San Francisco Bay Area "Lights, Camera, AV" Technology Showcase!
When: February 19, 2015
Where: Crowne Plaza Hotel - Foster City - Balboa Room
1221 Chess Drive Foster City, California 94404
Time: 10am - 4pm
It is our pleasure to invite you to VMI's "Lights, Camera, AV" Technology Showcase. This annual event is presented in conjunction with the leading manufacturers in our industry. Rapid advancements in technology require us to maintain a proactive approach as we strive to keep ourselves and our business partners informed. Come see the most advanced production tools available in the world of digital AV, meet the manufacturers that develop these technologies, and discuss with them your current and future needs.
Seminar Topics & Details:
10:30am AJA CION – Maximize Production, Minimize Post - CION is the new 4K/UltraHD and 2K/HD Production Camera From AJA; join Tery Williams for an in depth look at this light weight and ergonomic camera that offers film like image capture with a wealth of on-set and post production features.
11:30am Sony - PXW-FS7 XDCAM Super 35 Camera System,Fexible 4K Camera System - It features a Super 35mm size sensor that allows you to capture images with cinematic depth of field. The camera's E-mount is machined from stainless steel and allows you to use E-mount lenses or with the use of optional adapters to accept most 35mm lenses including PL, EF, Leica, and Nikon. The camera can capture footage to optional on board XQD media cards in either UHD at up to 60 FPS or HD at up to 180 FPS. This camera can capture 4K (4096 x 2160) images and send the signal out over its SDI or HDMI connectors.
12:30pm NAB Camera Preview – 3 New JVC models including the GY-LS300 Digital Cinema Camera!
JVC’s new GY-LS300 $4450 MSRP model is made to be one of the most affordable digital cinematography cameras that has an easy-to-use video camera form-factor, with built-in XLR audio inputs, ability to record up to 4:2:2 H.264 50Mbps HD, and up to 150Mbps 4K, onto affordable SD cards which is editable on Final Cut Pro, or Adobe Premiere. It has a Super35 sensor made by JVC, that can be used with a direct-mount MFT lens, or other lenses like EF and PL with adaptors. It even has Variable Scan Mapping options in the camera’s menu to maintain native angle of view for a variety of lenses including Super 35, MFT and Super 16. This is also one of the JVC cameras that has the ability to live stream video to a decoder or website, with as little as 2 second delay, and also be remotely viewed and shaded. Here are a couple of links:
JVC Professional Camera page (first three cameras are new): http://pro.jvc.com/prof/attributes/category.jsp?productId=PRO1.1.
JVC GY-LS300 Digital Cinema Camera: http://pro.jvc.com/prof/attributes/features.jsp?model_id=MDL102318
1:00pm Leightronix - When Top Notch Efficiency and Video Encoding Meet -Of course you want encoders that provide high quality H.264 HD/SD encoding for your broadcast and streaming workflows, but what about one encoder that could do the work of four and save money, a considerable amount of staff time, and rack mount space in the process? Encode for it all with the IncodeX Vier H.264 HD/SD Broadcast/Streaming 1RU encoder from LEIGHTRONIX that simultaneously delivers unsurpassed quality video/audio that’s optimized for live streaming and video-on-demand streaming, provides live point-to-point or point-to-multipoint video delivery when coupled with a broadcast quality decoder, as well as creates and automatically delivers first-class media files to any compatible broadcast video server for scheduled playback.
1:30pm Hitachi - SK-UHD4000- The world’s first practical 2/3-inch format, 4K UHD camera
HITACHI’s NEW SK-UHD4000 employs standard, 2/3-inch, bayonet-mount Broadcast Television Lenses which are well known as the standard in Studio and Outside Broadcast applications. The camera not only offers a pristine 4K image today but, also the best 2K, progressive images attainable with modern digital technology. It is a complete camera system that improves your current HDTV image while realizing your high-end productions in 4K.
2:00pm Da-Lite - Projection Screen Technology and Product Applications
2:30pm The Technology & Benefits of Laser Projectors
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