FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LAS VEGAS, NV (April 18, 2005) – JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY announced today that its GY-HD100U 24p ProHD camcorder will be supported by Avid Technology, Inc. nonlinear editing systems to offer broadcast professionals a variety of cost-effective software editing solutions.
Avid® nonlinear editing systems Avid Xpress® Pro HD, Avid Media Composer® Adrenaline™ HD, Avid NewsCutter® Adrenaline and Avid NewsCutter XP will all work with the GY-HD100U, the world’s first truly professional, affordable high-definition camcorder with true 24p capture and recording. The solutions will offer native support of HDV™ capture, editing and transfer back to tape. In addition, integrated native MPEG-2 Long GOP editing, with specific enhancements for capture and digital cut back to tape will make these software solutions compatible with JVC’s new ProHD models.
“We are delighted to be working with JVC and its ProHD concept,” said James Frantzreb, senior product marketing manager for Avid. “Just like Avid, JVC continues to create high-quality, affordable solutions with the introduction of its ProHD product lineup.”
JVC’s GY-HD100U is a full resolution ProHD progressive camcorder. Its performance is expected to surpass all other cameras in its price range, while offering features and stability found only in the highest priced electronic cinematography models.
Additional information is available on JVC’s Web site at http://pro.jvc.com.
More information about Avid’s support for HDV can be fount at http://www.avid.com/products/hdv.asp.
ABOUT JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY
JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY, located in Wayne, New Jersey, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of a complete line of broadcast and professional equipment. For more information about this, or any other JVC PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTS COMPANY product, contact JVC at (800) 582-5825; or Candace Vadnais at PFS Marketwyse 973-812-8883, ext. 430, or visit JVC’s Web site at http://pro.jvc.com
Avid, Adrenaline, Avid Media Composer,
Avid Xpress, and NewsCutter are trademarks of Avid Technology, Inc.
in the United States and/or other countries.
HDV™ and HDV™ logo are trademarks of Sony Corporation and Victor Company of Japan, Limited (JVC).