PTZJoy™ THD is a VISCA PTZ Camera Controller that allows users to control VISCA pan/tilt/zoom cameras from a NewTek TriCaster HD/XD or Livestream system through Serial RS-232, RS-422, or USB ports.
Control cameras locally with virtual controls, any USB joystick, and keyboard hotkeys or use the WebRemote for far-end camera control from the web browser of any mobile device or computer over a Wi-Fi, LAN, or WAN Network.
Compatible with: TriCaster Mini, TriCaster 40, Tricaster 410, TriCaster 455, Tricaster 460, TriCaster 855, Tricaster 860, TriCaster 8000, TriCaster TCXD300, Livestream Studio HD31, Livestream Studio HD51, Livestream Studio HD510, Livestream Studio HD550, Livestream Studio HD1710, and all other Windows-based live production systems
- Automatic configuration of COM Ports
- Pan/Tilt/Zoom/Focus with variable speed control
- Control up to 7 cameras in a daisy-chain connection, and 16 cameras in home run mode from one computer
- Easy camera switching
- WebRemote – far-end camera control from a computer or smartphone with a web browser
- Configure up to 16 Presets
- Convenient virtual joystick and controls
- Supports all USB Joysticks
- Keyboard Hotkeys
- Preset Scan
- Exposure Settings
1. Main Controller
The main remote control interface provides convenient pan, tilt, zoom controls along with access to more advanced features such as presets, WebRemote, AutoPan, Preset Scan, and other utilities.
The WebRemote is accessible from the web browser of any PC, Mac, Smartphone, or tablet and allows for quick and convenient far-end control of cameras on the go.
Far-End IP Camera Control with WebRemote
Control PTZ cameras from any mobile device over any LAN, Wi-Fi, and WAN IP network with the Tricaster Control Software Basic. Simply turn ON Web Control access via IP on the main program and open the WebRemote in the web browser of any mobile device and use it to switch between cameras, control pan, tilt, zoom, and focus, change the speed settings of camera movements, and call on presets. This feature provides two-way communication between the distant WebRemote and the main program, so you can easily see what commands the cameras are receiving as well as the speed settings directly on the WebRemote.
The PTZ WebRemote works with iPhones, iPads, Android phones and tablets, Windows phones and tablets, Google phones and tablets, and all other mobile devices with a web browser. Supports all web browsers such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, etc.
Complete Control Solution for any Setup
PTZJoy THD Controller Software is designed for use with VISCA control cables and VISCA protocol PTZ Cameras. Below is an example of a single and multi-camera setup using our PTZJoy THD Controller Software along with our Rocosoft VISCA Control Cables and Extension Kits (sold separately) for a complete solution to connect and control PTZ Cameras from a NewTek TriCaster or Livestream live production system.
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PTZJoy THD Controller Feature Diagram
*PTZJoy THD Controller has 2 control panels. By default, PTZJoy THD opens with only the first panel visible. The second control panel can be opened and closed by clicking on the “Plus” button.