A first look at the preparations inside DU's Magness Arena for the Oct. 3 presidential debate.
An early photo of the stage being prepared. (Kenny Holmes)
7NEWS anchor Mike Landess stands on the media platform during an equipment test.
Debate hall seat assignment at the University of Denver.
An audio-visual control panel inside the debate hall.
Photojournalists make preparations in the DU debate hall on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.
The stage is almost ready to go. (Kenny Holmes)
A view of the rows of tables being prepared for members of the media. (Marc Stewart)
Approximately 4,000 members of the press are expected. (Marc Stewart)