Monthly Archives: November 2020

Sunset+Vine and Telegenic team-up for Amazon Prime Video’s coverage of the Autumn Nations Cup from Llanelli

Written on November 30, 2020 at 15:39, by

Live international rugby union was shown on a streaming platform in the UK for the first time last month when coverage of a brand new tournament, the Autumn Nations Cup, started on Amazon Prime Video. And it wasn’t the only thing that was new. Telegenic, part of Euro Media Group (EMG) UK, is facilitating the […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: Eurosport SVP technology Gordon Castle talks the Cube, the cloud and open standards

Written on November 27, 2020 at 10:08, by

At SVG Europe FutureSPORT, Day 3 saw contribution and distribution being the focus, with an in-depth look at how video and audio signals will be transported now and in the future, from the gallery to the studio, and beyond. Here, Eurosport senior vice president of technology, Gordon Castle, talks the Cube, the cloud and open […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: Contribution and Distribution

Written on November 27, 2020 at 10:00, by

The third and final day of FutureSPORT 2020 is now available to watch on-demand. Contribution and distribution is the focus for Day 3 with an in-depth look at how video and audio signals will be transported now and in the future, from the gallery to the studio, and beyond. The session kicks off with a […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: BT Sport’s Jamie Hindhaugh discusses remote production and the future of personalisation

Written on November 27, 2020 at 09:56, by

Taking a close look at the future of live production and acquisition, Day 1 of SVG Europe FutureSPORT concentrated on how sports production and broadcasting will develop inside the stadium and in the gallery, both in the compound and back at base. Here, BT Sport COO, Jamie Hindhaugh, discusses remote production, people and the future […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: LaLiga director of audiovisual Melcior Soler talks innovation and AR

Written on November 27, 2020 at 09:45, by

With an emphasis on graphics and data, Day 2 of SVG Europe’s FutureSPORT looked at on-screen technology and how the story of a sporting event can be told through on-screen statistics and augmentation. Here, LaLiga’s director of audiovisual, Melcior Soler, talks innovation and AR in his keynote interview with SVG Europe editor, Heather McLean.  More

Dolby Atmos immersive sound added to BT Sport mobile and large screen apps

Written on November 26, 2020 at 14:33, by

BT Sport will offer live sport with Dolby Atmos sound via its small and large screen streaming apps for the first time this weekend when Brighton take on Liverpool in the Premier League. BT Sport Ultimate customers will be able to access the immersive sound output using compatible devices including iOS, Apple TV, Android, Android […]  More

FutureSPORT 2020 On-Demand: Presentation and On-screen

Written on November 26, 2020 at 12:16, by

Day 2 of FutureSPORT 2020 is now available to watch on-demand. With an emphasis on graphics and data, Day 2 looks at on-screen technology and how the story of a sporting event can be told through on-screen statistics and augmentation. The session kicks off with a welcome from SVG Europe and title sponsor Panasonic before […]  More

Verizon Media goes for 24i as partner for new OTT streaming services

Written on November 25, 2020 at 14:54, by

Verizon Media has partnered with 24i to use the company’s Smart over the top (OTT) and Backstage solutions as part of the Verizon Media Platform for OTT and streaming services. Streaming is already a big business, and it is growing fast. Digital TV Research estimates streaming to be a $167 billion market by 2025, more […]  More

Sunset+Vine improves ability to clip, edit and publish live for the Autumn Nations Cup

Written on November 25, 2020 at 14:49, by

Production company Sunset+Vine was appointed to be the live production partner of a new international rugby competition, the Autumn Nations Cup 2020, which has seen teams from England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, France, Italy, Fiji, and Georgia set against each other. The demands of the tournament, which runs from 13 November to 6 December, were such […]  More

Jamie Chadwick confirmed as Veloce Racing’s female driver for Extreme E

Written on November 25, 2020 at 14:48, by

Extreme E, the new electric off-road racing series, has welcomed Williams F1 development driver and W Series Champion, Jamie Chadwick, as Veloce Racing’s female driver. One of the UK’s brightest young talents, Chadwick brings a wealth of experience to the table with multiple titles to her name. After taking her first steps in car racing […]  More