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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................................................................................................................................................................
Access Lamp21................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Button22................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Monitor26................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Format27................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Mode27................................................................................................................................................................
Status Display27................................................................................................................................................................
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................................................................................................................................................................
Access Lamp19................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Button20................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Monitor24................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Mode25................................................................................................................................................................
Status Display25................................................................................................................................................................
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: Camcorder | 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................................................................................................................................................................
Access Lamp19................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Monitor25................................................................................................................................................................
Hdvf-20a Viewfinder (optional)26................................................................................................................................................................
Status Display On The Viewfinder Screen27................................................................................................................................................................
Viewfinder Screen28................................................................................................................................................................
Color Temperature29................................................................................................................................................................
Video Format30................................................................................................................................................................
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 Operation Manual

Sony PMW-500 Operation Manual (176 pages)

solid-state memory  
Brand: Sony | Category: Other | Size: 7.41 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents4................................................................................................................................................................
Foreword9................................................................................................................................................................
Features10................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Software11................................................................................................................................................................
Reading The Cd-rom Manuals12................................................................................................................................................................
Accessory Attachments13................................................................................................................................................................
Operating And Connectors Section14................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Monitor24................................................................................................................................................................
Hdvf-20a Viewfinder (optional)25................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing A Power Supply31................................................................................................................................................................
Using Ac Power32................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Viewfinder Position33................................................................................................................................................................
Detaching The Eyepiece34................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Viewfinder Focus And Screen35................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Area Of Use36................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Date/time Of The Internal Clock37................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Flange Focal Length38................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing The Audio Input System39................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Microphones To The Audio In Connectors40................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Line Input Audio Equipment42................................................................................................................................................................
Tripod Mounting43................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Video Light44................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Shoulder Strap45................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Shoulder Pad Position46................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Video Format47................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting The Recording Mode49................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Black Balance And The White Balance50................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The White Balance51................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Electronic Shutter53................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Reference Value For Automatic Iris Adjustment55................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Audio Level56................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Time Data58................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The User Bits59................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Camcorder Settings And Status Information (status Screens61................................................................................................................................................................
Handling S×s Memory Cards63................................................................................................................................................................
Loading And Ejecting S×s Memory Cards64................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting (initializing) S×s Memory Cards65................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring S×s Memory Cards67................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Operations68................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Recorded Clips69................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Recorded Clips70................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Ok Marks71................................................................................................................................................................
Clip Playback79................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Clips82................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail Operations84................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Thumbnail Screen Type86................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Clip Properties88................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting Clips90................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Clips91................................................................................................................................................................
Adding And Deleting Shot Marks93................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Clip Index Pictures94................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Menu Organization And Levels95................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Setup Menu Operations97................................................................................................................................................................
Menu List99................................................................................................................................................................
Paint Menu112................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Menu118................................................................................................................................................................
File Menu131................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Functions To Assignable Switches135................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned To The Assign. 2 Switch136................................................................................................................................................................
Functions That Can Be Assigned To The Ret Button On The Lens138................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Loading Settings139................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Setting Data140................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Loading Scene Files141................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Loading Lens Files142................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Lens Files Automatically143................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting External Monitors144................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Clips With A Computer146................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting An External Device (i.link Connection)148................................................................................................................................................................
Nonlinear Editing149................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Shooting And Recording System150................................................................................................................................................................
Testing The Camcorder151................................................................................................................................................................
Note About The Battery Terminal152................................................................................................................................................................
Operation Warnings153................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Indication154................................................................................................................................................................
Important Notes On Operation161................................................................................................................................................................
Exchanging The Battery Of The Internal Clock163................................................................................................................................................................
Camera Block164................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Block165................................................................................................................................................................
Supplied Accessories166................................................................................................................................................................
Chart Of Optional Components And Accessories168................................................................................................................................................................
About I.link169................................................................................................................................................................
Mpeg-4 Visual Patent Portfolio License170................................................................................................................................................................
Index171................................................................................................................................................................
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