Live From PyeongChang: Alpensia Sliding Centre and Skeleton Photo Gallery

The Alpensia Sliding Centre is home to some of the Olympics’ most dangerous sports: luge, skeleton, and bobsled. The lightning-fast action on the course requires split-second reflexes on the part of everyone involved in the production as well as some automated processes and plenty of cool miniature robotic cameras.  More

Live From PyeongChang: Ladies’ Super G Photo Gallery

The Alpine events got off to a slow start at the PyeongChang Olympics, but, once the winds died down, the action returned to the hills. One of the highlights was the ladies’ Super G, which offered some unexpected drama when the final skier on the course, Czechoslovakian Ester Ledecka, surprised everyone by capturing gold.  More

Live From PyeongChang: NBC’s Chip Adams on the Evolution of Venue Operations

Every Olympics challenges a venue-operations team in new and unique ways: cultural differences, language differences, and problem-solving philosophy can change drastically from one Games to the next. In PyeongChang, VP, Venue Engineering, Chip Adams and his team at NBC Olympics have tackled those differences, implemented new workflows, and supported the efforts of the NBC production team. And, […]  More

Live From NBA All-Star: RSPCT, SMT Take Shot-Tracking Graphics to Next Level on TNT’s Three-Point Contest

One of the highlights of Turner’s NBA All-Star Saturday Night coverage was the debut of a shot-tracking technology developed by Israeli startup RSPCT. Deployed for the Three-point Contest, RSPCT’s system, which uses a sensor attached to the backboard to identify exactly where the ball hits the rim/basket, was integrated with SMT’s graphics system to offer […]  More

Live From NBA All-Star: Mixon Digital Drives In-Venue LED, Graphics Ops For Jam-Packed Weekend

NBA All-Star Weekend is always a feast for the eyes, with an array of LED displays and dynamic graphics filling the arena and surrounding events. For this year’s edition, the league added plenty of Hollywood flair to the festivities at the Staples Center and the Los Angeles Convention Center. Driving the visual experiences was Mixon […]  More

Live From NBA All-Star Weekend 2018 Photo Gallery

The 2018 edition of NBA All-Star Weekend once again served as a launch pad for next-gen technology and production workflows. As usual, Turner Sports had a big bag of tech toys on hand at Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, including an RF pylon cam on NBA All-Star Saturday Night’s Skills Challenge and shot-tracking technology […]  More

Live From NBA All-Star: AVS Pylon Cameras Take Center Stage on Saturday Night

One of the technological stars of last night’s NBA All-Star Saturday Night was a pair of RF pylon cameras used during the Skills Challenge. Turner Sports, the NBA, and AVS worked together to offer fans a new perspective in the three-round obstacle-course competition, in which the players dribbled down the sidelines, weaving in and out […]  More