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Robotics

At a glance.

Studio Robotic Camera Systems

Ross Video has the most complete studio robotics offering available, whether you are looking for the unparalleled smoothness of a track-based system, the unbeatable flexibility of a free-roaming pedestal, or the simple efficiency of a standalone pan & tilt head. All Ross robotic systems are designed, developed and manufactured in-house, using state-of-the-art technologies that provide industry-leading accuracy, precision, and payload capacity.

Improve Your Look

Deliver more compelling productions with superior tools and technologies that make your productions come to life and help capture and hold your audience’s attention. Get creative by utilizing the best equipment for your environment with track-based dolly, free-roaming pedestal, or standalone pan & tilt head options.

Automate Productions

Dramatically increase production efficiency, while delivering superior quality and consistency with accurate and repeatable robotic recalls. Integrate with Ross OverDrive, or other third party automated production control systems, to fully realize benefits of studio automation.

Augment Reality

Rely on accurate and repeatable tracking data from our integrated absolute tracking systems, and combine with Ross XPression and/or Frontier real-time 3D graphics to create stunningly realistic Virtual Sets and Augmented Reality, or integrate with an existing 3rd party render engine.

Studio Robotics Overview Video

Furio is the leading track-based camera system, with over 300 dollies installed in more than 30 countries around the world. Offering unparalleled smoothness, accuracy and flexibility, Furio is the ultimate tool for creating stunning visuals, higher quality productions, and more efficient workflows.

Features

Superior Performance

Ross robotic systems are engineered to outperform competitive offerings, providing more flexibility, better workflows, and highly consistent productions. Learn more…

Modern Control Architecture

All Ross studio robotic solutions communicate natively over internet protocol (IP), using a flexible and open control protocol. This makes our robots easy to implement and manage, simplifying installation into new and existing studios. Learn more…

Global Deployments & Support

With thousands of robotic systems deployed around world, few suppliers have more experience with installing, commissioning and maintaining robotic systems than Ross Video. As with all Ross products, you will enjoy the industry’s best support, legendary for its customer-oriented approach. Learn more…

Pan & Tilt Heads

With a wide range of pan and tilt heads, Ross Robotics has a model suitable for just about any application, from extremely large payloads of up to 90 kgs (200 lbs) to ultra-quiet, compact heads that are perfect for mounting in smaller studios where space is at a premium; all with industry-leading pan and tilt speeds. In addition to fully robotic heads, Ross also offers the VRzero encoder interface module packaged with Cartoni manual fluid heads to provide accurate virtual tracking data for manually operated cameras.

BlackBird Elevation Systems

The Ross family of BlackBird PTL (Pan/Tilt/Lift) Pedestals combine robotic elevation with a pan and tilt head for cameras that are typically left in the same floor position for the duration of a show.

Furio Dolly Systems

With the ability to produce silky smooth, sweeping on-air dolly shots, which can then be precisely repeated over and over again at the push of a button, Furio allows broadcasters to create more dynamic looks – while also delivering higher quality and repeatability, and lowering operating costs.

CamBot Robotic Pedestals

The CamBot family of free-roaming XY pedestals offers three distinct choices to suit a wide variety of studio layouts and capital budgets.

SmartShell Control System

Whether you have Furio dollies, free-roaming CamBot pedestals, PT heads or PTL pedestals, all of your Ross robotic systems can be controlled by a common control system using a centralized Ethernet-based architecture.

Applications

This product can be used as part of the following
Smart Production Solutions:

Sports & Live Events

Government

News

Corporate

Virtual Studio

House of Worship

Mobile

Education

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User Stories

  • From the technology standpoint, we made the right investment. Watch the video…

    Luis Pantoja
    Senior Director at SportsNet New York
  • The Furio rail system allows us to memorize and recall positions to create multiple points-of-view on the set, with more shot capabilities. Watch the video…

    Etinenne Favereau
    Chef de projects techniques pour RTS
  • Our new studio had to be versitle, innovative, flexible, and reliable. Watch the video…

    Guy Hannaert
    Project Manager at Medialaan

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Brochures

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Furio SE Studio Brochure Download
VR100 Brochure Download
Cambot Brochure Download
BlackBird Brochure Download
SmartShell Brochure Download

Cut Sheets

Cut Sheets
VRzero Cut Sheet Download

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