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Focusrite acquires Sequential

Focusrite has acquired Sequential, a respected American synthesiser manufacturer led by electronic instrument designer and Grammy winner Dave Smith. Both companies stand to benefit from the acquisition. The Focusrite Group will add the Sequential line of instruments to its portfolio of products, which already includes the Focusrite, Focusrite Pro, Martin Audio, Optimal Audio, Adam Audio, […]  More

Equidia invests in Blackmagic for mobile control room to bring horse racing to all

Equidia, a European television channel dedicated to horse racing, has developed a Blackmagic Design live production workflow to produce and broadcast its live events. Central to the project was a need to modernise the video production and live broadcast capabilities at racecourses throughout France, including an upgrade from analogue SD to HD. Equidia enlisted Anjou-Image […]  More

LTN Global commits to shaping the future of sports production with SVG Europe Gold sponsorship renewal

LTN Global has renewed its Gold sponsorship of SVG Europe. The move follows a busy 2020, which saw the company acquire DTAGS, make significant launches – including the IP-based Wave solution – and announce numerous deals, including a multi-year agreement to provide SportsGrid with advanced cloud-based automation products. Joe Ferreira, vice president, sports at LTN […]  More

Evertz praises SVG Europe’s reach and insight as it returns as a Gold sponsor

Evertz has renewed its Gold sponsorship of SVG Europe for 2021. The company explained that it values the opportunities SVG Europe’s platforms offer in reaching customers and partners in the UK and Europe, while also delivering valuable insight into the unique sports production landscape of the region. SVG Europe’s summits, including Winter Sports and Football […]  More

Professional Triathletes Organisation appoints IMG as international media rights consultants

The Professional Triathletes Organisation (PTO) has appointed IMG to assist in distributing global media rights for its flagship event The Collins Cup, in addition to future PTO-owned events for the next three years. The Collins Cup is a first-of-its-kind global annual competition which will see teams of professional triathletes from the US, Europe and the […]  More

Remote production of SuperLega volleyball evolves with 3Zero2 TV

3Zero2 TV, a subsidiary of EMG, started 2021 by adding a series of new technical and aesthetic initiatives for coverage of Italian SuperLega volleyball matches being aired on the Eleven network. The enhancements were made in order to provide viewers with better insight into both the tactical and emotional elements of each game. Talking to […]  More

AE Live’s Stuart Coles on the acquisition of Ignite and efforts to futureproof the business [VIDEO]

In this interview, Stuart Coles, AE Live, chief commercial officer discusses how, over the last year, the company has taken the time to strategise and futureproof its business for the years ahead. In addition, he details the recent acquisition of Ignite, remote productions with BT Sport and Sky Sports, the company’s plans to expand in […]  More

Intel Sports’ Dana Dar on transforming mobile fan engagement through Intel True View [VIDEO]

Since the inception of volumetric video, fans have been craving new ways to digest live sports content. Enter Intel Sports’ Dana Dar on Transforming Mobile Fan Engagement Through Intel True View, an innovation from Intel Sports that allows 360-degree coverage of any play with the help of dozens of high definition cameras that are dispersed around […]  More

Blackmagic Design’s Bob Caniglia discusses expanded ATEM line up and more [VIDEO]

Bob Caniglia, director of sales operations for the Americas at Blackmagic Design discusses a range of new products, including the expanded ATEM lineup, Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro, evolving market dynamics and the role 5G could play in providing an extra layer of value to Blackmagic Design’s product line up.  More

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