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EarthCam to Webcast the 2006 KWN Awards Ceremony


New York, May 8, 2006 -- EarthCam (, experts in webcam technology and a leader in webcasting premier events, is pleased to announce that it will partner with Panasonic to webcast the 2006 Kid Witness News "New Vision" Awards Ceremony (

The 2006 ceremony, scheduled to take place at Panasonic headquarters in Secaucus, NJ on May 8th, marks the 7th consecutive year that EarthCam and Panasonic have joined forces to produce this event live on the Internet.

Each year, the "best of the best" videos are honored at this annual awards ceremony. Videos submitted for the New Vision Awards are reviewed by students from Columbia University's School of the Arts Film Division, and the top three finalists in each category are submitted for a final round of judging by an independent panel of professionals.

Judges include educators, broadcasters, scientists, journalists, entertainers and industry leaders who volunteer their time to Kid Witness News to select the videos which receive top honors in several different categories. Winners from across the U.S. are then flown to the New York area to participate in a weekend of activities to celebrate their accomplishments and to receive their honors at the prestigious New Vision Awards Ceremony.

Visit EarthCam to see the 2006 Kid Witness News "New Vision" Awards Ceremony LIVE, along with many other great events, at is the leading network of live webcams and offers the most comprehensive search engine of webcams from around the world. EarthCam provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming video camera systems for its consumers and corporate clients. Clients include MSN, Yahoo!, Sprint, Sony Ericsson, Coca Cola, Panasonic, Ford, NASA, Samsung, Pfizer, JetBlue, This Old House and As the foremost provider of live images on the Internet, EarthCam webcasts events such international concerts, Miss Hawaiian Tropic pageants, Mardi Gras, New Year's Eve in Times Square and the Super Bowl for the NFL.

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