Globecast Provides SNG Services for Coverage of Historic Pope Canonization
May 1, 2014
event was produced by the Vatican Television (CTV), in collaboration
with international broadcasters Sky and Eutelsat.
playing a key role for the transmission and distribution of large
events, Globecast provided international broadcasters with a number
of SNG trucks to manage and deliver live HD, 3D and 4K images of the
canonization of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II on April 27th.
Transmitting live from the Vatican throughout the ceremony, Globecast
supplied satellite uplinked video and audio services via its SNG
trucks to Vatican Television, Sky Italia, Sky Deutschland, BSkyB and
was produced by the Vatican Television (CTV), in collaboration with
established partners Sky and Eutelsat. Globecast provided 3D services
for Sky Italia, Sky Deutschland and BSkyB 3D channels as well as
providing HD services for the Sky Italia and BSKYB News
channels; HD and 3D services for digital cinema and the 4K feed for a
dedicated 4K view position at the Vatican.