ES Broadcast Hire captures more Canon UHD field lenses to meet demand for 4K sports coverage

Date: 08/02/2018
ES Broadcast Hire captures more Canon UHD field lenses to meet demand for 4K sports coverage

ES Broadcast Hire, which is home to one of Europe’s largest 4K rental fleets, has taken delivery of another wave of new UHD lenses from Canon UK. The 20 Canon CJ12ex4.3B IRSE S/IASE S lenses, 10 Canon UHD DIGISUPER 90 (UJ90X9B) lenses and 20 CJ20ex7.8B lenses ES Broadcast Hire has purchased will boost its already extensive inventory of Canon kit.

The compact and lightweight CJ12ex4.3B professional lenses deliver high-quality 4K resolution to 2018’s line up of live sporting events alongside the UHD DIGISUPER 90 and CJ20ex7.8B. The CJ12ex4.3B lens offers 12x zoom and a focal length that extends to an exceptional 4.3mm at its widest to 52mm.

The UHD DIGISUPER 90 retains stunning 4K resolution even with image stabilisation applied and features a 4K 2/3” field lens with 90x zoom and 9-810mm focal length – up to 1620mm with the 2x built-in extender. Thanks to its wide focal range, it is the ideal camera to cover wide spaces such as sports arenas with a single lens.

Drawing on Canon’s heritage of advanced optical technologies, the CJ20ex7.8B offers a 20x zoom and 7.8-156mm zoom range in a lightweight body, giving operators exceptional mobility and flexibility of use. These lenses achieve high-quality, 4K resolution images from the centre to the peripheral areas of the image field.

“Canon’s CJ12ex4.3B, UHD DIGISUPER 90 and CJ20ex7.8B lenses are helping to meet the increasing demand we have already seen from OB companies to use Canon’s UHD solutions,” said Warren Taggart, Managing Director, ES Broadcast Hire. “Canon’s lenses are a sensible investment for us as they fit seamlessly into the 4K workflows that more and more of our clients are using. They retain the same form factor and functionality that operators have become accustomed to when previously using Canon HD lenses. Our clients like this familiarity as well as the reliability and image quality that Canon lenses deliver.”

Ian Barnard, Sales Director at Canon UK & Ireland added: “ES Broadcast Hire’s investment in even more Canon UHD lenses demonstrates the industry’s growing demand for 4K workflows.”

In April 2017, ES Broadcast Hire became the first broadcast hire company in Europe to offer the full line-up of Canon UHD broadcast lenses after its purchase of multiple Canon UHD DIGISUPER 27 (UJ27x6.5B) lenses.



Tags: Canon | ES Broadcast | ES Broadcast Hire
Submitted by Kayla Millhouse (Red)
View author's directory page

Related Interviews
  • Canon on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

    Canon on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

  • Den Lennie considers what kit and cameras to buy for 2015

    Den Lennie considers what kit and cameras to buy for 2015

  • Lens Adaptor at BVE 2013

    Lens Adaptor at BVE 2013

  • AJA at BVE 2013

    AJA at BVE 2013

  • Hireacamera at BVE North 2012

    Hireacamera at BVE North 2012

  • Featured Clip: Geoff Boyle comments on NAB 2012

    Featured Clip: Geoff Boyle comments on NAB 2012

  • Tiffen at NAB 2012

    Tiffen at NAB 2012

  • Jonathan Harrison at BVE North 2011

    Jonathan Harrison at BVE North 2011

  • MTF at IBC2011

    MTF at IBC2011


Related Shows
  • Day 1 of BroadcastShow at IBC

    Day 1 of BroadcastShow at IBC


Related Articles
  • State of the Nation - November 2018

    State of the Nation - November 2018

  • Canon C200: Tried and Tested

    Canon C200: Tried and Tested

  • Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Review

    Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Review

  • Insiders View - A few Days in the Desert

    Insiders View - A few Days in the Desert

  • IBC - how was it you

    IBC - how was it you

  • Canon C300 MkII Reviewed

    Canon C300 MkII Reviewed

  • Our Time At NAB 2016

    Our Time At NAB 2016

  • NAB Review

    NAB Review

  • The Search For The Coastal Wolf

    The Search For The Coastal Wolf

  • The work of five viewers with no transcoders

    The work of five viewers with no transcoders

  • Which camera is right for you?

    Which camera is right for you?

  • Manipulate and Edit

    Manipulate and Edit

  • How I shoot those Amazing Spaces

    How I shoot those Amazing Spaces

  • 6

    6

  • Making 4K mainstream in 2014

    Making 4K mainstream in 2014

  • The BroadcastShow Tour: a visitors view

    The BroadcastShow Tour: a visitors view

  • Will Strauss looks at 6 reasons why 4k is so special

    Will Strauss looks at 6 reasons why 4k is so special

  • Location: Seychelles with the Canon C300PL

    Location: Seychelles with the Canon C300PL

  • Do you have firmware deficiency syndrome?

    Do you have firmware deficiency syndrome?

  • TV-Bay takes BroadcastShow on tour!

    TV-Bay takes BroadcastShow on tour!

  • NAB is for soothsayers, trendsetters and people with roadmaps

    NAB is for soothsayers, trendsetters and people with roadmaps

  • Sony cameras and Canon EF Lenses being used to great effect

    Sony cameras and Canon EF Lenses being used to great effect

  • Twas the issue before Christmas;

    Twas the issue before Christmas;

  • 4k The New Gunslinger in Town

    4k The New Gunslinger in Town

  • Camera innovations from IBC

    Camera innovations from IBC

  • Zoom lenses and minicams

    Zoom lenses and minicams

  • 4KTV  The next bigger thing?

    4KTV The next bigger thing?

  • BVE 2012 in no particular order.......

    BVE 2012 in no particular order.......

  • Canon C300 Review

    Canon C300 Review

  • Eye-to-eye: 2011 highlights

    Eye-to-eye: 2011 highlights

  • Panasonic AF101 review

    Panasonic AF101 review

  • A day in the life of a Royals videographer

    A day in the life of a Royals videographer

  • Jamies 30 minute meals are served up

    Jamies 30 minute meals are served up

  • Production Spotlight

    Production Spotlight

  • tv-bay IBC2010 double takes

    tv-bay IBC2010 double takes

  • Television camera lenses

    Television camera lenses

  • Underwater DSLR Video Capture

    Underwater DSLR Video Capture

  • Eye to Eye: Sports Production

    Eye to Eye: Sports Production

  • A year on the net AIL

    A year on the net AIL

  • Im a celebrity get me out of here

    Im a celebrity get me out of here

  • NAB 2009 report

    NAB 2009 report

  • Eye to Eye Video acquisition and production

    Eye to Eye Video acquisition and production

  • Ask the Experts with True Lens Services

    Ask the Experts with True Lens Services


News
TSL Products Supports U.S. SMPTE Chapter Student Recruitment Program Posted: 07/11/2018
TSL Products Supports U.S. SMPTE Chapter  Student Recruitment Program

TSL Products is joining the initiative to inspire young professionals to consider broadcast engineering as an exciting career opportunity. In conjunction with Washington D.C.’s SMPTE chapter of media and broadcast engineers, TSL Products will join other industry leaders at “Media Forward,” an event held on November 8 to address a large group of students in the United States capitol region about career development, technology areas of growth in the marketplace and to provide first-hand experiences and advice on how to spot and land career opportunities within the media and broadcast sectors.

Tags: TSL Products
Submitted by D. Pagan Communications
More from this author
CVP opens new Creative Experience in heart of London Posted: 07/11/2018
CVP opens new Creative Experience in heart of London

CVP, theleading broadcast and professional video solutions provider in the United Kingdom and Europe,is excited to announce the opening of a unique showroom in Newman Street, London. The Fitzrovia townhouse offers five floors of production equipment from leading manufacturers, including ARRI, RED,Sony, Canon, Zeiss, Panasonic, Blackmagic and many more, presenting an experience that enables visitors to identify a technical solution that will deliver on their creative vision.

