Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

As Chief Editor, Dachman oversees all aspects of SVG's North American editorial operations, including all news on Sportsvideo.org, the daily SVG Insider newsletter, and SVG’s annual print publications. A member of the SVG team since 2009, Dachman also serves as Program Director for SVG's Sports Content Management & Storage (SCMS) Forum, RSN Summit, Sports Graphics Forum, and TranSPORT event. Prior to joining SVG, he covered local sports for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, MA, and served on the production staff of SiriusXM Satellite Radio's The Ron & Fez Show. Dachman began his career in the Sports Information department at Northeastern University in Boston, where he earned a BA in Media Communications and Cinema Studies. A native of Denver, CO, Jason currently resides in Queens, NY.

Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Canon Releases Three New Wireless File Transmitter Units

Canon U.S.A. has announced the release of three new wireless file transmitter units to accompany each of its three professional Digital SLR Camera models. The three wireless file transmitters (WFT-E2 II A, WFT-E4 II A, and WFT-E5A) provide several new wireless connectivity options to users of the EOS-1D Mark IV, EOS 5D Mark II, and […]  More

Harris adds Dawson, Walt to Digital Signage Team

Harris Broadcast Communications has brought on Carre Dawson and Rebecca Walt as directors of business development as part of its expansion of the broadcast communication digital signage department. Dawson will be in charge of North America’s western region while Walt will focus on the eastern region. “They are well-connected and have impressive records of success […]  More

3D TV Roundup: Glasses-Free Technology Still Far From Perfect

Everyone got a long look at some glasses-free 3D at CES in Las Vegas and while the technology is still far from perfect, it remains chalked full of promise. Endgadet reports that Intel’s demo of glasses-free 3D provided, “loads of depth, and everything appeared buttery smooth,” but only from certain angles. The full 3D experience […]  More

Polecam Featured at B&H Studio in NYC

The Studio – B&H has added a the Polecam Pro 1 System model to the Studio’s showroom, which is adjacent to the B&H Superstore in New York City. The Studio allows production professionals to experience first hand a selection of high-end products from top companies. Visitors can evaluate and compare equipment, watch live demos, and […]  More

Japan’s Leading TV Providers to Offer 3D Programming

Two of Japan’s top satellite and cable broadcasters are currently working on 3D programming that is expected to hit the airwaves as early as this summer, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Sky Perfect TV is set to meet with production companies this month to explore plans for 3D movies and sports programming for its existing […]  More

Ebersol: NBC Will Lose Money on 2010 Olympics

Dick Ebersol, chairman of NBC Universal Sports and Olympics executive producer, says that NBC will lose money on the Winter Olympics for the first time in network history in 2010. Ebersol attributes this to the drastic increase in license rights for the 2010 and 2012 Olympics, rather than a lack of advertising sales. Although advertising […]  More

Linear Acoustic Teams Up with TSL on Audio Monitor

Linear Acoustic and TSL Professional Products Group have teamed up once again for their latest product – the PAMbDa-II Audio Monitor (also known as PAM2-3G16). The PAMbDa-II is a compact 2RU multichannel audio and video monitor that can display and reproduce up to eight audio channels from applied AES or SDI signals. It also has […]  More

Lange Named Executive Director of SMPTE

Barbara H. Lange has been selected as the new executive director of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) and will officially undertake her new role on Jan. 20. Lange arrives at SMPTE after serving as staff director of product management and business development for the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), […]  More

Daktronics Installs LED Display at Oakland U Arena

Daktronics has installed a state-of-the-art LED video display inside Athletics Center O’Rena at the Oakland University in Rochester, MI The 10 foot high by 20 foot wide LED video display is mounted to the wall at the arena, which is home to the Oakland Golden Grizzlies men’s and women’s basketball and volleyball teams. “The new […]  More