Sony HDC-P1 Full Multi Purpose Compact Camera
If you’re looking for a truly compact camera system for industrial applications consider the Sony HDC-P1. The HDC-P1 is a Point-of-View style HD camera sporting three 2/3-inch CCD sensors capable of full-HD (1920x1080p) capture at various frame rates. The HDC-P1 is a feature rich camera with the familiarity of Sony’s HDC-1000 series cameras, allowing for an ease of use for any operator. The HDC-P1 has the option of shooting at 1080/24p, a 14-bit A/D converter, motorized ND/CC filters and creative picture performance.
- POV-style camera can be used for a variety of applications including flash cameras, unmanned robotic studio cameras, and sporting event/arena applications
- 2/3-inch CCD sensor capable of shooting 1920×1080 Full-HD
- Motorized filter servo system (both ND and CC filters)
- Same operation as the HDC-1000 series
- LAN connectivity
- Just 86mm thin (3.5-inches in width)
Unlike a retrofitted camcorder, the Sony HDC-P1 is a purpose-built studio camera with the ease of use found in the HDC-1000 series of cameras. Whether coupled with a robotic arm, the ceiling of an area, or set up in places where you could never place a larger camera, the HDC-P1 will deliver. The HDC-P1 is a very versatile camera system that incorporates cutting-edge technology and ease-of-operability to be your affordable multipurpose camera.
From the Manufacturer
Sony is proud to introduce a highly sophisticated and compact Point-of-View (POV) style HD camera, the HDC-P1. This camera system has been introduced to answer the requirement for HD robotics, multi-format sports applications and emerging 3D applications. The camera retains the operational feel of the Sony HDC-1000 Series cameras. Packed with years of Sony high technology and experience, this remarkably slim camera answers the ever-increasing need for high picture quality in a small, lightweight unit. The HDC-P1 is equipped with a 1920 x 1080 2/3-inch 2.2-megapixel CCD to deliver extremely high picture quality that will intercut with the HDC-1000 or the HSC/HXC cameras seamlessly. The HDC-P1 offers a rich feature set including the capability of 1080i, 1080p and 720p operation in a very compact body. Unlike retasking a camcorder for studio applications, the HDC-P1 has been designed from the outset as a studio camera. Care has been taken to design the camera operationally and functionally the same as the HDC Series cameras. Camera matching is simple and system controls are easy to access within the cameras menu’s.
In addition, the HDC-P1 shares the same control system as the HDC Series, ensuring ease of operation. Along with its CCD, control system and extremely slim body, many other features combine to make the HDC-P1 very versatile, including optional 24p capturing capability, 14-bit A/D converter, motorized ND/CC filters and creative picture performance. The HDC-P1 is an ideal POV camera for various applications including flash cameras, unmanned studio robotics cameras, stadium sporting events and stereoscopic 3D shooting applications. With its cutting-edge performance, operability and system flexibility, the HDC-P1 is a high-performance yet affordable multipurpose camera.
This product can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.