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August 22, 2014

Q&A: A redefining set for Fox Atlanta

NewscastStudio recently talked with Dan Devlin, owner/chief creative strategist of Devlin Design Group, about the companies work at WAGA-TV. Talk a little about the background of the project WAGA-TV was really impressed with the set we had recently completed at their sister station KSAZ-TV in Phoenix. There was a good amount of buzz within the […]

August 21, 2014

Changes coming to ‘The View’

ABC’s “The View” is undergoing many changes for its upcoming season. Along with new co-hosts, a new set is in the works. Monday “The View” shared the image above on Facebook with the text, “Construction is underway. A whole new VIEW begins this September. Change is good. #TheView.” The show previously announced it would leave its […]

August 19, 2014

NBCNews.com sees dip in visitors

Since launching a widely panned redesign and losing its referral traffic from MSN, NBCNews.com has seen a 22 percent drop off of traffic since the beginning of the year. According to TVNewser, the site has lost over 12 million unique visitors in the timespan between January 2014, when the redesign was launched, and the end […]

August 19, 2014

Venerable NBC announcer dies

Don Pardo, an announcer for NBC who is famously known for his work on “Saturday Night Live,” but who also contributed to NBC News programs, died Aug. 18. Pardo, who began his voiceover career over 75 years ago in 1938, was heard by millions of Americans every Saturday night introducing the cast, guest host and […]

August 18, 2014

SEC Network marches to fight songs from Warner/Chappell

Warner/Chappell Production Music helped launch the SEC Network with new fight songs for each of the networks schools. The songs feature each university’s signature fight song. “What an honor is was to work on such iconic fight songs for the launch of the SEC Network. We worked diligently to capture the essence of each song and […]

August 14, 2014

‘Today’ L3 goes pink for anchor’s baby girl

“Today” co-anchor Savannah Guthrie gave birth to her baby, Vale Guthrie Feldman, Wednesday and the show lead with that news. For the segment making the announcement, the show colored its blue lower thirds pink, complete with a “Breaking News” tag on top. The show also showed several photos of the new baby and mom, as […]

August 13, 2014

SEC Network animations highlight history, traditions

The SEC Network will launch with a unique graphics package that reflects “solidarity of the conference and all 21-SEC sponsored sports.” Mark Groeschner, creative director at ESPN Creative Services, spoke with ESPN Front Row about the process of creating the look, “If we did our job right, every animation will house a handful of ‘easter […]

August 13, 2014

SEC Network launches with flashy, curvy studio

This week, ESPN flips the switch on the newest sports network in America. The SEC Network will cover the 14 schools of the SEC 24/7, beginning Thursday. The network is part of a 20 year agreement the SEC struck with ESPN that gives the network access to 45 SEC football games, more than 100 men’s […]

August 13, 2014

San Diego CBS refreshes set design

San Diego’s KFMB-TV debuted a refreshed set this week. The station worked with  for the update, which includes a 3×2 monitor array camera center that displays live video of the area. A timelapse captures the work behind the scenes and is posted on the stations website. The anchor desk was also changed out, with new graphic panels […]

August 12, 2014

Set changes coming to Indianapolis NBC

Indianapolis NBC affiliate WTHR-TV is preparing for a new set, tweets evening anchor John Stehr. Big weekend at the Big 1-3. Our studio is now a blank slate. @WTHRcom pic.twitter.com/Sxjwpo4MEa — John Stehr (@JohnWTHR) August 11, 2014 The previous two sets at WTHR-TV have been designed by Devlin Design Group.