One other attractive providing for seasoned professionals, DPs, digicam assistants, colorists, VR, and VFX departments is about to hit the market subsequent spring. Sony has simply introduced the most recent addition to its CineAlta digicam lineup – the VENICE 2. It appears that evidently Sony has saved the general physique I/O and mounting thread choices much like the modular configuration of the unique VENICE, however there’s a lot, way more.
In contrast to its predecessor, the 8.6K Sony VENICE 2 can shoot and document 8.6K footage at 30 fps and eight.2K in both 17:9 or 16:9 at as much as 60 fps. On high, it additionally has a number of 4K seize resolutions in full-frame, full-frame anamorphic, and Tremendous 35, and there are simply selectable full-frame modes equivalent to full 8.6K30, 8.2K60, 5.8K48, and 5.8K90.
Moreover, the VENICE 2 sensor raises the digicam’s dual-range base ISO to a formidable 800/3200 for cleaner photos in a wide range of conditions. The 8.6K sensor might be swapped with the 6K sensor from the unique VENICE to permit for increased body recording with the unique digicam.
Different noteworthy options embrace a formidable 16-stop dynamic vary, inside recording onto a high-speed ASX card, inside recording codecs as much as ProRes 4K 4444 and 422, and an interchangeable sensor with up to date usability and physique design.
The brand new 8.6K sensor additionally options, windowing, oversampling 8.6K to 4K image high quality, and optimum VFX and VR assist with its low noise, 8K output, and enhanced info.
As with the unique VENICE, the VENICE 2 comes with a detachable PL Mount that helps the Cooke /i Know-how lens metadata protocols, permitting you to work with cinema-style glass starting from classic to trendy.
Apparently, the PL Mount might be eliminated to get entry to a Sony E-Mount, thus accepting native E-mount lenses. The newcomer additionally options eight built-in and motorized ND filters vary from clear to seven stops of ND in one-stop increments.
Customers can even get entry to well-known options from the unique VENICE equivalent to assist for the X-OCN XT recording format, numerous de-squeeze ratios, cache rec perform, assist for 6G/12G output SDI, improved VF menu operations and Body Line setting and way more.
Different up to date options of the VENICE 2 embrace the flexibility to use 4K LUTs on output, 8K output over SDI (with the 8.6K sensor), an inside scratch microphone, a relocated LAN connector from the operator aspect to the assistant aspect, versatile anamorphic and full-frame license upgrades, improved 3D LUTs, Ethernet and wi-fi management of LUT and ASC-CDL configurations, and a 2-pin LEMO-type energy output.
Sony VENICE 2 Highlights
- X-OCN Inside Recording
- 4K ProRes 4444/422HQ Inside Recording
- Interchangeable CMOS 8.6K Sensor Block
- 16 Stops of Dynamic Vary,
- 800/3200 Base ISO Vary
- Detachable PL Mount, Cooke /i Protocol
- Sony E-Mount with Digital Contacts
- 8 x Built-in ND Filters
- Built-in Assistant-Facet Data Display
The Sony VENICE 2 is scheduled to begin transport in February 2022. No phrase on value but.
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