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Sony PMW-500 Operation Manual

Sony PMW-500 Operation Manual (203 pages)

Sony Camcorder User Manual  
Brand: Sony | Category: Camcorder | Size: 4.36 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Foreword11................................................................................................................................................................
Before Use11................................................................................................................................................................
Mode Indications in This Manual11................................................................................................................................................................
Features12................................................................................................................................................................
Using the CD-ROM14................................................................................................................................................................
Reading the CD-ROM Manuals14................................................................................................................................................................
Locations and Functions of Parts and Controls15................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply15................................................................................................................................................................
Accessory Attachments16................................................................................................................................................................
Operating and Connectors Section17................................................................................................................................................................
LCD Monitor26................................................................................................................................................................
HDVF-20A Viewfinder (Optional)28................................................................................................................................................................
CBK-VF01 Viewfinder (Optional)29................................................................................................................................................................
Status Display on the Viewfinder Screen30................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing a Power Supply35................................................................................................................................................................
Using a Battery Pack35................................................................................................................................................................
Using AC Power36................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching the Viewfinder37................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Viewfinder Position37................................................................................................................................................................
Using the BKW-401 Viewfinder Rotation Bracket38................................................................................................................................................................
Detaching the Eyepiece39................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Viewfinder Focus and Screen39................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Area of Use40................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Date/Time of the Internal Clock41................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting and Adjusting the Lens42................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Flange Focal Length42................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing the Audio Input System43................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Microphone to the MIC IN Connector43................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Microphones to the AUDIO IN Connectors44................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Line Input Audio Equipment47................................................................................................................................................................
Tripod Mounting48................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Video Light49................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Shoulder Strap49................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Shoulder Pad Position50................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Video Format51................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the Recording Mode53................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Video Format53................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Black Balance and the White Balance54................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Black Balance54................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the White Balance55................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Electronic Shutter57................................................................................................................................................................
Shutter Modes57................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the Shutter Mode and Shutter Speed57................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Reference Value for Automatic Iris Adjustment59................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Audio Level60................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Adjusting the Audio Levels of the Audio Inputs from the AUDIO IN CH-1/CH-2 Connectors60................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Adjusting the Audio Level of the MIC IN Connector60................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Audio on Channels 3 and 461................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Time Data62................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Timecode62................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the User Bits63................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing the Timecode63................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Shot Data65................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a Shot ID65................................................................................................................................................................
Handling SxS Memory Cards68................................................................................................................................................................
About SxS Memory Cards68................................................................................................................................................................
Loading and Ejecting SxS Memory Cards69................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the SxS Memory Card to Use70................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting (Initializing) SxS Memory Cards70................................................................................................................................................................
If You Load a Memory Card Formatted in the Different Recording Mode from the Mode Selected on the Camcorder71................................................................................................................................................................
Checking the Remaining Recording Time71................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring SxS Memory Cards72................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting (Initializing) USB Flash Drives73................................................................................................................................................................
Handling USB Flash Drives73................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring USB Flash Drives74................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Operations74................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Recorded Clips76................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Recorded Clips77................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Shot Marks77................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Operations77................................................................................................................................................................
Setting OK Marks78................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Time-lapse Video (Interval Rec Function)79................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting Stop Motion Animations (Frame Rec Function)81................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting with Slow & Quick Motion82................................................................................................................................................................
Recording with the Clip Continuous Rec Function83................................................................................................................................................................
Framing Shots with the Freeze Mix Function84................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Proxy Data While Recording Clips85................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Proxy Data85................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Proxy Data for Existing Clips86................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting All Proxy Data from a USB Flash Drive86................................................................................................................................................................
Loading a Planning Metadata File into Camcorder's Internal Memory87................................................................................................................................................................
Planning Metadata Operations87................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Clip Names in Planning Metadata88................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Shot Mark Names in Planning Metadata90................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail Screen91................................................................................................................................................................
Clip Playback91................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Clips94................................................................................................................................................................
Using Thumbnails to Search Inside Clips95................................................................................................................................................................
THUMBNAIL Menu Configuration96................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail Operations96................................................................................................................................................................
