taking into account the reactivity needs of TV news programmes. We offer teams that are specially trained in news fields that are able to speak several languages and master filming and news editing.
We provide coverage of events wherever and whenever the news story is happening. The Video Journalists are experienced and used to working in complex situations.
We are able to provide the transmission of images through deployment of our our Flyaways Uplinks facilities (Ku, C, Ka) or through 3G/4G Devices.
Our coordination takes care of issuing visas, transport logistics and accommodation, insurance and arrival conditions on-site.
Our Geneva and Paris production centres provide you with offices for permanent correspondents and reporters on mission.
On request and based on the events, Actua installs production offices throughout the world.
The offices are made as open-plan offices or as private offices. They are fitted with personal computers, telephones, faxes, photocopiers and high bandwith internet connection.