Recent Posts by Roberto Landini, Italian Correspondent

Mediaset Italy looks to the future with investment in IP

In November 2019, Italian broadcaster Mediaset began a project to migrate its production and media infrastructure over to IP, with work starting just before COVID-19 hit in early 2020. Due to the pandemic, the delivery of the complete operational infrastructure, initially scheduled for September, was delayed. However, the first of four production centres, the Palatino […]  More

New Italian association brings together broadcast and AV professionals to achieve common goals

Italian broadcast and audiovisual industries have united under a new association, the National Association of Broadcast and Audiovisual Companies in Italy (ANIBA). Having accepted the formal commitment to membership of a large group of companies, the hope is that the official constitution of the association will take place at the end of the year. We […]  More

Euro Media Group advances expansion in Italy with complete refurbishment of 3Zero2 Studios

At the end of June 2020, Euro Media Group (EMG) acquired Milan-based studios operator Infront Centro di Produzione TV (ICP), taking over all productions. ICP’s central Milan location, which occupies an area of over 6000 square metres, provided EMG with an opportunity to launch a new Italian subsidiary, 3Zero2 Studios, which joins three existing ones: […]  More

2020 Superbike World Championship burns to a hot finish at Circuito Estoril

The 2020 Superbike World Championship went to Circuito Estoril in Portugal for the 2020 grand finale earlier this month (16-18 October), with Global Production providing the host broadcast coverage based around a complex RF set-up. The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), Circuito do Estoril officials and Dorna WSBK Organisation (DWO) announced in August an additional […]  More

The Ferrari Challenge: 4K HDR, on-board cameras, live telemetry and real-time AR added to host coverage

A clutch of new broadcast technologies were on show in Portimao, Portugal last weekend (1-2 August) during the host coverage of The Ferrari Challenge, the single-brand championship organised by Ferrari Corse Clienti. The Ferrari Challenge includes seven races in Europe plus the World Finals that will take place in Abu Dhabi on 7 November. All […]  More

EMG Italy chief exec Rasini reveals strategy behind Infront Production Centre acquisition

At the end of June, the Italian subsidiaries of the international Euro Media Group (EMG) completed the acquisition of the Infront Production Centre (ICP). The Milan TV studio complex is used to produce sports and entertainment shows for Eurosport Italia, DAZN, Sky, Mediaset and Serie A. ICP consists of five studios covering a total area […]  More