A new set that resembles a trendy downtown apartment that’s been converted from industrial space is now the workplace for the newscasts at WDAF in Kansas City. “What we ended up with is a mix of old and new, gritty and modern; just like KC,” said Danielle Ray, creative services director.
Today at noon, ABC O&O WPVI Philadelphia (DMA 4) unveiled a new multifunctional studio, accented by a new graphics look. “It’s pretty dramatic,” says President-GM Bernie Prazenica. “The depth of the video integration in our studio has increased in a big way. Visually, it’s just really eye-popping, but this update is more than cosmetic. The […]
Tribune Broadcasting’s Fox affiliate KCPQ Seattle (DMA 14) today said it will debut a redesigned news studio on Monday, Feb. 29. The station said the studio, designed in conjunction with Broadcast Design International, “will be Q13’s window to the Northwest; bringing Northwest imagery right into the studio with a view that will change by daypart […]
Mark Karlen, senior design representative of Broadcast Design International, died June 29 of brain cancer. He was 54. Karlen had more than 20 years’ experience in the broadcast industry. He worked for WFTS Tampa, Fla., as creative services director for numerous years before joining the team at Broadcast Design International. He won many national and […]
Today, Wednesday, Jan. 28, at 4 a.m. Tribune Media’s Fox affiliate KTVI St. Louis (DMA 21) will unveil a dynamic new look following several months of design and construction. Then at noon, co-owned CW affil KPLR’s new sets will be revealed. With the exception of the weather station command centers, both station newscasts will originate […]