This is not a technical review! I'm a screenwriter and film director and formerly exclusively worked on 35mm and 16mm. I bought the PMW-EX1 in January 2008, shortly after its release and have just shot an arthouse feature film on it. This is undoubtedly the best thing since Super 16mm for filmmaking.
The PMW-EX1 is the first in a new range of professional HD products - called XDCAM EX - which record onto memory-based SxS ExpressCard media. Designed from the ground up to exploit the ultimate high performance of SxS PRO memory cards, the PMW-EX1 combines a state-of-the-art, non-linear XDCAM workflow with simply the best HD quality yet seen in a compact camcorder.
This is a video based on my EX1 PICTURE PROFILE SETTINGS coming from my XDCAM PMW SONY EX1 They have been slightly graded to create a film look. I used cinegammas and other picture profiles ...
A crash course in the Sony PMW-EX1R video camera.
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The XDCAM EX PMW-EX1R is the direct successor to Sony’s first entry into memory recording – the PMW-EX1.The PMW-EX1R features a range of ergonomic enhancements of the EX1, including an improved hand grip, a one-push S & Q switch and a one-push Auto Iris button.
Successor models to the discontinued PMW-EX1/EX1R offer advanced new features, for example recording in MPEG HD422 at 50 Mbps, Wi-Fi remote control, multi-camera operation and many others. For more information please visit PMW-200 and PMW-150 product pages.
media in which clips of formats not supported by the PMW-EX1/EX3/EX30 have been recorded cannot be used. In addition, the setting data (page 93) including picture profiles of the PMW-EX1R cannot be used on the PMW-EX1/EX3/EX30 and vice versa. Fragmentation If pictures cannot be recorded/reproduced properly, try formatting the recording medium.
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Product Information. The Sony PMW-EX1R is ideal for operators from broadcasters to independent filmmakers, offering workflow efficiency, flexibility, and superior 1080 x 1980 HD resolution in a compact semi-shoulder design.