Site Updates

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 […]

February 6, 2014

Submit your nominations for best set of 2013

2013 was another banner year for scenic design and NewscastStudio is gearing up for its annual Set Madness Set of the Year competition. As in past years, this competition will be broken down across multiple weeks, with sets going head to head against each other in multiple rounds of voting. What sets do you think […]

January 22, 2014

‘Daily Buzz’ gallery updated

We’ve updated our gallery of “The Daily Buzz” with new images from designer Devlin Design Group. Have a look… DDG created a versatile presentation area that includes a 3×3 monitor array, movable anchor desk, backlit elements and frosted panels that add visual interest. The set is also used for sister show “Al Dia.”

December 18, 2013

Every year…

Back in 2010, NewscastStudio launched our own vanity URL shortener, nca.st — and every year around this time it goes down. Why? Because we forget to renew the domain! Earlier today, right on schedule, our short links started failing. Not to fear, — we’ve renewed the domain and also added a recurring reminder to our […]

November 6, 2013

And we’re back…

Sorry for the hiccups we were having this week with the NewscastStudio website. Our hosting company switched us to a new server (at a new data center, too), which caused some unexpected downtime. Then, the new server became overloaded, which caused our site to be inaccessible. We’re hoping things are back to normal now and […]

July 22, 2013

NewscastStudio welcomes Jeff Hall Design as advertiser

NewscastStudio is pleased to welcome Jeff Hall Design as its newest advertiser. JHD recently completed KTTV-TV’s studio, and has created sets for: “The Dr. OZ Show,” “Chelsea Lately,” “The Nate Berkus Show,” “The Jeff Probst Show,” and “NFL Network.” If your business or organization needs an affordable and effective way to reach television news creative […]

April 15, 2013

NewscastStudio at ten

It’s hard to believe that NewscastStudio is ten today! I never would have known that a little website started on a whim would have such a profound effect on my life. It was April 2003. I was a freshman in college and looking for something to do. I’d long been interested in television news and […]

March 18, 2013

‘Set Madness’ finalists announced, cast your votes in Round 1

It’s time again for Set Madness! We’re excited to announce the finalists for our annual “Set of the Year” competition — and once again we’re borrowing the March Madness theme and bracket system for our contest. We have some changes in store for this year’s contest, plus your chance to win a $50 Amazon gift […]

March 6, 2013

Submit your nominations for 2013’s ‘Set Madness’

It’s that time of the year again! We’re taking nominations for the 2013 edition of “Set Madness” — our annual competition to decide the best set of 2012!