Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, SVG Europe

BBC Sport Captures Open Championship Highlights from the Biggest Sporting Event Ever in Northern Ireland

The 148th Open Championship took place this past weekend in Northern Ireland. There to catch the unfolding action was BBC Sport whose television commentary team is still led, astonishingly, by 88-year-old Peter Alliss — one of only two surviving golfers to have competed the last time The Open was held at Royal Portrush. The BBC […]  More

RT Software, Mo-Sys in Service for BBC Sport AR Studio at Wimbledon

Sports graphics company Moov is using RT Software’s AR solution on a three-camera set-up, that also features Mo-Sys’ StarTracker camera tracking technology, to enhance BBC Sport’s coverage of Wimbledon 2019. Extending the studio with AR graphics is allowing the BBC to improve the viewer experience with high impact graphics that would not be possible in […]  More

Input Media Selects Net Insight for Remote Production of FIFA Women’s World Cup

Input Media chose Net Insight’s remote production solution to produce the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 for BBC Sport. Input Media produced all programming for the Women’s World Cup remotely for BBC Sport from the 7 June until 7 July — 27 live games by distributed remote production from its recently upgraded Manchester production […]  More

Multi-Screen Eurosport Approach Delivers 31% Video Streaming Increase During Roland Garros

Eurosport has reported a significant rise in digital viewership at Roland Garros, following the global direct-to-consumer (D2C) strategy of its parent Discovery. Eurosport saw a 31% year-on-year increase in unique views of the Roland Garros 2019 tournament via its dedicated OTT video streaming service, Eurosport Player, and the Eurosport app.  More