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nac announces the Q5, Expandable, Multi-Head, High-Speed Digital Camera System

June 2016

The Q5 is a 'little' advance in the Memrecam multi-head system technology. The Q5 is 80% smaller than predecessor systems and only 25% of the weight. Size is not the only improvement to the Q5: The system features greatly enhanced Hi-G performance, Faster Image Processing, Image protection, and ultra-small camera heads that can capture 1000 fps even in cramped poorly lit spaces. [more…]

NIT Americas offers CamPerform products for sale to Integrators and Resellers

June 2016

CamPerform CoaXPress are high resolution, high-speed camera systems that support challenging applications that require high spatial resolution, long recording times, or both; the 2GB/sec data transfer rate will bridge 200 feet... just connect to your PC and review in real time. [more…]

nac Image Technology, the most experienced name in specialty imaging systems, welcomes Axiom Optics to its family of North American Distributors!

May 2016

NIT Americas Inc. DBA / nac Image Technology, the leading global supplier of specialty imaging systems, is pleased to announce that it has signed a distribution agreement with Axiom Optics (www.axiomoptics.com), a leading west coast distributor of specialty optics. Camera specialist with Axiom Optics, Nick Lechocinski, will be responsible for the sale of High Speed Camera Systems distributed by NIT Americas Inc. in the Western Regional United States of America (Washington, Oregon and California). [more…]

NIT Americas Named Exclusive Distributor for Optronis family of CamRecord Digital High Speed Cameras in the Americas

March 2016

NIT, the leading distributor of high speed camera equipment and solutions has broadened its offer with the addition of the CamRecord family of high speed cameras. The versatile CamRecord products combine ultra-fast framing rates, optimal light sensitivity and ultra-long record times at relatively low cost. [more…]

NIT Americas Named Exclusive Distributor for Invisible Vision Ltd. family of Ultra High Speed Digital Framing Cameras for the Americas

March 2016

NIT, adds to its offer as the leading distributor of high speed camera equipment and solutions with the addition of Invisible Vision ultra high speed digital cameras. Invisible Vision cameras offer high resolution imaging at framing rates from 1 Million fps up to 1 Billion fps. [more…]

nac Image Technology Introduces the Memrecam HX-7

June 2015

nac Image Technology is proud to introduce the expansion of its Memrecam HX series family of cameras. The Memrecam HX7 is a compact, lightweight, self-contained, digital high speed camera that offers an astounding 5 Mega Pixel resolution at up to 800 fps, Full HD resolution at up to 2,000 fps, 1 Mega Pixel resolution at up to 3,600 fps, and so much more! [more…]

nac Image Technology Introduces the Memrecam Q1v

February 2015

nac Image Technology is proud to introduce the expansion of its Memrecam Q series family of cameras. The Memrecam Q1v captures images with VGA resolution at up to 8,000 fps, but provides unparalleled light sensitivity at up to 32,000 ISO! [more…]

nac Image Technology Introduces the Memrecam HX "E" Series

December 2014

nac Image Technology is pleased to introduce the Memrecam HX "E" Series of digital high speed camera systems. The Memrecam HX "E" is offered to those customers whose research applications may not require frame rates above ~200,000fps with shutter speeds faster than 1 micro-second, and whose budgets may be a bit constrained. [more…]

nac Image Technology Introduces the Memrecam Q-Hub Multi-Camera Synchronization and Control System

October 2014

nac Image Technology introduces the Memrecam Q-Hub, a Hi-G multi-camera network hub for connecting to up to four (4) Memrecam Q-Series cameras. The camera connects to a customer's central control system, distributing synchronization, trigger, and communications signals to all Q-Series cameras to which it is connected. [more…]

nac USA Expands into Metropolitan Washington, DC Area

August, 2014

nac Image Technology in the USA is growing again! We are pleased to announce the opening of an office in the vibrant Ballston area of Arlington, VA. [more…]

nac Image Technology Captures Sporting Excellence in Ultra Slow Motion with Hi-Motion II™

June 18, 2014

nac Image Technology is pleased to reveal that 8 of its Hi-Motion II™, Ultra Slow Motion camera systems are being used to capture some of the most iconic moments from the World Cup Games in Brazil. We are delighted that so many of those memorable shots have been taken with the Hi-Motion II, which has proved to have worked superbly in varied lighting conditions. We’ve really been able to help the viewer appreciate the supreme effort some of the footballers are putting into their performance. [more…]

nac Q1m High Speed Camera: The world’s smallest, self-contained, high performance, Hi-G Camera!

