Canon announces Remote-Control HD Pan-Tilt-Zoom Cameras- BU-46H and BU-51H

Building on the success of its remote-control HD pan-tilt camera systems, Canon U.S.A, has introduced two new models with additional features to serve a wide range of broadcast and professional users. Canon’s new BU-46H outdoor and BU-51H indoor remote-control cameras deliver the exceptional HD video imagery, versatile performance. Canon’s new BU-46H and BU-51H remote-control HD cameras include a new 2X digital extender to double the image size of distant objects captured with the cameras’ 20X Canon HD zoom lens (4.5 – 90mm). Both cameras are equipped with three 1/3-inch (1.67 million-pixel) CCD sensors (1440 H x 1080 V) and also feature an advanced Canon Auto Focus function and Canon’s sophisticated Image Stabilizer technology.

The Canon BU-46H can pan through ± 340 degrees and tilt + 30 degrees ~ -50 degrees in highly precise and smoothly choreographed movements specifically designed to address multiple applications. The BU-46H is designed for exterior POV applications such as sports stadiums, horse-racing tracks, broadcast television “skycams,” and many others. The BU-46H outdoor remote-control camera features a weatherproof housing that meets the IP-45 specifications for dust- and waterproof-efficiency.The total weight of the BU-46H is 17 kg. (approx. 37 lbs.); the total weight of the BU-51H is 11 kg. (approx. 24 lbs.).