As live sports broadcasts resume in the U.S., the industry is grappling with how to keep its crews safe by following strict COVID-19 guidelines—established by the U.S. government and the industry itself—while maintaining the high production quality viewers expect. Safety precautions now being employed include keeping onsite crews to a minimum and sanitizing trucks before and after events.
On Saturday at 3:22 p.m. EDT SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on board successfully launched into orbit from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Genelec has launched a new initiative as part of its Genelec Academy called G SongLab, which offers young people free access to a safe online learning community, through which they can collaborate and engage with others in developing their skills in songwriting and music creation.
Broadcast industry consultant finds value in software for SFN planning.
Video Progetti, a veteran broadcast systems distributor and integrator based in Italy, has completed a UHD/HDR mobile production system for Italian Broadcaster RAI (Radiotelevisione Italiana).
Gravity Media, a media services and equipment rental company in the U.K., is s using an open standards-based IP core built with IP gateway cards and multiviewers from Grass Valley and IP switches from Cisco to streamline the live production workflows of its clients and its own in-house applications.