February 3, 2014

nac's newest addition the Memrecam Q Series features a 1.3 Mega Pixel sensor, compact, rugged design, supports standard C-mount and custom Hi-G lenses and produces brilliant color images at up to 2,000 fps at full resolution. [more…]

Partnership Focus: Crash Lab Support

February 3, 2014

Crash Lab Support (CLS), nac’s partner in the Great Lakes who specializes in “everything crash related”. Crash Lab Support offers crash and occupant safety test equipment and engineering services. Crash Lab Support’s extensive background in the crash analysis and occupant safety industries is a valuable asset to automotive and transportation customers looking for assistance in selecting the appropriate equipment for their high-speed imaging requirements. [more…]

nac Featured in FD Times

November 20, 2013

The Hi-Motion family of cameras are all full HD digital high-speed camera systems developed by nac Image Technology for the Broadcast Television Industry. Since the original Hi-Motion was first introduced in 2005, the system has been embraced by broadcasters and sports producers around the world, including the World Cup in 2006, Beijing 2008, Vancouver 2010 and more recently with 22 Hi-Motion II systems at the games in London in 2012, 5 systems at the SuperBowl 2013, 4 systems at the UEFA Champion's League Final 2013. [more…]

White Paper - Ultra Slo-Motion Camera - Hi-Motion Product Family

July 12, 2013

The Hi-Motion family of cameras are all full HD digital high-speed camera systems developed by nac Image Technology for the Broadcast Television Industry. Since the original Hi-Motion was first introduced in 2005, the system has been embraced by broadcasters and sports producers around the world, including the World Cup in 2006, Beijing 2008, Vancouver 2010 and more recently with 22 Hi-Motion II systems at the games in London in 2012, 5 systems at the SuperBowl 2013, 4 systems at the UEFA Champion's League Final 2013. [more…]

nac Camera Captures Voices via Neck Vibrations

Researchers at Waseda University in Tokyo are using one of nac's Memrecam HX high speed camera to decipher a person's words without the use of a microphone or lip reading. By recording at 10,000 fps., the camera is able to capture every "wavering wobble of neck flesh" that accompanies sounds from a person's voice box. A software program then turns the recorded images of skin vibrations into sound waves. The technique should allow scientists to hear words even if there's a lot of background noise. [more…]

nac Hi-Motion II™ used by Dutch NOS for live broadcast of Amstel Gold Race

April 17, 2013

During the live NOS broadcast of the Dutch cycling classic Amstel Gold Race, viewers were treated to stunning ultra slow motion shots coming live from a motorcycle camera in what is considered a world's first. Using a nac Hi-Motion II™ supplied by Netherlands-based full-service rental house Broadcast Rental, for the first time the ultra slow motion shots were transmitted live through a RF connection to the OB truck. In regular OB productions, the nac Hi-Motion II is connected via cable and the replay-operator controls the ultra slow motion footage from the camera. During the Amstel Gold Race, however, the slow motion footage was actually being triggered by the camera operator and the replays sent as a live feed to the director for broadcast. [more…]

Sports Biggest Event Trusts nac

January 23, 2013

Football fans around the world will be awed by unbelievable slow motion replay imagery during this Sunday's telecast of Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome between the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens on CBS! Fletcher Chicago will be providing five (5) of the new nac Hi-Motion II™ Ultra Slow Motion Digital cameras to capture the dramatic field action at this year's Super Bowl in New Orleans. [more…]

Lynx named Sales Agent for Brazil

December 5, 2012

nac Image Technology is pleased to announce a new agreement naming Lynx Tecnologia Eletrônica Ltda as our exclusive sales agent in Brazil, South America. [more…]

BSI deploys wireless nac Camera system for 100% of live coverage!

November 21, 2012

Broadcast Sports Inc. (BSI), a leading developer and service provider of wireless camera, audio and communication systems, used their new wireless version of the nac slow motion camera at the Chelsea Liverpool Premiership soccer game for Sky Sports on last Sunday. The wireless nac system was used to cover the live action for 100% of the game, replacing the standard RF camera while simultaneously providing a live replay feature. [more…]

Hi-Motion II Takes Center Stage at IBC

October 29, 2012

The Hi-Mo II is proving a popular specialist camera channel for broadcasters, who are fairly smitten by its ability to operate simultaneously as both a normal camera and as an ultra slo mo unit. Taking it wireless is the next step. [more…]

Broadcast Rental Purchases First nac Hi-Motion II for Mainland Europe

October 17, 2012

nac Image Technology is pleased to announce the first sale of its Hi-Motion II™ Ultra Slow Motion camera system to mainland Europe. Netherlands-based full-service rental house Broadcast Rental has bought one of the units for work across its portfolio of high-profile European clients. [more…]

nac's Newest Member of the HX High-Speed Camera Family: The HX-6!

