Category: High School Sports

What Does the Future Hold?

One class in high school can change a student’s whole perspective on his or her future. With any class, teachers prepare their students for the future whether students decide to pursue a college education or not. What better way to prepare those students interested in certain aspects of your school’s video display than to create ...

1 Video Display. A Whole Community.

One thing we absolutely love to see is high schools taking their video display use to the next level. This is an understatement for Harrisburg High School located in Harrisburg, a suburb of Sioux Falls, S.D. We had the chance to sit down and interview Craig Imme, the A/V Production Teacher at Harrisburg High School, ...

A New System for a New Year

2017 is here, and we’re helping you gear up for what could be your best year yet. Below are some different ideas to help you make sure your game day is on its “A game” this coming year. ADD TO YOUR SYSTEM If you have an older system, you may be leaning toward a new ...

48 Years Ago: A New Kind of Learning Arose

When you look at choosing a vendor, you usually check out their credentials – how long they’ve been in business, product prices, services offered and so on. But do you really linger long enough on how long the company has been doing what they’re doing or is it just another check on your checklist? Our ...

Production Hacks: Green Screen DIY Lighting

Welcome back! Last week we went over the basics of how to create your own green screen on the cheap. This week, let’s dive into the key feature of making any green room work – the lighting. LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION! As with the green screen, you can take different routes with lighting. First, take a ...

Production Hacks: Green Screen DIY

If you’re on a budget and might not have the funds to splurge on a green screen, don’t stress yourself out about it. Of course, there are green screens out there for varying costs, but you can save more money by making your own. Green screens are used for many different reasons – headshots, videos, ...

Content is King

Guest post by: Alesia Hendley, CFISD - Berry Center AV Operator At Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union (CF-FCU) Stadium, we like to keep the #CommunityOnlyBetter mission front of mind. Which means all entities contributing to the betterment of our community are friends of ours. Building relationships with our partners is how we establish trust and continue ...

Secrets from Digital Artists – Logos

When working with logos, you always want to make sure you’re working with a vector file. You might ask, “Well, how do I check to make sure my file is vector?” Open your file in any viewing program and zoom in as close as you can get to the edges. If they appear pixelated, you ...

Student Opportunities Thanks to Video Displays

When schools look past the basic uses of a scoring system, the benefits extend beyond game day. By involving your students in the behind the scenes action, doors open up for them skill-wise and career-wise. Many schools have realized this and ran with it.

Create Headshots, Not Mugshots

  When families and friends attend a high school game, they love watching their athlete’s headshot pop up on the display. It’s the student-athlete’s 10 seconds of fame, where all eyes are on them, so you’ll want to make these personal and fun. We sat down with our supervisor of our Creative Services’ digital artists, ...