FOR-A in the Media

Introduce the information published in newspaper, magazines and website.

PRONEWS (Apr. 12, 2014)

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FOR-A exhibit the image of compact 4K live work flow (Japanese)
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Interview Video (Japanese)

Display Central (Apr. 11, 2014)

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NAB 2014: FOR-A Shows Range of 4K Capable Workflow Products
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The FOR-A booth at NAB 2014 gave visitors an overview of its 4K lineup (see video below). The company has a fairly extensive program in 4K, and it’s probably most known for its high speed FT-One 4K camera system, which can go up to very high frame rates and has been used on a number of broadcast productions, including sports broadcasts.

TVTechnology (Apr. 4, 2014)

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NAB 2014 to Showcase Latest 4K Gear
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This year’s gathering promises rapid maturation of 4K acquisition, workflow, infrastructure and delivery strategies. (4K-related product and demo announcements follow article.) ....

SVG (Apr. 3, 2014)

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FOR-A Intros Sensor-less Virtual Studio System
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FOR-A Corporation of America has announced the introduction of VRCAM3, its sensor-less virtual studio solution. The VRCAM3 is an economical virtual studio system that links computer graphics to camera motion by simply connecting it to a 4K camera, without the need for a motion sensor.....

SVG (Feb. 14, 2014)

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NHK 8K Olympic efforts raise the bar with daily figure-skating coverage
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The Olympic Games are often a great chance to showcase next-generation technologies like Ultra HD. But here in Sochi, Ultra HD content is not all that easy to find. Instead, it is the “next-next- generation” 8K technology that is once again getting a showcase....

TVNewsCheck (Feb. 7, 2014)

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FOR-A Provides Slo-Mo, Archiving and Frame Rate Conversion for Networks at the Olympics
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FOR-A, based in Cypress, California, says that several of its products are being used for production at the Winter Games in Sochi. Networks in the U.S., Canada, Brazil and Japan are deploying the company’s 4K super slow motion camera, video archiving recorder and frame rate converter technology for their coverage of the sporting events.

Emmy Online (Feb. 5, 2014)

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WATCH THE 65TH ANNUAL TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING EMMY AWARDS CEREMONY
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Web site (Video)
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The FOR-A Group was recently honored as a recipient of the 2013 Technology & Engineering EmmyR Awards from the National Academy of Television Art & Sciences (NATAS). The awards were presented at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on January 9th.

Government Video (Jan. 30, 2014)

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The NYIT Communications Department Upgrades to HD
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When the Communication Arts Department at the Long Island campus of the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) began the process of upgrading its studio to HD last year, the school looked for a reliable, cost-effective switcher.

The IABM (Jan. 27, 2014)

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FOR-A in Tune with Mosart
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The FOR-A HVS-390HS 1 M/E - 2 M/E vision mixer has officially passed tests that assure its integration with Mosart automation. As Mosart automation is deployed with newsrooms and broadcasters, this compatibility offers users a proven interface designed to simplify and enhance operation.

degital media world (Jan. 18, 2014)

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FOR-A FT-ONE 4K Camera Captures NASA Launch at High Speed
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The FOR-A FT-ONE full 4K variable frame rate camera recorded high-speed footage during NASA’s recent launch of the MAVEN, Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, spacecraft on a 10-month mission to explore Mar’s climate history.

TV Technology (Jan. 17, 2014)

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Strategies for Better LTO Data Preservation
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“We welcome the AXF initiative and once it’s a SMPTE standard, we’ll gauge its acceptance in the industry, and our engineers will see what custom7r benefits we can provide by migrating our product line to the AXF standard,” said Andrew Alexander, vice president of FOR-A for Canada in Toronto.

SVG (Dec. 3, 2013)

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SVG Summit Showcase Preview: A Roundup of Exhibitor Offerings, Part 1
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SC, and FC connectors are all available to meet customers specific requirements. FOR-A The ZE-ONE 4K extraction system, which will have its U.S.

Creative COW (Dec. 2, 2013)

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FOR-A Named North American Distributor Of Fujitsu IP Series Video Encoders And Decoders
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FOR-A announces that it has become a distributor of Fujitsu’s high-performance encoders and decoders in North America.

SVG (Nov. 26, 2013)

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FOR-A Named North American Distributor Of Fujitsu IP Series Video Encoders And Decoders
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FOR-A announces that it has become a distributor of Fujitsu’s high-performance encoders and decoders in North America.

