Do-It-Yourself Television


Sony introduces the first lightweight, portable and cheap consumer video recorder – also known as the “portapak” model. The portapak is almost as easy to operate as a tape-recorder and leads to an explosion in “do-it-yourself” television, revolutionizing the medium.


MZTV Museum of Television (at The ZoomerPlex) 64 Jefferson Avenue Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6K 1Y4

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