Sony PXW-FS7

Access Privileges: Must be taking Senior Tutorial (FMMC700) or Callaborative Video Project (FMMC1020) and must have completed Camera Workshop taught by Ethan and Qian


Pairing a professional 4K camera with a full-frame, powered zoom lens, this PXW-FS7 4K XDCAM Super35 Camcorder Kit with 28 to 135mm Zoom Lens from Sony provides you with a camera and lens system ready for today’s 4K single-camera productions. Well suited to documentaries, news magazines, or as the base of a kit to build upon for commercial production. The camera supports simultaneous or relay recording of HD or UHD 4K to integrated XQD media card slots.

The included Sony 28 to 135mm power zoom lens covers the full frame format, and supports 4K resolution. It features a Sony E-mount, which allows it to mount directly on the camera without requiring an adapter. The power zoom features a constant maximum aperture of f/4, so there is no exposure ramping as you zoom. It features separate geared focus, zoom, and iris rings for manual image control.

Tech Specs:

  • Sensor Size  – Super 35mm Single-Chip Exmor CMOS
  • Lens Mount  – Sony E-Mount (Can be converted to Canon EF-Mount)
  • Recording Media –  2x XQD
  • Codec  – XAVC
  • Audio Inputs  – 2x XLR w/ Phantom Power
  • Video Outputs  – HDMI, SDI



Instruction Manual:

Sony PXW-FS7 Recommended (Default) Settings

Sony PXW-FS7 User Manual

Ultimate Guide for Cine EI on the Sony PXW-FS7


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