Vinten
A Vitec Group brand
Vitec Group Websites
This website uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Cookies and Privacy Policy

 

VINTEN - ATTRACTING THE CROWDS AT NAB2002

23/04/2002

NAB - the National Association of Broadcasters Exhibition - was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center between the 8th and 11th April 2002. The show floor featured more than 14,000 exhibits with the latest in electronic and manual Broadcast communication products.

For Vinten, the worlds largest manufacturer and supplier of robotic, manual and camera tracking solutions, the show was very encouraging and although the exhibition reported a 15% reduction in attendance there was a huge interest in all three ranges of products on show - AutoCam, Manual and ImageTracker.

Reactions to the new products released at the show were extremely positive. Of particular interest was the new Predator head, providing the fastest pan and tilt movement available. Many are looking to use the system for concerts and high-speed sports applications. The new manual Lynx controller allows the Predator head to capture high-speed motion from a safe or more convenient location.

In the AutoCam zone, the new ACS-125 and HCS-125 controllers also drew significant interest, as they run on a Windows NT platform, provide increased camera control and an improved interface.

The new AutoCam HS-100P pan and tilt head and BCS controller was highly popular, as many of the visitors were interested in small robotics for large venues such as churches and legislative applications. Designed to be discreet, this head allows the camera to capture pictures impossible with much larger robotic heads.

There was also great interest in "Spread-Loc", the new fully adjustable geared mid-level spreader controlled from a single central lock knob and suitable for all uneven or multi-level applications, inside or out.

Vinten gave away a Vision 3 system each day of the show in their free prize draw.

Over 800 people entered, wanting to get their hands on one of these hugely popular lightweight systems that are causing a real stir within the DV world. The lucky winners will be announced by April 30th 2002.

That's all for this show. Vinten would like to thank all those people that dropped by with their positive comments on Vinten equipment they already own.

"I just wanted to pop by and say I love my Vision 3" - one very happy customer

Vinten will be exhibiting at other shows this year including Broadcast Asia, IBC, Satis, TRBE and Interbee, where we look forward to meeting with you and discussing your individual creative requirements.
 

Return to News and Events

The cookie setting on this website is set to ‘allow cookies’ to give you the very best experience.

If you continue without changing this setting, you consent to this - but if you want, you can change your setting at any time using the ‘change cookie setting’ link at the bottom of this page.

COOKIE SETTING







OUR COOKIES

Cookie NamePurpose
eu_ask This is used to store the cookie setting you set in the form above.
If you choose 'Do Not Allow Cookies' we will need to store this information as a cookie with the value N.
If you choose 'Allow Cookies' or do not make a choice, we will store this information as a cookie with the value Y.

The value is kept for one year.
SESS[followed by a series of letters and numbers] This indentifies the current ‘session’ (linking the pages viewed in one 'visit' to the site).

This is used to access pages, validate forms, My Vinten and some Downloads, and for administering the site.
The site needs this cookie to work at all.

The value is kept until you close your browser.
has_js Set if javascript can run in your browser. Some pages may look or behave differently depending on whether
your browser allows javascript to run.

The value is kept until you close your browser.
dhtml_menu Used to remember which Product category you have selected in the Products menu.

The value is kept until you close your browser.

3RD PARTY COOKIES

Cookie NamePurpose
Google Analytics This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc.
Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the website and compile reports for us on activity on the website.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States.
Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law,
or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

How to reject or delete this cookie

http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html