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29th November 2022

ARTICLE: THE REUTERS ARCHIVE COLLECTION

News footage is an integral part of our history, capturing historical moments in time and documenting live events as they occur. As a historical resource, it’s a fascinating asset lending itself particularly well for educational uses and television...
26th October 2022

ARTICLE: CELEBRATING CHANNEL 4 AT 40 YEARS OLD

‘Risky’, ‘Provocative’, ‘breaking boundaries’ are frequently used to sum up public service broadcaster Channel 4. Set up in 1982, the Channel is getting ready to celebrate it’s 40th birthday. It’s come a lon...
23rd August 2022

ARTICLE: DEMYSTIFYING CODECS AND FILE COMPRESSION

An important part of the video file format process is the codec. The codec is the software used to compress video so it can be easily stored and played back. Codecs digitise and tightly compress an audio or video signal for transmission, online streaming...
14th July 2022

ARTICLE: VIDEO FILE FORMATS: FROM CAMERA TO ARCHIVE - PART TWO

Following on from Part 1 of our blog series exploring different file formats for video, our latest blog delves in to some of the formats for editing, sharing and archiving.   Formats for editing Video editing applications recognise a range...
6th July 2022

ARTICLE: VIDEO FILE FORMATS FROM CAMERA TO ARCHIVE - PART ONE

With the rise in video content and the evolution of technology, we have found ourselves with an ever demanding need for files to be compressed, shared, edited and published. With this trend, a new era of files and formats have entered the industry. Naviga...
24th May 2022

ARTICLE: PROGRAMMING TRENDS & THE USE OF ARCHIVE FOOTAGE

The way we consume media in this ever changing digital landscape is one of the many transitions we are noticing in broadcasting today. Programming formats are also evolving and adapting for the vast array of digital platforms on offer.   One of the...
4th May 2022

ARTICLE: TIPS FOR USING ARCHIVAL FOOTAGE

Archive footage can really bring your documentary or production alive, injecting slices of real life blending smoothly in to the rest of your finished project. It can prove tricky at times with a lot to take on board, so we thought we’d share some o...
30th March 2022

SCREENOCEAN ARE PROUD TO LAUNCH NEWSFILM FOR EDUCATION

Screenocean are proud to launch Newsfilm for Education; a service that gives academic institutions unprecedented access to raw video coverage of international news and over 1m clips from one of the worlds oldest, largest, and most renowned video archives...
11th March 2022

ARTICLE: COMMERCIAL V'S EDITORIAL USE

It can be quite tricky understanding the difference between Commercial and Editorial use. Taking a moment to consider and understand the main differences setting the two apart is recommended in order to best determine how to license your content and avoid...
22nd September 2021

SCREENOCEAN LTD. SIGNS FIVE-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH REUTERS VIDEO ARCHIVE

Renewed agreement is a testament to Screenocean Ltd. and Reuters strengthening partnership. Screenocean Ltd., Imagen’s sister company and content marketplace, today announces a five-year extension to its representation of the Reuters News Archive.&...
22nd July 2021

REUTERS CITYSHOTS: B-ROLL FOOTAGE FROM CITIES WORLDWIDE.

Reuters presents a newly-filmed collection of Cityshots, an ever-growing selection of B-Roll footage which contains general views, aerial views, some drone footage, beauty shots everyday street scenes, some immersive sequences, and key institutional...
2nd July 2021

SCREENOCEAN REPRESENTING WILDLIFEDIRECT

Screenocean is thrilled to welcome a new collection to our represented partners. WildlifeDirect is an African conservation agency, working tirelessly since 2004 to raise funds and awareness to protect wildlife as an important global heritage.  A vas...
21st May 2021

HARRY BIRRELL PRESENTS: A STUNNING NEW COLLECTION OF WW2 CLIPS

A hidden treasure trove of archive footage that was unexpectedly discovered when digging up family history is now available to license from Screenocean. The extraordinary story of amateur filmmaker, Harry Birrell, the man who captured his life on camera,...
28th April 2021

CLIPS & FOOTAGE IS MOVING!

After 23 long years as a freestanding archive, we have decided to move Clips & Footage onto our main website, licensing.screenocean.com, in order to make the user journey as easy as possible. We have listened to customer feedback over the years s...
12th April 2021

ARCHIVE AND STOCK FOOTAGE IN ADVERTISING

Archive and stock footage in Advertising With restrictions on filming hampering the grand visions of creatives at the moment we wanted to lift the lid on the stock/archive footage world and...
17th March 2021

PROGRESS FILMS: PROPAGANDA WITH WOMEN

PROPAGANDA WITH WOMEN Femininity in Cold War Cinema Newsreels   WHITE PAPER   The collection is now available to view on Screenocean's OneSearch Platform....
16th February 2021

SCREENOCEAN FEBRUARY NEWS

Screenocean - News A message from the GM:  2020 shook the world. Just over a year ago the rumblings of a new virus reached our shores, and we began to speculate what impact it would have on all o...