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Economical HD Production Camera
The Z-HD5000 is Hitachi’s most economical, high-performance Studio and Field HDTV production camera. This is a proven, full featured production camera that uses 3) high-resolution, low noise 2/3inch, IT-CCDs. Its lightweight, two-piece dockable camera body offers maximum re-configuration ability. A compact digital fiber transmission system or Hitachi’s patented digital Triax enables smaller production facilities to lower their overall system costs.
Features & Functions
- 58dB HDTV Signal to Noise ratio
- 14-bit analog to digital conversion
- High-performance Hitachi DSPs.
- High quality SDTV output down-converted at the CCU.
- Flawless signal transmission using Digital Optical Fiber cable
- Optional Hitachi-patented Fully Digital Triax System.
- The camera system can operate directly with SM fiber installations.
- Optional CCU’s available with 1080i/720P HD-SDI switchable outputs.
- CCU HD-SDI outputs with embedded audio (2-channel)
- Standard, remote RU-1000 rotary knob for iris/master black control.
- Choice of 6 different optional remote operation panels.
- Compatible with Canon and Fujinon Auto-Focus lenses.
- SD memory card system for offline storage & transfer of all setup data.
- 4 input VF return signal switching system.
- 2 intercom channels compatible with Clear-com and RTS, 4w/2w
- 2 independent program returns (IFB’s) w/ intercom mix.
- Optional Master Setup Unit SU-1000.
- Optional half-rack CU-HD1000 or Full rack CU-3300-S7/S8
- Available Studio Adapter for use with all Broadcast box, compact studio and hand-held 2/3-inch bayonet lenses.
- Cable-less Studio Adapter interface allows maintenance and trouble free operation and reliability.
- 2-piece dockable design allows easy configuration change, maintenance and robustness.
- Maintains backwards compatibility with existing HITACHI HDTV control panels, cables, and viewfinders.
- Ethernet control and assignment of control panels and CCUs.
- Can operate over lower-cost, single-mode, fiber cable without additional external hardware or cable adapters.
Camera System Accessories
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Camera Control Units
CU-HD500 Optical Fiber Camera Control Unit.
SU-1000: Setup Unit for 12 cameras, expandable to 128 cameras. Provides access to all camera operation and adjustment parameters.
RU1000 Standard Remote Control Panel. Rotary knob for Iris, Master Black.
RU-1500VR/JY: Advanced Remote Unit with color touch-screen and network control for demanding production environments. Available with Joystick or rotary knob.
RU-1500JY Operation Manual (147Kb)
Large Lens Adapter
SA-1000: Heavy-duty large lens adapter and system expansion unit for studio and field production. Designed for use with all Hitachi HTDV portable cameras
VF-402 2 inch B/W ENG viewfinder
(Operation manual provided with camera head’s)
VF-L90HD 9-inch LCD (16:9) Color viewfinder