Fletcher Chicago To Provide Ultra Slow-Motion HDTV Cameras for Super Bowl XLVI
Fletcher Chicago will be providing four of the new NAC Hi-Motion II Ultra Slow Motion Digital cameras at this year’s Super Bowl in Indianapolis. The Hi-Motion II camera, developed in cooperation with Ikegami, is a dual-format 1080i/720p system that can provide simultaneous output of live normal-speed video and ultra-slow-motion replay video, and can be used as both a “traditional” HD portable/field camera and an ultra-motion HD camera that can work side-by-side with other Ikegami HD cameras on production trucks to deliver the exceptional imagery today’s HDTV sports viewers demand. The Hi-Motion II camera is sold and supported by Ikegami.
The Hi-Motion II cameras use a unique three chip (CMOS) sensor capable of capturing more than 10X high speed images in Full HD and provide simultaneous output of live real time video AND ultra slow motion replay video. The three chip NAC Hi-Motion II cameras provide clarity and detail enhancement along with solid light sensitivity while fitting seamlessly into the workflow of sports broadcast environments.
In addition to this year’s Super Bowl, NAC Hi-Motion camera systems that have been utilized by broadcasters for live coverage of World Cup events, the Olympic Games, and a variety of professional sporting events, including international motor racing, cycling, tennis, football, baseball, rugby, cricket, golf boxing, and horse racing.