Archive for the 'Operations and Engineering' Category

Garrett Brown

Steadicam. Divecam. Skycam. If you’ve seen a sporting event on TV or a movie that features ultra-smooth camera work, the odds are pretty high that the production crew is making use of one of Garrett Brown’s inventions. Born April 6, 1942, in Long Branch, N.J., Brown revolutionized TV and movie production in the mid-1970s with [...]

John Roché

Without John Roché, some of sports production’s greatest directors simply refuse to do a show. Over the course of two decades with NEP Broadcasting, he has defined the role of the modern technical manager, lending his expertise to some of the largest live television events in the world. Organized, detail-oriented, patient, and fair, Roché literally [...]