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TURNING POINT UPGRADES TO HD WITH FUJINON LENSES

WAYNE, NJ, September 29, 2009 –Turning Point in Lakeside, Calif., which produces religious programs that are seen across the country on a variety of networks, upgraded to HD when it rolled out a new 45-foot expanding side mobile production unit in January. An integral component of the HD upgrade is a complement of new Fujinon lenses, which are used for coverage of church services at Shadow Mountain Community Church in El Cajon, Calif., Turning Point events across the United States, and ENG work. more

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ADVANCED BROADCAST SOLUTIONS JOINS EXPERIENCE CHURCH.TV TO PRODUCE FALL EDITION OF AVL EXPO

Second Event This Year Illustrates Need for AV Education within Worship Community

SEATAC, WA, September 29, 2009 – Premier systems integration firm Advanced Broadcast Solutions (ABS), in collaboration with Experience Church.tv®, will produce the next Audio, Visual, Lighting Conference and Expo (AVL Expo) on Nov. 6-7, 2009, at Experience Church in Puyallup, Wash. Representatives from more than 100 churches attended the inaugural AVL Expo last March, and an even larger crowd is expected for the second event. more

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Technomad Celebrates Decade of Continuous Operation at DevonWood Equestrian Centre

Horse show facility standardizes on Technomad loudspeakers for high-quality audio, adds fill speakers as zoned distribution system expands

Sep 29, 2009 – BOSTON – Technomad LLC, a leader in weatherproof loudspeakers and audio systems since 1995, announces that DevonWood Equestrian Centre, among the premier horse show facilities in the United States, has surpassed the ten-year mark of trouble-free, continuous outdoor event audio with Technomad loudspeakers. more

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Immanuel Baptist Church Chooses Broadcast Pix to Answer a Variety of Production Prayers

(Billerica, Massachusetts) September 22, 2009. Immanuel Baptist Church in Lexington, KY., broadcasts its Sunday service to thousands of households live on WLEX-TV, the local NBC affiliate. In June, the church installed a Broadcast Pix™ Slate™ 5000 integrated production system to ensure the program looks as polished as possible.

As director of I-Tech ministries at the church, David Probus oversees broadcast, audio, video and lighting for the Immanuel campus, and serves as executive producer of the live television broadcast. He said the church purchased the Slate 5000 in a bit of an emergency situation. One Sunday, the old analog switcher they had been using for the past 15 years locked up on them – while they were on the air.

Probus had been creating a very expensive proposal to upgrade the facility’s video equipment in phases. “It was a messy situation and it more

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NEW FEATURE FOR JVC GY-HM700 CAMCORDER ALLOWS RECORDING OF .MP4 FILES TO SDHC CARDS

WAYNE, NJ (September 22, 2009) – JVC Professional Products, division of JVC U.S.A., has announced a new feature of the GY-HM700 ProHD camcorder that brings further benefits to customers in their choice of workflow. As with the smaller GY-HM100 camcorder, .MP4 files can now be recorded onto the SDHC card along with .MOV files when the SxS adapter is not attached, providing great flexibility for shooting and offering a unique dual media concept. JVC has also added a more powerful built-in DNR to the GY-HM700, which produces higher picture quality.

In combination with the optional SxS adaptor KA-MR100, the GY-HM700 provides the unique properties of dual media recording capability and a choice of industry-leading file formats on both inexpensive and high performance media. With the KA-MR100 media recorder docked, it is possible to record Sony XDCAM EX compatible .MP4 files onto high-speed SxS memory cards, while simultaneously more

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CANBY SCHOOL DISTRICT LAUNCHES IP-BASED VIDEO SURVEILLANCE WITH JVC V.NETWORKS CAMERAS, NETWORK VIDEO RECORDERS

WAYNE, NJ (September 22, 2009) – JVC Professional Products, division of JVC U.S.A., announced today that Oregon’s Canby School District, a public school district that supports approximately 5,000 K-12 students and is located about 20 miles south of Portland, has installed an IP-based video surveillance network to monitor its facilities. The network supports almost 50 JVC V.Networks IP cameras—a mix of VN-C215V4U fixed mini-dome and VN-V26U brick-style models—as well as four powerful JVC VR-N1600U 16-channel network video recorders (NVRs).

