WEDU is committed to offering the best production facilities and customer service at competitive rates, located blocks from downtown Tampa with convenient close access to Interstate 275. (Address and Map)


For more information or to check availability for your next project, contact WEDU Production Coordinator Pam Webb at (813) 739-2971 or



Hough Family Foundation Studio – 70′ x 50′

  • 20′ to lighting grid with 19′ high seamless cyc wall
  • Seamless cyc size- 70′ + 50′ + 12′
  • Black cyc curtain available for 360 degree coverage of studio
  • 4’x 4′ lighting grid with ETC (Ion) Dimmer Board (Dimmer per circuit system)

Studio 2 – 30′ x 40′

  • 20′ to grid with hard edge cyc wall

Additional lists of lighting and grip equipment available upon request.


Production Control Room

  • Digital Control Room with Sony MVS8300 HD switcher and Ross Xpression graphics



High Definition

  • 2 Sony HDC-900 Studio cameras
  • 2 Sony HDC-950 Studio, can be configured for studio pedestal, hand-held, or jib

Record Format/VTRs

  • AJA Ki-Pro Rack Mount Digital Pro Res Recorders with Stor500 Storage Modules
  • High Definition – HDW-M2000 HDCam and Panasonic D-5

Tape Feed/Live Shot Services

  • Single guest live shot preset with monitor background, camera, audio, IFB & PL
  • Connected nationwide via The Switch network (SD/HD)

Additional Equipment

  • CamMate Systems III camera crane with extension up to 29′
  • Doorway Dolly with track
  • Teleprompters available for studio cameras
  • Extensive complement of grip equipment and studio lighting


Field Production / HD / DSLR

  • Canon 5D Mark III / Canon 70 D with various lenses
  • Canon VIXIA HF R52
  • Sony PMW-EX3
  • Sound Design PIX 240i and Tascam DR-100 Mark II for audio
  • Supplemental gear includes Go-Pro Hero 3+, Norms Studio Stealth Slider kit and ikan LED light kit


Editing Services

Non-Linear systems

  • Final Cut 7 & Final Cut X
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC 



  • All technical, production and support staff
  • Resource for Camera Operators, Technical Director, Producer, Director, Audio, Videographer, Make-up, Wardrobe, Catering, Video, Craft Services, and other production services.
  • Green Room (no charge with Studio Production)
  • Make-Up Rooms (no charge with Studio Rental)


Remote Truck

High-Definition Mobile Production Vehicle

  • (4) Panasonic AGHPX370pj P2 Camcorders
  • (4) Miller Compass 20 Fluid Head Tripods
  • (4) AJA 4K Quad Solid State Recorders
  • Broadcast Pix Granite GR1000 Switcher
    • Integrated Ingest and Production Control
    • Harris Inscriber CG TitleMotion GS & Fluent Rapid CG2 for professional titles, animations, rolls and crawls.
    • Integrated Dual Channel Clip Store
    • Integrated Virtual Sets
  • HME Dx-200 Digital Wireless Intercom with (5) wireless belt packs
    Provides approximately 500 feet of radial coverage
  • Mackie 1402 VLZ Pro audio mixer
    Each channel of the stereo pair has an adjustable digital delay for controlling lip sync
  • Onboard 10KW Onan diesel generator for full power
  • Rear Access Panel makes external power connections, audio connections, digital, video, and telephone easily accessible
  • AJA Pak Docking Stations w/512 Storage Modules
  • P2 Memory Cards, Miller Compass 20 Fluid Tripod Heads and 9" Viewfinder Monitors

Trailer with Remote Lighting and Grip Package

  • ARRI Lighting Instruments
  • Chimera Light Soft-boxes
  • Matthews Scrim and Flag Kits
  • C-stands, apple boxes, power cables, sand bags, tool kits, grip supplies and more