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March 20, 2015

A look behind the design of the ‘Set of the Year’ trophy

Although the design is rather simple — just two pieces of hand cut stainless steel gently bent at a 90 degree angle and fused together — the NewscastStudio Set of the Year trophy packs a lot of meaning. We’ve been hard at work designing the trophy, which will be given to the winners of each […]

March 19, 2015

NewscastStudio kicks off Set of the Year awards

NewscastStudio, the premier resource for television news set design, has announced a complete overhaul to its annual Set of the Year awards, including several new features for 2015. The website, which has awarded this honor for the past five years, will keep its popular fan voting component but also add a judging panel of television industry […]

March 12, 2015

Third sneak peek at NewscastStudio project

Today we have another little peek at an exciting project we’re working on. Keep watching for more previews and details! Previous peeks are here and here.

March 6, 2015

Have you fallen for this Facebook prank yet?

OK, we admit it. When a Facebook story appearing to be from the Guardian newspaper claiming Jon Stewart was taking over “NBC Nightly News” from Brian Williams, we clicked. And the result is pretty funny. Give it a try by clicking our simulated post below. And happy Friday.

February 27, 2015

Because it’s Friday: May we present the Llama Cam Branding Generator

It’s Friday. We’re feeling kind of giddy. Sweeps is done. We had too much caffeine. We could come up with all sorts of excuses for this — but after CNN interviewed a llama on “CNN Tonight” and branded it “Llama Cam” we just couldn’t help ourselves. We just had to use the same advanced technology (e.g. a […]

February 23, 2015

Mix-and-match your own radar names, news slogans with new random generators

TV stations love to brand everything from their radars to helicopters to fleet of trucks — and we all know that sometimes the results can be quite entertaining. That’s why NewscastStudio has created some fun new tools that you generate a weather radar name or news slogan with just the click of your mouse. Each of […]

February 23, 2015

Second sneak peek at NewscastStudio project

Here’s another little sneak peek at something exciting we’re working on. Miss the first peek? See it here. Stay tuned for some more previews and to find out what it is!

February 19, 2015

Sneak peek at NewscastStudio project

Here’s a little sneak peek at something exciting we’re working on. Stay tuned for some more previews and to find out what it is!

October 24, 2014

From Our Inbox: Emailer upset Snyderman took it ‘apond’ herself to break quarantine

Here at NewscastStudio we’re regularly inundated with emails from TV viewers who apparently think our site is the official site for their local TV station or even network news division. The comments range from people complaining about being ripped off by a local contractor or other business to “our” supposed bias or ignoring of a […]

February 19, 2014

NewscastStudio welcomes two new advertisers

NewscastStudio is proud to welcome two new companies as advertisers, Artform and blackwalnut. Artform is a Toronto based multi-disciplinary design studio, specializing in art, design and architecture. Recent set designs by Artform include Rogers SportsNet, NHL Network and various projects for the CBC. Blackwalnut is an upstate New York based, Emmy-award winning, fabricator of scenic […]