Recent Posts by Birgit Heidsiek

Sky Deutschland’s great expectations for UHD

The German pay TV broadcaster Sky is an early adopter when it comes to new technologies. Since 2012, the private broadcaster has been testing HD at various live broadcast events, but the four-fold higher resolution alone won‘t trigger an evolution in TV. Accordingly, during the recent Champions League game Dortmund vs. Istanbul, Sky conducted experiments […]  More

German Bundesliga stadia equipped with high-end LED displays

At various German soccer stadiums this year, Bundesliga fans are able to watch what is happening on the playing field in a startling level of detail. The German company Grundig which is the official technology partner of the German Bundesliga, and its merchandising partner, Sportfive, have provided the soccer stadia with gigantic cutting-edge video screens […]  More

RecordLab launches innovative IP OB van

With its IP-based OB van the Cologne-based outside broadcasting service provider RecordLab TV & Media GmbH sets a new benchmark in live production. The 16-camera car, which is equipped with Lawo’s new V __ link4 system, was used in Germany for the first time at the beginning of June for the Brainpool production TV Total […]  More