11.25.2008 09:19 AM
CTV acquires 51 Fujinon lenses as networkwide HD conversion begins

Canadian Television Network (CTV) has purchased an extensive complement of Fujinon HD lenses as part of a gradual networkwide upgrade to HD.

CTV broadcasts 30 channels of network and specialty feeds across Canada’s five time zones through 23 affiliate stations. The HD upgrade was launched first in CTV’s Toronto location.

CTV’s Toronto facility is equipped with more than 50 Fujinon HD lenses, including:

  • nine XA22x7ESM compact studio lenses designed for ENG-style cameras
  • three HA22x7.3ERD lenses
  • two ZA12x4.5ERM super wide-angle ENG/EFP with 2X range extender and DigiPower servo
  • one HA16x6.3ERD multiuse ENG-style lens
  • 36 ZA17x7.6BERM Select Series Standard ENG-style HD lenses

The studio lenses are mounted on Sony HDC 1400 HD studio cameras, and the ZA17x7.6 BERM ENG-Style lenses are mounted on Sony XD-Cam PDW 700 camcorders.

For more information, visit www.fujinonbroadcast.com.

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Thursday 10:05 AM
NAB Requests Expedited Review of Spectrum Auction Lawsuit
“Broadcasters assigned to new channels following the auction could be forced to accept reductions in their coverage area and population served, with no practical remedy.” ~NAB

202 Communications /   Friday 12:41 PM
Albis Technologies Appoints New Head of Access Solutions
ignite strategic communications /   Thursday 03:48 PM
2015 HPA Tech Retreat(r) Unveils Expanded Session Schedule

Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology