The Sony F5 and F55 CineAlta cameras are nearing their 5th birthday, but this hasn’t stopped Sony from continuously pumping new firmware updates to bring these workhorses with current technologies. With IBC 2017 just around the corner next month, I am sure that Sony won’t stay quiet
Sony PMW-F55 Archive
When it comes to 4K Raw capture there are various options for all sorts of budgets. From the budget friendly Sony FS700, and more recently the FS5, to the Blackmagic URSA Mini 4.6K, to high-end offerings such as the RED cameras, ARRI and of course, good old
After weeks of teasing new 4K raw functionality for their CineAlta PMW-F55 and F5 cameras, such as 4K Raw at 120fps slow motion and 4K raw cache recording, Sony just announced a brand new 4K Raw recorder called the AXS-R7, new AXS cards and upcoming Firmware 8.0
Earlier this month, the Sony F55 and F5 received the latest 7.01 firmware update granting new functionality which was previously shown at IBC 2015 in Amsterdam. New features include Quick Menu in the side display, Extended Zebras, Rec.2020 Support (F55) and expanded options for simultaneous recording. The firmware
The Canon C500 is an odd beast. It is Canon’s EOS Cinema lineup flagship, and the only 4K Digital Cinema Camera they manufacture. Canon’s EOS Cinema line of professional cameras targets the film industry, and was a major deal for Canon upon it’s unveiling in November 2011.