Itsi Atkins SegwayNYNY Reviews the NAB Show from Las Vegas

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Itsi Atkins and SegwayNYNY exhibited the new SegwayGlideCam at the 2006 NAB show in Las Vegas. The NAB world’s largest electronic media show embraced Itsi Atkins’ Segilde camera plateform . Itsi shares his impression of the event as a tradeshow reviewer.

The National Broadcaster Association world’s largest electronic media show at the Las Vegas Convention Center ended a weeklong exposition of the latest industry technology. Attendees at the convention were treated to cutting-edge products and demonstrations that will impact the future of electronic media.

The winners of the AIM award for innovations in media content creations, included: Adobe Production Studio, Apple Final Cut Studio, Autodesk Maya, Canon, Panasonic, Red Digital Cinema and Sony.

Seventeen awards in total were granted in three categories: Content Creation, Content Delivery and Content Management.

The Seg-GlideCam, an adaptation by , was among the several new camera platforms utilizing the SegwayHT.

The Seg-GlideCam demonstrates a camera platform for use with video, film or still photography that provides standard camera mounts and the seating options manufactured by This unit is and an all in one camera dolly.

In addition. SegwayNYNY was hosted at NAB by Ulrich Kahlert of a hands free transporter. The Handsfree transporter is the first use of the Segway for Seadicam which utilizes a no hands steering arrangement. Kahlert demonstrated his unique invention to hundreds of industry reps. This Handsfree transporter will be the standard for the future of steadicam use. For more information contact

A Hollywood film producer/upm and founder of NYSegwayTours, itsi Atkins’ review concludes, “NAB expo was a four star event worthy of international praise. The Las Vegas Convention Center venue, a massive structure, managed the event with total professionalism. In today’s world of imposing restricting security, this tradeshow’s handled security concerns, with professionalism and courtesy. The NAB and Las Vegas Convention Center desire top praise for a job well done.”


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