Sony PMW-300

 

 

The PMW-300 is the new XDCAM 422 camcorder from Sony which replaces the popular PMW-EX3.
 

The PMW-300Records full XDCAM HD 50mb/s 4:2:2 meeting broadcast HD standards around the world.
The camera has a robust metal body, an interchangeable 14x Fujinon HD lens and HD-resolution 3.5-inch colour LCD viewfinder (960x540 pixels) for precision focusing.

Utilizing a 15 second cache recording function, the PMW-300 can help prevent the loss of important scenes or events that occur up to 15 seconds before the camcorder’s REC start button is pressed.

Media is recorded onto SxS cards at upto 50 Mb/s which is easily and quickly transferred to a hard drive, ready for editing in Final Cut, Avid, Premier etc.

 

Recording Formats

HD422 Mode: MPEG-2 422P@HL, 50Mbps/ CBR
1920x1080/ 59.94i, 50i, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p
1280x720/ 59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p

HD420 Mode: MPEG-2 MP@HL, 35Mbps/ VBR
1920x1080/ 59.94i, 50i, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p
1440x1080/ 59.94i, 50i, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p
1280x720/ 59.94p, 50p, 23.98p

XAVC Intra-frame HD422 10bits 100 Mbps codec

SD Mode: IMX50
720x486/ 59.94i, 29.97PsF
720x576/ 50i, 25PsF

SD Mode: DVCAM
720x486/ 59.94i, 29.97PsF
720x576/ 50i, 25PsF

   
PMW-300 Shooting kit comprises of:  
   
  • Sony PMW-300 Camcorder
  • Interchangeable Fujinon 14x Zoom Lens
  • Matte Box
  • Tiffen polarizer filter
  • Sony SxS memory cards
  • Sony XQD memory cards
  • PAG L95E Batteries & charger
  • Small HD DP7-PRO-OLED-SX 7.7-inch field monitor
  • Dedolight Ledzilla 2 Bicolour LED camera light
  • Rain cover
  • Sachtler FSB8 Speedlock tripod
  • Induro Hi-hat tripod
  • 17" MacBook Pro Quad-Core i7 with Sony XDCAM Browser transfer software.

Also included is a sound and lighting kit.