Install the digital distribution system, to replace your outdated analog Blonder Tongue unit. (To be honest, most will want to do Stage 1 and Stage 2 or 3 or both when they do stage 1.)
Install a camera capable of producing an HDMI output, along with a tripod and HDMI cable.
For one camera: $300 to $500
For two cameras: $600 to 1,000
Add a computer running PowerPoint to your system to have a message/bulletin board running throughout the school day.
$675 to 1,250
$570 to $900
for each location a display is needed
Add an audio mixer board to allow you to have multiple microphones. This will also allow you to place the microphone closer to the person(s) speaking, improving the sound quality of your broadcast.
| $250 to $425|
Add a video mixer to the TV studio to allow easier switching between multiple cameras. This adds multiple transitions beyond a simple 'cut' to keep you audience engaged. It also contains the technology required to accomplish the use of green screens (think TV weather). It also allows you to go beyond the two camera limitation of the Extron Streaming Media Processor.
$1,800 to $3,350
for a variety of options