FOR-A’s latest Hanabi video switcher is now available at Express Media!
New to our family of flypacks, the FOR-A HVS-490 HD/4K-UHD switcher offers an extensive feature set in a compact unit that can fit almost anywhere, including OB vans. Operating in UHD, 3G, or HD, the 490 has 16-32 inputs, 12-18 outputs on 2 M/Es. Each M/E has four keys, with an additional four FLEXaKEYs available. Multiple channels of 2.5 DVE are included. It is designed for use in any live production environment. With a great form factor, the 490 is a medium sized switcher with powerful capabilities. Incorporated into one of our five turnkey flypacks, it is an unbeatable value! ... See MoreSee Less
Here we are, back at the AAU Spring Fashion Show for the 18th year! Congratulations to all the graduates! This year, we shot for them in HD SDR and HDR using our For-A FA-9600 HDR processor and Atomos Sumo HDR monitor. Even with these backstage photos, you can see the differences between HDR video and standard HD on the monitors. Complete HDR production is available at Express Media. ... See MoreSee Less
New at Express Media: ABonAir’s AB512 7 GHz wireless 4K / 3G / HD video package! The AB512 enables camera teams to transmit video directly from cameras to media centers of all types, from ENG to large events. Our package allows for wireless camera painting, intercom, and tally. Operating in the 7 GHz spectrum results in no interference from heavy-use Wi-Fi zones for an exceptionally robust and reliable transmission. The AB512 supports ABonAir’s Fiber Coverage Extender (FCE), which enables connection of a single receiver to multiple FCEs in various venue locations or even on completely separate sites, all via fiber cables with unlimited range! Call us for more details 415-255-9883. ... See MoreSee Less
New at Express Media: Telemetrics PT-HP-S4 robotic PTZ heads! These pan/tilt heads support a 35-pound payload for use with full-sized broadcast cameras. The control panel allows for precision variable operating speeds and programmable timed presets. Call us for more details 415-255-9883. ... See MoreSee Less
By popular request, the Blackmagic URSA Broadcast Camera is now available for rent at Express Media!
The URSA Broadcast Camera is based on the URSA Mini cinema camera design, but has the ability to accept B4-mount lenses. Can be used as a studio camera or for ENG work. SMPTE fiber studio configuration includes studio viewfinder, CCU, and RCP. The URSA Broadcast outputs in 2160p or 1080p, and records onto standard SD, UHS-II, and CFast cards. It captures in 1080i or 2160p formats using 10‑bit broadcast quality DNxHD 220X, DNxHD 145 or ProRes codecs, as well as lossless 12‑bit CinemaDNG RAW. Many interesting features built into this brand new design from Blackmagic! Call us for more details 415-255-9883. ... See MoreSee Less