Studio Camera Systems
Panasonic’s studio camera systems give you the freedom to capture live events in incredible detail. Delivering a highly cost-effective solution for 4K and HD live production, they are readily being used in a variety of different situations – for broadcast studios, live sport productions, live event capture, and for higher education, too.
Our comprehensive range of live system cameras provide options for 4K, 2K, High Frame Rate (HFR) and High Dynamic Range (HDR), and have been specifically designed to meet the varied needs and requirements of live production.
We also have a comprehensive selection of products that have been designed to sit within existing workflows and offer a level of familiarity to the end-user – from camera control units and remote operations panels, to viewfinders, and build-up units. Panasonic have also recently announced a new S35mm UHD/HD Studio Camera compatible with B4 2/3 lenses – the AK-UC4000, which will be launching in Spring of 2018. It boasts variable HDR and supports Media Over IP output.
UHD/4K Studio Cameras
The AK-UC3300, a 4K Studio Camera system equipped with a large S35mm MOS 4K sensor to deliver high quality video. Ideal for a variety of production applications, such as broadcast studio, live events and eSports.
The AK-UC4000 camera offers the high video quality that is only possible with a large sensor, along with a wide range of 4K acquisition with the latest functions such as HDR, BT.2020 and high-speed shooting*. The camera keeps up with diversifying systems with features such as 12G-SDI, TICO*2, over SDI (4K over 3G-SDI) output and MoIP**, making it suitable not only for studio production but for a wide range of operations such as sports and events.
The PLV100 carries on the legacy of VariCam with a cinematic look, Vlog and dual native ISO, and streamlines multicamera live shooting to deliver another purpose built studio cameras for easy Cine-live production
HD Studio Cameras
Designed for broadcasting, event and is equipped with a large sensor for high sensitivity and video quality. By combining with AK-HCU250PJ/PSJ/ HCU250EJ/ESJ Camera Control Unit (CCU) and the AK-HRP250GJ Remote Operation Panel (ROP), it is possible to construct a long-distance optical Fiber transmission studio camera system at low cost.
Studio Camera Systems in Action
Our studio camera systems have been used to capture some of the largest live events globally. One of the biggest club matches in world football, El Clasico, is broadcast in 170 countries, with an estimated audience of 600 million views. It was captured as a live 4K broadcast for the first time thanks to the AK-UC3000 live system camera.
In addition, Disney opted for three AK-UC3000 studio camera systems to capture their ‘Broadway Hits’ live from the Royal Albert Hall, London for a global audience. They were placed alongside the VariCam LT cinema camera and AW-UE70 4K PTZ camera, providing a true 4K delivery for transmission.