Fox Sports Deploys 20-plus Sony Cameras at World Series
While the San Francisco Giants battle the Texas Rangers in the 2010 World Series, more than 20 Sony HD cameras is capturing every angle for Fox Sports’ coverage of the Fall Classic from Arlington, Texas.
Game Creek Video is providing its Dynasty HD mobile unit for the telecast, including the main game, pre- and post-game shows.
“Sony HD technology has performed for us time and time again on high-profile productions and the equipment offers an extremely high level of production flexibility and image quality,” says Pat Sullivan, president of Game Creek Video. “We knew they would fit the bill for the World Series, which translates into delivering an enhanced viewing experience for the consumer at home.”
The Sony cameras will be a combination of models HDC-1500R and HDC-1550R multi-format cameras, as well as Sony professional LCD monitors.
“This game is one of the biggest stages for television broadcast production,” said Wayne Zuchowski, group marketing manager at Sony Electronics. “Our multi-format live production technology is ideal for this type of event, and will help to add an extra layer of excitement and reality for TV viewers.”