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Work Remotely with ProMAX and Dropbox

Working remotely in ProMAX is possible with Dropbox Business and can be set up rather quickly. All that is required is your ProMAX Hardware and a Dropbbox Business account, which has a varying price range dependent on how many users you require. This is a useful tool for anyone who […]

Sony Announces New PXW-FX9 Full Frame Camcorder

On Friday September 13th Sony announced a brand new camcorder the PXW-FX9. The FX9 is a whole new beast of a camera, featuring a new full frame 6k sensor, dual base ISO and a Hybrid Autofocus System. This is a brand new camera system and we are still just getting […]

FS7 Replacement Rumors

Is something coming from Sony that will replace the venerable FS7? We think its pretty likely that the rumors are true and we will see something new announced soon based on a large number of factors. First and foremost that the FS7 is about to turn 5 years old, and […]

Dual Base ISO and Shot Noise

by Keith Mullin In this article I hope to explain on a conceptual level how Dual Base ISO works and how Shot Noise can mislead us into thinking it’s just a gimmick from the camera manufacturers. I can assure you right now that Dual Base ISO is not a gimmick […]

Customer Success Story: City of Ham Lake

The City of Ham Lake had an aging, standard definition live production system and the time had come for an upgrade. After fielding proposals from several different audiovisual integrators, they selected Z Systems. They noted that Z Systems proposal not only had a competitive cost, but that Z Systems was […]

All-in-One Huddle Room Video Conferencing Solutions: Which One Should You Get?

The new trend in video conferencing is devices that are all-in-one, plug and play, and compatible with any platform – Perfect for smaller conference rooms and huddle rooms Click here to skip right to the comparison chart These days, the demand for video conferencing and collaboration solutions is growing quickly. […]

Panasonic AV-HLC100P

It’s Becoming an NDI World: The Panasonic AV-HLC100 Is The Best Live Production Switcher for the Money, if You Are Using Panasonic NDI-Enabled PTZ Cameras

Skip the expensive PTZ controller, just get the switcher. The new 10-channel SDI/NDI switcher has full Panasonic PTZ camera controls plus all of the features you would expect from an all-in-one live production appliance.  In the past, video switchers mostly did one thing – they switched video. Nowadays, however […]