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JVC VF-HP900G Instructions Manual

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  • Page 1 STUDIO VIEWFINDER VF-HP900G INSTRUCTIONS About INSTRUCTIONS Please view INSTRUCTIONS from the URL link below. North America: Europe: China: Please read the following before getting started: Thank you for purchasing this product. Before operating this unit, please read the instructions carefully to ensure the best possible performance.
  • Page 3: Safety Precautions

    Safety Precautions FOR USA These are general Important Safety Instructions and certain items may not apply to all appliances. Important Safety Instructions Read these instructions. Keep these instructions. Heed all warnings. Follow all instructions. Do not use this apparatus near water. Clean only with dry cloth.
  • Page 4 POUR LES ÉTATS-UNIS Ces informations sont des CONSIGNES DE SÉCURITÉ IMPORTANTES et certains points peuvent ne pas s’appliquer à tous les appareils. CONSIGNES DE SÉCURITÉ IMPORTANTES Lire ces instructions. Conserver ces instructions. Tenir compte de tous les avertissements. Respecter toutes les instructions. Ne pas utiliser cet appareil à...
  • Page 6 Changes or modifications not Des changements ou modifications approved by JVC could void the non approuvés par JVC peuvent user’s authority to operate the annuler le droit de l’utilisateur de faire equipment. This equipment has been fonctionner l’appareil.
  • Page 7 CAUTION: Attention: The mains plug shall remain readily La prise secteur doit être opérationnelle. operable. Débranchez immédiatement la fiche Remove the mains plug immediately if secteur si le produit ne fonctionne pas the product functions abnormally. normalement. WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR AVERTISSEMENT : POUR EVITER SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT LES RISQUES D’INCENDIE OU...
  • Page 8: Table Of Contents

    Contents CAUTION: Introduction To prevent shock, do not open the cabinet. Safety Precautions ..........3 No user serviceable parts inside. Refer servicing to qualified personnel. Contents ............8 Precautions for Proper Use ....... 9 Names of Parts ..........10 WARNING Operation of this equipment in a Preparations residential environment could cause...
  • Page 9: Precautions For Proper Use

    Precautions for Proper Use a soft cloth to wipe the product. Do not wipe using thinner or benzene, as doing so may cause the surface to melt or turn cloudy. When there is significant soiling, wipe using a cloth by dipping it in a neutral detergent that is diluted with water, followed by cleaning using a dry cloth.
  • Page 10: Names Of Parts

    Names of Parts F [EXIT] Button Pressing the button in the viewfinder menu or camera menu moves the display to the menu at the next higher Front level. Pressing the button when the menu is at the highest hierarchical level returns the display to the normal screen. G [VOL./MENU/SET] Knob (Button) For adjusting the volume level and operating or configuring the menus.
  • Page 11 Rear F [DC IN] Terminal (XLR type, 4-pin) Input terminal for DC 12 V power supply (max. DC 17 V). Memo : If this unit is connected to a camera via a VF cable, there is no need to supply power from the [DC IN] terminal. G [VF CABLE] Terminal To connect a VF cable, remove the rear cover.
  • Page 12: Preparations

    Connecting the VF Cable 3 Plug the supplied VF cable firmly into the [VF CABLE] terminal To connect a VF cable, do so after turning off the power switch on the camera unit. Connect the [VF CABLE] terminal of the viewfinder to the [VF] terminal of the camera using the supplied VF cable.
  • Page 13: Attaching The Protective Cover

    Attaching the Protective Attaching the Shoe Mount Cover The supplied shoe mount can be mounted to the 1/4" screw hole located on the bottom surface of A protective cover can also be mounted if screen this unit. protection is needed. 1 Mount the protective cover with the 4 M2 screws supplied Protective Cover...
  • Page 14: Operating The Viewfinder Menus

    Operating the Camera Before configuring the function settings, ensure Menus that the terminals are correctly connected. The camera menu can be operated when this unit Operating the Viewfinder is connected to a camera via a VF cable. For more details on the camera menu, refer to the Menus instruction manual of the camera.
  • Page 15: Configuring Shortcuts (Function Button)

    (Function Button) Features that can be assigned are as follows. Center Marker, Marker Aspect, Check Field, Scan, The VF-HP900G allows each of the function Aspect, Peaking[F2], False Color, Zebra Mode, buttons (F1 to F7) to be assigned with a shortcut Histogram, Level Meter, Waveform[F1], Time function.
  • Page 16: List Of Viewfinder Menus

