Sony’s affordable switcher makes it easy for a single operator, or small team, to produce a broadcast quality live event. Award-winning DoP Jeremy Humphries put this to the test by asking London’s leading TV Community Channel to cover one of London’s biggest events with an MCX-500-based solution.
Whether it’s an off-piste ski jump from a helicopter or a 30-feet underwater free dive, director Thierry Donard and cameraman Simon Favier know exactly how to catch the “perfect moment”, with the help of Sony’s PXW-FS7 and PXW-FS5.
“As it’s so small, so light, it makes a fantastic camera to just go out into the world and shoot. Because the camera is so unintimidating, it was so easy to take it everywhere.”