Recent Posts by SVG Staff

TSL Products improves production quality and simplifies workflow for esports firm Freaks 4U Gaming

Esports firm Freaks 4U Gaming, a full-service marketing agency specialised in targeting PC and console gamers worldwide, has recently expanded its complex, building an additional three 4K studios and three control rooms. The company was looking to integrate control solutions that could both improve production quality and simplify operator workflow. With these needs in mind, […]  More

World Squash Federation targets esports as it looks to attract a new audience

The World Squash Federation (WSF) has joined the Global Esports Federation (GEF) in a move that will see the two organisations collaborate in an effort to bring squash into the esports world. WSF and GEF will work together with Refract – GEF’s Global Partner for Interactive Technology – to develop innovative technology which will develop squash’s […]  More

Registration opens for SVG Europe’s Motorsport Show 2020

Registration is now open for The Motorsport Show 2020, an SVG Europe-produced online event that will examine how motor racing is being brought back to TV screens following the coronavirus pandemic and how motorsports coverage might develop in the future. Sponsored by LiveU, the 90-minute live-streamed virtual event will take place on Thursday 6 August […]  More

Fraunhofer HHI unveils HEVC successor

After devoting several years to its research and standardisation, Fraunhofer HHI – together with partners from industry including Apple, Ericsson, Intel, Huawei, Microsoft, Qualcomm and Sony – has announced the release and official adoption of the new global video coding standard H.266/Versatile Video Coding (VVC). This new standard offers improved compression, which reduces data requirements […]  More

TVU adds new director of sports and entertainment to Sports group

TVU Networks has expanded its TVU Sports group by adding former Rhode and Schwartz exec Greg Doggett to the team as director of sports and entertainment. In his new role, Doggett will be tasked with helping to spearhead the deployment of TVU’s IP-based cloud solutions in the Sports and Entertainment markets. Doggett has 25 years […]  More

Kerschbaumer increases SVG Europe editorial role as Ringrose steps back

SVG Europe is reorganising its editorial team following the decision by SVG Europe editorial director Fergal Ringrose to take a step back from frontline editorial management. He will continue as an SVG Europe contributing editor. Ken Kerschbaumer, worldwide editorial director for the Sports Video Group (SVG), will play a more prominent role in the day-to-day […]  More

Broadcast Solutions Group brings Media Online acquisition further into the fold with name change

As of 1 July 2020, Broadcast Solutions Group 2017 acquisition, Media Online, based in Frankfurt, Germany, is trading as Broadcast Solutions Produkte und Service and therefore moving even closer to its parent company. Following the takeover of Media Online by Broadcast Solutions in 2017, the name change is a further step towards bundling and expanding […]  More

disguise r17.3 is live with new features for improved workflow

disguise is taking on the ‘new normal’ with the launch of r17.3, its latest software release that delivers an improved workflow for enhanced efficiency and successful completion of projects post-lockdown. New features include Indirections, Multi-layer Editing, Object Assignment Hotkeys, Crossfaded Loop Section Mode as well as a number of improvements and bug fixes to further […]  More

Sony COVID-19 fund to support Sports Broadcasting Fund and others

Sony Corporation will be making several donations to leading organisations in the production industry, including the SVG Sports Broadcasting Fund which helps sports production professionals who find themselves in financial crisis due to injury, illness, or another calamity. The Sony fund is designed to help mitigate disruption of the creative community as a result of […]  More

Telos Alliance makes improvements to Omnia VOLT audio processor

Telos Alliance has announced the free v2.0 update for the Omnia VOLT broadcast audio processor. It’s been nearly three years since Telos Alliance introduced Omnia VOLT, the successor to the best-selling processor of all time, Omnia ONE. Omnia fans have put more than 2,200 VOLTS on the air around the world. Customer feedback since the […]  More