SVG (Nov. 8, 2013)

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CCW 2013: FOR-A To Roll Out 4K Super-Slo-Mo, Latest Switchers and Stabilizers
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AT CCW 2013, FOR-A will display a number of its solutions in booth #909. Among the booth highlights will be the company’s 4K super slow motion camera, video production switcher and video stabilizer technology.

SVG (Oct. 15, 2013)

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FOR-A’s FT-ONE 4K Camera Used to Capture Red Bull Productions
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FOR-A Corporation of America announces that its FT-ONE full 4K variable frame rate camera has been used to capture high-quality footage of sports action in super slow motion for several Red Bull Media House productions this year, including last summer’s Red Bull Wake Open in Tampa, Florida.

TVB Europe (Sep. 30, 2013)

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The Best Of IBC announced
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Thousands of new products appeared at IBC this year, with a wide spectrum of applications. Some offered simple solutions to long-standing problems, others raised the bar of quality higher, others were revolutionary. We are happy to present our Best Of IBC, the full list of winning companies, along with their winning products. (Recording and Acquisition Workflow: For-A 4K Extraction System)

BroadcastEngineering (Sep. 23, 2013)

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FOR-A features MINI M/E
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At IBC2013, FOR-A feaured its new MINI M/E. Offered as a standard feature of the HVS-390HS 2 M/E vision mixer, the MINI M/E enables the mixer to deliver the power of a virtual 6 M/E mixer.

TVB Europe (Sep. 20, 2013)

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FOR-A unveils new products at IBC
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Broadcast technology provider FOR-A introduced several new products at last week’s IBC, including two new compact vision mixers and an update to its MINI M/E extension.

TVtechnology (Sep. 3, 2013)

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National Press Club Installs For-A Switcher
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CYPRESS, CALIF. ?The National Press Club in Washington offers video production solutions, and studio and editing facilities to a versatile group of clients that includes everything from public relations and corporate agencies to local PBS stations.

TVB Europe (Aug. 29, 2013)

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Here comes the FOR-A flood
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Launching in Amsterdam is a flood of new products from FOR-A, including the new MINI M/E, offered as a standard feature of the HVS-390HS 2 M/E vision mixer, which enables the mixer to deliver the power of a virtual 6 M/E mixer.

PRODU (Apr. 21, 2013)

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FOR-A: Nueva camara de velocidad de cuadro variable FT-ONE 4K
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La FT-ONE puede grabar hasta 900 cuadros por segundo (fps). Empleando el sensor de color CMOS de alta sensibilidad de FOR-A, -FT1-CMOS- la unidad autonoma graba y reproduce en 4K total (4096 x 2160 pixeles).

Pro Video Coalition (Apr. 16, 2013)

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FOR-A Shows off a 4K Future at NAB 2013
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Pedro Silvestre, Sales Director at FOR-A, tells us about several of the products FOR-A showcased at their booth during NAB 2013. He details some of the capabilities of the FT-ONE, talks through a workflow for the camera and explains the benefits of their new HD switchers.

ThomasNet.com (Apr. 15, 2013)

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Signal Processor offers multi-channel routing between sources.
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With 10 video inputs and outputs, Model FA-1010 offers multi-channel routing between sources as well as video and audio signal processing for line, relay, reporting, production, editing, and delivery applications.

BroadcastEngineering (Apr. 15, 2013)

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FOR-A unveils pair of MXF clip servers
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FOR-A featured two new compact MXF clip servers, the MBP-120SX and MBP-125SX, for ingest, playback and playout applications at the 2013 NAB Show.

TV Technology (Apr. 12, 2013)

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TV Technology's STAR, Mario Awards Announced
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TV Technology has announced the recipients for the coveted STAR and Mario Awards presented at the 2013 NAB Show. The FA-1010, FOR-A's new processor won the prize.

Broadcast Engineering (Apr. 10, 2013)

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Broadcast Engineering announces 2013 NAB Show Pick Hits winners
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With a long history, Pick Hits are the most prestigious technical awards given at NAB. A panel of independent judges toured the show floor for three days, looking for innovative products and technology. The FA-1010, FOR-A's new processor won the prize.

The IABM (Apr. 4, 2013)

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FOR-A OFFERS ‘EXTREME CONNECTIVITY’ WITH NEW FA-1010 MULTI-CHANNEL SIGNAL PROCESSOR
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FOR-A Corporation of America, a leading manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, today introduced the FA-1010 signal processor at the 2013 NAB Show (C5116), which runs April 8-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev.

