Thursday, May 26, 2016

The Chicago Production Center

In addition to being the home of two premier broadcast platforms WTTW11 and 98.7WFMT 5400 North Saint Louis is also home to state of the art production and editing facilities and equipment.

Our Facilities and Services include:

  • Four fully-equipped soundstages including a 9,000 sq. ft. Stage. Desisti lighting system
  • Each soundstage supports multiple tape and disc formats including, HDcam, Digi-beta, Beta-SX, XDcam (HD or SD)
  • Field production XDcam (HD or SD)
  • Edit suites: three Avid media composer adrenaline suites (HD or SD) supporting a variety of formats both tape and file based. Three GV Vibrint editing systems
  • Production offices, conference rooms, VYVX uplink communications
  • Scenic design and construction
  • Graphic design, 2Dand 3D animation
  • Skilled crews

Post-Production, Scenic Design and Graphic Design

Our experienced post-production and graphics teams represent some of the best in the industry.

Our facility houses three Avid Media Composer edit suites supporting a variety of formats both tape and file based. Our edit suites are SD or HD compatible. Our editors bring to your production the creativity and experience essential to finishing quality programming.

The Chicago Production Center staffs designers who create our distinctive video and print graphics utilizing Photoshop Illustrator. Our Emmy-nominated designers create 2D and 3D animation using After Effects and LightWave.

Contact Us

The Chicago Production Center Studios
5400 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60625
For additional information, please call (773) 509-5555
Fax: (773) 509-5303


Chicago Production Center - Studio

Chicago Production Center - Facilities