Panasonic is expanding its line of studio cameras with the AK-UC3300. According to the company, this camera has been designed to support “production, broadcast, house of worship, rental and staging, and eSports” environments.
Picking up where the AK-UC4000 studio camera left off, the AK-UC3300 sports similar broadcast features. Inside it has a 11-megapixel 4K image sensor that’s capable of horizontal and vertical resolutions of 2,000 TV lines. Additionally, the camera supports various interfaces, including 12G-SDI output, TICO over SDI (4K over 3G-SDI output) and SMPTE ST 2110.
Panasonic AK-UC3300 overview
The AK-UC3300 is capable of shooting 160/59.94p and 1080/59.94p video with low noise, according to Panasonic. At the same time, can maintain a S/N ratio of 62 dB or higher. Additionally, the camera includes a full simultaneous HDR/SDR feature set, built-in ND filter and expanded multi-format capability.
“As part of the UC3300 camera system is the new AK-HRP1015GJ Remote Operation Panel (ROP) offering excellent operability, and the high-resolution AJ-CVF70GJ 0.7” Full HD OLED Color Viewfinder to support comfortable, high-quality on-site shooting,” says Panasonic.
If you pair the AK-UCU600 camera control unit (CCU), the AK-UC3300 can manage and deliver live and on-demand video. It does that with its 12G-SDI, two independent intercom switches, and multiple fixed return video and prompter channels. You also have to ability to use video and data transmission trunks including IP and HD-SDI.
The Panasonic AK-UC3300 studio camera will be available in fourth quarter 2020. So, it will be little bit of a wait for the camera, but by then we will have more details about the camera.