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Slashing costs on location with F5/CP2

Slashing costs on location with F5/CP2

Category: Sony PMW-F55/PMW-F5

Nightime inside a large country house. The camera moves from golden, candle-lit rooms to equally atmospheric dark moonlit shadows as the suspence cranks up into spine-tingling horror.  Occurring near the beginning of forthcoming feature Fox...

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Cricket rises from the Ashes with Sony F5

Cricket rises from the Ashes with Sony F5

Category: Sony PMW-F55/PMW-F5

Twenty20 cricket? “Predictable and repetitive,” said Geoffrey Boycott in 2008. In reality, the runaway success of India’s IPL and Australia’s Big Bash, Twenty20 has re-vitalized cricket. It has brought back the...

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4K delivers a virtual reality for Google

4K delivers a virtual reality for Google

Category: Sony PMW-F55/PMW-F5

A flagship event held at a top London venue for Google executives and guests is no typical night out on the town. VIPs drawn from across Europe Middle East and Africa arrive expecting a sensational level of entertainment. With the help of...

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Closing in on Perfection with the Sony PMW-F55

Closing in on Perfection with the Sony PMW-F55

Category: Sony PMW-F55/PMW-F5

“The F55 images were amazing. I would definitely use the Sony again.” Said Richard Stoddard, DOP on a new S4C feature film. The film follows the story of a couple struggling to come to terms with cancer and a terminal diagnosis....

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Shooting Music at 4K with the PMW-F5

Shooting Music at 4K with the PMW-F5

Category: Sony PMW-F55/PMW-F5

Shooting Music at 4K The turbulence in the music industry since the Napster revolution has changed the way artists promote their work. “Creating a video with high production values makes all the difference, in terms of branding the...

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Alexa and Sony F-55 partner for a new gripping short film

Alexa and Sony F-55 partner for a new gripping short film

Category: Sony PMW-F55/PMW-F5

Circumstances conspired to give the crew on UK Residents Only the unusual opportunity to use the Arri Alexa and the Sony PMW F55 on the same shoot. “We hadn’t planned it that way,” says director of photography Leigh Alner,...

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