HDC4300/2500 Series Camera 4-Day Training

15% off when you register by February 15th, 2017 with promo code HDC2017

This HDC-4300/ 2500 camera systems course is designed to give participants a 'big picture' look at the 4K/HD Live Camera Ecosystem and then dives into the maintenance/alignments of the individual system components; targeting the maintenance and alignments of the camera, camera control unit (CCU), master setup unit (MSU), remote control panel(RCP), and baseband processing unit (BPU). The camera system maintenance and alignments follow exacting factory recommended procedures to ensure signal integrity is optimized throughout the signal path and facilitating true-to-life image reproduction.

The HDC-4300/ 2500 camera family is designed to provide a wide range of choices of 4K and HDTV configurations to fulfill the increasing demands for multiple global digital origination formats from almost all applications including broadcasters, filmmakers, production companies, etc. By fully exploiting advanced 4K technology in the HDC-4300, Sony in continuously improving the delivery of true-to-life reality, emotion, and excitement - helping audiences feel as if they're really present in the captured video scene. To ensure the true-to-life experience is achieved, the HDC-4300/2500 Camera Ecosystem needs imaging performance requirements and system integration that must be met with sufficient precision to ensure that high-quality color reproduction and image resolution are achieved throughout the delivery chain without introducing unacceptable artifacts or interruptions.

Upon completion of the course, participants should have a firm understanding of how a HDC-4300/2500 live camera system is configured and built. Participants should also have a deep understanding of how to perform optimum camera electrical alignments, software/firmware upgrades, disassembly/assembly of all system equipment. This knowledge will enhance a participant's ability to deploy, troubleshoot, and repair professional camera video equipment used in the current UHD/HD Ecosystem; both in real-time and non-real-time production environments.

Targeted Audience
Professionals with a working interest in the UHD-HDR Ecosystem such as: Engineers and Technicians who will troubleshoot, repair, perform alignments, and use HDC-4300/ -2500 Camera Systems Engineers, Technicians and Craft Engineers who will deploy and use HDC-4300/ -2500 Camera Systems Engineers, Technicians and Craft Engineers involved with content creation, distribution and delivery of HD/4K Owners of legacy HDC series camera systems looking to brush up on the current camera technology trends will also find this course to be extremely valuable.

Learning Objectives
Operator setup and menus signal system and adjustments
HD and CCD signal processing and alignments
4K HDR system setup
RCP, MSU, and CCU setup
Camera system calibration
Camera file system 24sF (segmented frame)
Imaging section
Signal processing
Video signal adjustment concepts such as Knee, Slope, Gamma and system formats

Class Instructor
The class instructor has over 18 years of experience in the engineering and management of broadcast/production camera systems. A proven and trusted Sony expert that was previously employed with the Sony Electronics' Broadcast and Systems Solutions Company as a Senior Principal Engineer. During his company tenure, he was instrumental in the product development and engineering support of innovative technology in new live production camera systems. He has led and managed numerous live video camera productions at professional sporting venues, ranging from major PGA, NFL, MLB, NASCAR, UFC, Championship Horse racing, and collegiate sporting events.

Dates:   March 14th – 17, 2017 (4 days)

Sony Training Institute (Teaneck)
123 West Tryon Ave
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Price per student:
Price per student before February 15th: $2720 USD
Price per student on or after February 16th: $3200 USD
Promotions code*:
(Please enter promo code in the "PO" section when registering). Group discount is available when sending more than 2 students to the same class; please send inquiry to for details.

Click here to learn more or register online, or contact us at or 408-352-4500.

* Terms and Conditions: To receive your 15% discount, you must register by 11:59:59 PST on 02/15/2017 AND enter promo code HDC2017 in the 'PO Number' field when registering online, or mention it when registering by phone. You must provide the promo code when registering in order to receive the discount. Discount applies only to the classes listed above. Discount will not appear during registration, it will be given at the time of invoicing. We will contact you for payment information after we receive your registration; this promotion may not be combined with any other training discounts off standard pricing.