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  1. Sony PDW-F1600 XDCAM HD422 deck Notes from the Field: Scripps Networks Expands Use of Sony XDCAM Technology by Tom Di Nome 02/07/2014

    Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI) is expanding its use of Sony XDCAM® HD422 technology for its “mezzanine” format—the work copy of the master archive used for the majority of day-to-day production and distribution. In this report, the Scripps team outlines how the cable operation is eealizing workflow benefits and streamlined production — from ingest to archive: […]

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  2. CineAlta-Premier-issue CineAlta Magazine Premiere Issue by Sony Pro Team 01/27/2014

    We are pleased to announce our new periodical, CineAlta Magazine. Going behind the scenes with our digital motion picture cameras, including the FS700, 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. Spanning Documentary, Episodic Television, Feature Film, Sports and […]

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  3. MVS-3000 for Harvest-16 Harvest Christian Fellowship Connects with Sony HD Technology by Tom Di Nome 12/05/2013

    Harvest Christian Fellowship, one of the larger Christian congregations in the United States, is using Sony broadcast and production technology, including an MVS-3000 compact multi-format HD switcher and eight HXC-100K triax cameras. At the ministry, the Sony HD video production system is an enabling technology for what is an emerging trend in church management. Traditionally, […]

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  4. Lyons camera Independent Videographer and Cinematographer Adam Lyons Converts to Sony Pro Camcorders by Tom Di Nome 11/06/2013

    Adam Lyons knows what it takes to be a successful working filmmaker. He’s shot everything from music videos and info-mercials to corporate videos and bigger-budget feature films, with varying budgets and production requirements. Some of his more recent work includes segments for Askmen.com and Scam School on TestTube.com, a Discovery Digital Network. “I’m a filmmaker, […]

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  5. VPLSW526CM-UST for CDW-11-4 Sony Introduces Two New Ultra Short Throw Projectors Through CDW by Tom Di Nome 11/04/2013

    Sony is expanding its ultra-short-throw projector line with two new models (VPL-SW526CM and VPL-SW526M) designed for a range of commercial applications. The new projectors are available in the United States exclusively through leading technology solutions provider CDW (www.cdw.com). “Sony’s ultra-short-throw projectors have provided new levels of flexibility and interactivity for classrooms, meeting rooms and more,” […]

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  6. Mark Schimmel, Director/Producer Finds the Sony FS100 the “Right Tool” for any Job by Tom Di Nome 11/01/2013

    From his start designing movie posters to ultimately making films of his own, Mark Schimmel has gained a unique perspective on the productionworld, from every aspect. He’s directed award-winning webisodes, short films, commercials, television shows, and videos, so he knows what it takes to deliver any type of project on time and under budget.  An […]

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  7. Sony NEX-FS100U camcorder Notes from the Track: Shooting Promotional Car Footage with Sony’s NEX-FS100 by Tom Di Nome 10/25/2013

    With only a two-day window to shoot a promotional documentary for limited edition car from a major auto manufacturer, cinematographer Christopher Webb chose Sony’s NEX-FS100 professional compact camcorder for its compact size, image quality and performance. Webb and the production team shot hours of content over two days at the historic Lime Rock Park racing […]

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  8. Sony Unveils PCM-D100 High Resolution Audio Portable Recorder by Tom Di Nome 10/18/2013

    Sony’s new PCM-D100 audio recorder is designed to deliver the highest sound quality in professional audio applications including live music events, theatrical performances, and electronic news gathering.  The recorder supports the latest high-resolution codecs and formats, including 192kHz/24bit PCM and DSD. The PCM-D100 recorder is part of Sony’s newly announced High-Resolution Audio initiative, a complete […]

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  9. Sony Security Booth at ASIS 2013 A Walkthrough of Sony Security at ASIS 2013 by Jason 09/28/2013

    From retail and transportation solutions to dome and hybrid cameras, Sony Security products were on full display at the 2013 ASIS International Show. With the technology demonstration rooms at the booth, visitors could see Sony security solutions in real world environments. If you walked onto the show floor from the south entrance to the Sony […]

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  10. Sony Electronics and Next Level Security Systems Unveil Cloud-Based Video Surveillance Solution by Tom Di Nome 09/26/2013

    One of the major news announcements at the ASIS 2013 security show was the joint launch by Sony Electronics’ Security Systems Division and Next Level Security Systems of an affordable, scalable cloud-based video surveillance solution: IPELA CLOUD Serviced by NextConnect Video. Combining Sony’s IPELA ENGINE EX™ Series IP cameras with the NextConnect Video cloud service […]

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