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

NEP Group Team Works Hard to Develop New Services for Clients to Make Production Safer, Easier

NEP Group has responded to the current COVID-19 crisis with close collaboration among its employees and teams, resulting in a number of new and refined offerings that are designed to help clients across the spectrum continue to create content during COVID-19 with new, innovative solutions while implementing new health and safety measures to support broadcast […]  More

Fanview Virtual Fan Tech Can Fill Empty Venues, Engage Audience in New Ways

With more and more sports leagues and federations figuring out timelines for the return of competition, the challenge for broadcasters is investigating ways to fill the visual void of an empty stadium. Virtual graphics of all sorts are possible, including enhanced statistics, sponsor branding, team logos, scores, and more. And then there is the possibility […]  More

Inside the International Federation of Hockey’s Decision to Tap NAGRA for OTT, Digital Offerings

The International Federation of Hockey (FIH) has two billion fans globally and Thierry Weil, FIH, CEO, faced the same challenge anyone with two billion fans (and 30 million active participants) has: how can you understand them better and start to build a real relationship? FIH hopes to find that answer via a new 10-year relationship […]  More

ARRI Lighting Appoints Ivo Ivanovski GM, Business Unit

ARRI has named Ivo Ivanovski as General Manager Business Unit Lighting, effective August 1, 2020. Together with General Manager Markus Lampier, Ivanovski will manage ARRI’s Lighting Business Unit out of the facility in Stephanskirchen, Germany. In this position, Ivanovski will be responsible for demand creation including the areas of product management, application engineering, service, sales, […]  More

Canon EOS Webcam Utility Available for Mac OS; Turns Select PowerShot and ILC Cameras into Webcams

After tens of thousands of downloads and comments from Canon brand loyalists, the EOS Webcam Utility Beta software has expanded, and is now available for macOS users. Unveiled today by Canon U.S.A. for select EOS Interchangeable Lens Cameras (ILC) and PowerShot cameras, this beta version solution converts a compatible Canon camera into a webcam through […]  More

HBS Broadcast Academy Video Offers Insights, Tips for Directing in the Age of Coronavirus

The HBS Broadcast Academy has been an important part of the industry’s education initiatives as it is designed to provide specialized training to help improve to quality of football/soccer production, increase the opportunities for women and minorities in front-bench roles, and much more. It’s most recent efforts involved an online panel discussion featuring two leading […]  More