Edited by: Sharya Sharma
Last updated: January 24, 2023, 2:15 PM IST
Sony has launched its latest cinema line camera, the Sony ILME-FR7, in India. It features an interchangeable E-mount lens system, a 35mm full-frame sensor and built-in pan/tilt/zoom functionality, enabling versatile remote control and creative possibilities in studio, live production and more traditional filming situations. It also enables multi-camera workflows – for more demanding creative needs.
Sony ILME-FR7 Cinema Camera Features and Specifications
The Sony ILME-FR7 gets a back-illuminated 35mm full-frame CMOS image sensor Exmor R with 10.3 megapixels and a wide 15+ stop dynamic range. It also features dual-base native ISO with Cine EI mode, allowing base sensitivity to be set to ISO 800 or ISO 12800.
In addition, the camera also offers the option to record in 4K at up to 120 frames per second to capture slow-motion footage without compromising on resolution. Users can use the supported web app for easy control and remote control of the camera from a tablet or web browser.
Sony ILME-FR7 supports Sony’s RM-IP500 remote control, which can remotely control up to 100 PTZ cameras, making it ideal for multi-camera production setups, and being a PTZ camera, it offers a wide range of camera movements – with continuously variable pan and tilt speeds from 0.02 degrees per second to 60 degrees per second. It has a pan angle range of -170° to +170° and a tilt angle range of -30° to +195°. It can store up to 100 different camera position gifts.
For I/O and media types, the camera offers dual media slots supporting both CFexpress Type A and SDXC memory cards, and gains HDMI Type A and 12G-SDI connectors, LAN and AUDIO IN (XLR type 5 pin).
Sony ILME-FR7 Price and Availability in India
Sony India will make the camera available in India from January 31, 2023, but has not yet revealed the price and is only available on demand. Interested customers can contact Sony India for the same.
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