Sony HXR-MC2500 Camcorder - - Sony HXR-MC250 Professional Camcorder gives its users the opportunity to create productions with professional-grade video and audio quality. This high-tech device records and plays 1080p video formats. The device supports media types such as Memory Stick PRO Duo, and SDXC/SDHC/SD.
Video Equipment - When it comes to pro-quality run-and-gun video production, you really can't go wrong with a Sony HXR-MC2500 shoulder-mount AVCHD camcorder. Sweetwater video pros recommend this camera for concert videography, interviews, and most other essential video applications. A 26.8mm Sony G wide-angle lens delivers high-quality optical imaging, and thanks to the HXR-MC2500's onboard Exmor R CMOS sensor, you get excellent low-light performance too. When it comes to recording on the move, the onboard Optical SteadyShot with Active Mode delivers 10-fold camera shake and sway reduction, so the only one who'll know how bumpy the footage could have been will be you. Time code and user bit embedding, as well as redundant recording, put the finishing touches on the Sony HXR-MC2500.Sony HXR-MC2500 Shoulder-mount AVCHD Camcorder at a Glance: Excellent optics deliver clear imaging, even in low light. Continuous control options let you get creative. Monitoring options let you frame your shots with confidence. Get smooth stabilization with SteadyShot and Active Mode. Full support for professional production workflows. Excellent optics deliver clear imaging, even in low lightWhen it comes to shooting great video, there's no substitution for stellar optics and imaging. The Sony HXR-MC2500 starts off strong with a 26.8mm Sony G lens, considered by many video professionals to be on par with the best optics out there. These optics are backed by a 1/4-type back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor, which is famous for its superb low-light handling. A 12 x optical zoom (2.9mm to 34.8mm) lets you frame wide or get in close for flexible shot composition. Continuous control options let you get creativeSpeaking of shot composition, if you want to get maximum creative control, then being able to adjust key parameters on the fly is absolutely essential. That's why Sweetwater video pros love the HXR-MC2500's assignable lens ring, which lets you put focus, white balance, exposure, and other settings at your fingertips. Another extremely cool way to control your settings is via WiFi. Start and stop recording, zoom in, adjust the iris, and even touch to auto focus - all from your smartphone or tablet!Monitoring options let you frame your shots with confidenceAn OLED Tru-Finder electronic viewfinder provides you with extremely accurate monitoring, even in dim environments. This high-contrast, wide-angle viewfinder offers approximately 1.44 million dots of high-contrast resolution, ensuring that you'll never miss a critical detail. In addition to pristine viewing, all the essential information you need is available at a glance, so you won't have to take your eye off the action. And when it comes to low-position shooting, the 3 high-res LCD panel and handle-mounted controls add an extra degree of utility to the HXR-MC2500.Get smooth stabilization with SteadyShot and Active ModeNothing ruins good footage like bad camera shake, and when you only get one chance to capture the best video you can get, you want Sony's cutting-edge Active Mode SteadyShot technology. This 3-way shake-canceling system combines optical and digital stabilization to compensate bouncing, shaking, and swaying that plague unmounted recordings. Active Mode processing even covers the rolling shake you get when you walk. How good is it? Let's just say that if The Blair Witch Project were shot with a Sony HXR-MC2500, then it wouldn't have made people seasick.Full support for professional production workflowsWhether you need to attach an optional wireless microphone or record simultaneously to the internal memory and removable media, the Sony HXR-MC2500 has you covered. Its Multi Interface Shoe (MI Shoe) lets you attach after-market options, such as wireless receivers or LED video lights. In addition to the internal 32GB solid-state memory, you can plug in Memory Stick or SD card media, with options to record across both disks (Relay) or redundantly to each (Simultaneous), which is great... More Info