Recent Posts by Heather McLean, SVG Europe

PUBG Finals Live Streamed by Black Molly Entertainment on BlackMagic Design

The grand finals of GLL’s fourth series of PlayerUnknown Battleground (PUBG) saw 16 of the world’s best teams with 64 simultaneous players battling it out for a $150,000 prize pot. Held at Stockholm’s Metronome Studios from February 28 to March 1, live coverage of the three-day event was handled by esports specialist, Black Molly Entertainment.  More

UK Sports Broadcasters Battle to Keep Schedules Filled Following Coronavirus Postponements

Numerous sports leagues and federations have canceled or postponed events down to fears of, or actual, coronavirus spread and infection, leaving broadcasters with the challenge of filling their programming schedules. The question of what to do with the available airtime is still being decided upon in many cases but one un-named broadcaster told SVG Europe […]  More

Project Access Launched to Open Doors for Women Across Sports TV

International Women’s Day marks the launch of Project Access, a cross-industry initiative to improve opportunities for women professionals to enter and progress in sports broadcast, supported by numerous leading international organizations. An initial impact is being made by HBS, IMG, the English Football League (EFL) and Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT), with SVG Europe as […]  More

International Women’s Day 2020: Why Fight This Fight?

One question that members of SVG Europe Women are sometimes asked is why do we need a group in sports broadcasting especially for women? The answer is simple, and can be answered by taking a quick look around you. Look at your company, look at other companies in the sports broadcasting industry, look at representation […]  More

LaLiga Becomes First League to Use Volumetric Video for Replays

LaLiga immersed viewers in a technology fest for last weekend’s El Clásico showpiece match between Real Madrid and Barcelona FC, becoming the first league to use volumetric video for replay during a live game. On the volumetric video used in the game on Sunday, March 1, LaLiga went for replay 360º technology which allows, through […]  More

Powerhouse PRG Delivers Remote Production of Live Esports Feed With TVU Anywhere

TVU Networks, a provider of live IP video and remote production solutions, recently worked with PRG Germany, an international provider of event production services, on the remote production of an eSports tournament. PRG needed technological assistance to live stream an eSports competition on Twitch. The event, called the ‘mash-up’, divided 100 players into 25 teams […]  More