Recent Posts by SVG Contributor

Game on: What’s possible in low latency streaming?

By Chris Wilson, director of market development, sports, MediaKind Altman Solon’s 2021 Global Sports Survey found sports fans globally watch an average of 3.5 hours of live sports every week. On the surface, this is a promising indication of the value sports fans receive from watching their favourite teams and players in competition. However, the […]  More

In favour of the cloud: Mavis on the tipping point taking us into the future of live video production

By Moe Hamdhaidari, commercial director, Mavis The power of the cloud presents an evolutionary step in live production, enabling broadcasters, production companies and content creators alike to produce high quality content for digital or linear in a distributed and sustainable manner. But, of course, with this shift comes challenges. How do you replicate all the features […]  More

IP workflows create new broadcasting opportunities for live horse racing

By Chris Clarke, CEO, Cerberus Tech. The UK has long been considered the birthplace of modern horse racing. It is home to many of the world’s most renowned races, with The Grand National and the Epsom Derby repeatedly appearing among the top 10 races in the world. Pre-pandemic, the global horse racing industry was valued […]  More

Synchronisation situation: Hitomi Broadcast on sports broadcasting and the need to ensure timing for UHD

By Steve Pritchard, lead engineer, Hitomi Broadcast UHD is a hot topic for broadcasters these days. More and more productions are looking to create content in 4K resolution, if not for use now then for archive and future re-purposing. Streaming services are competing by offering UHD to their subscribers, a growing number of whom have […]  More

Behind the data: OBS on how it plunged Winter Olympics viewers into immersive experiences with graphics

With another Winter Olympics successfully completed, Kim Erdahl, senior graphics manager at Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS), provides an insight into how the Beijing 2022 games were graphically represented on screen for viewers around the world. Multi-camera replay systems Used for: Bobsleigh, Curling, Figure Skating, Freestyle Skiing (Aerials, Big Air, Halfpipe), Ice Hockey (both venues), Skeleton, […]  More

Audio insider: Can you really monitor reliably with headphones?

By Howard Jones, communications director, Genelec While we at Genelec firmly believe that in-room loudspeaker monitoring is unrivalled during the recording and mixing process, high quality headphones play an important role as a supplementary monitoring tool. Here we’ll explore the ways to bridge the gap between monitors and headphones so that you can seamlessly switch […]  More