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Panasonic to ship studio system for P2 HD, DVCPRO HD camcorders
Panasonic has introduced its new camcorder studio system that supports a range of P2 HD and DVCPRO HD camcorders, including the new AG-HPX300, and serves as a flexible, low-cost solution for HD studio production.
Available in October, the system works with Panasonic’s camcorders to offer high-quality digital signal transmission at up to 328ft, full remote camera control and a range of professional features.
The studio system is compatible with the AG-HPX300, AG-HPX500, AJ-HPX2000, AJ-HPX3000, VariCam 2700 (AJ-HPX2700) and VariCam 3700 (AJ-HPX3700) models, AJ-HDX400 and AJ-HDX900.
The system consists of a compact digital base station (AG-BS300), a camera adapter (AG-CA300G), extension control unit (AG-EC4G) and a viewfinder interface box (AG-YA500G). Additional accessories that allow the system to be customized for a variety of applications also will be available.