Tags: CVP | Europe | Kit | Equipment
Submitted by Bubble Agency
More from this author
EditShare Media Solutions Power New LG U+ Entertainment Offering Posted: 07/11/2018
EditShare Media Solutions Power New LG U+ Entertainment Offering and ldquo;The Show and rdquo;
EditShare a technology leader in intelligent scale-out storage, AQC and media management solutions, announced today that the South Korean based global electronics telco and IPTV powerhouse LG U+ has selected EditShare solutions to produce and distribute the highly popular SBS Medianet music program, “The Show”, to its valued subscribers. The advanced EditShare architecture is designed to support the unique LG U+ “omni-view” experience, offering LG U+ subscribers new camera angles not available on traditional TV or OTT viewing options. The cutting-edge media infrastructure features EditShare’s flagship XStream EFS 450 high-availability, scale-out shared storage solution with integrated Flow media asset management as the core platform. EditShare’s new award-winning AQC solution, QScan, facilitates automated quality checks on all content. In addition, eight EditShare Geevs servers, offering up to 32 channels of HD video, manage the coordinated ingest and playout of content. The connected EditShare workflow allows fans of “The Show” to select any of the 16 synchronised live camera streams for a unique viewing experience.
Tags: editshare | editshare qscan | qscan | xstream | editshare xstream | LG U+ | The Show
Submitted by Zazil Media Group
More from this author
TVS Cable Deploys DOCSIS 3.1 Broadband Offering with Harmonics CableOS Virtualized Cable Access Solution Posted: 06/11/2018
TVS Cable Deploys DOCSIS 3.1 Broadband Offering with Harmonics CableOS and trade; Virtualized Cable Access Solution
Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced that TVS Cable, a leading regional cable operator headquartered in Kentucky, has deployed Harmonic's CableOS™ virtualized cable access solution for new DOCSIS 3.1 broadband services. The industry's first software-based Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS), Harmonic's CableOS solution enables TVS Cable to provide gigabit internet speeds while overcoming space, power and legacy-hardware complexity constraints.
Tags: TVS Cable | DOCSIS 3.1 | Broadband | Offering | Harmonic | CableOS | Virtualized Cable Access Solution
Submitted by 202 Communications
More from this author
MX1 Joins DPP and Will Bring Media Expertise to Technology Leaders Briefing 2018 Posted: 06/11/2018
MX1 Joins DPP and Will Bring Media Expertise to Technology Leaders Briefing 2018
MX1, a global solution provider of media services, announced today that it has joined the Digital Production Partnership (DPP) business change network and will participate in the DPP Technology Leaders' Briefing 2018, taking place Nov. 6 in London. Through its attendance, MX1 will add its unique insights to an event that seeks to provide a diverse and influential range of broadcasters, content owners, and service providers with the most technologically and commercially relevant snapshot of where the industry is heading in the coming months.
Tags: MX1 | DPP | Media Expertise | Technology Leaders Briefing 2018 | London
Submitted by Merav Cunningham
More from this author
Media Links Addresses IP Video Routing, 4K UHD Transport, Remote Production at InterBee 2018 Posted: 06/11/2018
Media Links Addresses IP Video Routing,  4K UHD Transport, Remote Production at InterBee 2018
New IP Media Transmission Solutions Create a Seamless Network Infrastructure for Broadcast Content Delivery across LAN & WAN Networks
Tags: Media Links | MDP3040 | MDP 3020 | MD8000 | ProMD EMS | 100G Switching | KITPLUS | KITPLUS
Submitted by Media Links
More from this author
RTW to Present Speech Intelligibility Technology at Tonmeistertagung 2018 Posted: 06/11/2018
RTW to Present Speech Intelligibility Technology at Tonmeistertagung 2018
RTW, a leading vendor of visual audio meters and monitoring devices for professional broadcast, production, post production and quality control, will showcase its new speech intelligibility technology as well as its new Version 7 software for its TouchMonitor series at Tonmeistertagung 2018 (Stand 1-03).
Tags: Dpagan Communications | RTW
Submitted by D. Pagan Communications
More from this author
National Film and Television School Achieves Consistent Mix Levels with NUGEN Audios Loudness Toolkit Posted: 06/11/2018
National Film and Television School Achieves Consistent Mix Levels with NUGEN Audios Loudness Toolkit
The acclaimed National Film and Television School (NFTS) has trained some of the most successful creative minds in the industry today. One of the world's leading film, TV and game sound design schools, NFTS provides industry leading, practical tuition across its postgraduate courses including sound design and composing. The NFTS emphasizes story telling while using real-world production facilities. NFTS relies on NUGEN Audio's Loudness Toolkit (VisLM, ISL and LM-Correct) to help educate students to have an organic relationship with sound and deliver mixes in compliance with today's various output formats.
Tags: DPAGAN Communcations | NUGEN
Submitted by D. Pagan Communications
More from this author
VITEC Exhibits Award-Winning Sports IPTV and amp; Digital Signage Platform at Soccerex USA 2018 Posted: 06/11/2018
VITEC Exhibits Award-Winning Sports IPTV and amp; Digital Signage Platform at Soccerex USA 2018
VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced it will showcase its award-winning EZ TV IPTV & Digital Signage Solution for Sports Venues at Soccerex USA 2018, Nov. 15-16 at Marlins Park in Miami. The easy-to-deploy solution simplifies management of game-day IPTV, digital signage, and video wall content, delivering captivating, high-quality video streams (up to 4K) that not only engage fans without adding engineering overhead, but also generate untapped revenue opportunities.
Tags: VITEC | Award-Winning | Sports IPTV & Digital Signage Platform | Soccerex USA 2018
Submitted by InGear PR
More from this author
Magewell Announces Feature-Packed, Plug-and-Play 4K SDI-to-NDI(r) Converter Posted: 06/11/2018
Magewell Announces Feature-Packed, Plug-and-Play 4K SDI-to-NDI(r) Converter

