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NAB 2019: JVC Professional Video Delivers Most Resilient Video Transport Over The Internet

WAYNE, NJ (April 8, 2019) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, has continued to develop its CONNECTED CAM family of products to create the most resilient video transport over the internet. CONNECTED CAM was launched last year with the GY-HC900, a 2/3-inch HD broadcast camcorder available in ENG and studio configurations. This year, the new 500 ...

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NAB 2019: New JVC Hardware Encoder Delivers Real-Time HEVC Compression for Bandwidth Savings

WAYNE, NJ (April 4, 2019) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced the ProHD BR-EN900 encoder designed for studio and remote production, ENG, live streaming from sports venues, and point-to-point HD video contribution. Powered by an all-hardware compression chip, the portable BR-EN900 provides broadcast-quality HEVC (H.265) encoding up to 1080p60 with 10-bit 4:2:2 sampling.   ...

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NAB 2019: JVC Showcases 500 Series of Handheld 4K CONNECTED CAM Cameras

WAYNE, NJ (April 3, 2019) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, has expanded its CONNECTED CAM product line with the 500 Series of streaming handheld camcorders, which are designed to optimize both image processing and IP performance. Introduced in late 2018, the three compact 4K cameras – the GY‑HC500 base model, GY‑HC550 with advanced streaming and ...

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JVC Loyalty-Royalty Program Offers Discount for New ProHD, CONNECTED CAM Purchases

WAYNE, NJ (Feb. 18, 2019) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced the return of its Loyalty-Royalty program, which provides a $1,000 discount to current owners of select ProHD camcorders for each new GY-HC900 CONNECTED CAM or GY-HM890 ProHD camcorder purchased by March 31, 2019.   The Loyalty-Royalty program is not a trade-in program. In ...

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Stringr Appoints Drew Berkowitz as Senior Vice President of Sales

New York, NY – Stringr, the premier platform for on-demand, immediate access to over 70k amateur and professional videographers, today announced the appointment of Drew Berkowitz to its leadership team as Senior Vice President of Sales. This newly created position signals Stringr’s growth in the media landscape and the company’s desire to address increasing demand for its product across content ...

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South Carolina Cable Channel CN2 Shoots Live Field Reports with JVC ProHD Portable Bridge

WAYNE, NJ (Nov. 15, 2018) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced CN2, an independent cable TV station in Rock Hill, S.C., purchased a ProHD Portable Bridge bonded LTE hotspot in August to provide live news updates for its daily newscast and website. David Bain, technical manager, said the Bridge and a new BR-DE900 ProHD ...

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JVC Expands CONNECTED CAM Lineup with New 500 Series of Handheld Cameras

WAYNE, NJ (Oct. 9, 2018) – Following the successful launch of the GY-HC900 2/3-inch broadcast camcorder at the 2018 NAB Show, JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, has expanded its CONNECTED CAM product line to include the new 500 Series of streaming handheld camcorders. The three new cameras – the GY HC500 base model, GY HC550 with ...

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Raycom Media Improves News Efficiency with JVC Cameras

  WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Raycom Media, one of the largest privately owned media companies in the United States, has more than 260 GY-HM660 ProHD mobile news cameras in use throughout its local news operations. With built-in IP capabilities, the cameras have improved workflow efficiencies for multimedia journalists (MMJs) in ...

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JVC Showcases CONNECTED CAM for Texas Broadcasters at TAB 2018

WAYNE, NJ (July 25, 2018) – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will demonstrate the new GY-HC900 CONNECTED CAM broadcast camcorder and other products at the Texas Association of Broadcasters 2018 convention and trade show on Aug. 2 at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin. Designed for high-end EFP, ENG, and studio applications, the new 2/3-inch camera ...

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TELEVISA IMPROVES LOCAL NEWS, INCREASES LIVE ENG REPORTS WITH JVC PROHD WIRELESS BRIDGE

JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Televisa, the largest mass media company in Hispanic America, has purchased 25 JVC ProHD Wireless Bridge bonded video-over-IP units to transmit live ENG field reports from 21 different markets throughout Mexico. The first unit was tested last year at XEFB in Monterrey; now, there are three Wireless Bridge units ...

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Solotech Relies on FUJINON Lenses for Large Concerts as Touring Division Expands

Wayne, N.J. – As its concert touring division continues to expand with its new DeKalb, Illinois facility, Montreal-based Solotech has come to rely on several FUJINON lenses to support large concert tours. The audio and video equipment rental, integration, and event technology provider counts the FUJINON XA99x8.4BESM ultra-wide field production lens, HA14x4.5BERM Premier super wide-angle ENG lens, HA18x7.6BERM Premier series standard ENG lens, and HA23x7.6BERM ...

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Presteigne Broadcast Hire invests more than £2M in 4K

Presteigne Broadcast Hire today announced that is has taken delivery of more than £2M in new broadcast technology from Sony, Canon, Blackmagic, Vinten and others to further strengthen its dry hire stock inventories with the latest technologies. As 4K/UHD continues to gain acceptance, Presteigne can meet the mounting number of requests for 4K camera and associated lenses with its investment ...

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Semi-Studios: Mobile Production Vehicles or Magical Mystery Machines?

You know you’ve seen’em – the super-large semis with full production studios inside them… And although they come in standard van sizes (that your local affiliates have), I’m talking about the ones you could practically live in – with all the bells and whistles that even some of the smaller studios and post-production houses just don’t have!  These are the ...

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WSU-TV Crosses the Finish Line With Comrex LiveShot

Comrex LiveShot at Herm Wilson Invitational

By Jeffrey Franck   WSU-TV is Wichita State University’s full-service video production team. It’s our job to cover events for on-campus  organizations – we do everything from script planning to post-production. This February, the WSU athletics department asked us to cover the Herm Wilson Invitational, a two-day track meet held at Wichita State University. High school and college teams from ...

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Bronco Lighting Begins New Year with Platinum Blondes

Photon Beard recently delivered a pair of the new Platinum Blonde 1,200 Watt HMI lights to Bronco Lighting in Los Angeles. The lights were sold through Maccam, a Photon Beard Reseller based in Van Nuys, after consultation on the best choice. The Platinum Blonde offers a unique combination of light weight, small size and massive light output that can be run off a ...

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Aerial Cinematographers Rely on FUJINON-Equipped SHOTOVER Gyro Stabilized Camera Systems

  Wayne, N.J. – New Zealand-based company SHOTOVER prides itself on equipping its ultra-high performance stabilization camera systems for high velocity cinematography with top-of-the-line equipment. Designed for use in helicopters, ground vehicles and watercraft, the company’s F1 and K1 camera systems are made with an open architecture, giving operators a variety of camera and lens options. Many SHOTOVER customers rely primarily on the FUJINON lenses ...

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