Planet Earth

BBC technology chief outlines UHD TV priorities

A combination of High Dynamic Range (HDR) and Wider Colour Gamut (WCG), rather than higher resolution and higher frame rates (HFR), will be the key to the success of UHD TV, and the BBC will adopt technologies that ensure all its licence fee payers are able to view the content it produces, according to Andy […]

Netflix to produce Planet Earth follow-up

Netflix has partnered with creators of the acclaimed natural history series Planet Earth to produce its own follow-up series, Our Planet.  Netflix is partnering with Silverback Films and conservation organisation WWF on the ambitious four-year project that will see Our Planet premiere across all Netflix’s territories in 2019. Using 4K camera technology, the eight-part series will […]