BBC StoryWorks accepts media for transcode only if it is in one of the formats listed below.
If you have a case for using another format please let us know and we'll work with you to resolve your request, although this may lead to longer production times.
For any enquiries please contact one of the below:
- EMEA – firstname.lastname@example.org
- Asia – Nicola.Eliot@bbc.com
- Australia - Jelena.Li@bbc.com
- North America – email@example.com
|Acceptable audio input formats||
There is a 50 GB file size limit for uploading audio.
Clips MUST be longer than 1-second to avoid issues when attempting to input.
MPEG Audio - version 1 (standard MP3 file) 192kbps .mp3 ·Wave - PCM - Microsoft .wav
|Acceptable image input formats||
There is a 4 MB file size limit for uploading images. Image width is limited to 2054 pixels.
JPG (not PNG, SVG or GIF)
SMP/EMP: You must ensure that the image is in the correct aspect ratio (16:9 - landscape) and the correct size (1920 x 1080 is current guidance from iPlayer picture editors)
|Acceptable Logo Formats||
Two formats to be supplied:
JPEG 88 x 31 pixels for Partnered Content only
And as above (acceptable image formats)