A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Shotoku Broadcast Systems IBC 2011 Preview

shotoku-small.jpg

Staines, UK • — Shotoku Broadcast Systems, a well-established leader in camera support and virtual reality tracking will return to the IBC exhibition with enhanced and new manual and robotic solutions. Manual highlights will include a new 2-stage pneumatic pedestal and perfect counter-balance pan & tilt head. On the robotic side, enhancements that further ease-of-use and please the most budget conscious will be demonstrated. All the latest releases will be at show in Hall 11, Stand G30.

MANUAL CAMERA SUPPORT
NEW TP200 2-Stage Pneumatic Pedestal
Shotoku’s newly developed TP200 2-stage pneumatic pedestal has a maximum payload of over 80kg (177 lbs.) and supports a wide-range of camera configurations. Its innovatively designed column and base offers maximum stability and great operational flexibility. One-step foot brake and single-action cable guard enables precise movements and control at all times for fast and easy positioning.

NEW SX300 perfect counter-balance Pan & Tilt Head
The SX300 perfect counter-balance pan & tilt head, designed to support portable cameras with viewfinders and prompters, has a maximum payload of 38kg (83.8 lbs.). Its robust structure and wide-range of precise balance mechanisms supports a versatile variety of camera configurations. The SX300′s mount can be either flat base or 150mm ball.

ROBOTIC CAMERA CONTROL
TR-T touch control system
The TR-T Control system leads the way for intuitive camera control, with the addition of HD/SDI support and an advanced 16:9 acoustic-pulse touch screen. The well-known advanced features of the TR-T system remain, with the added benefit of clearer thumbnail images and live video preview in true 16:9 format.

TRP-100 Robotic Pedestal
Shotoku’s latest compact and powerful TRP-100 will be on show demonstrating the ease of operation and accurate performance of this advanced robotic pedestal. TRP-100 is Ideal for all studio applications, including news, sports, and current affairs. Key features include precise navigation with Shotoku’s proven VR tracking technology, full manual override with air-balanced height, and three-level safety systems.

Orchestra Legislative & Conference Automation System
A complete Parliamentary TV remote camera system will be demonstrated showcasing the latest release of Shotoku’s Orchestra Camera Management System (CMS). Supporting 16 cameras and live video touch screen operation, the Orchestra system makes televising even the largest parliamentary debates simple and cost effective.

In addition to the Robotic camera systems a range of VR tracking and manual camera support systems will be on show and available for hands-on demonstration.

About Shotoku Broadcast Systems
Shotoku Broadcast Systems is an international leader in the manufacture and marketing of a full range of camera support products with emphasis on manual and robotic pedestals and pan/tilt heads for the television broadcast industry. The Company also provides robotic camera systems capable of interfacing with third-party equipment. Established as an engineering design firm specializing in advanced mechanics and electronic control systems, Shotoku maintains headquarters in Japan with offices in Staines, UK and Torrance, CA. The Company’s robotic camera systems are designed, developed and manufactured in Staines, UK. For further information: www.Shotoku.tv

# # #

Shotoku contact: James Eddershaw
+44 (0) 1784 224650 / info@shotoku.co.uk

Press contact: Desert Moon Communications / Harriet Diener
+1-845-512-8283 / Harriet@DesertMoonComm.com

SMPTE 2014 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition Marks Greatest Attendance in Past Decade
SHURE WIRELESS SYSTEMS SPARK SUCCESS AT 2014 CMA AWARDS
SSL Matrix and Sigma Deliver EDM Heat For Las Vegas Studios
HARMAN’s BSS Audio Provides Networking for Italy’s MiCo – Milano Congressi Convention Center
New H.264 Streaming Media Processor with FlexOS Now Shipping
HARMAN’s Martin Professional Introduces New LED Video Solutions For Dynamic Designs and Exterior Installations
Catalyst AV Distribution Network Member HCA Distributing Opens Salt Lake City Branch
Clay Paky Sharpy Fixtures Help Deliver Powerful Message For “Stand Up to Cancer” Blockbuster Special
Powersoft Captures Nuance and Detail of The Earth Harp and Other Artistic Performances at Pennsylvania’s Mercyhurst University
HARMAN’s Martin Professional Launches MAC Aura XB™ Wash Light, M-Touch™ Lighting Console, and RUSH Gobo Projector 1™ at LDI 2014

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

August 2011
M T W T F S S
« Jul   Sep »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication