Monthly Archives: September 2012

Live from Ryder Cup: MST Systems on hand for graphics support

Written on September 28, 2012 at 13:44, by

European Tour Productions and CTV are once again working with graphics services provider MST Systems, a provider of golf-related graphics services since 1996. The company has seven Chyron graphics engines (and a spare) that have been rehoused into racks that are designed to travel and also have exclusive features like BNC connectors and customised rear […]  More

Live from Ryder Cup: BBC Sport condenses action with help of NEP SS20

Written on September 28, 2012 at 13:36, by

While the vast majority of broadcast production professionals at the 2012 Ryder Cup are focused on the live production the BBC is putting four Apple Final Cut Pro editing systems to use to help craft a two hour version of each day’s happenings that airs each evening and again the next day. “Contractually we go […]  More

Grass Valley: ‘4K and format agnostic by 2014’

Written on September 28, 2012 at 10:18, by

By Adrian Pennington, contributing editor Grass Valley aims to have cameras and production equipment capable of at least 4K resolution production by 2014. However, the company says it remains grounded in the priorities of today’s broadcasters and that 4K broadcasting is not one of them. Graham Sharp, CMO and Senior VP of Corporate Development, says, […]  More

Live from Ryder Cup: NBC Sports plays role of host

Written on September 28, 2012 at 10:02, by

From the outside looking in the Ryder Cup may not seem like a golf event that would require a massive TV production effort. Until the final Sunday only 16 golfers are on the course at any one time (and on the final Sunday the max is 24). But the importance of the every-two-years event, which […]  More

Live from Ryder Cup: European Tour Productions, CTV call Corplex home

Written on September 28, 2012 at 09:56, by

Two years ago it was up to the production team at European Tour Productions and CTV OB to oversee a Ryder Cup production that was about as water logged as a golf tournament can get. This time around the efforts on the front end have been a little bit easier as NBC Sports plays the […]  More

NEP Visions launches 1080p 3G-capable OB unit

Written on September 27, 2012 at 10:28, by

NEP Visions, the U.K.-based European subsidiary of NEP, announced the launch of Atlantic, the newest addition to the company’s fleet of 16 HD-capable outside broadcasting (OB) vehicles. The triple-expander Atlantic is the U.K.’s first fully integrated 1080p 3G-capable OB vehicle, with the ability to produce a full single-path broadcast in 1080p50 or 1080p60. “With Atlantic, […]  More

NEP Visions Atlantic officially launched

Written on September 26, 2012 at 12:49, by

NEP Visions, the U.K.-based European subsidiary of NEP, today announced the launch of Atlantic, the newest addition to the company’s fleet of 16 HD-capable outside broadcasting (OB) vehicles. The triple-expander Atlantic is the U.K.’s first fully integrated 1080p 3G-capable OB vehicle, with the ability to produce a full single-path broadcast in 1080p50 or 1080p60. “With […]  More

Bundesliga’s Top Games Headed For Free TV, Online In Italy

Written on September 25, 2012 at 20:49, by

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Sport1 keeps German handball rights

Written on September 25, 2012 at 20:48, by

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Sportcast simplifies compliance with Volicon Observer

Written on September 25, 2012 at 19:52, by

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