Stocked, compact, and affordable the ‘Hermes 1’ Mobile HD production van is built out of a Ford e350. Equipped with a shoreline and internal 7.5kw generator and UPS redundancy, Hermes 1 allows for ultimate flexibility in any environment… whatever your powering needs may be.
Three racks wide, we are designed to comfortably fit a medium crew by housing a firm position for a director/ producer, technical director, and graphics operator… with additional space for an engineer/ camera control operator, audio operator, and production assistant.
With our optional out-board trailer, we also add an additional position for graphics, replay, and engineer.
Ross Ultrix Carbonite w/ Black 1 Panel
20 simultaneous HD/SDI inputs and 20 outputs. Frame syncs, color correctors, and proc amps on every input… Ability to upconvert your HD sources. External Dashboard control system GUI runs on side PC for ease of use. 2 Full ME and 4 MiniMEs for a total of up to 22 Keyers utilizing 12 channel DVE + 4 chroma keyers. Support for live EDL.
5 HITACHI SK-HD1800 Fiber Optical Studio Systems
With 5 Fujinon - XA20SX8.5BERM 2/3" 8.5-170mm, 20x Zoom, HDTV ENG/EFP Lenses with 2x extenders… including zoom/focus controls. Remote camera control units in the truck.
5 Vinten Vision 100 Heads with Pozi-Loc Tripod Legs. Various Marshall, Black Magic, and Ikan Studio/ Field Monitors. Other lens configurations available pending separate price quote basis.
Ghost-Eye 1000M SDI Video Transmission Kit
Wireless Camera Adapter
Transmitting wireless HD video and audio transmission over 1000 meters (3250 feet), perfect for ENG crews feeding full HD video back to an OB van!
Ross XPression Studio
Multi-layered three channel input/output system with integrated Datalink functionality to allow connectivity to external data sources such as: XML, ADODB databases, RSS feeds, Excel spreadsheets, text files, sports scoreboards, and other custom feeds. Includes ability to playback clips with embedded audio for promos or commercial breaks.
Midas M32 Digital Mixer
Live performance and studio recording digital console with up to 40 simultaneous input channels with 32 award-winning MIDAS microphone pre-amplifiers. Open architecture allows for future 96 kHz operation, 192 kHz ADC and DAC converters for outstanding audio performance, Industry-leading design by Bentley* Motors Designer, 40 bit floating point digital signal processing, 8 DCA and 6 mute groups, 8 stereo signal processing effects engines, and 25 MIDAS PRO motorized 100 mm faders!
Ross Video Blackstorm Video Server
With two dedicated playout channels and playlist functionality. The server is controllable via Ross Dashboard client on our network. Enabled for switcher control via AMP protocol (Cue and Play commands.) Ideal for playout of commercial video spots, looping backgrounds, replay wipes, and more!
Newtek 3 Play 440
Get a second look with our 4 in, 2 out slow motion replay system. You can use this box in the traditional replay workflow or even for simple quick record and playback functionality.
RTS Digital Intercom Matrix
The Hermes HD Production Truck features a full RTS digital intercom matrix with a mix of KP5032 and KP4016 key panels. Integrated POTS line with talent IFBs. We also have wireless headsets that can be placed on any channel!
5 Blackmagic HyperDeck Studio Pro SSD recorders
With routable auxiliary outputs from our switcher we are able to take 5 simultaneous recordings of any combination for program redundancy, iso records on camera sources, or independent clean-feeds.
Live Video Web Streaming Capable
Internet Video/ Audio Streaming
IP streaming is supported with a rich set of video networking protocols including UDP, and RTMP or HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), which allows connections to popular CDN’s for web steaming applications, internal monitoring or streaming to set- top boxes and mobile devices on to grab your audience's attention...