Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

MAMA Youth Project celebrates graduation of Season 17 trainees at Sky

MAMA Youth Project’s Season 17 trainees graduated in style at a special event in Sky Central’s North West Corner on Wednesday 11 December 2019. Hosted by former What’s Up TV presenter and producer, Jacqueline Shepherd, the graduation was attended by actors Ashley Walters and Noel Clarke who talked about unconscious bias in the broadcast industry […]  More

Pixellot acquires game analysis platform VidSwap to augment automated production service

Artificial intelligence-based sports production solutions company Pixellot has acquired VidSwap, a sports video analysis and editing platform for athletic events. The purchase will allow Pixellot to create what it describes as an end-to-end automated video and data solution for the sports industry. The introduction of VidSwap’s game analysis and video breakdown capabilities augments Pixellot’s automated […]  More

Event Rider Masters appoints Sunset+Vine as TV distributor

Event Rider Masters (ERM), a premier equestrian eventing series, has appointed the UK-based independent TV sports production and media company Sunset+Vine as its global television distribution partner. The deal will see Sunset+Vine take responsibility for distributing ERM international highlights shows and support it in its ambitions to move the current extensive live streaming coverage from […]  More

Video Progetti completes upgrade of two OB vans for NEP Italy’s delivery of sports programming

Italian broadcast systems distributor and systems integrator Video Progetti has announced that it has completed the upgrade of two OB vans – VHD 24 and VHD 26 – for NEP Italy. the vans are set to be used in NEP Italy’s coverage of football. NEP Group is an outsourced technical production partner supporting premier content […]  More

Korea Professional Football League signs multi-year partnership with Sportradar 

Sportradar, a provider of sports data intelligence, has announced it has agreed to a multi-year exclusive global media rights distribution package with the Korea Professional Football League (K League) that will see it become a strategic partner in further growing the international coverage for one of Asia’s top leagues. The deal will see Sportradar position […]  More

TV3 Catalonia upgrades to HD-HDR production with Leader LV7300

Catalonia’s public broadcaster, Catalan Audiovisual Media Corporation (Corporació Catalana de Mitjans Audiovisuals or CCMA), has chosen Leader’s LV7300 rasterizer as the master reference instrument as part of an upgrade to HD-HDR at its Audiovisual Production Centre in Barcelona. The CCMA’s primary channel is TV3 Catalonia which is transmitted to viewers in Catalonia, Andorra and the […]  More

Moscow Marathon becomes testbed for Movicom’s latest innovation

The seventh annual Moscow Marathon, Russia’s premier long-distance running event, was a proving ground for Movicom’s newest technological innovation, the RiO Broadcast Camera 4G LTE remote control system. Manufactured by Movicom’s partners, CyanView, RiO allows full remote control panel (RCP) direction over any controllable camera from anywhere in the world that has an LTE signal. […]  More