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JVC Demonstrates New Prohd Camera with Built-In IFB, Plus Streaming and Fiber Options at Tab 2016

August 1, 2016

WAYNE, NJ (July 26, 2016) - JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will demonstrate its video-over-IP technologies, including the JVC Private MESH Video Network, and new studio fiber system at the Texas Association of Broadcasters 63rd Annual Convention Trade Show (Booth #56), which runs Aug. 10-11, 2016, at the Renaissance Austin Hotel in Austin. Texas. The company... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Mobile Streaming News Cameras support IFB functionality.

July 11, 2016

With v1.02 firmware, GY-HM660 ProHD camcorders offer users 2 IFB channels – one for camera operator and separate feed for talent. This lets news teams communicate with studio while streaming live HD reports from field. Other features include three 12-bit CMOS image sensors and daylight-viewable, 3.5 in. LCD. For streaming reliability, these cameras offer SMPTE 2022 or Zixi FEC,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Next Level Video Uses JVC GY-HM200SP Sports Production Streaming Camcorder to Improve Tournament Coverage

May 31, 2016

WAYNE, NJ (May 26, 2016) - JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Next Level Video, a Philadelphia-based sports video production company, is using two GY-HM200SP 4KCAM sports production streaming camcorders to produce high-quality game coverage of youth lacrosse and soccer for its clients. The new camcorders allow a single operator to shoot, insert... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

JM Associates Streams Live Bassmaster Classic Coverage with JVC Camcorders

February 15, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced JM Associates, a B.A.S.S. LLC-owned production company based in Little Rock, Ark., will offer live coverage of next month’s 2016 GEICO Bassmaster Classic fishing tournament using one GY-HM200 4KCAM and three JVC GY-HM850 ProHD camcorders in the field and a BR-800 ProHD Broadcaster powered by Zixi... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Services, Vision Systems

JVC Showcases New Sports Production Streaming Camcorder at CES 2016

January 12, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will demonstrate its new GY-HM200SP 4KCAM camcorder with embedded score panel graphics at CES 2016 (Booth N105), which runs Jan. 6-9 in Las Vegas, Nev. Designed to enhance single-camera HD sports coverage, the camera produces a real-time score overlay on recorded and streamed video output without the use of an... Read More

Optics & Photonics

HD 4K-Capable Camcorder enhances single-camera sports coverage.

December 18, 2015

Without using external CG and production switcher, GY-HM200SP 4KCAM camcorder produces real-time score overlay on recorded or streamed video output. Features include 1/2.3 in. BSI CMOS imager, integrated 12x zoom lens with optical image stabilizer, and 24x dynamic zoom in HD mode. In addition to recording 4K Ultra HD, 4:2:2 Full HD (50 Mbps), and SD footage, camcorder offers 70 Mbps mode... Read More

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Florida Highway Patrol Deploys 2,050 TASER X2 Smart Weapons

October 16, 2015

TASER Announces Numerous Weapons Orders SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., – TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple orders of its TASER® brand next generation Smart Weapons. These orders were received and shipped in the third quarter. Significant TASER Smart Weapon orders:  • Albany County Sheriff's Office (WY): 40 TASER® X26P™ Smart Weapons, TASER Assurance Plan (TAP)... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Services

JVC ProHD Firmware Upgrades Add Adaptive Bit Rate, RTMP Streaming Protocol

April 22, 2015

WAYNE, NJ — JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced firmware upgrades that include adaptive bit rate technology for more reliable streaming, support for Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP), which allows a direct connection to a number of content distribution networks (CDNs) for live streaming, and a high quality 12 Mbps mode. The new features included... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

JVC Demonstrates New 4KCAM Camcorders at NAB 2015

April 17, 2015

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will showcase its new 4KCAM product line at the 2015 NAB Show (Booth C4314), which runs April 13-16 in Las Vegas, Nev. The three new models – the GY-LS300 Super 35mm camcorder, GY-HM200 streaming camcorder, and GY-HM170 compact camcorder – accommodate a variety of workflows with the latest advancements in 4K... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

KTVX Reduces Costs for Live ENG Reports with JVC GY-HM890 PROHD Camcorders

March 17, 2015

WAYNE, NJ — JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced KTVX, the ABC affiliate in Salt Lake City (DMA #34), is using six JVC GY-HM890 ProHD shoulder-mount camcorders in conjunction with the JVC BR-800 ProHD Broadcaster server powered by Zixi to produce live ENG reports from the field. The station has been using the cameras since June, but began airing... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

JVC to Demonstrate GY-LS300 4KCAM Camera with Super 35 Sensor at 2015 Sundance Film Festival

January 20, 2015

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, will demonstrate the new GY-LS300 4KCAM Super 35mm camcorder for filmmakers attending the 2015 Sundance Film Festival at the New York Lounge in Park City, Utah, Jan. 23-26. Designed with cinematographers, documentarians, and photographers in mind, the GY-LS300 features a JVC 4K Super 35mm CMOS sensor and records 4K... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Hand-Held Camcorder delivers long-form recording.

