Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

Live from the World Cup: Globosat delivers with Ross Furio and Carbonite production

Globosat is using Ross Video products to deliver high-quality coverage of the 2014 World Cup. “Ross Video’s Furio Robotic Cameras are playing a leading role in production of shows from Globosat’s Glass Ball studio on Fiscal Island,” said Juan Carlos Ortolan, Ross Video’s Director of Sales for Latin America. “This studio is hosting SporTV channel’s […]  More

ATEME delivers HD and 4K for EBU

Broadcast industry video compression provider ATEME has delivered 700 Kyrion units to date to the European Broadcasting Union. EBU¹s global video network has been carrying all of the 64 Football World Championship matches in HD format, as well as all of the 4K television production of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. 4K live coverage included […]  More

Pedestal Television nets second basketball season with BBL TV

Wales-based Pedestal Television has secured a second season of 30 games to be covered live for the British Basketball League.  The BBL operates the only Men’s Professional Basketball League in the UK, playing over 250 matches in a season via the League’s 13 member clubs in Bristol, Cheshire, Durham, Glasgow, Leicester, London, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, […]  More

Torneos y Competencias turns to Gearhouse

Gearhouse Broadcast has delivered a range of facilities for Argentinian sports broadcaster Torneos y Competencias’ coverage of the World Cup. Gearhouse Broadcast was commissioned to deliver a range of facilities at the International Broadcast Centre, to support Torneos coverage of the event. Gearhouse Broadcast’s Projects Solutions division are responsible for everything from set up to […]  More

ABonAir to support Grass Valley Camera Control Unit

Wireless broadcast transmission system provider ABonAir has added Grass Valley camera control unit (CCU) support to its product line. Complementing its support of Sony and Panasonic CCUs, ABonAir wireless broadcast systems now support full protocol for all Grass Valley CCU models operating the camera from the control room. Camera control units (also known as RCP: […]  More