PANASONIC EXTENDS FREE EDIUS NEO 2 SOFTWARE OFFER TO SEP. 30, 2010
FOR AVCCAM CAMCORDERS AND HANDHELD RECORDER
* A $229 value with Faster Native Format Editing *

SECAUCUS, NJ (February 12, 2010)
Ė Panasonic Broadcast announced it is extending to September 30, 2010 the offer of free Grass Valley EDIUS* Neo 2 editing software with the purchase of an AVCCAM** camcorder or handheld recorder.

About AVCCAM
Panasonicís AVCCAM series brings the benefits of solid-state HD recording to budget-conscious professionals with a range of affordable camera and recorder products that record with inexpensive, widely-available SD/SDHC cards. The professional AVCCAM line includes the AG-HMC40 compact handheld, the popular AG-HMC150 handheld, the shoulder-mount AG-HMC70, the AG-HMR10 AVCCAM recorder and its optional AG-HCK10 camera head. AVCHD is supported by a wide range of editing options including Apple Final Cut Pro 6.0.5, Adobe Premier Pro CS4, EDIUS Pro 5 and EDIUS Neo 2. In addition, a free transcoder, available for download at www.panasonic.com/avccam, converts AVCHD files to DVCPRO HD P2 and downconverted DV files for use with most existing professional editing packages.

About Panasonic Broadcast
Panasonic Broadcast & Television Systems Co. is a leading supplier of broadcast and professional video products and systems. Panasonic Broadcast is a Unit of Panasonic Corporation of North America. The company is the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation (NYSE: PC) and the hub of Panasonicís U.S. branding, marketing, sales, service and R&D operations. For more information on Panasonic Broadcast products, visit www.panasonic.com/broadcast.

 

* EDIUS is a trade mark of Grass Valley Inc.
** AVCCAM is the brand name of Panasonic’s professional AVCHD products
*** This promotional offer may be subject to discontinuation, and/or new camera recorders may be added to the promotion.
**** Please visit the following Grass Valley website -- www.grassvalley.com/products/edius_neo_2_booster -- for EDIUS Neo 2 Booster for details and operating conditions.