StarTimes unveil new OB Van [Photos and video]

Monday 18th December , 2017 4:28 pm

StarTimes Ghana, media rights owners for the Ghana Premier League and other Ghana Football Association competitions, have unveiled their ultra-modern HD OB Van earmarked to be used for coverage of the GHPL next season.

The unveiling was climaxed with a tour of the inside of the van by CAF President Ahmad Ahmad, GFA President Kwesi Nyantakyi and other CAF dignitaries who were attending the unveiling of the 3-man shortlist for CAF Player of the Year at the Movenpic Hotel in Accra.


The media were also given a tour of the facility that is expected to bring improved coverage to the Ghana Premier League.

Technical details

The high performance equipment boasts 12 ULTRA HD Cameras with a Virtual Production Studio and six flexible operating areas that support Ultra HD 4K production.

The van was built around 12G-SDI broadcast infrastructure.

The trailer has a triple expansion that allows plenty of space for operation and is designed for large productions.

Designing the virtual production studio with a chroma key embedded inside the OB Van using pan-title-zoom ( PTZ) cameras and a dedicated, fully configurable, light studio set.


It also stocks a large 3-D shaped monitor wall behind the fully adjustable production console, a dedicated audio room with insulation treatment and a noise isolated equipment room.


The 14m-long truck has the capacity for a twenty-strong team, and includes an expandable production gallery, as well as a stand-alone television studio workflow, which means the vehicle can be used comfortably for longer periods, allowing multiple productions to take place without the space becoming too cramped.




By: Fentuo Tahiru/citifmonline.com/Ghana