Talking HDR with DTV Audio Group's Roger Charlesworth
High-dynamic range (HDR) is taking image quality of live sports to new levels. Workflows behind-the-scenes are evolving positively but what challenges - and opportunities - still remain?
SVG's Co-Executive Director, Editorial Services Ken Kerschbaumer sits down with Roger Charlesworth, Executive...
Team Whistle's Noah Weissman on Short-Form, Working With Influencer Creators
With platforms like TikTok, YouTube Shorts, and the like continuing to boom in engagement, sports brands are working much more regularly in short-form, vertical video.
In April, one of the leading content brands in social sports, Team Whistle, announced a reimagining of some of its popular conte...
NAB Show 2023: Josh Liemer of NEP's VISTA Worldlink on MLS Season Pass
One of the biggest stories in sports media in 2023 has been the move of Major League Soccer to Apple TV. The MLS Season Pass product delivers the entirety of the MLS schedule to the streaming service and, with the help of NEP and NEP'S VISTA Worldlink, it completely reimagined how the league prod...
Inside Texas A&M's Behind-the-Scenes Baseball Broadcast
When it comes to producing live college baseball, one of the elite programs in the country resides in College Station, Texas. The award-winning team at Texas A&M Athletics and 12th Man Productions recently offered its fans a peek behind-the-scenes at all that goes into a live baseball show - with...
Oak View Group's Katie LaPoff: A Keynote Conversation
With UBS Arena now open, Oak View Group has added another top-tier sports venue to their extensive portfolio.
In this keynote conversation, SVP of Project Management & Technology Katee LaPoff will explain their perspective of bringing this building online, how the recent wave of arenas opening ...
How Did the Chicago Cubs Produce Their Eye-Popping Drone Video of Wrigley Field?
To close out last Major League Baseball regular season, the Chicago Cubs lit up social media with the release of a stunning drone video that flew viewers through historic Wrigley Field and its surrounding neighborhood Wrigleyville on a game day.
How did they produce it? What challenges did they ...
Eye in the Sky: Showcasing Venues Through Aerial Footage
Ever since the inception of cameras on helicopters, teams have been infatuated with proving aerial views that humans are incapable of seeing on their own. Over time, devices like high-speed drones have taken over this sector by squeezing through tight spaces and soaring in areas of venues that ha...
NAB Show 2023: Grass Valley's Tim Banks on Bringing the Industry Together
Over the past five years, Grass Valley has experienced a massive transformation as a leading organization within the sports-video-production space. Headlined by the GV Media Universe Alliance and the GV AMPP platform, the company is aiming to bring the industry together at the Las Vegas Conventio...
National Lacrosse League’s End-to-End Production For ESPN+: Sports OTT Spotlight
Live streaming of sports is changing the game in more ways than simply distribution models. For many leagues and broadcasters, end-to-end remote and even cloud-based workflows are allowing for more production of live games than ever before. For some leagues, it means the ability to produce one’s ...
NAB Show 2023: Canon's Booth Highlighted By 8K Lenses, PTZs, and Free Viewpoint
Canon's booth is always one of the highlights of the NAB Show, with exciting launches in lenses, cameras, and unique content creation tools. This year's show is no different.
SVG had the chance to give you a tour of some of the key pieces of technology emerging from Canon this year, including 8K...
HBCU Bridge Inside Look: March Madness 2023
With March Madness upon us, let's take a look at one of the biggest live sports production events of the year through the lens of a student.
What career opportunities are available on a crew at an event like the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament and how did two of the leaders on this year's produ...
FOX Sports Director Rich Russo Previews Calling the Shots at Super Bowl LVII
Super Bowl LVII marked the fifth Super Bowl at the front bench for FOX Sports lead director Rich Russo.
Prior to the Big Game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles, Russo chatted with SVG's co-Executive Director, Editorial Services Ken Kerschbaumer. What's it like calling t...