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

CBS Radio Launches HD Radio Sports Quadcast in D.C.

In a first for the industry, CBS Radio today announced the launch of “The FAN Sports Network,” the first four-channel HD Radio digital multicast station in the country. WJFK-FM, 106.7 The Fan is now offering sports followers in the Washington, D.C. area subscription free access to CBS Radio’s biggest sports radio stations in the Northeast […]  More

Sachtler Heads to the Wilds for Zoo Filez

Wildlife videographer Terry Shiels has recently completed another episode of the ongoing award-winning television series, The Zoo Filez,which is seen by over 400,000 viewers each week and is carried by ten broadcast stations and two cable systems across North Carolina. And he is about to take off for yet another adventure. “One of the first things […]  More

2010 HPA Tech Retreat: What Gave Some “Avatar” Viewers Discomfort?

It’s hard to report on the HPA Tech Retreat, held in mid-February in Palm Springs, CA. There were almost 100 presentations in the main program, not counting more than 60 breakfast roundtables, four demo rooms (and a truck), and networking lunches, dinners, and strange-rules softball games for the more than 450 registered participants.  Still, it’s […]  More

MIRA Mobile Television Improves HD Fleet with EVS, Chyron Upgrades

MIRA Mobile Television is in the process of completing the second phase of upgrades and enhancements to its existing HD fleet in an effort to keep up with client needs as well as technical advances. Frank Taylor, MIRA Mobile Television, general manager, says second-phase improvements on M5HD, for example, include graphics and EVS instant replay […]  More

Wireless Mic Users Make Voices Heard With FCC

It’s been a busy few weeks with respect to wireless spectrum as a broad array of wireless microphone users have inundated the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) with comments, urging them to expand eligibility for wireless microphone licenses. Submissions came from music producers Phil Ramone and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, American Idol Music Director Rickey Minor, Live […]  More

Digital Cinema Summit Dives into 3D at NAB

The 3D content creation and consumption chain, including creation, packaging, distribution, and display, will be in focus at the 2010 NAB Show Digital Cinema Summit, “3D: Cinema and Home” on April 10 and 11, 2010, during the annual NAB Show. Bringing together executives and thought leaders from major film studios, broadcast networks, and technology providers […]  More