soaring views at EUROVISION QUALIFICATIONS
NEWTON delivers year after year at Sweden's most prestigious TV production.
SWEDISH EUROVISION QUALIFICATIONS 2017 – 2019
By Horisont Camera Solutions & NEP Sweden
NEWTON CABLE CAM
Horisont Camera Solutions is the most hired provider of cable cam services in Sweden for live broadcast of events such as sports and shows. They received their NEWTON S1 head just in time for their participation in the tour 2017 and they returned in 2018, making a Sony P1 camera soar over the approx. 10.000 people in the audience in each arena. See more about Horisont Camera Solutions here.
NEP Sweden is the host broadcaster for these events and in 2019 they provided their own NEWTON S2 on a DEFY Dactylcam cable cam.
At these shows there was also a NEWTON system on rail by the stage, that you can see more about here.
Melodifestivalen 2017 was the 57th edition of the annual Swedish music competition, selecting the entry of Sweden to the Eurovision Song Contest later in the year. These ambitious qualifications consist of a 6 live show tour around the country and take place in February – March every year. Organized and broadcast by the Swedish state television (SVT), these events on average have 3.3 million TV viewers, ranking these shows as the most watched programs on Swedish television. With a third of the Swedish population watching, these big budget productions are at the forefront of broadcast technology with a constant pursuit of more dynamical multi camera productions.