Rocosoft PTZJoy™ Controller - IP and Serial VISCA PTZ Camera Joystick Controller Software
Rocosoft PTZJoy™ Controller is a complete multi-camera Controller for local and far-end management of professional Broadcasting PTZ cameras from any computer, tablet, laptop, TriCaster, vMix, and all other Live Production systems. It adds advanced functionality that is simply not available with any other hardware or software controller on the market.
Users can control cameras using any wired or wireless professional or gaming USB Joystick, on-screen Virtual Joystick, keyboard shortcuts, directional buttons, or from any device over the Internet.
With the powerful camera automation tools, visual preset buttons, and our innovative PTZPad™ Visual Control Switchboard for advanced preset management, camera operators can now do more with less and create stunning live broadcasts without the TV studio budget.
The PTZJoy™ Controller supports Sony VISCA, Canon, Pelco, CGI and VISCA over IP protocols. It is compatible with all IP PTZ cameras connected to your IP network via a LAN, Wi-Fi, or WAN network as well as all Serial cameras connected to your computer via RS-232, RS-422, RS-485, or USB ports. That includes Sony, NewTek, Panasonic, Canon, PTZOptics, Pelco, Hitachi, HuddlecamHD, Vaddio, Lumens, Datavideo, Bolin, AJA, Marshall, Aver, and other IP and Serial Port PTZ Cameras. So no matter what type of Broadcasting PTZ camera you decide to use for your configuration, we have you covered.
Designed to be used with the industry’s top live streaming solutions and professional robotic cameras, this software unveils the true possibilities for robotic camera management.
Our PTZJoy Controller Software offers the best camera control technology available in the industry with functionality that you just can’t get with any other software product or hardware controller on the market.
Demonstration & General Overview of Rocosoft PTZ Camera Joystick Controller Software
Rocosoft PTZJoy Controller Key Features:
- Universal IP and Serial Port Camera Control Software
- Sony VISCA, Canon, Pelco, CGI IP, and VISCA over IP Protocol Support
- Precise Pan-Tilt-Zoom-Focus-Iris Control
- Simultaneous Pan-Tilt-Zoom control with USB Joystick
- Plug and play COM port setup
- Control up to 8 IP Cameras and up to 32 Serial Port cameras. Mix or Match
- Camera Control using on-screen Virtual Joystick
- Camera Control using any wired or wireless USB Joystick
- Simultaneous Pan, Tilt, and Zoom USB Joystick Control
- Camera Control using Hotkeys keyboard shortcuts
- Camera Control using directional button keypad
- Camera Control with a Trackball
- Far-end camera control from any device with a Web Browser
- Camera Control with Macros using programmable keyboards, like X-keys, Genovation, etc.
- API Camera Control from any external program using HTTP requests
- Far-end camera control from any device
- Save and recall up to 510 internal and external presets per camera
- External Preset recall with instant Cut or gradual Fade
- Store 90 camera and preset profiles
- 16 Fast Preset Recall Visual Tiles
- Easy switching between up to four USB Joysticks connected to the same system
- USB Joystick Custom Button Mapping for up to 30 buttons
- XJoystick Mode for panning on the X axis only
- Slow Mode to limit top joystick speed
- Soft Mode for gradual joystick speed acceleration
- Camera on-screen display OSD menu access
- Auto Pan
- Preset Scan
- Exposure Settings
- Start with Windows
- Minimize to the Taskbar
- Multi-camera automation with Task Scheduler
- Multi-camera automation with Timeline Task Manager
- Automation with Camera Trace Recorder
- 4 Camera Direct Control Panel
- PTZPad™ Visual Control Panel with a built-in USB Monitor for Live Video Background
- See-through PTZLayer™ Feature in the PTZPad Panel
Rocosoft PTZJoy™ Controller Software comes in two Editions: PTZJoy Pro, and PTZJoy Studio.
Supports VISCA, Canon, Pelco, CGI, and VISCA over IP Protocols
Rocosoft PTZJoy Controller can be used in three modes - Narrow, Wide, or Mini.
Narrow mode: The control panel is narrow and tall. It can be conveniently moved to the side of the screen and out of the way of the main video application.
Wide mode: The control panel is short and wide so it can be placed on the bottom of the screen, which is the most convenient place for the PTZ Controller with any Live Production Software.
Mini mode: The control panel is minimized so only the main controls are visible.
TriCaster, vMix, Livestream, Wirecast Integration
The PTZJoy software integrates into the TriCaster, vMix, Wirecast, or Livestream interfaces and adds advanced PTZ controls, powerful preset tools, and camera automation technology to your production system.
Our software becomes part of your production system and provides you with professional PTZ control options and camera management tools and functionality that are significantly more extensive than those offered by the system's internal PTZ control settings.
Precise Camera Control using any USB Joystick with any Computer or Live Production System
- Simultaneous Pan-Tilt-Zoom Control
X-Joystick-panning on X axis only
Slow mode-limit top joystick speed
Soft mode-gradual joystick speed acceleration
Custom Button Mapping for USB Joysticks with up to 30 Buttons
Multi-Camera Direct Control Panel
- Control selected cameras directly independently of the main control panel
- Recall Presets
- Set Presets
- Re-Set Presets
- Manage Preset Tile Background Images.
- Control Pan-Tilt-Zoom of each camera with Directional Control Buttons directly from it's respective block.
- There are three layouts available with easy switching between them - Inline vertical, Inline horizontal, and 2x2 like in the image here
PTZJoy Controller Extensions (plug-ins)
1. PTZPad™ Visual Control Panel. It can be added to any edition of the PTZJoy Controller or purchased as a stand alone product.
2. CCU Camera Control Unit Panel. The CCU Panels are available for Sony VISCA, Canon BU, and Canon XU cameras. They can be added to any edition of the PTZJoy Controller.
Extensions have to be purchased separately.