WICS in Springfield, IL has one very cool looking news set and now it is getting some recognition.
WICS has just received an Emmy nomination for excellence in set design.
The station launched their new HD News Set late last year to rave reviews. the set was created by Devlin Design Group
"By keeping in mind our client's need for a more modern and versatile environment, we created a news set that is fresh and contemporary, mixing new technology and design seamlessly while providing WICS with a multitude of storytelling venues. We are thrilled about our client's Emmy nomination, and very excited to be a part of their success." ~Dan Devlin, Creative Director, Devlin Design Group.
"The main focus of this design was to create a visually stunning set that was vibrant and versatile
with a sleek, modern vibe to it. We're thrilled and privileged to receive the Emmy nomination for WICS Set" ~Kartik Dakshinamoorthy, Scenic Design Director, Devlin Design Group.
Combining all of the news set components; warm wood and stone textures, sleek metallics mixed with modern technology and led lighting, elevated WICS above their competition. The dynamic and versatile set design provided WICS with the flexibility they needed for presenting breaking news stories, weather, sports and entertainment.
More images of this awesome set, plus video can been seen here http://www.ddgtv.com/projects/wics