Living Live

Ross Video takes a look at the tech and the people shaping the future of live production.

Episodes

Living Live: Lifting Off at the Drone Champions League Drone Grand Prix Series

  The pandemic has touched every corner of society, including live sporting events – but that hasn’t stopped the Drone Champions League from engaging in exciting eSports action. The league opted to move its Drone Grand Prix Series to a completely virtual format, meaning competitors, officials, talent and fans all needed avenues to interact with […]

Living Live: The Past, Present and Future of Production Switchers

  There are many moving pieces and cogs in a well-oiled production, but one of the most critical is the production switcher. As Ross Video CEO and President David Ross puts it, you can think of these key tools as real-time video editors of sorts. Production switchers allow producers to select different audio and video […]

Living Live: Making the Most of Graphics in Your Live Productions

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Ross Director of Product Management Patrick Twomey to discuss an often-overlooked, yet extremely important piece of live production – graphics. Graphics, Twomey said, are an integral part of providing a complete live production experience – while video and audio […]

Living Live: Diving Into Remote Connectivity

  In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, remote work has become the world’s temporary new normal for doing business – and live productions aren’t excluded from that requirement. With productions needing to go on as scheduled, but often having to be operated over great distance and through remote collaboration only, remote connectivity and workflows […]

Living Live: Controlling the Chaos of Live Production

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Ross Product Manager, Dashboard Amanda Holtstrom and Technical Product Manager, Dashboard James Peltzer. Dashboard is Ross’s answer to the chaos of live production – with this free and open platform, users can build unique, tailored CustomPanels that help streamline […]

Living Live: The Innovations Driving Remote Production Forward

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Ross Video President and Executive Producer, Ross Mobile Productions Mitch Rubenstein and Stephen Repass, General Manager, Ross Mobile Productions. The trio dove into the explosion of remote production, examining the journey of the industry to its current height and […]

Living Live: Next-Level Game Day Production

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Ross Video Director of Global Sports and Live Events Kevin Cottam. Kern and Cottam centered their conversation on a key trend in the world of sports – the persistent growth and elevation of the in-home viewing experience, its impact […]

Living Live: Delivering a More Powerful Production Switcher

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Nigel Spratling, Vice President – Production Switchers and Servers. In a live broadcast, the on-camera talent, graphics and more are front-and-center and top-of-mind. However, there’s a critical element helping tie everything together. Without innovative and efficient production switchers, productions […]

Living Live: Decentralized IP and SDI Routing

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Ross Video Marketing Product Manager, Connectivity & Control Todd Riggs to discuss the ins and outs of decentralized IP and SDI routing. While these aren’t new topics, a focus on IP transport topologies and a move to UHD and 4K […]

Living Live: How TV Stations Can Differentiate Their Election Coverage

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Jim Doyle, Ross Video Director of Creative Services. Many TV stations deliver round-the-clock, well-produced live productions on Election Day – after all, it’s one of the biggest live production days of the year, and presidential races only heighten that […]

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Living Live: How to Adapt Emergency Broadcast Plans to New Challenges

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, host Tyler Kern was joined by Jenn Jarvis, Ross Video Product Manager for Editorial Workflows, to discuss a familiar topic for anyone in the live production industry – adapting to abrupt changes and challenges. It’s a mainstay for live productions of all kinds – when […]

Living Live: Leveraging Video to Cover Elections

  On this episode of Living Live with Ross Video, Director of Product Marketing, XPression Patrick Twomey and Director of Product Marketing, Virtual Solutions Gideon Ferber joined host Tyler Kern to discuss the upcoming presidential election and how video producers can best leverage their craft to deliver engaging coverage. Twomey said that one of the […]

Living Live: Considerations for Determining IP vs. SDI in Live Productions

  For live productions, there are no one-size-fits-all solutions when it comes to video. That is where Ross Video comes in. Jeff Moore, Executive VP & CMO of Ross Video, spoke with host Tyler Kern on the Living Live podcast to discuss the range of needs clients have for video in live production settings and […]