Magewell today introduced the second member in its Pro Convert family of standalone hardware devices for bringing traditional video signals into live, IP-based broadcast and AV infrastructures using NewTek's royalty-free NDI(r) technology. The new Pro Convert SDI 4K Plus encoder converts SDI input signals up to 4K Ultra HD into full-bandwidth NDI streams with extremely low latency, enabling users to effortlessly connect SDI-equipped sources to NDI-enabled media networks, devices and applications.

Tags: NDI | converter | live | magewell | newtek | hardware | software | convert | conversion | IP | network | encoder | broadcast | professional AV | 4K | Ultra HD | UHD | UltraHD | SDI
Submitted by Write Turn Communications
More from this author
PRO TV Romania extends Calrec relationship acquiring two Artemis consoles Posted: 06/11/2018
PRO TV Romania extends Calrec relationship acquiring two Artemis consoles
PRO TV, the leading TV station in Romania, has strengthened its collaboration with Calrec following its latest acquisition of two Artemis Light audio consoles. The new consoles are an upgrade from Calrec’s Sigma and Omega legacy desks. This equipment will be used both for PRO TV’s daytime show productions as well as for sport transmissions.
Tags: Audio; audio consoles; audio routing;
Submitted by Jump PR
More from this author
Harmonic Brings New Efficiencies to Broadcast and OTT Service Delivery at Inter BEE 2018 Posted: 05/11/2018
Harmonic Brings New Efficiencies to Broadcast and OTT Service Delivery at Inter BEE 2018
Whether service providers are delivering traditional broadcast or video streaming offerings, they need to be more nimble, improve video quality and increase monetization. At Inter BEE 2018, Harmonic will demonstrate how its software-based approach for media processing, playout and delivery can be deployed in cloud and on-premises environments to increase agility and operational efficiencies, while driving superior-quality user experiences across all screens.
Tags: Harmonic | Broadcast | OTT | Service Delivery | Inter BEE 2018
Submitted by 202 Communications
More from this author
National TeleConsultants Joins AIMS to Support StandardsBased IP Media Networks Posted: 05/11/2018
National TeleConsultants Joins AIMS to Support StandardsBased IP Media Networks
National TeleConsultants (NTC) announced that it has joined the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS), a nonprofit industry group working to foster the adoption of open standards for moving from SDI- to IP-based media networks.
Tags: National TeleConsultants | AIMS | StandardsBased IP Media Networks | Alliance for IP Media Solutions | NTC
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
Bridge Technologies VB440 Probe Enthusiastically Received Posted: 05/11/2018
Bridge Technologies VB440 Probe Enthusiastically Received

Bridge Technologies has announced that its VB440 probe is being widely deployed by customers around the world, with numerous broadcasters expressing their enthusiasm for its unique capabilities that help them ensure optimum deliver of content from source to destination.

Tags: BridgeTechnologies | VB440 | 4K | Analytics | monitoring | packets | behaviour | production
Submitted by XPresso Communications
More from this author
IPV at WFX 2018 - how worship facilities can use media asset management to create better video Posted: 05/11/2018
IPV at WFX 2018 - how worship facilities can use media asset management to create better video

For the first time, media asset management specialist IPV will be bringing its Curator platform to visitors of WFX, the largest dedicated church conference and expo in the United States. At the show, IPV will demonstrate to visitors how production teams within churches and houses of worship can use media management workflows to secure their media assets, improve efficiency and create better video content for their followers.

Tags: IPV | Houses of Worship | WFX
Submitted by Red
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 > >>