Seen on Screen: ESPN’s NFL Live To Relaunch With New Team in August; NBA, Formula 1 Brace for Return to Play

Seen on Screen provides a roundup of the current sports programming landscape as networks deal with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. In this week’s edition, major networks like NBC Sports, Fox Sports, and ESPN are combating the silence of no live sports with previously-released, taped, or archival content. Many networks have also continued producing […]  More

Call for White Papers: SVG SportsTech Journal, Fall 2020

The Sports Video Group is soliciting White Paper proposals for inclusion in the Fall 2020 edition of the SVG SportsTech Journal, which will be released in early September. The SportsTech Journal will address sports production operations during the coronavirus pandemic, provide an in-depth look at venue production and systems integration, and recap SVG’s slate of […]  More

Op-Ed: PTZ Cameras Show Their Value More Than Ever

Pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) HD cameras offer seemingly endless possibilities in video and live streaming applications. There was a time when high-quality video cameras were very large, very expensive, and almost impossible for non-professionals to operate. In those days, video reinforcement, let alone streaming on the internet, was out of reach for the small- to moderate-sized organization, […]  More

U.S. Open Golf Media Rights Transfer From Fox to NBCU Immediately

The United States media rights for USGA championships, highlighted by the 120th U.S. Open (Sept. 17-20 at Winged Foot Golf Club)  have been transferred to NBCUniversal (NBCU), effective immediately. As a result, NBCUniversal will broadcast the four championships the USGA will conduct in 2020: the 120th U.S. Women’s Amateur (Aug. 3-9 at Woodmont Country Club […]  More

Premier League Restart: How Sky Sports Went Remote for the First Time

The Premier League has returned to action after a 100-day hiatus because of the coronavirus. Sky Sports was the first broadcaster back on air on Wednesday, June 17 with a doubleheader featuring Aston Villa vs. Sheffield United followed by Manchester City vs. Arsenal. The next day, several key members of the Sky production team joined […]  More

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Verizon Media Helps Shark Experience Bring Digital Ads to Golf CartsSuper League Gaming, USA TODAY Sports Media Group Team Up for Multiple Esports EventsFingerWorks Ups Its Telestration Game for Return of PGA TourSign Up for Telos Alliance’s AudioTools Server Webinar on July 15University of Central Florida Accelerates Collaborative Learning With Sony BRAVIA 4K DisplaysESPN, CBS Sports To Present Athletes Unlimited’s Inaugural SeasonArvato Systems Relaunches Under Vidispine BrandNBC Sports Links With Chelsea Piers for Virtual Summer CampSportradar Clinches Partnerships With European Handball Federation, Penn National GamingPliant Technologies Preps for Upcoming Webinar Series on MicroCom M, XR Digital Wireless IntercomCanon Reups Partnership With Big South ConferenceG&D North America Provides KVM Backbone for Experiences in EsportsTelestream Pens Article About Remote Workflows, HDR in SportsRoss Mobile Productions Rebrands as Ross Production ServicesOhio’s Fairhaven Church Handles Multiple Feeds of Sunday Worship With FOR-A Video SwitcherJockey Club of Turkey Signs Up The Switch to Distribute UK Races to Betting ShopsCalrec Sits Down With A1 Mixer John HunterENCO WebDAD Allows Remote Operational Workflows for Baker BroadcastingVizrt’s Viz One 7, Viz Story 2 Combines Editing with Raw Production PowerUAE’s 7 Production Constructs Middle East’s First 4K Truck With Grass Valley TechnologyTelestream Launches Lightspeed Live Capture C2 for Dual Channel IngestTSL Products Appoints Tom Dickinson to President of U.S. OperationsChesapeake Systems Promotes Peter Price to Vice President of SolutionsEsports Stadium Arlington Re-Opening Gaming Center on July 11, Inks Deal With HyperXTelestream Pens New Whitepaper on HDR/4K Workflows, Unveils GLIM for Increased ProductivityLive U Offers Rentals, Wi-Fi, Onsite Support for Media Covering U.S. ElectionsInfront Trials ‘Virtual Atmosphere’ During Coppa Italia FinalSportradar, USL Extend Partnership for Integrity Services, AV Content for 2020 SeasonLTN Global Plays Vital Role in Market Deployments of ATSC 3.0Matrox Ships QuadHead2Go Q155 Card to Accelerate Artistic, Large-Scale Video Wall Development