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EarthCam to Webcast the 2007 KWN Awards Ceremony


New York, May 4, 2007 -- EarthCam (, award winning leader in webcam technology known for covering premier events, will webcast the 2007 Panasonic Kid Witness News "New Vision" Awards Ceremony (, starting at 5:30 pm EDT, Monday, May 7.

The 2007 ceremony, taking place at the Panasonic headquarters in Secaucus, NJ marks the 8th 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 for 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.

Kid Witness News is a hands-on video education program for elementary and middle school students supported by Panasonic.

Visit EarthCam to see the 2007 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, 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 as international concerts, Miss Hawaiian Tropic pageants, Mardi Gras, New Year's Eve in Times Square, and Fleet Week activities in New York among others.

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