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How to Care for Studio Condenser MicrophonesMarch 18th 2019 - 09:00 AM

One of the most critical components of any studio is a large diaphragm condenser microphone. It is the centerpiece of the studio’s sound. But how do you take care of these mics? Here is a guide.

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The Lawo VSM control system brings together all the requirements for Sky Racing’s technical devices and operators.

Lawo’s VSM IP Broadcast Control System Keeps Sky Racing Under ControlMarch 4th 2019 - 09:00 AM

Lawo’s Virtual Studio Manager (VSM) control system is playing a key role in Sky Racing Australia (Tabcorp)’s remote productions activities at its Sydney and Melbourne sites.

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NASCAR Productions’ three control rooms feature are specifically configured to handle IP-based At Home remote productions.

Server-Based “At Home” Workflows Provide Efficiency For NASCAR Productions March 1st 2019 - 10:00 AM

NASCAR Productions, based in Charlotte NC, prides itself on maintaining one of the most technically advanced content creation organizations in the country. It’s responsible for providing content, graphics and other show elements to broadcasters (mainly Fox and NBC), as well as NASCAR’s digital and social platforms and other shoulder programming on the broadcast networks. And that’s in addition to a wide range of international broadcasters that it supports.

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Attending an event at Sacramento’s Golden 1 stadium is an experience in itself.

Sacramento Kings Capture Memories Using Quantum’s StorNextFebruary 27th 2019 - 01:50 PM

Since opening in 2016, the Golden 1 stadium, which is home to the Sacramento Kings NBA team, has been considered one of the most technologically advanced event venues in the U.S.

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With full 60Hz frame rate support, the V-600UHD helps create a smooth video image without blur.

Roland Offers Compact HD/4K Switcher With Ultra Scaler TechnologyFebruary 22nd 2019 - 12:05 PM

Roland Professional A/V has introduced a new compact video switcher that delivers the full capabilities of 4K image quality in a switcher that offers users the ability to easily transition from HD to 4K as needed. Using Roland’s Ultra Scaler technology, scaling and format conversion is provided on each of the new V-600UHD’s inputs, allowing simultaneous use of full HD and high-pixel-density 4K sources, while also offering simultaneous output of 4K and 1080p resolutions.

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UEFA announced its first OTT channel at the February, Rome meeting.

European Football to Launch OTT Channel in 2019February 19th 2019 - 09:00 AM

European football’s governing body has announced it will launch a dedicated OTT channel showing matches in its two annual competitions, starting from the 2019/2020 season. The announcement was made at the 43rd UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) Ordinary Congress in Rome, after re-election of its Slovenian president Aleksander Čeferin for a second term.

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LiveTouch enables replay clips to be saved to either internal or external storage, which is made available to all users on the network.

SIS Racing Channels Installs Grass Valley’s LiveTouch For ReplaysFebruary 18th 2019 - 01:00 PM

SIS (Sports Information Services), a UK-based supplier of 24/7 live betting services, chose Grass Valley LiveTouch replay and highlights systems for its horse and greyhound racing production services.

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LA Ram’s quarterback barely gets a pass launched before being tackled by a New England defensive back. Image: Mercedes Benz Stadium.

Special Report: Super Bowl LIII – The Technology Behind the BroadcastFebruary 18th 2019 - 11:30 AM

New England Patriot quarterback, Tom Brady, entered Mercedes Benz stadium in Atlanta, GA on February 3rd having already won five Super Bowl games. And through four-quarters of play, all delivered by a television crew of hundreds of technicians, sports casters and engineers, about 100 million television viewers watched Brady add another victory to his historic play by setting the record for the most Super Bowl victories by any player in the league, now totaling six.

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