Recent Posts by Roberto Landini, SVG Europe

Aret Readies New Nine-Meter 4K OB Van for Delivery to Qatar

The client that commissioned the latest OB van from Italian company Aret Video & Audio Engineering is called Qatar Cultural and Heritage Events Centre. At the time of writing, the new nine-metre long vehicle is ready for delivery, does not yet have a ‘stage name’, and is also awaiting external graphic customisation.  More

Moving Past Lockdown in Italy: Views of OB Service Providers

TV shooting in the entertainment and sports areas has closed in on itself in recent years, producing, in practice, a certain concentration of forces in the hands of a few highly specialized production companies in Italy. In addition to contracting in number, the production service providers who physically carry out the filming of sporting events […]  More

How Sky Italia Has Adapted Its Content, Operations Through the Coronavirus Lockdown

SVG Europe had the chance to sit down with Sky Italia Senior Director of Production Broadcast and Creative Hub Riccardo Botta to discuss how the broadcaster moved to remote working well before the lockdown in Italy and has now mixed various professional, prosumer, and consumer technologies together to enable work to continue and shows to […]  More

Euro Media Group Italy Companies Put Disaster Recovery Plans in Place

The three Italian associates of the pan-European Euro Media Group – 3Zero2, Global Production, and Netco Sports – have adapted quickly to the subject of disaster recovery. To overcome the current emergency situation due to the coronavirus outbreak they have implemented rigorous security, technological, and logistical/organizational measures in order to guarantee continuity of service.  More

Live From the Biathlon World Championships 2020: Eurovision Services Shoots Clean in Antholz-Anterselva

Situated at the end of the Antholz valley in northern Italy, on the borders of Switzerland and Austria, and at an altitude of 1600m, the Biathlon Arena, or “Südtirol Arena”, is an ideal venue for the Biathlon World Championships 2020. Eurovision Services, part of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), is the host broadcaster for the […]  More