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A7RII going black while in 4k using external monitor! HELP


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#1 Charlie Manton_68324

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Posted 04 April 2016 - 04:27 PM

Hi,

 

Using the Sony A7RII for a shoot tomorrow. 
Have an external HDMI monitor and when I try to record 4K the internal sony monitor goes black...


Any help?

THANKS!


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#2 Robin R Probyn

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Posted 04 April 2016 - 06:16 PM

Sounds like a processing limitation.. it cant out put to both at the same time in Rec mode..  work off the monitor.. ?


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#3 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 04 April 2016 - 06:19 PM

Quite a few v-DSLRs did this over time. Normally you'd pass through your recorder into another monitor for operating, and sometimes even a 3rd for AC/ing-- though they could also work off of the recorder if it happened to have a monitor on it.


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