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12Stone Church Selects FOR-A HVS-100 Portable Video Switchers for Use at New Remote Campuses

Posted by on 07/31/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

FOR-A’s switchers are part of customized systems built for each of the house of worship’s four remote campuses Cypress, CA – With a desire to reach into its surrounding communities and provide meaningful worship to its rapidly growing congregation of over 30,000 parishioners, Georgia-based 12Stone Church® sought to transform five area schools into houses of worship on Sunday mornings. One location could adapt the school gymnasium’s system, but the remaining locations called for identical production systems. Long-time technology partner Technical Innovation’s Blue Hat Design developed a comprehensive, innovative, portable solution that provided a complete A/V/L set-up in under an hour. Key to the system’s overall design was a...

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TVU Networks to Showcase New IP Video Transmission Offerings at Texas’ TAB Show

Posted by on 07/29/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

TVU and Frontline Communications to Also Demonstrate Results of Mobile ENG Partnership MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live mobile IP newsgathering solutions, will demonstrate several of its offerings at the upcoming Texas Association of Broadcasters (TAB) convention at the Renaissance Austin Hotel August 5-6. TVU Networks will exhibit in booth #45 at the show. The company’s solutions will also be represented by partner company Frontline Communications. The mobile truck design and manufacturer will exhibit at TAB (Booths 122 and 123) with TVU’s MLink live video uplink transmitter operating in its Chevrolet Traverse Ka band mobile ENG vehicle. “TAB is one of the premiere regional U.S. broadcast...

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Zylight Offers ‘Summer Savings’ Rebate Program

Posted by on 07/29/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

LOS ANGELES – Zylight, a leading manufacturer of innovative LED lighting solutions, has announced its “Summer Savings” rebate program, which offers a $150 rebate on select lighting instruments purchased between Aug. 1 and Sept. 30, 2015. Qualifying lights include the F8-100 LED Fresnel tungsten (3200K) and daylight (5600K) models in black or white finish, F8-B LED Fresnel (UV) for black light applications, IS3 LED large panel light, and IS3c LED light kit with custom Chimera soft box. “Our Summer Savings promotion is a great opportunity to get the Zylight you’ve always wanted,” said Charlie Collias, Zylight senior vice president of world sales. “You can save money while you upgrade your lighting kit or studio grid with our...

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FOR-A to Showcase Video Switching & Signal Processing Technology at NYC Rental & Staging Roadshow

Posted by on 07/28/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

Cypress, CA – FOR-A America announces plans to exhibit its latest video switcher and signal processing technology at this week’s Rental & Staging Roadshow Tour event in New York City. Taking place at the Metropolitan Pavilion on July 29th, the event is presented by Rental & Staging Systems, and attracts professionals in the rental and staging industry to see the latest technology and learn about how to improve their business. A highlight of FOR-A’s booth will be its HVS-2000 video production switcher. The HVS-2000 offers a number of exclusive features, including MELite™, which allows a traditional AUX bus to transform into a functional Mix Effects with cuts, mix, wipes, keys, and DVE including full preview. Another...

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ArrowData and TVU Networks Partner to Deliver Drone-flying Service with Live Video Transmission

Posted by on 07/23/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

Special FAA Exemption for AeroJournalism Combined with Cellular Mobile Uplink is a Game Changer for Electronic Newsgathering LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – ArrowData, an aerial data services company that specializes in the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV’s – or drones) for electronic newsgathering (AeroJournalism), and TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live mobile IP newsgathering solutions, today announced the launch of a UAV service that provides news broadcasters with the ability to transmit unique live aerial views from ArrowData’s drones in full HD with sub-second latency using TVU’s portable cellular transmitters. ArrowData has received a special waiver from the FAA to operate drones for electronic newsgathering or...

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FUJINON 4K Ultra HD Series Now Being Delivered

Posted by on 07/23/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

Wayne, N.J. – Introduced in April during the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) convention in April, the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM North America Corporation has announced that the first two lenses in its 4K Ultra HD Series for sports and entertainment applications are available for delivery. The UA22x8 is the first portable zoom lens in the series, and the new UA80X9 is the first field lens. “Since their debut at NAB, these lenses have gotten a lot of attention because of their 2/3-inch design, extended focal length and 4K optical performance,” said Thom Calabro, director of Marketing and Product Development for the Optical Division of FUJIFILM. “From long-form programming DPs to sports and news camera operators,...

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LCBC Creates Vivid, Live Video Experience in Satellite Campuses with FUJINON 2/3-Inch HD Lenses

Posted by on 07/16/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

Wayne, N.J. – Manheim, PA-based church, Lives Changed by Christ (LCBC), a house of worship that delivers high-definition live video of services from its broadcast campus to multiple locations throughout central Pennsylvania, recently upgraded its video imaging capabilities with the acquisition of two FUJINON XA55x9.5BESM 2/3-inch studio/field zoom and one XA22x7BES compact studio lens from the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM North America Corporation. The new lenses are used on Ikegami HDK-95C cameras within the broadcast campus’ auditorium to capture weekend gatherings that are sent live to satellite campuses. “While our broadcast campus is our largest campus, more than half of our attendees call a video venue campus their...

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JVC Unveils Six New ProHD LCD Monitors for Studio, Field Use

Posted by on 07/16/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

WAYNE, NJ - JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced six new ProHD LCD monitors for field and studio use, including a dual nine-inch rack display. Integrated with a wide range of professional functions, the new DT-X92 monitors will replace corresponding DT-X91 models in the JVC ProHD monitor lineup. The DT-X92HX2 features two nine-inch IPS LCD panels with embedded audio meter, scale markers, SDI time code, and customer editable video title display. Both monitors deliver 1920×1200 resolution, 800:1 contrast, and 170-degree viewing angle. Ideal for studio or field pack use, it offers 3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, and CVBS inputs, plus user defined function keys and GPI control. Other features include zebra...

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ASG Talks Asset Management at Upcoming Portland Technology Trending Happy Hour

Posted by on 07/16/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

EMERYVILLE, CALIF. – Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a leading video, data, audio and film integration firm, will host a free Technology Trending Happy Hour on Thursday, July 23, at Rock Bottom Brewery in Portland, Ore. Sponsored by Empress Media Asset Management and Quantum Corporation, the informal social begins at 5 p.m. with an hour of networking, followed by two short presentations starting at 6 p.m. Free drinks and appetizers will be provided, and one attendee will win a 3 TB portable drive. “Asset management continues to be a challenge for video professionals. It’s a confusing part of file-based workflows because there are so many different approaches available,” said Dave Van Hoy, president, Advanced Systems Group. “Next...

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FOR-A Hosting Open House Today in Miami

Posted by on 07/15/2015 in Client News, Press Release | Comments Off

Cypress, CA – FOR-A Corporation of America is holding an Open House today in Miami. Taking place at the Homewood Suite at 5500 Blue Lagoon Drive, the Open House will be held tonight from noon until 7:00pm. FOR-A will display a variety of its video production equipment, and invites all production professionals to attend the free event. FOR-A will showcase how its wide variety of professional equipment integrates for seamless video production. Among the technology that FOR-A will showcase includes the HVS-2000 video switcher – the newest unit in FOR-A’s successful line of HANABI switchers. With a design that incorporated significant customer feedback, the HVS-2000 is suited to a variety of applications, can be used for SD, HD, 3G...

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