Basic THUMBNAIL Menu Operations98................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Thumbnail Screen Type98................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Clip Properties100................................................................................................................................................................
Adding and Deleting OK, NG or KP Marks101................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting Clips102................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Clips102................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Clips103................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying the Expand Thumbnail Screen104................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying the Essence Mark Thumbnail Screen105................................................................................................................................................................
Adding and Deleting Shot Marks106................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Clip Index Pictures106................................................................................................................................................................
Dividing Clips106................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Organization and Levels107................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Organization107................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Levels107................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Setup Menu Operations109................................................................................................................................................................
Menu List111................................................................................................................................................................
USER Menu (Factory Default Configuration)111................................................................................................................................................................
OPERATION Menu112................................................................................................................................................................
PAINT Menu129................................................................................................................................................................
MAINTENANCE Menu135................................................................................................................................................................
FILE Menu150................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Functions to Assignable Switches155................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the ASSIGN. 0 Switch155................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the ASSIGN. 2 Switch156................................................................................................................................................................
the ASSIGNABLE 4 and 5 Switches, and the COLOR TEMP Button156................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the RET Button on the Lens159................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Settings160................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Setting Data160................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Setting Data161................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting a File after Changing Its Contents162................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Scene Files162................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Scene Files162................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Scene Files163................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Lens Files164................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Lens File Data164................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Lens Files164................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Lens Files164................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Lens Files Automatically165................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading User Files165................................................................................................................................................................
Saving User Files165................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting External Monitors167................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Clips with a Computer169................................................................................................................................................................
Using the ExpressCard Slot of a Computer169................................................................................................................................................................
USB Connection with a Computer169................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting an External Device (i.LINK Connection)171................................................................................................................................................................
Recording the Camera Picture on an External Device171................................................................................................................................................................
Nonlinear Editing172................................................................................................................................................................
Recording External Input Signals172................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring a Shooting and Recording System173................................................................................................................................................................
Testing the Camcorder174................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance174................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning the Viewfinder174................................................................................................................................................................
Note about the Battery Terminal175................................................................................................................................................................
Operation Warnings176................................................................................................................................................................
Error Indication176................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Indication177................................................................................................................................................................
Important Notes on Operation184................................................................................................................................................................
Exchanging the Battery of the Internal Clock186................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications186................................................................................................................................................................
General186................................................................................................................................................................
Camera Block187................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Block188................................................................................................................................................................
Display188................................................................................................................................................................
Media Block188................................................................................................................................................................
Inputs/Outputs188................................................................................................................................................................
Supplied Accessories189................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Additional Equipment189................................................................................................................................................................
Chart of Optional Components and Accessories191................................................................................................................................................................
About i.LINK192................................................................................................................................................................
MPEG-4 Visual Patent Portfolio License193................................................................................................................................................................
MPEG-2 Video Patent Portfolio License193................................................................................................................................................................
About Bitmap Fonts193................................................................................................................................................................
About OpenSSL194................................................................................................................................................................
Index197................................................................................................................................................................
Sony PMW-500 Operation Manual

Sony PMW-500 Operation Manual (202 pages)

SOLID-STATE MEMORY CAMCORDER  
Brand: Sony | Category: Camcorder | Size: 8.02 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents4................................................................................................................................................................
Foreword10................................................................................................................................................................
Before Use10................................................................................................................................................................
Mode Indications in This Manual10................................................................................................................................................................
Features11................................................................................................................................................................
Locations and Functions of Parts and Controls13................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply13................................................................................................................................................................
Accessory Attachments14................................................................................................................................................................
Operating and Connectors Section15................................................................................................................................................................
LCD Monitor24................................................................................................................................................................
HDVF-20A Viewfinder (Optional)26................................................................................................................................................................
CBK-VF01 Viewfinder (Optional)27................................................................................................................................................................
Status Display on the Viewfinder Screen28................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing a Power Supply33................................................................................................................................................................
Using a Battery Pack33................................................................................................................................................................
Using AC Power34................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching the Viewfinder34................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Viewfinder Position35................................................................................................................................................................
Using the BKW-401 Viewfinder Rotation Bracket35................................................................................................................................................................
