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Sony NAB 2017 Press Event Announcements

Sony NAB 2017 Press Event Announcements

Sony announced their new products and software the day before the National Association of broadcasters 2017 opened up the Las Vegas Convention floor. What we saw was a continued improvement…

Sony Professional Launches Tech Tip Video Series

Sony Professional Launches Tech Tip Video Series

For five consecutive weeks, Sony Professional will roll out new tech videos offering quick tech tips related to Sony’s LMD monitors and camera line. These videos will feature…

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 4 – What makes the Sony F55 so versatile?

28 Days of Cinematography Insights Redux – Day 4 – What makes the Sony F55 so versatile?

In what was essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and my own AMA, I answered questions throughout the month of September last year on a daily basis. The PVC…

Gamma vs. Log: tonal-scale rendering

Gamma vs. Log: tonal-scale rendering

In my V-Log L Revisited article, I went on at some length about neutral rendering across the tonal scale — how log capture preserves tonal relationships between brightness levels regardless…

Sony Teases 120fps for F55

Sony Teases 120fps for F55

Sony’s marketing manager for Super 35mm acquisition teases new feature for the F55…

Talking 4K, the FS7 development process, future camera features and more with Sony Professional

Talking 4K, the FS7 development process, future camera features and more with Sony Professional

With articles like The Best Sony for Video and LUT Tricks for the Sony FS7/F5/F55, it’s no secret that we’re big fans of Sony cameras. Whether…

LUTCalc: Trials, errors, and a full-range LC709A LUT

LUTCalc: Trials, errors, and a full-range LC709A LUT

After much experimentation, and a bit of failed hacking, I’ve come up with a good full-range Cine-EI LUT for Sony FS7/F5/F55. Read on, and…

Sony F55 and F5 bundles at special prices

Sony F55 and F5 bundles at special prices

  For a limited time, Sony is offering new F55 production bundles with the CBK-55PD codec board pre-installed, which adds Apple ProRes 422 and Avid DNxHD high definition…

Hacking Alexa’s Rec 709 LUT into a Sony FS7/F5/F55

Hacking Alexa’s Rec 709 LUT into a Sony FS7/F5/F55

A new, free app gives us the power to mix and match LUTs—even between cameras! This is what happened when I crammed an Alexa Rec 709 3D LUT into…

The Sensation of White: Why I Set Zebras for 90% White Instead of White Clip

The Sensation of White: Why I Set Zebras for 90% White Instead of White Clip

The days of setting exposure with zebras set at white clip are most likely over. Here’s a new technique I’m trying out that works very well…