Plasma TV Launches In Argentina with Ikegami HDK-95C Cameras


Last Updated: June 16, 2014 3:31 pm GMT
(Maywood, New Jersey--June 16, 2014) Plasma TV, a new mobile production provider, has launched its services in Mendoza, Argentina. Their first truck has debuted equipped with five Ikegami HDK-95C Full Digital HDTV portable CMOS camera systems.

Founded by Gustavo and Maximiliano Iriart, Plasma TV's mobile unit is a 9.5-meter (31-foot) truck servicing live entertainment and sporting events in Argentina and Chile. Among other highlights, a major stop for Plasma TV will include the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

In addition to the five Ikegami HDK-95C cameras already on board, three additional HDK-95C's will be added to Plasma TV's inventory in the months to come. A Grass Valley router is also present, along with an Orad PlayMaker slow motion video server.

Part of Ikegami's Unicam HD line, the HDK-95C HD portable digital camera is equipped with Native multi-format 2.5 million pixel, 2/3 inch CMOS sensors. It also features an upgrade path to 24p and 3G formats, including 1080/60p and 4:4:4 24p.

In addition, versatility is a key component of the HDK-95C's design: providing end-to-end digital processing, it features a low-profile docking camera head for fiber, triax, or wireless applications.

"The Ikegami HDK-95C was the ideal camera for the introduction of Plasma TV," says Maximiliano Iriart. "It met all of our requirements for a broadcast camera providing world class image quality. The fact that it is 3G ready means it will serve Plasma TV and our clients well into the future."

Ikegami Electronics (U.S.A.), Inc. is a leading supplier of professional broadcasting products in the Western Hemisphere. With US offices in New Jersey, California, Florida, Texas, and Illinois, the Ikegami name is recognized worldwide for its state-of-the-art television cameras and closed-circuit TV equipment. Ikegami's universal HDTV cameras have been widely accepted by the broadcast industry as it continues the transition to the High Definition Television Format.

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