Set Design

March 2, 2015

St. Louis CBS to debut new set

As we first posted about in January, KMOV-TV will debut a new set today from Devlin Design Group. “Our team has been working since December to create a state-of-the-art news set and 4 Warn Storm Center to enhance your experience,” writes the station in a story. “You will see larger monitors, a storytelling wall and […]

February 26, 2015

Detroit station moves noon news to streetside studio

Detroit‘s ABC affiliate WXYZ-TV will shift production of its noon newscast from its main studios to a downtown streetside studio. The noon show, helmed by anchor JoAnne Purtan, will begin originating from a glass-enclosed street-level space in the Qube Building today, Feb. 26. The building, formerly known as the Chase building, is a 14-story office […]

February 20, 2015

Miami Univision moves to Newsport

Miami’s Univision 23, WLTV-TV, moved into the Newsport in January, debuting a new studio stocked with technology. Designed by Pulso Design, the set features a newsroom background with a mix of backlit panels and steel accents. The anchor desk mixes backlit elements, plexiglass and two monitors to create a contemporary look for WLTV-TV. To the […]

February 17, 2015

‘CNN Quiz Show’ set photos added

“The CNN Quiz Show” debuted this President’s Day on the cable news network with a set from Clickspring Design. “CNN’s Quiz Show: Presidential Edition features an adaptation of the network’s iconic cubes, this time as lecterns for host, Anderson Cooper and for the six anchor-team contestants. Modernist presidential portraiture surrounds the primary game area allowing […]

February 17, 2015

WSJ profiles set designer’s love of clocks

Since Erik Ulfers chose to name his set design company, Clickspring Design, after a part of a clock, it shouldn’t be surprising that he also has a personal interest in timepieces. The Wall Street Journal recently profiled Ulfers, whose TV work includes “NBC Nightly News” and “Meet the Press.” Read the full profile here.

February 17, 2015

Clickspring updates website

Clickspring Design, a New York based set design firm, has updated its website design. The new website includes more examples of recent work, including designs for the NBC Olympic in Sochi, CNN Heroes and “Meet the Press.” The website can be visited here.

February 12, 2015

Ohio station to debut ‘augmented reality’ set

Youngstown, Ohio, CBS affiliate WKBN-TV has is set to debut a hybrid virtual and hard set that mixes in splashes of augmented reality. The station, owned by Media General, worked with Studio A Designs and Z Space Creative to create its new set. The new studio, which debuts today, includes a hard anchor desk and some scenic […]

February 12, 2015

NECN unveils studio transformation

NECN, the nation’s largest regional news network, unveiled a new studio today after a year-long transformation of the network that included changes in management and numerous technological updates. “Over the last year, NECN has gone through a complete revitalization with one goal in mind – to bring our viewers across New England the best breaking news […]

February 6, 2015

Jackson CBS gets new set

Jackson, Miss., CBS affiliate WJTV-TV has debuts a new set from Devlin Design Group. The station is able to leverage the set’s large video wall and display panels to create its own unique look. That video wall serves as both the main background from the large, circular standing anchor desk as well as a standup […]

February 5, 2015

‘Morning Joe’ shakes up format with ‘Mika’

Just a day after The Wrap’s article on MSNBC’s upcoming changes, “Morning Joe” rolled out a softer final block. Branded as “Mika,” the format is very similar to “The View” or “The Talk,” featuring a large wooden table with multiple guests gathered around for conversation. Host Mika Brzezinski has done interviews during the final segments for a while, […]