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Sony Service Plus and Technical Support – How to get help, parts, and repairs on for Sony Pro Video Equipment

By John Zdechlik Several years back, Sony made some big changes to their service and support infrastructure.  What used to be done a lot by dealers and resellers is now mostly done by Sony directly. We at Z Systems are here to help you get back up and rolling as […]

Demystifying “Crop Factor”

By: Keith Mullin What Is It? “Crop Factor” is the idea that imagers smaller than a full 35mm stills frame effectively increase the focal length of any given lens.  Essentially they “crop in” on the image being transmitted from the lens onto the focal plane.  For example, the most common […]

Sony VENICE CineAlta Full-Frame 35mm 6K Camera Announced

At events in Pinewood Studios UK, and Hollywood, Sony just announced their long-anticipated high-end full frame CineAlta camera – it will be called “Sony VENICE”. It’s specs at a glance are: 6K (6048 x 4032) Full Frame Sensor PL Mount, and an E-Mount (Lever Lock Type) Will Be Available 8 […]

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Sony Camera Deal: $2,000 Rebate on HXC Studio Cameras for Education and Faith-Based Organizations

Offer also includes a two-year EXTENDED WARRANTY (Three years total). Valid with purchase of camera and control unit. If your educational institution or faith-based organization has been thinking about upgrading your video systems, now is a good time to make it happen. Sony is extending this offer for their HXC […]

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WATCH: Unboxing the FS7 Mark II

We received our shipment of the brand new Sony FS7 Mark II — Watch our unboxing video so that you can see the camera for the first time! Blog Post: Sony Announces Second Generation FS7 II with Advanced Features and Improved Ergonomics Learn more about the Sony FS7 II on […]

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Event 3/2/17: Alister Chapman visits Z Systems – Sony FS7 Mark II Master Class and Sony F55/AXS-R7 Workflow Demo

Alister Chapman, Sony camera and workflow expert, will be at Z Systems for a day of training and advanced workflow demonstrations Event date: Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 JUST ADDED:  See the new FUJINON MK18-55 T2.9 E-Mount Cine Lens In Action (see below) ALSO: Note time change for second event (see […]

Camera Shootout: Sony F55 vs RED Helium 8k vs RED Dragon 6k

Which one wins the title? They are all great cameras. We tested for skin tones, dynamic Range, noise, rolling shutter and more. by Keith Mullin, Z Systems Inc. High End Camera Shootout We recently had the opportunity to do a camera shootout with Don’t Blink, which owns a couple of RED […]

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