Vancouver, Feb. 10, 2010 – The Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) invites you to gather with thousands at the 2010 Aboriginal Pavilion (Chiefs’ House) as the Four Host First Nations (FHFN) receive the Olympic Flame. This is the last chance to see the flame before it enters the Opening Ceremony to officially kick off the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.
CTC will provide an onsite Broadcast HD/SD Pool Feed in addition to a Live HD Satellite Feed of footage from a produced four-camera integrated signal. Feed to include all celebrations including the Olympic Flame blessing by FHFN and Aboriginal showcase of talent. Please see attached backgrounders for detailed transmission list and further information on available footage, including interviews and 30 minute programs showcasing international torchbearers and Aboriginal experiences in Canada.
Location: 2010 Aboriginal Pavilion (Chiefs’ House), corner of Hamilton St. and West Georgia St., Vancouver
Date: February 12, 2010
Broadcast Pool Feed Configuration (on site)
Audio – Analog Male XLR outputs (Mono mixed Signal)
(56) Mono Channels – International Feed
(32) Mono Channels – English Commentators Feed
Video - BNC Female Connectors – SDI –Serial Digital Signal
(56) HD-SDI – 1080 60i Broadcast Signal
(32) SD-SDI – 480i 29.97 - 16:9 Aspect Ratio – Broadcast Signal
A limited quantity of SD (Standard Definition) composite Analog connections will be available.
HD Satellite Feed:
AMC15/K6 - 36MHz uplink in Vancouver:
TV2GO DL and Turn to NSS7 ENV8/EUH8 Slot C&D
RR Satellite D.L NSS 7 to:
S.R – 13.333
CTC will freely offer media organizations use of its footage for broadcast editorial purposes only.
Photo will be available on FLAME. To register for FLAME, visit www.vancouver2010.com/flame, click `Visit FLAME' and then `Register now.'
For more information, please contact:
For technical inquiries (broadcast, satellite and pool feed)