The Baird Studio at Alexandra Palace. The IFT (Intermediate Film Technique) camera was positioned in a dedicated bay: It shot on film which was instantly developed for scanning and transmission. The cumbersome machinery lasted only a few months of service before Marconi-EMI were selected to take the television service forward.


  • Title: Baird Studio ©BBC
  • Date Created: 1936-08
  • Location: Alexandra Palace, London
  • Subject Keywords: Television
  • Type: Photograph
  • Original Source: BBC Photo Library
  • Rights: (c) BBC

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