Detaching the Eyepiece36................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Viewfinder Focus and Screen37................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Area of Use38................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Date/Time of the Internal Clock39................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting and Adjusting the Lens39................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Flange Focal Length40................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing the Audio Input System41................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Microphone to the MIC IN Connector41................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Microphones to the AUDIO IN Connectors42................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching a UHF Portable Tuner (for a UHF Wireless Microphone System)43................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Line Input Audio Equipment44................................................................................................................................................................
Tripod Mounting45................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Video Light46................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Shoulder Strap47................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Shoulder Pad Position48................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Video Format49................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the Recording Mode51................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Video Format51................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Black Balance and the White Balance52................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Black Balance52................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the White Balance53................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Electronic Shutter55................................................................................................................................................................
Shutter Modes55................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the Shutter Mode and Shutter Speed55................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Reference Value for Automatic Iris Adjustment57................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Audio Level58................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Adjusting the Audio Levels of the Audio Inputs from the AUDIO IN CH-1/CH-2 Connectors58................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Adjusting the Audio Level of the MIC IN Connector58................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Audio on Channels 3 and 459................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Time Data60................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Timecode60................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the User Bits61................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing the Timecode61................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Shot Data63................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a Shot ID63................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Camcorder Settings and Status Information (Status Screens64................................................................................................................................................................
Handling SxS Memory Cards66................................................................................................................................................................
About SxS Memory Cards66................................................................................................................................................................
Loading and Ejecting SxS Memory Cards67................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the SxS Memory Card to Use68................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting (Initializing) SxS Memory Cards68................................................................................................................................................................
If You Load a Memory Card Formatted in the Different Recording Mode from the Mode Selected on the Camcorder69................................................................................................................................................................
Checking the Remaining Recording Time69................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring SxS Memory Cards70................................................................................................................................................................
Handling USB Flash Drives71................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting (Initializing) USB Flash Drives71................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring USB Flash Drives71................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Operations72................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Recorded Clips74................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Recorded Clips75................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Operations75................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Shot Marks75................................................................................................................................................................
Setting OK Marks76................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Time-lapse Video (Interval Rec Function)77................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting Stop Motion Animations (Frame Rec Function)79................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting with Slow & Quick Motion80................................................................................................................................................................
Recording with the Clip Continuous Rec Function81................................................................................................................................................................
Framing Shots with the Freeze Mix Function82................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Proxy Data83................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Proxy Data While Recording Clips83................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Proxy Data for Existing Clips84................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting All Proxy Data from a USB Flash Drive84................................................................................................................................................................
Planning Metadata Operations85................................................................................................................................................................
Loading a Planning Metadata File into Camcorder's Internal Memory85................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Clip Names in Planning Metadata86................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Shot Mark Names in Planning Metadata88................................................................................................................................................................
Clip Playback89................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail Screen89................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Clips92................................................................................................................................................................
Using Thumbnails to Search Inside Clips93................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail Operations94................................................................................................................................................................
THUMBNAIL Menu Configuration94................................................................................................................................................................
Basic THUMBNAIL Menu Operations96................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Thumbnail Screen Type96................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Clip Properties98................................................................................................................................................................
Adding and Deleting OK, NG or KP Marks99................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting Clips100................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Clips100................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Clips101................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying the Expand Thumbnail Screen102................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying the Essence Mark Thumbnail Screen103................................................................................................................................................................
Adding and Deleting Shot Marks104................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Clip Index Pictures104................................................................................................................................................................
Dividing Clips104................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Organization and Levels105................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Organization105................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Levels105................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Setup Menu Operations107................................................................................................................................................................
Menu List109................................................................................................................................................................
USER Menu (Factory Default Configuration)109................................................................................................................................................................
OPERATION Menu110................................................................................................................................................................
PAINT Menu128................................................................................................................................................................
MAINTENANCE Menu134................................................................................................................................................................
FILE Menu149................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Functions to Assignable Switches154................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the ASSIGN. 0 Switch154................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the ASSIGN. 2 Switch155................................................................................................................................................................
the ASSIGNABLE 4 and 5 Switches, and the COLOR TEMP Button155................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the RET Button on the Lens158................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Settings159................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Setting Data159................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Setting Data160................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting a File after Changing Its Contents161................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Scene Files161................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Scene Files161................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Scene Files162................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Lens Files163................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Lens File Data163................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Lens Files163................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Lens Files163................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Lens Files Automatically164................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading User Files164................................................................................................................................................................
