PRODUCTION & BROADCAST SERVICES
NHK Cosmomedia America, Inc. is an end-to-end television production company with an outstanding technical team and a bilingual (Japanese/English) production team with seasoned camera crews and cutting-edge equipment for all your HD, 4K and 8K video projects throughout the North, Central, and South America. Producing award-winning documentaries, sports coverage, music, variety programs, commercials and many more, we also specialize in live broadcasts and post-production work for broadcast. We offer localization services including transcription, translation, interpreting, subtitling, voiceover, narration, and dubbing in Japanese as well as in English.
Our custom designed and built high-definition mobile units, K3 Ruby and the K4 Sapphire, are used for live telecasts of major sports coverage as well as entertainment and multi-camera event recordings. Our latest HD truck, K4 Sapphire debuted in the fall of 2015 with state-of-the-art HD equipment and 5.1ch or 22.2ch surround sound audio recording capabilities. Both the K3 Ruby and K4 Sapphire are 40ft mobile vehicles, well suited for small and/or mid-sized projects. Both units are available for rental anywhere in the U.S. throughout the year along with our Engineer in Chief and utility crew.
NHK started its initial R&D on the 8K technology called "Super Hi-Vision" back in 1995 and since then has evolved to launching its first dedicated 8K and 4K channels in Japan on December 1st, 2018. With more than 12 hours of daily 8K programming and 18 hours of daily 4K programming, along with 22.2ch multi-channel surround sound audio, the audience will be immersed in an audio-visual experience that makes you feel as if you are actually there - at the heart of the action. Learn more about our 8K and 4K productions.
TV JAPAN is the premium Japanese language channel available in the United States and Canada operated by NHK Cosmomedia America, Inc. TV JAPAN provides an extensive selection of compelling programs from NHK live news, to the latest drama and movies, documentaries, music, lifestyle, culture, animation, children's educational and sports programs. With content primarily coming from NHK, we also deliver select programming from other major Japanese broadcasters such as TBS, TV Asahi, Nippon Television, Fuji TV and WOWOW. All programs are broadcast in HD (high definition) via most service providers.
dLibrary Japan is a subscription video-on-demand service offered by NHK Cosmomedia America, Inc. dLibrary Japan provides quality Japanese programs streamed over the Internet to certain Internet-connected computers, smart phone/tablet, and Internet-connected TV’s in the United States and Canada.