Monthly Archives: July 2016

FUJIFILM To Provide On-Site Technical Support in Rio

Written on July 30, 2016 at 12:00 pm, by

The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM will provide full on‐site technical support for Fujinon lenses in Rio de Janeiro from July 29th through August 22nd. Engineers from the Fujifilm’s American, European and Japanese branches will be on hand and within service agent “Camera 2’s Rio” facility.  More

Live From PGA Championship: CBS, DirecTV Test High Dynamic Range

Written on July 29, 2016 at 1:12 pm, by

Besides offering distributed 4K coverage of hole 4 at this weekend’s PGA Championship, CBS Sports and DirecTV are also taking part in some internal testing of high dynamic range (HDR).  More

Live From PGA Championship: Inside CBS and DirecTV’s 4K Treatment of Baltusrol’s ‘Famous Fourth’

Written on July 29, 2016 at 12:28 pm, by

It’s another major golf tournament and another significant step forward in 4K production for CBS Sports. In partnership with DirecTV, CBS is producing five-camera 4K coverage of Baltusrol Golf Club’s signature par-three hole 4 at this weekend’s PGA Championship, airing it live to consumers on DirecTV.  More

Live From PGA Championship: Graphics Reign as CBS and Turner Marry Trackman, GolfTrax Data

Written on July 29, 2016 at 11:08 am, by

As a crew member put the finishing touches on an animated re-creation of a Matt Kuchar drive at the PGA Championship Thursday morning, Ken Aagaard, EVP, innovation and new technology, CBS Sports, leaned in and said simply, “You guys are doing a great job here.” He then stood upright, flashed a smile, and said to […]  More

NBC Olympics Partners Up With Facebook, Instagram in Rio

Written on July 29, 2016 at 10:53 am, by

NBC Olympics, Facebook and Instagram have inked a content partnership for the Rio 2016 Olympics that will serve the platforms’ U.S. audiences and will fuel buzz around NBC Olympics’ 6,755 hours of programming. This is the third consecutive Games in which NBC Olympics and Facebook have collaborated, although it’s the first time the partnership also […]  More

SVG Sports Imaging Forum Outlines the State of HD Production, Previews Future of 4K, HDR, and More

Written on July 29, 2016 at 9:31 am, by

SVG’s inaugural Sports Imaging Forum in New York City on July 26 drew more than 150 video-production pros to discuss the latest technological developments in cameras and lenses. It focused not only on today’s HD production tools but also on the latest developments in video-production technology for 4K/UHD, high dynamic range, virtual reality, and more.  More

SAMS Forum: ‘State of Industry’ Spotlights Metadata Management

Written on July 29, 2016 at 9:20 am, by

SVG’s Sports Asset Management and Storage (SAMS) Forum celebrated its 10th anniversary on Tuesday with a new venue and a fresh take on the most pressing issues facing this key market segment. From metadata management and object storage to cloud-based systems and IP workflows, the annual SAMS Forum covered it all and provided a forum […]  More

Denver, Indiana To Play in Seventh Regular-Season NBA Game in London

Written on July 28, 2016 at 5:41 pm, by

The NBA and Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) announced that NBA Global Games London 2017 will feature the Denver Nuggets and Indiana Pacers traveling to London for a regular-season game at The O2 on Jan. 12, 2017.  The announcement was made via Facebook Live from the NBA’s European headquarters in London with Nuggets guard Gary Harris […]  More

SGL Expands FlashNet Infinity Development Team

Written on July 28, 2016 at 5:37 pm, by

SGL is further expanding its next-generation Infinity development team with the appointments of Richard Heap as Development Projects Manager, Richard Stone as FlashNet Infinity QA and Simon Locke as a FlashNet Infinity Developer.  More

TAB 2016: JVC To Demo New ProHD Camera With Built-In IFB

Written on July 28, 2016 at 5:35 pm, by

JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will demonstrate its video-over-IP technologies, including the JVC Private MESH Video Network, and new studio fiber system at the Texas Association of Broadcasters 63rd Annual Convention & Trade Show (Booth #56), which runs Aug. 10-11, 2016, at the Renaissance Austin Hotel in Austin, TX. The company […]  More

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