Now in stock at Finepoint, JVC's KY-PZ100B robotic PTZ IP video production camera. Introduced at NAB 2016, the KY-PZ100 is JVC's first PTZ camera, features JVC's unique IP communications engine providing network connection via WiFi, 4G-LTE, or direct LAN connection. It's designed to be used as a stand alone remote camera or as part of a multi-camera system in both studio and field environments. In addition to its 3G-SDI and HDMI outputs, it is also capable of reliably streaming 1080i/60, 1080p, 720p, 540p and 270p video with 2-channel audio--all with minimal latency and forward error correction. Camera control is possible from a web browser, or with the dedicated RM-IP100 remote control panel, or from a from a variety of remote units using standard protocol. The camera also includes on-board HD recording at up to 50Mbps to a micro SDHC/SDXC card with the ability to upload the recorded files to an external server. Plug in a WiFi adapter or LTE modem, and you'll have the world's most convenient, high quality robotic camera that can be placed virtually anywhere.
NewTek Brings Multi-Camera Production Solutions to BVE 2015
NewTek will present a range of its multi-camera video production systems at BVE 2015, enabling anyone to create and deliver professional looking video content. The latest versions of TriCaster and 3Play will be on display, as well as the ultra-portable TriCaster Mini, and the highly anticipated TalkShow VS-100, the video calling production system announced at IBC 2014, which is designed specifically for television studios and live video producers. In addition NewTek is running a contest to win a complete live production suite worth over £6000, featuring a TriCaster Mini and two JVC cameras. BVE 2015 takes place at ExCeL London from 24-26 February 2015.
Dark Chooses Sachtler for Seadrift vs. the Big Guy Documentary
Austin-based filmmaker Randall Dark is no stranger to the documentary world. He is known for choosing unusual and challenging subject matter, where I need top quality equipment and support, he says. Thats why wherever I go, Sachtler goes with me. For this project he chose the Cine DSLR and Video 25 II by Sachtler, part of Vitec Videocom, a Vitec Group company.
Primera partners with JVC Advanced Media to Introduce Automated Disc Publisher with Archival Grade DVD-R complied to ISO test method.
Primera Technology, Inc., the worlds leading manufacturer of automated disc publishers, today announced a new model of its Archive-Series¢ Disc Publishers, now with recordable drives and media from JVC Advanced Media U.S.A., Inc.
JVC Archival Grade DVD-R complies to the Optical Disc Archive Test ISO/1EC10995 which states that recorded data can be retained safely for more than 30 years under a temperature of 25 degrees Celsius and with 50% relative humidity. The nonprofit organization, ADTC, carried out the test and certified.
DEATH OF A FOREST, FINALIST IN INTERNATIONAL FOREST FILM FESTIVAL, SHOT WITH JVC PROHD CAMCORDER
A new documentary, Death of a Forest, explores how warmer winters are allowing pine beetles to survive in higher numbers and, as a result, kill millions of acres of pine tree forests in the western United States and Canada. The project, which was shot primarily with the JVC GY-HM700U ProHD camcorder, was named a Finalist in the Shorts category at the 2011 International Forest Film Festival (IFFF), a collaboration between the United Nations Forum on Forests and the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival based in Jackson Hole, Wy.
SILVERTON HIGH SCHOOL PROTECTS STUDENTS WITH JVC SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS, NVRS
For its first 12 years of occupancy, Silverton High School only had about 300 freshman on campus. Part of the Silver Falls School District in Silverton, Ore., the school was designed to be constructed in two phases. When a community bond was passed and the second phase was completed in 2009 and the student population grew to 1,200 students the administration installed dozens of JVC V.Networks VN-C215E4U indoor network dome and VN-C215VP4U vandal-proof outdoor dome cameras, which are monitored through JVC VR-N1600U network video recorders (NVRs).
Century intros new Lens Add-ons for JVC GY-HM700, Canon XF305/XF300 and Sony PMW-EX3/EX1
Schneider has added several new items to their line of Century Pro Series HD lens add-ons. These top quality professional lens accessories are designed to help go wider, reach further, and move in closer than the lens on the camera alone allows. Century's superb optics provide the finest professional images. These state-of-the-art add-ons minimize chromatic aberrations and unwanted distortion and produce images that are ultrasharp edge-to-edge. Most of Century’s accessories interface directly with the bayonet mount at the front of the lens so mounting and removing is quick and easy.
JVC RELEASES BID SPECIFICATIONS FOR NEW SUPER LOLUX HD IP-BASED CCTV CAMERAS
JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., has released the A&E Bid Specifications for its new Super LoLux HD¢ line of IP-based V.Networks cameras. Written specifically for architects, engineers, and other consultants, the new specifications detail the features of each model to assist in the preparation of video security project proposals. Bid specifications can be found on the JVC Web site, http://pro.jvc.com.
At Finepoint, we always get excited about attending the NAB show. With tens of thousands of video professionals from around the world gathering together, NAB is a great opportunity for us to get exposure to all the latest news and technology in the world of video and post production, as well as giving us the chance to catch up with all our industry friends and customers. We always come away exhausted but full of ideas.
If you're wondering whether or not to do some extracurricular work outside of your timetabled course, the answer should always be yes. The more you further your experience and skills the brighter your future will look
IBC 2016 was very much a launching show, with more new products and updates than in many recent IBC's or NAB's. With so many of these announcements directly in the remit of a cameraman, blink and you'd miss the next big thing in camera and lenses news. With this in mind, this review focuses on camera and lenses only.
If anyone knows about the practical reality of using minicams and lenses it has to be the DOPs who are out there using them. We are now seeing minicams used in all areas of production, some with 1080p and 4K capability at prices you would not have believed possible a few years back.
Walking through the halls of BVE 2015 it would be hard not to acknowledge the bustling atmosphere, positive vibes and busy aisles. The show attracted a high quality and diverse audience from across the broadening content creation industry seeing over 15,000* key industry decision makers including leading indies, post houses, DOPs, broadcasters and brands attend in full force, with many hailing it the best show yet.
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