NBC Sports uses Chyron’s solutions to deliver graphics for Winter Olympics production
NBC Sports has recently annuonced that they selected Chyron to provide systems for live, on-air graphics with integrated data as well as systems to drive graphics displays to studio video walls for its production of the XXIV Olympic Winter Games, from Beijing, China.
NBCUniversal provides coverage of the 2022 Winter Olympics featuring a record of more than 2,800 hours of coverage across NBC, Peacock, USA Network, CNBC, NBCOlympics.com, and the NBC Sports app. NBCUniversal is presenting its 18th Olympic Games, 12th consecutive overall, and sixth straight Winter Games, all the most by any U.S. media company.
NBC Sports uses Chyron LyricX CG systems for live production in Beijing at figure skating and extreme sports venues, as well as in remote broadcast trucks based in NBC Sports’ International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Connecticut. Additionally, operators based in Stamford will use the Chyron Prime Live Platform to drive content for studio video walls in Beijing.
“Use of the LyricX platform and further expansion of the Prime Live Platform for studio and visual displays gives us continued flexibility and allow our visual artists to really stretch the creative boundaries during the Games,” assures Darryl Jefferson, VP of Post Operations and Digital Workflow, NBC Sports & Olympics.
“NBC Sports’ production of these events is highly visual, engaging and inspiring to viewers. Chyron is proud to partner to bring world-class, data-enhanced graphics to augment the viewing experience,” comments Ayhan Rob Ulke, Vice President of Strategic Accounts, Chyron.