Samsung Selects Superhero Video Competition Winner for His Portrayal of Anton van Leeuwenhoek

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As the winner, Tyler receives $500 and a SAMCAM 860 document camera for his school.

Tyler portraying Anton van Leeuwenhoek

His performance as ‘the Father of Microbiology’ was creative and a lot of fun to watch.

Samsung Techwin America’s Electronic Imaging Division (, a leader in document camera technology, today announced that Tyler, a first grader from Reinhard Early Childhood Center in Bellmore, New York has won the Spring Superhero competition with his imaginative portrayal of Anton van Leeuwenhoek. “His performance as ‘the Father of Microbiology’ was creative and a lot of fun to watch,” said Richard Bellomy, V.P. of Sales for Samsung Techwin’s Electronic Imaging Division. “I would like to congratulate Tyler and all of the Superhero competitors for their phenomenal entries. This competition is meant to be fun and engaging, and we receive so many wonderful entries that it is always difficult to select just one winner.” Visit to view the videos of the top ten finalists and get ready for the Fall 2012 Superhero competition that begins on September, 1, 2012.

Rules and Guidelines:
Any student in grades K-12 who attends school in a United States or Federal Territory is eligible to enter a digital video of 1-3 minutes in length. Students are to portray a historical character and are judged on presentation performance, character and content accuracy, and content quality. One student winner is selected per competition and receives $500. In addition, a SAMCAM 860 document camera is given to their class. Students just need to go to to enter the fall quarter competition starting September 1, 2012. The MSRP of the Samsung SAMCAM 860 is $799.

For more information about Samsung Techwin America’s Electronic Imaging Division and its full line of affordable and innovative document cameras, call 877-213-1222, ext. 3306 or go to

About Samsung Techwin America – Electronic Imaging Division
Samsung Techwin America is a market leader in document cameras for use in the education sector, ranging from K-12 to universities, courtroom applications, as well as numerous Fortune 500 companies. Every Samsung document camera provides the quality and innovation that has built the Samsung name─ quality optics, a robust feature set, a wealth of user-friendly features, and state-of-the-art digital imaging technology. Additionally Samsung Techwin markets a full line of security products under the CCTV Division. Samsung Techwin America is the U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Techwin Co., Ltd. in Sungnam Kyungki-Do, Korea. Samsung is the world’s 11th largest company.

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