Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

Vizrt integrates with Stype RedSpy for new camera track at ITN

ITN has completed a robotic camera tracking system for the main news studio at its London headquarters. This centres on the integration of Stype RedSpy optical tracking with ITN’s existing Sony cameras and Vizrt’s virtual studio graphics. The new system, with integration by ATG Danmon, replaces a third-party solution which was nearing the end of […]  More

Nordic Summit 2019: Lessons learned by SVT from the world’s largest remote production

The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2019 were held from 4 to 17 February 2019 in Åre in Sweden. 76 nations participated in combined, downhill, giant slalom, super-G and team events. The Biathlon World Championships 2019 took place in the neighbouring Östersund resort from 6 to 17 March. There were a total of 12 competitions […]  More

Nordic Summit 2019: How TV 2 Norway produced digital-first ski championships coverage

Norwegian public broadcaster NRK was rights-holder for the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2019 in Austria last month. But given the giant scale of the event, Norway’s leading commercial broadcaster TV 2 also staged significant digital-first coverage involving 15 reporting and technical staff on-site capturing out-takes and behind-the-scenes content, streaming from Seefeld to tv2.no and […]  More

TVU Networks and KT Corp partner in world’s first 5G UHD broadcast network

TVU Networks has announced a partnership with KT Corp, the largest telecom company in South Korea, to bring UHD broadcast over KT’s 5G enterprise network. Under terms of the agreement, KT and TVU Networks will work collaboratively to establish an enterprise 5G network and related broadcast capabilities in Korea. KT, formerly known as Korea Telecom, […]  More

Red Bee Media introduces new media management facilities in London

Red Bee Media has opened a media management facility at Broadcast Centre, White City in London. Powered by Nucleus, a hybrid unified cloud platform, the facilities are integrated with a new AV ingest area, extensive post-production facilities and are connected to all Red Bee Media-supported playout and OTT platforms. All services can be accessed, monitored, […]  More