About Us

Established for more than sixteen years, Soho-based root6 is the most experienced and committed supplier of technology to the UK broadcast, film, post-production and new media communities and is characterised by a high level of technical competence.
Complementing equipment supply, root6 also provides systems integration services, technical support and training.

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Meet us at BVE: Stand J15

23rd-25th February 2016 There’s something for engineers and creatives alike on the stand, where we’ll be presenting a range of technologies addressing evolving industry trends that will become mainstream issues in the year ahead. High [...]

Media Composer 8.4.5 and DNxIO 10.5.4 are available

  Avid have announced the release of Media Composer v8.4.5. This release has important bug fixes and, together with the updated Desktop Video Software (10.5.4), includes feature enhancements  for the Avid Artist | DNxIO. This [...]

Gotchas with updating firmware over RS232

I've recently been upgrading Boland BVB25 OLED monitors over their RS232 serial ports; aside from needing a USB/serial adaptor (I use the Keyspan which mimics an old PC serial UART) you also need a null-modem [...]

Colour of the wall and lights in grading rooms

In the last year or so a lot of my time seems to have been taken up with getting monitors and other display devices to show the correct colours for film and TV. However, as with all other areas, context is everything and the colour of the wall behind the monitor (and the colour of the light illuminating the wall) are as important as the calibration of the monitor. […]

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