Take a look behind the scenes of The NOW - airing on 7NEWS at 4 p.m. starting July 14.
Anne McNamara (center), host of the national segments of The NOW, consults with producers in studio, July 14, 2014.
The host of The NOW Denver is Lionel Bienvenu, who's been an Emmy-Award winning Sports Director for 7NEWS for the past 13 years.
Anne McNamara looks through messages on Facebook using a big vertical screen.
The director station in The NOW national studio.
The NOW national studio is equipped with a green screen, cameras that drop down out of the ceiling and multiple monitors.
The NOW Denver Anchor Lionel Bienvenu and reporter Kristen Skovira prepare for the show's launch in the Denver newsroom on July 14, 2014.
Digital Content Producer Ryan Tronier in Denver gathers content for The NOW.
The fast-moving locally produced news program at 4 p.m. covers news that is trending on social media and invites the audience to join the conversation across traditional and digital media platforms.
Editor/Photographer Justin Adams works to put together the finishing touches before the debut on July 14 at 4 p.m.
Multiple monitors give The NOW staff lots of options to showcase current events.