The analysts of TF1 are able to control the replay, viewpoint and other graphic features through virtual stadiums.
Vizrt has announced that TFI, the private broadcaster in France, uses Vizrt XR Playbook in order to illustrate the post-match analysis of UEFA Euro 2020.
Vizrt XR Playbook is designed to help create engaging stories and sports analysis with virtual, augmented, mixed, and extended reality graphics and video wall control. TFI has been using Vizrt XR Playbook to take audiences into fully rendered virtual stadiums and immerse them into critical game action by allowing TFI’s analysts to control the replay and viewpoint with cutting-edge graphics features.
Commenting on the production, Daniel Nergard, President of Vizrt, said: “To compete in the modern media marketplace, you must engage your audience with spectacular visuals. By any measurement, Vizrt XR liberates TF1’s analysts and commentators to unleash their boundless creativity and insight into the game with speed, efficiency, and high quality. Their immersive and compelling extended reality shows delight fans and viewers alike signalling a new era of storytelling for sports.”
Vizrt XR is one of five software solution suites made available exclusively through Flexible Access, allowing customers to adapt and scale their production software up and down to meet rapidly changing production needs.
Vizrt XR provides a range of capabilities allowing broadcasters to extend the visualisation of their stories to tell them better. With this equipment, any environment turns into a blank canvass full of possibilities.