Museum of the Broadcast Television Camera

RCA Hawkeye HC-1 vintage camera

RCA Hawkeye HC-1 camera
1st generation multi-role camera with a choice of 'Backs', shown above with the HR-1 recorder back which was based on the VHS transport system and used the same size cassette.


Introduction to Chromatrak recording and the HR1 recorder


It is extensivley reported in the RCA "Broadcast News" numbers 170 & 172 available from
and in "Profesional Video" Feb. 1984.