FOX Sports is including Ref Cam know-how to its MLS All-Star Game telecast on Aug. 2, offering FS1 viewers with perspective views all through the match.
The Ref Cam comes from the FOX Sports Lab initiative to check know-how after the Huge Ten championship soccer recreation in December featured referee-worn hats that captured viewpoint footage for the printed.
“I feel that worn cameras are going to be an enormous factor for us sooner or later,” Michael Davies, FOX Sports Senior Vice President, Area & Technical Operations, had advised the SVG Podcast final month.
The Ref Cam for the MLS All- Star Game must be an enchancment from the top-worn video digital camera that was part of the 2013 video games when MLS All-Stars confronted A.S. Roma. That digital camera offered footage that at occasions could possibly be shaky, and ESPN was in a position to make use of it within the telecast.