    List of Viewfinder Menus Setting value with the R mark is the factory default. Picture Settings related to picture quality Item Description Setting Value Brightness For adjusting the black level. 0 to R50 to 100 Contrast For adjusting the contrast level of 0 to R45 to 100 the bright areas in the image.
  • Page 17 Item Description Setting Value Gamma For selecting a gamma correction Off, 1.8, 2.0, R2.2, 2.35, 2.4, 2.6, 2.8 value. (1.8: equivalent to γ1.8, 2.0: equivalent to γ2.0, 2.2: equivalent to γ2.2, 2.35: equivalent to γ2.35, 2.4: equivalent to γ2.4, 2.6: equivalent to γ2.6, 2.8: equivalent to γ2.8) For selecting a preset HDR.
  • Page 18 Function Settings related to video images Item Description Setting Value Scan For selecting a scan mode. RAspect, 1:1, Zoom Aspect: Enables the [Aspect] item. 1:1: Displays in the same resolution as the input signal (life size). The aspect ratio varies with the input signal. Zoom: Enables the [Zoom] item.
  • Page 19 Audio Settings on audio signals Item Description Setting Value Volume For adjusting the volume. 0 to R50 to 100 Level Meter Displays or hides the level meter. ROff, Ch1-Ch4, Ch1-Ch16 Ch1-Ch16 is forcibly displayed when [Waveform] is configured to “Multi”. [Level Meter] only supports 1ch and 2ch during HDMI input.
  • Page 20: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Troubleshooting Check Power does not turn on Ensure that the VF cable and power cable are plugged in securely. Turn on the power of the camera. Check the position of the power switch at the back of this unit. No video image Ensure that the VF cable is plugged in securely.
  • Page 21 Accessories Accessories Quantity INSTRUCTIONS Warranty Card (for USA) *The Warranty Card is included in the INSTRUCTIONS. 使用说明书 (for CHINA) 保修卡 (for CHINA) *The 保修卡 is included in the 使用说明书. VF cable (0.8 m) Number plate Protective cover Protective cover mounting screws (M2) Shoe mount Dimensional Outline Drawing (Unit: mm) * The specifications and appearance of this product are subject to changes for further improvement...
  • Page 22: Available Signal Formats

    Available Signal Formats VF-HP900G Available Signal Format INPUT STATUS Display Signal Format (③ Input Signal) SDI (SD/HD/3G) HDMI Camera 1080/60i 1080i60Hz 1080/59.94i 1080i59.94Hz 1080/50i 1080i50Hz 1080/60p 1080p60Hz 1080/59.94p 1080p59.94Hz 1080/50p 1080p50Hz 1080/30p 1080p30Hz 1080/29.97p 1080p29.97Hz 1080/25p 1080p25Hz 1080/24p 1080p24Hz 1080/23.97p 1080p23.98Hz...
  • Page 23 STATUS Display The following information is displayed at the bottom of the viewfinder menu screen. A Input mode (SDI/HDMI/Camera) B 3G-SDI mapping information (LevelA/LevelB) only in 3G-SDI mode C Input signal format (1080p59.94Hz, ...) Memo : Information displayed in STATUS Display will not appear on the screen even after switching the input or signal.
  • Page 24 Information on Disposal of Old Electrical and Electronic Informazioni sull’eliminazione dei prodotti elettrici ed Equipment and Batteries (applicable for countries that have elettronici e delle batterie (per i Paesi che adottano la adopted separate waste collection systems) raccolta differenziata dei rifiuti) Products and batteries with the symbol (crossed-out I prodotti e le batterie recanti questa icona (bidone wheeled bin) cannot be disposed as household waste.
  • Page 25 ‫מידע בדבר השלכה לאשפה של ציוד חשמלי ואלקטרוני ישן וכן סוללות‬ Bu ürün 28300 sayılı Resmi Gazete’de yayımlanan Atik .(‫)רלוונטי למדינות שמשתמשות במערכת איסוף אשפה מופרדת‬ Elektrikli ve Elektronik Eşyalarin Kontrolü Yönetmeliğe uygun olarak üretilmiştir. X ‫לא ניתן להשליך מוצרים וסוללות עם הסימון )פח אשפה עם‬ .‫עליו( כאשפה...
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