• Short Summary

    A TV TRANSISTOR CAMERA, WEIGHING FOUR POUNDS, DEMONSTRATED AT NOTTINGHAM, UK, FEB 9, OPERATES DIRECTLY INTO TV RECEIVERS - ALLOWING VIEWERS TO SEE THEMSELVES ON THEIR OWN SCREENS.

  • Description

    A TV TRANSISTOR CAMERA, WEIGHING FOUR POUNDS, DEMONSTRATED AT NOTTINGHAM, UK, FEB 9, OPERATES DIRECTLY INTO TV RECEIVERS - ALLOWING VIEWERS TO SEE THEMSELVES ON THEIR OWN SCREENS.

    BUT THE MAIN USE IS TO PROVIDE LOW COST CLOSED CIRCUIT TELEVISION.THE DESIGNER, MR.NORMAN RUTHERFORD, 28, SET UP IN THIS BUSINESS FOUR YEARS AGO.TODAY 85 PEOPLE WORK FOR HIM.

    WEST GERMANY HAVE ORDERED 4,000 OF HIS MINIATURE CAMERAS FOR CLOSED-CIRCUIT TELEVISION IN INDUSTRY.HIS AIM NOW IS TO MANUFACTURE A TELEVISION TAPE RECORDER - FOR PICTURES AND SOUND RECORDED BY THIS MINIATURE CAMERA.THE TAPE WOULD THEN BE "PLAYED BACK" INTO A TV SET.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAH6Q2STZTNYU37JO20NDZSEZO
    Media URN:
    VLVAH6Q2STZTNYU37JO20NDZSEZO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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