Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

Sony backs PARALLEL ADS for live sports event production

Sony has announced full compatibility with PARALLEL ADS, a solution by AGS AG (Switzerland), enabling broadcasters of sporting events to simultaneously share tailored advertising content to different audiences around the globe.  The solution is based on DYNAMIC CONTENT MULITPLICATION technology that can also provide the same benefits for music and other live events. The DCM technology enables rights holders to broadcast up to four […]  More

Esports Stadium turns to TSL Products for broadcast control

Esports Stadium Arlington in Texas needed to establish a broadcast workflow suitable for its modern, 100,000-square-foot event space. The stadium’s integrator suggested adding TSL Products’ control system into the facility’s workflow to achieve a universal broadcast control surface. “We needed an advanced and user-friendly system to transition between live hosts and various player cameras to […]  More

Live from the Rugby World Cup: New media transfer approach helps drive ITV Sport coverage in Japan

Given technological advances in remote production and some of the geographical and physical challenges involved in travelling around Japan, a number of major rights-holding broadcasters have chosen to locate a bare minimum of staff and resources in-country for coverage of Rugby World Cup 2019. A clear exception at the tournament is ITV Sport, with a […]  More

FC Barcelona signs Supponor for virtual advertising at LaLiga games

Supponor has signed a long-term agreement with FC Barcelona to supply its virtual advertising technology at all LaLiga home games, starting in the 2019/2020 season. Supponor’s virtual advertising technology increases the availability, relevance and value of pitch-side LED boards by creating new, regionalised inventory in the live international broadcast feeds. Advertising seen on these boards […]  More

Medialooks provides video transport for eSports giant ESL

Medialooks, a provider of low-latency video transport streaming for remote production, recently provided a video transport solution to ESL for its new subsidiary, ESL Swiss. ESL runs multiple TV studios, is the largest eSports broadcaster on Twitch, and operates branded international leagues and tournaments such as ESL One, Intel Extreme Masters, ESL Pro League and […]  More

IABM calls for entries for Annual Awards

IABM has announced the opening of entries for its Annual Awards. The winners will be announced at IABM’s Annual International Business Conference and Awards at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington, London on 4 December. Nominations can be made by anyone in the industry via the IABM website. The deadline for nominations is 15 November. […]  More

FutureSport 2019: Special case study on Sky Scope volumetric capture

SVG Europe is delighted to announce it will stage a unique FutureSport case study session on the Sky Scope innovation unveiled at The Open earlier this year. At Royal Portrush Sky Sports introduced Sky Scope, an innovation in which presenter Nick Dougherty demonstrated the golf swings of stars like Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Henrik […]  More