Live From Wimbledon: ESPN Shines Spotlight on Coco, Preps for Five-Week US Open Run

The Wimbledon Tennis Championships are heading into their final weekend, but, from day one, the event has been filled with dramatic storylines for ESPN. Right out of the gate, 15-year-old American Coco Gauff  (the youngest qualifier ever) upset U.S. tennis legend Venus Williams and then managed to have a week for the ages before losing […]  More

Tech Focus: Audio Consoles, Part 1 — Design Evolves To Meet New Exigencies

The large-format audio console remains a staple of remote broadcast production, but substantial changes are taking place under the hood and around its ecosystem. The shift to an IP-based signal path has become increasingly entrenched over the past two years, as has implementation of at-home production (aka REMI), driven by the never-ending need to cut […]  More

SVG Sit Down: Dale Pro Audio’s Tim Brown Explains How the New DaleB2B.com Came About

Dale Pro Audio has launched its DaleB2B.com business-to-business portal, an invitation-only e-commerce site for broadcast and AV contractors, integrators, and dealers. The website allows access to more than 100,000 products; fast product search with auto-suggested results; navigation by product category; the ability to filter search results by what’s in stock; a “Request a Quote” feature […]  More

Live From Wimbledon: NEP Efforts Drive WBS, ESPN Productions

This year’s Wimbledon tournament marks year two of a four-year relationship between Wimbledon Broadcast Services (WBS) and NEP, whereby the former is providing technical gear and engineering services for the tournament. And, although the second year of a deal can occasionally see some major changes and overhauls, the Wimbledon technical plan has seen only minor […]  More

Live From Wimbledon: Game, Set and Match to WBS With Second Championships as Host Broadcaster

One year on from Wimbledon Broadcast Services’ (WBS) successful debut as host broadcaster for the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) annual Championships, the atmosphere is far more relaxed. After taking over from the BBC’s 90-year run as host last year, WBS has settled comfortably into its role after the mammoth project that saw a […]  More