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Sara Chaput/ LRG Marketing
Telemetrics Partners with UNREEL to Provide Powerful Camera Control Solutions for Virtual Reality Productions
Collaboration Integrates Industry-Proven Technologies for New Value Creation and System Manageability
Amsterdam, Netherlands (September 7, 2012) – Telemetrics Inc., the industry leader in camera robotics and control systems and UNREEL, a premier innovator and supplier of real-time 3D production graphics and virtual-set integrated solutions, today announced a technology partnership that will enable a frictionless solution for virtual reality productions. The collaboration will support the integration of UNREEL’s new UX touch-screen virtual-set management software with Telemetrics’ robust camera robotics and control systems.
“Camera robotics and virtual sets are increasingly gaining momentum in the broadcast and production arena because of their cost effectiveness and production efficiency,” said Anthony Cuomo, Vice President and General Manager, Telemetrics Inc.
“The combination of industry-proven solutions from Telemetrics and UNREEL is a perfect match to address and enhance the creativity and scope of virtual reality productions while minimizing the challenges.”
Utilizing any of the Telemetrics specialized camera robotics systems including pan/tilt mechanisms, camera robotic systems, motorized camera track and trolley systems, wall mount systems and elevating pedestal systems, along with the UNREEL UX virtual-set control software allows camera movement around the set while keeping the talent and other foreground elements locked in place within the virtual 3D environment. The system configuration is enhanced by Telemetrics design features crucial to virtual set production such as position accuracy, stability and servo control.
“Entering into a technology partnership with Telemetrics was an easy choice for us because of their leadership position in the industry,” said Paul Lacombe, CEO at UNREEL. “The integrated solution plays a critical role in creating new value and manageability in the virtual set and augmented reality environment.”
For more information on Telemetrics’ camera control systems call 201-848-9818, fax 201-848-9819, or visit www.telemetricsinc.com.
UNREEL is an innovator and provider of real-time 3D interactive production graphics and virtual-set technologies to the global broadcast, corporate, and feature-film markets. The Unreel UX Product Line includes UX Xperience, the user interface and control center for virtual sets and augmented reality, UX Track for camera tracking, UX Render for integration with 3D rendering engines, and UX Key for integration with various keying/compositing solutions. Clients include CBS, CNBC, ESPN, NASDAQ, NBC, Pentagon, Reuters and Social Security Administration. Feature-film credits include iRobot, Speed Racer, Xm-Men Origins, and Alice in Wonderland. For more information, visit www.unreel.com.
About Telemetrics, Inc.
Telemetrics, Inc. offers a comprehensive line of camera control components and systems for broadcast, industrial, educational, medical and military applications. The company’s highly specialized line includes: camera robotics systems including programmable computer controlled pan/tilt mechanisms, weatherproof camera robotic systems, motorized camera trolley systems, advanced control software, and a wide variety of programmable controllers. Additional products include camera control systems through triax/coax/fiber cable, RF and fiber links and teleconferencing and distance learning systems.
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