October 8, 2012

The all new Memrecam HX-6 is like having two cameras in one– Providing the user with the best possible solutions: the highest resolutions available, the highest light sensitivity available AND ultra fast imaging! [more…]

nac's Hi-Motion II Captures the World of Sports

October 3, 2012

nac Image Technology's Hi-Motion II ultra-slow motion camera system is quickly gaining popularity and becoming a highly requested tool in the world of live sports broadcasting. This second generation Hi-Motion camera addresses the needs and incorporates the features requested by the operators who use the camera systems. Several reasons why this camera is so often requested in the field include: 1) The nac Hi-Motion II fits seamlessly into the workflow of sports broadcasting environments; 2) the nac Hi-Motion II camera provides unparalleled image clarity and detail enhancement; and 3) nac's engineering team has successfully implemented a number of features important to the live sports broadcasters, e.g. flicker suppression, wireless RF links, etc. As a result 2012 has been a banner year for nac Image Technology in the Sports and Entertainment World and live sports broadcasting has become an exciting growth area for nac Image Technology Inc. [more…]

Hi-Motion II Goes Wireless

September 13, 2012

Broadcast Sports, Inc. (BSI) a leading developer and service provider of wireless camera, audio and communication systems has partnered with nac of Japan to develop RF links for nac's high speed video camera. This engineering achievement from BSI means that, for the first time, the high speed nac equipment can be used without cables, and directors can place it anywhere where there is RF coverage at an event. [more…]

nac Image Technology Hi-Motion II™ Ultra Slow Motion HDTV Cameras with Flicker Suppression

September 3, 2012

nac Image Technology has successfully implemented the world's first real time flicker suppression system for ultra slow motion broadcast HDTV camera systems. nac's Hi-Motion II™ is the only ultra slow motion camera system available that allows the operator to adjust the camera "on the fly" during a live broadcast, mitigating and greatly reducing the flicker effect caused by stadium lighting. [more…]

nac Captures London's Sporting Excellence

August 15, 2012

London, England - nac Image Technology is pleased to reveal that 22 of its Hi-Motion II™, Ultra Slow Motion camera systems have been used to capture some of the most iconic moments from the sporting summer so far in London. [Read More: nac London Hi-Motion Release, and coverage by Live Production TV]

Hi-Motion II Camera Covers Wimbledon Championships

July 10, 2012

This year marked the 126th annual Wimbledon Championship in London England and Fletcher London rented out one of nac's Hi-Motion II camera's to Wimbledon to cover all of the action. The nac Hi-Motion II camera is one of a kind due to its 3 chip technology capturing more than 10X high speed images in full HD ensuring to produce a crystal clear image. [more…]

nac Cameras Capture Wimbledon Action

June 22, 2012

June 25 will be the start of the 2012 Wimbledon Championships and Fletcher London will be renting out multiple nac cameras to capture all of the action. The Wimbledon Championship takes place in London and is one of the largest tennis tournaments in the world. ... The tournament will begin early on Monday June 25th, and will progress all the way to its final stages and ending sometime on Sunday July 8th. The tournament will be televised everyday on ESPN and ESPN 2, so make sure to catch all of the highlights as our nac cameras capture all of the exciting action. [more…]

FIFA 2014 World Qualifiers: Oman vs. Japan

June 1, 2012

Japan will host a FIFA 2014 World Qualifying match as the visiting Oman national team comes to Saitama Stadium to take on the Japanese national team. There will be multiple nac cameras there to capture the entire game and show all of the highlights in ultra-slow motion. [more…]

nac Hi-Motion II Cameras Capture the 2012 UEFA Champions League Final

May 23, 2012

On Saturday, May 19th, Bayern Munich competed against Chelsea in the 2012 UEFA Champions League Final, and nac's Hi-Motion II cameras were there to catch all of the action! Fletcher London rented out two (2) of these ultra-slow motion cameras to be placed behind each goal diagonally across from one another. These locations proved to be advantageous as they were able to obtain ultra-slow motion footage of both the goals scored, one by each team, both scored in the latter part of the second half. [more…]

nac's GX-1 films Frozen Planet for the Discovery Channel

May 16, 2012

nac Memrecam cameras were instrumental throughout the filming of the "Frozen Planet", a BBC documentary being aired on the Discovery Channel and the Animal Planet Channel. This series consists of cameramen and their crews venturing out into the Arctic and Antarctic regions not only to survive the life-threatening conditions, but to capture some of the best wild-life footage ever seen. [more…]

