April 7, 2014

TVG Network races into HD with new studio

TVG Network debuted in HD this weekend with a new studio, here’s a look inside: The new set was designed by James Yates Production Design and built by Mystic Scenic Studios.

March 6, 2014

Fox Sports Midwest working on set with a view

Currently broadcasting from the local PBS affiliate, Fox Sports Midwest is undergoing a major upgrade. For the 2014 MLB season, Fox Sports Midwest will move to a new studio with a view of the St. Louis Cardinals ballpark, Busch Stadium. It’s going to be a high-tech, cutting-edge studio,” said Jack Donovan, general manager of Fox […]

March 3, 2014

WTA opens season with a new graphical look from (n+1)

(n+1) designstudio designed an updated opening sequence for the Women’s Tennis Association tournament broadcasts. The sequence will debut at the WTA’s first Premier Mandatory event of the season at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, Calif. on Wednesday, March 5. WTA enlisted the help of (n+1) designstudio to create a strong broadcast opening that […]

February 27, 2014

Stephen Arnold Music goes fishing with WFN

World Fishing Network, a Canadian sports channel, just launched its first-ever channel redesign with the help of Stephen Arnold Music and Impossible. Launched in 2005, WFN worked with SAM to match the new logo with a sound that captured the viewers’ passion. The theme is now a driving, raw rock performance created by Stephen Arnold Music. […]

February 27, 2014

SportsNet LA steps up to the plate for first pitch

SportsNet LA, the new cable network owned by the Los Angeles Dodgers and managed by Time Warner Cable, launched this week with a sports-infused set design. The set was designed by Jeff Hall of JHD Group. Troika designed the graphics, which are similar to TWC SportsNet. An anchor desk fronted by two bezel-less monitors is […]

February 27, 2014

NASCAR America debuts on NBCSN

In 2015, NASCAR will move from current broadcasters Fox/TNT/ESPN to Fox/NBC. In anticipation, NBCSN (formerly NBC Sports Network) launched a weekly NASCAR show from its Connecticut studios this week. For the show, NBCSN added a new desk that’s clad in a checkered pattern, mirroring the flag used to end a NASCAR race. A cutaway racecar […]

February 25, 2014

(n+1) helps NASCAR rev up SprintVision for 2014

(n+1) designstudio, a motion graphic design and conceptual branding company, recently worked with NASCAR to rebrand its at-track video board production, SprintVision. “Fans in the grandstands will be fully engaged for the 2014 NASCAR season with never a dull moment, thanks to (n+1) designstudio’s 3D graphics,” said Steve Stum, NASCAR Productions VP of operations and […]

February 20, 2014

Crafting a design for the world stage: CBC at the Olympics

NewscastStudio takes you exclusively inside the Olympic studios  for Canadian broadcaster CBC, as part of our continuing coverage. Learn about the journey and the once in a lifetime experience from AKA Design Group. Canada’s Olympic television coverage is a team effort of publicly owned CBC and a partnership with Bell Media’s TSN, TSN2, TSN Radio, […]

February 20, 2014

Sochi Olympic Studio Design: Japanese Style

An exclusive look inside the Japanese studios at the IBC for its 2014 Winter Olympics coverage in Sochi.

February 19, 2014

Fox Sports rolls out new graphics package

As Fox Sports heads to Florida for the Daytona 500 viewers will notice a bit of a change in the graphics department. Fox has debuted a new graphics package that will likely be used on all of its sports properties. The new package features a sleek translucent look with a boxy appearance, dropping the curves […]