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Small Camera, Big Picture – Producing a Dream with the Sony a6300

Small Camera, Big Picture – Producing a Dream with the Sony a6300

Being a filmmaker who primarily produces international documentaries, both long and short, I know the pain of traveling with large kits and dread the idea of bringing my full package…

Golf Channel’s Sony PetaSite Storage

Golf Channel’s Sony PetaSite Storage

With the help of Sony, NBC’s Golf Channel can tee up the archive, drive home the petabytes and nail an eagle on the 4K HDR. Okay… I…

Full Sail University Trains Future Filmmakers With Sony’s Help

Full Sail University Trains Future Filmmakers With Sony’s Help

When a prospective student walks into one of the buildings at Full Sail University, situated on a 210-acre campus in Winter Park, Florida, they cannot help but discover the…

Review: Sony PSZ-RA4T hard drive – A very portable rugged RAID

Review: Sony PSZ-RA4T hard drive – A very portable rugged RAID

When you think about rugged hard drives most of us probably picture the bright orange bumpers of a little Lacie Rugged or the blue case of a G-Tech G…

Conversations around the Canon EOS C700 and Sony FS 7 II

Conversations around the Canon EOS C700 and Sony FS 7 II

Last September Canon introduced its new EOS C700. This November Sony presented the FS7 II. You’ve read all about them, now listen to people from both companies explain…

Just announced: Sony PXW-FS7 II LSS 4K camcorder

Just announced: Sony PXW-FS7 II LSS 4K camcorder

Sony today announced the PXW-FS7 II, an enhanced version of the FS7 introduced in 2014. The FS7 II gets the variable ND filter system first seen on the PXW…

Sony Alpha 99 II: any frame rate you like

Sony Alpha 99 II: any frame rate you like

Sony’s Alpha 99 II is not only the sign that the A-mount inherited from Minolta a decade ago is still alive and kicking. It points to a new…

Sony clarifies why it offers optional MPEG2 for PXW-X70 & PXW-FS5 camcorders

Sony clarifies why it offers optional MPEG2 for PXW-X70 & PXW-FS5 camcorders

Owners of Sony’s PXW-X70 and PXW-FS5 camcorders now have the option of purchasing an upgrade license to record HD in MPEG2, in addition to their original c…

Sony PXW-X70 camcorder finally graduates to 100Mbs 4K UHD with firmware 3.0

Sony PXW-X70 camcorder finally graduates to 100Mbs 4K UHD with firmware 3.0

Back in 2015, I published several articles about the Sony PXW-X70 camcorder, which offered an optional paid upgrade to 4K UHD, but initially constrained it to only 60Mb/s…

Sony Z150 Camera Review

Sony Z150 Camera Review

Is the Sony Z150 one of the lowest priced professional 4K camcorders on the market? For a brand new single-lens 4K camera, it is actually not the lowest priced…