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Panasonic AK-HC5000 | HD Studio Camera



HD Studio Camera

Product Code: PANAKHC5000GSJ

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  • A broadcast use HD studio camera system with 1080p, 4x hi-speed shooting and hi-end image quality
  • Supported Format (from Camera): HD: 1080/59.94p, 50p, 59.94i, 50i, 29.97PsF, 25PsF, 23.98p over 59.94i
  • Equipped with a CAC (Chromatic Aberration Compensation) function capable of correcting even slight chromatic aberration at the lens periphery (When a CAC-compatible lens is used)
  • The DRS (Dynamic Range Stretch) function suppresses blocked shadows and blown highlights
  • The V-REC, F-REC provides powerful support in digital cinema production
  • Features an internal digital extender (x2 magnification)
  • 12-axis color correction, detail, skin tone detail and easy matrix adjustment
  • An SD Memory Card can be used for Set Up Data and firrmware version up
  • IP streaming and IP control is supported

A broadcast use HD studio camera system with 1080p, 4x hi-speed shooting and hi-end image quality

The AK-HC5000 Series HD studio camera is a broadcast-use camera equipped with a newly developed 2/3-inch 3MOS sensor that achieves high sensitivity and an excellent S/N ratio.

While including functions appreciated in the conventional model such as DRS and CineGamma, the AK-HC5000 Series adds new features such as focus assist, flash band compensation, and skew reduction which is realized through high-speed readout from the MOS sensor. There are additional functions to improve shooting experience including enhanced shockless gain (-3 dB to 36 dB), a user gamma function, black gamma correction according to the pedestal setting, multi-step DNR and easy matrix adjustment.

AK-HC5000 Series achieves excellent image quality and operability. When used with AK-UCU500 Camera Control Unit, it is capable of 1080/60p, 240p image output and high-image-quality uncompressed long-distance transmission.

The AK-HRP1000/HRP1005 Remote Operation Panel equipped with a colour LCD to provide visibility of the display for smooth control. The camera and camera control unit can be connected for approximately 2,000-meter long-distance transmission of video signals when power is supplied from the camera control unit.

The remote operation panel and the camera can be connected using dedicated cable. (In addition, there is a plan to support IP connection using LAN-cable.)

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New launches at ISE 2020

Here's an overview of our vendors exhibiting at ISE 2020. Please call us on +44 (0)1457 851000 if you would like to book a stand tour with one of our manufacturers. BLACKMAGIC DESIGN HALL 3, STAND C140 The Video Assist 12G 5” and 7” monitor recorders are now shipping. The original HD versions were incredibly popular with AV technicians who wanted to verify SDI and HDMI feeds and check waveform levels. For production teams, their 4K HDR capture makes them a superb on-camera SD card recorder. The ATEM Mini is a very small, cost-effective 4 channel HDMI video switcher with streaming output. Great as a portable mixer or a signal switcher, it’s being adopted by everyone from conference producers to AV technicians looking for simple HDMI switching.

Panasonic out in strength at IBC

Panasonic out in strength at IBC 2015

Panasonic launches 6 new cameras at NAB

Panasonic has expanded its camera range with the launch of 6 new cameras, NAB 2015 has seen the announcement of a handheld, shoulder-mount, action, box and two studio cameras. This has expanded Panasonics vast range of cameras even further and shows their commitment to 4K.

Firmware Version 4.10

  • CAM MAIN: 4.10
  • NETWORK: 3.00
  • ROM TABLE: 1.00
  • CAM FPGA: 8.01
  • AVIO FPGA: 8.14
  • INCOM FPGA: 3.00
  1. Support for HDR mode
  2. Support for the adjustment of “F drop” in lens
    Sets the determination reference value for the F drop of the lens.
  3. Support for the Level-B of 3G-HD SDI signal
  4. Support for 720p of HD-SDI Output signal

Firmware Version 4.01

  • CAM MAIN: 4.01
  • NETWORK: 3.00
  • ROM TABLE: 1.00
  • CAM FPGA: 8.01
  • AVIO FPGA: 8.07
  • INCOM FPGA: 3.00
  1. Improvement in operation of SKIN ZEBRA function
    The specification is changed so that the ON/OFF setting for SKIN ZEBRA function can be switched, regardless of ON/OFF setting for SKIN TONE DTL.
    Due to this change, ON/OFF setting of SKIN ZEBRA function using ROP will no longer affect the display of the camera’s VF.
  2. Display of CAC files
    Unnecessary CAC files (Fujinon HA22, Canon KJ16) are displayed. Software is corrected so that the files are not displayed by default.
  3. File R/W operation
    Improvement of stability of file loading and saving.

Ver 2.00

CAM MAIN 2.00-
CAM FPGA 4.00-

  1. FOCUS ASSIST function is added. (MAG,IN RED,SQUARE)
  2. IP STREAMING function is added.
  3. IP connection via global network is supported.
  4. VF POWER button on AK-HRP1000 ROP is supported.
    (The power of Front VF can be controlled by the VF POWER button.)

Download the latest Firmware and Software

  • 1 x AK-HC5000
  • 1 x Camera Number Sheet (1 - 12)
  • 1 x Mount Cap
  • 1 x D-sub Connector Cover
  • 2 x Camera Hanger
  • 4 x Screws (M3 x 8mm)

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