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Panasonic To Shoot 4K In Sochi

Osaka, Japan – Panasonic said it will deliver state-of-the-art A/V equipment for the 22nd Olympic Winter Games held in Sochi, Russia, Feb. 7-23, and will shoot the opening ceremonies in 4K video. 1/27/2014 07:02:00 AM Eastern

Osaka, Japan – Panasonic said it will deliver state-of-the-art A/V equipment for the 22nd Olympic Winter Games held in Sochi, Russia, Feb. 7-23, and will shoot the opening ceremonies in 4K video.

This year, Panasonic is bringing the largest assemblage of security cameras in the history of the games and the largest amount of LED large-screen displays by area for the winter events.

Other equipment includes audio systems, broadcasting equipment, projectors, Viera TVs and HD visual communication equipment.

In addition, in a new endeavor for the company, Panasonic will record the opening ceremony from Olympic Park in 4K Ultra HD, with the cooperation of the IOC and OBS. The high-resolution video will be used for the company’s own video-production materials, Panasonic said.

Panasonic said it plans to realize its concept of “Sharing the Passion” by supplying equipment and sponsorship activities to the games.

 

A/V Equipment Supplied to the Venues

 

 

Equipment

Quantity

LED Large-Screens Displays

1,727 m2

Professional Audio Systems

16 venues

TV monitors

4,993 units

Security Camera Systems

6,903 units

Projectors

(including DLP*2

projectors)

207 units

P2HD Cameras

114 units

P2HD Recorders

100 units

Others

HD Visual Communication equipment 89 sets,

 

etc.