Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer has been editorial director of the Sports Video Group since 2005 and has been writing about how sports networks and leagues use video and audio technology to deliver a quality TV experience since 1991. He began his career in 1991 at Television Broadcast magazine before joining Cahners where he was editor of Digital Broadcasting magazine. In 2000 he joined Broadcasting & Cable magazine as Senior Editor of Technology. Seven years later he helped co-found the Sports Video Group with Paul Gallo and Marty Porter.

Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2018: Gene Mikell — Six Decades of Masterful Video Control

SVG is profiling this year’s 11 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductees in the weeks leading up to the ceremony on Dec. 11 at the New York Hilton. For more information, CLICK HERE. Gene Mikell will enter the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame not just as an octogenarian but as an octogenarian who still spends […]  More

Esports Production Forum: At-Home Workflow Helps Deal With Explosive Growth

In esports productions, the sheer scale of events played in far-flung locations poses big challenges for the production teams. The biggest is figuring out whether connectivity will allow an at-home production, whether those circuits are reliable, and whether the scale of the show is suitable for at-home production. That topic was the subject of a […]  More

ESPN Checks Out New Canon UHD-DIGISUPER 122 Lens

ESPN got its hands on the new Canon UHD-DIGISUPER 122 (UJ122x8.2B) lens for this past Saturday’s ESPN College Football Saturday Primetime matchup between the University of Michigan and Penn State. The production team had a chance to try it out at two locations — a main game camera and the low–end-zone camera — on the […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2018: Bill Fitts — A Career of Firsts, a Lasting Legacy

SVG is profiling this year’s 11 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductees in the weeks leading up to the ceremony on Dec. 11 at the New York Hilton. For more information, CLICK HERE. When your broadcasting career includes producing the first Super Bowl, launching The NFL Today for CBS, and then jumping aboard ESPN in […]  More

Transmission Vendors Discuss Challenges, Opportunities of Ever-Evolving Industry

The Vendor Perspectives panel at SVG’s annual TranSPORT event always provides an opportunity to see what is top of mind for professionals working to meet the signal-transport needs of sports-content creators and distributors. Today, they are under more pressure than ever to meet next-generation needs while ensuring that expanding client needs are met, often without […]  More