- Middle Tennessee State University's Department of Electronic Media Communications is giving its students real-world television production training with a 40-foot, $1.7 million mobile HD production truck.
- The truck is being used to cover sporting events, award shows, and music and theater productions.
- When using the truck, the student-run production team are equipped with its "two Canon HJ18ex28B portable HD super-telephoto EFP lenses (with 2x extenders), five Canon KJ17ex7.7B portable HD ENG lenses, one Canon KJ10ex4.5B portable HD wide-angle ENG lens, and two Canon XF305 professional file-based HD camcorders."
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Students in Middle Tennessee State University's (MTSU) Department of Electronic Media Communications are getting real-world television production training, thanks to the institution's new mobile HD production vehicle. The department's student-run production team is using the 40-foot, $1.7 million production truck to cover sporting events, award shows, and music and theater productions. ...