59th St. Studios Floor Plans (pdf)

El Barrio Firehouse Studio Floor Plans (pdf)

Want to reserve our equipment or studios? Submit your request here: https://www.mnn.org/create/facilityequipment-request-form


59th Street Open Studio

MNN has one four-camera Open Studio at 59th St. The 40x40 ft. studio is equipped with:

  • Four HD television studio cameras
  • Ross Carbonite HD switcher
  • Xpression CG 2D/3D software for graphics creation
  • Telemetrics Robotic Control Unit 
  • Yamaha MC7L Audio Mixer
  • 6-line Call-in Phone System 
  • Convertible/Portable set pieces and lighting design
  • Recording formats: XDCam, DVD, Blu-ray

 

59th St and El Barrio Closed Studios

MNN has one 20x27 ft. three-camera Closed Studio at our 59th St. location and one 25x40 ft. three-camera Closed Studio at the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center. These studios are equipped with:

  • Three HD television studio cameras,
  • Ross Carbonite HD switcher
  • Xpression CG 2D/3D software for graphics creation
  • Telemetrics Robotic Control Unit 
  • Yamaha MC7L Audio Mixer
  • 6-line Call-in Phone System 
  • Convertible/Portable set pieces and lighting design
  • Recording formats: XDCam, DVD, Blu-ray

 

All-in-One "Express" Studios

MNN has four all-in-one "Express" studios: two at our 59th St. location and one at the El Barrio Firehouse. These studios are equipped with: 

  • Two Sony BRC-H700 Robotic Cameras
  • Ross Carbonite Production Switcher
  • Yamaha DM1000 Digital Audio Mixer
  • Xpression CG 2D/3D
  • 6-line Call-in Phone System 

 

Editing Stations

Between the 59th Street Studios location and the El Barrio Firehouse, MNN has 40 blazing-fast, editing stations available for certified producers. We are currently working with 27" iMacs loaded with 3.8GHz quad-core 7th-generation Intel Core i5 processors and 32GB 2400MHz memory. Each station features up-to-date Adobe Premiere video editing software. 

 

Field Packages

Certified producers at either location may reserve field packages, which include:

  • Sony Z150 SD card-based camera
  • Sony Tripod
  • Sony LED Camera Light
  • Wired Handheld, Boom and Lavaliere Microphones
  • Sennheiser Wireless Microphone System

 

This Week On MNN

June 30, 2022

This Week on MNN celebrates National Culinary Arts Month.

The Basics of Sound: What are Frequency and Amplitude?

June 29, 2022

Have you ever wondered what makes up a sound? Sound is composed of two simple elements frequency and amplitude. What we experience as sound can be connected back to these components. How we record sound is affected by them and they are what we manipulate when we're editing.