Production designer Terry Gipson, who heads design at MTV Networks, is used to “weird situations. It's the nature of our business. We're prepared to take on anything,” he says. But launching a high-definition studio at 10,350' above sea level was more “anything” than he imagined.
The new glass-walled studio sits atop Vail Mountain in the Colorado Rockies and headquarters the networks' new channel, MHD Music High Definition, which programs a variety of music and