Sony F3L

Sony F3L
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*Camera comes pre-loaded with Sony S-Log Gamma Software


  • Super 35mm Exmor CMOS sensor
  • PL mount
  • 35mm Cine lens compatibility
  • Dual SxS card memory slots
  • 1920 x 1080 HD, Native 23.98p
  • Variable frame rates
  • Slow –mo (over-crank)/High-speed (under-crank) dial on body of camera
  • Internal ND filters
  • 5600K CC (electric color compensation) filter
  • Focus-assistance functions
  • HD/SD-SDI BNC outputs, Dual XLR inputs
  • 10-bit 4:2:2 HD-SDI Output
  • Genlock, Timecode
  • Optional S-Log/LUT workflow
  • Output to an external recorder in 10-bit 4:2:2 or 10-bit RGB

    Weight: 6 lbs (without lens)

    Notes: SxS memory cards are not included. Also, we will make every attempt to have a fully charged battery for you, but we can't guarantee it 100%. If you ABSOLUTELY need a fully charged battery, please request it via order notes.

    Rental Package Includes: Camera, PL mount adapter, stereo microphone, battery, charger, USB cable, strap


    The Sony F3 is a professional digital cinematography video camera that delivers a gorgeous shallow depth of field and impressive low light performance with it's large Super 35mm CMOS sensor. The F3 rivals Hollywood film cameras including complete compatibility with cine-style film lenses and consistency of vision for cinematographers who prefer shooting on 35mm film. The F3 uses flash-memory to capture video onto SxS memory cards for continuous recording or HD-SDI output ports for an external recorders such as the AJA Ki Mini Pro.  

    Additional specs:

    Recording Format

    MPEG-2 Long GOP
    HD HQ mode: VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@HL
    HD SP mode: CBR, 25 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@H-14
    SD mode: DVCAM

    Linear PCM (2ch, 16-bit, 48-kHz)

    NTSC Recording Frame Rates

    HD HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p
    1440 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p
    1280 x 720/59.94p, 29.97p, 23.98p

    HD SP mode: 1440 x 1080/59.94i, 23.98p

    SD mode: 720 x 480/59.94i, 29.97p

    Audio Sampling

    Linear PCM (2ch, 16-bit, 48-kHz)

    Maximum Recording Time

    HQ Mode:
    Approx. 100 min with (32 GB) memory card
    Approx. 50 min with (16 GB) memory card
    Approx. 25 min with (8 GB) memory card

    SP Mode:
    Approx. 140 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card
    Approx. 70 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card
    Approx. 35 min with SBP-8 (8 GB) memory card

    Slow & Quick Motion Function

    1 to 30 fps @1920 x 1080 (17 to 30 fps in dual-link mode)
    1 to 60 fps @1280 x 720 (17 to 60 fps in dual-link mode)


    Genlock In: BNC (x1 Input)
    Time Code In: BNC (x1 Input)
    Time Code Out: BNC (x1 Output)
    SDI Out: BNC( x1 Output) (HD/SD switchable with embedded audio)
    Component Out: Y/Pb/Pr Mini D (x1 Output)
    Composite Out: BNC (x1 Output)
    S-Video Out: Y: 1.0 (x1 Output)
    Line/Mic: XLR +48V (x2 Input)
    Audio In: CH-1/CH-2: XLR 3-pin (female) x 2, line/mic/mic +48 V selectable
    Headphone: 3.5mm Mini Jack, Rear: Stereo (x1 Output)
    USB: Type B Mini v2.0 (x1)
    Remote: 8-pin (x1 Input)

    Memory Card Slot (2) SxS Slots
    Recording/Playback Time HQ Mode:
    Approx. 100 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card
    Approx. 50 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card

    SP/SD Mode:
    Approx. 140 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card
    Approx. 70 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card

    LCD Monitor 3.5" Hybrid-type 16:9 Color LCD Monitor
    Approx. 921,000 effective pixels
    Power Requirements DC 12 V
    Power Consumption Approx. 24W (while recording, LCD viewfinder On)
    Built-In Microphone Omni-directional stereo electret condenser microphone
    Lens Mount PL mount
    Built-In Filters Neutral Density: CLEAR, 1/8, 1/64

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