Recent Posts by Will Strauss

Sports Graphics Spotlight: More speakers revealed for 22 February online event

Speakers from BBC Sport, Warner Bros. Discovery, Sky Sports, and IMG will take part in SVG Europe’s Sports Graphics Spotlight 2023 later this month. Taking place on the afternoon of Wednesday 22 February, the online event, sponsored by Ross Video, will discuss how 2D, 3D and AR can be successfully deployed to improve storytelling and […]  More

Sports Graphics Spotlight: Epic Games’ BK Johannessen to discuss the use of Unreal Engine in sports production

The first speaker has been announced for SVG Europe’s Sports Graphics Spotlight 2023, sponsored by Ross Video. In a keynote interview, BK Johannessen, Epic Games business director for Unreal Engine, will outline how the real-time 3D creation tool has brought a new level of realism to live sports graphics and share his vision for where […]  More

Model Citizens: Inside Manchester City’s media production machine

To find out just how wide-ranging media production is at the world’s biggest football clubs, SVG Europe visited English Premier League champions Manchester City FC to see what they do and how they do it, and to get a better understanding of why audio-visual content is so important to the business side of the beautiful […]  More

All change: EMG to consolidate and re-brand its connectivity services

EMG is merging its RF wireless services departments into a single business unit as part of a drive to develop new products and services and enter new markets. The move will see the activities of Eurolinx, Broadcast RF and the RF segment of EMG France consolidated under the banner of EMG Connectivity. The broadcast services […]  More

Game, set, match: AELTC selects Whisper as production partner for Wimbledon Broadcast Services

London-based production agency Whisper has been appointed as the production partner for Wimbledon Broadcast Services (WBS) for The Championships 2023 and 2024. The contract will see Whisper produce the world feed, international highlights, a creative preview film and an official film of The Championships. In addition, Whisper has been tasked with generating a pool of […]  More

Football Summit 2023: Registration now open for 22 March event in Paris

World Cup Final director Laurent Lachand will be among the speakers when SVG Europe’s Football Summit 2023, sponsored by EVS, rolls into Paris on 22 March. Lachand will discuss Qatar 2022 and the art of directing the world’s most-watched football matches. Registration is now open for the event which is taking place at Parc des […]  More

Sports Audio Summit 2022: Watch session recordings on-demand

Session recordings from the Sports Audio Summit are now available to watch on demand. Viewing is free. Topics include immersive sound at the Summer and Winter Olympics, virtualisation in the cloud and esports audio. Sports Audio Summit 2022 took place on 7 December at Kings Place in London.  More

Sharon Fuller added to Sticks & Glass board as non-exec director

Leeds-based post-production and broadcast facilities company Sticks & Glass has appointed former Red Bull, eSkootr Championship and BBC exec Sharon Fuller to its board as a non-executive director. Founded by Adam Bennett and Martin ‘Verdy’ Oliver in 2018, Sticks & Glass offers high-end post-production, sound design and live-streaming services, as well as remote editing facilities. […]  More