Sony PXW-FS5 News

Sony Price Increase

Price Increase on Sony FS5, FS7, Other Cameras Coming 9/15

Sony announced that prices will increase on some of their most popular 4K and HD XDCAM models effective September 15th. Buy now to save $150 on the PXW-FS5K or $500 on the FS7K. Order before September 15th to take advantage of significant savings.   In May, Sony increased prices on […]

Sony FS7 and Sony FS5 Cameras In Stock At Z Systems!

Z Systems has  a limited shipment of these hard-to-get cameras from Sony – the FS5, FS5K, the FS7, and FS7K are now in stock! The Sony FS7 and Sony FS5 cameras have been selling like hotcakes, and supplies have been and still are quite constrained… Recently, Sony has only been […]


FS5 Auto ND Demonstration

FS5 Auto ND Demonstration Sony recently released firmware v2.00 for the PXW-FS5.  Some of the new features added include GPS positioning information, enhanced Zebra functionality, headphone output control, and the option for a paid upgrade to output 4k RAW via the SDI output.  The coolest new feature, in our opinion, […]


FS7 VS FS5 Noise

Quick noise comparison test between the PXW-FS7 and PXW-FS5 cameras from Sony. I took some time this morning to do a side by side comparison of noise between the FS7 and FS5 cameras.  I shot them both in HD to give the FS5 a fair chance since it drops to […]


Sony Green Screen Sample Footage

We recently had a client in that wanted to run some tests with the F55 on a green screen before taking it out on a shoot.  While we had the green screen set up I decided to shoot all of our cameras in front of it to have sample footage […]


Sony FS5 Review: First Look

We got our new Sony PXW-FS5’s this week and I’ve had a few days to play with our rental unit, here is a brief Sony FS5 review with some of my first impressions.   Lens We ordered a unit with the kit lens for our rental pool. The 18-105mm f/4 […]

Sony FS5- Vocas

Watch: Detailed Sony FS5 Presentation by Alister Chapman

Alister Chapman is one of the foremost authorities on Sony’s large sensor cameras. He is a Sony Independent Certified Expert (ICE) and runs the excellent XDCAM user blog. He is also one of the few people in the world to have worked with the upcoming PXW-FS5. via Dan Chung at […]