Hitachi Kokusai Blog: Production in Focus

Hitachi Kokusai Blog: Production in Focus

Welcome to the Hitachi Kokusai camera blog. Here, we will explore camera and video production trends and technologies across markets ranging from broadcast and live events to education and houses of worship. Our first posts will focus on the church market, but check back often as we expand our scope to include all the markets our products serve.

Test Video Cameras With Your LED Screens Before Buying

Published 7/15/2021

When IMAG LED displays are captured by certain video cameras, the result can be visual artifacts that detract from the viewer experience. Find out the primary cause of these artifacts and why you should test new cameras with your LED screens before buying.

The Strongest Link in the Chain

Published 7/1/2021

When broadcast camera systems are connected to CCUs using SMPTE Fiber, this high-performance, bidirectional network enables a powerful “camera chain” over which video, audio, tally, power, and other critical signals travel. Discover the compelling operational advantages of SMPTE Fiber.

Streamlining Hitachi Camera Productions with Ross DashBoard

Published 6/15/2021

When it comes to remote setup of Hitachi system cameras, video pros can use Hitachi hardware remote control panels or Ross DashBoard software to get the job done. Find out which approach is best for your next live show.

The Benefits of Hitachi Camera Setup from Ross DashBoard

Published 6/1/2021

To save time and effort during live broadcasts or streams, video pros can use Ross DashBoard to remotely set-up select production equipment from a single software interface. Discover the benefits of setting up Hitachi cameras using this free, downloadable app.

Workflow: Where System Cameras Really Shine

Published 5/15/2021

Ever wonder why some cameras are referred to as system cameras? Unlike camcorders and other self-contained cameras, system cameras enable a powerful video acquisition production chain. Discover how your next shoot can benefit from the advanced capabilities of the system camera workflow.

Taking the Long View of Video in the Worship Experience

Published 5/1/2021

Forced to shut down in-person worship services due to COVID-19, many HOWs opted for inexpensive cameras to quickly launch online streaming. Now as doors reopen, Worship Techs may want to reconsider whether these low-cost cameras can adequately support their expanding video operations.

Getting the Big Picture on Streaming Worship Services

Published 4/15/2021

With growing demand for live streaming, many HOWs want to know how best to begin streaming their worship services online. Find out the impact broadcast-quality video acquisition can have on the downstream viewing experience.

Will You Be Ready When the Music Returns?

Published 4/5/2021

As the pandemic winds down, HOWs must be ready to give returning congregants the immersive media experiences they’ve missed. Find out how camera technology can make or break the quality of churches’ IMAG and streams.