Sony Electronics in association with AFI and Rough & Tumble Films cordially invite you to join us in the CineAlta® Lounge for the premier series of 4K shorts produced by Sony and the AFI. Stephen Lighthill, A.S.C. will host a panel discussion with the projects’ Directors and DPs. Sony will also present the hottest new developments in its line […] Read MoreRead More
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 much more, there is no […] Read MoreRead More
Guest post by Gavin Rawlings
I’ve been lucky enough to travel all around Australia with my Sony F55 since I purchased it in February 2013. The nature of my work means that I travel to some of this country’s most remote regions. This has given me the opportunity to really test the F55 by exposing it to extremely harsh conditions, […] Read MoreRead More
Production (Camera) Blog 6
By: Bryce Maschino – Camera Assistant
It is coming to the end of week three at the Sundance Institute Directors Lab and we have discovered many tips that make our setups easier: we need less lighting, less batteries, less downtime between camera setups. We can focus more on helping our Directing Fellows achieve their goals. […] Read MoreRead More
Production Introduction Blog 1
By: Antonio “T.J.” Doctor – Production Supervisor
The Sundance Institute Directors Lab is a learning and discovery experience for emerging directors. The filmmaking tools and production process used at the Directors Lab have a direct impact on the creative decisions made during the entire production process of making a feature film. Each year, eight directors […] Read MoreRead More
Universal Pictures, Oblivion, starring Tom Cruise, is the first of a slate of big-budget feature films to be shot with Sony’s F65. Academy Award winner Claudio Miranda, ASC, and accomplished Digital Imaging Technician Alex Carr will discuss their experiences at this year’s NAB Show as a part of the “Creative Master Series”.
Come and attend this panel discussion to and […] Read MoreRead More
When Sony asked Sam Nicholson, ASC, and Stargate Studios to test the new F55, they produced a short film called “Mahout”. The short film centers around an orphan girl, who stumbles upon a baby elephant with an abusive owner, and helps the elephant escape to the wild. The film premiered at the F55 launch event at the Sony Pictures Lot […] Read MoreRead More
A new production titled “The Contract”, courtesy of the USC School of Cinematic Arts, was shot on the Sony F5. After you watch the footage, read Cinematographer Rob Kositchek’s production notes and Director Rodney Allen Hooks’ comments posted on our community forum. We’d love to hear what you think too, so please feel free to join the conversation!
The […] Read MoreRead More