September 18, 2014

Combining recording efficiency of XAVC-L codec and transfer speed of XQD memory cards, PXW-FS7 XDCAM Super 35 mm Camcorder is designed for long-form shooting and production applications. Unit can record in UHD (3,840 x 2,160) resolution, slow motion up to 60 fps, and Full HD (1,920 x 1,080) with 60/50 progressive frames. Dust- and moisture-resistant, native E-mount 35 mm full-frame... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

New JVC ProHD Broadcaster Server and GY-HM890 Cameras Help WDBJ7 Expand Live Eng Reports and Reduce Operational Costs

August 29, 2014

WAYNE, NJ – When the University of Virginia Cavaliers advanced to the College World Series in June, CBS affiliate WDBJ7, which serves the Roanoke-Lynchburg, Va., market (DMA #66), covered the team’s games at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb. For an assignment like this, the station would usually send one of its satellite trucks and an operator, along with a reporter. This time, however,... Read More

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ABS Installs Native HD Infrastructure for KHSL

July 9, 2014

SEATAC, WA – Professional video and audio systems integration firm Advanced Broadcast Solutions (ABS) today announced it designed and installed a new HD-SDI infrastructure with embedded audio for KHSL, the CBS affiliate serving the Chico-Redding, Calif. market (DMA #132). The native HD upgrade included new master control and production control rooms, plus new studio and ENG cameras, NLE... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Services

WDBJ7 Upgrades to Native HD ENG, Adds Live Streaming with New JVC ProHD Broadcaster Server, Gy-HM890 Cameras

April 15, 2014

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., today announced WDBJ7, the CBS affiliate for the Roanoke-Lynchburg, Va., market (DMA #66), has purchased 16 GY-HM890 ProHD shoulder-mount camcorders, which will replace an aging fleet of Panasonic SD camcorders and upgrade the station's ENG operations to native HD acquisition. The station has also purchased JVC's... Read More

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At NAB 2014, Sony Unites Products, Systems and Services to Give Content Creators New Ways to Express Themselves

April 15, 2014

Sony provides end-to-end 4K solutions for professional production and content creation applications LAS VEGAS - Sony NAB Booth# C1101 - At NAB 2014, Sony is highlighting new and enhanced professional A/V solutions that deliver the highest performance and most dynamic viewing experiences. Sony is showcasing its latest developments in 4K, including new technologies that address professionals'... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

KSNV Purchases JVC GY-HM890 PROHD Cameras to Allow Live HD Streaming for ENG Crews

April 14, 2014

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., today announced KSNV, the NBC affiliate in Las Vegas, Nev. (DMA #42), has ordered 16 GY-HM890 ProHD shoulder-mount camcorders for ENG use. According to Tony Somma, director of broadcast engineering and technology, the new camera’s ability to transmit live HD footage or allow FTP file transfer back to the... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

KATC Multimedia Journalists Transmit Live HD Reports with JVC GY-HM650 Mobile News Camera

April 7, 2014

WAYNE, NJ  – JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., today announced KATC, the ABC affiliate in Lafayette, La. (DMA #122), is using its GY-HM650 ProHD mobile news camera as part of a multimedia journalist (MMJ) kit to provide live HD reports from the field. Since it was purchased in late 2013, the camera has typically been coupled with a Verizon 4G LTE mobile... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Services, Vision Systems

Shoulder-Mount Camcorders offer HD streaming for live broadcast.

February 11, 2014

Along with interchangeable Fujinon 20x autofocus zoom lens, GY-HM890 and GY-HM850 ProHD shoulder-mount camcorders feature three 1/3 in., 2.07 effective megapixel CMOS sensors that capture full 1920x1080 images. Built-in streaming engine, as well as secure FTP and 4G LTE connectivity, allows real-time HD transmission directly from camera. Also included, Advanced Streaming Technology (AST)... Read More