Tag: Event Production Tips

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Create Big Moments with Triggers

Daktronics understands the need to have moments driven from a one button click and starting that content in sync.

ICYMI – University of Florida honors Tom Petty

On Saturday, October 7th the University of Florida gave a solid homage to the late Gainesville, FL native Tom Petty during the 4th quarter of their match-up against LSU.

Video standards around the world

When it comes to international control systems, every system is different. Different countries play different sports with different sets of rules, have different video resolutions, and use different power connectors and voltages. All of these present unique challenges that Daktronics works with every day. For example, in North America, NTSC color encoding is the standard ...

How Paige Leafstedt controls the show

Junior South Dakota State University advertising major Paige Leafstedt is no stranger to campus game days. Paige is a technical director employed through Daktronics to operate the switchboard and perform video replay at SDSU football and basketball games. Daktronics has been providing event production services to SDSU since 2005 and proudly hires students to fill ...

Love and video boards

One of the simplest things to do to create excitement at your event is show fans on the video board during breaks in the action. You can go with staples such as the Dance Cam, Flex Cam or Smile Cam. You can try something more creative like the Mannequin Cam, Simba Cam or #RAISETHECAT Cam ...

18 years in the making

The 2016-2017 season has come to a close at Raymond James Stadium. This year proved to be the year of improvement! It started with the demolition of 18 year old Daktronics displays. In 1998 Raymond James opened its doors showing off new state-of-the-art video boards from Daktronics. Over the 18 years a team of Daktronics ...

Layering graphics and animations over live video

Have you ever wanted to layer graphics or animations over a live video feed or other graphics? Specific versions of DMP-8000 have this functionality! Whether you are looking to have a baseball fly across a ribbon board to wipe off the in-game look and reveal an exciting HOME RUN animation or if you just want ...

Take a tour with one of our control room specialists

Ever wonder what it looks like behind the scenes of big games like the College Football National Championship? Take a look with Daktronics employee, Melissa McMurtry, as she takes you into the control room at Raymond James Stadium. See how producers and operators work hard each game to ensure all displays in the stadium are ...

Daktronics Event Production

When it comes to LED video displays − EVERY MOMENT MATTERS. On game-day, maximizing your display and the opportunities it offers by creating an engaging fan experience, is vital. Today’s audiences have higher digital expectations than any previous generation. They expect engagement and entertainment at every moment. While it may be nice to have the ...

Creative Services goes to bat for the Mets

As baseball season comes to a close, we’re looking back on some of the work we’ve done this season. Over the course of the last two seasons, our Professional Services team has worked with the New York Mets to take their game-day experience to the next level. When the Mets installed new displays in 2015, ...