As Technologist for Panasonic’s Broadcast, Cinema, Pro Video Systems Group, responsibilities include working with Panasonic’s core technologies; imaging devices, displays, and the technology partners aligned with Panasonic’s video compression and file-based workflow technologies. Previous positions with Panasonic have included engineering management responsibilities for cameras and VTRs, and Olympic Project Manager for the 1992 Games.
Prior to joining Panasonic in 1991, Mr. Mahrer was employed at NBC’s Technical Development group at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, NY.
Mr. Mahrer holds two US patents for embedded network data signaling.
A frequent speaker at SMPTE, and industry events, including past AVXPOs!
Panasonic Systems Solutions Company of North America, a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, delivers game-changing technology solutions that deliver customized experiences to drive better outcomes—for our customers and our customers’ customers. Panasonic designs and manufactures reliable, flexible and dependable products and solutions to help create, capture and deliver information of all types, especially where, when and how it is needed. The complete suite of Panasonic professional solutions for government and commercial enterprises of all sizes addresses unified business communications, mobile computing, security and surveillance, retail point-of-sale, office productivity, audio and visual systems (projectors, displays & digital signage) and professional video production.
Events featuring Steve Mahrer
Wednesday, Oct 16
2:15PM - 3:00PM
Cutting Edge Pavilion
With the need to reduce costs, increase efficiency and improve the quality of studio production, new tools and techniques are required. Panasonic, working with technology partners: Tecnopoint, Brainstorm, and BlackTrax present a Smart Studio concept with real-time Multiple Region-of-Interest virtual cameras, automated Talent tracking, Virtual Sets and floor / ceiling dollies and Totem columns ideal for Panasonic's advanced 4k PTZ cameras. Providing flexibility, automated and repeatable camera moves and angles, this concept invites use on news sets, morning shows and similar venues where economies, but the need to retain full creative control is required.