Monthly Archives: December 2014

SVG inducts David Hill into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame; watch specially-filmed video

Written on December 17, 2014 at 11:35, by

A man who has had a phenomenal impact on global broadcasting, David Hill was a highly deserving inductee to the SVG Europe Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the latest ceremony, which took place in New York on Tuesday (16 December). A video created to mark the occasion, and reflect upon, Hill’s massive achievement across […]  More

Imagine Communications adds to regional sales team

Written on December 17, 2014 at 07:44, by

Imagine Communications has appointed Edo van der Gaag as regional sales manager for Scandinavia, The Netherlands and Luxembourg. The addition of Van der Gaag is part of Imagine Communications’ ongoing efforts to deliver focused account resources, unmatched customer service, and support the transition from traditional broadcast environments toward software-defined networks and IP infrastructures. Van der […]  More

USOC confirms plan to bid for 2024 Olympics

Written on December 17, 2014 at 07:32, by


MSE introduces new moving vehicle camera mount system

Written on December 17, 2014 at 06:30, by

Matthews Studio Equipment has announced that the first shipment of its newest support product, IndieMOUNT Car Rig, will go out in the next few weeks. The new IndieMOUNT has been designed as an affordable and reliable solution for mounting smaller camera packages such as DSLRs, HD, Small ENG and Action cameras to moving vehicles. “Back […]  More

Gearhouse launches first native 4K ‘supertruck’ in Australia

Written on December 17, 2014 at 06:13, by

Broadcast services specialist Gearhouse Broadcast has completed the build of its new 4K native OB supertruck, which will be used by its Australian OB division. Known as HD8, the supertruck will handle all processes from acquisition to production. Twelve of Hitachi’s new SK-UHD4000 Ultra HD cameras, of which Gearhouse purchased the first 50, are star […]  More

Multi-manufacturer ‘plugfest’ hails interoperability of new AoIP networking standard

Written on December 17, 2014 at 04:33, by

The AES, in cooperation with the EBU, recently held a ‘Plugfest’ with equipment from 10 manufacturers in order to demonstrate functional compatibility – or interoperability – between a number of different implementations of the AES67-2013 standard. A subject of discussion at this month’s SVG Europe FutureSport, AES67 establishes interoperability standards for networked and streaming audio-over-IP […]  More

Wimbledon could go to pay TV as BBC considers asking if it can share broadcasting rights

Written on December 16, 2014 at 10:07, by


geebeebee media deploys Sony cameras and audio systems for Shimano British Downhill Series event

Written on December 16, 2014 at 09:48, by

London-based content production firm geebeebee media – which is the sister company of post-production specialist FRAKTIV – has enjoyed a long-term association with major cycling events. Its latest engagement in the sport is with, which commissioned it to produce, shoot and edit a variety of content about the Shimano British Downhill Series – the […]  More

Spain wins race for 2018 Fiba Women’s World Cup

Written on December 16, 2014 at 07:44, by


Jason Gillespie backs Ireland for full Test status

Written on December 16, 2014 at 07:37, by