SAN DIEGO — Sept. 4, 2008 — Broadcast systems integrator TV Magic and JVC are partnering to present a high-definition (HD) production seminar featuring Jerry Cohen, a leading expert in camera technology, colorimetry, and the HD production industry. The free JVC HD seminar begins at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11, at TV Magic's San Diego facility. During the subsequent luncheon period, guests will have the opportunity to take part in hands-on demonstrations highlighting JVC's revolutionary Pro HD GY-HD250U HD camera.
Over the course of the JVC seminar, Cohen will address critical concepts including HD signal formats, recording formats and compression schemes, and working with interlaced and progressive video. In his presentation, Cohen will also explain how to select recording media, configure an HD studio camera, choose the correct HD lens, implement a seamless HD editing solution, and send an HD signal via microwave.
Broadcast Pix and Network Electronics are also participating in the HD seminar, presenting at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. respectively, to discuss the role of video production switchers and video transport equipment in facilitating a smart, cost-effective HD workflow.
"With the increasing trend towards HD, this seminar will be an excellent way for individuals and companies to learn more about HD workflow and experience HD technology firsthand from the experts," said Stephen Milley, vice president of sales and marketing for TV Magic. "We are pleased to be cohosting this event with JVC and hope that everyone in attendance will come away with a greater understanding of HD production."
TV Magic's headquarters in San Diego is located at 8112 Engineer Road. Registration for this free HD seminar may be completed via phone at 858-650-3155 or by e-mail to marketing@TVMagic.tv.
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JVC Professional Products Company, located in Wayne, N.J., is a leading manufacturer and distributor of a complete line of broadcast and professional equipment. Information about JVC Professional Products Company products is available by phone at (800) 582-5825 or at JVC's Web site at www.jvc.com/pro.
About TV Magic
TV Magic is a broadcast and A/V systems integrator and engineering company committed to providing its customers with the highest-quality service in the industry. Regardless of the size, scope, or sophistication of the project, TV Magic has the experience, the knowledge, and the talent to define and meet its technical requirements. The company leverages today's technology to deliver end-to-end solutions for a variety of applications from broadcast facilities to HD production, to installed A/V solutions, and many more. TV Magic prides itself in developing partnerships with customers and vendors that lead to successful long-term relationships. The company has offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, and the New York City metro area. Additional information is available at www.TVMagic.tv.