Sony PWM-F3 New Firmware Version 1.31 Available
We just heard from Sony that a new version of the firmaware has been released. It will be available on Sony’s software plus website in the next few days. Here is a summary of the features from Sony’s release notes: Major functions updated with V1.31 3D-Link 3D shooting with 3D-Link […]
Sony Stereo 3D XDCAM EX Camera Is Here! (for a bit…)
Sony just dropped off their new PMW-TD300 shoulder mount steroscopic 3D video camera for us to play with for a week or so.
They also are loaning us an LMD-2451TD 3D 24″ LCD monitor and a bunch of glasses so we can see the footage.
Flicker Free Mod Coming for PVM series OLED Monitors
We recently heard from Sony about the ‘flicker fix’ that Sony Japan has in the works for the 17″ and 25″ PVM OLED monitors when in 24 p mode. Here is the preliminary information: “Flicker Free” function – will be programmed to one of the soft keys. You might see […]
New 3D Link Option for the Sony PMW-F3!
The CBK-3DL01 is a new Sony 3D Link Option for the PMW-F3. It allows two PMW-F3 camcorders to be connected via a dedicated 10-pin cable wtih Genlock, Timcode slave, Synchronized REC start and stop control. It offers effective, simplified setup for 3D stereoscopic shooting using two PMW-F3 camcorders on a […]
Presenting: Z Systems and Doug Jensen Seminar on Sony Large-Format camcorders 10/25/11
Doug will be presenting on two Large-Format Sony camcorders that offer depth of field, cinematic lensing options, and Sony reliability. You may recognize the name. Doug has created a series of in-depth training DVDs and field guides (for most of Sony’s professional cameras (NEX-FS100U,PMW-F3 EX1, EX3, PDW-700, and PDW-F800). His […]
Sony’s new SCL-Z18X140 Power Zoom Lens for the Sony PMW-F3!
Sony recently announced a new zoom lens for the PMW-F3 Super 35mm camcorder, the SCL-Z18X140 Sony FZ Mount 14x Power Zoom Lens. This new high-quality lens utilizes the original F3 lens mount (FZ mount), and is compatible with the integral zoom rocker of the PMW-F3 for electronic zoom control. Features: […]
Introducing the Sony PMW-TD300 Solid-State Memory 3D Shoulder Camcorder
Sony is pleased to announce the new PMW-TD300 Solid-State Memory 3D Shoulder Camcorder. The PMW-TD300’s highly compact body and shoulder mount design provides a stable shooting platform that is crucial to creating good 3D images. Fully integrated, the PMW-TD300 reduces the burden of complicated user adjustments before shooting, such as […]