A Perfect Golf Swing Seen In Ultra Slow Motion

Apr 27, 2012

Sports Illustrated's Golf.com does a segment on the perfect swing of the rising LPGA star Belen Mozo. It is through the use of a nac Memrecam camera viewers can see this perfect swing in ultra-slow motion, at its most beautiful and elegant form. [more…]

Press Coverage: ESPN Throws Out First Pitch on Sunday Night Baseball

Apr 6, 2012

ESPN made a big splash in the offseason with the blockbuster addition of Terry Francona to its Sunday Night Baseball booth. However, the arrival of the boisterous former Boston Red Sox manager is not the only change for Sunday Night Baseball this season: ESPN has also added a host of new production elements, including a second RF handheld camera, a second high-speed camera system, a battalion of GoPro miniature cameras, and possible use of "hot and cold zones" in its K Zone pitch-tracking system. [more…]

nac adds new Canadian Representative

Mar 1, 2012

nac Image Technology is pleased to announce an agreement with John Denenfeld of Velocity Dynamics to distribute nac products throughout Canada... John brings 25+ years of experience in the broadcast and industrial high speed video camera production markets to this new partnership. [more…]

Press Coverage: TNT Brings New Tech Tricks to NBA All-Star

Feb 28, 2012

TNT’s production of the NBA All-Star Weekend from the Amway Center in Orlando featured new toys, enhancements to old favorites, and core production techniques that the network has refined over the years. On hand was the new nac/Ikegami super-slow-motion camera system, which features three CCD sensors to improve picture performance. [more…]

Press Coverage: nac Hi-Motion II Cameras to Make Super Debut

Feb 5, 2012

nac Image Technology’s Hi-Motion II super-slow motion camera today will make its world-wide debut in style, providing replays for NBC Sports as well as the NFL World Feed during tonight’s broadcast of Super Bowl XLVI from Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. But it’s only the beginning of a busy period as Andy Hayford, nac Image Technology’s international sales manager says 30 of the units will be in the field by April.

The camera did make a debut nationally for a UFC fight on Fox Sports last weekend. Hayford says the camera did so well that it became the main handheld used during the fights.

The complete camera system brings together technology from nac and Ikegami that couples three CMOS sensors with the high-speed recording functionality. Hayford says the advantage of CMOS is it allows for higher frame rates than CCD sensors which max out at 90 frames per second. Tonight the cameras will operate at 300 fps. [more…]

Press Coverage: Ikegami Teams with nac, Fletcher on Hi-Motion Cameras at Super Bowl

Feb 3, 2012

Among the many sights TV viewers across the country will see during Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVI will be replays of ultra-slow-motion action captured by nac Image Technologies’ new Hi-Motion II ultra-motion camera system.

These ‘hi-motion’ cameras are unique in using a three-CMOS-sensor camera head with built-in memory to deliver greater than ten-times-speed (“10x”) for dramatic ultra-slow-motion playback of HD sports action. [more…]

Press Coverage: Fletcher Chicago To Provide Ultra Slow-Motion HDTV Cameras for Super Bowl XLVI

Feb 2, 2012

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. [more…]

nac Hi-Motion II™ ultra slow motion HDTV cameras to capture Super Bowl XLVI

Feb 2, 2012

Football fans around the world will be awed by unbelievable slow motion replay imagery during this Sunday's telecast of Super Bowl XLVI between the New York Giants and New England Patriots on NBC! Fletcher Chicago will be providing four (4) of the new nac Hi-Motion II™ Ultra Slow Motion Digital cameras to capture the dramatic field action at this year's Super Bowl. [more…]

Ikegami Provides Four nac Hi-MOTION II™ Ultra-Slow-Motion HDTV Camera Systems to Fletcher Camera for Super Bowl XLVI Coverage

Feb 2, 2012

Acclaimed Three-CMOS Ultra-Slow-Motion Cameras Are Among the Dozen Purchased by Fletcher Camera's Rental Division for Major-League Sports Coverage, Starting with the Super Bowl

Among the many thrilling sights TV viewers will see during this Sunday's telecast of Super Bowl XLVI will be replays of ultra-slow-motion football action captured in crystal clarity and fine detail by the new Hi-Motion II ultra-motion camera system. Made by nac Image Technology, a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced imaging and motion-analysis systems, these Hi-Motion cameras are unique in using a three-CMOS-sensor camera head with built-in memory to deliver greater than ten-times-speed (“10x”) for dramatic ultra-slow-motion playback of HD sports action. The new 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. [more…]

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