PTZOptics ZCAM Camera - PTVL-ZCAM
PTZOptics ZCAM Cameras
Network-Connected SDI Broadcast Cameras
Affordable SDI Broadcast Cameras
Network-connected SDI cameras designed for professional video streaming with built-in SDI and PoE (Power Over Ethernet).
Compact SDI POV Cameras
PTZOptics ZCAM models are the the ideal way to affordably add more options for your video production team. The 20X-ZCAM uses the same lens as our 20X PTZ models for seamless color matching. Enjoy easy setup and integration with Power Over Ethernet and advanced remote control options.
Capture unique viewing angles with the ability to deploy cameras up to 300′ away with regular Ethernet cabling. Each compact ZCam includes an option for NDI integration which provides seamless integration into video production software such as vMix, Wirecast, xSplit, MimoLive, OBS (Open Broadcaster Software), Livestream Studio and more. With the ability to connect to high-quality 3G SDI equip video switchers PTZOptics ZCams can be used with a wide variety of hard video switchers from Blackmagic Design, Roland, and NewTek as well. ZCam’s are an affordable way to add additional video shots to your production for graduation ceremonies, musical performances, school broadcasters, sports, and much more.
Multi-Purpose POV Video Cameras
In just 10 minutes, see how easy it is to setup this advanced live streaming camera system to work with your video production workflow.
ZCam Products Overview
Teamwork Makes the Dream Work!
ZCAM models are built to capture a specific area of your space. Increase the quality of your video production using a ZCAM in conjunction with a PTZOptics pan, tilt and zoom camera. Use the PTZ camera for close ups and subject tracking with the ZCAM ready for your next transition.
Capture incredible close ups with the ZCam-VL
Compact POV (Point of View) cameras provide an affordable way to add additional video inputs into your video production system. Whether you choose to use traditional 3G SDI connectivity or IP streaming options such as RTMP, RTSP or NDI the ZCams have multiple options. Consider using any C/CS lens type with the variable lens ZCam to capture all kinds of video with this adaptable POV camera.
Be seen in 1080p
3G SDI High Definition 1080p video with lossless 4X/20X optical zoom (Model Specific).
Panasonic CMOS Sensor
Full 1080p quality from a built-in 1/2.7 inch HD CMOS Sensor.
3G SDI is a preferred cabling for 1080p video over long distances.
Wide Field of View
The PTZOptics ZCam-VL models offer a wide field of view with the ability to zoom into narrow a 28 degrees the 20X ZCAMS can zoom into just 3 degrees.
RS-485 Camera Control
The RS-485 control interface can be used with VISCA or Pelco commands for zoom controls.
Built-in Motion Detection
A great feature for including the video stream into a security system.
Live RTMP Streaming
Every PTZOptics camera has the ability to live stream directly from the camera to your favorite CDN. Simply plugin your CDN’s RTMP Streaming information into the IP interface of your camera and start streaming!
Power Over Ethernet
PTZOptics HD-SDI camera models also include PoE (Power Over Ethernet). The Ethernet port can be used for power, control and video streaming.
IP Video Streaming
Every PTZOptics camera include IP Streaming and network control. Taking things a step further we offer our software open source so developers can customize any experience.
3 Year Warranty
PTZOptics offers the industries best 3 Year Warranty. Repairs are handled in our USA repair center located outside Philadelphia, PA.
The PTZOptics cameras are able to capture and store still and moving image recordings (as .jpg and .mp4 files, respectively) locally to the camera’s internal memory for retrieval via the camera’s network port.