Saving User Files164................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting External Monitors166................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Clips with a Computer168................................................................................................................................................................
Using the ExpressCard Slot of a Computer168................................................................................................................................................................
USB Connection with a Computer168................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting an External Device (i.LINK Connection)170................................................................................................................................................................
Recording the Camera Picture on an External Device170................................................................................................................................................................
Nonlinear Editing171................................................................................................................................................................
Recording External Input Signals171................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring a Shooting and Recording System172................................................................................................................................................................
Testing the Camcorder173................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance173................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning the Viewfinder173................................................................................................................................................................
Note about the Battery Terminal174................................................................................................................................................................
Operation Warnings175................................................................................................................................................................
Error Indication175................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Indication176................................................................................................................................................................
Important Notes on Operation183................................................................................................................................................................
Exchanging the Battery of the Internal Clock185................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications185................................................................................................................................................................
General185................................................................................................................................................................
Camera Block186................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Block187................................................................................................................................................................
Display187................................................................................................................................................................
Media Block187................................................................................................................................................................
Inputs/Outputs187................................................................................................................................................................
Supplied Accessories188................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Additional Equipment188................................................................................................................................................................
Chart of Optional Components and Accessories190................................................................................................................................................................
About i.LINK191................................................................................................................................................................
MPEG-4 Visual Patent Portfolio License192................................................................................................................................................................
MPEG-2 Video Patent Portfolio License192................................................................................................................................................................
About Bitmap Fonts192................................................................................................................................................................
About OpenSSL193................................................................................................................................................................
Index196................................................................................................................................................................
Sony PMW-500 Operation Manual

Sony PMW-500 Operation Manual (179 pages)

SOLID-STATE MEMORY CAMCORDER  
Brand: Sony | Category: Camcoder | Size: 7.55 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Foreword10................................................................................................................................................................
Before Use10................................................................................................................................................................
Mode Indications in This Manual10................................................................................................................................................................
Features11................................................................................................................................................................
Using the CD-ROM12................................................................................................................................................................
Reading the CD-ROM Manuals13................................................................................................................................................................
Locations and Functions of Parts and Controls13................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply13................................................................................................................................................................
Accessory Attachments14................................................................................................................................................................
Operating and Connectors Section15................................................................................................................................................................
LCD Monitor25................................................................................................................................................................
HDVF-20A Viewfinder (Optional)26................................................................................................................................................................
Status Display on the Viewfinder Screen27................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing a Power Supply32................................................................................................................................................................
Using a Battery Pack32................................................................................................................................................................
Using AC Power33................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching the Viewfinder34................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Viewfinder Position34................................................................................................................................................................
Using the BKW-401 Viewfinder Rotation Bracket35................................................................................................................................................................
Detaching the Eyepiece36................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Viewfinder Focus and Screen36................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Area of Use37................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Date/Time of the Internal Clock38................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting and Adjusting the Lens39................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Flange Focal Length39................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing the Audio Input System40................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Microphone to the MIC IN Connector40................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Microphones to the AUDIO IN Connectors41................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Line Input Audio Equipment44................................................................................................................................................................
Tripod Mounting45................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Video Light46................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Shoulder Strap46................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Shoulder Pad Position47................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Video Format48................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the Recording Mode50................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Video Format50................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Black Balance and the White Balance51................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Black Balance51................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the White Balance52................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Electronic Shutter54................................................................................................................................................................
Shutter Modes54................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the Shutter Mode and Shutter Speed54................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Reference Value for Automatic Iris Adjustment56................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the Audio Level57................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Adjusting the Audio Levels of the Audio Inputs from the AUDIO IN CH-1/CH-2 Connectors57................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Adjusting the Audio Level of the MIC IN Connector57................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Audio on Channels 3 and 458................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Time Data59................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Timecode59................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the User Bits60................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing the Timecode60................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Camcorder Settings and Status Information (Status Screens62................................................................................................................................................................
