- TOOLS & MACHINES
- SPECIAL PROJECTS
- REQUEST FOR QUOTES
- SET BUILDING
- SPECIAL EFFECTS
CARPENTRYWe build the structures, scenery, finishing and other elements that the creative team designs for the sets of our Novelas. We have about 10,000 square feet of space for production and staging. Our facilities are equipped with the best wood working tools. Our infrastructure allows us to work twenty four hours a day with air conditioning for optimal drying of materials. Additionally, our personnel is highly trained and experienced with the use of such tools. Safety of our Telemundo Studios operators is one of our priorities. Our new shop provides our employees with the best machinery and our props warehouse has expanded from 25,000 to 47,000 square feet. We have built special racks and displays designed exclusively for our needs to simplify storage.
TOOLS & MACHINESWe have the ideal tools that are required to work in the entertainment industry, as well as precise safety equipment to guarantee the well-being of our employees. The variety of tools allows our Telemundo Carpenter team to saw, drill and finish our own furniture and accessories needed for the production of the Novelas. This gives us the flexibility to build and repurpose everything on our own that is required for specific scenes. Our team works diligently to provide the best custom pieces for our Novela Sets.
SPECIAL PROJECTSThe Telemundo Studios' Special Projects team produces global product development for its Miami and Mexico productions. Special Projects started over 10 years ago and began producing original content for Hispanics in the United States. Over 50 projects have been created since 2003. For years it has designed and implemented specific requirements for different Novela productions. Any special effects and products that are required are done internally. Special Projects has designed the facilities to provide each production with exceptional results and well equipped studios. The Special Projects Department offers specialized technical assistance in the handling of iron and aluminum welded structures needed for productions or other departments within Telemundo Studios.
FINISHINGThe Finishing department is responsible for the finished look and appearance that our productions require. This department closely monitors the quality standards needed to bring to the screen the best results with regards to materials, textures, and techniques. It creates imitations of materials such as brick, stone, and marble to create the right scenic effect. Its personnel is trained in the handling of all types of materials to ensure the best results of all the details for each project. Its creative team works on the design, look, and feel to make each project unique.
REQUEST FOR QUOTESOur team is highly trained in the analysis, breakdown, and quoting of new projects. Our team of specialists utilizes a system that optimizes the scheduling, purchasing, and building in order to produce quality elements on time and within our client’s budget. The scheduling and order of each product is recorded and inventory is kept up to date with the use of various applications. With these resources we can budget and estimate the expenses necessary. We actively engage in constant and fluid communication with the production and creative departments.
DELIVERYThe Shop has the capability of delivering the sets and other pieces to any location or other studios. We possess a variety of vehicles that can fulfill the delivery needs required by the projects. We own 76 production vehicles and many HD mobile units. Telemundo Studios uses heavy duty trucks and vans to transport our props and accessories to different filming locations. We also own spacious and detailed trailers that allow our staff to travel and transport with convenience.
SET BUILDINGNovela sets require detailed attention; each set has its own characteristics. Our Telemundo Studios team has a variety of pieces that are important for building Novela scenes. These pieces can create different atmospheres in the same location. The Shop offers a professional setup and breakdown of the sets that covers all aspects of the launch of a project. 100% of the scenery is built in house and our team creates our sets from top to bottom. Our team has years of experience in the industry and are knowledgeable about safety standards.
SPECIAL EFFECTSThis department produces special props and effects that need to appear on a scene. This area is in charge of realizing the scenes that require a high level of difficulty. Telemundo Studios Miami has five major stages that are fully equipped with the necessary infrastructure to create anything imaginable inside our own facilities. Telemundo has four avid stations, three Pro Tools, one color correction, two graphic design stations, and one motion graphics station that gives us the flexibility to create our own special effects in house.
REPAIRTelemundo Studios has a dedicated group of professional experts trained in the maintenance and repair of all our state of the art engineering and technical equipment such as cameras, lights, microphones, etc.
This allows us to have a constant and fast paced live production environment in the Studios or on remote location, with the confidence that production will never have to be stopped because of malfunctioning equipment. It also guarantees the safety and well-being of all of our crew.