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In Pictures: Forum opens new facilities

Reception space at The Forum, Norwich

The Forum, Norwich, opened it's new community multi-media facilities and reception area to the public on Tuesday, 7 April, 2009.

Reception space at The Forum, Norwich

The reception area at The Forum is the entrance for visitors to the BBC in Norwich, Fusion and the BBC Open Studio facilities.

Floor plan of Fushion, BBC Open Studio and the Curve at The Forum, Norwich

The new facilities at The Forum are spread across three floors and feature state-of-the art multi-media technology to make and showcase films and artwork created by people in Norfolk.

Fusion offers visitors to The Forum, Norwich, a free HD experience

Fusion features Europe's largest, free, permanent HD screen. Measuring 24m by 2.5m (78.7ft by 8.2ft) it will showcase film, image and sound made by people from around the region.

Fusion offers visitors to The Forum, Norwich, a free HD experience

The Fusion project has been developed through a partnership between the BBC, City College and The Forum Trust and aims to nurture and showcase local talent.

Entrance to BBC Voices at The Forum, Norwich

BBC Voices occupies the middle floor of the development and will work with the public, schools and organisations on story-telling projects in audio, film and music. To get involved call 01603 617411.

BBC Voices occupies the second floor of the multi-media development and will work with members of the public, schools and organisations on various story-telling projects in audio, video and mix-media.

The BBC Voices project offers free access to BBC production expertise and facilities to produce TV, radio and online content for community projects and broadcast.

BBC Open Studio

The BBC Open Studio offers state-of-the-art facilities to help people tell their stories, create music videos and produce films. Tours of the Open Studio will be available on Sundays from May 2009.

BBC Open Studio

The 'green screen' in the studio allows virtual environments to be added to the background space behind the performers.

The Curve is a conference, meeting and performance space at The Forum, Norwich

The Curve is situated on the lowest level of The Forum, beneath the reception area and BBC Open Studio. A conference space, it can also facilitate screenings and performances.




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