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MotoGP TV coverage hits new highs in 2018

The global TV coverage of the MotoGP World Championship is hitting new heights. There are now more than a hundred broadcasters and OTT services who bring the best of MotoGP to viewers around the world - increasing from 91 to 101 for this season. The races are presented with an OnBoard Live Camera for 360 degree immersive action. [Read more]


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NEP UK with Wireless Super-Slow live cameras

NEP UK has created the first wireless Super-Slow live cameras, using 4K equipment from Grass Valley and Vislink. The cameras will be used this week for ITV’s coverage of the Cheltenham Festival, and will be deployed on other sporting events in the coming weeks. [Read more]



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Red 8K with FUJINON lens at surfing competition

Live footage from the Volcom Pipe Pro, the inaugural event for the World Surfing League (WSL), was captured on RED Digital Cinema’s WEAPON with MONSTRO 8K VVsensor equipped with FUJINON Premier PL 25-300mm and 19-90mm Cabrio zoom lenses for Red Bull TV, in addition to Hawaii and Australia cable channels. [Read more]


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Pixellot supports Beach Volleyball Live Streaming

Red Bull Media House is using Pixellot’s innovative automatic production technology to stream live beach volleyball action from the Beach Volleyball Major Series 2018 in Ft. Lauderdale until March 4, when the world’s best players will collect their total prize money of $600,000 USD. [Read more]



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Spanish Ice Sports Federation uses Pixellot Tech

Federación Española Deportes de Hielo (Spanish Ice Sports Federation) has deployed Pixellot systems to broadcast ice hockey, curling, and figure skating. The events will be streamed on the Federation's website with highlight clips on some Spanish media platforms like Marca (Spanish national daily sport newspaper), or Teledeporte (Spanish sports channel owned by TVE). [Read more]


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NBC Olympics Selects Calrec Audio Consoles

NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected Calrec Audio's Summa, Artemis Ray, and Brio digital audio consoles to provide seamless audio mixing for its production of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, which take place in PyeongChang. [Read more]



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Leader Test instruments chosen for 4K HDR APAC Sports OB

Seventy Leader test instruments have been chosen to perform signal monitoring at the broadcast project APAC. Approximately 90 nations will compete in over 100 tournaments embracing 15 disciplines. Many of these will be captured in high-dynamic-range 3840 x 2160 pixel ultra-high-definition as well as standard-dynamic-range 1920 x 1080 pixel high-definition. [Read more]


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Be at the top of your game

Dan Coles, Senior Colourist at Technicolor London, has a rich experience in grading both feature and TV productions. He loves the creativity and challenge of grading and creating a ‘look’, and makes up for all that time in a darkened room with lots of outdoor activity. In our Interview he talks about his first steps being a colourist and how HDR and 4K/8K changes the way he works. [Read more]