How to Back Focus an XDCAM EX Camera

From: CineTechnica

New technology brings smaller cameras and smaller controls. The new changeable lens EX cameras from Sony have a much more menu driven method to correct the back focus.

Andy Shipsides of AbelCine takes us through the process.

Sony Digibeta DVW-A500 & XDCAM PDW-F70 FOR SALE

Selling a Sony Digibeta DVW-A500 with stock for $12,000.  The DVW-A500 features Betacam and Betacam SP playback capability, pre-read capability for video and audio, serial digital V/A interface (SMPTE 259M) along with built-in Component analog video and audio interfaces, and an optional Composite analog input (BKDW-505). Built-in A/D and D/A converters for both audio and video signals allow for direct interfacing with analog equipment. Features: Superb Picture Quality High Quality…

HD Warrior Reviews the Sony NX-5

From: HD Warrior Philip Johnston, DP/Editor/Director in Glasgow, Scotland has put together a video review of the new Sony NX-5. I’m a fan of a good Scottish accent, so I enjoyed the clip on that level alone, but Philip has put together a very in-depth look into this camera. Check it out and share your thoughts on the FORUM. Read more here… View on ExposureRoom

FOR SALE Almost New PDW 350 HD XDcam Fujinon 16×4.6 w/ 2X HD Lens

Sony PDW-F350 XDCAM HD camcorder with Fujinon HS16x4.6BE RM lens. Less than 30 hours. Latest software upgrades, in perfect condition with tripod plate. The FUJI lens may be the best lens they make, 16X with a 2X at 4.6 wide, very wide. $29,000 Cartoni FOCUS head and carbon legs, 2 handles $1500 Sony EX1, 83hrs, 8 GIG Sony Card, Charger, Bought new, 1 owner, $6K amazing camera in PERFECT condition….

Sony Announces New Cameras

The big news finally broke yesterday (10/20) but the rumors were flying in advance. Now you can watch the video yourself and see all the glory of the new cameras. The PMW-350 and the PMW-EX1R expand the  Sony’ XDCAM EX family. “The products include Sony’s first 2/3-inch CMOS memory camcorder, the shoulder-mount model PMW-350, and the PMW-EX1R, which adds DVCAM™ recording capability as well as numerous enhancements directly resulting from…


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