Tag: video production

Don’t Miss a Moment: 6 Camera Service Tips

When you think if of Daktronics, you likely think of large screen displays and scoreboards. However, as the fall sports season comes to an end, it's a good to take inventory of different resources to help you ensure that your cameras are ready for future seasons and act on any maintenance and restocking needed. Here ...

From the Student Section to the Press Box

With a strong tie to sports, it was a no-brainer for Perry High School, located in Massillon, OH, to start a broadcast journalism course where students could experiment with the school’s video display. Keith Brown, the instructor for this class, enjoys seeing what the students come up with. “We started with this course to teach ...

It All Starts With a Dream

One of the best parts of owning a video display is uncovering what it can do for not only your games but for your school. Michael Krill, the Film & Literature teacher at Oconomowoc High School, located in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, realized early on that there was more to the display than just showcasing scores. “Once ...

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 ...

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.

Behind-the-Scenes Experience

Integrating your video display into your school’s classrooms is one of the most exciting times for both staff and students. The game’s content and entertainment are now in your hands. It’s a new subject for you and a new challenge for your students. See how two schools took this idea and made it possible.

We’ve Got Spirit, How ‘Bout You?

Homecoming has always been a night students and fans look forward to. It is the most spirit-filled game you’ll ever attend. From senior athlete recognition to best friends or significant others donning the away game jersey of their favorite player to an energy in the crowd like never before. There’s nothing quite like it. So ...

In the Director’s Seat

Football season has officially started and new displays are popping up around the nation. One in particular, however, caught our eye – Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union Stadium in Texas. This field houses Cy-Fair Independent School District’s (CFISD) games as well as other community games and events. As with any game, it all comes down to ...

Designing on a Dime

It’s all in the flick of the wrist…or the computer mouse for us! Creating great-looking content isn’t as big of a task as it may seem, especially with the right tools readily available. So we sat down with the supervisor of our Creative Services’ digital artists, Scott Larsen, to get the full scoop on resources ...

It’s All in the First Steps

Have you purchased a video display and wondered, “What’s next?” You’re probably in one of two phases: getting your feet wet or looking into the next best thing for the upcoming season. Figuring out where you fit is critical at this stage as it will gear you up for two very different game days. START ...