Handling S×S Memory Cards64................................................................................................................................................................
About S×S Memory Cards64................................................................................................................................................................
Loading and Ejecting S×S Memory Cards65................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the S×S Memory Card to Use66................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting (Initializing) S×S Memory Cards66................................................................................................................................................................
Mode from the Mode Selected on the Camcorder67................................................................................................................................................................
Checking the Remaining Recording Time67................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring S×S Memory Cards68................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Operations69................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Recorded Clips70................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Recorded Clips71................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Operations71................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Shot Marks71................................................................................................................................................................
Setting OK Marks72................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Time-lapse Video (Interval Rec Function)73................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting Stop Motion Animations (Frame Rec Function)75................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting with Slow & Quick Motion76................................................................................................................................................................
Recording with the Clip Continuous Rec Function77................................................................................................................................................................
Framing Shots with the Freeze Mix Function78................................................................................................................................................................
Clip Playback80................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail Screen80................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Clips83................................................................................................................................................................
Using Thumbnails to Search Inside Clips84................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail Operations85................................................................................................................................................................
THUMBNAIL Menu Configuration85................................................................................................................................................................
Basic THUMBNAIL Menu Operations87................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Thumbnail Screen Type87................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Clip Properties89................................................................................................................................................................
Adding and Deleting OK, NG or KP Marks90................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting Clips91................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Clips91................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Clips92................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying the Expand Thumbnail Screen93................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying the Essence Mark Thumbnail Screen94................................................................................................................................................................
Adding and Deleting Shot Marks94................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Clip Index Pictures95................................................................................................................................................................
Dividing Clips95................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Organization and Levels96................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Organization96................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Levels96................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Setup Menu Operations98................................................................................................................................................................
Menu List100................................................................................................................................................................
OPERATION Menu100................................................................................................................................................................
PAINT Menu113................................................................................................................................................................
MAINTENANCE Menu119................................................................................................................................................................
FILE Menu132................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Functions to Assignable Switches136................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the ASSIGN. 0 Switch136................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the ASSIGN. 2 Switch137................................................................................................................................................................
the ASSIGNABLE 4 and 5 Switches, and the COLOR TEMP Button137................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned to the RET Button on the Lens139................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Settings140................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Setting Data140................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Setting Data141................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting a File after Changing Its Contents141................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Scene Files142................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Scene Files142................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Scene Files142................................................................................................................................................................
Saving and Loading Lens Files143................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Lens File Data143................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Lens Files143................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Lens Files143................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Lens Files Automatically144................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting External Monitors145................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Clips with a Computer147................................................................................................................................................................
Using the ExpressCard Slot of a Computer147................................................................................................................................................................
USB Connection with a Computer147................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting an External Device (i.LINK Connection)149................................................................................................................................................................
Recording the Camera Picture on an External Device149................................................................................................................................................................
Nonlinear Editing150................................................................................................................................................................
Recording External Input Signals150................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring a Shooting and Recording System151................................................................................................................................................................
Testing the Camcorder152................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance152................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning the Viewfinder152................................................................................................................................................................
Note about the Battery Terminal153................................................................................................................................................................
Operation Warnings154................................................................................................................................................................
Error Indication154................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Indication155................................................................................................................................................................
Important Notes on Operation162................................................................................................................................................................
Exchanging the Battery of the Internal Clock164................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications164................................................................................................................................................................
General164................................................................................................................................................................
Camera Block165................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Block166................................................................................................................................................................
Display166................................................................................................................................................................
Media Block166................................................................................................................................................................
Inputs/Outputs166................................................................................................................................................................
Supplied Accessories167................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Additional Equipment167................................................................................................................................................................
Chart of Optional Components and Accessories169................................................................................................................................................................
About i.LINK170................................................................................................................................................................
MPEG-4 Visual Patent Portfolio License171................................................................................................................................................................
MPEG-2 Video Patent Portfolio License171................................................................................................................................................................
Index172................................................................................................................................................................
Sony PMW-500 Features

Sony PMW-500 Features (8 pages)

Solid State Memory Camcorder  
Brand: Sony | Category: Camcorder | Size: 1.62 MB