At Canby High School, the district’s only public high school, 32 cameras have been installed for strategic monitoring of interior and exterior areas, including entrances, parking lots, hallways, and the cafeteria. The campus features five buildings, including centers for fine arts, physical education, and career development. The cameras are triggered by built-in motion detection and record onto two of the 16-channel VR-N1600U NVRs, which can record high-quality more

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NEP SUPERSHOOTERS ADDS FOR-A FVW-500HS VIDEO WRITERS TO HD PRODUCTION TRUCKS

FORT LEE, NJ – NEP Supershooters, part of Pittsburgh-based NEP Broadcasting, has purchased four (4) FOR-A FVW-500HS Video Writers for several of its HD production and support trailers. The FVW-500HS allows users to draw in real time over SD or HD video through a touch screen interface.

Glen Levine, vice president of mobile engineering, said the FOR-A Video Writer was chosen in April for its robust feature set and moderate price. “We were looking for a telestrator that could work in both HD and SD since we have a number of our customers still televising in SD,? he explained. “This unit switches formats easily with no need for extra aspect ratio converters – it is user friendly.?

NEP’s production trailers cover more than 100 golf events annually for clients including the Golf Channel and ERT (ESPN Regional). Golf Channel’s main support units ST-19, ST-10 and ST-11 are currently more

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LEVA To Host Public Video Surveillance Panel During Annual Training Conference

UK CCTV Expert Deputy Chief Constable Graeme Gerrard to Deliver Keynote Address

(MIDLOTHIAN, TEX.) – The Law Enforcement and Emergency Services Video Association (LEVA) will host a national-level policy discussion on the expansion of public video surveillance during its 20th Anniversary Training Conference in November. The program will include a keynote address from Deputy Chief Constable Graeme Gerrard of Cheshire Constabulary, who is considered the U.K.’s leading police authority on CCTV.

LEVA’s 20th Anniversary Training Conference will be held in Nov. 18-20 in Forth Worth, Tex., at the Fort Worth Hilton. “Public Video Surveillance: CCTV Policy and Operations for Public Safety? will be an all-day event on Nov. 18. In addition, the exhibit hall will be open Nov. 18-19, and pre-conference workshops run Nov. 15-17.

In the last few years, the threat of terrorism has outweighed privacy concerns in the United States. As a result, an unprecedented more

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Broadcast Pix Brings Versatility to LeSEA Productions Denver


Slate 1000 System Improves Studio, Remote Productions for KWHD and KWHS

(Billerica, Massachusetts)- Whether it’s a shoot on location or in the studio, a small truck serves as the control room for LeSEA Productions Denver, a production facility that provides video services for KWHD in Denver and KWHS in Colorado Springs. The compact control room is built around a Broadcast Pix™ Slate™ 1000 integrated production system.

LeSEA Productions Denver produces several programs including Heavenly Sent, which profiles gospel music artists. The program is broadcast internationally on The Word Network, which is available to 60 million homes in the United States and more than 200 countries. Last month, the production team brought its production truck to Olathe, Colo., to provide video support for the large video screens on site during the NightVision Music Festival. And in early August, the truck provided video support for one of the region’s largest more

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ADVANCED BROADCAST SOLUTIONS FORMS STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH FAIRLIGHT

SEATAC, WA – Premier systems integration firm Advanced Broadcast Solutions (ABS) recently entered into a strategic alliance with Fairlight AU Pty Ltd, a company providing workflow solutions to the television and film industries. To mark the occasion, ABS hosted a two-day, invitation-only event last month at Microsoft Studios and ABS headquarters to demonstrate Fairlight’s Xynergi Media Production Centre, a high-end audio post production tool for mixing audio and video in surround sound.

“ABS is thrilled to become one of Fairlight’s premier dealers in the Northwest and feel we can effectively increase the presence of Fairlight in this area,? said Mark Siegel, President of ABS. “We consider the technology of Xynergi highly superior to many other mixing systems – and since it interacts well with video, the system provides a smart solution for a variety of production facilities.?

Products from the Fairlight family include the Constellation, Xynergi, and Pyxis more

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