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Expansion for Sony OB Production Facility

  Sony enhances coach building and broadcast system supply, design and installation. SYDNEY, 26 May 2016 – Sony Australia has further expanded its unique OB vehicle production facility in Beresfield near Newcastle, north of Sydney. The facility, unique in Australia and the greater Asia Pacific region, has been responsible for building some of the latest and most high tech OB trucks ever seen in the Southern Hemisphere and includes vehicles for NZLIVE New Zealand, TV3 Malaysia, NSW Racing Australia, TDC Australia and Telstra. Brett Kilby, Sony Australia…

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New Pro Magazine Issues From Sony

Issue #2 of Sony’s new periodical, CineAlta Magazine, produced by Sony Professional Solutions of America is now available. Going behind the scenes with Sony’s higher end digital motion picture cameras, including the F5, F55 and F65, CineAlta Magazine is focused on real stories with real people behind the cameras, and those in post-production handling the workflow. Sony has also launched the new @ction Magazine, designed to bring in-depth user experiences with Sony’s professional large sensor camera systems to a wider audience than just traditional digital…

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Ver3.0 Firmware Update for Sony F Series

The much anticipated Ver3.0 firmware for Sony’s PMW-F55 and PMW-F5 Super35mm digital cinematography cameras was released at the start of this month. Ver3.0 adds close to thirty new features including Slow & Quick variable frame rate control over the cameras’ high speed shooting functions. This now allows shooting at up to 180fps in HD and 2K plus the option of 240fps in 2K with the addition of the AXS-R5 RAW recorder. Other new additions include User LUTs, new S-Log3/S-Gamut3 log curve and colour gamut, QFHD…

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Aerial Film Australia Shoots Royal Australian Navy International Fleet Review 2013 with Sony PMW-F5 Super35mm Camera

  Sydney, 12 November 2013 – Aerial Film Australia (AFA) recently used of one of the world’s most advanced stabilised gimbals for aerial cinematography – the Shotover K1 – combined with a Sony PMW-F5 camera to shoot the prestigious Royal Australian Navy International Fleet Review from above Sydney Harbour. AFA’s aerial cinematographer Peter Beeh explained, “The Shotover K1 gimbal delivers highly stabilised aerial images and is designed to take almost any kind of modern digital camera package. In particular it can carry large sensor cameras…

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Free Lens Adapter Offer With Sony’s NEX-FS700

  Until the end of September, purchasers of the Sony NEX-FS700 Super35mm camcorder can claim a free 3rd-party lens adapter from their dealer. This allows a huge range of common still camera lenses to be easily fitted, as well as native E-mount lenses, giving users an array of focal length and speed options. Together with the camera’s high speed shooting capabilities, this makes the NEX-FS700 a very powerful and versatile package for large format sensor shooting, at an unmatched price. This offer applies to both…

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Press Release: Birds Of Tokyo Lanterns Shot With F65

Birds of Tokyo Lanterns music video shot exclusively with Sony F65 camera High-end Sony F65 camera system and efficient post workflow Sydney, 25 March 2013 – Sydney-based NZ DOP Callan Green recently finished shooting Lanterns a music video for Birds of Tokyo, one of Australia’s hottest bands, exclusively on the Sony flagship F65 4K camera. Green who collaborated with Director Josh Logue specifically chose the F65 due to its picture quality and ease of workflow saying, “Josh and I wanted to shoot Lanterns anamorphically. As…

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1st Australian Drama Series Shot On F65 – Sony Press Release

First Australian drama series – A Place to Call Home – shot exclusively with Sony F65 cameras Production utilises high-end Sony F65 camera system and efficient post workflow Sydney, 11 March 2013 – A Place to Call Home, the Seven Network’s upcoming television drama starring Noni Hazlehurst and created by Bevan Lee and the producers of Packed to the Rafters and Winners & Losers, is the first Australian series to be shot exclusively with Sony’s flagship F65 4K camera. Director of Photography on A Place…

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