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NAB 2014 Video: Sony (F55)

Juan Martinez shows James Mathers the new shoulder-mount kit for the F55, and talks about the new F5 upgrade option.


Sony Puts the F55 on Your Shoulder with New Docking Hardware

At its NAB press event, Sony unveiled a shoulder-mount kit for the F55 and F5 that’s intended to quickly transform those cameras so they fit better in a run-and-gun environment, where operators are used to moving quickly while holding cameras … more »

Sony F5 and F55 to Get ProRes and DNxHD via Hardware Upgrade

Sony announced plans to make its F5 and F55 cameras a little more flexible yesterday, promising a future hardware upgrade that would add support for both ProRes and DNxHD codecs. In posting the news to the company's F5/F55 online community, … more »


Sony Releases F5, F55 v3.0 Firmware

Sony celebrated the holiday season with a big firmware release for the PMW-F5 and -F55 cameras. New features enabled in v3.0 include user LUTs and look profiles, a center-scan mode for shooters using Super-16mm lenses, and the new S-Log3 and … more »

Dallas Buyers Club

The Big Question: Why Post in 4K?

When does 4K make sense in post? Not as often as you might think, according to some speakers at last week's Production + Post Conference, held in conjunction with Content and Communications World at Javits Center in New York City. … more »


Everything Else from ARRI at IBC

When news broke about ARRI's scaled down Alexa sibling, the documentary-ready Amira, it was one of the biggest stories out of IBC. But ARRI had a lot more news at the show, including announcements of new accessories for non-ARRI camera … more »


16×9 Announces $1,950 F5/F55 Camera Cage

16×9 announced its new Movcam Cage system, designed to give early adopters of Sony's new F5 and F55 camera systems a variety of configuration options. The system, which comprises a top plate, top handle kit, side handles, LWS base plate, … more »


Assimilate Updates Scratch for Sony F5/F55, Canon C500, BMCC

Assimilate upgraded its Scratch and Scratch Lab DI software to support a raft of new camera formats, including Sony's F5 and F55, the Canon C500, and the Blackmagic Cinema Camera. Also new is an accelerated debayer method for Arriraw footage … more »


Sony Prices the F5, F55, and More

At a launch event last night in Los Angeles, Sony officially announced the U.S. prices for its upcoming F5 and F55 cameras and accessories, due in February 2013. Keep in mind that these are list prices. As resellers start announcing … more »


Sony Reveals F5 and F55 CineAlta 4K Cameras

Sony today announced two new CineAlta 4K motion picture cameras, the F5 and the F55, filling the gap in its CineAlta line-up between the $14,000 F3 and the high-end (around $85,000) F65. Both cameras use a new type of Super … more »