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Production & Uplink Services

Production Studios

WSRE-TV's Kugelman Center for Telecommunications houses three well-equipped studios.

  1. The Jean and Paul Amos Performance Studio, is Pensacola’s largest multipurpose high-definition TV studio and has a floor space of 60' by 80'. It is equipped with an extensive theatrical lighting grid, theater seating for 500, a high definition screen and projector, a 30’ by 20’ green screen, and much more! The Amos Studio is rental ready with its own greenroom facilities, exterior entrance, patron restrooms, and a breakout room with food prep area.
  2. The Phyllis and Michael Johnson Studio, best known as WSRE’s workforce studio, has floor space of 40' by 50'. The Johnson Studio is equipped with high definition technology and has broadcast quality fluorescent lighting; supplemented with quartz lighting.
  3. Studio C, is the smallest studio and has floor space of 18' by 27'. It serves as a self-contained studio equipped for uplink services. It has broadcast quality fluorescent lighting along with several background options to choose from.

WSRE Uplink Services 3/30/20

As a PBS affiliate, WSRE-TV's digital cameras, nonlinear editing equipment are available to clients, cable and national broadcasters to cover local and regional stories of national interest. WSRE-TV offers fixed uplink services. We are equipped with LTN & fully redundant Ku SD digital equipment. The studio uplink facilities have the capability of feeding live studio events, Digital files, Beta SP, digi-beta, beta SX, beta IMX, DVCam, and DVCPro tape.

WSRE requests a minimum of a two-hour notice for uplink services. We welcome a longer notice for the uplink services.

To request WSRE uplink services contact the staff member below. We will be responsive and arrange services to meet your production and uplink needs.

WSRE Prioritized Contact List for Uplink Services

Eric Fundin, Director of Operations
Phone: (850) 484-1230
Cell: (850) 777-9144
Fax: (850) 484-1255 Email: efundin@wsre.org

Marc Petersen, Lighting/Studio supervisor
Cell: (850) 777-9143 Email: mpetersen@wsre.org
Fax: (850) 484-1255

Darrel Harrison, Assistant GM & Director of Engineering & Broadcast
Phone: (850) 484-1285
Cell: (850) 982-0110 Email: dharrison@wsre.org

Joe Clary, Assistant Director of Engineering
Phone: (850) 484-1222
Cell: (865) 712-4843 Email: jclary@wsre.org

WSRE questions or comments

Jill Hubbs, General Manager
Phone: (850) 484-1219
Cell: (850) 572-2055 Email: jhubbs@wsre.org
Pensacola State College questions or comments

Sandy Cesaretti Ray, Associate Vice President of Community and Government Relations
Phone: (850) 484-1213
Cell: (850) 572-3279 Email: scesaretti@wsre.org

For additional information, click the links provided:

Rental Rates
Seating Chart – Theater Seating Only
Seating Chart – Theater and Floor Seating
Seating Chart – Floor Seating and Space Only
Studio Request for Services
Red Room Request for Services