ThomasNet.com (Apr. 9, 2013)

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MXF Video Clip Servers create stable ingest/playout environment.
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Suited for file-based production workflows in ingest, playback, and playout applications, MBP-120SX and MBP-125SX are 1 RU servers that can capture files from external XDCAM drive or network drive, convert HD/SD-SDI signals to MXF files in real-time, and support up to 8 channels of embedded audio.

BROADCAST NEWSROOM (Apr. 9, 2013)

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NAB 2013: FOR-A Unveils Two New Video Switchers
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FOR-A Company Limited, a leading manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, is introducing the HVS-XT100 and HVS-XT110 HD/SD portable video switchers at the NAB convention.

Image Sensors World (Apr. 6, 2013)

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Speed Marvel at NAB 2013
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Tokyo, Japan-based FOR-A announces 4K 4096 x 2160 pixels, 900fps (!) video camera toward the upcoming NAB Show in Las Vegas Apr. 8-11, 2013.

ThomasNet.com (Apr. 2, 2013)

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FOR-A's 4k Variable Frame Rate Camera to Make NAB Debut
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FOR-A Corporation of America will showcase its FT-ONE 4K super slow motion camera at the upcoming NAB Convention.

TVNewscheck.com (Apr. 2, 2013)

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For-A Showing Off Super Bowl 4K Camera at NAB
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Just like football fans would love to see the Vince Lombardi Trophy that’s awarded to the Super Bowl champion each year, broadcasters would love to the see the hi-tech cameras used to shoot the game. Those broadcasters are in luck at this year’s NAB.

Panorama Audiovisual (Mar. 15, 2013)

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Las camaras FT-One y FZ-B1, protagonistas en el stand de For-A en NAB 2013
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La japonesa For-A llevara a la feria en Las Vegas sus ultimos lanzamientos en camaras profesionales, mezcladores y conversores de tasa de frame, entre otras soluciones.

Broadcast Engineering (Mar. 14, 2013)

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Von Wong selects FOR-A's VFC-7000 HD variable frame rate camera
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Montreal-based photographer and visual engineer Benjamin Von Wong recently used a FOR-A VFC-7000 HD variable frame rate camera for two artistic video projects.

Sports Video Group (SVG)(Feb. 3, 2013)

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CBS Sports Coverage of Super Bowl XLVII Set to Innovate
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CBS Sport used FOR-A's FT-ONE cameras to capture the 47th Super Bowl game in New Orleans.

THE VERGE(Feb. 2, 2013)

NoFilmSchool(Feb. 1, 2013)

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All 4K Music Video Uses the FT-ONE Camera to Shoot Up to a Mind-Blowing 860FPS at 4096 X 2160
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Summary
The FOR-A 4K high-speed camera from FT-ONE didn’t get all that much attention when it was first announced, due in part to the fact that it’s probably going to be a rental only, but also because the name of both the company and the camera are easily confused and/or forgettable.

BroadcastEngeneering(Jan. 25, 2013)

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FOR-A updates FRC-8000HS HD/SD frame rate converter
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FOR-A has announced a new update for its FRC-8000HS HD/SD frame rate converter to better accommodate the production of winter sports.

TVTechnology(Jan. 22, 2013)

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Metro Cable Upgrades With For-A
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For-A said its HVS-350HS HD/SD 1.5 M/E digital video switchers and its HVS-300HS HD/SD portable vide switcher are currently in use at five of the nine sites run by the Sacramento Metropolitan Cable Television Commission of Sacramento, Calif.

tv-bay(Jan. 30, 2013)

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Cathedral of Faith Upgrades to Full HD Broadcast Capability with FOR-A Video Switcher
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FOR-A Corporation of America, a leading manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, announces that San Jose, California-based Cathedral of Faith has implemented a FOR-A HVS-350HS video switcher as part of their HD overhaul. The churchs system was recently converted to HD in two phases and integrated by the Texas-based company Spectaveris.

Thomasnet.com(Jan. 7, 2013)

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Faith Assembly of God Installs For-A's HVS-350HS Video Switcher as Central Video Production Hub of New Campus
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For-A said its HVS-350HS HD/SD 1.5 M/E digital video switchers and its HVS-300HS HD/SD portable vide switcher are currently in use at five of the nine sites run by the Sacramento Metropolitan Cable Television Commission of Sacramento, Calif.
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