Chase Oaks Church, in Plano, Texas, has upgraded its A/V equipment in order to improve its capabilities for live production and streaming of weekly worship services. Part of that upgrade includes four VariCam LT cameras, as well as two AU-EVA1 5.7K handheld cameras and two AW-UE150 4K pan/tilt/zoom cameras, which were installed in October, 2019.
Atomos’ Shogun 7 monitor-recorder was used with a Sony FX9 camera to shoot a new music video for the band Cornershop.
With a new 3G Fiber-optic camera base station that’s compatible with its line of Unicam HD system cameras, Ikegami is giving operators the ability to upgrade from HD to 4K at any time. There are also options for up conversion from HD to 4K and an ST-2110 MoIP Interface with its main output in HD or 4K.
As part of a new multi-year agreement, CBC/Radio-Canada (CBC) has selected Dejero as its primary field contribution solutions provider to support its HD ENG activities. As part of this agreement, Dejero will help with CBC’s transition to IP workflows. Canada’s national public broadcaster has used Dejero’s wireless transmission technology for over a decade.
Prudential Center, home to the NHL’s New Jersey Devils and NCAA’s Seton Hall Pirates men’s basketball team, has upgraded to Panasonic AK-HC5000 HD HDR studio/field camera systems for all in-game presentation on the arena’s large (almost four stories tall) center-hung LED scoreboards. The new HD cameras (shooting at 1080i/59.94) have been up and running since September and have significantly improved the picture quality on the video board.
At the 2020 NAB Show, JVC Professional Video will spotlight a new HEVC encoder for its Connected Cam series of camcorders. The plug-in H.265 module reduces file sizes and increases live streaming efficiency directly from the camera by 50 percent, according to the company.