Exploring broadcast design trends from the PyeongChang Olympics

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Geometric shapes

Geometric shapes — namely triangles — have been used in past Winter Olympics — perhaps because of their similarities to mountains or, more abstractly, pinnacles of success. Triangles and polygons continued to make frequent appearances in both graphics and sets in PyeongChang.

NBC's signature studio in the International Broadcast Centre was influenced by a dome shape — but used dramatic triangle angles to build this structure Read full story...

NBC's 'Today Show' switched to polygonal lower third insert graphics for its Olympics related coverage, in addition to its already boxy look. Read full story...

'Megyn Kelly Today' recreated the NBC dome look on its in-studio video walls back in New York. Read full story...

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