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The Universe XF camera base station supports new video over IP standards.

Grass Valley Releases XF Camera Base Station for Live IP April 26th 2017 - 09:30 PM

At the 2017 NAB Show Grass Valley introduced a new camera base station to support live IP operations. The XCU Universe UXF camera base station UXF cradle together support the AIMS roadmap and all IP video formats, including high-speed operation and high dynamic range (HDR), providing the flexibility broadcasters need for their current workflows, for burgeoning IP workflows, and beyond.

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The AP has experimented with 360-degree VR cameras for projects like “Seeking Home: Life inside the Calais migrant camp” news documentary.

The AP Looks To Next-Generation Technologies For Newsgathering April 17th 2017 - 01:50 PM

Global news organizations like The Associated Press (AP) are always trying to provide clients with up-close-and-personal images to help viewers better experience what’s happening on the ground. With the advent of live video streaming from a cellphone and highly immersive technologies like virtual reality, the electronic newsgathering (ENG) toolkit has grown larger and more complex in how it is used to convey a story.

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The Grass Valley LDX-C86 compact camera.

New LDX C82 & LDX C86N Compact High Frame Rate Cameras From Grass Valley April 14th 2017 - 12:00 PM

Grass Valley releases two new series of compact cameras. The LDX C82 series for HD production and the LDX C86N Series, a fully self-contained companion to Grass Valley’s native 4K system cameras, to meet a wide range of broadcasters’ camera needs. The new series join the recently upgraded LDX C86 Series to provide a fully comprehensive compact solution to the challenges broadcasters face in HD, 3G, 4K and beyond.

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Slomo.TV

​Slow Motion Replay from Panasonic and Slomo.TV April 7th 2017 - 04:00 PM

Slomo.tv will showcase the Super Slo-mo bundle, a so-called cost-effective slow motion replay system combining a video server with Panasonic’s AK-HC5000 4X SuperMotion camera.

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The Grass Valley LDX 82 series offers 15 stops dynamic range and 1080P operation.

Grass Valley Announces LDX 82 Series High-Performance HD Cameras April 3rd 2017 - 09:00 AM

New from Grass Valley is the LDX 82 series of HD cameras. Based on the Xensium-FT CMOS image sensor, the series includes four upgradable models from the entry level Flex for 720P or 1080i production up to the WorldCam for 1080P production in the challenging lighting conditions often found in sporting events.

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The GV Korona K-Frame switcher offers a choice between two new control surfaces, as well as a 1- or 2M/E version.

Grass Valley Takes a “Format-Flexible” Approach to Live Production at the 2017 NAB Show March 3rd 2017 - 01:00 PM

Grass Valley is exhibiting new cameras and a new production switcher line at the 2017 NAB Show that help content creators create, control and connect content wherever, however and whenever it is consumed.

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Hitachi Launches Z-HD5500 1080P Studio and EFP Camera February 20th 2017 - 12:00 PM

Hitachi Kokusai has announced the Z-HD5500 HDTV studio and field production camera. The new camera cost-effectively addresses the challenges of shooting in studios and venues with low-cost or varying-frequency LED lighting.

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Luxli Demonstrates its Viola Multi-Color Light at 2017 NAB Show May 12th 2017 - 09:00 AM

Luxli showed at NAB its Viola five-inch Multi-Color On-Camera LED Light, a fixture that can be controlled by iOS devices.

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Glidecam Announces Tru-Horizon Head May 11th 2017 - 11:00 AM

Glidecam has announced the Tru-Horizon camera head that allows movement from low to high and back again in a single fluid shot.

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Rotolight Introduces AEOS Location LED Light May 10th 2017 - 09:00 AM

Rotolight has announced the AEOS, a new bi-color, location LED light with an ultra-thin design weighing about three pounds and only .39 inches thick.

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BB&S Introduced Tiny LED Pipeline Lights at 2017 NAB Show May 9th 2017 - 04:00 PM

At the 2017 NAB show, BB&S Lighting introduced fit-anywhere, four and eight-inch long LED pipes to join the company’s Pipeline family of professional lighting.

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