Vatican Media’s Christmas Eve Mass, broadcast live in Sony 4K Ultra HD, will feature additional 8K recorded capture test

by Sony Pro Team 12/22/2017

Sony and Vatican Media test 8K capture with the UHC-8300   Vatican Media and Sony Professional Solutions continue their joint effort to study and evaluate future technology possibilities for capture and archive with the Christmas Eve Mass, December 24, 2017, at 9:30pm in Rome, presided by Pope Francis from St. Peter’s Basilica, where a trial capture […] Read More

Sony enables 24x36mm Full-Frame Image Capture upon Launch of VENICE Digital Motion Picture Camera System

by Sony Pro Team 11/15/2017

Conversations with and feedback from production professionals played an essential part in the development of Sony’s next generation CineAlta motion picture camera, VENICE.  In the months after the camera’s September announcement, the immediate demand for Full-Frame capture was clear.  Sony has answered the industry’s requests for Full-Frame image capture and, with an optional license, VENICE […] Read More

Sony Adds New Components to its DWX Wireless Mic Series

by Sony Pro Team 10/19/2017

Sony Electronics’ Pro Audio Division is previewing the next generation of DWX Digital Wireless in booth #848. Suited for theater, broadcast or other live applications, Sony’s 3rd generation DWX series delivers ultra-low audio latency of 1.2ms with extended bandwidth and high-density multi-channel operation.   A high dynamic range RF circuit and 4 diversity antenna configuration […] Read More

Sony Hits the Hi (Res) Notes at AES

by Sony Pro Team 10/18/2017

Sony Electronics’ Pro Audio Division (booth #848) is showing prototypes of three new Hi-Resolution microphones. Designed for professional studio and home recording applications, the new Hi-Res microphones are capable of extended frequency response to 50kHz. These new models build on Sony’s legendary studio microphone heritage and continue its recent development of Hi-Res audio products.  The […] Read More

Sony Expands HXC Series with New Entry-level Full HD camera system Supporting Up-scaled 4K and HD-HDR for Studio and Live Applications

by Sony Pro Team 10/16/2017

HXC-FB80 Camera and HXCU-FB80 CCU Bring 3G-SDI-based 1080/59.94 Capabilities to a wider audience HXCU-FB80 camera control unit (CCU) Sony is offering an accessible entry into 4K- and HDR-ready studio and live production with the combination of the new HXC-FB80 portable camera and HXCU-FB80 camera control unit (CCU). Based on a 3G-SDI platform with 1080/59.94p capabilities, […] Read More

Leading Norwegian Production Company Screen Media Selects Sony’s Ci Media Cloud Platform for Centralized Media Production Workflow

by Sony Pro Team 09/29/2017

  Screen Media has selected Sony’s Ci Media Cloud platform to centralize its media workflows in the cloud, using the Ci Company Network to gather, prepare and deliver content for clients across Norway on one media platform. The Norwegian TV, film and content production company needed a solution that could support gathering files from remote […] Read More

Montclair State University’s New School of Communication and Media Combines Technology and Collaboration to Focus on Education’s Future

by Sony Pro Team 09/20/2017

Sony Electronics, with Partners KMH Integration, CTCI and CCI, Complete Design & A/V System Installation for Nation’s Most Technologically Advanced University Media Production Facility   Montclair, N.J., Sept. 20, 2017 — Montclair State University’s new School of Communication and Media officially opened its doors for the start of the 2017 fall semester, giving its students […] Read More

Adventure Seeking in Breckenridge with Andy Best and the FS7

by Sony Pro Team 09/11/2017

Cinematographer and photographer Andy Best learned his craft while in film school and swiftly put those skills to use working on a variety of video projects ranging from medical education to commercial work for brands like Nike, Adidas, Columbia Sportswear, Intel and Leatherman, among others.  This helped him transition to his true passions – adventure […] Read More

Sony Unveils VENICE, Its First 36x24mm Full-Frame Digital Motion Picture Camera System

by Sony Pro Team 09/06/2017

Anamorphic Capabilities, Interchangeable Sensor, 8-stage ND Filter System, New Color Management & Established Workflow Combine into Unique Creative Filmmaking Tool LOS ANGELES, Sept. 6, 2017 — Sony Electronics is unveiling VENICE – its first Full-Frame digital motion picture camera system. VENICE is the next generation of Sony’s CineAlta camera systems, designed to expand the filmmaker’s […] Read More