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Old September 12th, 2007, 03:55 AM   #1
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autocue systems for hire / purchase?

Hi there,

I have a DVX100a camera and I've started doing some corporate projects which would benefit greatly from an autocue system. I've done a little searching on the web and I can't find anything cheaper than 2500 (which is way over my budget). These expensive systems include everything - the half-silvered glass, a TFT screen, a computer, the software etc.

What I'm looking for a package which includes JUST the half-silvered glass, the mounting apparatus and the some software which I can run on my laptop (i.e. I want to use my laptop as the "display device" for the autocue).

Do such systems exist? I'm 99% sure I saw an article about a year ago about an autocue system which uses a PDA.

Failing this, does anyone know of a cheap autocue system I could hire here in London?

Many thanks,
Jack
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Old March 6th, 2008, 03:54 PM   #2
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I think you are looking for this:

http://www.bodelin.com/proprompter/pocketpc.html

[edit]Hmmm... I just noticed that this is an old topic ;-)[/edit]
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Old March 6th, 2008, 04:11 PM   #3
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Creative Video have a few at varying prices.
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